Why does e=mc2: (and why should we care?)

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Da Capo Press,
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2010.
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English
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Cutting-edge scientists unlock the secrets of Einstein’s iconic equation in this thrilling experience of passionate comprehension.” (Ann Druyan, co-writer,Cosmos)
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9780306818769
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subject_facet Einstein field equations, Space and time -- Mathematics, Special relativity (Physics) -- Mathematics
table_of_contents Space and time -- The speed of light -- Special relativity -- Spacetime -- Why does E=mc2? -- And why should we care? Of atoms, mousetraps, and the power of the stars -- The origin of mass -- Warping spacetime.
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title Why does e=mc2 : (and why should we care?)
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