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James Kakalios is a professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Minnesota, where he has taught since 1988, and where his class "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books" is a popular freshman seminar. He received his Ph.D. in 1985 from the University of Chicago, and has been reading comic books for much longer.
A great way for an air-head such as myself (17) to get a grip on physics. Buy this if you love superheroes and want to learn physics. Simple as that :DPublished 1 month ago by Dillon
This is a fun book that breaks physics principles down into easily understandable, non math intensive, bite sized chunks in a fun and entertaining way. Read morePublished 1 month ago by T. Augustine
A very nice book to read! It's quite funny how the comic books get their science right. I was always hoping that is was real and possible. Real educating and fun to have!Published 2 months ago by Lucas Jensen
I purchased this to read the new content added since the first edition (which I have owned for years). Read morePublished 2 months ago by Movie Fan
I was skeptical at first of how good this book was going to be ask far as capturing ones attention. It turns out this book has a great balance of comical writing (no pun... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Karolyn Diamond-Jones