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The Physics Behind...

The Physics Behind...

Peer into the matrix with The Physics Behind... and uncover the extraordinary science behind everyday life.

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ISBN 9781844039746
Barcode 9781844039746
Published 28 August 2018 by OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Swan, Russ
Series The Behind... Series
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781844039746
ISBN-10 1844039749
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Imprint Cassell Illustrated
Publication Date 28 August 2018
International Publication Date 30 August 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Swan, Russ
Series The Behind... Series
Category Applied Mathematics
Popular Science
Statistical Physics
Optics (Light)
Atomic & Molecular Physics
Nuclear Structure Physics
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 194mm
Height: 237mm
Spine: 15mm
Weight 542g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Physics - Popular works
NBS Text Popular Science
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;General/trade
Dewey Code 530
Catalogue Code 932080

Description of this Book

From the Cloud to static, and from waterproof clothing to driverless cars, there's a whole world of fascinating science underlying our everyday objects, actions and interactions. Discover more about the science that makes your world go round, including everyday technology, objects in the home, amazing physics in nature, incredible engineering and the science behind things you would never have thought of before such as sunburn, wifi and a bag of sugar. Packed with detailed original artwork and infographics, The Physics Behind... is perfect for anyone who has ever been curious about the science of life. Explores the physics behind: Touchscreen technology Weather Electric guitars Facial recognition Spider silk

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Russ Swan is a freelance journalist and editor, specialising in writing about science, engineering and technology.

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