Hardback The naked scientist : the science of everyday life laid bare / Chris Smith.
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: London : Little, Brown,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781408702499 (hbk.) : 1408702495 (hbk.) :
Is it possible to tell how happy a dog is by watching the way it wags its tail? Why is the Eiffel Tower 15 centimetres taller in mid-summer than it is in mid-winter? In this book, scientist Chris Smith uses his wit and charm to lift the lid on the curious, crazy and compelling - and answer those questions you never thought to ask.
ix, 325 p. ; 21 cm.