Megan Watzke,Kimberly Arcand's Magnitude: The Scale of the Universe PDF

By Megan Watzke,Kimberly Arcand

within the culture of illustrated technology bestsellers, like Thing Explainer and harkening again to the vintage movie The Powers of Ten, this precise, fully-illustrated, four-color booklet explores and visualizes the concept that of scale in our universe.

In Magnitude, Kimberly Arcand and Megan Watzke take us on an expansive trip to the boundaries of measurement, mass, distance, time, temperature in our universe, from the tiniest particle in the constitution of an atom to the main significant galaxy within the universe; from the rate at which grass grows (about 2 to six inches a month) to the rate of sunshine. Fully-illustrated with four-color drawings and infographics all through and arranged into sections together with dimension and volume (Distance, quarter, quantity, Mass, Time, Temperature), movement and cost (Speed, Acceleration, Density, Rotation), and Phenomena and tactics (Energy, strain, Sound, Wind, Computation), Magnitude indicates us the dimensions of our global in a transparent, visible method that our really medium-sized human brains can simply understand.

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