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Strange Matters: Undiscovered Ideas at the Frontiers of Space and Time

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Twentieth-century physics was a long, strange trip indeed. Stranger still is what might lie ahead. In this startling book, science writer Tom Siegfried takes us into a weird world of quark nuggets, selectrons, quintessence, and quantum cosmology and introduces us to some of the most imaginative ideas being batted about by scientists today, from funny energy to mirror matte ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published March 2nd 2004 by Berkley Trade (first published January 1st 2002)
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Darwin Lau
Finally a book on string theory, relativity, extra dimensions beyond spacetime, etc. in terms that I could understand!
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Some of the latest physics subjects written by a science writer, not a physicist.
Steve Horton
Quite lucid for a book on particle physics.
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