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General Physics Audiobooks

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    Material World

    A Substantial Story of Our Past and Future

    by Ed Conway ...
    Narrated by Ed Conway ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 11 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Sand, salt, iron, copper, oil and lithium. They built our world, and they will transform our future.These are the six most crucial substances in human history. They took us from the Dark Ages to the present day. They power our computers and phones, build our homes and offices, and create life-saving medicines. But most of us take them completely for granted.In Material ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

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    Storm in a Teacup

    The Physics of Everyday Life

    by Helen Czerski ...
    Narrated by Chloe Massey ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 14 min

    Just as Freakonomics brought economics to life, so Storm in a Teacup brings physics into our daily lives and makes it fascinating.What is it that helps both scorpions and cyclists to survive? What do raw eggs and gyroscopes have in common? And why does it matter?In an age of string theory, fluid dynamics and biophysics, it can seem as if the science of our world is only for specialists and ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    A Short History of Nearly Everything

    by Bill Bryson ...
    Narrated by Bill Bryson ...
    Series Audiobook 5 - Bryson

    Abridged

    5 hours 47 min

    A Short History of Nearly Everything is Bill Bryson's quest to find out everything that has happened from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization - how we got from there, being nothing at all, to here, being us.His challenge is to take subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, and see if there isn't some way to render them comprehensible to people who have never thought they could be ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

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    Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

    Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 41 min

    The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist.What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and bestselling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson brings the ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    The Big Picture

    On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself

    by Sean Carroll ...
    Narrated by Sean Carroll ...

    Unabridged

    17 hours 22 min

    *An instant New York Times Bestseller**Publishers Weekly #1 Most Anticipated Science Book of Spring 2016*"You will be enthralled." — Wall Street Journal"A tour de force." — Salon.comAlready internationally acclaimed for his elegant, lucid writing on the most challenging notions in modern physics, Sean Carroll is emerging as one of the greatest humanist thinkers of his generation as he brings ... ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    The Order of Time

    by Carlo Rovelli ...
    Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 19 min

    Winner of Audiobook of the Year at The Specsavers National Book Awards 2018Penguin presents the audio edition of The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli, read by Benedict Cumberbatch.The bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics takes us on an enchanting journey to discover the meaning of timeTime is a mystery that does not cease to puzzle us. Philosophers, artists and poets have lon... ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    American Prometheus

    The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer

    Narrated by Jeff Cummings ...

    Unabridged

    26 hours 30 min

    The inspiration for the major motion picture Oppenheimer, this is the definitive biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, a brilliant physicist who led the effort to build the atomic bomb for his country in a time of war and who later found himself confronting the moral consequences of scientific progress.American Prometheus is the first full-scale biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, “father of the ... Read more

    $51.99 AUD

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    How To

    Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems from Randall Munroe of xkcd

    Narrated by Wil Wheaton ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 15 min

    The world's most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the million-selling*What If?* and Thing Explainer.For any task you might want to do, there's a right way, a wrong way, and a way so monumentally bad that no one would ever try it. How To is a guide to the third kind of approach. It's full of highly impractical advice for ... Read more

    $37.99 AUD

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    The Magic of Reality

    How we know what's really true

    Narrated by Richard Dawkins, Lalla Ward ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 42 min

    What are things made of?What is the sun?Why is there night and day, winter and summer?Why do bad things happen?Are we alone?Throughout history people all over the world have invented stories to answer profound questions such as these. Have you heard the tale of how the sun hatched out of an emu's egg? Or what about the great catfish that carries the world on its back? Has anyone ever told you that ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    Greatest Story Ever Told--So Far, The

    Why Are We Here?

    Narrated by Lawrence Krauss ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 25 min

    Internationally renowned, award-winning theoretical physicist, New York Times bestselling author of A Universe from Nothing, and passionate advocate for reason, Lawrence Krauss tells the dramatic story of the discovery of the hidden world of reality-a grand poetic vision of nature-and how we find our place within it.In the beginning there was light.But more than this, there was gravity.After that, ... Read more

    $63.99 AUD

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    Black Holes

    Unabridged

    7 hours 19 min

    A brilliant exploration of the most exotic objects in the universe by Professor Brian Cox and Professor Jeff Forshaw.At the heart of the Milky Way, there is a distortion in the fabric of the Universe. Caused by something 4 million times bigger than our Sun, it is where space and time are so warped that everything within 12 million kilometres is trapped, even light. This region of no return is ... Read more

    $45.99 AUD

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    The Beginning of Infinity

    Explanations That Transform the World

    by David Deutsch ...
    Narrated by Walter Dixon ...

