The Science of...: The Science of Buildings

The Science of...: The Science of Buildings

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This book explores the science of architecture since ancient times, and examines the life cycle of a building, from design to demolition. It looks at the challenges faced by today's architects, including how to build in areas prone to natural disaster, and how to build sustainably, so that our structures don't end up damaging the planet. After all, the first kilometer-high building is already under construction!

The Science of Engineering series feature different forms of architecture and transport engineering. Features include funny and interesting illustrations; real-world science examples; side panels to tackle complex subject matter in a fun and relevant way; detailed glossary and more.


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Product Details

  • Item #: NTS680986
  • ISBN13: 9780531133941
  • Format: Paperback Book
  • Pages: 32
  • Grades: 3 - 6
  • Lexile® Measure: 1080L
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level T
  • DRA Level: 40 - 50

The Science of...: The Science of Buildings

Paperback Book


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