ISBN: 3527403442
Title: Special Relativity and Motion Faster Than Light
Author: Moses Fayngold
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
Publication Date: 2002-12-03
Number Of Pages: 320
Average Amazon Rating: 5.0
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While the theory of special relativity is often associated with the idea of traveling faster than light, this book shows that in all

these cases subtle forces of nature conspire to prevent these motions being harnessed to send signals faster than the speed of

light. The author tackles these topics both conceptually, with minimal or no mathematics, and quantitatively, making use of

numerous illustrations to clarify the discussion. The result is a joy to read for both scientists familiar witht