A marvelously readable and level-headed explanation of basic science and how it relates to the issues. (John Tierney - New York Times)
A triumph. (Steve Weinberg - Boston Globe)
An outstanding example of public communication of science. (Kenneth R. Foster - Science)
Richard A. Muller is a professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the best-selling author of Physics for Future Presidents and The Instant Physicist. He and his wife live in Berkeley, California.
You can learn a lot here about what the real facts are behind terrorism, nuclear and other energy, climate control.Published 1 month ago by George A. Heidenrich
I found this book incredibly repetitive and pedantic at times. The information presented is accurate but as a scientist/engineer I felt like some important aspects were left out... Read morePublished 2 months ago by R.T.
A good science book for those new to science, easy to read and puts detailed info in a digestible manner.Published 3 months ago by Scott Gardner
I haven't read it yet, but this was a gift to my husband and he really enjoyed it. He told me about many of the chapters as he read it.Published 3 months ago by Bee
An excellent book for non-specialists in physics. It is a wonderful idea to order the topics according to the problems which a future president migtht encounter. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Piotr Goldstein
I bought the kindle version of the book. The author does a great job explaining physics in a manner that is useful to politics, economics, and technology as stated in many other... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Brian Briscoe
I bought this with every intention of reading it, this review is based on other reviews from people who actually read the book, I know I'm a bit of a loserPublished 4 months ago by SnakeBit6
Its a very good book. A must for those involved in strategic thinking.
My complain... I bought the book outside the United States... Read more
This book is an important summary of some of the important issues we face. It is a little technical at times but if you keep reading it will give you good insights to some of the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by alderballs