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The "Genius" of Richard Feynman

Writer James Gleick is a former New York Times science reporter and author of the best seller "Chaos." He discusses his new book, "Genius," about Richard Feynman. After Einstein, Feynman is considered to be the father of modern physics. His reputation is controversial because of his involvement in the development of the atom bomb.


Other segments from the episode on November 9, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 9, 1992: Interview with Ursula Seinege; Interview with James Gleick; Tribute to Ralph Manheim.


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