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Author Cox, Brian, 1968-

Title Why does E=mc² : (and why should we care?) / Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw.

Publication Info. Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  530.11 COX, BRIAN    Check Shelf
Edition First Da Capo Press edition.
Description xiii, 249 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Space and time -- The speed of light -- Special relativity -- Spacetime 57 -- Why does E=mc²? -- And why should we care? Of atoms, mousetraps, and the power of the stars -- The origin of mass -- Warping spacetime.
Subject Einstein field equations.
Special relativity (Physics) -- Mathematics.
Space and time -- Mathematics.
Added Author Forshaw, J. R. (Jeffrey Robert), 1968-
ISBN 9780306817588 alkaline paper $24.00
0306817586 alkaline paper
Standard No. 99935024353
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