Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli

This book is a succinct and enlightening introduction to the fundamental concepts of modern physics, presented in seven easy-to-understand lessons. The lessons cover topics such as general relativity, quantum mechanics, the architecture of the cosmos, particles, quantum gravity, probability, time, and the human perspective on these scientific wonders. The book aims to bridge the gap between the complex world of modern physics and the general public's understanding, making the often intimidating subject accessible and engaging for all readers.

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Total Points: 129

Since this book was first published in 2015, there is a penalty of 65.6%. The age adjusted score is 44.38.

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