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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Between Inner Space and Outer Space: Essays on Science, Art, and Philosophy.    

The World Within the World

John D. Barrow - Science - 1988 - 398 pages
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The Infinite Book: A Short Guide to the Boundless, Timeless and Endless

John D. Barrow - Science - 2007 - 352 pages
For a thousand years, infinity has proven to be a difficult and illuminating challenge for mathematicians and theologians. It certainly is the strangest idea that humans have ...
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The Book of Nothing: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins ...

John D. Barrow - Science - 2009 - 384 pages
What conceptual blind spot kept the ancient Greeks (unlike the Indians and Maya) from developing a concept of zero? Why did St. Augustine equate nothingness with the Devil ...
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100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know: Math Explains Your World

John D. Barrow - Mathematics - 2010 - 304 pages
“Where else does math become a romp, full of entertaining tricks and turns?”—Bryce Christensen, Booklist Have you ever considered why you always get stuck in the longest line ...
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Impossibility : The Limits of Science and the Science of Limits: The Limits ...

John D. Barrow - Fiction - 1998 - 292 pages
Are there some things we can never think, or know, let alone do? In this fascinating book, acclaimed author John Barrow reveals the often paradoxical limits on knowledge and ...
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The Book of Universes

John D. Barrow - Science - 2011 - 368 pages
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Pi in the sky: counting, thinking, and being

John D. Barrow - Mathematics - 1992 - 317 pages
Discusses the history and nature of mathematics, describes the origins of counting, and looks at the individuals who have made important mathematical discoveries
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Science and Ultimate Reality: Quantum Theory, Cosmology, and Complexity

John D. Barrow, Paul C. W. Davies, Charles L. Harper, Jr - Science - 2004 - 721 pages
Fascinating contributions from leading researchers in physics and philosophy, inspired by the work of Wheeler.
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Cosmic Imagery: Key Images in the History of Science

John D. Barrow - Science - 2008 - 608 pages
Uses iconic images to teach the history of modern science, from early depictions of the constellations to magnifications of single atoms.
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