This Idea Is Brilliant Lost, Overlooked, and Underappreciated Scientific Concepts Everyone Should Know


February, 2018

What scientific term or concept ought to be more widely known? That is the question John Brockman, publisher of the acclaimed science salon (“The world’s smartest website”—The Guardian), presented to 205 of the world’s most influential thinkers from across the intellectual spectrum—award-winning physicists, economists, psychologists, philosophers, novelists, artists, and more. From the origins of the universe to the order of everyday life, This Idea Is Brilliant takes readers on a tour of the bold, exciting, and underappreciated scientific concepts that will enrich every mind.

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