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Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction

Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction
Book No. : 024895
Author: Adler, Charles L.
ISBN: 0691147159
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Fine
PublishingDate: 2014
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Availability: In Stock
Price: £16.00
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Book and jacket in as new unread condition. 378pp.
The author looks at the ideas which have come out of science fiction and considers their plausibility from a scientific viewpoint. He looks at authors such as Ursula K Le Guin to J K Rowling and visual media like Star Trek and Avatar to explore what might become reality using simple mathematical models in some cases.
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