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By Megan Watzke,Kimberly Arcand

within the culture of illustrated technology bestsellers, like Thing Explainer and harkening again to the vintage movie The Powers of Ten, this specified, fully-illustrated, four-color publication explores and visualizes the idea that of scale in our universe.

In Magnitude, Kimberly Arcand and Megan Watzke take us on an expansive trip to the boundaries of measurement, mass, distance, time, temperature in our universe, from the tiniest particle in the constitution of an atom to the main titanic galaxy within the universe; from the rate at which grass grows (about 2 to six inches a month) to the rate of sunshine. Fully-illustrated with four-color drawings and infographics all through and arranged into sections together with dimension and volume (Distance, quarter, quantity, Mass, Time, Temperature), movement and cost (Speed, Acceleration, Density, Rotation), and Phenomena and approaches (Energy, strain, Sound, Wind, Computation), Magnitude indicates us the size of our global in a transparent, visible means that our particularly medium-sized human brains can simply understand.

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