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The Resource A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies, Joel Levy

A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies, Joel Levy

Label
A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies
Title
A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies
Statement of responsibility
Joel Levy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses analogies to explain scientific truths and principles
Cataloging source
NLC
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Levy, Joel
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.L48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Analogy in science education
  • Science
  • Science
Label
A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies, Joel Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • " ... demonstrates basic truths and principles using analogies, metaphors, and similes to describe the unbelievably massive, the inconceivably tiny, and the unfathomably complex in intuitive terms ... Each idea is explained in "infographics" of facts and figures"--Cover p. [4]
Contents
Physics -- Chemistry -- Biology -- Astronomy -- Earth science -- The human body -- Technology
Control code
ocn705507795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781554079599
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)705507795
Label
A bee in a cathedral and 99 other scientific analogies, Joel Levy
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • " ... demonstrates basic truths and principles using analogies, metaphors, and similes to describe the unbelievably massive, the inconceivably tiny, and the unfathomably complex in intuitive terms ... Each idea is explained in "infographics" of facts and figures"--Cover p. [4]
Contents
Physics -- Chemistry -- Biology -- Astronomy -- Earth science -- The human body -- Technology
Control code
ocn705507795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781554079599
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)705507795

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