Mysteries of the Cosmic Joker by Kathryn Walker

By Kathryn Walker

Is there a few mysterious strength of nature that has a feeling of humor, inflicting likely unexplained and peculiar issues to ensue on the earth? Flying omelets and shoals of fish falling out of the sky can have completely good motives, yet how can we clarify the best way that twins separated at start have many times an analogous course via existence? during this fascinating ebook, scientists use technology and chaos concept to aim to give an explanation for the Cosmic Joker.

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The a to Z of Everyday Things by Janice Weaver

By Janice Weaver

Why are americans superstitious approximately two-dollar bills?
Why will we have one year in a yr rather than ten, or six, or perhaps twenty?
Why will we have a good time foolishness at the first day of April?
Why is yawning contagious?
Why is the quantity 13 thought of to be unfortunate in such a lot of assorted cultures?

The A to Z of daily Things tells the impressive tales in the back of twenty-six doubtless usual gadgets and actions. From calendars and funds to tulips and sideburns, this publication makes use of average goods to discover the wealthy yet frequently ignored cultural historical past of our daily lives. in any case, The A to Z of daily Things bargains us an image of recent existence and the way we came in a humorous, quirky, and hugely readable shape.

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Janice VanCleave's Help! My Science Project Is Due Tomorrow! by Janice VanCleave

By Janice VanCleave

Stuck within the Last-Minute technological know-how venture Scramble?

trying to find enjoyable, fascinating undertaking Ideas?

you are in success! With Janice VanCleave's support! My technological know-how venture Is Due the next day! you could choose between a large choice of principles drawing from the entire clinical disciplines. simply choose any subject you are in-stars, telescopes, cells, spiders, chemical switch, recommendations, the water cycle, strength, and plenty of more-read the heritage details, assemble a number of basic fabrics, and begin experimenting!

every one bankruptcy provides an easy medical research that incorporates step by step directions, an outline of the specified outcome, and concepts on the way to extend at the subject to make it your own technological know-how venture. And, as with any of Janice VanCleave's scan books, the fabrics are secure, low-cost, and simply came upon round the condo. you are going to not just locate this publication worthy for any technology undertaking assignments all yr around yet an excellent source for constructing long term technological know-how reasonable tasks.

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The Birth of Science: Ancient Times to 1699 by Ray Spangenburg

By Ray Spangenburg

Книга The start of technological know-how: precedent days to 1699 The beginning of technological know-how: precedent days to 1699Книги Наука. Техника Автор: Ray Spangenburg, Diane Moser Формат: pdf Страниц: 238 Размер: 2,6 ISBN: 0816048517 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Examining the medical rules built by way of the early Greek philosophers, the advancements of the center a long time and the Renaissance, and the momentous discoveries of the clinical Revolution within the seventeenth century, this quantity seems to be on the early years of medical concept and discovery. overlaying figures in addition referred to as Aristotle and Newton, The delivery of technology: precedent days to 1699 additionally seems past the explicit contributions of key members and gives a extra inclusive, global view of the early days of technological know-how.

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Janice VanCleave's Super Science Models (Janice VanCleave's by Janice VanCleave

By Janice VanCleave

Study much approximately technological know-how as you're making versions exhibiting how issues work!A stunning version of an lively volcano . . . a desirable illustration of the sun procedure . . . scale reproductions of atoms and molecules . . . In Janice VanCleave's large technology versions, America's favourite technological know-how instructor indicates you ways to make those and different attention-grabbing technological know-how versions that can assist you express what you recognize at school or at a technology fair!Inside, you will discover easy-to-follow directions for 25 nice versions that demonstrate the worlds of astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth technological know-how, and physics. you are going to additionally get priceless tricks on exhibiting your versions, together with suggestion on backboards, scale types, stands, and different shrewdpermanent strategies. as with any of Janice VanCleave's books, each venture might be created at domestic or within the lecture room with secure, low-cost fabrics. via types of Earth's layers, the states of subject, an electrical circuit, and lots more and plenty extra, you will find how scientists use types to assist you describe issues and percentage their principles. So prepare to have a good time and galvanize others with what you could have discovered making those enjoyable, tremendous types!

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