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# Popular Physics Books

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The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory (Paperback)

by Brian Greene (shelved 527 times as

avg rating 4.05 — 21,671 ratings — published 1999

by Brian Greene (shelved 527 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.05 — 21,671 ratings — published 1999

The Fabric of the Cosmos (Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality)

by Brian Greene (shelved 317 times as

avg rating 4.10 — 34,499 ratings — published 2003

by Brian Greene (shelved 317 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.10 — 34,499 ratings — published 2003

Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 295 times as

avg rating 4.30 — 97,616 ratings — published 1985

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 295 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.30 — 97,616 ratings — published 1985

Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel (Hardcover)

by Michio Kaku (shelved 246 times as

avg rating 4.06 — 35,949 ratings — published 2008

by Michio Kaku (shelved 246 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.06 — 35,949 ratings — published 2008

The Grand Design (Hardcover)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 239 times as

avg rating 3.97 — 66,729 ratings — published 2010

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 239 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.97 — 66,729 ratings — published 2010

QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 233 times as

avg rating 4.21 — 15,321 ratings — published 1985

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 233 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.21 — 15,321 ratings — published 1985

Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics By Its Most Brilliant Teacher (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 231 times as

avg rating 4.21 — 15,667 ratings — published 1963

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 231 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.21 — 15,667 ratings — published 1963

The Feynman Lectures on Physics (Hardcover)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 205 times as

avg rating 4.57 — 9,433 ratings — published 1964

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 205 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.57 — 9,433 ratings — published 1964

The Universe in a Nutshell (Hardcover)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 185 times as

avg rating 4.10 — 29,678 ratings — published 2001

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 185 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.10 — 29,678 ratings — published 2001

Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the Tenth Dimension (Paperback)

by Michio Kaku (shelved 182 times as

avg rating 4.09 — 20,621 ratings — published 1993

by Michio Kaku (shelved 182 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.09 — 20,621 ratings — published 1993

The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos (Hardcover)

by Brian Greene (shelved 174 times as

avg rating 4.04 — 20,038 ratings — published 2010

by Brian Greene (shelved 174 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.04 — 20,038 ratings — published 2010

In Search of Schrödinger's Cat: Quantum Physics and Reality (Paperback)

by John Gribbin (shelved 163 times as

avg rating 3.97 — 16,697 ratings — published 1984

by John Gribbin (shelved 163 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.97 — 16,697 ratings — published 1984

Cosmos (Paperback)

by Carl Sagan (shelved 161 times as

avg rating 4.35 — 86,543 ratings — published 1980

by Carl Sagan (shelved 161 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.35 — 86,543 ratings — published 1980

The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe (Paperback)

by Roger Penrose (shelved 153 times as

avg rating 4.04 — 7,609 ratings — published 2004

by Roger Penrose (shelved 153 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.04 — 7,609 ratings — published 2004

A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather Than Nothing (Hardcover)

by Lawrence M. Krauss (shelved 149 times as

avg rating 3.92 — 30,070 ratings — published 2012

by Lawrence M. Krauss (shelved 149 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.92 — 30,070 ratings — published 2012

Parallel Worlds: A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos (Paperback)

by Michio Kaku (shelved 141 times as

avg rating 4.16 — 19,428 ratings — published 2004

by Michio Kaku (shelved 141 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.16 — 19,428 ratings — published 2004

A Briefer History of Time (Hardcover)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 130 times as

avg rating 4.15 — 25,558 ratings — published 1988

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 130 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.15 — 25,558 ratings — published 1988

The Trouble with Physics: The Rise of String Theory, the Fall of a Science and What Comes Next (Hardcover)

by Lee Smolin (shelved 130 times as

avg rating 3.95 — 8,896 ratings — published 2006

by Lee Smolin (shelved 130 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.95 — 8,896 ratings — published 2006

Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries (Paperback)

by Neil deGrasse Tyson (shelved 125 times as

avg rating 4.05 — 2,104 ratings — published 2006

by Neil deGrasse Tyson (shelved 125 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.05 — 2,104 ratings — published 2006

