The Handy Science Answer BookBook - 1994
"Fascinating stuff. Most readers will have hours of fun just picking pages at random". -- Pittsburgh magazineCan any bird fly upside down? Is white gold really gold? In response to reader requests, this new edition of our bestselling Handy Science answers hundreds of new sci-tech questions, from the inner workings of the human body to outer space and from math and computers to planes, trains and automobiles. Nearly 1,250 answers -- compiled from the ready-reference files of the Science and Technology Department of The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- including some old favorites we've updated and expanded.
Publisher: Detroit : Visible Ink Press, c1994
Branch Call Number: 500 H2365
Characteristics: xvi, 523 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm