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Guinness world records. Science & stuff. Volume 1.

Publisher: [London] : Guinness World Records Limited, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What happens when you burp in space? Can you comb a hairy doughnut? Is the platypus even a real animal? Join us for a mind-boggling look at the record-breaking world around us. From the science of slam dunks and the smelliest substances to over-engineered inventions and the physics of cats, you'll find page after page of amazing -- and downright unbelievable -- facts.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Trivia and miscellanea
Juvenile works
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9781910561638 1910561630 9781912286393 1912286394 9781910561645 1910561649
OCLC Number: 1020307365
Notes: "Grossest, smelliest, weirdest, noisiest"--Cover.
"Plus: 10 record-breaking experiments to try at home"--Cover.
Includes index.
Target Audience: Primary school age.
Description: 215 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 27 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Contents --
Introduction --
How Do I Become a Record Holder? --
Space --
Weird World --
Robots --
Make & Break --
It's Alive --
Awesome Inventions --
Mad Science --
The Science of GWR --
Index --
Acknowledgements.
Other Titles: Science & stuff.
Science and stuff.

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Guinness World Records: Science & Stuff is a whirlwind tour through the astounding, record-breaking world (and universe) around us.  Read more...

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