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Starry Messenger: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilisation

Starry Messenger: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilisation

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Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 288 Bringing his cosmic perspective to civilization on Earth, Neil deGrasse Tyson, bestselling author of Astrophysics for People in...
Quantum: A Guide For The Perplexed

Quantum: A Guide For The Perplexed

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Author: Jim Al-Khalili Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 288 Quantum mechanics underpins modern science and provides us with a blueprint for reality itself. And yet, it has been said that...
Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime

Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime

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Author: Sean Carroll Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 368 INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER As you read these words, copies of you are being created. Sean Carroll, theoretical physicist and...
Einstein's Shadow: The Inside Story of Astronomers' Decades-Long Quest to Take the First Picture of a Black Hole

Einstein's Shadow: The Inside Story of Astronomers' Decades-Long Quest to Take the First Picture of a Black Hole

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Author: Seth Fletcher Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 288 A NEW YORK TIMES EDITOR'S CHOICE Einstein's Shadow follows a team of elite scientists on their historic mission to...
The Physics of Life, The Evolution of Everything

The Physics of Life, The Evolution of Everything

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Author, Adrian Bejan Format, Hardback Number of Pages, 272 The Physics of Life illuminates the meaning of evolution in its broadest scientific sense and empowers the reader with a new...
The Doomsday Calculation: How an Equation That Predicts the Future Is Transforming Everything We Know about Life and the Universe

The Doomsday Calculation: How an Equation That Predicts the Future Is Transforming Everything We Know about Life and the Universe

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Author: William Poundstone Format: Hardback Number of Pages: From the author of Are You Smart Enough to Work at Google?, a fascinating look at how an equation that foretells the...
30-Second Space Travel: 50 key ideas, inventions, and destinations that have inspired humanity toward the heavens

30-Second Space Travel: 50 key ideas, inventions, and destinations that have inspired humanity toward the heavens

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Author: Charles Liu Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 160 As Space X works to reduce the barriers of access to space and Virgin Galactic forges a path to commercial spaceflight...
Einstein's Fridge: The Science of Fire, Ice and the Universe

Einstein's Fridge: The Science of Fire, Ice and the Universe

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Author: Paul Sen Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 320 'Hugely readable and entertaining' JIM AL-KHALILI 'an accessible and crystal-clear portrait of this discipline's breadth, largely told through its...
Everybody Hertz: The Amazing World of Frequency, from Bad Vibes to Good Vibrations

Everybody Hertz: The Amazing World of Frequency, from Bad Vibes to Good Vibrations

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Author: Richard Mainwaring Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 304 Vic Tandy was a level-headed scientist, but there was no denying it: at this late hour in his lonely lab at...
The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter

The Second Kind of Impossible: The Extraordinary Quest for a New Form of Matter

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Author: Paul Steinhardt Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 400 *Shortlisted for the 2019 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize* One of the most fascinating scientific detective stories of the...
Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality

Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality

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Author: Max Tegmark Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 432 Why does mathematics explain the universe so well? From the big bang to the distant future via parallel worlds,...
Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time--and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything

Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time--and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything

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Author: George Musser Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 What is space? Space is the venue of physics; it's where things exist, where they move and take shape. Yet over...
The Copernicus Complex: Our Cosmic Significance in a Universe of Planets and Probabilities

The Copernicus Complex: Our Cosmic Significance in a Universe of Planets and Probabilities

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Author: Caleb Scharf Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 288 Longlisted for the 2015 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Short-listed for Physics World's Book of the Year The Sunday Times...
Origins of the Universe: The Cosmic Microwave Background and the Search for Quantum Gravity

Origins of the Universe: The Cosmic Microwave Background and the Search for Quantum Gravity

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Author: Keith Cooper Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 176 Nearly 60 years ago, Nobel Prize-winners Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson stumbled across a mysterious hiss of faint radio...
Helgoland: Making Sense of the Quantum Revolution

