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Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small has Transformed Our Lives

Paperback, 04/06/2015, £9.99
£8.99
Acclaimed popular science author Brian Clegg demonstrates how quantum physics underpins everyday life.

Smith's Fundamentals of Motorsport Engineering

Paperback, 22/04/2013, £29.99
£26.99
This new textbook provides Motorsports students and practitioners with the fundamental theory necessary to work and advance in the industry. Also suitable for the enthusiastic amateur, this full-colour, comprehensive manual is the ideal one-stop guide to the basics of Motorsports engineering and what to expect at the race track.

Advanced Physics

Paperback, 22/08/2013, £49.99
£44.99
Written by members of the Editorial Board of the Institute of Physics, Advanced Physics makes A-level physics accessible to all students, with Maths boxes throughout to support concept development. Questions give opportunities to practise recall and analytical skills, and there are high quality diagrams and full colour illustrations throughout.

NOTHING:FROM ABSOLUTE ZERO TO COSMIC OBLIVION

Paperback, 07/11/2013, £7.99
£4.79
All too easily, we ignore or dismiss the fascinating possibilities of emptiness and non-existence. But without nothing, or rather what we've long taken to be nothing - we'd be nowhere. This title is suitable for those who are interested in science - or in the greatest mysteries of our world.

Map of the Invisible: Journeys into Particle Physics

Hardback, 15/09/2017, £16.99
£15.29
Beautifully illustrated, with gradually evolving maps offering an inventive visual glossary as the journey progresses, A Map of the Invisible provides an essential introduction to our world, and to particle physics.

Cosmology 2ed

Paperback, 22/06/2000, £12.25
£11.03
A range of textbooks and teacher support materials for AS and A level Pre 2008 specification.

Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation

Paperback, 11/08/1983, £12.99
£11.69
* The story of cosmic evolution, science and civilisation

College Physics 2ed

Hardback, 09/12/2000, £65.99
£59.39
This work aims to build and transmit the concepts of physics and the analytical skills to apply them, and build an appreciation for the underlying simplicity and unity in nature.

Cambridge International AS and A Level Biology Coursebook with CD-ROM 4ed

28/08/2014, £39.53
£35.58
Fully revised and updated content matching the new Cambridge International Examinations Biology 9700 syllabus for first teaching in 2014 and first examination in 2016.

Engineering Mathematics 7ed

Paperback, 01/12/2013, £49.99
£44.99
The best-selling introductory mathematics textbook for students on science and engineering degree and pre-degree courses. Sales stand at more than half a million copies world-wide. Its unique programmed approach takes students through the mathematics they need in a step-by-step fashion with a wealth of examples and exercises.

Foundation Maths 6ed

Paperback, 20/02/2016, £35.99
£32.39

Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering: A Comprehensive Guide 3ed

Paperback, 13/03/2006, £39.99
£35.99
This highly acclaimed undergraduate textbook teaches all the mathematics for undergraduate courses in the physical sciences.

Astronomy Manual: The Practical Guide To The Night Sky

Paperback, 16/03/2016, £14.99
£12.00
NEW IN PAPERBACK. This innovative Haynes Manual presents in-depth information about all the practical aspects of astronomy

Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe

Paperback, 21/12/2009, £28.99
£27.00
Second edition for introductory undergraduate courses and amateur astronomers on our current understanding of black holes.

Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life

Paperback, 01/06/2017, £8.99
£8.09
Brings physics into our daily lives and makes it fascinating. Our world is full of patterns. This book explains some of the most toolbox of science - a toolbox we need in order to make sense of what is around us and arrive at decisions about the future, from medical advances to solving our future energy needs.

Science of Imaging 2ed

Hardback, 18/11/2010, £40.99
£36.89
Starting with the fundamentals of light and basic cameras, this work takes readers through television and holography to advanced scientific and medical imaging. It covers topics such as digital recording of images, the photographic process, and film development.

