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The Physics of Everyday Things: The Extraordinary Science Behind an Ordinary Day

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Most of us are clueless when it comes to the physics that makes our modern world so convenient. What's the simple science behind motion sensors, touch screens and toasters? How do we enter our offices using touch-on passes or find our way to new places using GPS? In The Physics of Everyday Things, James Kakalios takes us on an amazing journey into the subatomic marvels that underlie so much of what we use and take for granted. Breaking down the world of things into a single day, Kakalios engages our curiosity about how our ...

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The Physics of Everyday Things: The Extraordinary Science Behind an Ordinary Day
2018, Broadway Books

ISBN-13: 9780770437756

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The Physics of Everyday Things: The Extraordinary Science Behind an Ordinary Day
2018, Robinson, London

ISBN-13: 9781472141514

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The Physics of Everyday Things: The Extraordinary Science Behind an Ordinary Day
2017, Crown Publishing Group (NY)

ISBN-13: 9780770437732

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