By Neil A. Downie
These curious and offbeat technology experiments offer Saturday scientists of every age with new how one can reduce to rubble the basement and gross out mother -- all within the identify of schooling! entire physicist and technological know-how author Neil A. Downie offers a wide selection of artistic and cutting edge tasks, from whacky cars to clothier demolition; from the skidmobile to the posture meter; from the rice grain ski bounce to laser gentle exhibits. every one test comes with old history, a listing of kit, unique directions, and a whole clarification of the technological know-how at the back of it. For these intrigued by means of any specific scan, Downie tells you ways to tinker with the preliminary "recipe."
Whether printing with invisible ink or marveling on the energy of an exploding soda bottle, high-school technology academics, inveterate tinkerers, and beginner scientists will locate during this ebook an entire diversity of tasks sure to banish the boredom of an extended Saturday afternoon.
Praise for Downie's Ink Sandwiches, electrical Worms, and 37 different Experiments for Saturday Science:
"A task good performed, and that i suggest it for somebody attempting to get technological know-how throughout to a non-specialist audience." -- Physics Today
"The inventive writer of this ebook has stuffed it with novel and fascinating demonstrations of physics, chemistry, and electronics experiments which are ideal for readers who like to tinker." -- technological know-how Books and Films
"The technological know-how in those tasks is particularly well defined and the instructions are good." -- Chemical schooling Today
"Written in very transparent conversational style... humans should want to attempt those experiments simply because they're fun." -- The Physicist
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