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The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe

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A whole new year of The Elements calendar! A month-by-month tour of the most beautiful and fascinating elements in the periodic table.


Based on the best-selling book The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe and the best-selling iPad app, The Elements 2014 calendar is perfect for scientists, students, teachers, and anyone interested in the beauty and diversity of nature. Every month shows a fullpage photograph of a featured element in its pure form and offers an interesting and informative anecdote. Elements for the 2014 calendar include hydrogen, carbon, neon, chlorine, silver, tin, radon, potassium, bromine, promethium, zirconium, and manganese. Smaller images of each element and of compounds are set within the monthly calendar grid, which includes important dates in chemical history and also major North American, British, Canadian, Australian, and New Zealand holidays.

Synopsis:

It's the periodic table as you've never seen it before. Based on the bestselling book and iPad app, The Elements Calendar is a breathtaking marriage of science and art, presenting a full-color, full-page photograph of an element for every month, plus detailed and fascinating text. From Potassium to the orange-red glow of Neon, from Hydrogen to Carbon--the foundation of all life on Earth--this is beauty in its purest form.

About the Author

Theodore Gray is the author of the bestselling The Elements:A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe and Theo Gray's Mad Science: Experiments You Can Do At Home But Probably Shouldn't, and of Popular Science magazine's "Gray Matter" column.Theodore Gray is the author of the bestselling The Elements:A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe and Theo Gray's Mad Science: Experiments You Can Do At Home But Probably Shouldn't, and of Popular Science magazine's "Gray Matter" column.Nick Mann is a freelance photographer working in Central Illinois.  Aside from having photographed more elements than probably anyone in the world, he is an accomplished landscape, sports, and event photographer.  

Product Details

ISBN:
9781579129415
Publisher:
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Subject:
Calendars-Chemistry
Author:
Gray, Theodore
Author:
Mann, Nick
Subject:
Chemistry - General
Edition Description:
Calendar - Wall calendar
Publication Date:
20130815
Binding:
WALL CALENDAR
Language:
English
Pages:
28
Dimensions:
12 x 12 in

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Product details 28 pages Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - English 9781579129415 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , It's the periodic table as you've never seen it before. Based on the bestselling book and iPad app, The Elements Calendar is a breathtaking marriage of science and art, presenting a full-color, full-page photograph of an element for every month, plus detailed and fascinating text. From Potassium to the orange-red glow of Neon, from Hydrogen to Carbon--the foundation of all life on Earth--this is beauty in its purest form.
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