Fear of Physics
A Guide for the PerplexedeBook - 2007
Fear of Physics is a lively, irreverent, and informative look at everything from the physics of boiling water to cutting-edge research at the observable limits of the universe. Rich with anecdotes and accessible examples, it nimbly ranges over the tools and thought behind the world of modern physics, taking the mystery out of what is essentially a very human intellectual endeavor.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2007.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvii, 257 pages) : illustrations