This title provides a superbly illustrated & engaging introduction to the fascinating world of physics - from how a yo-yo works to the mysteries of the universe.
For many people, the mention of the word physics conjures up boring school lessons and unfathomable equations.
Taking a hands-on approach, "The Joy of Physics" aims to provide readers with an entertaining, and truly educational introduction to this all-important area of science.
With practical experiments featuring yo-yo's, flying discs, and even edible results, readers will gain an invaluable understanding of how physics affects daily life as well as the mysteries of the universe.
Complete with witty cartoons from one of the world's premier science cartoonists, "The Joy of Physics" reveals the inherent fun, intellectual pleasure, and supreme importance of this fascinating and, at last, enjoyable subject.