Helgoland: Making Sense of the Quantum Revolution

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Author: Carlo Rovelli Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 256 Named a Best Book of 2021 by the Financial Times and a Best Science Book of 2021 by The Guardian "Rovelli...
Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory

Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory

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Author: Leonard Susskind Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 448 The third volume in Leonard Susskind's one-of-a-kind physics series cracks open Einstein's special relativity and field theory. In the...
Light in the Darkness: Black Holes, the Universe, and Us

Light in the Darkness: Black Holes, the Universe, and Us

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Author: Heino Falcke Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 368 The International Bestseller On April 10, 2019, award-winning astrophysicist Heino Falcke presented the first image ever captured of a black hole...
Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

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Author: Leonard Susskind Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 384 The second volume in Leonard Susskind's hugely popular, one-of-a-kind introductory series on physics In The Theoretical Minimum, world-class physicist...
Light Years: The Extraordinary Story of Mankind's Fascination with Light

Light Years: The Extraordinary Story of Mankind's Fascination with Light

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Every Life Is On Fire: How Thermodynamics Explains the Origins of Living Things

Every Life Is On Fire: How Thermodynamics Explains the Origins of Living Things

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Author: Jeremy England Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 272 Why are we alive? Most things in the universe aren't. And if you trace the evolutionary history of plants and animals...
10 Short Lessons in Time Travel

10 Short Lessons in Time Travel

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Author: Brian Clegg Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 192 '10 Short Lessons in Time Travel lucidly sums up the essential parts of this fascinating subject.' John Gribbin ________________________ In Ten...
The Quantum World: The disturbing theory at the heart of reality

The Quantum World: The disturbing theory at the heart of reality

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Author: New Scientist Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 Forget everything you thought you knew about reality. The world is a seriously bizarre place. Things can exist in two places...
Synchronicity: The Epic Quest to Understand the Quantum Nature of Cause and Effect

Synchronicity: The Epic Quest to Understand the Quantum Nature of Cause and Effect

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Author: Paul Halpern Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 304 In Synchronicity Paul Halpern tells the little-known story of the unlikely friendship between the Nobel-prize-winning quantum physicist Wolfgang Pauli and the...
Most Wanted Particle: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs, the Heart of the Future of Physics

Most Wanted Particle: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs, the Heart of the Future of Physics

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Author: Jon Butterworth Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 Particle physics as we know it depends on the Higgs boson: It's the missing link between the birth of our universe--as...
Fantastic Numbers and Where to Find Them: A Cosmic Quest from Zero to Infinity

Fantastic Numbers and Where to Find Them: A Cosmic Quest from Zero to Infinity

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Author: Antonio Padilla Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 352 A fun, dazzling exploration of the strange numbers that illuminate the ultimate nature of reality. For particularly brilliant theoretical physicists like...
The Janus Point: A New Theory of Time

The Janus Point: A New Theory of Time

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Author: Julian Barbour Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 400 In a universe filled by chaos and disorder, one physicist makes the radical argument that the growth of order drives the...
Proving Einstein Right: The Daring Expeditions that Changed How We Look at the Universe

Proving Einstein Right: The Daring Expeditions that Changed How We Look at the Universe

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Author: Cathie Pelletier Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 368 In 1916, a nearly unknown German-born theoretical physicist named Albert Einstein had developed his theory of relativity, but hadn't yet been...
Universal

Universal

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Author: Brian Cox Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 304 An awe-inspiring, unforgettable journey of scientific exploration from Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw, the international bestselling authors of Why Does E=MC2?...
Physics and Technology for Future Presidents: An Introduction to the Essential Physics Every World Leader Needs to Know

Physics and Technology for Future Presidents: An Introduction to the Essential Physics Every World Leader Needs to Know

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Author: Richard A. Muller Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 536 Physics and Technology for Future Presidents contains the essential physics that students need in order to understand today's core science...
Einstein in Bohemia

