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Seeing Science: An Illustrated Guide to the Wonders of the Universe

Category: Book
By (author): Gottlieb, Iris
Subject:  ART / Popular Culture
  SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / General
  SCIENCE / General
  SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published: November 2018
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 152
Size: 10.00in x 8.00in
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$ 32.95
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From The Publisher*Science is really beautiful. With original illustrations that deftly explain the strange-but-true world of science,Seeing Science offers a curated ride through the great mysteries of the universe. Artist and lay scientist Iris Gottlieb explains among other things: neap tides, naked mole rats, whale falls, the human heart, the Uncertainty Principle, the ten dimensions of string theory, and how glaciers are like Snickers bars. With quirky visual metaphors and concise factual explanations, she offers just the right amount of information to stoke the curious mind with a desire to know more about the life forces that animate both the smallest cell and the biggest black hole.Seeing Science illustrates, explicates, and celebrates the marvels of science as only art can.
Biographical NoteIris Gottlieb is a freelance illustrator, author, and lay scientist. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.