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Sciencebook: everything you need to know about the world and how it works

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

National Geographic, Washington, D.C., p.431 (2008)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr Q162 .S416 2008

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/7933587

Keywords:

Science, Science--Popular works

Abstract:

Contents: The universe -- The earth -- Biology -- Chemistry -- Physics and technology -- Mathematics.; Summary: Encapsulates centuries of scientific thought in one richly illustrated volume. Six major sections, ranging from the universe and planet Earth to biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics, encompass everything from microscopic life to nuclear power--with particular attention given to subjects in the news today, like climate change and genetic engineering. Includes 2,000 illustrations, 3-D graphics and pictograms.