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Explanatorium of Science
 

Explanatorium of Science (Hardback)

By DK
Foreword by Winston, Robert

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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... read full description below.

ISBN 9780241359488
Barcode 9780241359488
Published 3 September 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780241359488
ISBN-10 0241359481
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 3 September 2019
International Publication Date 5 September 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Foreword by Winston, Robert
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Biology, Life Sciences
Reference Works
Scientific Equipment & Techniques, Laboratory Equipment
Chemistry
Biology & Life Sciences
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 259mm
Height: 308mm
Spine: 26mm
Weight 1,903g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Science - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 503
Catalogue Code 997251

Description of this Book

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 go 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.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

A renowned doctor, scientist, television presenter, and writer, Professor Robert Winston has contributed to numerous DK books, including Home Lab (2016), which won the RNS Young People's Book Prize, and the award-winning DK book Utterly Amazing Human Body (2015)

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