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5 Highly Recommended Computational Physics Textbooks

5 Highly Recommended Computational Physics Textbooks

| July 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

Scientific programming is an invaluable tool in the arsenal of a modern physicist. Hence today we will have a loom at 5 highly recommended computational physics textbooks. The books were chosen based on their content, price, programming language, reviews and a pinch of personal taste. So here are the 5 books with the corresponding Amazon […]

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5 Highly Recommended Mathematical Physics Textbooks

5 Highly Recommended Mathematical Physics Textbooks

| September 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

If mathematics is the queen of all sciences, as it is often called, then physics is undeniably its younger sister. Given the strong link between the two subjects, I decided to share a brief list of some of the best mathematical physics textbooks. In this list we will focus on textbooks that offer a wide […]

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Top Physics Books to Read in August

Top Physics Books to Read in August

| August 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Another great summer month has passed and it’s time to take a look at some new physics book releases. The books we discuss here contain newest releases (books released in July) in physics and popular science. Links to Amazon and full reviews have also been added for convenience. Click the book covers for Amazon links. […]

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Top Physics Books of 2014

Top Physics Books of 2014

| January 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

With 2014 rapidly coming to a close it’s time to look back to what we’ve been reading throughout this year so full of surprises. Dozens of great physics books have been released in 2014 and, as always, various websites, blogs and magazines are listing their favourite reads. Here’s our version of top 5 physics books […]

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5 Highly Recommended Physics Textbooks

5 Highly Recommended Physics Textbooks

| May 16, 2014 | 6 Comments

Today, when thousands of lectures and books can be accessed online easily, learning physics is easier than ever. Ironically, when there’s so much learning material available, choosing a textbook or a lecture course can cause a headache. That’s why we’re gonna take a look at some recommended textbooks, starting with a list of physics books. […]

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Top Physics Books of 2013

Top Physics Books of 2013

| December 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Yes, it’s that time of the year again, when we take a look at the top books of the year. As the New Years eve quickly approaches, popular physics blogs and websites, such as Cocktail Party Physics, New Scientist and Physics World, offer their picks of their favourite books. So, for those who were too busy buying […]

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The First War of Physics by Jim Baggott

The First War of Physics by Jim Baggott

| September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jim Baggott is a freelance science writer, who was once a lecturer in chemistry at the University of Reading. His written books include: Beyond Measure: Modern Physics, Philosophy and the Meaning of Quantum Theory (OUP, 2003), A Beginner’s Guide to Reality (Penguin, 2005), Quantum Story: A History in 40 Moments (OUP, 2010) and others. Today we’re gonna take a look […]

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Erwin Schrodinger and the Quantum Revolution

Erwin Schrodinger and the Quantum Revolution

| April 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the best-selling biography titled “Erwin Schrodinger and the Quantum Revolution” John Gribbin tells the story of one of the frontmen and leaders of the quantum revolution — Erwin Schrodinger. Schrodinger was not only an ingenious physicist, but also a serial seducer entwined in countless affairs, stories of which make this book one of the […]

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