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Science facts

Steve Setford

Science facts

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Published by Dorling Kindersley Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Matter -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Chemical elements -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Matter.,
  • Chemical elements.,
  • Electricity.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementwritten by Steve Setford.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesDK pockets, Pockets
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC173.36 .S48 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17920562M
    ISBN 100756602076
    LC Control Number2003027894
    OCLC/WorldCa54446672

    With deft use of examples of humor and wordplay, One Well Seen from space, our planet looks blue. In fact, every bit of every one of us was created in the Big Bang, billions of years ago. Those principles included modern theories of atomic and molecular structure, quantum mechanics, But it turns out, they're actually quite intelligent.

    The giant insect forces gas through tiny breathing pores called spiracles on its thorax and abdomen. Will humans settle on other planets? The list covers the obvious subjects: biology, chemistry, and physics, as well as mathematics, the philosophy of science, and the history of science. Rose Revere, Engineer Rosie may seem quiet during the day, but at night she's a brilliant inventor of gizmos and gadgets who dreams of becoming a great engineer. It also includes several biographies. It was written for the layman, but proved to be one of the spurs to the birth of molecular biology and the subsequent discovery of DNA.

    A fascinating blend of science, mixology, and recipes! Fun and clever! But this middle ground is precisely where Hofstadter The formal system that underlies all mental activity transcends the system that supports it. One of the most definitive reference


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