Einstein in Bohemia

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Author: Professor Michael D. Gordin Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 360 Physics Today, Notable Books of 2020 A finely drawn portrait of Einstein's sixteen months in Prague In the spring...
The Physics Behind: Discover the Physics of Everyday Life

The Physics Behind: Discover the Physics of Everyday Life

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Author: Russ Swan Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 Uncovering the extraordinary science behind everyday life. From the Cloud to static, waterproof clothing and drones, there's a whole world of...
The Calendar: The 5000-year Struggle to Align the Clock and the Heavens, and What Happened to the Missing Ten Days

The Calendar: The 5000-year Struggle to Align the Clock and the Heavens, and What Happened to the Missing Ten Days

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The Human Cosmos: Civilization and the Stars

The Human Cosmos: Civilization and the Stars

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Author: Jo Marchant Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 400 A Best Book of 2020 NPR A Best Book of 2020 The Economist A Top Ten Best Science Book of 2020...
The Science of Can and Can't: A Physicist's Journey through the Land of Counterfactuals

The Science of Can and Can't: A Physicist's Journey through the Land of Counterfactuals

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Author: Chiara Marletto Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 272 A luminous guide to how the radical new science of counterfactuals can reveal that the scope of the universe is greater,...
Bedeviled: A Shadow History of Demons in Science

Bedeviled: A Shadow History of Demons in Science

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Author: Jimena Canales Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 416 How scientists through the ages have conducted thought experiments using imaginary entities - demons - to test the laws of nature...
The Whole Truth: A Cosmologist's Reflections on the Search for Objective Reality

The Whole Truth: A Cosmologist's Reflections on the Search for Objective Reality

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Author: P. J. E. Peebles Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 264 A century ago, thoughtful people questioned how reality could agree with physical theories that keep changing, from a mechanical...
Hawking Hawking: The Selling of a Scientific Celebrity

Hawking Hawking: The Selling of a Scientific Celebrity

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Author: Charles Seife Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 400 Stephen Hawking was widely recognized as the world's best physicist and even the most brilliant man alive-but what if his true...
Lift, Mix, Fling!: Machines Can Do Anything

Lift, Mix, Fling!: Machines Can Do Anything

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Author: Lola M. Schaefer Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 40 How do you make work easier With machines, of course! Acclaimed author Lola M. Schaefer and award-winning illustrator James Yang...
Physics of the Future: The Inventions That Will Transform Our Lives

Physics of the Future: The Inventions That Will Transform Our Lives

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Author: Michio Kaku Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 416 'A whirlwind tour of technological possiblity' New Scientist We all wish we could predict the future, but most of...
Big Bang

Big Bang

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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

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A Brief Welcome to the Universe: A Pocket-Sized Tour

A Brief Welcome to the Universe: A Pocket-Sized Tour

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Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 248 A Brief Welcome to the Universe offers a breathtaking tour of the cosmos, from planets, stars, and galaxies to black...
Superstrings: A Theory of Everything?

Superstrings: A Theory of Everything?

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The Magick of Matter: Crystals, Chaos and the Wizardry of Physics

The Magick of Matter: Crystals, Chaos and the Wizardry of Physics

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Author: Felix Flicker Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 336 'This is a book about wizardry. It will reveal the secrets of the wizard's art, and how you, too, can learn...
Maker of Patterns: An Autobiography Through Letters

Maker of Patterns: An Autobiography Through Letters

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Author: Freeman Dyson Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 416 Written between 1940 and the late 1970s, the postwar recollections of renowned physicist Freeman Dyson have been celebrated as an historic...
Black Holes and Baby Universes

Black Holes and Baby Universes

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The Edge of Infinity: Supermassive Black Holes in the Universe

The Edge of Infinity: Supermassive Black Holes in the Universe

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The Young Traveller in Space

The Young Traveller in Space

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