"Informative and engagingly idiosyncratic . . . brings the subject
down to earth with offbeat, everyday examples and easy-to-follow
experiments. . . . Both professionals and laymen can learn from
this book."-The New York Times Book Review "A brilliant collection
of intriguing examples of the physics of everyday phenomena, with
the examples presented as puzzles."-Discover "A delightful
book."-Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society This is the
sequel to Craig Bohren's popular Clouds in a Glass of Beer (also
available from Dover), the book that made the fascinating world of
atmospheric physics accessible to readers without a scientific
background. Like its predecessor, this volume abounds in lively
writing, fun-filled and easy-to-perform experiments, and numerous
photographs and illustrations that offer illuminating and memorable
ways to learn about an intriguing branch of science.
Dover Publications Inc.
|Country of origin:
Craig F. Bohren
||229 x 152 x 13mm (L x W x T)
||Hardcover - Sewn / Cloth over boards
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