Physics

Websites

BBC Higher Bitesize: Physics
Physics revision for the Scottish Highers exam.

Big Bang Physics
YouTube videos on maths and physics.

How Stuff Works: Physical Science
Learn about everything from electricity to magnetism.

Khan Academy
Videos, articles and exercises

LabWrite
Guide to writing lab reports.

New Scientist
Science magazine

Physics at UEA
In the School of Chemistry

Physics journals
Via BrowZine

physics.org
“Your guide to physics on the web”

Physicsworld.com
News and views about physics.

Science Photo Library
Science-related photographs

Sixty Symbols
Videos on the symbols of physics and astronomy.

Subject Guides: Physics
UEA’s guide to resources

  See also science words

Ebooks

Introductions

50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know
by Joanne Baker

Physics is…
by F. Todd Baker

Practical Physics
by G. L. Squires. 4th edn.

University Physics with Modern Physics
by Hugh D. Young and Roger A. Freedman. 14th edn.

Reference

A Dictionary of Physics
by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law (eds.). 8th edn.

Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering
by K. F. Riley, M. P. Hobson and S. J. Bence. 3rd edn.

The Penguin Dictionary of Physics
by John Cullerne (ed.). 4th edn.

Scientific English : A Guide for Scientists and Other Professionals
by Robert A. Day and Nancy Day. 3rd edn.

Other

How Bad Are Bananas? : The Carbon Footprint of Everything
by Mike Berners-Lee

In Praise of Simple Physics : The Science and Mathematics Behind Everyday Questions
by Paul J. Nahin

It’s about Time : Understanding Einstein’s Relativity
by N. David Mermin

Physics: a Short History from Quintessence to Quarks
by John L. Heilbron

 

  More physics ebooks at Credo Reference and ProQuest Ebook Central

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