"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. "Light and Colours" introduces the reader to light and how it shapes life as we know it. It allows you to find out what light is, how it travels and how it allows us to see. It helps you learn all about the colours of light, discover the importance of colour and find out how light can deceive the eye.
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 examination boards in the UK