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Mad about Physics: Braintwisters, Paradoxes, and Curiosities

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Why is there eight times more ice in Antarctica than in the Arctic? Why can you hear around a corner but not see around it? Which weighs more, a pound of feathers or a pound of iron? Christopher Jargodzki and Franklin Potter guides the reader through the curiosities of physics and provide answers to these and many other quirky conundrums. With over 350 questions and answer ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published November 21st 2000 by Wiley
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Brian Black
This sounds really boring but it's cool. It takes nature's paradoxes and phenomenons and explains the physics behind them. An introductive knowledge of physics and chemistry is helpful, but it dumbs it down pretty well.
Luca
A great compilation of paradoxes and just plain phenomenons. This book was one of the resources I used to get to the California State Science Fair.
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