Quantum Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 30/05/2002, £7.99
£7.19
In simple language, without mathematics, this book explains the strange and exciting ideas that make the subatomic world so different from the world of the every day. It offers the general reader access to one of the greatest discoveries in the history of physics and one of the oustanding intellectual achievements of the twentieth century.

History of Time: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 11/08/2005, £7.99
£7.19
Leofranc Holford-Strevens explores time measurement and the organisation of time into hours, days, months and years using a range of fascinating examples from Ancient Rome and Julius Caesar's Leap Year, to the 1920s' project for a fixed Easter.

Understanding & using Scientific evidence

Paperback, 19/08/2003, £18.99
£17.09
It is essential to be able to be critical of scientific evidence. Sets out the principles of investigation so that the reader will be confident in questioning the experts, making an informed choice or arriving at an informed opinion.

Brief History Of Time

Paperback, 18/08/2011, £8.99
£8.09
Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? This book examines these questions. It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still lie at the heart of space and time, from the Big Bang to black holes.

Black Holes: The Reith Lectures

Paperback, 05/05/2016, £3.99
£3.59
In 2016 Professor Stephen Hawking delivered the BBC Reith Lectures on a subject that has fascinated him for decades - black holes. In these flagship lectures the legendary physicist argues that if we could only understand black holes and how they challenge the very nature of space and time, we could unlock the secrets of the universe.

Shape Of Inner Space

Paperback, 22/03/2012, £12.99
£11.69
The leading mind behind the mathematics of string theory discusses how geometry explains the universe we see

Physics 4ed

Paperback, 22/01/2015, £34.99
£31.49
Assuming no prior knowledge and focusing on the basics, Physics offers a clear and accessible introduction to the core aspects of the subject. The latest edition includes a new chapter on Rotational Dynamics, and introduces students to recent advances in the field at relevant points throughout the book.

Astrobiology:A brief introduction

Paperback, 01/09/2011, £15.50
£13.95
New to this edition is a glossary of terms and an epilogue recapping the key unanswered questions, making Astrobiology an ideal primer for students and, indeed, for anyone curious about life and the Universe.

What We Cannot Know: Explorations at the Edge of Knowledge

Hardback, 19/05/2016, £20.00
£18.00
Britain's most famous mathematician takes us to the edge of knowledge to show us what we cannot know.

Origin of the Species

Paperback, 29/07/1982, £8.99
£8.09
Presents contemporary beliefs about Divine Providence and the beginnings of life on earth. Written for the general public of the 1850s, this title provides an account of the scientific theory that lies at the root of our attitude to the universe.

Universe, The

Paperback, 31/01/2008, £9.99
£8.99
How did the universe grow from a tiny fireball to its present size? Where did life on earth come from? How do planets form? How will the universe end? And how do we even know all this anyway? This book explores the story of our cosmos, from the mystery of its origins to how scientists think it might end.

Supersymmetry and Beyond

Paperback, 25/04/2013, £11.99
£10.79
The epic story of the quest to uncover a fully unified theory of physics, revised to reflect the possible discovery of the Higgs Boson.

From Quantum to Cosmos

Hardback, 02/05/2013, £17.99
£16.19
Explores the great discoveries of the past three centuries - from the classical mechanics of Newton; to the nature of light; to the bizarre world of the quantum; to the evolution of the cosmos; and even the recent findings of Higgs bosons at the Large Hadron Collider. This title tells about the future - of science, of society, and of ourselves.

Copernican Revolution

Paperback, 01/07/1990, £19.95
£17.96
For scientist and layman alike this book provides vivid evidence that the Copernican Revolution has by no means lost its significance today. Few episodes in the development of scientific theory show so clearly how the solution to a highly technical problem can alter our basic thought processes and attitudes.

How to Destroy the Universe

Paperback, 30/08/2012, £8.99
£8.09
Everything you ever wanted to know about physics in 35 bite-size chapters.

Raft

Paperback, 08/02/2018, £8.99
£8.09

Wonders of Life

Hardback, 24/01/2013, £25.00
£20.00
What is Life? Where did it come from? Why does it end?

