The Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by DkThe Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by Dk

The Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

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Paperback | February 12, 2019

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With over 225,000 copies in print, DK's Big Ideas series has struck a chord with readers fascinated-but also intimidated-by complex subjects like philosophy, psychology, politics, and religion.

The newest title in this successful and acclaimed series is The Science Book, an inventive visual take on astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, and physics. With eye-catching artwork, step-by-step diagrams, and illustrations that break down complicated ideas into manageable concepts, The Science Book will have readers conversant in genetic engineering, black holes, and global warming in no time. Along the way are found mini-biographies of the most well-known scientists, and a glossary of helpful scientific terms.

For students, and students of the world, there is no better way to explore the fascinating, strange, and mysterious world of science than in The Science Book.

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the ...
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Title:The Science Book: Big Ideas Simply ExplainedFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:352 pages, 9.25 × 7.75 × 0.83 inShipping dimensions:9.25 × 7.75 × 0.83 inPublished:February 12, 2019Publisher:DKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1465481222

ISBN - 13:9781465481221

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"[T]he standout feature of this book is its ability to take complex topics and make them easy to understand via readable essays and an appealing format." – Booklist "This book will appeal to and be an effective resource for those with a scientific bent who enjoy examining the big picture, especially high school or undergraduate students." – Library Journal "This book offers brief explanations of scientific theories, focusing on their history, progression and the people involved. The short summaries of complex thoughts have led to many an "Aha!" moment(s)." – Yakima Herald