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Why does E=mc2 : (and why should we care?) / Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw.

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  • ISBN: 9780306818769 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 249 pages : illustrations, map ; 21cm
  • Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, 2010.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Space and time -- The speed of light -- Speical relativity -- Spacetime -- Why does E=mc2? -- And why should we care? of atoms, mousetraps, and the power of the stars -- The origin of mass -- Warping spacetime.
Subject: Einstein field equations.
Special relativity (Physics) > Mathematics.
Space and time > Mathematics.

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