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Shan Gao received his Ph.D. in Philosophy of Physics from University of Sydney in 2013. He is a theoretical physicist and philosopher of physics, whose major interests are foundations of quantum mechanics, philosophy of physics, history of modern physics, and philosophy of mind. His original ideas, including random discontinuous motion, quantum superluminal communication and quantum panpsychism, have been published in professional journals such as International Journal of Theoretical Physics, Foundations of Physics, Minds and Machines, Journal of Consciousness Studies, and so on. He is the author of God Does Play Dice with the Universe, Quantum Physics: From Illusion to Reality, Understanding Quantum Physics: An Advanced Guide for the Perplexed and several other books. His first popular science book Quantum (in Chinese) is very successful, and it has sold more than ten thousands copies in China during the last few years. For more details please visit http://gucas.academia.edu/ShanGao.

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Understanding Gravity: Newton, Einstein, Verlinde?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
This little book aims to introduce and examine the recent intriguing idea of gravity as an entropic force.
Quantum Physics: From Illusion to Reality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This book aims to explain quantum physics to the layman with a famous experiment, the double-slit experiment.
God Does Play Dice with the Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
In the early morning of 12 October 1993, I experienced a sudden enlightenment. At that moment, I felt that my body permeated the whole universe and I was united with it. A clear picture then appeared: a particle is jumping in a random and discontinuous way. It is not inert but active, moving purely by its own "free will". Maybe Einstein was wrong; God does play dice with the universe.

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