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13 1/2 incredible things you need to know about everything

13 1/2 incredible things you need to know about everything

Discover the world as you've never seen it before with exploded images of everyday objects from cars and skeletons to pianos and chocolate! Each image has 13 mind-blowing facts plus a little myth-buster that takes young readers on an incredible factual adventure. Did you know that if you shaved a tiger its skin is stripy? Or that your skeleton replaces itself every 10 years? The book includes over 1000 facts on 80 different subjects to satisfy a child's thirst for knowledge. Familiar objects - the Earth, a tiger, an Apollo spacesuit, a scorpion - are exploded to reveal their extraordinary insides

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2017
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Details

ISBN: 0241238935, 9780241238936
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 176 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 31 cm
Subject: General.; Curiosities and wonders Juvenile literature.; Non-Fiction 9+.

Contents

  1. 1: What's inside?
  2. 2: Exploded Earth
  3. 3: Fabulous fruit
  4. 4: Cool cars
  5. 5: Top cat
  6. 6: Fantastic fungi
  7. 7: Bang goes the theory
  8. 8: Dazzling diamonds
  9. 9: Steam power
  10. 10: Prehistoric creatures
  11. 11: Eye opener
  12. 12: Planet parade
  13. 13: Shark attack
  14. 14: Spread the word
  15. 15: Picture perfect
  16. 16: A sting in the tail
  17. 17: Making waves
  18. 18: On the ball
  19. 19: Insect invasion
  20. 20: Famous pharaoh
  21. 21: Heard the buzz?
  22. 22: Big ideas
  23. 23: Grab a bite
  24. 24: Get the message
  25. 25: Rock stars
  26. 26: Time flies
  27. 27: Animal kingdom
  28. 28: Romans rule
  29. 29: Super seeds
  30. 30: Don't stop the music
  31. 31: Going supersonic
  32. 32: Feeding time
  33. 33: Blood rush
  34. 34: Ocean depths
  35. 35: Hot rocks
  36. 36: Sky lights
  37. 37: Making movies
  38. 38: Noble knight
  39. 39: In a spin
  40. 40: What's the matter?
  41. 41: Our star
  42. 42: Get cracking
  43. 43: Funny bones
  44. 44: Amazing amphibians
  45. 45: A way with words
  46. 46: Dress to impress
  47. 47: Chocolate chunks
  48. 48: Heavy metal
  49. 49: Plane crazy
  50. 50: Bright sparks
  51. 51: Whale tale
  52. 52: Think of a number
  53. 53: Busy bees
  54. 54: Food processor
  55. 55: Stunning Saturn
  56. 56: Birds of a feather
  57. 57: Viking voyages
  58. 58: Blowing up a storm
  59. 59: Mighty molluscs
  60. 60: Earth matters
  61. 61: Moon suit
  62. 62: Feel the force
  63. 63: Medical marvels
  64. 64: Night sky
  65. 65: Colour clash
  66. 66: Lizard king
  67. 67: Read all about it
  68. 68: Way of the warrior
  69. 69: Piano pieces
  70. 70: Stealthy stinger
  71. 71: Oil boom
  72. 72: Brain box
  73. 73: Mythical beasts
  74. 74: Money talks
  75. 75: Internet links
  76. 76: Precious plants
  77. 77: Glorious Greeks
  78. 78: Crocodile smile
  79. 79: Down to Earth
  80. 80: Muscle power
  81. 81: Curious cats
  82. 82: Glossary
  83. 83: Index
  84. 84: Acknowledgements