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Poetry of the Universe
Poetry of the Universe
Written by Robert Osserman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307790583
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Poetry of the Universe

Written by Robert Osserman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $11.99

In the bestselling literary tradition of Lewis Thomas's Lives of a Cell and James Watson's The Double Helix, Poetry of the Universe is a delightful and compelling narrative charting the evolution of mathematical ideas that have helped to illuminate the nature of the observable universe. In a richly anecdotal fashion, the... Read more >
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616144432
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Why the Universe Is Not Designed for Us
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 345 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $28.00

A number of authors have noted that if some physical parameters were slightly changed, the universe could no longer support life, as we know it. This implies that life depends sensitively on the physics of our universe. Does this "fine-tuning" of the universe suggest that a creator god intentionally calibrated the... Read more >
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Why the Universe Is Not Designed for Us
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

A number of authors have noted that if some physical parameters were slightly changed, the universe could no longer support life, as we know it. This implies that life depends sensitively on the physics of our universe. Does this "fine-tuning" of the universe suggest that a creator god intentionally calibrated the... Read more >
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The Joy of Physics
The Joy of Physics
Written by Arthur W. Wiggins, Illustrated by Sidney Harris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616144531
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The Joy of Physics

Written by Arthur W. Wiggins
Illustrated by Sidney Harris


Format: Trade Paperback, 466 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $21.00

For those who have always wanted to discover the joy of physics, this is the book that they’ve been waiting for.

Many people remember their struggles with physics in high school and have wished for the right opportunity to gain an appreciation of this significant area of knowledge. Now is their... Read more >
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Physics of the Future
Physics of the Future
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385530804
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Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $28.95

Imagine, if you can, the world in the year 2100.

In Physics of the Future, Michio Kaku—the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible—gives us a stunning, provocative, and exhilarating vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the world’s top scientists who are...

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Physics of the Future
Physics of the Future
Written by Michio Kaku
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Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $12.99

Imagine, if you can, the world in the year 2100.

In Physics of the Future, Michio Kaku—the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible—gives us a stunning, provocative, and exhilarating vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the world’s top scientists who are...

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Physics of the Future
Physics of the Future
Written by Michio Kaku, Read by Feodor Chin
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307877055
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Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Written by Michio Kaku
Read by Feodor Chin


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $45.00

Imagine, if you can, the world in the year 2100.

In Physics of the Future, Michio Kaku—the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible—gives us a stunning, provocative, and exhilarating vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the world’s top scientists who are...

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Physics of the Future
Physics of the Future
Written by Michio Kaku, Read by Feodor Chin
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ISBN: 9780307877062
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Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Written by Michio Kaku
Read by Feodor Chin


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $22.50

Imagine, if you can, the world in the year 2100.

In Physics of the Future, Michio Kaku—the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible—gives us a stunning, provocative, and exhilarating vision of the coming century based on interviews with over three hundred of the world’s top scientists who are...

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The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307265630
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $29.95

From the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos comes his most expansive and accessible book to date—a book that takes on the grandest question: Is ours the only universe?

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307595256
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $12.99

From the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos comes his most expansive and accessible book to date—a book that takes on the grandest question: Is ours the only universe?

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene, Read by Brian Greene
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739383520
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Read by Brian Greene


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $45.00

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene, Read by Brian Greene
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307751614
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Read by Brian Greene


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $22.50

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of... Read more >
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Once Before Time
Once Before Time
Written by Martin Bojowald
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ISBN: 9780307594259
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Once Before Time
A Whole Story of the Universe
Written by Martin Bojowald


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $11.99

In 2000, Martin Bojowald, then a twenty-seven-year-old post-doc at Pennsylvania State University, used a relatively new theory called loop quantum gravity—a cunning combination of Einstein’s theory of gravity with quantum mechanics—to create a simple model of the universe. Loop quantum cosmology was born, and with it, a theory that managed to... Read more >
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Once Before Time
Once Before Time
Written by Martin Bojowald, Read by Jonathan Cowley
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ISBN: 9780307875891
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Once Before Time
A Whole Story of the Universe
Written by Martin Bojowald
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $22.50

In 2000, Martin Bojowald, then a twenty-seven-year-old post-doc at Pennsylvania State University, used a relatively new theory called loop quantum gravity—a cunning combination of Einstein’s theory of gravity with quantum mechanics—to create a simple model of the universe. Loop quantum cosmology was born, and with it, a theory that managed to... Read more >
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Judging Edward Teller
Judging Edward Teller
Written by Istvan Hargittai
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616142216
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Judging Edward Teller

Written by Istvan Hargittai


Format: Hardcover, 575 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2010
Price: $32.00

