The Physics of Christmas: From the Aerodynamics of Reindeer to the Thermodynamics of Turkey

The Physics of Christmas: From the Aerodynamics of Reindeer to the Thermodynamics of Turkey

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Why might Rudolph's nose have been red? Why do we actually give Christmas gifts? Why has smell become an important component in the Christmas shopping experience? Roger Highfield, science editor of London's Daily Telegraph and co-author of the highly acclaimed The Arrow of Time, has taken a long-overdue look at our most cherished holiday from the rigorous (but highly entertaining) viewpoint of a scientist. What are the thermodynamics involved in cooking a turkey?… (more)

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Publisher: Back Bay Books (December 14, 2008)

Format: EPUB

File size: 305 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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