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It"s Not Magic, It"s Science!

50 Science Tricks that Mystify, Dazzle & Astound

by Hope Buttitta

  • 349 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Lark Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Science & Nature - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Science & Nature - Experiments & Projects,
  • BG-MIND & BODY - BG-NEW AGE,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Technology / General,
  • Experiments,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Scientific recreations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTom La Baff (Illustrator), Orrin Lundgren (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8759766M
    ISBN 101579908837
    ISBN 109781579908836
    OCLC/WorldCa85836289

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Every child who performs these 50 fabulous feats will feel like a magician—but the magic here is really science at play. Every trick in the book has a sound, easy-to-understand scientific explanation that will stimulate kids’ understanding of basic concepts/5(4). Explanations of scientific principles and the history surrounding some of the discoveries that are used as a basis for these experiments are included.

This book provides an effective way to entice students to learn about science. Peter Eldin's Science Magic (Millbrook, ) offers fewer experiments, but has the same science-as-magic premise/5(4).

Get this from a library. It's not magic, it's science!: 50 science tricks that mystify, dazzle & astound. [Hope Buttitta; Tom LaBaff; Orrin Lundgren] -- They may seem like magic, but these tricks are all based in science you can learn and use. Magic cheats at Physics: Magic and its users create localized areas where the physical laws operate differently from may be expressed as malfunctions to machines (although only machines from beyond a given technological threshold) altering the combustion point of atmosphere causes cars to fail and fireballs to form, or electromagnetic waves collapse within.

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