Breakfast With Einstein (eBook)
The Exotic Physics Of Everyday Objects
de Chad Orzel
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Just beneath the surface of our ordinary lives, strange phenomena lurk. Exciting physics doesnt only show up in the Big Bang, or a black hole, or in the guts of giant particle accelerators like the Large Hadron Collider its all around us.Beginning at sunrise, Chad Orzel embarks upon a fascinating tour of the exotic science that underlies each moment of our every day. Did you know your alarm clock held secrets about quantum mechanics? And that the GPS on your phone has a built-in correction for the effects of relativity? In Breakfast with Einstein, the ordinary becomes extraordinary, everything is possible and the days end will find us dazzled.