On A Beam Of Light

On a Beam of Light
Publisher Chronicle Books
Release Date
Category Juvenile Nonfiction
Total Pages 56
ISBN 9780811872355
Rating 4/5 from 26 reviews
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Follows the life of the famous physicist, from his early ideas to his groundbreaking theories.

On a Beam of Light
  • Author : Jennifer Berne
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-23

Follows the life of the famous physicist, from his early ideas to his groundbreaking theories.

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On a Beam of Light
  • Author : Jennifer Berne
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-23

A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the

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On a Beam of Light
  • Author : Jennifer Berne
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2016-03-15

Travel along with Einstein on a journey full of curiosity, laughter, and scientific discovery. Parents and children alike will appreciate this moving story of the powerful difference imagination can make in any life.

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A Beam of Light
  • Author : Andrea Camilleri
  • Publisher : Inspector Montalbano Mystery
  • Release Date : 2015

"You either love Andrea Camilleri or you haven't read him yet. Each novel in this wholly addictive, entirely magical series, set in Sicily and starring a detective unlike any other in crime fiction, blasts the brain like a shot of pure oxygen -- altogether transporting. Long live Camilleri, and long

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On a Beam of Light
  • Author : Dr. Gene Brewer
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2007-04-01

Five years to the day, almost to the second, after he disappeared form the Manhattan Psychiatric Institute, leaving his host body in a catatonic state, the being known as prot (rhymes with goat) has returned. Now, in sixteen more sessions with psychiatrist Gene Brewer, prot reveals that he has come

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Riding on a Beam of Light
  • Author : Ramsey Dean
  • Publisher : Ramsey Dean Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2013-04

"It's perfect for bedtime reading, and one I'm sure kids will ask to have repeated often - and maybe even get inspired by." - iPadinsight Albert Einstein famously put emphasis on the power of imagination and so does Riding on a Beam of Light. When Einstein won the Nobel Prize,

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Manfish
  • Author : Jennifer Berne
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2012-10-26

Before Jacques Cousteau became an internationally known oceanographer and champion of the seas, he was a curious little boy. In this lovely biography, poetic text and gorgeous paintings combine to create a portrait of Jacques Cousteau that is as magical as it is inspiring.

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Einstein For Dummies
  • Author : Carlos I. Calle
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-04

Genius demystified, the Dummies way! In 1905, Albert Einstein revolutionized modern physics with his theory of relativity. He went on to become a twentieth-century icon-a man whose name and face are synonymous with "genius." Now, at last, ordinary readers can explore Einstein's life and work in this new For Dummies guide.

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The Boy Who Loved Math
  • Author : Deborah Heiligman
  • Publisher : Roaring Brook Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-25

Most people think of mathematicians as solitary, working away in isolation. And, it's true, many of them do. But Paul Erdos never followed the usual path. At the age of four, he could ask you when you were born and then calculate the number of seconds you had been alive

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K Pax II
  • Author : Gene Brewer
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2001

ON A BEAM OF LIGHT is Gene Brewer's brilliant sequel to K-PAX, the novel in which a man called 'prot' (rhyming with goat) claims he is a perfect being from the planet K-PAX - an idyllic world without wars, government or religion. At the Manhattan Institute his psychiatrist is determined

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The Photoshop Channels Book
  • Author : Scott Kelby
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01

Covers all of Photoshop's channel-related features and functionality, including an improved Histogram palette that displays channels in color with a dynamic view of how filters, levels, curves, and other settings will affect tonal range and bit depth.

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Laser Beam Propagation
  • Author : Andrew Forbes
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-14

How do laser beams propagate? Innovative discoveries involving laser beams and their propagation properties are at the heart of Laser Beam Propagation: Generation and Propagation of Customized Light. This book captures the essence of laser beam propagation. Divided into three parts, it explores the fundamentals of how laser beams propagate,

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K Pax
  • Author : Dr. Gene Brewer
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2001-01-15

Psychiatrist Gene Brewer doesn't have a diagnosis for the mysterious new patient who calls himself "prot" (rhymes with goat). But this strange and likeable man cannot be--as he claims--from the planet K-PAX. Or can he? Prot knows facts about space that are confounding the experts. He is soon revealing Dr.

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Odd Boy Out
  • Author : Don Brown
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2008-06-16

When he was born, Albert was a peculiar, fat baby with an unusually big and misshaped head. When he was older, he hit his sister, bothered his teachers, and didn’t have many friends. But in the midst of all of this, Albert was fascinated with solving puzzles and fixing

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Introduction to Optical Testing
  • Author : Joseph M. Geary
  • Publisher : SPIE Press
  • Release Date : 1993

This volume in the SPIE Tutorial Text series presents a practical approach to optical testing, with emphasis on techniques, procedures, and instrumentation rather than mathematical analysis. The author provides the reader with a basic understanding of the measurements made and the tools used to make those measurements. Detailed information is

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