Explanatorium of science
Book
2019
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The only science encyclopedia for children you'll ever need, with amazing photography that shows and explains how chemistry, physics, and biology work. Watch as mixtures merge and matter changes state. Discover how some chemical changes can be reversed, yet others can't, and why some reactions happen with a bang! See bacteria at work in the world around us, and even inside the human digestive system. Understand the tricks that light plays, and unlock the secrets of electricity to find out how it powers the bulbs in your home. Whether it's elements, evolution, or energy, the world of science is brought to life by stunning photographic explanations that answer the biggest and smallest questions about our universe. Packed full of astounding close-up images, Explanatorium of Science is the ultimate guide to how the world works, explaining every aspect of science from gigantic galaxies to tiny cells and miniscule atoms.

Item Details
Series:
DK Smithsonian
Subjects:
Science -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile.
Science -- Juvenile literature.
Genre:
Encyclopedias.
Other Authors:
DK Publishing, Inc., publisher.
Harvey, Derek, contributor.
Sich, Jenny, editor.
Smithsonian Institution, issuing body.
Tegg, Simon, illustrator.
ISBN:
9781465482440
Edition:
First American edition.
Description:
320 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 31 cm.
Other Title:
DK Smithsonian. Explanatorium of science
Smithsonian. Explanatorium of science
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
Matter
Reactions
Materials
Energy
Forces
Life
Earth
Reference.
Link to PAC
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