The Resource The science of Harry Potter : the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!, Mark Brake with Jon Chase, (electronic resource)

The science of Harry Potter : the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!, Mark Brake with Jon Chase, (electronic resource)

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The science of Harry Potter : the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!
Title
The science of Harry Potter
Title remainder
the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!
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Mark Brake with Jon Chase
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eng
Summary
Harry Potter has brought the idea of magic and sorcery into mainstream fruition more than any other book series in history. Often perceived as a supernatural force, magic captivates and delights its audience because of its seeming ability to defy physics and logic. But did you ever wonder if science has any explanation for these fantastic feats? The Science of Harry Potter examines the scientific principles behind some of your favorite characters, spells, items, and scenes from the Harry Potter universe, providing in-depth analysis and scientific facts to support its theories. The scientific questions examined within this book include: Will we ever see an invisibility cloak? How hazardous is a flying broomstick? How has medicine made powerful potions from peculiar plants? Can scientists ever demonstrate Wingardium Leviosa? Is it possible to stupefy someone? And many more! Witches and wizards alike will be fascinated by the merging of this improbable realm and real science
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Brake, Mark
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q162
LC item number
.B73 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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Chase, Jon
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  • Potter, Harry
  • Potter, Harry
  • Science
  • Magic
  • Harry Potter films
  • Science in literature
  • Science in motion pictures
  • Harry Potter films
  • Magic
  • Science
  • Science in literature
  • Science in motion pictures
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The science of Harry Potter : the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!, Mark Brake with Jon Chase, (electronic resource)
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online
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9781631582387
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illustrations
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1193F890-720C-49A1-A79A-624591B35277
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  • (OCoLC)1011683229
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The science of Harry Potter : the spellbinding science behind the magic, gadgets, potions, and more!, Mark Brake with Jon Chase, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1011683229
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781631582387
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1193F890-720C-49A1-A79A-624591B35277
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1011683229
  • (OCoLC)1011683229

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