Wonderful Life With the Elements
The Periodic Table PersonifiedBook - 2012
"Get to Know the Elements! From the brilliant mind of Japanese artist Bunpei Yorifuji comes Wonderful Life with the Elements, an illustrated guide to the periodic table that gives chemistry a friendly face.In this super periodic table, every element is a unique character whose properties are represented visually: heavy elements are fat, man-made elements are robots, and noble gases sport impressive afros. Every detail is significant, from the length of an element's beard to the clothes on its back. You'll also learn about each element's discovery, its common uses, and other vital stats like whether it floats--or explodes--in water.Why bother trudging through a traditional periodic table? In this periodic paradise, the elements are people too. And once you've met them, you'll never forget them"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: San Francisco : No Starch Press, 
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 546 Y821w 2012
Characteristics: 205 pages : colored illustrations ; 18 cm + 1 attached poster (30 x 36 cm, folded to 15 x 14 cm)
Alternative Title: Genso seikatsu. English