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Foolish Physics John Townsend

Foolish Physics By John Townsend

Foolish Physics by John Townsend


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Summary

Physics deals with energy like heat and sound, forces such as gravity, what's in a lightning flash - and why planes crash. In this book, read about the monk who tried to fly like a bird, how bath time proved a gold crown was fake, and why electric shocks were measured by how high they made people jump.

Foolish Physics Summary

Foolish Physics by John Townsend

Physics deals with energy like heat and sound, forces such as gravity, what's in a lightning flash - and why planes crash. Physicists risked their lives with dangerous experiments and some blew themselves to pieces. In this book, read about the monk who tried to fly like a bird, how bath time proved a gold crown was fake, and why electric shocks were measured by how high they made people jump.

About John Townsend

John Townsend has been in teaching for 25 years, and has been a full-time writer since January 2003. He has written more than sixty books for young people, on such wide-ranging subjects as monsters, urban legends, spiders, computer crime, and spies. He has also written the recent thrillers The Hand and The Omen and the Ghost. He lives in England.

Additional information

GOR006500381
9781406205572
1406205575
Foolish Physics by John Townsend
Used - Good
Hardback
Pearson Education Limited
2006-10-19
56
N/A
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