Thing Explainer

Randall Munroe Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Have you ever tried to learn more about some incredible thing, only to be frustrated by incomprehensible jargon? Randall Munroe is here to help. In Thing Explainer, he uses line drawings and only the

ISBN10 : 054466860X , ISBN13 : 9780544668607

Page Number : 64

Thing Explainer

Randall Munroe Hachette UK

From the No. 1 bestselling author of What If? - the man who created xkcd and explained the laws of science with cartoons - comes a series of brilliantly simple diagrams ('blueprints' if you want to be

ISBN10 : 1473620929 , ISBN13 : 9781473620926

Page Number : 64

What If?

Randall Munroe Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The creator of the incredibly popular webcomic xkcd presents his heavily researched answers to his fans' oddest questions, including “What if I took a swim in a spent-nuclear-fuel pool?” and “Co

ISBN10 : 0544272994 , ISBN13 : 9780544272996

Page Number : 320

Stuff Matters

Mark Miodownik Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A world-leading materials scientist presents an engrossing collection of stories that explain the science and history of materials, from the plastic in our appliances to the elastic in our underpants,

ISBN10 : 0544236041 , ISBN13 : 9780544236042

Page Number : 252

Cooking For Geeks

Jeff Potter "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

Are you the innovative type, the cook who marches to a different drummer -- used to expressing your creativity instead of just following recipes? Are you interested in the science behind what happens

ISBN10 : 9781449395872 , ISBN13 : 1449395872

Page Number : 432

The De Textbook Penguin

You are an idiot. Don't get defensive! It's not your fault. For decades your teachers, authority figures and textbooks have been lying to you. You do not have five senses. Your tongue doesn't have nea

ISBN10 : 0698158040 , ISBN13 : 9780698158047

Page Number : 224