North Pole, South Pole: The Epic Quest to Solve the Mystery of Earth'S Magnetism [Audiobook] download free by Gillian Turner

North Pole, South Pole: The Epic Quest to Solve the Mystery of Earth'S Magnetism Audiobook download free by Gillian Turner
  • Listen audiobook: North Pole, South Pole: The Epic Quest to Solve the Mystery of Earth'S Magnetism
  • Author: Gillian Turner
  • Release date: 2011/7/18
  • Publisher: THE EXPERIMENT LLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781615190317
  • Rating: 8.39 of 10
  • Votes: 801
  • Review by: Aydin Earley
  • Review rating: 8.07 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/1
  • Duration: 3H39M35S in 256 kbps (57.6 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-11
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, FLAC, WMA Lossless, Shorten, WAV, MP3, WMA, Musepack (compression CHM, LZ, CPIO, RAR, DEB, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 22M22S (6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Why do compass needles point north-but not quite north? What guides the migration of birds, whales, and fish across the world's oceans? How is Earth able to sustain life under an onslaught of solar wind and cosmic radiation? For centuries, the world's great scientists have grappled with these questions, all rooted in the same phenomenon-Earth's magnetism.Over 2,000 years after the invention of the compass, Einstein called the source of Earth's magnetic field one of greatest unsolved mysteries of physics. Here, for the first time, is the complete history of the quest to understand Earth's magnetism-from the ancient Greeks' fascination with lodestone, to the geological discovery that the North Pole has not always been in the North-and to the astonishing modern conclusions that finally revealed the true source.Richly illustrated and skillfully told, North Pole, South Pole unfolds the human story behind the science: that of the inquisitive, persevering, and often dissenting thinkers who unlocked the secrets at our planet's core.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Geophysics, Electricity, Electromagnetism & Magnetism, History Of Science, Science: General Issues
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.67 USD
  • Dimensions: 138x208x22.86mm
  • Weight: 276.69g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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