Many people know Edward Teller as the "Father of the H-Bomb." To his supporters he was a hero of the Cold War. To his detractors he was evil personified. Between these extremes was the life of the real man. In this definitive and comprehensive biography, a personal acquaintance of Teller’s presents... Read more >
Strange Beauty
Strange Beauty
Written by George Johnson
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ISBN: 9780307765451
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Strange Beauty
Murray Gell-Mann and the Revolution in Twentieth-Century Physics
Written by George Johnson


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $14.99

With a New Afterword

"Our knowledge of fundamental physics contains not one fruitful idea that does not carry the name of Murray Gell-Mann."--Richard Feynman

Acclaimed science writer George Johnson brings his formidable reporting skills to the first biography of Nobel Prize-winner Murray Gell-Mann, the brilliant, irascible man who revolutionized modern particle physics with... Read more >
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The Tao of Physics
The Tao of Physics
Written by Fritjof Capra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308356
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The Tao of Physics
An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism
Written by Fritjof Capra


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $17.95

Here is the book that brought the mystical implications of subatomic physics to popular consciousness for the very first time—way back in 1975. This special edition celebrates the thirty-fifth anniversary of this early Shambhala best seller that has gone on to become a classic. It includes a new preface by the... Read more >
Head Shot
Head Shot
Written by G. Paul Chambers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616142094
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Head Shot

Written by G. Paul Chambers


Format: Hardcover, 260 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2010
Price: $25.00

After more than four decades and scores of books, documentaries, and films on the subject, what more can be said about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy? A great deal, according to this physicist and ballistics expert. This provocative, rigorously researched book presents evidence and compelling arguments that will make... Read more >
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God: The Failed Hypothesis
How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Foreword by Christopher Hitchens


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 5, 2010
Price: $11.99

Throughout history, arguments for and against the existence of God have been largely confined to philosophy and theology, while science has sat on the sidelines. Despite the fact that science has revolutionized every aspect of human life and greatly clarified our understanding of the world, somehow the notion has arisen that... Read more >
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Quest For Speed - Simple Guides
Quest For Speed - Simple Guides
Written by Peter Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334968
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Quest For Speed - Simple Guides

Written by Peter Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $10.95

Man’s quest for speed is driven by two ambitions. One is the competitive urge to excel — to go as fast as possible by any available means, and preferably to go faster than anybody else. The other, more practical, aim is to make travel and transport as swift and efficient as... Read more >
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The Age of Entanglement
The Age of Entanglement
Written by Louisa Gilder
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ISBN: 9781400095261
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The Age of Entanglement
When Quantum Physics Was Reborn
Written by Louisa Gilder


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $17.00

In The Age of Entanglement, Louisa Gilder brings to life one of the pivotal debates in twentieth century physics. In 1935, Albert Einstein famously showed that, according to the quantum theory, separated particles could act as if intimately connected–a phenomenon which he derisively described as “spooky action at a distance.” In... Read more >
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The Book of Nothing
The Book of Nothing
Written by John D. Barrow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307554819
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The Book of Nothing
Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins of the Universe
Written by John D. Barrow


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2009
Price: $13.99

What conceptual blind spot kept the ancient Greeks (unlike the Indians and Maya) from developing a concept of zero? Why did St. Augustine equate nothingness with the Devil? What tortuous means did 17th-century scientists employ in their attempts to create a vacuum? And why do contemporary quantum physicists believe that the... Read more >
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The Constants of Nature
The Constants of Nature
Written by John Barrow
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ISBN: 9780307555359
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The Constants of Nature
The Numbers That Encode the Deepest Secrets of the Universe
Written by John Barrow


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2009
Price: $13.99

Reality as we know it is bound by a set of constants—numbers and values that dictate the strengths of forces like gravity, the speed of light, and the masses of elementary particles. In The Constants of Nature, Cambridge Professor and bestselling author John D.Barrow takes us on an exploration of these... Read more >
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Quantum Gods
Quantum Gods
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027133
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Quantum Gods
Creation, Chaos, and the Search for Cosmic Consciousness
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 292 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $26.99

Does quantum mechanics show a connection between the human mind and the cosmos? Are our brains tuned into a "cosmic consciousness" that pervades the universe enabling us to make our own reality? Do quantum mechanics and chaos theory provide a place for God to act in the world without violating natural... Read more >
Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780307278821
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Physics of the Impossible
A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $15.95

Teleportation, time machines, force fields, and interstellar space ships—the stuff of science fiction or potentially attainable future technologies? Inspired by the fantastic worlds of Star Trek, Star Wars, and Back to the Future, renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku takes an informed, serious, and often surprising look at what... Read more >
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