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The Resource Storm in a teacup : the physics of everyday life, Helen Czerski

Storm in a teacup : the physics of everyday life, Helen Czerski

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Storm in a teacup : the physics of everyday life
Title
Storm in a teacup
Title remainder
the physics of everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Helen Czerski
Title variation
Physics of everyday life
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A physicist explains daily phenomena from the mundane to the magisterial
Member of
Summary
Explanations of scientific principles as they can be observed in everyday examples, from the billowing cloud appearance of milk in hot drinks to how ducks keep their feet warm while walking on ice, reveal how they are linked to major challenges, including climate change and the energy crisis
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10548597
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Czerski, Helen
Dewey number
530
Index
index present
LC call number
QC75
LC item number
.C94 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Physics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the physics of everyday life
Label
Storm in a teacup : the physics of everyday life, Helen Czerski
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Publication
Copyright
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
Popcorn and rockets -- What goes up must come down -- Small is beautiful -- A moment in time -- Making waves -- Why don't ducks get cold feet? -- Spoons, spirals and Sputnik -- When opposites attract -- A sense of perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition 2017.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780393248968
Lccn
2016046555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 951070862
  • (OCoLC)951070862
Label
Storm in a teacup : the physics of everyday life, Helen Czerski
Publication
Copyright
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
Popcorn and rockets -- What goes up must come down -- Small is beautiful -- A moment in time -- Making waves -- Why don't ducks get cold feet? -- Spoons, spirals and Sputnik -- When opposites attract -- A sense of perspective
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition 2017.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780393248968
Lccn
2016046555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 951070862
  • (OCoLC)951070862

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