Penrose

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Contemporary Examples of penrose

  • The six-volume complete Penrose will be reviewed in a future edition of the TLS.

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    The Best of Brit Lit

    Peter Stothard

    December 13, 2010

Historical Examples of penrose

  • I say, Penrose, I'd like to ask you a couple of questions, if you don't mind?

    Triplanetary

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • "Some of it was, but most of it wasn't," Penrose interrupted in turn.

    Triplanetary

    Edward Elmer Smith

  • "Yes, we've settled in," he said quietly, as Penrose took stock.

    Marriage la mode

    Mrs. Humphry Ward

  • "We will see about this in the morning," said Mr. Penrose, significantly.

    The Dude Wrangler

    Caroline Lockhart

  • If Mr. Penrose had needed encouragement they would have furnished it.

    The Dude Wrangler

    Caroline Lockhart


penrose in Science

Penrose

[pĕnrōz′]Roger Born 1931
  1. British mathematical astronomer and physicist who worked with Stephen Hawking to explain the physics of black hole formation. He is also known for his theories on artificial intelligence.
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