The Handy Physics Answer Book

by Paul W. Zitzewitz
The Handy Physics Answer Book
  • ISBN-13: 9781578593057
  • Author(s): Paul W. Zitzewitz
  • Subject: Science: general issues
  • Publisher: Visible Ink
  • Imprint: Visible Ink
  • Publication Date: 08-04-2013
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£19.99
Eschewing the usual mathematical explanations for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complicated scientific concepts in plain English that everyone can understand. This handbook supplies answers on the physics of everyday life and examines the developments in the exploration of subatomic particles. In addition to the question-and-answer section, an addendum of facts about physicists explains what the Nobel prize is and who has won it, and tells the story of the scientist who was incarcerated for agreeing with Copernicus.
About the book

Eschewing the usual mathematical explanations for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complicated scientific concepts in plain English that everyone can understand. This handbook supplies answers on the physics of everyday life and examines the developments in the exploration of subatomic particles. In addition to the question-and-answer section, an addendum of facts about physicists explains what the Nobel prize is and who has won it, and tells the story of the scientist who was incarcerated for agreeing with Copernicus.