The Resource The science explorer : family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum, Pat Murphy, Ellen Klages, Linda Shore, and the staff of the Exploratorium ; illustrated by Jason Gorski

The science explorer : family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum, Pat Murphy, Ellen Klages, Linda Shore, and the staff of the Exploratorium ; illustrated by Jason Gorski

Label
The science explorer : family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum
Title
The science explorer
Title remainder
family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum
Statement of responsibility
Pat Murphy, Ellen Klages, Linda Shore, and the staff of the Exploratorium ; illustrated by Jason Gorski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scientific experiments, amusements and tricks for children developed at the San Francisco Exploratorium, a hands-on museum of science, art and human perception
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Pat
Dewey number
507.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q182.3
LC item number
.M87 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Klages, Ellen
  • Shore, Linda
  • Gorski, Jason
  • Exploratorium (Organization)
Series statement
An Exploratorium science-at-home book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Scientific recreations
  • Science museums
  • Science
  • Science museums
  • Scientific recreations
  • Experiment
  • Naturwissenschaften
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The science explorer : family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum, Pat Murphy, Ellen Klages, Linda Shore, and the staff of the Exploratorium ; illustrated by Jason Gorski
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Owl book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Having fun with science -- What should I try first? -- Are you a science explorer? -- Your instant science lab box -- 1. Blowing, bouncing, bursting bubbles -- Bubble bomb -- Balloon blowup -- Bubble blimps -- Building with bubbles -- Handful of bubbles -- Bubble prints -- Bubbularium -- What else can I do with bubbles? -- 2. It's colorific -- Rainbows on your lawn -- Reflecting rainbows -- Rainbow prints -- Black magic -- What else can I do with color? -- 3. Seeing the light -- Taking apart a camera -- Pictures from light -- Pringles pinhole -- Seeing in the dark -- What else can I do with light and lenses -- 4. Seeing isn't believing -- Floaters -- Hot dog finger -- Flipsticks -- Read white and blue -- My face is a vase! -- What else can I sue to trick my eyes? -- 5. Rings, wings, and other flying things -- Spinning blimps -- Roto-copter -- Fabulous foam flyer (The F-3) -- Hoopster -- What else can I do with my flying things? -- 6. Dramatic static -- Jumping pepper -- Remote control roller -- Super sparker -- What else can I do with static electricity? -- 7. Marvelous music and astounding sounds -- Straw oboe -- Rain sticks -- The tingler -- Water gong -- CANdemonium -- Playing with rhythm? -- What else can I do with music? -- 8. Hear here! -- Sound safari -- Head harp -- Secret bells -- Ear guitar -- Cups of mystery -- Listening to the tube -- What else can I learn by listening? -- 9. Mysterious mixtures -- Monster mallows -- Soap drops derby -- ExploraGoo -- Outrageous ooze -- What else can I Mix together? -- Encouraging kids to keep exploring
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 127 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1035683030
Label
The science explorer : family experiments from the world's favorite hands-on science museum, Pat Murphy, Ellen Klages, Linda Shore, and the staff of the Exploratorium ; illustrated by Jason Gorski
Link
Publication
Note
"Owl book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Having fun with science -- What should I try first? -- Are you a science explorer? -- Your instant science lab box -- 1. Blowing, bouncing, bursting bubbles -- Bubble bomb -- Balloon blowup -- Bubble blimps -- Building with bubbles -- Handful of bubbles -- Bubble prints -- Bubbularium -- What else can I do with bubbles? -- 2. It's colorific -- Rainbows on your lawn -- Reflecting rainbows -- Rainbow prints -- Black magic -- What else can I do with color? -- 3. Seeing the light -- Taking apart a camera -- Pictures from light -- Pringles pinhole -- Seeing in the dark -- What else can I do with light and lenses -- 4. Seeing isn't believing -- Floaters -- Hot dog finger -- Flipsticks -- Read white and blue -- My face is a vase! -- What else can I sue to trick my eyes? -- 5. Rings, wings, and other flying things -- Spinning blimps -- Roto-copter -- Fabulous foam flyer (The F-3) -- Hoopster -- What else can I do with my flying things? -- 6. Dramatic static -- Jumping pepper -- Remote control roller -- Super sparker -- What else can I do with static electricity? -- 7. Marvelous music and astounding sounds -- Straw oboe -- Rain sticks -- The tingler -- Water gong -- CANdemonium -- Playing with rhythm? -- What else can I do with music? -- 8. Hear here! -- Sound safari -- Head harp -- Secret bells -- Ear guitar -- Cups of mystery -- Listening to the tube -- What else can I learn by listening? -- 9. Mysterious mixtures -- Monster mallows -- Soap drops derby -- ExploraGoo -- Outrageous ooze -- What else can I Mix together? -- Encouraging kids to keep exploring
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 127 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1035683030

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