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The language of the universe : a visual exploration of maths

Author: Colin Stuart, (Science writer); Ximo Abadía
Publisher: London : Big Picture Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Did you know that mathematics can be beautiful and that it is used in nature every single day? Ever wondered how prime numbers can protect us, or why bees use hexagons in their hives? Learn about maths as you never have before in this incredible follow -up to The Speed of Starlight, looking at STEM topics in an extraordinary new light. Stunning surrealist artwork by Ximo Abadia meets with easy-to-read text by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Stuart, (Science writer); Ximo Abadía
ISBN: 9781787414075 1787414078
OCLC Number: 1104591333
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 34 cm
Responsibility: Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadía.

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Did you know that mathematics can be beautiful and that it is used in nature every single day? Ever wondered how prime numbers can protect us, or why bees use hexagons in their hives? Learn about maths as you never have before in this incredible follow -up to The Speed of Starlight, looking at STEM topics in an extraordinary new light. Stunning surrealist artwork by Ximo Abadia meets with easy-to-read text by science writer Colin Stewart to create highly-engaging, nature-focused content that will inspire future engineers, mathematicians and scientists.

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