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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality

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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality...

Dave Goldberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Mathematical physics

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Why is the sky dark at night? Is it possible to build a shrink-ray gun? If there is antimatter, can there be antipeople? Why... [more]

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Travelling to Infinity: The True Story Behind the Theory of Everything

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Travelling to Infinity: The True Story Behind the Theory of Everything

Jane Hawking

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Soon to be a major motion picture starring Eddie Redmayne as Hawking and Felicity Jones as his wife Jane. It chronicles their... [more]

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves...

Bob Berman

Anthologies (non-poetry); Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Astronomy, space & time; Light (optics); Geophysics

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From the speed of light to moving mountains--and everything in between--ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move.... [more]

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Relativistic Wave Mechanics

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Relativistic Wave Mechanics

Ernesto Corinaldesi

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Relativity physics

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Geared toward advanced undergraduate and graduate students of physics, this text advances from a brief introduction to a three-part... [more]

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Acclaimed popular science author Brian Clegg demonstrates how quantum physics underpins everyday life. [more]

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The Perfect Theory

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The Perfect Theory

Pedro G. Ferreira

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Relativity physics

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An engaging popular history of Einstein's General Theory of Relativity, taking in the sheer magnificence of its discovery,... [more]

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The Wonders of Light

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The Wonders of Light

Marta Garcia-Matos, Lluis Torner

Mathematics & Sciences; Light (optics)

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Discover the spectacular power of light with this stunning celebration of the ways in which light-based technology has shaped... [more]

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What If Einstein Was Wrong: Asking the Big Questions About Physics

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What If Einstein Was Wrong: Asking the Big Questions About Physics

Brian Clegg, Jim Al-Khalili

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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Challenges a team of scholars to experiment with 50 topical science speculations at a time when the hunt for the Higgs boson... [more]

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The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of the Universe

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The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of...

Ray Jayawardhana

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

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A tale of maverick science sleuths on an exhilarating hunt for a strange, elusive and all-important particle [more]

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General Relativity Without Calculus

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General Relativity Without Calculus

Jose Natario

Mathematics & Sciences; Applied mathematics; Gravity; Relativity physics; Astrophysics

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Requiring only basic knowledge of high school mathematics and physics, this volume offers a concise introduction to the general... [more]

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The Large Hadron Collider

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The Large Hadron Collider

Bonnie Juettner Fernandes

Nuclear structure physics; Children's & Educational

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Describes the struggles and accomplishments in building the Hadron Super Collider, the tool that scientists use to understand... [more]

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The Fourth Dimension Toward a Geometry of Higher Reality

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The Fourth Dimension Toward a Geometry of Higher Reality

Rudy Rucker

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Relativity physics

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One of the most talented contemporary authors of cutting-edge math and science books conducts a fascinating tour of a higher... [more]

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Problems in Quantum Mechanics

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Problems in Quantum Mechanics

D. ter Haar

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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This wide-ranging collection of problems and solutions covers one-dimensional motion, tunnel effect, angular momentum, central... [more]

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Quantum Mechanics with Applications

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Quantum Mechanics with Applications

David Beard

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Introductory text provides foundation in the mathematical study and properties of wave motion. Topics include physical consequences... [more]

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Nonlinear Dynamics: Exploration Through Normal Forms

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Nonlinear Dynamics: Exploration Through Normal Forms

Peter B. Kahn

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical physics

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Geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students, this exposition covers the method of normal forms and its application... [more]

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The Analytical Foundations of Celestial Mechanics

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The Analytical Foundations of Celestial Mechanics

Aurel Wintner

Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics

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With this 1941 monograph, the author joined Poincare, Birkhoff, and others in placing celestial mechanics on a sound mathematical... [more]

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The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts

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The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts...

Sarah Dry

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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The untold story of Newton's private papers, hidden for centuries, sold for a pittance and then painstakingly reconstructed... [more]

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The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of the Universe

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The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of...

Ray Jayawardhana

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

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From the dawn of quantum physics to faster-than-light travel, the story of the maverick science sleuths who invented - and... [more]

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The Quantum Mechanics of Many-Body Systems

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The Quantum Mechanics of Many-Body Systems

D. J. Thouless

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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This monograph introduces advanced under and graduate students to the many-body theory in theoretical physics. The treatment... [more]

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Hidden Worlds in Quantum Physics

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Hidden Worlds in Quantum Physics

Gerard Gouesbet

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Authoritative text emphasizes history and philosophical foundations in a manner interesting to lay readers as well as students... [more]

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Introducing Particle Physics: A Graphic Guide

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Introducing Particle Physics: A Graphic Guide

Tom Whyntie

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

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An incredible illustrated tour through the cutting-edge of physics [more]

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Computing with Quantum Cats: From Colossus to Qubits

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Computing with Quantum Cats: From Colossus to Qubits

John Gribbin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Computing: general

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The quantum computer is no longer the stuff of science fiction. Looking back to Alan Turing's work on the Enigma machine and... [more]

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What If Einstein Was Wrong? Asking the Big Questions About Physics

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What If Einstein Was Wrong? Asking the Big Questions About Physics

Brian Clegg, Jim Al-Khalili

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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What if...? are the two words that sow the seeds for human speculation, experimentation, invention, evolution, revolution,... [more]

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The Particle at the End of the Universe: The Hunt for the Higgs and the Discovery of a New World

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The Particle at the End of the Universe: The Hunt for the Higgs and the...

Sean Carroll

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

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The definitive, behind-the-scenes account of the landmark discovery of the Higgs boson at CERN, from acclaimed physicist Sean... [more]

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The Infinity Puzzle: The Personalities, Politics, and Extraordinary Science Behind the Higgs Boson

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The Infinity Puzzle: The Personalities, Politics, and Extraordinary Science...

Frank Close

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Forty years ago, three physicists - Peter Higgs, Gerard 't Hooft, and James Bjorken - made the spectacular breakthroughs that... [more]

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