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The Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far, Far Away
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Adams Media
Publication date November 7, 2017
Pages 256
Binding Paperback
ISBN-13 9781507203309
ISBN-10 1507203306
Dimensions 0.70 by 5.50 by 8.44 in.
Weight 0.53 lbs.
Original list price $16.99
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Explore the physics behind the world of Star Wars, with engaging topics and accessible information that shows how we’re closer than ever before to creating technology from the galaxy far, far away—perfect for every Star Wars fan!

Ever wish you could have your very own lightsaber like Luke Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi? Or that you could fly through space at the speed of light like Han Solo and Poe Dameron?

Well, those ideas aren’t as outlandish as you think.

In The Physics of Star Wars, you’ll explore the mystical power of the Force using quantum mechanics, find out how much energy it would take for the Death Star or Starkiller Base to destroy a planet, and discover how we can potentially create our very own lightsabers. The fantastical world of Star Wars may become a reality!

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