Sciku: The Wonder Of Science - In Haiku!

April 14, 2015|
Sciku: The Wonder Of Science - In Haiku! by Students of The Camden School for Girls
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An attractive force
Between all objects with mass
Just like you and me

Science is a thing of magic and wonder. It reveals complex patterns - and often thrilling chaos - at the heart of nature; the strange alchemy of reactions between invisible atoms; the bewildering origins of our universe; and the connections in our brains that create love, fear, joy - and poetry. Sciku brings together more than 400 revealing, poignant, witty haiku on scientific subjects. Written by students at The Camden School for Girls, these poems reflect on topics as varied as Newton's laws, climate change, time travel and evolution. They are also elegiac, enigmatic and often extremely beautiful.

Dissolving confusion
To some, solutions
Are answers; to chemists they
Are still all mixed up.

Camden School for Girls is a comprehensive secondary school for girls, with a co-educational sixth form, in the London Borough of Camden in North London. The girls who contributed to this book range from the ages of 11 to 18.Simon Flynn is the author of the Science Magpie ('a cornucopia of curious facts, anecdotes and quotations ... su...
Title:Sciku: The Wonder Of Science - In Haiku!
Product dimensions:176 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0.43 in
Shipping dimensions:176 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0.43 in
Published:April 14, 2015
Publisher:Icon Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781848317949

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