The Tao of Physics Author:Fritjof Capra The mystics explore it through meditation. The nuclear physicists explore it through experimentation and hypothesis. It's the universe as we understand it today, a 'cosmic dance' of paradoxical yet unified relationships -- an organic vision brilliantly evoked by a gifted and thoughtful physicist. — "Mystics understand the roots of the Tao but n... more »ot its branches; scientists understand its branches but not its roots. Science does not need mysticism and mysticism does not need science; but man needs both." -- Fritjof Capra in 'The Tao of Physics'
"A brilliant bestseller... Lucidly analyzes the tenets of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism to show their striking parallels with the latest discoveries in the cyclotrons." -- Douglas Auchincloss, NEW YORK MAGAZINE« less