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Professor Astro Cat's Atomic Adventure

Professor Astro Cat's Atomic Adventure

Physics is a huge part of our everyday lives! Just go for a walk through the park and you'll see for yourself. From the wind that rustles the trees, to the sun that keeps us warm, to the car that drives us around and the food that gives us energy to play, physics is all around us... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781909263604
Barcode 9781909263604
Published 1 July 2016 by Flying Eye Books
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Walliman, Dominic
Illustrated by Newman, Ben
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ISBN-13 9781909263604
ISBN-10 1909263605
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Flying Eye Books
Imprint Flying Eye Books
Publication Date 1 July 2016
International Publication Date 1 March 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Walliman, Dominic
Illustrated by Newman, Ben
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 294mm
Height: 299mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 616g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Library of Congress Physics, Nuclear physics
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 530
Catalogue Code 641589

Description of this Book

Class is in session, and the subject is physics. The teacher? He s the smartest cat in the galaxy!Professor Astro Cat takes a journey through the world of physics, looking at the basic laws of the universe, the fundamental rules that describe the nature of our world and beyond. From the wind rustling the trees, to the sun that keeps us warm, to food that gives us energy to play, physics is all around us all the time!Ben Newman is an award-winning illustrator and Dr. Dominic Walliman has a PhD in Quantum Device Physics. This is their second book!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Think you're too young to understand physics? Professor Astro Cat is here to show you how awesome the science of matter and energy is. Using language and examples that beginning learners will understand, with retro-futuristic illustrations that will catch kids' eyes, this is a great start for kids who want to go a little bit beyond the basic states of matter and find out more. Books for Kids [...] their enthusiasm for exploring our 'Strange Universe' comes through warmly enough to be contagious. Kirkus Reviews Scientific learning packaged in such a way that you don t realise you re drinking in mind blowing facts and stats. Professor Astro Cat s Atomic Adventure is the latest genius book from Flying Eye. Picture Books Blogger A great way to learn about facts and topics that are usually not told in such a simple and interesting way, making learning a joy! The Bookworm Baby Ben Newman s illustrations are unique, bright and colourful with a strong retro design which is unusual and eye catching, it s instantly appealing. [] Professor Astro Cat takes the children through each topic with a wonderful sense of fun and characterisation and he s sure to become a much loved and recognised character as more of these books are created. Book Monsters
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Ben Newman is known for his contemporary fusion of bold shapes, bright colours and playful characters. He has exhibited his work internationally and worked for a diverse range of clients including the Tate, Fantagraphics and Selfridges. Dr. Dominic Walliman received a PhD in Quantum Device Physics in 2010. He has a long track record of teaching physics to students of all abilities at universities, schools and even festivals.

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