The Character of Physical Law (Hardcover)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 117 times as

avg rating 4.31 — 4,461 ratings — published 1964

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 117 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.31 — 4,461 ratings — published 1964

A Short History of Nearly Everything (Paperback)

by Bill Bryson (shelved 113 times as

avg rating 4.16 — 230,814 ratings — published 2003

by Bill Bryson (shelved 113 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.16 — 230,814 ratings — published 2003

Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 113 times as

avg rating 4.18 — 7,346 ratings — published 1963

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 113 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.18 — 7,346 ratings — published 1963

What Do You Care What Other People Think? (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 112 times as

avg rating 4.30 — 20,415 ratings — published 1988

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 112 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.30 — 20,415 ratings — published 1988

Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100 (Hardcover)

by Michio Kaku (shelved 101 times as

avg rating 3.97 — 15,928 ratings — published 2010

by Michio Kaku (shelved 101 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.97 — 15,928 ratings — published 2010

Introduction to Electrodynamics (Hardcover)

by David J. Griffiths (shelved 96 times as

avg rating 4.16 — 2,654 ratings — published 1981

by David J. Griffiths (shelved 96 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.16 — 2,654 ratings — published 1981

Black Holes and Baby Universes (Paperback)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 96 times as

avg rating 4.08 — 12,525 ratings — published 1993

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 96 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.08 — 12,525 ratings — published 1993

Chaos: The Making of a New Science (Paperback)

by James Gleick (shelved 93 times as

avg rating 3.97 — 28,597 ratings — published 1987

by James Gleick (shelved 93 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.97 — 28,597 ratings — published 1987

Einstein: His Life and Universe (Hardcover)

by Walter Isaacson (shelved 88 times as

avg rating 4.03 — 177,621 ratings — published 2007

by Walter Isaacson (shelved 88 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.03 — 177,621 ratings — published 2007

Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman (Paperback)

by James Gleick (shelved 88 times as

avg rating 4.16 — 20,191 ratings — published 1992

by James Gleick (shelved 88 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.16 — 20,191 ratings — published 1992

The Black Hole War: My Battle with Stephen Hawking to Make the World Safe for Quantum Mechanics (Hardcover)

by Leonard Susskind (shelved 84 times as

avg rating 4.04 — 6,462 ratings — published 2008

by Leonard Susskind (shelved 84 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.04 — 6,462 ratings — published 2008

Why Does E=mc²? (And Why Should We Care?)

by Brian Cox (shelved 82 times as

avg rating 3.96 — 6,940 ratings — published 2009

by Brian Cox (shelved 82 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.96 — 6,940 ratings — published 2009

The First Three Minutes: A Modern View Of The Origin Of The Universe (Paperback)

by Steven Weinberg (shelved 80 times as

avg rating 4.03 — 8,559 ratings — published 1977

by Steven Weinberg (shelved 80 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.03 — 8,559 ratings — published 1977

Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics (Perennial Classics)

by Gary Zukav (shelved 80 times as

avg rating 4.00 — 9,443 ratings — published 1979

by Gary Zukav (shelved 80 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.00 — 9,443 ratings — published 1979

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 77 times as

avg rating 4.29 — 9,062 ratings — published 1999

by Richard P. Feynman (shelved 77 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.29 — 9,062 ratings — published 1999

The Physics of Star Trek (Paperback)

by Lawrence M. Krauss (shelved 74 times as

avg rating 3.80 — 5,542 ratings — published 1995

by Lawrence M. Krauss (shelved 74 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.80 — 5,542 ratings — published 1995

Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (Hardcover)

by David J. Griffiths (shelved 73 times as

avg rating 4.14 — 1,393 ratings — published 1994

by David J. Griffiths (shelved 73 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.14 — 1,393 ratings — published 1994

