What the Big Idea? Chaos and Uncertainty (What's the Big Idea Series)

What the Big Idea? Chaos and Uncertainty (What's the Big Idea Series)

by John Gribbin, Mary Gribbin, Chris Priestley
     
 
Early scientific theories made things seem completely predictable. But the real world is unpredictable, and this book explains why. The reader can find out what chaos has to do with earthquakes and avalanches, the stockmarket, Saturn's rings, evolution and special offers at the local supermarket.

Overview

Early scientific theories made things seem completely predictable. But the real world is unpredictable, and this book explains why. The reader can find out what chaos has to do with earthquakes and avalanches, the stockmarket, Saturn's rings, evolution and special offers at the local supermarket.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340743973
Publisher:
Hodder Headline plc
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Series:
What's the Big Idea ? Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range:
5 - 11 Years

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