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Mathematical Physics

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    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Nick Sullivan ...


    3 hours 47 min

    If you move at high speed, time slows down, space squashes up, and you get heavier. Travel fast enough and you could weigh as much as a jumbo jet, be flattened thinner than a CD without feeling a thing-and live forever! As for the angles of a triangle, they do not always have to add up to 180 degrees. And then, of course, there are black holes. These are but a few of the extraordinary consequences ... Read more

    $19.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Shape of a Life

    One Mathematician’s Search for the Universe’s Hidden Geometry

    Narrated by Arthur Morey ...


    12 hours 59 min

    A Fields medalist recounts his lifelong transnational effort to uncover the geometric shape—the Calabi-Yau manifold—that may store the hidden dimensions of our universe.Harvard geometer and Fields medalist Shing-Tung Yau has provided a mathematical foundation for string theory, offered new insights into black holes, and mathematically demonstrated the stability of our universe. In this ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hello World

    How to be Human in the Age of the Machine

    by Hannah Fry ...
    Narrated by Hannah Fry ...


    6 hours 51 min

    Random House presents the audiobook edition of Hello World, written and read by Hannah Fry.You are accused of a crime. Who would you rather determined your fate – a human or an algorithm?An algorithm is more consistent and less prone to error of judgement. Yet a human can look you in the eye before passing sentence.You need a liver transplant to save your life. Who would you want in charge of ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Lost in Math

    How Beauty Leads Physics Astray

    Narrated by Laura Jennings ...


    8 hours 40 min

    A contrarian argues that modern physicists' obsession with beauty has given us wonderful math but bad scienceWhether pondering black holes or predicting discoveries at CERN, physicists believe the best theories are beautiful, natural, and elegant, and this standard separates popular theories from disposable ones. This is why, Sabine Hossenfelder argues, we have not seen a major breakthrough in the ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Ask the Experts: Physics and Math

    Narrated by Graham Halstead ...
    series The Ask the Experts Series #1


    3 hours 52 min

    For going on two decades, Scientific American’s “Ask the Experts” column has been answering reader questions on all fields of science. We’ve taken your questions from the basic to the esoteric and reached out to top scientists, professors, and researchers to find out why the sky is blue or whether we really only use 10 percent of our brains.Now, we’ve combed through our archives and have compiled ... Read more

    $22.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Domestic Science: Series 1 and 2

    The BBC Radio 4 comedy


    1 hour 50 min

    Get ready to enjoy both series 1 and 2 of the heady combination of maths, science and comedy that is Domestic Science.Featuring Matt Parker, Steve Mould and Helen Arney as Festival of the Spoken Nerd, these 8 episodes use stand-up, songs and experiments to investigate the world around us with a level of scientific accuracy not normally found in your average comedy series.If you've ever pondered ... Read more

    $9.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Smart Change

    Five Tools to Create New and Sustainable Habits in Yourself and Others

    by Art Markman ...
    Narrated by Sean Pratt ...


    7 hours 31 min

    An insightful guide that shows how habits of behavior are formed, and how we can transform bad habits into positive behaviors in ourselves and others. Smart Change explores the psychological mechanisms that form and maintain habits in individuals and groups and offers real, accessible and actionable advice for changing habits. In an engaging narrative, Markman covers a wide range of habits, from ... Read more

    $44.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Einstein's War

    How Relativity Conquered Nationalism and Shook the World

    Narrated by Matthew Stanley ...


    12 hours 3 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Einstein's War written and read by Matthew Stanley.In 1916, Arthur Eddington, a war-weary British astronomer, opened a letter written by an obscure German professor named Einstein. The neatly printed equations on the scrap of paper outlined his world-changing theory of general relativity.Until then Einstein's masterpiece of time and space had been trapped ... Read more

    $22.72 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Peter 2.0

    The Human Cyborg


    10 hours 55 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.The incredible book behind the primetime Channel 4 documentary, Peter: The Human Cyborg.Peter, a brilliant scientist, is told that he will lose everything he loves.His husband. His family. His friends. His ability to travel the world. All will be gone.But Peter will not give up. He vows that this will not be the end and instead seeks a completely ne... ... Read more

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    The Greatest Mystery in Physics

    by Amir D. Aczel ...
    Narrated by Henry Levya ...


    6 hours 16 min

    Can two particles become inextricably linked, so that a change in one is instantly reflected in its counterpart, even if a universe separates them? Albert Einstein's work suggested it was possible, but it was too bizarre, and too contrary to how we then understood space and time, for him to prove. No one could. Until now.Entanglement tells the astounding story of the scientists who set out to ... Read more

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    Maths on the Back of an Envelope: Clever ways to (roughly) calculate anything

    by Rob Eastaway ...
    Narrated by Rob Eastaway ...


    3 hours 36 min

    ‘Another terrific book by Rob Eastaway’ SIMON SINGH‘A delightfully accessible guide to how to play with numbers’ HANNAH FRYHow many cats are there in the world?What's the chance of winning the lottery twice?And just how long does it take to count to a million?Learn how to tackle tricky maths problems with nothing but the back of an envelope, a pencil and some good old-fashioned brain power.Join ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Beyond Global Warming

    How Numerical Models Revealed the Secrets of Climate Change


    8 hours 30 min

    Syukuro Manabe is perhaps the leading pioneer of modern climate modeling. Beyond Global Warming is his compelling firsthand account of how the scientific community came to understand the human causes of climate change, and how numerical models using the world's most powerful computers have been instrumental to these vital discoveries. Joined by atmospheric scientist Anthony Broccoli, Manabe shows ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial


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    The Man from the Future

    The Visionary Life of John von Neumann

    Narrated by Nicholas Camm ...


    11 hours 56 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.An exhilarating new biography of John von Neumann: the lost genius who invented our worldThe smartphones in our pockets and computers like brains. The vagaries of game theory and evolutionary biology. Self-replicating moon bases and nuclear weapons. All bear the fingerprints of one remarkable man: John von Neumann.Born in Budapest at the turn of the century, von Neumann ... Read more

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