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Physics of Star Trek (Paperback) (Lawrence M. Krauss)

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What warps when you’re traveling at warp speed? What is the difference between a wormhole and a black hole? Are time loops really possible, and can I kill my grandmother before I am born? Anyone who has ever wondered could this really happen?” will gain useful insights into the Star Trek universe (and, incidentally, the real world of physics) in this charming and accessible guide. Lawrence M. Krauss boldly goes whereStar Trek has gone-and beyond. From Newton to Hawking, from Einstein to Feynman, from Kirk to Picard, Krauss leads readers on a voyage to the world of physics as we now know it and as it might one day be.
What warps when you’re traveling at warp speed? What is the difference between a wormhole and a black hole? Are time loops really possible, and can I kill my grandmother before I am born? Anyone who has ever wondered “could this really happen?” will gain useful insights into the Star Trek universe (and, incidentally, the real world of physics) in this charming and accessible guide. Lawrence M. Krauss boldly goes where Star Trek has gone-and beyond. From Newton to Hawking, from Einstein to Feynman, from Kirk to Picard, Krauss leads readers on a voyage to the world of physics as we now know it and as it might one day be.
Number of Pages: 251
Genre: Science, Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Television / History + Criticism, Physics, Astrophysics + Space Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Perseus Books Group
Author: Lawrence M. Krauss
Language: English
Street Date: July 9, 2007
TCIN: 11990713
UPC: 9780465002047
Item Number (DPCI): 248-31-7502
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