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Universal : a guide to the cosmos

Author: Brian Cox; J R Forshaw
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title shows that, by asking questions about the world around us, everyone can think like a physicist and grasp the grandeur of our cosmos. Physics is about asking questions. But what are good questions? How do we understand the fundamental forces of the Universe and its remarkable uniformity? From what fridges tell us about the direction of events unfolding, to how magnets reveal spacetime, and how we know the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Cox; J R Forshaw
ISBN: 9781846144363 1846144361
OCLC Number: 965118761
Description: ix, 280 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Brian Cox & Jeff Forshaw.

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Physics is about asking questions. But what are good questions? How do we understand the fundamental forces of the Universe and its remarkable uniformity? This book answers these questions.  Read more...

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They do a great job of bringing a difficult subject to life * The Times * A scientific match made in heaven * Observer * Cox and Forshaw stand together at the cutting edge of their discipline ... Read more...

 
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