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Decoding the universe : how the new science of information is explaining everything in the cosmos, from our brains to black holes

Author: Charles Seife
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2007.
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In this book, science journalist Charles Seife takes us to the cutting edge of information theory, a science that is showing us the meaning of our genes, the nature of parallel universes, and the fate of our cosmos.--[book cover].
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Seife
ISBN: 9780143038399 0143038397
OCLC Number: 72799929
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Redundancy --
Demons --
Information --
Life --
Faster than light --
Paradox --
Quantum information --
Conflict --
Cosmos.
Responsibility: Charles Seife.

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In this book, science journalist Charles Seife takes us to the cutting edge of information theory, a science that is showing us the meaning of our genes, the nature of parallel universes, and the fate of our cosmos.--[book cover].

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