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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition

(Available January 13, 2015)
Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125864
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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the new AP Physics 1 Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

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In the Light of Science
In the Light of Science
Written by Demetris Nicolaides
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ISBN: 9781615922253
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: Trade Paperback, 266 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
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The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125376
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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Physics C Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Physics C Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

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The Future of the Mind
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku, Read by Feodor Chin
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804148801
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
Read by Feodor Chin


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $50.00

NOW A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Compelling….Kaku thinks with great breadth, and the vistas he presents us are worth the trip”
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The Future of the Mind
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku, Read by Feodor Chin
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ISBN: 9780804148818
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
Read by Feodor Chin


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $25.00

NOW A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Compelling….Kaku thinks with great breadth, and the vistas he presents us are worth the trip”
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The Future of the Mind
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780385530828
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $28.95

NOW A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Compelling….Kaku thinks with great breadth, and the vistas he presents us are worth the trip”
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The Future of the Mind
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780385530835
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

NOW A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“Compelling….Kaku thinks with great breadth, and the vistas he presents us are worth the trip”
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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Written by Amanda Gefter
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ISBN: 9780345539632
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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything
Written by Amanda Gefter


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

In a memoir of family bonding and cutting-edge physics for readers of Brian Greene’s The Hidden Reality and Jim Holt’s Why Does the World Exist?, Amanda Gefter tells the story of how she conned her way into a career as a...
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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Written by Amanda Gefter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345531438
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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything
Written by Amanda Gefter


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $28.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

In a memoir of family bonding and cutting-edge physics for readers of Brian Greene’s The Hidden Reality and Jim Holt’s Why Does the World Exist?, Amanda Gefter tells the story of how she conned her way into a career as a...
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Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350495
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $15.99

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166515
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
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Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark
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ISBN: 9780307599803
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $30.00

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
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The Physics of War
The Physics of War
Written by Barry Parker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148034
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The Physics of War
From Arrows to Atoms
Written by Barry Parker


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $25.95

This fascinating blend of popular science and military history examines the science of war, demonstrating the close connection between the discovery of basic physical principles and the development of weaponry over the ages.
 

     Physics has played a critical role in warfare since the earliest times. Barry Parker highlights famous battles of the... Read more >
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The Physics of War
From Arrows to Atoms
Written by Barry Parker


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

This fascinating blend of popular science and military history examines the science of war, demonstrating the close connection between the discovery of basic physical principles and the development of weaponry over the ages.
 

     Physics has played a critical role in warfare since the earliest times. Barry Parker highlights famous battles of the... Read more >
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Newton's Football
Newton's Football
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345545145
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Newton's Football
The Science Behind America's Game
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $26.00

In the bestselling tradition of Freakonomics and Scorecasting comes a clever and accessible look at the big ideas underlying the science of football. 
 
Did you hear the one about the MacArthur genius physicist and the NFL coach? It’s not a joke. It’s actually an innovative way to understand chaos... Read more >
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Newton's Football
Newton's Football
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345545152
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Newton's Football
The Science Behind America's Game
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the bestselling tradition of Freakonomics and Scorecasting comes a clever and accessible look at the big ideas underlying the science of football. 
 
Did you hear the one about the MacArthur genius physicist and the NFL coach? It’s not a joke. It’s actually an innovative way to understand chaos... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Physics B Exam, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP Physics B Exam, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804124232
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Cracking the AP Physics B Exam, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $12.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP Physics B Exam with 2 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher. This eBook edition has been optimized for digital viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations.

Inside the Book... Read more >
Por Amor a la Fisica
Por Amor a la Fisica
Written by Walter Lewin and Warren Goldstein
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ISBN: 9788490320594
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Por Amor a la Fisica

Written by Walter Lewin and Warren Goldstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $13.00

Las esperadas memorias de uno de los intelectuales más impredecibles, combativos e influyentes de los últimos treinta años.

«Has cambiado mi vida» es una frase muy común en los emails que Walter Lewin recibe a diario de fans cautivados por sus «videoclases» sobre las maravillas de la física. Durante cuarenta y tres... Read more >
Beyond the God Particle
Beyond the God Particle
Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148010
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Beyond the God Particle

Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill


Format: Hardcover, 325 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $24.95

Two leading physicists discuss the importance of the Higgs Boson, the future of particle physics, and the mysteries of the universe yet to be unraveled.
 

On July 4, 2012, the long-sought Higgs Boson--aka "the God Particle"--was discovered at the world's largest particle accelerator, the LHC, in Geneva, Switzerland. On March 14, 2013... Read more >
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Beyond the God Particle

Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $12.99

Two leading physicists discuss the importance of the Higgs Boson, the future of particle physics, and the mysteries of the universe yet to be unraveled.
 

On July 4, 2012, the long-sought Higgs Boson--aka "the God Particle"--was discovered at the world's largest particle accelerator, the LHC, in Geneva, Switzerland. On March 14, 2013... Read more >
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Magnificent Principia
Magnificent Principia
Written by Colin Pask
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616147457
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Magnificent Principia
Exploring Isaac Newton's Masterpiece
Written by Colin Pask


Format: Hardcover, 500 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $26.00

Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg has written that "all that has happened since 1687 is a gloss on the Principia." Now you too can appreciate the significance of this stellar work, regarded by many as the greatest scientific contribution of all time. Despite its dazzling reputation, Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica... Read more >
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Magnificent Principia
Exploring Isaac Newton's Masterpiece
Written by Colin Pask


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg has written that "all that has happened since 1687 is a gloss on the Principia." Now you too can appreciate the significance of this stellar work, regarded by many as the greatest scientific contribution of all time. Despite its dazzling reputation, Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica... Read more >
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Science Set Free
Science Set Free
Written by Rupert Sheldrake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436728
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Science Set Free
10 Paths to New Discovery
Written by Rupert Sheldrake


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

The bestselling author of Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home offers an intriguing new assessment of modern day science that will radically change the way we view what is possible.

In Science Set Free (originally published to acclaim in the UK as The Science Delusion), Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the... Read more >
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