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Science"s Strangest Inventions

Extraordinary but True Stories from over 200 Years of Science"s Inventive History (Strangest...Series)

by Tom Quinn

  • 28 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Robson Books, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inventions & inventors,
  • Popular science,
  • Inventions,
  • Satire And Humor,
  • Humor,
  • General,
  • Humor / General,
  • INVENTIONS_HISTORY,
  • Science / History,
  • Nanotechnology,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Discoveries in science,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8628839M
    ISBN 101861058268
    ISBN 109781861058263

    The line between crazy and ingenious is often a very thin one, and sometimes ideas for inventions that sound great in your head should really only stay there. On the other hand, there are these everyday problems we all face, yet no one comes up with a viable solution and a new invention . Top 10 Weirdest and Crazy Inventions Ever. by Adriana John. Human population have reached 7 billion, and we must admit that there are some crazy people living among us, and some of them are inventing truly wired things. Although the line between a crazy and a genius is razor thin, but not every insane person is a genius. Have a look at ten Author: Adriana John.

      From the oddest theories to the most astounding discoveries to the biggest blunders, Strange Science has all the facts your professors didn’t teach you, but should have. It’s packed with earth-shattering eurekas, outlandish inventions, silly “scientific” studies, and the stories behind the weirdos who made it all happen. Popular Science “Famous inventions often come about for strange reasons and this book shows how things were invented, often by chance, such as the sticky burrs on a dog's coat that led to the introduction of velcro.. Lift the flaps (over 60 of them) to reveal intricate drawings which show the hidden workings inside inventions.

    3 Types of Science Books for Children. You may think that a book is a book, but when it comes to science, books are one of the keys to a more creative and independent mind. Before picking any book off the shelf, we first need to know what types of science books are available. Subject-Focused. Chindogu Inventions. Chindogu is the Japanese art of inventing silly and useless gadgets to solve everyday problems. Translated literally, ‘Chindogu‘ means valuable or priceless tool. Yes, these inventions are genius, but you would probably look pretty silly using them out in public.


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Many people have strange fantasies from time to time. But only the bravest implement their ideas in real life and sell them for good money. Bright Side made a collection of surprisingly strange goods. Looking at them for the first time, you’ll constantly ask yourself one question: “Whyyyyy?“ The second look will bring you to ”Should I buy them?".

Weird Inventions: Swimming Aids Invented in by Italian M. Goventosa de Udine, these swimming aids were made from bike tires and allowed the wearer to move at speeds of up to 93 mph. And while they’re a far cry from being fashionable—or even remotely comfortable—at least you could move faster than a running : All That's Interesting.

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