The Handy Physics Answer Book (The Handy Answer Book Series)

The Handy Physics Answer Book (The Handy Answer Book Series)

Paul W Zitzewitz

Eschewing the standard mathematical causes for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complex medical strategies in undeniable English that everybody can comprehend. Tackling the large matters resembling gravity, magnetism, sound, and what relatively occurs within the huge Hadron Collider, this enticing examine physics additionally spells out why cats continuously land on their toes, why humans seem to have purple eyes in pictures, and the genuine chance of taking a look at an eclipse.

For every body who ever questioned how a gentle bulb works or how squirrels steer clear of electrocution at the strength strains, this guide provides solutions at the physics of lifestyle and examines the advancements within the exploration of subatomic debris. as well as the question-and-answer part, an addendum of evidence approximately physicists explains what the Nobel prize is and who has received it, and tells the tale of the scientist who used to be incarcerated for agreeing with Copernicus.

Answers greater than 8 hundred questions about physics, starting from daily life purposes to the most recent explorations within the field.

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