May 13, 2002

Stephen Wolfram’s A New Kind of Science”

From the publisher’s summary of A New Kind of Science:

This long-awaited work from one of the world’s most respected scientists presents a series of dramatic discoveries never before made public. Starting from a collection of simple computer experiments—illustrated in the book by striking computer graphics—Stephen Wolfram shows how their unexpected results force a whole new way of looking at the operation of our universe.”