100 Things to Know about Science

There is an increasing popularity and interest in all sorts of aspects of science, and this book caters for children (and adults) who want an overview.

Author: Collectif

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781409582182

Category: Science

Page: 128

View: 308

Science is a huge topic, but this friendly book breaks it down into bite-sized chunks, making it an accessible introduction for anyone who wants to find out about this fascinating subject. Highly illustrated, in a pictorial, "infographics" style, with snippets of information about all aspects of science from particle physics to genes and DNA. A fresh, new approach to science big and small, inspiring a new generation of scientists. There is an increasing popularity and interest in all sorts of aspects of science, and this book caters for children (and adults) who want an overview.

100 Things You Should Know about Science

Takes children on a gripping journey of discovery. Young minds will be amazed by fascinating facts about powerful machines, mysterious magnets, and towering buildings. -- back cover.

Author: Steve Parker

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781842363560

Category: Science

Page: 48

View: 249

Takes children on a gripping journey of discovery. Young minds will be amazed by fascinating facts about powerful machines, mysterious magnets, and towering buildings. -- back cover.

100 Things to Know about Science

Science is a huge topic, but this friendly book breaks it down into bite-sized chunks, making it an accessible introduction for anyone who wants to find out about this fascinating subject.

Author: Alex Frith

Publisher: Usborne

ISBN: 9780794535025

Category:

Page: 128

View: 604

Science is a huge topic, but this friendly book breaks it down into bite-sized chunks, making it an accessible introduction for anyone who wants to find out about this fascinating subject. Highly illustrated, in a pictorial, 'infographics' style, with snippets of information about all aspects of science from particle physics to genes and DNA.


100 Things You Should Know about Weather

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science.

Author: Clare Oliver

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781842363584

Category: Meteorology

Page: 48

View: 558

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work firsthand, in simple experiments and activities. Detailed artwork illustrates more complex topics, helping children to absorb information with ease. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through each book, while hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 Things You Should Know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to the key scientific subjects.

1001 Things Everyone Should Know about Science

A selection of 1,001 entries offers information on such broad topics as classical and molecular biology, evolution, classical and modern physical science, earth science and astronomy

Author: James S. Trefil

Publisher: Doubleday Books

ISBN: 9780385247955

Category: Science

Page: 305

View: 121

A selection of 1,001 entries offers information on such broad topics as classical and molecular biology, evolution, classical and modern physical science, earth science and astronomy

100 First Things to Know

Cleverly designed to inform and entertain, 100 First Things to Know takes your little one on an exciting learning adventure.

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241444896

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 16

View: 709

Help your little one learn important vocabulary and build knowledge. From colours, shapes, and numbers, to science, art, nature, and weather this first word and picture ebook is filled with 100 useful things that will stimulate your baby or toddler's natural curiosity about the world around them. Part of an award-winning series that mixes engaging, real-life photos with entertaining illustrations, 100 First Things to Know has big, colourful pages filled with things to talk about, learn about, and smile about! Every page is a visual treat, making this appealing ebook great for sharing, and an attractive baby, toddler, or preschool gift. As they point to the pictures and say the words, little ones can identify lots of important things to know - they'll soon recognize colours, shapes, and patterns, count to 10, name different weathers and seasons, and learn some animal life cycles, as well as some useful maths and science things. And they'll be captivated by the delightful pictures, from five funny dinosaurs for the number five, to a cute snowman for snowy weather, and a big digger for the colour yellow. This beautiful picture ebook follows on from the award-winning 100 First Words and 100 First Animals (previous titles in this early learning series). Each title has inviting, look-and-point pictures that stimulate talking, and clear word labels that encourage naming and picture-and-word association, building language and reading readiness. Cleverly designed to inform and entertain, 100 First Things to Know takes your little one on an exciting learning adventure.

100 Things You Should Know about Pirates

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science.

Author: Andrew Langley

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781842360033

Category: Pirates

Page: 48

View: 910

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work firsthand, in simple experiments and activities. Detailed artwork illustrates more complex topics, helping children to absorb information with ease. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through each book, while hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 Things You Should Know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to the key scientific subjects.


100 Things to Know About Space

This fantastic book is full of genuine facts, answering all our space-related questions and prompting more along the way.

Author: Alex Frith

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781409593928

Category:

Page: 128

View: 704

Astronomers are discovering more and more information about space, making the subject a very hot topic in schools and out of it. This guide is full of genuine facts, answering all our space-related questions and prompting more along the way. Aimed at children aged nine and over, the pictorial info-graphics style illustrations provide easily digestible facts in bite-size chunks.

100 Things to Do Before You Die

Swim in bioluminescent bay... Walk in a dinosaur's footprints... See Saturn's rings... Listen to an iceberg being born... Measure the speed of light using a chocolate bar and a microwave... Write your name in atoms... Extract your own DNA.

Author: Valerie Jamieson

Publisher: Profile Business

ISBN: 9781861979254

Category: Science

Page: 92

View: 238

Bored with the daily routine?Want to do something adventurous but don't know where to start? 100 Things To Do Before You Die has the answers! It is a completely original compendium of intriguing, funny and somewhat bizarre ways to make your life richer and more fulfilling. The editors of New Scientist - one of the world's leading science and technology magazines - have picked what they would most like to do during their lifetime. You'll learn how to: Make ice cream using liquid nitrogen... Swim in bioluminescent bay... Walk in a dinosaur's footprints... See Saturn's rings... Listen to an iceberg being born... Measure the speed of light using a chocolate bar and a microwave... Write your name in atoms... Extract your own DNA... Taste the world's weirdest foodSusan Greenfield, Patrick Moore, James Dyson, Paul Davies and other famous scientists also reveal what they dream of doing before they die. Based on real science, these activities will engage your brain as well as your body. After you've found the first evidence for life, delivered a baby animal and seen the earth's curve from space, you'll never be able to look at the world - or the universe - in the same way again. And if you think life is too short, how about becoming a diamond or nailing a murderer after you die?

