"Science Essentials - Physics" is packed with the latest scientific information and is an ideal support for physics students at Key Stage 3 level. The series will also be of interest to older students - fascinating features boxes outline recent physics research and encourage the reader to look more closely at the world in which they live. Key concepts are brought life with full colour illustrations and mini quizzes help to reinforce new ideas. "Energy and Matter" introduces the reader to the ways in which we use energy in our daily lives. Find out where energy comes from, learn how it can be converted from one form to another, and discover the importance of conserving energy for future generations.
Gerard Cheshire is a graduate of University College London. He has worked as a science writer and editor for 12 years for a wide variety of book and magazine publishers. Consultant Nic Morse has over 20 years experience as a secondary school physics teacher. He is also a GCSE and A-level examiner for various UK examination boards.