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The Resource Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology, Kay Barnham

Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology, Kay Barnham

Label
Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology
Title
Could a robot make my dinner?
Title remainder
and other questions about technology
Statement of responsibility
Kay Barnham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers quirky questions about technology, from why rockets are needed to get to space to how boats stay afloat
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barnham, Kay
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
NC890L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
T48
LC item number
.B255 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Questions you never thought you'd ask
  • Questions you never thought you'd ask
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Technology
Label
Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology, Kay Barnham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Could a robot make my dinner? -- Why do we need rockets to get into space? -- Can a computer really catch a virus? -- How do remote controls work? -- How do the stripes get into toothpaste? -- Why don't cranes fall over? -- Who flies a pilotless aeroplane? -- Is time travel possible? -- Why do I need special glasses to watch 3D movies? -- How do astronauts go to the toilet in space? -- Why don't boats sink? -- How do I measure a mountain? -- Why do night-vision goggles make everything green?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781410952004
Lccn
2012042753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations
System control number
  • BK0012924044
  • 684322
Label
Could a robot make my dinner? : and other questions about technology, Kay Barnham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Could a robot make my dinner? -- Why do we need rockets to get into space? -- Can a computer really catch a virus? -- How do remote controls work? -- How do the stripes get into toothpaste? -- Why don't cranes fall over? -- Who flies a pilotless aeroplane? -- Is time travel possible? -- Why do I need special glasses to watch 3D movies? -- How do astronauts go to the toilet in space? -- Why don't boats sink? -- How do I measure a mountain? -- Why do night-vision goggles make everything green?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781410952004
Lccn
2012042753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations
System control number
  • BK0012924044
  • 684322

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