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Engineering & Technology
Seriously, surprising science from the sofa
The perfect way to enjoy science from the sofa, Atoms under the Floorboards introduces you to the incredible scientific explanations behind a variety of household phenomena, from gurgling drains and squeaky floorboards to rubbery custard and shiny shoes.
Is it better to build skyscrapers like wobbly jellies or stacks of biscuits?
Can you burn your house down with an electric drill?
How many atoms would you have to split to power a lightbulb?
Atoms under the Floorboards answers all these questions and hundreds more. You'll never look at your home the same way again.