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Atoms under the floorboards : the surprising science hidden in your home, Chris Woodford

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Atoms under the floorboards : the surprising science hidden in your home
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Atoms under the floorboards
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the surprising science hidden in your home
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Chris Woodford
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eng
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The perfect way to enjoy science from the sofa, Atoms under the Floorboards introduces you to the incredible scientific explanations behind a variety of household phenomena, from gurgling drains and squeaky floorboards to rubbery custard and shiny shoes. *Is it better to build skyscrapers like wobbly jellies or stacks of biscuits? *Can you burn your house down with an electric drill? *How many atoms would you have to split to power a lightbulb? Atoms under the Floorboards answers all these questions, and hundreds more. You'll never look at your home the same way again ..
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Title
Atoms under the floorboards
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Explains scientific concepts by using household examples, including what kitchen knives and golf clubs have in common, how much heat energy a typical home holds in the winter, and why sunlight makes clothes look brighter
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502
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.W795 2015
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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Atoms under the floorboards : the surprising science hidden in your home, Chris Woodford
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-328) and index
Contents
Firm foundations -- Upstairs, downstairs -- Superheroics -- The beauty of bikes -- Car crazy -- Sticky stuff -- Then inside story -- Amazing glazing -- Saggy sofas, squeaky floors -- Light delights -- Radio Gaga -- Living by numbers -- Blowing hot and cold -- Food miles -- Stirring stuff -- Water, water -- Stain games -- Dressing to impress
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22 cm
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Extent
336 pages
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9781472912220
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illustrations

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