In this international bestseller, Orzel explains the key theories of quantum physics, taking his dog Emmy's anarchic behaviour as a starting point. Could she use quantum tunnelling to get through the neighbour's fence? How about diffracting round a tree to chase squirrels? From quarks and gluons to Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, this is a uniquely entertaining way to unlock the secrets of the universe.
Everything you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven enlightening lessons These seven short lessons guide us, with simplicity and clarity, through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century and still continues to shake us today. In this mind-bending introduction to modern physics, Carlo Rovelli explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind.
This fantastic CGP Revision Guide is perfectly matched to the Higher Level Grade 9-1 AQA GCSE Physics course. Every topic is explained with clear, succinct study notes, examples and diagrams - and there are practice questions at the end of every page to test you on what you've learned (with answers and mark schemes included). We've covered all the crucial new elements of the Grade 9-1 course, including the required practicals, maths skills and Working Scientifically.
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A pair of black adult UK size 6 - 11 unisex socks, featuring a Nuclear Physics wording and symbols design These socks are manufactured by The Tie Studio, London and made from: 65% cotton 33% nylon 2% elastane They are machine washable and come with tag and hook. ** PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL UK SHIPMENTS ARE SENT BY FIRST CLASS POST **
In Professor Povey's Perplexing Problems, Thomas Povey shares 109 of his favourite problems in physics and maths. A tour de force of imagination and exposition, he takes us by the hand and guides us through uncompromisingly challenging territory that expands our minds and encourages a playful and exploratory approach to study. The puzzles, he says, are like toys.
If you asked a normal person to define physics, they probably wouldn't be able to give a very specific answer. Not to worry, the staff here at The Inky Penguin have put together an easier to understand definition! If you love physics then this is the mug for you! It will give you a laugh every time you have a cup of tea or coffee! Treat yourself or hint to your friends and family.