Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You: A Guide to the Universe (Paperback)
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Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You: A Guide to the Universe (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 04/09/2008
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The two towering achievements of modern physics are quantum theory and Einstein's general theory of relativity. But, almost a century after their advent, most people haven't the slightest clue what either is about. Did you know that there's so much empty space inside matter that the entire human race could be squeezed into the volume of a sugar cube? Or that you grow old more quickly on the top floor of a building than on the ground floor? Get set for the most entertaining science book of the year.

Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571235469
Weight: 174 g
Dimensions: 198 x 126 x 15 mm

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“An excellent non-specialist account”

This is a first-rate book. If you're looking for an account of the current state of Quantum Mechanics and Relativity which is accessible to a non-scientist and takes you from the basics through to most recent... More

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“Great introduction!”

After watching numerous Prof. Brian Cox things on TV I decided to find out more about the Quantum Universe. A friend of mine pointed me towards this one. Everything is explained in simplified terms (thankfully) so... More

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