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

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

Max Tegmark

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

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Where do we come from? What makes the universe the way it is? In essence, why are we here? With dazzling clarity, the author... [more]

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Problems in Quantum Mechanics

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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Final Frontier

Final Frontier

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Popular science; Astrophysics

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Helps you discover the massive challenges that face explorers, both human and robotic, to uncover the current and future technologies... [more]

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50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know

50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know

Joanne Baker

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The perfect introduction to the central ideas of physics in 50 concise essays. [more]

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Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Lee Smolin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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Nothing seems more real than time passing. We experience life as a succession of moments. But just as some of us see God as... [more]

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I Spy a Great Reader: How to Unlock the Literacy Secret and Get Your Child Hooked on Books

I Spy a Great Reader: How to Unlock the Literacy Secret and Get Your Child...

Jackie French

Literacy strategies; Physics; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting; Child care & upbringing

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Australian Children's Laureate, book lover and dyslexia sufferer Jackie French gives a wonderful insight into how you can... [more]

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Complexity: A Very Short Introduction

Complexity: A Very Short Introduction

John H. Holland

Mathematics & Sciences; Non-linear science; Physics; Biology, life sciences

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In this Very Short Introduction, John Holland presents an introduction to the science of complexity. Using examples from biology... [more]

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Applied Mathematics for Engineers and Physicists

Applied Mathematics for Engineers and Physicists

Louis A. Pipes, Dr Lawrence R Harvill

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra; Applied mathematics; Mathematical physics; Maths for engineers

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Suitable for advanced courses in applied mathematics, this text covers analysis of lumped parameter systems, distributed parameter... [more]

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Problems in Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics

Problems in Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics

Peter Landsberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Thermodynamics & heat; Statistical physics

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Well respected, widely used volume presents problems and full solutions related to a wide range of topics in thermodynamics,... [more]

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The Cambridge Companion to Einstein

The Cambridge Companion to Einstein

Michel Janssen, Christoph Lehner

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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These fourteen essays by leading historians and philosophers of science introduce the reader to the work of Albert Einstein.... [more]

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The Analytical Foundations of Celestial Mechanics

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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Smashing Physics: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs (and what its discover means for our understanding of the laws of nature)

Smashing Physics: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs (and what its...

Jon Butterworth

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The discovery of the Higgs boson made headlines around the world. Two scientists, Peter Higgs and Francois Englert, whose... [more]

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

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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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Marc Kaufman, Elon Musk

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Physics; Astrophysics; Earth sciences; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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Mars Up Close presents the story of the Curiosity Mission from the inside - showcasing the people, the technology and the... [more]

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Information and the Nature of Reality: From Physics to Metaphysics

Information and the Nature of Reality: From Physics to Metaphysics

Paul Davies

Information theory; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Popular science; Physics; The natural world, country life & pets

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From quantum to biological and digital, here eminent scientists, philosophers and theologians chart various aspects of information.... [more]

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Classical Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Classical Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

George Hrabovsky, Leonard Susskind

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Combining crystal-clear explanations of the laws of the universe with basic exercises (including essential equations and maths),... [more]

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Finite Quantum Electrodynamics: The Causal Approach

Finite Quantum Electrodynamics: The Causal Approach

Gunter Scharf

Mathematics & Sciences; Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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The third edition of this classic graduate-level physics text covers relativistic quantum mechanics, field quantization, causal... [more]

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The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

Katherine Freese

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Physics

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The ordinary atoms that make up the known universe - from our bodies and the air we breathe to the planets and stars - constitute... [more]

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Physics in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Physics in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Giles Sparrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The fastest way to learn the facts of physics, from fluid dynamics to quarks and gluons. [more]

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Bold They Rise: The Space Shuttle Early Years, 1972-1986

Bold They Rise: The Space Shuttle Early Years, 1972-1986

David Hitt, Heather R. Smith

History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Aerospace & air transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics; Aerospace & aviation technology; Astronautics

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After the Apollo program put twelve men on the moon and safely brought them home, anything seemed possible. In this spirit,... [more]

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The Geometry of Kerr Black Holes

The Geometry of Kerr Black Holes

Barrett O'Neill

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics

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Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students of mathematics as well as for physicists, this unique monograph... [more]

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Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Leonard Susskind

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

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Leonard Susskind provides an introduction to one great challenge that every aspiring physics buff must master: quantum mechanics.... [more]

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The Quantum Mechanics of Many-Body Systems

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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Lucifer's Legacy: The Meaning of Asymmetry

Lucifer's Legacy: The Meaning of Asymmetry

Frank Close, Frank Close (Professor of Theoretical Physics Oxford University and Fellow in Physics Exeter College)

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Popular science; Physics

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Popular science writer's cosmic tour of asymmetry ranges from development of human embryos to the mysterious Higgs boson,... [more]

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

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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