I Used to Know That: Science
Fascinating Truths About How Animals Evolve, Plants Grow, Brains Work, Molecules Bond, and Stars Explode
By Marianne Taylor
Subject: Bestselling I Used to Know That Series
Paper-over-board | 176 pages | 5 3/8 x 8 x 11/16
US$14.99 | CAN$15.99
Publication Date: 2012-05-10
Through easy-to-understand explanations, learn the basics of the sciences and their many real-world applications in both advanced modern science and in our everyday lives.
Do you know why we are able to see light and hear sound? What is the Earth made of? How does the body produce energy? And, most important, does any of this matter? In I USED TO KNOW THAT: SCIENCE, Marianne Taylor answers those questions and more and tells you why the answers are vital to us and to the scientists working on the cutting edge of scientific research. In this book, learn about:
I Used to Know That: Science is a necessary read for anyone who wants to understand the modern scientific world and how the general principles of physics, chemistry, and biology affect our everyday lives.
Susan C. Taylor, M.D. is board-certified in both Dermatology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Taylor is Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and attending physician at both Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia and St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York . She received her medical degree from Harvard University.