Why Things Break: Understanding the World By the Way It Comes Apart

Why Things Break: Understanding the World By the Way It Comes Apart

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Did you know—

• It took more than an iceberg to sink the Titanic.

• The Challenger disaster was predicted.

• Unbreakable glass dinnerware had its origin in railroad lanterns.

• A football team cannot lose momentum.

• Mercury thermometers are prohibited on airplanes for a crucial reason.

• Kryptonite bicycle locks are easily broken.

“Things fall apart” is more than a poetic insight—it is a fundamental property of the physical world. Why Things Break… (more)

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Publisher: Crown (December 18, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 331 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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