For the Love of Physics: From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge of Time – …
Paperback. Pub Date :2012-02-07 Pages: 320 Language: English Publisher: Free Press Universally praised for the remarkably fun. inventive. and often wacky ways in which Walter Lewin brings the joys of physics to life-from super-charging a tricycle with a fire extinguisher to risking his life by putting his head in the path of a swinging wrecking ball-For the Love of Physics takes readers on a marvelous journey. opening our eyes as never before to the amazing beauty and power of all that…
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Largely autobiographical account of the author's life as one who fell in love first with physics and then with teaching physics to students...
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It's only a matter of time before a cosmic disaster spells the end of the Earth. But how concerned should we about about any of these catastrophic scenarios? And if they do post a ..
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These sixteen essays, written with the clarity and candor for which Weisskopf is well known, give us a glimpse into his life work-both as a theoretical physicist and as a spokesman..
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Most of us are unaware of how much we depend on quantum mechanics on a day-to-day basis. Using illustrations and examples from science fiction pulp magazines and comic books, The A..
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The six easiest chapters from Feynman's landmark work, Lectures on Physics-- specifically designed for the general, non-scientist reader...
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Bestselling author and astrophysicist Mario Livio examines the lives and theories of history’s greatest mathematicians to ask how—if mathematics is an abstract construction of ..
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The fast, easy way to master the fundamentals of physics Here is the most practical, complete, and easy-to-use guide available for understanding physics and the physical world. Eve..