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How Space Works: The Facts Visually Explained (How Things Work) by [DK]

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How Space Works How Science Works How Technology Works How The Brain Works How Management Works
About Explore everything you need to know about the Universe, from dark matter particles to ancient white dwarf stars. Understand topics from string theory to chemical reactions to artificial intelligence. If you have ever wondered why the sky is blue or how a black hole works, this indispensable guide is for you. Demystify the machinery that keeps the modern world going, from simple objects like can openers to sophisticated devices, including smartwatches and driverless cars. Drawing on the latest neuroscience research, this visual guide makes the hidden workings of the human brain simple to understand. Learn everything you need to know to build your management skills and get the very best out of your team.
Highly visual
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Pages 224 256 256 224 224

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"A breadth of information is covered in a browsable format, giving readers the opportunity to explore space in small or large chunks of time.”—Booklist, Starred Review --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.   Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides. --This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08S743SGF
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ DK (July 20, 2021)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ July 20, 2021
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 88898 KB
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  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 223 pages
  • Page numbers source ISBN ‏ : ‎ 0744027489
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 138 ratings

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5.0 out of 5 stars this book is amazing to to read on how space works.
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5.0 out of 5 stars From a great set of books
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5.0 out of 5 stars Superb space book
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Ian Dennis
5.0 out of 5 stars A really great book full of nice 2d infographics
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5.0 out of 5 stars Another great book from DK. Great for young and old.
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