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The Resource The physics of everyday things : the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day, James Kakalios

The physics of everyday things : the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day, James Kakalios

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The physics of everyday things : the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day
Title
The physics of everyday things
Title remainder
the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day
Statement of responsibility
James Kakalios
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Easy-to-follow and imaginative explanations about the extraordinary physics that invisibly guides our daily lives"--
Summary
A physics professor reveals the invisible science behind the functioning of everyday things and activities that we often take for granted, including how electricity is transported from a power station to our toasters and what really makes digital “clouds” and electric cars function
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Provided by publisher
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10563746
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OU/DLC
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1958-
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Kakalios, James
Dewey number
530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC75
LC item number
.K175 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Physics
  • Science in popular culture
  • Physics
  • Science in popular culture
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the extraordinary science of an ordinary day
Label
The physics of everyday things : the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day, James Kakalios
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
You begin your day -- You drive into the city -- You go to the doctor -- You go to the airport -- You take a flight -- You give a business presentation -- You go to a hotel
Control code
ocn961213935
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780770437732
Lccn
2016046355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)961213935
Label
The physics of everyday things : the extraordinary science behind an ordinary day, James Kakalios
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
You begin your day -- You drive into the city -- You go to the doctor -- You go to the airport -- You take a flight -- You give a business presentation -- You go to a hotel
Control code
ocn961213935
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780770437732
Lccn
2016046355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)961213935

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