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Can we travel through time? - the 20 big questions of physics Can we travel through time? - the 20 big questions of physics

"Can We Travel Through Time? addresses 20 of the most fundamental and frequently asked questions in physics. What is the God particle? Does chaos theory spell disaster? Am I unique in the universe? What is light? Each 3,000 word essay examines these eternally perplexing questions in a way that is comprehensible to everyone, providing the ultimate guide to understanding the very nature of the world we live in."--Publisher's description.

Jul 28, 2016
Geometry for dummies Geometry for dummies

Jul 25, 2016
How many moons does the Earth have? - the ultimate science quiz book How many moons does the Earth have? - the ultimate science quiz book

Jul 21, 2016
How to destroy the universe - and 34 other really interesting uses of physics How to destroy the universe - and 34 other really interesting uses of physics

If you thought physics was all about measuring the temperature of ice in a bucket or trying to fathom what E=mc2 means, think again. How to Destroy the Universe and 34 other really interesting uses of physics demystifies the astonishing world of physics in a series of intriguing, entertaining and often extraordinary scenarios'that explain key physics concepts in plain and simple language. You'll find out how to save the planet from energy shortages by mining the vacuum of empty space, engineer t

Jul 21, 2016
Last of the giants - the rise and fall of Earth's most dominant species Last of the giants - the rise and fall of Earth's most dominant species

"Today, an ancient world is vanishing right before our eyes: the age of giant animals. Over 40,000 years ago, the earth was ruled by megafauna: mammoths and mastodons, saber-toothed tigers and giant sloths. Of course, those creatures no longer exist, and there is only one likely reason for that: the evolution and arrival of the earth's only tool-wielding hunter, the wildly adaptive, comparatively pint-sized human species. Many more of the world's biggest and baddest creatures--including the blac

Jul 28, 2016
Meerkats Meerkats

Meerkats offers unique insight into the world of this endearing creature, and is the first title on the subject written by a professionally qualified nature conservationist. Includes remarkable sequences of images of meerkats mobbing together to take on predators such as jackals, eagles and poisonous snakes, along with many other interesting behaviours. Meerkats truly are mammalian masters of multi-tasking.

Jul 21, 2016
Shark week - everything you need to know Shark week - everything you need to know

Provides readers with a comprehensive overview of sharks, including photos, firsthand accounts of shark attacks, and interesting facts.

Jul 21, 2016