(books "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" and "What Do You Care What Other People Think?'")
(March 10 to May 13, 2001) Ralph Leighton and his writings, "Tuva or Bust!," inspired Peter Parnell's play, "QED," in a world premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Gordon Davidson was director.
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Richard P. Feynman
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The stars are made of the same atoms as the earth. I usually pick one small topic like this to give a lecture on. Poets say science takes away from the beauty of the stars - mere gobs of gas atoms. Nothing is "mere." I too can see the stars on a desert night, and feel them. But do I see less or more? The vastness of the heavens stretches my imagination - stuck on this carousel my little eye can ...
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 289-291. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.