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Frequently Asked Questions About the Universe
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Frequently Asked Questions About the Universe (Hardback)

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Synopsis

Why can't I travel back in time?



Is there another version of me out there?



Will time ever stop?



What would a bowl of Higgs bosons taste like?



Inspired by their hugely popular pop-science podcast (over one million downloads) In Frequently Asked Questions about the Universe, physicist Daniel Whiteson and cartoonist Jorge Cham break down the funniest, most outlandish and most common questions about our universe.



With their bestselling and award-winning signature blend of humour, physics and clear explanations, Daniel and Jorge give accessible, fascinating , funny (and highly illustrated) answers to the mind-bending questions you've always wanted to know.

HumourScience & MathematicsPhysicsScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesPopular science Publisher: John Murray Press Publication Date: 02/09/2021 ISBN-13: 9781529331042  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Jorge Cham is the creator of the popular online comic Piled Higher and Deeper, popularly known as PHD Comics. He earned his PhD in robotics at Stanford. Daniel Whiteson is an associate professor of experimental particle physics at the University of California, Irvine, and conducts research using the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. Their physics explainer videos have been viewed millions of times on YouTube and aired on PBS.

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