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By Gothard, Lisa Quinn; Rosen, Joe
Encyclopedia of actual technology discusses innovations that unify the actual sciences with existence, Earth, and house technological know-how. studying themes resembling typical dangers, worldwide demanding situations, and the background and nature of technology, this new two-volume set enhances the cloth regularly taught in highschool and faculty physics and chemistry classes. The substance during this definitive source displays the elemental innovations and ideas that underlie the content material criteria for all times technology as pointed out by way of the nationwide Committee on technological know-how schooling criteria and evaluation of the nationwide learn Council for grades 9-12. greater than two hundred entries conceal nationwide technological know-how schooling criteria techniques and themes, theories, sub-disciplines, biographies of people that have made major contributions to the actual sciences, universal equipment, and strategies correct to trendy technological know-how. Entries usual nearly 2,000 phrases every one and so much comprise cross-references of similar entries and a variety of steered additional readings. Entries contain: Acceleration; Acid rain; Black gap; Francis Crick; Doppler impact; Albert Einstein; Greenhouse impression; Liquid crystals; topic and antimatter; Dmitry Mendeleyev; natural chemistry; velocity and pace; conception of every thing; Waves; and, X-ray crystallography