menu
{ "item_title" : "Strange Chemistry", "item_author" : [" Steven Farmer "], "item_description" : "This book opens the audience's eyes to the extraordinary scientific secrets hiding in everyday objects. Helping readers increase chemistry knowledge in a fun and entertaining way, the book is perfect as a supplementary textbook or gift to curious professionals and novices.- Appeals to a modern audience of science lovers by discussing multiple examples of chemistry in everyday life- Addresses compounds that affect everyone in one way or another: poisons, pharmaceuticals, foods, and illicit drugs; thereby evoking a powerful emotional response which increases interest in the topic at hand- Focuses on edgy types of stories that chemists generally tend to avoid so as not to paint chemistry in a bad light; however, these are the stories that people find interesting- Provides detailed and sophisticated stories that increase the reader's fundamental scientific knowledge- Discusses complex topics in an engaging and accessible manner, providing the how and why that takes readers deeper into the stories", "item_img_path" : "https://covers2.booksamillion.com/covers/bam/1/11/926/526/1119265266_b.jpg", "price_data" : { "retail_price" : "57.25", "online_price" : "57.25", "our_price" : "57.25", "club_price" : "57.25", "savings_pct" : "0", "savings_amt" : "0.00", "club_savings_pct" : "0", "club_savings_amt" : "0.00", "discount_pct" : "10", "store_price" : "" } }
Strange Chemistry|Steven Farmer
Strange Chemistry : The Stories Your Chemistry Teacher Wouldn't Tell You
local_shippingFor Delivery
In Stock.
This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members help

Overview

This book opens the audience's eyes to the extraordinary scientific secrets hiding in everyday objects. Helping readers increase chemistry knowledge in a fun and entertaining way, the book is perfect as a supplementary textbook or gift to curious professionals and novices.

- Appeals to a modern audience of science lovers by discussing multiple examples of chemistry in everyday life
- Addresses compounds that affect everyone in one way or another: poisons, pharmaceuticals, foods, and illicit drugs; thereby evoking a powerful emotional response which increases interest in the topic at hand
- Focuses on edgy types of stories that chemists generally tend to avoid so as not to paint chemistry in a bad light; however, these are the stories that people find interesting
- Provides detailed and sophisticated stories that increase the reader's fundamental scientific knowledge
- Discusses complex topics in an engaging and accessible manner, providing the "how" and "why" that takes readers deeper into the stories

This item is Non-Returnable

  • ISBN-13: 9781119265269
  • ISBN-10: 1119265266
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publish Date: July 2017
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds
  • Page Count: 364