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Text î Faust in Copenhagen A Struggle for the Soul of Physics Ð Gino Segrè Rably toward totalitarianism and war In April of that year about forty of the world’s leading physicists including Werner Heisenberg Lise Meitner and Paul Dirac came to Niels Bohr’s Copenhagen Institute for their annual informal meeting about the frontiers of physics Physicist Gino Segrè brings to life this historic gathering which ended with a humorous skit This amazing book follows the history of the development of u

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Faust in Copenhagen A Struggle for the Soul of PhysicsBased on Goethe’s Faust a skit that eerily foreshadowed events that would soon unfold Little did the scientists know the Faustian bargains they would face in the near future Capturing the interplay between the great scientists as well as the discoveries they discussed and debated Segrè evokes the moment when physics and the world was about to lose its innocence The great physicist Neils Bohr used to invite all the great p