The ultimate introductory science books for non-scientists-highly visual and informative titles on a range of major subjects in the sciences. This new series will explain major areas of science in an interesting, visually compelling, and accessible manner. The "101" in the title refers to the 101 key facts and topics presented in each book. These books will fill the need for popular reference on all aspects of science and technology.
Longtime professor of physics and astronomy at Idaho State University, Barry Parker has published more than twenty books on physics, biophysics, Einstein's theories, and astronomy. He has also written articles for Encyclopedia Britannica and the Washington Post, as well as Sky and Telescope and Astronomy magazines.