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Aletter from Bombay ;Lessons in obscurity Invisible world ;Thekind of motion we call heat Dr. Boltzmann of Vienna ;Theprecocious genius Irreversible changes ;Theenigma of entropy "You will not fit in" ;Thedaunting Prussians TheBritish engagement ;Parsons, lawyers, and physicists "It's easy to mistake a great stupidity for a great discovery" ;Philosophy seduces physics American innovations ;New world, new ideas Theshock of the new ;Thearrival of the atomic century Beethoven in heaven ;Shadows of the mind Annus mirabilis, annus mortis ;Einstein rises, and a man falls.