By James Gleick
The million-copy bestseller through nationwide booklet Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist James Gleick that finds the technology in the back of chaos theory
A paintings of well known technological know-how within the culture of Stephen Hawking and Carl Sagan, this 20th-anniversary version of James Gleick’s groundbreaking bestseller Chaos introduces an entire new readership to chaos thought, essentially the most major waves of clinical wisdom in our time. From Edward Lorenz’s discovery of the Butterfly impression, to Mitchell Feigenbaum’s calculation of a common consistent, to Benoit Mandelbrot’s inspiration of fractals, which created a brand new geometry of nature, Gleick’s attractive narrative specializes in the most important figures whose genius converged to chart an cutting edge course for technological know-how. In Chaos,Gleick makes the tale of chaos thought not just interesting but additionally available to newcomers, and opens our eyes to a shocking new view of the universe.