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Science in Seconds 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Popular Science
By: Hazel Muir(Author)
416 pages, 200 b/w illustrations
NHBS
The quickest ever way to learn everything, from the physics of black holes to quantum computing
Science in Seconds
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About this book

Simple and accessible, Science in Seconds is a visually led introduction to 200 key scientific ideas. Each concept is readily absorbed through an easy-to-understand picture and a concise explanation. Concepts span all of the key scientific disciplines including Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Ecology, Biotechnology, Anatomy and Physiology, Medicine, Earth Science, Energy Generation, Astronomy, Spaceflight and Information Technology. Incredibly quick – clear artworks and simple explanations that can be easily remembered. Based on scientific research that the brain best absorbs information visually. Compact and portable format – the ideal, handy reference.

Contents

- Introduction
- Physics
- Chemistry
- Biology
- Ecology
- Biotechnology
- Anatomy and physiology
- Medicine
- Earth science
- Energy generation
- Astronomy
- Spaceflight
- Information technology
- Glossary
- Index

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Biography

Hazel Muir is a freelance science writer for magazines including BBC Sky at Night and New Scientist, where she worked as a staff editor/writer from 1994 to 2008.

Popular Science
By: Hazel Muir(Author)
416 pages, 200 b/w illustrations
NHBS
The quickest ever way to learn everything, from the physics of black holes to quantum computing
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