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  • A Short History of Nearly Everything

    by Bill Bryson

    series Bryson #5
    The ultimate eye-opening journey through time and space, A Short History of Nearly Everything is the biggest-selling popular science book of the 21st century and has sold over 2 million copies.'Truly impressive...It's hard to imagine a better rough guide to science.' Guardian'A travelogue of science, with a witty, engaging, and well-informed guide' The TimesBill Bryson describes himself as ... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman

    The Life and Science of Richard Feynman

    by James Gleick

    An illuminating portrayal of Richard Feynman—a giant of twentieth century physics—from his childhood tinkering with radios, to his vital work on the Manhattan Project and beyondRaised in Depression-era Rockaway Beach, physicist Richard Feynman was irreverent, eccentric, and childishly enthusiastic—a new kind of scientist in a field that was in its infancy. His quick mastery of quantum mechanics ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Why Does E=mc2?

    (And Why Should We Care?)

    by Brian Cox and 1 more

    The international bestseller: an introduction to the theory of relativity by the eminent physicists Brian Cox and Jeff ForshawWhat does E=mc2 actually mean? Dr. Brian Cox and Professor Jeff Forshaw go on a journey to the frontier of twenty-first century science to unpack Einstein's famous equation. Explaining and simplifying notions of energy, mass, and light-while exploding commonly held ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Consciousness of the Atom

    by Alice A. Bailey

    The seven lectures presented here were delivered in New York for the purpose of presenting the testimony of science as to the relation of matter and of consciousness; to enable the hearers to observe the identical manifestation of these relations and of certain basic laws in successively higher states of being, and thus to bring to them a realization of the universality of the evolutionary process ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • A Map of the Invisible

    Journeys into Particle Physics

    by Jon Butterworth

    A SUNDAY TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR'A magnificent, compelling and insightful voyage to the frontier of knowledge from a great writer with a deep understanding.' Brian CoxWhat is the universe really made of? How do we know? Follow the map of the invisible to find out...Over the last sixty years, scientists around the world have worked together to explore the fundamental constituents of matter, and the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • 50 Quantum Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know

    by Joanne Baker

    series 50 Ideas You Really Need to Know series
    A guide to everything you need and want to know about quantum physics, how our universe works and our existence in it.Quantum physics is the most cutting-edge, important and fascinating area of modern science. We have all heard of Einstein's theory of relativity and Schrodinger's Cat - but do we really understand the mind-bending theories of our universe?In 50 concise chapters, Joanne Baker covers ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Particle Physics: A Very Short Introduction

    by Frank Close

    series Very Short Introductions
    In this compelling introduction to the fundamental particles that make up the universe, Frank Close takes us on a journey into the atom to examine known particles such as quarks, electrons, and the ghostly neutrino. Along the way he provides fascinating insights into how discoveries in particle physics have actually been made, and discusses how our picture of the world has been radically revised ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Einstein's Genius Club

    The True Story of a Group of Scientists Who Changed the World

    by Burton Feldman and 1 more

    As World War II wound down and it became increasingly clear that the Allies would emerge victorious, Albert Einstein invited three close friends-all titans of contemporary science and philosophy-to his home at 112 Mercer Street in Princeton, New Jersey, to discuss what they loved best-science and philosophy. His guests were the legendary philosopher and pacifist, Bertrand Russell; the boy wonder ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Why Things Break

    Understanding the World By the Way It Comes Apart

    by Mark Eberhart

    Did you know—• It took more than an iceberg to sink the Titanic.• The Challenger disaster was predicted.• Unbreakable glass dinnerware had its origin in railroad lanterns.• A football team cannot lose momentum.• Mercury thermometers are prohibited on airplanes for a crucial reason.• Kryptonite bicycle locks are easily broken.“Things fall apart” is more than a poetic insight—it is a fundamental ... Read more

    $12.42 AUD

  • The Janus Point

    A New Theory of Time

    by Julian Barbour

    In The Janus Point renowned physicist Julian Barbour presents a major new solution to one of the most profound questions in physics - what is time? - with ground-breaking implications for the origin and destiny of our universe.'Both a work of literature and a masterpiece of scientific thought' Lee SmolinTime is perhaps the greatest mystery in physics. Despite the fact that the fundamental laws of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol. III

    The New Millennium Edition: Quantum Mechanics

    by Richard P. Feynman and 2 more

    "The whole thing was basically an experiment," Richard Feynman said late in his career, looking back on the origins of his lectures. The experiment turned out to be hugely successful, spawning publications that have remained definitive and introductory to physics for decades. Ranging from the basic principles of Newtonian physics through such formidable theories as general relativity and quantum ... Read more

    $67.99 AUD

  • Our Seti Problem

    by Robert Stetson

    The dialog begins with a look at how an ancient tribe would search for intelligent civilizations. Then it continues to look at how we search the cosmos for intelligent alien communications.This paper explains the concept of Quantum Entanglement. It gives you a basic understanding of what it is and how it works.Why are we searching the stars for alien radio signals?Quantum Entanglement would allow ... Read more

