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I'm looking for a book that would be appropriate for an advanced elementary school aged kids say, YO describing the basics of physics or sciences in general in entertaining way. The structure of the book should preferably though not necessarily be "Curious question" followed by entertaining-but-advanced for their-age physics answer.
Book Source: Digital Library of India Item teverjasanfro.gq: Y. teverjasanfro.gqioned. Physics for Entertainment, Book 2 [Yakov Perelman] on teverjasanfro.gq *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. For physics students and science buffs alike, this.
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Bill Bryson is of course a non physicist. But what I loved about this book is that, remembering being fascinated by science himself as a child, he delights in the how we know just as much as the facts themselves. The flavour of the book is very much about the scientific method, and for a non-scientist to capture this in so lively, and poetic, a way is astounding.
The book opens with a description of himself as a seven year old looking at a cut open view of the inside of the Earth and being gobsmacked by the thought " How the hell do we know that?! So, he says, if you're bored and can't find anything on cable, you can always switch to an unused channel and watch the birth of the Universe!. Description : Conundrums, brain-teasers, entertaining anecdotes, and unexpected comparisons.
Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. It's been highly entertaining and informative so far. Other offers may also be available. Get an immediate offer. Longtime member. Make Offer -.
Published in , a best-seller in the s and long out of print, Physics for Entertainment was translated from Russian into many languages and influenced science students around the world. Home page url. Download or read it online for free here: Download link multiple formats.
Rather than consciousness existing in space and time, it is suggested that the strange phenomena associated with quantum physics are better understood if space and time are structures within consciousness. Theoretical Physics by A.