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Description - Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You by Marcus Chown

The two towering achievements of modern physics are quantum theory and Einstein's general theory of relativity. But, almost a century after their advent, most people haven't the slightest clue what either is about.Did you know that there's so much empty space inside matter that the entire human race could be squeezed into the volume of a sugar cube? Or that you grow old more quickly on the top floor of a building than on the ground floor?Get set for the most entertaining science book of the year.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780571235469
ISBN-10: 0571235468
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 127mm x mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Faber & Faber
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Marcus Chown

Marcus Chown is an award-winning writer and broadcaster. Formerly a radio astronomer at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, he is currently cosmology consultant of the weekly science magazine New Scientist. He is the author of the bestselling Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You, The Never Ending Days of Being Dead and The Magic Furnace. He also wrote The Solar System, the bestselling app for iPad, which won the Future Book Award 2011.

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