How It Works Collection: Volume 2

How It Works Collection: Volume 2
US$22.99
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How It Works Collection: Volume 2
$22.99
Includes Shipping
How It Works Collection: Volume 2
£12.99
Includes Shipping
How It Works Collection: Volume 2
€19.99
Includes Shipping
Published 7th June 2018

UK cover price is £9.99, overall price above includes shipping costs.

How It Works The Collection is a compendium of the planet's most incredible facts that will feed your mind and give you answers to questions you've never even thought to ask!

Through in-depth articles, detailed illustrations and eye-catching images, we delve deep to explore the world’s greatest mysteries, uncover the truth behind some of the biggest misconceptions, and look at what the future might have in store.

How It Works The Collection examines science, technology, the environment, transport, space and history. Topics range from scientific breakthroughs, including genetic engineering, to revolutionary transport systems such as solar-powered planes. Be inspired by world-changing inventions and meet the clever canines with careers. We even revisit the past to discover what life was like in the infamous Wild West, and also look to the future of space exploration and Mars missions.

Inside you'll discover:
  • Extreme sports explained
  • Creative culinary chemistry
  • Your second brain
  • The genetic revolution
  • What are electrolytes?
  • Should you reuse water bottles?
  • Tightrope physics
  • The scale of your cells
  • Chemistry life hacks
  • World-changing inventions
  • Stand mixers
  • Inside the iPhone X
  • The science of social media
  • How graphics cards work
  • IP addresses explained
  • The Raspberry Pi
  • War in 2030
  • Dogs with jobs
  • Studying ice cores
  • The Fata Morgana mirage
  • Why do pigs have curly tails?
  • The Crooked Forest
  • Humpback whales
  • Amazing algae
  • Simulating Mars 
  • Alien asteroid
  • Ghost galaxy
  • The RemoveDebris mission
  • Communicating with the ISS
  • Amazing astronomy discoveries
  • Choosing a landing site
  • How space probes take photos
  • The Space Shuttle
  • Speed demons
  • Venetian gondolas
  • The shipping forecast
  • Constructing Crossrail
  • How a car wash works
  • Hydrofoils
  • Solar-powered planes
  • The real Wild West 
  • The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
  • Counting with an abacus
  • Deadly cosmetics
  • The Pompeii casts
  • Patagotitan: the biggest dinosaur
  • The first instruments
  • Prehistoric symbols
  • How to win a duel
  • Life in a Roman legion

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