Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology
140701s2014 xxua j b 001 0 eng d
|a9781410952066|q(pbk.) : |cUS$7.99
|aCould a robot make my dinner? : |band other questions about technology / |cKay Barnham
|aChicago, Illinois : |bRaintree, |cc2014
|a32 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c25 cm.
|aQuestions you never thought you'd ask
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index
|aCould a robot make my dinner?|aWhy do we need rockets to get into space?|aCan a computer really catch a virus?|aHow do remote controls work?|aHow do the stripes get into toothpaste?|aWhy don't cranes fall over?|aWho flies a pilotless aeroplane?|aIs time travel possible?|aWhy do I need special glasses to watch 3D movies?|aHow do astronauts go to the toilet in space?|aWhy don't boats sink?|aHow do I measure a mountain?|aWhy do night-vision goggles make everything green?
內容簡介top Could a Robot Make My Dinner? 簡介 "Could a robot make my dinner? Why do we need rockets to go into space? Why don't cranes fall over? This book takes a fun look at technology by asking and answering a series of quirky yet thought-provoking questions such as these! Although primarily a recreational read, the book nevertheless contains a wealth of fascinating information and bizarre facts about technology that readers will be sure to find captivating."