    Unabridged

    20 hours

    A bold and all-embracing exploration of the nature and progress of knowledge from one of today's great thinkers. Throughout history, mankind has struggled to understand life's mysteries, from the mundane to the seemingly miraculous. In this important new book, David Deutsch, an award-winning pioneer in the field of quantum computation, argues that explanations have a fundamental place in the ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD

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    The Zoologist's Guide to the Galaxy

    What Animals on Earth Reveal about Aliens – and Ourselves

    Narrated by Samuel West ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 13 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.We are unprepared for the greatest discovery of modern science. Scientists are confident that there is alien life across the universe yet we have not moved beyond our perception of 'aliens' as Hollywood stereotypes. The time has come to abandon our fixation on alien monsters and place our expectations on solid scientific footing.Using his own expert understanding of life ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    The God Equation

    The Quest for a Theory of Everything

    by Michio Kaku ...
    Narrated by Feodor Chin ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 30 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.This is the story of a quest: to find a Theory of Everything. Einstein dedicated his life to seeking this elusive Holy Grail, a single, revolutionary 'god equation' which would tie all the forces in the universe together, yet never found it. Some of the greatest minds in physics took up the search, from Stephen Hawking to Brian Greene. None have yet succeeded.In The God ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

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    The Pleasure of Finding Things Out

    The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

    Narrated by Sean Runnette ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 23 min

    The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P. Feynman, from interviews and speeches to lectures and printed articles. A sweeping, wide-ranging collection, it presents an intimate and fascinating view of a life in science—a life like no other. From his ruminations on science in our culture to his Nobel Prize acceptance speech, this book will ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Infinite Potential

    What Quantum Physics Reveals About How We Should Live

    Narrated by John H. Mayer, Shishir Kurup ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 56 min

    A hopeful and controversial view of the universe and ourselves based on the principles of quantum physics, offering a way of making our lives and the world better, with a foreword by Deepak ChopraIn Infinite Potential, physical chemist Lothar Schäfer presents a stunning view of the universe as interconnected, nonmaterial, composed of a field of infinite potential, and conscious. With his own ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Parallel Worlds

    A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos

    by Michio Kaku ...
    Narrated by Marc Vietor ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 50 min

    Is our universe dying?Could there be other universes?In Parallel Worlds,world-renowned physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku*—*anauthor who “has a knack for bringing the most ethereal ideas down to earth” (Wall Street Journal)—takes readers on a fascinating tour of cosmology, M-theory, and its implications for the fate of the universe.In his first book of physics since Hyperspace, Michio ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    A New Science of Heaven

    How the new science of plasma physics is shedding light on spiritual experience

    by Robert Temple ...
    Narrated by Robert Temple ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 5 min

    The story of the science of plasma and its revolutionary implications for the way we understand the universe and our place in it.Histories of science in the 20th century have focused on relativity and quantum mechanics. But, quietly in the background, there has been a third area of exploration which has equally important implications for our understanding of the universe. It is unknown to the ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    The Emperor's New Mind

    Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

    by Roger Penrose ...
    Narrated by Julian Elfer ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 27 min

    For decades, proponents of artificial intelligence have argued that computers will soon be doing everything that a human mind can do. Admittedly, computers now play chess at the grandmaster level, but do they understand the game as we do? Can a computer eventually do everything a human mind can do? In this absorbing and frequently contentious book, Roger Penrose puts forward his view that there ... Read more

    $51.99 AUD

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    “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”

    Adventures of a Curious Character

    Unabridged

    11 hours 32 min

    One of the most famous science books of our time, the phenomenal national bestseller that “buzzes with energy, anecdote and life. It almost makes you want to become a physicist” (Science Digest).Richard Feynman, one of the world’s greatest theoretical physicists, thrived on adventure. His outrageous exploits once shocked a Princeton dean’s wife to exclaim: “Surely you’re joking, Mr. Feynman!”In ... Read more

    $30.99 AUD

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    The Tao of Physics

    An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism

    by Fritjof Capra ...
    Narrated by Michael McConnohie ...

    Abridged

    3 hours 7 min

    "Science does not need mysticism and mysticism does not need science, but man needs both." —Fritjof Capra, Ph.D.Their paths to the truth could not be more different—but the amazing thing is that, in their own ways, the mystics and the scientists are discovering the same truths about our world. In non-technical language, with no complex mathematics or formulae, this thought-provoking program ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

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    This Way to the Universe

    A Journey into Physics

    by Michael Dine ...
    Narrated by Michael Dine ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 55 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.This Way to the Universe is a celebration of the astounding, ongoing scientific investigations that have revealed the nature of reality at its smallest, at its largest, and at the scale of our daily lives. The enigmas Professor Michael Dine discusses are like landmarks on a fantastic journey to the edge of the universe.Dine is widely recognized as one of the greatest ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    The Holographic Universe

    The Revolutionary Theory of Reality

    Narrated by Nick Mondelli ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours

    Nearly everyone is familiar with holograms—three-dimensional images projected into space with the aid of a laser. Two of the world's most eminent thinkers believe that the universe itself may be a giant hologram, quite literally a kind of image or construct created, at least in part, by the human mind. University of London physicist David Bohm, a protégé of Einstein and one of the world's most ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    The Quantum World

    The disturbing theory at the heart of reality

    by New Scientist ...
    Narrated by Mark Elstob ...
    Series series New Scientist Instant Expert

    Unabridged

    4 hours 26 min

    Forget everything you thought you knew about reality.The world is a seriously bizarre place. Things can exist in two places at once and travel backwards and forwards in time. Waves and particles are one and the same, and objects change their behaviour according to whether they are being watched. This is not some alternative universe but the realm of the very small, where quantum mechanics rules. ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD