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Why are Orangutans Orange? Science Puzzles in Pictures - with Fascinating Answers by New Scientist
  

Why are Orangutans Orange? Science Puzzles in Pictures - with Fascinating Answers

The Real World   Popular Science   

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Six years on from Does Anything Eat Wasps? (2005), The New Scientist series still rides high in the bestseller lists, with well over two million copies sold. Popular science has never been more absorbing or more enjoyable. Like Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze? (2006), Do Polar Bears Get Lonely? (2008) and Why Can't Elephants Jump? (2010), this latest collection of resourceful, wry and well-informed answers to a remarkable range of baffling science questions is guaranteed to impress and delight and for the first time this title is illustrated as well.

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Synopsis

Why are Orangutans Orange? Science Puzzles in Pictures - with Fascinating Answers by New Scientist

This 'Classic New Scientist Q&As' - now fully illustrated. Illustrated for the first time, with eighty full-colour photographs showing the beauty, complexity and mystery of the world around us, here is the next eagerly awaited volume of science questions and answers from New Scientist magazine. From ripples in glass to 'holograms' in ice, the natural world's wonders are unravelled by the magazine's knowledgeable readers.

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Established in 1956, New Scientist is the world’s No. 1 science and technology magazine.

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Publication date

30th November 1999

Author

New Scientist

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The Real World
Popular Science


ISBN

9781846685071

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