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National Geographic science of everything : how things work in our world

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  • 1 copy at Skagit Evergreen Libraries.

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Burlington Public Library Non-fiction J 500 NATIONAL 2013 39851001161836 Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 1426211686 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781426211683 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 399 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
    print
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "National Geographic answers all the questions about how things work--the science, technology, biology, chemistry, physics, and mechanics--in an indispensible book that reveals the science behind virtually everything. How does the voice of a distant radio announcer make it through your alarm clock in the morning? How does your gas stove work? How does the remote control open your garage door? What happens when you turn the key in the ignition? What do antibiotics really do? Divided into four big realms--Mechanics, Natural Forces, Materials & Chemistry, and Biology & Medicine--The Science of Everything takes readers on a fascinating tour, using plain talk, colorful photography, instructive diagrams, and everyday examples to explain the science behind all the things we take for granted in our modern world"--
Subject: Science Miscellanea
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