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    • Publication date:21 Sep 2017
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Cracking Quantum Physics

By Brian Clegg

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An accessible, comprehensive and fully illustrated guide to the fascinating field of Quantum Physics.

An accessible, comprehensive and fully illustrated guide to the fascinating field of Quantum Physics.

Enter the invisible world of sub-atomic physics and discover the very core of existence. Cracking Quantum Physics takes you through every area of particle physics to clearly explain how our world was, and is, created, and breaks down the most complex theories into easily understandable elements.

Subjects covered include:
-The anatomy of the elements
-Enter the atom
-Quantum reality
-Quantum tunnelling
-Electrodynamics
-Accelerators and colliders
-The Higgs field
-Dark Matter
-Time travel
-The Zeno effect

An easy-to-understand guide to some of the most complex and intriguing topics: Cracking Quantum Physics is a must-read for anyone who has ever wondered about the underlying forces and materials that make up the world as we know it.

Biographical Notes

Brian Clegg is an award-winning British science writer and public speaker who has written over 20 popular science books and a growing range of novels. He has also written for a wide range of publications such as Nature, BBC History, The Times, the Wall Street Journal and The Observer, and is the editor of www.popularscience.co.uk. Brian lives in a Wiltshire village with his wife and twin children.

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  • ISBN: 9781844039494
  • Publication date: 21 Sep 2017
  • Page count: 320
  • Imprint: Cassell
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