"One of the great science classics of the 20th century.... This is the book that provided the inspiration that gave birth to molecular biology and the discovery of DNA." Research News and Opportunities in Science and Theology
"...delightful...Schrödinger writes in a naturally relaxed and pleasant tone that leads us through the difficulties of his subject...It is well worth the trouble. For the serious student of origin-of-life theories, it is the obvious place to start." The Boston Book Review
Includes an exploration of "the question" which lies at the heart of biology (What is Life?), an investigation of a relationship which still puzzles philosophers (Mind and Matter), and autobiographical sketches, published and translated for the first time.
Afterwards your definition of what "life" is will have changed forever.Published 11 months ago by Georg
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This is a top notch book written by one the pioneers of the Quantum Theory. And this is an absolutely remarkable book by Erwin Schrodinger.Published on March 4 2013 by champinn
Strange that the only thing biologists see in this book is Schroedinger's vague prediction of DNA. I honestly can't find this anywhere in the book, and believe it's the result of... Read morePublished on March 25 2003 by Brandon E. Wolfe
This book is actually three essays in one book. The first is the essay of the title, the second a more metaphysical description called "Mind and Matter" and the last an... Read morePublished on April 11 2002 by Frank Bierbrauer
Schrodinger states early in the book that the book does not attempts to explain life, but rather touches a very small part of the explanation - he endorses the hypothesis that... Read morePublished on March 17 2002 by Alok Govil
Dr. Schrodinger has put together a book of dna (life) for absolutely anyone interested. Origins is the keel of the write but there is something here I would like to describe as the... Read morePublished on Jan. 16 2002 by Sheila Halvie
Of all the books on my bookshelf, this tiny book which can be read in just a few hours, is one of the most important. Not only to me, but to science. Read morePublished on Sept. 27 2001 by Chris McKinstry
This book shows how a real genius works and thinks, not just Physics but all dimensions of the science. Read morePublished on May 11 2001 by Muzaffer Muctehitzade