Physics General
Physics Made Simple
Physics Made Simple
Paperback      ISBN: 0767917014
Presents basic physics principles and concepts for self-study and review.
Einstein: His Life and Universe
Einstein
His Life and Universe
Paperback      ISBN: 0743264746
A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into how the iconic thinker's mind worked as well as his contributions to science, in an account that describes his two marriages, his receipt of the Nobel Prize, and the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance. Reprint. 250,000 first printing.
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
Hardcover      ISBN: 0399184414
Everything you need to know about the beauty of modern physics in less than 100 pages. In seven brief lessons, Italian theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli guides readers with admirable clarity through the most transformative physics breakthroughs of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This playful, entertaining and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, already a major bestseller in Italy, explains general relativity, quantum mechanics, elementary particles, gravity, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, and the role of humans in the strange world Rovelli describes. This is a book about the joy of discovery. It takes readers to the frontiers of our knowledge: to the most minute reaches of the fabric of space, back to the origins of the cosmos, and into the workings of our minds. “Here, on the edge of what we know, in contact with the ocean of the unknown, shines the mystery and the beauty of the world,
Einstein: His Life And Universe
Einstein
His Life And Universe
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743264738
A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into how the iconic thinker's mind worked as well as his contributions to science, in an account that describes his two marriages, his receipt of the Nobel Prize, and the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance. 500,000 first printing.
How Many Moons Does the Earth Have?: The Ultimate Science Quiz Book
How Many Moons Does the Earth Have?
The Ultimate Science Quiz Book
Paperback      ISBN: 1848319282
The mind-bending quiz book that every science geek needs in their Christmas stocking
What Do You Care What Other People Think?: Further Adventures of a Curious Character
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
Further Adventures of a Curious Character
Paperback      ISBN: 0393355640
One of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century, Richard Feynman possessed an unquenchable thirst for adventure and an unparalleled ability to tell the stories of his life. “What Do You Care What Other People Think?
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
Adventures of a Curious Character
Paperback      ISBN: 0393355624
Richard P. Feynman, winner of the Nobel Prize in physics, thrived on outrageous adventures. In this lively work that “can shatter the stereotype of the stuffy scientist
The Anthropic Principle: Man As the Focal Point of Nature
The Anthropic Principle
Man As the Focal Point of Nature
Paperback      ISBN: 0817634827
Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman
Genius
The Life and Science of Richard Feynman
Paperback      ISBN: 0679747044
A biography of the flamboyant Nobel Prize-winning scientist describes how Feynman cracked safes, played the bongos, studied the behavior of Jell-O, and conducted experiments in seduction, all in the name of science
Great Ideas in Physics: The Conservation of Energy, the Second Law of Thermodynamics, the Theory of Relativity, and Quantum Mechanics
Great Ideas in Physics
The Conservation of Energy, the Second Law of Thermodynamics, the Theory of Relativity, and Quantum Mechanics
3rd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0071357386
What does it mean to say that time and space are relative? How can an electron be in two places at once? Dealing with these questions, this book provides an understanding of the physical processes that define the universe. It also brings in relevant passages from philosophy to demonstrate how these ideas have impacted the world of thought.