The Resource The science of superheroes : the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more, Mark Brake, (ebook)

The science of superheroes : the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more, Mark Brake, (ebook)

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The science of superheroes : the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more
Title
The science of superheroes
Title remainder
the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more
Statement of responsibility
Mark Brake
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Language
eng
Summary
Discover the science behind the abilities of your favorite superheroes! The concept of the superhero has permeated our culture. They fascinate their fans with their incredible superhuman abilities and impressive technology. But do you ever wonder if any of it is plausible or rooted in fact? Enter The Science of Superheroes, which address more than fifty topics that span the worlds of your favorite superheroes and villains. Explore and examine their amazing abilities and fantastic gadgets with a detailed scientific lens. The scientific questions examined within this book include: Can an Iron Man suit be made? How does Thor's hammer work? Could any known forms of radiation cause superpowers? How many calories does Superman need each day? Could you cross a Lamborghini and a hummer to make the Batmobile Tumbler? And many more! Whether you're a movie or comic buff, this book is certain to entertain and open your eyes to the truth behind these amazing characters
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Midwest
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Brake, Mark
Dewey number
741.5352
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Superheroes in literature
  • Science in popular culture
  • Physics
  • Comic strip characters
  • Comic books, strips, etc
Target audience
adult
Label
The science of superheroes : the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more, Mark Brake, (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781631582134
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
Publisher number
MWT12270381
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remote
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12270381
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MWT12270381
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The science of superheroes : the secrets behind speed, strength, flight, evolution, and more, Mark Brake, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781631582134
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12270381
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12270381
System control number
MWT12270381
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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