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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: $12.99

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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God: The Failed Hypothesis
God: The Failed Hypothesis
Written by Victor J. Stenger, Foreword by Christopher Hitchens
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ISBN: 9781591026525
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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: Trade Paperback, 302 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2008
Price: $18.99

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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Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible
Written by Michio Kaku, Read by Feodor Chin
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ISBN: 9780739359037
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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
Read by Feodor Chin


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $22.50

A fascinating exploration of the science of the impossible—from death rays and force fields to invisibility cloaks—revealing to what extent such technologies might be achievable decades or millennia into the future.

One hundred years ago, scientists would have said that lasers, televisions, and the atomic bomb were beyond the realm of physical... Read more >
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Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780385520690
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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: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $28.95

A fascinating exploration of the science of the impossible—from death rays and force fields to invisibility cloaks—revealing to what extent such technologies might be achievable decades or millennia into the future.

One hundred years ago, scientists would have said that lasers, televisions, and the atomic bomb were beyond the realm of physical...

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Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780385525442
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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: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $11.99

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 >
The Fabric of the Cosmos
The Fabric of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780307428530
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The Fabric of the Cosmos
Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Written by Brian Greene


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $15.99

From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists and author the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Elegant Universe, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way.

Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they remain among the most... Read more >
The Infinite Book
The Infinite Book
Written by John D. Barrow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307428769
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The Infinite Book
A Short Guide to the Boundless, Timeless and Endless
Written by John D. Barrow


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

For a thousand years, infinity has proven to be a difficult and illuminating challenge for mathematicians and theologians. It certainly is the strangest idea that humans have ever thought. Where did it come from and what is it telling us about our Universe? Can there actually be infinities? Is matter infinitely... Read more >
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A Shortcut Through Time
A Shortcut Through Time
Written by George Johnson
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ISBN: 9780307424518
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A Shortcut Through Time
The Path to the Quantum Computer
Written by George Johnson


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

In this remarkably illustrative and thoroughly accessible look at one of the most intriguing frontiers in science and computers, award-winning New York Times writer George Johnson reveals the fascinating world of quantum computing—the holy grail of super computers where the computing power of single atoms is harnassed to create machines capable... Read more >
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Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe
Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe
Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591025757
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Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe

Written by Leon M. Lederman and Christopher T. Hill


Format: Trade Paperback, 363 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2007
Price: $19.99

When scientists peer through a telescope at the distant stars in outer space or use a particle-accelerator to analyze the smallest components of matter, they discover that the same laws of physics govern the whole universe at all times and all places. Physicists call the eternal, ubiquitous constancy of the laws... Read more >
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The Joy of Physics
The Joy of Physics
Written by Arthur W. Wiggins, Illustrated by Sidney Harris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591025900
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The Joy of Physics

Written by Arthur W. Wiggins
Illustrated by Sidney Harris


Format: Hardcover, 390 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2007
Price: $27.99

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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Programming the Universe
Programming the Universe
Written by Seth Lloyd
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ISBN: 9781400033867
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Programming the Universe
A Quantum Computer Scientist Takes on the Cosmos
Written by Seth Lloyd


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $16.00

Is the universe actually a giant quantum computer? According to Seth Lloyd, the answer is yes.

All interactions between particles in the universe, Lloyd explains, convey not only energy but also information–in other words, particles not only collide, they compute. What is the entire universe computing, ultimately? “Its own dynamical evolution,”... Read more >
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God: The Failed Hypothesis
God: The Failed Hypothesis
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024811
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God: The Failed Hypothesis
How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 287 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $28.99

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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The Infinite Book
The Infinite Book
Written by John D. Barrow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032242
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The Infinite Book
A Short Guide to the Boundless, Timeless and Endless
Written by John D. Barrow


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $18.00

For a thousand years, infinity has proven to be a difficult and illuminating challenge for mathematicians and theologians. It certainly is the strangest idea that humans have ever thought. Where did it come from and what is it telling us about our Universe? Can there actually be infinities? Is matter infinitely... Read more >
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My Einstein
My Einstein
Edited by John Brockman
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ISBN: 9780375424373
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My Einstein
Essays by the World's Leading Thinkers on the Man, His Work, and His Legacy
Edited by John Brockman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2006
Price: $11.99

In this fascinating volume, today’s foremost scientists discuss their own versions and visions of Einstein: how he has influenced their worldviews, their ideas, their science, and their professional and personal lives. These twenty-four essays are a testament to the power of scientific legacy and are essential reading for scientist and layperson... Read more >
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The Comprehensible Cosmos
The Comprehensible Cosmos
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024248
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The Comprehensible Cosmos
Where Do the Laws of Physics Come From?
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 340 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2006
Price: $28.99

