Wolfram has verified there is no 64-bit version of this. It is priced at $65 (U.S.) and runs on Windows computers. --Therese Littleton/. Based on the very same programs that Stephen Wolfram used to create the graphics in his book A New Kind of Science, this product allows you to experience the discoveries of the book on your own computer, repeating Wolfram's experiments and trying ones of your own. Includes over 450 experiments. This product fails to install on any 64-bit Windows system. Based on the very same programs that Stephen Wolfram used to create the graphics in his book, A New Kind of Science Explorer allows you to experience the discoveries of the book on your own computer, repeating Wolfram's experiments and trying ones of your own. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. This page works best with JavaScript. Even advanced researchers will find NKS Explorer a valuable tool for studying new rules and systems beyond the book. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Reviewed in the United States on November 7, 2002. This product fails to install on any 64-bit Windows system. That includes Mac OS X and Mac OS 8.6-9.x. I had to return it. Wolfram is married to a mathematician and has four children. Wolfram's father Hugo was a textile manufacturer and novelist (Into a Neutral Country) and his mother Sybil was a professor of philosophy at the University of Oxford. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Starting from a collection of simple computer experiments---illustrated in the book by striking computer graphics---Wolfram shows how their unexpected results force a whole new way of looking at the operation of. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Start by marking “A New Kind of Science: A New Kind of Science Explorer bundle” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. "A New Kind of Science" isn't for the mathematically or algorithmicly faint of heart. Reviewed in the United States on April 19, 2018. September 1st 2002 With patience, insight, and self-confidence to spare, Wolfram outlines a fundamental new way of modeling complex systems./ On the frontier of complexity science since he was, Physics and computer science genius Stephen Wolfram, whose Mathematica computer language launched a multimillion-dollar company, now sets his sights on a more daunting goal: understanding the universe. I think that NKS Explorer is ideal not only as a companion to A New Kind of Science, but also as a tool for serious research. I had to return it. The graphics in A New Kind of Science show striking resemblance to the patterns we see in nature every day./ Wolfram wrote the book in a distinct style meant to make it easy to read, even for nontechies; a basic familiarity with logic is helpful but not essential. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. He has a younger brother, Conrad. Whether or not Wolfram's revolution ultimately gives us the keys to the universe, his new science is absolutely awe-inspiring. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on April 19, 2018. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Based on the very same programs that Stephen Wolfram used to create the graphics in his book, A New Kind of Science, this product allows you to experience the discoveries of the book on your own computer, repeating Wolfram's experiments and trying ones of your own. With patience, insight, and self-confidence to spare, Wolfram outlines a fundamental new way of modeling complex systems./