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Super experiments with light and sound / Thomas Canavan.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 507.8 CANAVAN (Text) 33946003314502 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538207451
  • ISBN: 1538207451
  • ISBN: 9781538207475
  • ISBN: 1538207478
  • ISBN: 9781538207338
  • ISBN: 1538207338
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Slowing the speed of light -- Sounding off -- Red hot - or not? -- Lasting impression -- The "nuttiest" sound -- Seeing sound -- Frozen lantern -- Hold the line, please -- The wrong balloon -- The CD rainbow -- Dinner gongs.
Summary, etc.:
Disappearing coins, balloon megaphones, CD rainbows the science of light and sound sometimes seems like magic! Readers will learn the amazing facts behind these phenomena that are more fascinating than fiction. Simple language explains the properties of light and sound, while hands-on activities give readers tangible examples to help them retain crucial science information. Helpful tips make experiments easy and safe, and step-by-step instructions with photographs ensure accessibility. Readers will love focusing light to pop balloons, talking to friends over plastic cup telephones, and other whacky adventures in scientific principles. They ll learn incredible real-life examples of the same concepts they re exploring at home, such as how laser beams focus light to produce heat!
Subject: Light > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Sound > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Light > Experiments.
Science > Experiments.
Sound > Experiments.

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