Faster Than Light

Faster Than Light

Superluminal Loopholes in Physics

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  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780452263178
  • 224 Pages
  • Plume

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1. Fence-Makers and Fence-Breakers: A Fascination with Limits
Chapter 2. Is Time Travel Possible? Einstein Says No; Minkowski Says Maybe
Chapter 3. Things That Go Faster Than Light
Chapter 4. Phase Waves: Superluminal Vibes in the Upper Atmosphere
Chapter 5. Advanced Waves: Oscillations That Travel Backward in Time
Chapter 6. Space Warps: Superluminal Shortcuts in Curved Space-Time
Chapter 7. Deviant Denizens of the Timestream: Tachyons, Antiparticles, and Neutral Kaons
Chapter 8. The Quantum Connection: Superluminal Shortcut in Configuration Space
Chapter 9. Softening the Superluminal Paradox
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Index
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