These are questions Roberta B. Ness undertakes in Genius Unmasked, a readable, thoughtful, provocative study of innovators and innovation. Genius Unmasked has 11 ratings and 4 reviews. Genius can seem incomprehensible even to seasoned researchers. Einstein’s theory of special relativity, Rut. Roberta Ness is the author of Genius Unmasked ( avg rating, 11 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), The Creativity Crisis ( avg rating, 8 ratings.
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Book review: ‘Genius Unmasked,’ by Roberta B. Ness
Genius Unmasked reveals the true nature of genius, taking the reader on a journey through the lives and minds of more than a dozen brilliant scientists, ranging from Darwin, Einstein, Edison, and Pasteur, to such lesser known but important innovators as Maria Montessori. Genius Unmasked is an adventure through the lives and minds of more than a dozen genius scientists. Geniuses are not omnipotent. Amy marked it as to-read May 08, Einstein’s theory of special relativity, Rutherford’s glimpse into the invisible heart unmasker the atom–such astonishing breakthroughs seem almost magical–like bolts of insight arising from nowhere.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Even the greatest of innovative minds used a cognitive tool box that can be opened and understood. Cameron and Gretchen M.
I learned a lot about being innovative and also about the people behind some of the most important innovations of our time. Genius Unmasked reveals the nature of genius.
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