for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

The Physics of Superheroes

The Physics of Superheroes by James Kakalios
Add to cart
US$ 12.99
James Kakalios explores the scientific plausibility of the powers and feats of the most famous superheroes — and discovers that in many cases the comic writers got their science surprisingly right. Along the way he provides an engaging and witty commentary while introducing the lay reader to both classic and cutting-edge concepts in physics, including: What Superman’s strength can tell us about the Newtonian physics of force, mass, and acceleration How Iceman’s and Storm’s powers illustrate the principles of thermal dynamics The physics behind the death of Spider-Man’s girlfriend Gwen Stacy Why physics professors gone bad are the most dangerous evil geniuses!
Penguin Group US; September 2005
352 pages; ISBN 9781101216736
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: The Physics of Superheroes
Author: James Kakalios
 
Buy, download and read The Physics of Superheroes (eBook) by James Kakalios today!
ISBNs
9780786559442
9780786559459
9780786598588
9781101216736
9781592402427