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How the World Works : Physics: From Natural Philosophy to the Enigma of Dark Matter
by Anne Rooney




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Physics is the science that ties together all others, aiming to explain the universe from the smallest subatomic particles to vast galaxies.

How the World Works: Physics is a wonderful introduction to the history and development of this dynamic discipline, from the natural philosophers of the ancient world to cutting-edge experiments in quantum mechanics. We encounter Isaac Newton poking a needle into his own eye, Albert Einstein paving the way for nuclear weapons, and the ultimate puzzle of dark matter.

This book includes:
- Accessible explanations of key concepts and principles, including optics and quantum mechanics
- Profiles of famous and lesser-known physicists, including Galileo, Erwin Shr dinger and George Gamow
- Useful diagrams to accompany complex theorems
- Insights into the future of physics

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Overview

Physics is the science that ties together all others, aiming to explain the universe from the smallest subatomic particles to vast galaxies.

How the World Works: Physics is a wonderful introduction to the history and development of this dynamic discipline, from the natural philosophers of the ancient world to cutting-edge experiments in quantum mechanics. We encounter Isaac Newton poking a needle into his own eye, Albert Einstein paving the way for nuclear weapons, and the ultimate puzzle of dark matter.

This book includes:
- Accessible explanations of key concepts and principles, including optics and quantum mechanics
- Profiles of famous and lesser-known physicists, including Galileo, Erwin Shr dinger and George Gamow
- Useful diagrams to accompany complex theorems
- Insights into the future of physics



This item is Non-Returnable.

 

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  • ISBN-13: 9781838575557
  • ISBN-10: 1838575553
  • Publisher: Arcturus Editions
  • Publish Date: March 2020
  • Page Count: 208
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6.6 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds

Series: How the World Works #3

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