How the Hippies Saved Physics

How the Hippies Saved Physics

Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival

Book - 2011
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Describes how a quirky band of misfit science students at Berkeley in the 1970s altered the course of modern physics while studying quantum theory alongside Eastern mysticism and psychic mind reading while lounging in hot tubs and dabbling with LSD.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780393076363
0393076369
Branch Call Number: 530.09227/KAISER
Characteristics: xxvi, 372 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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stewstealth
Mar 25, 2012

Not sure if this subject required a whole book- Quick to read. About the personalities in the 1960's and 1970's who helped revitalize thought experiments on quantum entanglement which ultimately led to actual experiments and new insight.

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