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Dr Karl's Little Book of Trivia 101

by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

eBook $9.99

$9.99

Dr Karl's Little Book of Trivia 101

by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

eBook $9.99

$9.99

$9.99

Why do stars seem to twinkle?
Where do all the teaspoons go?
Why is the Giant Panda so paradoxical?
Why does dark matter matter?

The world around (and inside) us is completely astonishing.

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, the most esteemed science communicator in Australia, has chosen 101 fascinating facts from his bestselling books to delight and intrigue you.

Taking a microscope to everyday science he gives us insights into the surprising origins of the "selfie", the rise and rise of 3D printing, how a nit is hatched by massive amounts of farting, why humans are basically fat doughnuts, and how you can stop milk from spoiling by dropping a Russian brown frog into it.
These are things you need to know.

These are things you don't even know you need to know.

A riveting ride through the extraordinary world of science.

Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781743540206
  • Format: eBook
  • Pub Date: 13/08/2015
  • Category: Children's, Teenage & educational / Puzzle books (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Hobbies, quizzes & games (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / General knowledge & trivia (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Children's / Teenage: general non-fiction
    Children's, Teenage & educational / General
    Mathematics & science / Popular science
  • Imprint: Macmillan Australia
  • Price: $9.99

Why do stars seem to twinkle?
Where do all the teaspoons go?
Why is the Giant Panda so paradoxical?
Why does dark matter matter?

The world around (and inside) us is completely astonishing.

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, the most esteemed science communicator in Australia, has chosen 101 fascinating facts from his bestselling books to delight and intrigue you.

Taking a microscope to everyday science he gives us insights into the surprising origins of the "selfie", the rise and rise of 3D printing, how a nit is hatched by massive amounts of farting, why humans are basically fat doughnuts, and how you can stop milk from spoiling by dropping a Russian brown frog into it.
These are things you need to know.

These are things you don't even know you need to know.

A riveting ride through the extraordinary world of science.

Author Information

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki is the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow at the University of Sydney. He is a qualified medical doctor, engineer, physicist and mathematician. He has been named one of Australia's National Living Treasures.

Dr Karl brings science to the airwaves every Thursday on the popular Science segment on the triple j Mornings show. He is gaining even more popularity with his newest podcast Shirtloads of Science and was the host of the Discovery Channel's ten-part TV series Dr Karl's Outrageous Acts of Science.

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