Physics (Big Questions Series)

Physics (Big Questions Series)

by Simon Blackburn, Simon Singh
     
 

The Big Questions—PHYSICS confronts the fundamental problems that have perplexed inquiring minds throughout history, and explains the answers of our greatest thinkers. In this book, Michael Brooks demystifies 20 mind-stretching questions about quantum physics, relativity and the true nature of reality, including:

  • What is the Point

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Overview

The Big Questions—PHYSICS confronts the fundamental problems that have perplexed inquiring minds throughout history, and explains the answers of our greatest thinkers. In this book, Michael Brooks demystifies 20 mind-stretching questions about quantum physics, relativity and the true nature of reality, including:

  • What is the Point of Physics?
  • What is Time?
  • What Happened to Schrödinger’s Cat?
  • Why Does an Apple Fall?
  • Are Solids Really Solid?
  • Why is There No Such Thing as a Free Lunch?
  • Is Everything Ultimately Random?
  • What is the God Particle?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435111332
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
04/25/2011
Series:
The Big Questions Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 5.88(h) x 0.56(d)

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