Big Bang: The Origin of the Universe (Paperback)

by Simon Singh (shelved 72 times as

avg rating 4.12 — 16,280 ratings — published 2004

by Simon Singh (shelved 72 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.12 — 16,280 ratings — published 2004

From Eternity to Here: The Quest for the Ultimate Theory of Time (Hardcover)

by Sean Carroll (Goodreads Author) (shelved 71 times as

avg rating 3.93 — 5,326 ratings — published 2009

by Sean Carroll (Goodreads Author) (shelved 71 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.93 — 5,326 ratings — published 2009

Black Holes and Time Warps: Einstein's Outrageous Legacy (Paperback)

by Kip S. Thorne (shelved 70 times as

avg rating 4.12 — 7,589 ratings — published 1994

by Kip S. Thorne (shelved 70 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.12 — 7,589 ratings — published 1994

The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World (Hardcover)

by Sean Carroll (Goodreads Author) (shelved 69 times as

avg rating 4.03 — 2,890 ratings — published 2012

by Sean Carroll (Goodreads Author) (shelved 69 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.03 — 2,890 ratings — published 2012

Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions (Paperback)

by Lisa Randall (shelved 69 times as

avg rating 3.87 — 4,616 ratings — published 2005

by Lisa Randall (shelved 69 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.87 — 4,616 ratings — published 2005

The Theory of Everything: The Origin and Fate of the Universe (Hardcover)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 65 times as

avg rating 3.99 — 6,021 ratings — published 1983

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 65 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.99 — 6,021 ratings — published 1983

The 4 Percent Universe: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Race to Discover the Rest of Reality (Hardcover)

by Richard Panek (shelved 64 times as

avg rating 3.78 — 5,988 ratings — published 2010

by Richard Panek (shelved 64 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.78 — 5,988 ratings — published 2010

Three Roads To Quantum Gravity (Paperback)

by Lee Smolin (shelved 64 times as

avg rating 4.05 — 3,220 ratings — published 2000

by Lee Smolin (shelved 64 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.05 — 3,220 ratings — published 2000

Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality (Paperback)

by Manjit Kumar (shelved 63 times as

avg rating 4.13 — 6,929 ratings — published 2007

by Manjit Kumar (shelved 63 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.13 — 6,929 ratings — published 2007

A Brief History of Time (Paperback)

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 59 times as

avg rating 4.07 — 190,003 ratings — published 1987

by Stephen Hawking (shelved 59 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.07 — 190,003 ratings — published 1987

The Quantum Universe: Everything That Can Happen Does Happen (Hardcover)

by Brian Cox (shelved 58 times as

avg rating 3.77 — 3,649 ratings — published 2011

by Brian Cox (shelved 58 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.77 — 3,649 ratings — published 2011

The Making of the Atomic Bomb (Paperback)

by Richard Rhodes (shelved 58 times as

avg rating 4.28 — 20,028 ratings — published 1986

by Richard Rhodes (shelved 58 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.28 — 20,028 ratings — published 1986

Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution in Modern Science (Paperback)

by Werner Heisenberg (shelved 57 times as

avg rating 3.98 — 2,468 ratings — published 1958

by Werner Heisenberg (shelved 57 times as

*physics*)avg rating 3.98 — 2,468 ratings — published 1958

The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes--and Its Implications (Paperback)

by David Deutsch (shelved 56 times as

avg rating 4.08 — 3,732 ratings — published 1997

by David Deutsch (shelved 56 times as

*physics*)avg rating 4.08 — 3,732 ratings — published 1997

“Time and space are finite in extent, but they don't have any boundary or edge. They would be like the surface of the earth, but with two more dimensions.”

― Stephen Hawking,

― Stephen Hawking,

*Black Holes and Baby Universes*
“Our civil rights have no dependence on our religious opinions any more than our opinions in physics or geometry...”

― Thomas Jefferson,

― Thomas Jefferson,

*The Statute Of Virginia For Religious Freedom*
Everything is Energy; Energy in Motion, Energy Changing Form

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