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The Physics of Superheroes
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November 3, 2009
Book cover for 9781592405084
 
2 original edition from Avery Pub Group (November 3, 2009)
9781592405084 | details & prices | 424 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $18.00
About: A complete update to the hit book on the real physics at work in comic books, featuring more heroes, more villains, and more science Since 2001, James Kakalios has taught "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books," a hugely popular university course that generated coast-to-coast media attention for its unique method of explaining complex physics concepts through comics.
September 21, 2006
Book cover for 9781592402427
 
Reprint edition from Avery Pub Group (September 21, 2006)
9781592402427 | details & prices | 364 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.72 lbs | List price $15.00
About: 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.
September 8, 2005
Book cover for 9781592401468
 
from Gotham Books (September 8, 2005)
9781592401468 | details & prices | 365 pages | 6.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $26.00
About: 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.