The Physics of Star Wars

"The Physics of Star Wars reveals the very real-life science behind the fantastical galaxy of Star Wars"--Back cover.

The Physics of Star Wars

The Physics of Star Wars

"Explore the mystical power of the Force using quantum mechanics, find out how much energy it would take for the Death Star or Starkiller Base to destroy a planet, and discover how we can potentially create our very own lightsabers. Explore the physics behind the world of Star Wars, with engaging topics and accessible information that shows how we're closer than ever before to creating technology from the galaxy far, far away--perfect for every Star Wars fan!"--

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The Physics of Star Wars
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Patrick Johnson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-07 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

"Explore the mystical power of the Force using quantum mechanics, find out how much energy it would take for the Death Star or Starkiller Base to destroy a planet, and discover how we can potentially create our very own lightsabers. Explore the physics behind the world of Star Wars, with
The Science of Star Wars
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Mark Brake, Jon Chase
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Discover the science behind the most popular sci-fi franchise of all time! Capturing the imagination and hearts of crowds worldwide, Star Wars is a fantastic feat of science fiction and fantasy. The Science of Star Wars addresses 50 topics that span the movies’ universe such as battle technology, alien life,
The Science of Star Wars
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Mark Brake, Jon Chase (Science communicator)
Categories: Space sciences
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

Capturing the imagination and hearts of crowds worldwide, "Star Wars" is a fantastic feat of science fiction and fantasy. We marvel at the variety of creatures and technology and are captivated by the mystery behind the force. But how much of the "Star Wars" world is rooted in reality? Could
The Science of Harry Potter
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Mark Brake, Jon Chase
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-14 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

How does magic in J. K. Rowling’s universe work? Finally, the scientific secrets are revealed! The story of the boy who lived has brought the idea of magic and sorcery into mainstream fruition more than any other book series in history. Modern muggle scientists have uncovered explanations to the seemingly
The Military Science of Star Wars
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: George Beahm
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-01 - Publisher: Tor Books

George Beahm, a former U.S. Army major, draws on his experience to discuss the military science of the sprawling Star Wars universe: its personnel, weapons, technology, tactics and strategy, including an analysis of its key battles to explain how the outmanned and outgunned rebels ultimately prevailed against overwhelming forces. Contrasting

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