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The Physics of Superheroes Paperback – 3 Nov 2009

ISBN-13: 978-1592405084 ISBN-10: 1592405088 Edition: Original

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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.

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