|aI wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science|cBarbara Taylor.
|aSoap makes bubbles.
|a32 p.|bcolor ill.|c29 cm.
|aI wonder why.
|aWhat is science about? -- What do scientists do? -- What can walk on water? -- Why are water droplets round? -- Why does soap make bubbles? -- Why do water wings help me float? -- Why do sharks have to keep swimming? -- Why do I runout of energy? -- What is energy? -- Why does the spoon get hot when I stir my cocoa? -- Why is sunlight warm? -- How do hang gliders hitch rides? -- How do divers stay warm? -- How do astronauts stay cool? -- Why do I feel cold after a shower? -- What makes bathroom mirrors steam up? -- What is sound? -- Why do trumpeters blow raspberries? -- Can sound travel under water? -- What causes shadows? -- Why can I see through glass? -- Can light bounce? -- Why do my legs look shorter under water? -- Why do rainbows happen? -- Why is grass green? -- Can cats see in color? -- What is air made of? -- How do bubbles get into soft drinks? -- Why do cakes rise? -- Why do bikes have tires? -- Why are tires full of air? --How do bike brakes work? -- Why do we need air? -- Why do we need light? -- Why do we need water?.
|aQuestions and answers to various science areas including What makes bathroom mirrors fog up? and Why do rainbows happen?.
This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colorful covers. The series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way. Designed both to entertain and to inform, this book answers all of those tricky questions about science in everyday life and how the world works. Starting with understanding the world around you with questions such as “what makes cakes rise?” and “Why does a teaspoon get hot when you stir cocoa?” to understanding the natural world with questions such as “why do shadows happen?” and “Why is the grass green?”Combining incredible information with awesome artwork, it is guaranteed to amaze and inspire!