This book is more than a walk through the periodic table. It explains the tremendous forces of star birth and death that create elements. Itchronicles the history of their discovery and the impact of their science on every aspect of our
daily lives, from medicine to technology, architecture to the environment. Beautiful photographs make apparently ordinary substances, their extraction, and their change look quite extraordinary. Cool, modern graphics grab kids’ attention. Layouts are structured forreluctant and eager readers alike —learn a little or learn a lot—and there’s advice on where tofind out more. Includes thought-provoking math and science concepts: cause and effect and sequence and prediction.
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|Ano da edição||2012|
|Número de Páginas||112|