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The Resource The science of science fiction, Matthew Brenden Wood ; illustrated by Tom Casteel

The science of science fiction, Matthew Brenden Wood ; illustrated by Tom Casteel

Label
The science of science fiction
Title
The science of science fiction
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Brenden Wood ; illustrated by Tom Casteel
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uncovers the real science behind classic and modern science fiction stories, exploring such topics as time travel, cloning, artificial intelligence, and life on other planets
Member of
Summary
Early science fiction imagined a world with space travel, video calls, and worldwide access to information, things we now know as NASA’s human spaceflight program, Skype, and the Internet. What next? Could we really bring back the dinosaurs, travel to a distant star, or live on Mars?
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10555653
Cataloging source
SINLB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wood, Matthew Brenden
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1060
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Casteel, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inquire and investigate
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Illustrated books
  • Science
  • Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The science of science fiction, Matthew Brenden Wood ; illustrated by Tom Casteel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 116) 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
Control code
ocn971612633
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781619304666
Lccn
bl2017005204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)971612633
Label
The science of science fiction, Matthew Brenden Wood ; illustrated by Tom Casteel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 116) 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
Control code
ocn971612633
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9781619304666
Lccn
bl2017005204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)971612633

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