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  • Gravity by Jim Al-Khalili
    Gravity (English, Hardback)

    Part of the ALL-NEW LADYBIRD EXPERT SERIES....

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  • Life on the Edge by Jim Al-Khalili
    Life on the Edge (English, Paperback)

    Guiding the reader through the maze of rapidly unfolding discovery, Al-Khalili and McFadden communicate vividly the excitement of this explosive new field of quantum biology, with its potentially revolutionary applications, and also offer insights into the biggest puzzle of all: what is life?

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  • Quantum Mechanics (A Ladybird Expert Book) by Jim Al-Khalili
    Quantum Mechanics (A Ladybird Expert Book) (English, Hardback)

    Quantum Mechanics is the second book of a new series of titles written for an adult readership and produced in the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the original Ladybirds....

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  • Pathfinders by Jim Al-Khalili
    Pathfinders (English, Paperback)

    For over 700 years the international language of science was Arabic. Surveying the golden age of Arabic science, the author reintroduces such figures as the Iraqi physicist Ibn al-Haytham, who practised the modern scientific method over half a century before Bacon.

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  • Quantum by Jim Al-Khalili
    Quantum (English, Paperback)

    From Schrodinger's cat to Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, this book untangles the weirdness of the quantum world.

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  • Paradox by Jim Al-Khalili
    Paradox (English, Paperback)

    This book is about my own personal favourite puzzles and conundrums in science, all of which have famously been referred to as paradoxes, but which turn out not to be paradoxes at all when considered carefully and viewed from the right angle.

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  • Black Holes, Wormholes and Time Machines by Jim Al-Khalili
    Black Holes, Wormholes and Time Machines (English, Paperback)

    Bringing the material up to date, Black Holes, Wormholes and Time Machines, Second Edition captures the new ideas and discoveries made in physics since the publication of the best-selling first edition. While retaining the popular format and style of its predecessor, this edition explores the latest developments in high-energy astroparticle physics and Big Bang cosmology....

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  • Aliens by Dr Jim Al-Khalili
    Aliens (English, Hardback)

    Presents a collection of essays examining the current research on the possibility of life on other planets.

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  • Atom (Icon Science) by Piers Bizony
    Atom (Icon Science) (English, Paperback)

    How 200 years of classical physics was turned on its head

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  • Nucleus by Ray Mackintosh
    Nucleus (English, Hardback)

    Anyone with even a passing interest in science will delight in this guide to the nuclear age.

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  • Paradox by Dr Jim Al-Khalili
    Paradox (English, Paperback)

    A tour of scientific paradoxes draws primarily on physics and astronomy and includes conundrums that have stumped history's leading minds, sharing insights that demonstrate how to solve paradoxes by viewing them from specific angles.

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  • Life on the Edge by Johnjoe McFadden
    Life on the Edge (English, Paperback)

    New York Times Bestseller and an Amazon Best Science Book of 2015, Life on the Edge alters our understanding of our world's fundamental dynamics through the use of quantum mechanics...

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  • What the Future Looks Like by Jim Al-Khalili
    What the Future Looks Like (English, Paperback)

    Taking in genomics, robotics, AI, synthetic biology, interstellar travel and more, an award-wining science writer and his team of experts, drawing on their mastery of revolutionary scientific research, predict what advancements will shape the future just around the corner and beyond. Edited by the author of Quantum: A Guide for the Perplexed. Original.

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  • The House of Wisdom by Dr Jim Al-Khalili
    The House of Wisdom (English, Paperback)

    A myth-shattering view of the Islamic world's myriad scientific innovations and the role they played in sparking the European Renaissance. Many of the innovations that we think of as hallmarks of Western science had their roots in the Arab world of the middle ages, a period when much of Western Christendom lay in intellectual darkness. Jim al- Khalili, a leading British-Iraqi physicist,...

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  • Know It All Energy by Brian Clegg
    Know It All Energy (English, Paperback)

    From the first cavemen to light a fire to the elusive dark energy in outer space Know It All Energy explores energy in all its forms....

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  • The House of Wisdom by Jim Al-Khalili
    The House of Wisdom (English, CD-Audio)

    A myth-shattering view of the medieval Islamic world's myriad scientific innovations, which preceded-and enabled-the European Renaissance...

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  • Life on the Edge by Johnjoe McFadden
    Life on the Edge (English, Hardback)

    Looks at the relationship between biology and the science of quantum mechanics, looking at recent scientific research on the matter that suggests that life can be understood through an underlying quantum basis.

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  • Aliens by Dr Jim Al-Khalili
    Aliens (English, Paperback)

    In these lively and fascinating essays, scientists from around the world weigh in on the latest advances in the search for intelligent life in the universe and discuss just what that might look like. Since 2000, science has seen a surge in data and interest on several fronts related to E.T. (extraterrestrials); A.I. (artificial intelligence); and SETI (search for extraterrestrial intelligence). ...

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  • Life on the Edge by Jim Al-Khalili
    Life on the Edge (Hardback)

    Bringing together the experience of science with unparalleled gifts of exposition and explanation, the authors reveal the hitherto missing ingredient to be quantum mechanics and the strange phenomena that lie at the heart of this most mysterious of sciences.

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  • Paradox by Jim Al-Khalili
    Paradox (Hardback)

    A true paradox is a statement that leads to a circular and self-contradictory argument, or one that describes a logically impossible situation. This title features puzzles that take us through some of the greatest hits of science - from Einstein's theories about space and time, to the ideas of how the quantum world works.

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