    $1.38 AUD

  • Stable State Universe Theory

    by Stephen Webb

    The theory behind the stable state universeThe first part of this theory is to believe in absolute zero, that is when there is no energy, no heat. Now in science we believe that we cannot reach absolute zero, because we have tried and found it impossible. Think of a thermometer it gets really close to absolute zero but never reaches it. There is a simple expiation for this, When you reach absolute ... Read more


  • The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol. I

    The New Millennium Edition: Mainly Mechanics, Radiation, and Heat

    by Richard P. Feynman and 2 more

    "The whole thing was basically an experiment," Richard Feynman said late in his career, looking back on the origins of his lectures. The experiment turned out to be hugely successful, spawning publications that have remained definitive and introductory to physics for decades. Ranging from the basic principles of Newtonian physics through such formidable theories as general relativity and quantum ... Read more

    $65.99 AUD

  • A Brief Guide to the Great Equations

    The Hunt for Cosmic Beauty in Numbers

    by Robert Crease

    series Brief Histories
    Here are the stories of the ten most popular equations of all time as voted for by readers of Physics World, including - accessibly described here for the first time - the favourite equation of all, Euler's equation.Each is an equation that captures with beautiful simplicity what can only be described clumsily in words. Euler's equation [eip + 1 = 0] was described by respondents as 'the most ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Quantum Physics in Minutes

    by Gemma Lavender

    series IN MINUTES
    The fastest way to understanding quantum physics - learn about how our universe works, in m****inutes.Quantum physics is the most fundamental, but also the most bewildering, of sciences. Allowing for simultaneously dead-and-alive cats, teleportation, antimatter and parallel universes, it also underpins all digital technology and even life itself. But at last it's possible through this clear and ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Secret Life of the Periodic Table

    by Dr Ben Still

    series Secret Life of
    Every element has character, be it volatile, aloof, gregarious or enigmatic. They also have incredible stories of how they came to be, how they were discovered and how their qualities have been harnessed to make everything we have in the world.The Secret Life of the Periodic Table gives a fascinating insight into the discovery and use of all 118 elements. It uncovers incredible stories of how ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Physics: A Very Short Introduction

    by Sidney Perkowitz

    series Very Short Introductions
    Physics, the fundamental science of matter and energy, encompasses all levels of nature from the subatomic to the cosmic, and underlies much of the technology around us. Understanding the physics of our universe is an essential aspect of humanity's quest to understand our environment and our place within it. Doing physics enables us to explore the interaction between environment and human society, ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Quantum Mechanics

    An Experimentalist's Approach

    by Eugene D. Commins

    Eugene D. Commins takes an experimentalist's approach to quantum mechanics, preferring to use concrete physical explanations over formal, abstract descriptions to address the needs and interests of a diverse group of students. Keeping physics at the foreground and explaining difficult concepts in straightforward language, Commins examines the many modern developments in quantum physics, including ... Read more

    $81.39 AUD

  • The One Force of Nature

    by David Simmons

    Current theory claims that there are 4 fundamental forces of nature which existed as a superforce at t=0. Carl Anderson experimentally proved that gamma ray photons split into electron-positron pairs. Physicists at Imperial College London built a photon-photon collider where low energy photons collide, coalesce and split into electron-positron pairs. This means that the primeval energy split into ... Read more


  • Luminescence Spectroscopy of Semiconductors

    by Ivan Pelant and 1 more

    This book reviews up-to-date ideas of how the luminescence radiation in semiconductors originates and how to analyze it experimentally. The book fills a gap between general textbooks on optical properties of solids and specialized monographs on luminescence. It is unique in its coherent treatment of the phenomenon of luminescence from the very introductory definitions, from light emission in bulk ... Read more

    $76.11 AUD

  • Atoms, Molecules & Quantum Mechanics for Kids

    by Baby Professor

    Quantum mechanics - big words for little kids. Use this educational resource to better explain the theories of Atoms, Molecules and Quantum Mechanics for Kids. Instead of heading down the route of complex texts, this book utilizes an effective combination of words and pictures. On top of that, the layout is extremely child-friendly. Read a copy and you'll see what we mean! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Massive

    The Higgs Boson and the Greatest Hunt in Science: Updated Edition

    by Ian Sample

    In the early 1960s, three groups of physicists, working independently in different countries, stumbled upon an idea that would change physics and fuel the imagination of scientists for decades. That idea was the Higgs boson - to find it would be to finally understand the origins of mass - the last building block of life itself. Now, almost 50 years later, that particle has finally been discovered ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Problems and Solutions in Nuclear and Particle Physics

    by Sergio Petrera

    series UNITEXT for Physics
    This book presents 140 problems with solutions in introductory nuclear and particle physics. Rather than being only partially provided or simply outlined, as is typically the case in textbooks on nuclear and particle physics, all solutions are explained in detail. Furthermore, different possible approaches are compared. Some of the problems concern the estimation of quantities in realistic ... Read more

    $76.55 AUD