For those fascinated by how physics explains the universe and affects philosophy, this in-depth presentation of the cosmos, complete with an appendix of mathematical formulas, makes accessible to lay readers findings normally available only to professional scientists. In a series of remarkable developments in the 20th century and continuing into the... Read more >
Space and Time in Contemporary Physics
Space and Time in Contemporary Physics
Written by Moritz Schlick, Translated by Henry Leopold Brose, Foreword by F. A. Lindeman
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ISBN: 9781591024170
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Space and Time in Contemporary Physics
An Introduction to the Theory of Relativity And Gravitation
Written by Moritz Schlick
Translated by Henry Leopold Brose
Foreword by F. A. Lindeman


Format: Trade Paperback, 98 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $13.99

This is one of the clearest expositions in layperson’s terms of Einstein’s theory of relativity and its paradigm-shifting implications for philosophy and commonsense notions of reality. Moritz Schlick, the influential German philosopher and leader of the positivist school of philosophy known as the Vienna Circle, wrote this short work in 1919... Read more >
Parallel Worlds
Parallel Worlds
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9780307276988
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Parallel Worlds
A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 14, 2006
Price: $13.99

In this thrilling journey into the mysteries of our cosmos, bestselling author Michio Kaku takes us on a dizzying ride to explore black holes and time machines, multidimensional space and, most tantalizing of all, the possibility that parallel universes may lay alongside our own. Kaku skillfully guides us through the latest... Read more >
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Programming the Universe
Programming the Universe
Written by Seth Lloyd
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ISBN: 9780307264718
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Programming the Universe
A Quantum Computer Scientist Takes on the Cosmos
Written by Seth Lloyd


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 14, 2006
Price: $13.99

Is the universe actually a giant quantum computer? According to Seth Lloyd, the answer is yes.

All interactions between particles in the universe, Lloyd explains, convey not only energy but also information–in other words, particles not only collide, they compute. What is the entire universe computing, ultimately? “Its own dynamical evolution,”... Read more >
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Electric Universe
Electric Universe
Written by David Bodanis
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ISBN: 9780307335982
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Electric Universe
How Electricity Switched on the Modern World
Written by David Bodanis


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2006
Price: $15.00

In Electric Universe, David Bodanis weaves tales of romance, divine inspiration, and fraud through a lucid account of the invisible force that permeates our universe. In these pages the virtuoso scientists who plumbed the secrets of electricity come vividly to life, including familiar giants like Thomas Edison; the visionary Michael Faraday... Read more >
Parallel Worlds
Parallel Worlds
Written by Michio Kaku
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ISBN: 9781400033720
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Parallel Worlds
A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $16.00

In this thrilling journey into the mysteries of our cosmos, bestselling author Michio Kaku takes us on a dizzying ride to explore black holes and time machines, multidimensional space and, most tantalizing of all, the possibility that parallel universes may lay alongside our own. Kaku skillfully guides us through the latest... Read more >
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Philosophy of Religion, Physics, And Psychology
Philosophy of Religion, Physics, And Psychology
Edited by Aleksandar Jokic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591023692
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Philosophy of Religion, Physics, And Psychology
Essays in Honor of Adolph Grunbaum
Edited by Aleksandar Jokic


Format: Hardcover, 476 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2005
Price: $59.99

On October 18-19, 2002, the Center for Philosophical Education at Santa Barbara City College hosted a symposium honoring Professor Adolf Grünbaum’s contributions to contemporary philosophy. This work, an outgrowth of that symposium, contains essays by leading philosophers on Grünbaum's vast influence on philosophy of religion and philosophy of science. The symposium... Read more >
Deep Simplicity
Deep Simplicity
Written by John Gribbin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400062560
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Deep Simplicity
Bringing Order to Chaos and Complexity
Written by John Gribbin


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2005
Price: $26.00

Over the past two decades, no field of scientific inquiry has had a more striking impact across a wide array of disciplines–from biology to physics, computing to meteorology–than that known as chaos and complexity, the study of complex systems. Now astrophysicist John Gribbin draws on his expertise to explore, in prose... Read more >
Electric Universe
Electric Universe
Written by David Bodanis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781400050604
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Electric Universe
The Shocking True Story of Electricity
Written by David Bodanis


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2005
Price: $11.99

In his bestselling E=mc2, David Bodanis led us, with astonishing ease, through the world’s most famous equation. Now, in Electric Universe, he illuminates the wondrous yet invisible force that permeates our universe—and introduces us to the virtuoso scientists who plumbed its secrets.

For centuries, electricity was seen as little more than a... Read more >
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