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  • Published: 4 June 2019
  • ISBN: 9780241379240
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $19.99

Ask a Scientist

Professor Robert Winston Answers 100 Big Questions from Kids Across the World!


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Professor Robert Winston answers the amazing questions children have about science - real questions from real kids!

This fun and friendly science book for kids poses 100 real-life questions from kids to Robert Winston on every aspect of science. Questions cover all the popular science topics, including human body: "Why do freckles come in dots on your face?"; physics: "Why is there less gravity on the Moon?"; Earth: "Why do I see different colours in the sky at sunset?"; chemistry: "Why do chemicals explode when mixed together?"; natural science: "How do birds fly?", and space: "Why will the Sun explode and make us extinct?"

These are real questions from children from around the world, and their questions are their very own. Science can be a tricky subject for kids: this book gets a fresh new angle on it by looking at science from the child's point of view. Packed with weird and wacky questions and clear and lively answers - Ask a Scientist puts the fun back into science. And who could be a better scientist to ask questions to than Professor Robert Winston?

  • Pub date: 4 June 2019
  • ISBN: 9780241379240
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $19.99

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