Written by noted quantum computing theorist Scott Aaronson, this
book takes readers on a tour through some of the deepest ideas of
maths, computer science and physics. Full of insights, arguments
and philosophical perspectives, the book covers an amazing array of
topics. Beginning in antiquity with Democritus, it progresses
through logic and set theory, computability and complexity theory,
quantum computing, cryptography, the information content of... more...