100 Things to Know about the Human Body

The body is a huge topic, but this friendly book breaks it down into bite-sized chunks, making it an accessible introduction for anyone who wants to find out about this fascinating subject.

Author: Usborne Publishing, Limited

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781474916158

Category:

Page: 128

View: 705

The body is a huge topic, but this friendly book breaks it down into bite-sized chunks, making it an accessible introduction for anyone who wants to find out about this fascinating subject. Highly illustrated, in a pictorial, 'infographics' style, with snippets of information about all aspects of the body.

100 Things You Should Know About

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science.

Author: Mason Crest Publishers

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781590844441

Category:

Page: 48

View: 604

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work, firsthand, in simple experiments and activities. Detailed artwork illustrates more complex topics, helping children to absorb information with ease. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through each book, while hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 Things You Should Know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to the key scientific subjects.

100 Essential Things You Didn t Know You Didn t Know About Sport

Written for anyone interested in sport or simple maths, this book will enrich your understanding of sport and enliven your appreciation of maths.

Author: John D. Barrow

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448129540

Category: Science

Page: 320

View: 813

What can maths tell us about sports? 100 Essential Things You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About Sport sheds light on the mysteries of running, jumping, swimming and points scoring across the whole sporting spectrum. Whether you are a competitor striving to go faster or higher, or an armchair enthusiast wanting to understand more, this is a fascinating read with one hundred short pieces that range across a wide number of sports. Find out: * Why high-jumpers use the Fosbury Flop, * How fast Usain Bolt can ultimately run and how he could break his records without running any faster, * Whether there is a limit to human performance, * Who the strongest man or woman is, pound for pound, * Why there are so many different scoring systems in sport, * If a 100-kilogram mass weighs more in London than it does in Singapore, * What the best strategy for taking football penalties is, * What the effect of those banned skin-tight swimsuits are, * Why golf balls are dimpled, * And last, but not least, why does the bounce of a Superball seem to defy Newton's laws of motion. Written for anyone interested in sport or simple maths, this book will enrich your understanding of sport and enliven your appreciation of maths.

One Hundred Things You Should Know about Oceans

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science.

Author: Clare Oliver

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781842363522

Category: Ocean

Page: 48

View: 876

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work firsthand, in simple experiments and activities. Detailed artwork illustrates more complex topics, helping children to absorb information with ease. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through each book, while hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 Things You Should Know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to the key scientific subjects.

100 Things You Don t Wanna Know about Change Anything

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success.

Author: Ethan Scarth

Publisher: Lennex

ISBN: 9785458857079

Category:

Page: 44

View: 142

In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

Achieve 100 Science Revision

With a unique flowchart approach, this book not only covers all of the content that could be tested, it will show children how to answer test questions. Use alongside Achieve 100 Science Practice Questions book.

Author: Pauline Hannigan

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1471882071

Category: Study Aids

Page: 80

View: 281

An 80-page revision book that covers everything Year 6 children need to achieve 100 in the new National Science Sampling Tests. With a unique flowchart approach, this book not only covers all of the content that could be tested, it will show children how to answer test questions. Use alongside Achieve 100 Science Practice Questions book.

101 Things You Don t Know about Science and No One Else Does Either

Social scientists often take a market approach to the question of the value of an ... if individual Americans generally felt that it was worth $ 100 to keep ...

Author: James Trefil

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395877401

Category: Science

Page: 355

View: 328

Offers a look at the most pressing questions in science today, including the likelihood of extraterrestrial intelligence and of a medicinal cure for tumors

100 Things You Should Know about the Wild West

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science.

Author: Andrew Langley

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781842360002

Category: Cowboys

Page: 48

View: 353

100 Things You Should Know series opens up to children the fascinating world of science. Children will gain a valuable appreciation of the basics of science and its impact on their world, as well as seeing science at work firsthand, in simple experiments and activities. Detailed artwork illustrates more complex topics, helping children to absorb information with ease. Exactly 100 numbered facts will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through each book, while hilarious facts and brilliantly drawn cartoons add an extra element of fun. Add a detailed index, and 100 Things You Should Know has all the ingredients for a perfect introduction to the key scientific subjects.

97 Things About Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know

Dave Cherry Executive Strategy Advisor, Cherry Advisory LLC It was a bright day in retail, and conversions were striking 100% yet again.

Author: Bill Franks

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1492072613

Category: Computers

Page: 346

View: 144

Most of the high-profile cases of real or perceived unethical activity in data science aren’t matters of bad intent. Rather, they occur because the ethics simply aren’t thought through well enough. Being ethical takes constant diligence, and in many situations identifying the right choice can be difficult. In this in-depth book, contributors from top companies in technology, finance, and other industries share experiences and lessons learned from collecting, managing, and analyzing data ethically. Data science professionals, managers, and tech leaders will gain a better understanding of ethics through powerful, real-world best practices. Articles include: Ethics Is Not a Binary Concept—Tim Wilson How to Approach Ethical Transparency—Rado Kotorov Unbiased ≠ Fair—Doug Hague Rules and Rationality—Christof Wolf Brenner The Truth About AI Bias—Cassie Kozyrkov Cautionary Ethics Tales—Sherrill Hayes Fairness in the Age of Algorithms—Anna Jacobson The Ethical Data Storyteller—Brent Dykes Introducing Ethicize™, the Fully AI-Driven Cloud-Based Ethics Solution!—Brian O’Neill Be Careful with "Decisions of the Heart"—Hugh Watson Understanding Passive Versus Proactive Ethics—Bill Schmarzo