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Eyewitness Science Guide:  How Universe Works By Heather Couper

Eyewitness Science Guide: How Universe Works by Heather Couper

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Summary

The most memorable way to learn science is by rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands on it or in it. This book reveals the mysteries of the cosmos with hundreds of experiments that range from mapping distant worlds to photographing a meteor tail and creating your own star theatre.

Eyewitness Science Guide: How Universe Works Summary

Eyewitness Science Guide: How Universe Works by Heather Couper

The most memorable way to learn science is by rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands on it or in it. This book reveals the mysteries of the cosmos with hundreds of experiments that range from mapping distant worlds to photographing a meteor tail and creating your own star theatre. Clear text explains the principles behind the experiments and introduces some of the great cosmologists. Encourages understanding by letting you find things out for yourself. Special fold-out "ingredients" templates for use with the experiments and projects are included.

Table of Contents

The home laboratory; making a telescope; the living planet; time and place; light pollution; experiments in space; the moon; the moon's orbit; lunar eclipse; mapping the moon; the moon's surface; gravity; the solar system; Mercury; Venus; Mars; Jupiter; Saturn; Uranus; Nepute; Pluto and Planet X; comets; shooting stars; what the Earth is made of; inside the sun; the solar cycle; the sun's atmosphere; the stars; the constellations; red giants and white dwarfs; pulsars and black holes; galaxies and beyond; the Milky Way; the Big Bang and Big Crunch; starcharts.

Additional information

GOR001724012
9780751300802
0751300802
Eyewitness Science Guide: How Universe Works by Heather Couper
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
1994-05-12
192
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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