The Popular Science Book
Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time TravelPaperback: 352 pages; Publisher: Anchor; Reprint edition (April 7, 2009); ISBN-10: 0307278824, ISBN-13: 978-0307278821; Product dimensions: 5.1 x 0.8 x 8 inches; Shipping weight: 8.8 ounces.
Teleportation, time machines, force fields, and interstellar space ships – the stuff of science fiction or potentially attainable future technologies? Inspired by the fantastic worlds of Star Trek, Star Wars, and Back to the Future, renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku takes an informed, serious, and often surprising look at what our current understanding of the universe's physical laws may permit in the near and distant future. Entertaining, informative, and imaginative, Physics of the Impossible probes the very limits of human ingenuity and scientific possibility.