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Product Description: A highly entertaining exploration of the complicated science of quantum mechanics made easy to understand by way of pop culture. As a young science fiction fan, physicist James Kakalios marveled at the future predicted in the pulp magazines, comics, and films of the '50s and '60s...read more

Hardcover:

9781592404797 | Gotham Books, October 14, 2010, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Most of us are unaware of how much we depend on quantum mechanics on a day-to-day basis.

Paperback:

9781592406722 | Reprint edition (Avery Pub Group, November 1, 2011), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A highly entertaining exploration of the complicated science of quantum mechanics made easy to understand by way of pop culture.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400116287 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 14, 2010), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: In the pulp magazines and comics of the 1950s, it was predicted that the future would be one of gleaming utopias, with flying cars, jetpacks, and robotic personal assistants.
9781400166282 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 14, 2010), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In the pulp magazines and comics of the 1950s, it was predicted that the future would be one of gleaming utopias, with flying cars, jetpacks, and robotic personal assistants.

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Product Description: In the pulp magazines and comics of the 1950s, it was predicted that the future would be one of gleaming utopias, with flying cars, jetpacks, and robotic personal assistants. Obviously, things didn't turn out that way. But the world we do have is actually more fantastic than the most outlandish predictions of the science fiction of the mid-twentieth century...read more
By Peter Berkrot (narrator) and James Kakalios

CD/Spoken Word:

9781400146284 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 14, 2010), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: In the pulp magazines and comics of the 1950s, it was predicted that the future would be one of gleaming utopias, with flying cars, jetpacks, and robotic personal assistants.

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An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

Hardcover:

9781592401468 | Gotham Books, September 8, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

Paperback:

9781592405084 | 2 original edition (Avery Pub Group, November 3, 2009), cover price $18.00
9781592402427 | Reprint edition (Avery Pub Group, September 21, 2006), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

Paperback:

9788496222724, titled "La Física De Los Superhéroes" | Robinbook, November 1, 2006, cover price $33.00

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