The Handy Science Answer Book 1994
The Handy Science Answer Book. (Author) The Science and Technology Department of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, (Publisher) Visible Ink Press, 1994.
"Fascinating stuff. Most readers will have hours of fun just picking pages at random." The Science and Technology Department at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh have mined the extensive ready reference file they have maintained for over 40 years for "gems'' of useful and interesting information. The result is a compulsively browsable collection of over 1200 questions & answers on science, technology, and pseudo-science written in nontechnical language.
Interesting answers in categories such as Physics & Chemistry, Space, Earth, Climate & Weather, Minerals, Energy, Environment, Biology, Animal World, Plant World, Human Body, Health & Medicine, Weights & Measures, Bridges & Structures, Transportation Methods, Communications, Patents & Trademarks, Hoaxes & Accidents. Full Index.
Like new. First Edition. Paperback. 523 Pages, Illustrations.