Fourth Phase of Water (häftad)
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Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
357
Utgivningsdatum
2013-05-01
Förlag
Ebner and Sons Publishers
Medarbetare
Pollack, Ethan (ill.)
Illustratör/Fotograf
Ethan Pollack
Illustrationer
illustrations
Dimensioner
251 x 213 x 23 mm
Vikt
1090 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780962689543
Fourth Phase of Water (häftad)

Fourth Phase of Water

Beyond Solid, Liquid & Vapor

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What mysteries lurk in the depths of a glass of water? What makes the wispy clouds of vapour rising from your cup of hot coffee? Or the puffy white clouds hovering in the sky? Why do bubbles in your fizzy drinks get bigger the longer you wait? What keeps Jelly's water from oozing out? Why does your tongue stick to something frozen? Professor Pollack takes us on a fantastic voyage through water, showing us a hidden universe teeming with physical activity, providing cogent explanations to many of waters long-held secrets. In conversational prose, Pollack exposes where some scientists may have gone wrong, and instead lays a simple foundation for understanding how changes of water structure underlie most energetic transitions of form and motion on Earth. This seminal work, peppered with whimsical illustrations and simple diagrams invites us to open our eyes and re-experience our natural world, to take nothing for granted, and to reawaken our childhood dream of having things make sense.
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  1. Not an easy reading book, but worth to read!
    Eva Niklaus, 28 mars 2017

    A treasure of knowledge is collected in this book. I am so surprised while reading. You have it in a lifetime.

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