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    • Storm in a Teacup

    • The Physics of Everyday Life
    • By: Helen Czerski
    • Narrated by: Chloe Massey
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Storm in a Teacup, Helen Czerski provides the tools to alter the way we see everything around us by linking ordinary objects and occurrences, like popcorn popping, coffee stains, and fridge magnets, to big ideas like climate change, the energy crisis, and innovative medical testing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everyday Physics Thoroughly Explained

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-19-17

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Storm in a Teacup

    • The Physics of Everyday Life
    • By: Helen Czerski
    • Narrated by: Chloe Massey
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What is it that helps both scorpions and cyclists to survive? What do raw eggs and gyroscopes have in common? And why does it matter? In an age of string theory, fluid dynamics and biophysics, it can seem as if the science of our world is for only specialists and academics. Not so, insists Helen Czerski - and in this sparkling new audiobook she explores the patterns and connections that illustrate the grandest theories in the smallest everyday objects and experiences.

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    • By Amazon Customer on 04-09-17

    Regular price: $23.44

    • The Science of a Ripe Watermelon

    • By: Helen Czerski
    • Narrated by: Alexander Quincy
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "The Science of a Ripe Watermelon" is from the June 30, 2017 Life section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Helen Czerski and narrated by Alexander Quincy.

    Regular price: $0.95