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  • Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
    Seven Brief Lessons on Physics (English, Paperback) Carlo Rovelli

    Presents what you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven lessons. In this introduction to modern physics, the author explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind.

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  • Classical Mechanics
    Classical Mechanics (Paperback) George Hrabovsky

    Combining crystal-clear explanations of the laws of the universe with basic exercises (including essential equations and maths), this book covers the minimum that readers should master.

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  • Reality Is Not What It Seems
    Reality Is Not What It Seems (English, Hardback) Carlo Rovelli

    What are time and space made of? Where does matter come from? And what exactly is reality? From Aristotle to Albert Einstein, Michael Faraday to the Higgs boson, the author takes us on a journey to show us that beyond our ever-changing idea of reality is a whole new world that has yet to be discovered.

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  • Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
    Astrophysics for People in a Hurry (English, Hardback) Neil deGrasse Tyson

    The #1 New York Times Bestseller: The essential universe, from a celebrated and beloved astrophysicist.

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  • No Bullshit Guide to Math and Physics
    No Bullshit Guide to Math and Physics (English, Paperback) Ivan Savov

    "This book contains lessons on topics in math and physics, written in a style that is jargon-free and to the point. Each lesson covers one concept at the depth required for the first-year university-level course. The main focus of this book is to highlight the intricate connections between the concepts of math and physics. Seeing the similarities and parallels between the concepts is the key to understanding." -- Preface.

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  • A Student's Guide to Waves
    A Student's Guide to Waves (English, Paperback) Daniel A. Fleisch, Laura Kinnaman

    Written to complement course textbooks, this book focuses on the topics that undergraduates in physics and engineering find most difficult.

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  • Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space
    Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space (Hardback) Janna Levin

    A strong gravitational wave will briefly change that distance by less than the thickness of a human hair. We have perhaps less than a few tenths of a second to perform this measurement. This is a story of the detection of gravitational waves at Ligo, one of the most ambitious feats in scientific history.

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  • Introduction to Electrodynamics
    Introduction to Electrodynamics (English, Hardback) David J. Griffiths

    This is a re-issued and affordable printing of the widely used undergraduate electrodynamics textbook.

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  • You Are the Universe
    You Are the Universe (Paperback) Deepak Chopra, Menas Kafatos

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'The rock star of the new spirituality' The GuardianIn this book, that combines cutting edge science with real world applications, Chopra and Kafatos redefine our nature of reality and what is possible.

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  • Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe
    Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe (English, Hardback) Roger Penrose

    A leading theoretical physicist and co-author of Stephen Hawking's The Nature of Space and Time argues that today's top researchers are unduly influenced by trends, faith and fantasy at the expense of accurate science, demonstrating how string theory, quantum mechanics and cosmology have been negatively impacted.

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  • Welcome to the Universe
    Welcome to the Universe (English, Hardback) Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss

    An introduction to the cosmos provides information on the latest advancements in astrophysics, including why Pluto is no longer a planet, how stars live and die, and the prospects for intelligent life in the universe.

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  • Life on the Edge
    Life on the Edge (Paperback) Jim Al-Khalili, Johnjoe McFadden

    Drawing on recent ground-breaking experiments around the world, they show how photosynthesis relies on subatomic particles existing in many places at once, while inside enzymes, those workhorses of life that make every molecule within our cells, particles vanish from one point in space and instantly materialize in another.

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  • Complexity: A Very Short Introduction
    Complexity: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) John H. Holland

    In this Very Short Introduction, John Holland presents an introduction to the science of complexity. Using examples from biology and economics, he shows how complexity science models the behaviour of complex systems.

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  • Storm in a Teacup
    Storm in a Teacup (Paperback) Helen Czerski

    Just as Freakonomics brought economics to life, so Storm in a Teacup brings physics into our daily lives and makes it fascinating. It is also physics as the toy box of science: physics as fun, as never before.

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  • Quantum Physics for Dummies, Revised Edition
    Quantum Physics for Dummies, Revised Edition (English, Paperback) Steven Holzner

    Quantum Physics For Dummies, Revised Edition helps make quantum physics understandable and accessible. From what quantum physics can do for the world to understanding hydrogen atoms, readers will get complete coverage of the subject, along with numerous examples to help them tackle the tough equations.

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  • Anaximander
    Anaximander (English, Paperback) Carlo Rovelli

    A brilliant, award-winning account of the origin of scientific thought as revealed through the ancient Greek philosopher Anaximander.

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  • Electricity and Magnetism
    Electricity and Magnetism (English, Hardback) Edward M. Purcell, David J. Morin

    A new edition of a classic textbook, introducing students to electricity and magnetism, featuring SI units and additional examples and problems.

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  • Storm in a Teacup
    Storm in a Teacup (Paperback) Helen Czerski

    Linking the little things - the unexpected pinkness of blueberry jam or the way the air smells before it rains - with the big, this book shows how the familiar, from coffee stains to ketchup bottles, can shed light on Antarctic winds, medical tests and our future energy needs.

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  • Stargazing for Dummies
    Stargazing for Dummies (English, Paperback) Steve Owens

    Reach for the stars Stargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope.

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  • Gravity: A Very Short Introduction
    Gravity: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Timothy Clifton

    Gravity is the most immediately familiar of the four fundamental forces of nature, and its effects dominate many of the phenomena commonly observed. Timothy Clifton looks at the development of our understanding of gravity, from Newton's apple to gravitational waves and efforts such as string theory to combine gravity with quantum mechanics.

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