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Into the Cool: Energy Flow, Thermodynamics, and Life

Into the Cool: Energy Flow, Thermodynamics, and Life

by Eric D. Schneider, Dorion Sagan

Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226739373
Pages: 378
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 10 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-22
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Scientists, theologians, and philosophers have all sought to answer the questions of why we are here and where we are going. Finding this natural basis of life has proved elusive, but in the eloquent and creative Into the Cool, Eric D. Schneider and Dorion Sagan look for answers in a surprising place: the second law of thermodynamics. This second law refers to energy's inevitable tendency to change from being concentrated in one place to becoming spread out over time. In this scientific tour de force, Schneider ...