4 Works in The Cyberiad - Stanislaw Lem

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    A Maxwell's Demon of the Second Kind proves to be more trouble than it is worth, and Trurl and Klapaucius do some cosmological tinkering with predictable results. The Problem of Pain, the Origin of Life-as-we-know-it, the riddle of the Universe's accelerating expansion, and the invention of the snowglobe are considered in passing.

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    In which Trurl the Magnificent builds a device to meddle with things that probably ought to be left alone, and invites his friend Klapaucius to test it.

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    In which Trurl and Klapaucius, the far-famed constructors, visit a planet whose inhabitants hold ridiculous misconceptions about religion. Can their problems be solved with the aid of the Higher Mathematics?

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