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Angry Birds Star Wars: The Science Behind the Saga

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The official companion to the hit game Angry Birds Star Wars, this low-priced, full-of-fun book investigates the wonder of science as readers follow the Angry Birds on their galactic Star Wars adventure. Explore the unknown with the Angry Birds and watch as they uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery of Kepler 16b, a real Tatooine planet; understand how a hovercraft works and how it resembles the land speeder; find out how close we are to creating a real-life lightsaber. Learn about your favorite Angry Birds characters and join them on their galactic mission!

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A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... three worlds collided. Angry Birds, Star Wars, and National Geographic united to take their fans on a galactic mission to uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery of Kepler 16b, a real Tatooine planet; understand how a hovercraft works and how it resembles the landspeeder; find out how close we are to creating a real-life lightsaber. A bonus chapter takes this stellar adventure one step further to reveal never-before-published information about the characters, planets, and technology at work in the Angry Birds Star Wars II game! Join your favorite Angry Birds Star Wars characters on their galactic mission! 

Product Details

ISBN:
9781426213038
Author:
Briggs, Amy
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Subject:
Astronomy - General
Subject:
Childrens Science
Publication Date:
20130931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
80 COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS, 80 ILLUSTRATIONS
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7.32 x 7.32 x 0.6 in 1.04 lb

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