Exploring quantum physics, this is the third Uncle Albert story for children. Wanting to know what goes on inside an atom, Uncle Albert transports Gedanken via the Thought Bubble into a quantum wonderland, where she encounters a White Rabbit, a Red Queen, and a Cheshire Cat.
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Russell Stannard is Emeritus Professor of Physics at the Open University. He has travelled widely in Europe and the USA, researching high energy nuclear physics. He has received the Templeton UK project award and spent a year in America as a visiting fellow at the Center of Theological Theory, Princeton. He was awarded an OBE for services to physics and the popularisation of science. Married with four children of his own and three stepchildren, he vividly remembers the excitement of discovering Einstein's theories for the first time and he is dedicated to passing this inspiration on to new generations. The Time and Space of Uncle Albert was shortlisted for both the Science Award and the Whitbread Award, and his books have been translated into seventeen different languages.Review:
"'The marvellous Uncle Albert books have made quantum physics and relativity fun for countless children.' Sunday Times; 'Enough to make a parent weep with gratitude.' Guardian"
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Descrizione libro Faber & Faber, 1998. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0571173446
Descrizione libro Faber & Faber 1998-01-03, 1998. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 0571173446 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Codice libro della libreria TM-0571173446