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Black Holes and Baby Universes: And Other Essays
Black Holes and Baby Universes
And Other Essays
Hardcover      ISBN: 0553095234
A collection of brilliant and insightful essays from the scientist and author of A Brief History of Time includes personal reminiscences, a call for better science education, and explorations of the origins of the universe. 135,000 first printing. $135,000 ad/promo.
The Universe in a Nutshell
The Universe in a Nutshell
Hardcover      ISBN: 055380202x
In a sequel to the best-selling A Brief History of Time, the master physicist explores recent scientific breakthroughs in the fields of supergravity, supersymmetry, quantum theory, superstring theory and p-branes, and more as he searches for the Theory of Everything that lies at the heart of the cosmos. Reissue.

The Physics of Baseball
The Physics of Baseball
3rd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0060084367
Combining sports trivia and science, a physicist discusses the scientific principles involved in pitching and hitting a baseball, looks at the properties of bats, describes the flight of a baseball, and features new sections on the neurophysiology of batting, ball constancy and elasticity over time, bat vibration, and the "sweet spot." Original.
How the Universe Got Its Spots: Diary of a Finite Time in a Finite Space
How the Universe Got Its Spots
Diary of a Finite Time in a Finite Space
Paperback      ISBN: 1400032725
In a popular introduction to the mysteries of the universe, a physicist describes what we know about the shape, extent, origins, and evolution of the universe, the vast complexities of space and time, the efforts of science to explain the universe, and the secrets of black holes, time warps, and other phenomena. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.
Long-Range Correlations in Astrophysical Systems
Long-Range Correlations in Astrophysical Systems
Paperback      ISBN: 1573311138
Isaac Newton
Isaac Newton
Paperback      ISBN: 1400032954
A portrait of one of the world's greatest scientific minds traces the evolution of Isaac Newton's scientific thought, from his early years at Cambridge University through his critical contributions to the history of science.
The Essence of Chaos
The Essence of Chaos
Paperback      ISBN: 0295975148
Chaos surrounds us. Seemingly random events -- the flapping of a flag, a storm-driven wave striking the shore, a pinball
Entanglement: The Unlikely Story of How Scientists, Mathematicians, and Philosphers Proved Einstein's Spookiest Theory
Entanglement
The Unlikely Story of How Scientists, Mathematicians, and Philosphers Proved Einstein's Spookiest Theory
Paperback      ISBN: 0452284570
An exploration of current theories in quantum mechanics considers the feasibility of teleportation, sharing Einstein's entanglement studies, the discoveries from new experiments, and the implications of entanglement capabilities. Reprint.
Quantum Questions: Mystical Writings of the World's Great Physicists
Quantum Questions
Mystical Writings of the World's Great Physicists
Paperback      ISBN: 1570627681
Here is collection of writings that bridges the gap between science and religion. Quantum Questions collects the mystical writings of each of the major physicists involved in the discovery of quantum physics and relativity, including Albert Einstein, Werner Heisenberg, and Max Planck. The selections are written in nontechnical language and will be of interest to scientists and nonscientists alike.
Stephen Hawking's Universe
Stephen Hawking's Universe
Paperback      ISBN: 0688062709
Summarizes the work of Hawking, a British physicist afflicted with Lou Gehrig's disease, concerning gravity, subatomic particles, black holes, and the origins of the universe