The New York Times Second Book Of Science Questions And Answers

✏Book Title : The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers
✏Author : C. Claiborne Ray
✏Publisher : Anchor
✏Release Date : 2007-12-18
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780307429056
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers Book Summary : What would kill you if you fell into a black hole? Once people finally get to Mars, how will they get back? What makes the holes in Swiss cheese? Are there any carnivorous plants that are harmful to humans? Are there really caterpillars that scream to protect themselves? How do birds have sexual intercourse? Why don’t woodpeckers damage their brains? What is the function of ear wax? Why don’t you sneeze when you’re asleep? Do germs have germs? What is considered evidence for extra-terrestial intelligence? Every week, C. Claiborne Ray answers questions like these from the readers of the New York Times Science section who, as this delightful second volume demonstrates, never seem to run out of things to ask about. Here, Ray gives us 225 of the most interesting answers she has gleaned from scientists in every discipline, satisfying our desire to understand some of the strangest, most curious mysteries of the natural world. Victoria Roberts’s charmingly wacky drawings add to the fun. From the Trade Paperback edition.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Questions Answers
✏Author : C. Claiborne Ray
✏Publisher : Anchor
✏Release Date : 2012-01-18
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780307813527
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Questions Answers Book Summary : Why is glass transparent? Why do cats purr? Why do men have nipples? These are but a handful of the thousands of questions that over the years have been asked and answered in The New York Times "Science Q&A" column. At last, the best and most interesting questions-and their replies-have been collected in a book for general readers. From wild animals to outdoor vegetation, from the human body to the heavens above, The New York Times Book of Science Questions and Answers takes readers on a thoroughly entertaining and informative journey through the world we live in. Like David Feldman's bestselling books Do Penguins Have Knees? and Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise?, this is science at its fun-filled best. Featuring answers from a wide variety of leaders across the country in scientific research and education, and illustrated by the delightful drawings of Victoria Roberts, The Times Q&A column is one of the best read features in the Science Times, which is one of the most popular sections of the newspaper. With a daily circulation of 1.2 million people, The New York Times is a leader in conveying scientific information to the general public. This fact-filled handbook for the scientifically curious should prove invaluable as a family reference book, as a classroom resource, as an entertaining subway diversion, and even as a supplement to public libraries' Frequently Asked Questions lists. From the Trade Paperback edition.

✏Book Title : Uncle John s Fast Acting Long Lasting Bathroom Reader
✏Author : Bathroom Readers' Institute
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2012-05-01
✏Pages : 522
✏ISBN : 9781607106005
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Uncle John s Fast Acting Long Lasting Bathroom Reader Book Summary : The latest, greatest volume in the popular Uncle John’s series, flush with fun facts and figures and plenty of trademark trivia. The dedicated folks at the Bathroom Readers’ Institute are back with some Fast-Acting, Long-Lasting relief for our legions of fans who have been suffering without a new infusion of Uncle John’s trademark trivia and obscure facts. That’s right, folks, this is the book you’ve been waiting for! Number 18 in the Bathroom Reader series is flush with fun, new factoids, trivia, and all the usual useless (and occasionally useful!) information our fans have come to expect. Ever wonder what you can do with Preparation H besides the obvious? Want to learn more about celebrity jailbirds or whether dragons really exist? Then it’s time to take the plunge!

📒Public Library Core Collection ✍ John Greenfieldt

✏Book Title : Public Library Core Collection
✏Author : John Greenfieldt
✏Publisher : Hw Wilson Co
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 1856
✏ISBN : 0824210948
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Public Library Core Collection Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Senior High School Core Collection
✏Author : Raymond W. Barber
✏Publisher : H. W. Wilson
✏Release Date : 2007-10-31
✏Pages : 1456
✏ISBN : 0824210867
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Senior High School Core Collection Book Summary : - More than 6,500 books in the initial clothbound volume, plus more than 2,400 new titles in four annual supplements. - New coverage of biographies, art, sports, Islam and the Middle East, and cultural diversity. - Special focus on graphic novels, primary source materials, nonbook materials, and periodicals. - Analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

✏Book Title : The Language of Science and Faith
✏Author : Karl W. Giberson
✏Publisher : InterVarsity Press
✏Release Date : 2011-01-28
✏Pages : 251
✏ISBN : 0830868445
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Language of Science and Faith Book Summary : World-renowned scientist Francis Collins and fellow scientist Karl Giberson show how we can embrace both science and faith without compromising either. Their fascinating treatment explains how God cares for and interacts with his creation while science offers a reliable way to understand the world he made.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book Review
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1968
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015079608439
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book Review Book Summary :

✏Book Title : 301 Smart Answers to Tough Business Etiquette Questions
✏Author : Vicky Oliver
✏Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
✏Release Date : 2010-10-06
✏Pages : 370
✏ISBN : 9781616081416
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏301 Smart Answers to Tough Business Etiquette Questions Book Summary : Presents a guide to professional etiquette in business situations, covering such topics as meetings, email, social networking, travel, dress, and restaurants in a question and answer format.

📒100 Questions Answers About Psoriasis ✍ Kendra Gail Bergstrom

✏Book Title : 100 Questions Answers About Psoriasis
✏Author : Kendra Gail Bergstrom
✏Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 179
✏ISBN : 0763745685
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏100 Questions Answers About Psoriasis Book Summary : Book offers practical answers to your questions about treatment options, coping strategies--for both patient and family. Written by two expert dermatologists specializing in treating psoriasis, and featuring insider advice from an actual patient.

📒Asapscience ✍ Mitchell Moffit

✏Book Title : AsapSCIENCE
✏Author : Mitchell Moffit
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2015-03-17
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781476756240
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏AsapSCIENCE Book Summary : The instant New York Times bestselling book of entertaining, irreverent, and totally accessible illustrated answers to the scientific “questions you had no idea were bugging you all your life” (Fast Company), from the creators of the wildly popular YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE. Why do we get hung over? What would happen if you stopped sleeping? Is binge-watching TV actually bad for you? Why should I take a power nap? In their first-ever book, Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown, the geniuses behind the YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE, explain the true science of how things work in their trademark hilarious and fascinating fashion. Applying the fun, illustrated format of their addictive videos to topics ranging from brain freeze to hiccups to the science of the snooze button, AsapSCIENCE takes the underpinnings of biology, chemistry, physics, and other hard sciences and applies them to everyday life through quirky and relatable examples that will appeal to both science nerds and those who didn’t exactly ace chemistry. This is the science that people actually want to learn, shared in a friendly, engaging style. “Science is big fun. The ASAP guys get that, and they’ll show you—they’ll even draw you a diagram” (Bill Nye, “The Science Guy”). And amid the humor is great information and cocktail conversation fodder, all thoughtfully presented. Whether you’re a total newbie or the next Albert Einstein, this guide is sure to educate and entertain...ASAP.