Physics for the Life Sciences 2ed

Hardback, 06/03/2012, £54.99
£49.49
Taking an algebra-based approach with the selective use of calculus, this title includes basic physics concepts such as: using a fresh layout, consistent and student-tested art program, extensive use of conceptual examples, analytical problems, and instructive and engaging case studies.

Neutron Protein Crystallography: Hydrogen, Protons, and Hydration in B

Hardback, 17/02/2011, £67.50
£60.75
One of the first books dedicated to the emerging field of neutron protein crystallography (NPC). It covers all of the practical aspects of NPC and demonstrates how NPC can explore protein features such as hydrogen bonds, protonation and deprotonation of amino acid residues, and hydration structures.

Structure of Scientific Revolutions

Paperback, 11/05/2012, £10.50
£9.45
Challenges long-standing linear notions of scientific progress, arguing that transformative ideas don't arise from the day-to-day, gradual process of experimentation and data accumulation, but that revolutions in science, those breakthrough moments that disrupt accepted thinking and offer unanticipated ideas, occur outside of normal science.

Get Ready for Physics

Paperback, 11/06/2010, £19.99
£17.99
'Get Ready for Physics' helps science students quickly prepare for their introductory physics course, either algebra-based or calculus-based. It provides useful tools for future success in the course, gives you tips on recognizing your individual learning styles and helps you maximize your study time.

How To Teach Relativity To Your Dog

Paperback, 15/03/2012, £11.99
£10.79
Everyone talks to their pets; Chad Orzel tells his about relativity.

Feynman's Tips on Physics

Paperback, 15/02/2013, £11.99
£10.79
Essential advice on problem solving from physics' clearest teacher

Smashing Physics

Hardback, 22/05/2014, £20.00
£18.00
The first insider account of the work at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, the discovery of the Higgs particle - and what it all means for our understanding of the laws of nature.

Molecular Invasion

Paperback, 01/01/2003, £7.99
£7.19

Introducing Logic

Paperback, 02/09/2004, £9.99
£8.99
Introducing Logic follows the historical development of this intriguing subject, explaining its symbols and methods, exploring complex philosophical issues and intricate mathematics.

Introducing Stephen Hawking

7, 07/04/2005, £9.99
£8.99
A brilliantly conceived introduction to Hawking's work, ranging from Einstein's General Theory of Relativity to Quantum Mechanics, Black Holes and the Big Bang. It also explains Hawking's research into Quantum Gravity, which could emerge as a Theory of Everything.

Introducing Einstein

7, 01/09/2005, £9.99
£8.99
The Introducing series is renowned throughout the world for its ingenious combination of graphic illustration and intelligent, precise text by leading academics on some of the most challenging subjects around. This text is a highly accessible introduction to Einstein's life and thought.

Introducing Fractal Geometry

Paperback, 02/02/2006, £9.99
£8.99
Fractal geometry is the geometry of the natural world. It mirrors the uneven but real shapes of nature, the world as we actually experience it. Introducing Fractal Geometry traces the development of this revolutionary new discipline.

Introducing Newton

Paperback, 02/08/2007, £9.99
£8.99
By the age of 25, entirely self-taught, Newton had sketched out a system of the world. This work explains the extraordinary ideas of a man who sifted through the accumulated knowledge of centuries, tossed out mistaken beliefs, and single-handedly made enormous advances in mathematics, mechanics and optics.

Bats Sing, Mice Giggle : The Surprising Science of Animals' Inner Live

Paperback, 06/05/2010, £8.99
£8.09
Presents many years of research by hundreds of scientists that reveals how wild animals, as well as pets, have inner, secret lives. This title shows how animal 'friends' stay in touch, how they warn and help each other in times of danger, and how some animals problem-solve as or in some instances even more effectively than humans.

Schaum's Outline of Modern Physics

Paperback, 01/08/1999, £16.99
£13.99
Schaum's Outlines present all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

Schaum's Outline of Beginning Physics I: Mechanics and Heat

Paperback, 01/01/1995, £16.99
£13.99
Schaum's Outlines present all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

 

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