eBook See For Yourself - Energy, 1st Edition

  • Chris Woodford University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
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  • ISBN-10: 1405325666
  • ISBN-13: 9781405325660
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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DK covers new ground with this series of unrivaled family reference titles. With full-color photographs and a fresh new look at favorite subjects, these remarkable books uncover the real story behind the natural phenomena that shape the world around us. See for Yourself: Energy explores everything from propulsion and meteors to the destructive forces of volcanoes and forest fires.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is Energy?.
2: Potential Energy.
3: Energy in Action.
4: Hot or Cold.
5: How Energy Travels.
6: Releasing Energy.
7: Explosions.
8: Fossil Fuels.
9: Engine Power.
10: Foods as Fuel.
11: Wasting Energy.
12: Energy Day.
13: Copying with Extremes.
14: The Sun.
15: On the Move.
16: Nuclear Energy.
17: Solar Energy.
18: Inside Earth.
19: Wind and Water.
20: Biopower.
21: Electrial Energy.
22: Making Electricity.
23: Energy in our World.
24: Beneath your Feet.
25: The Future.
26: Facts and Figures.
Timeline.
Glossary.
Index.
Credits.