The Way Things Work Now

The Way Things Work Now

by David MacAulay (Author)

*DESIGNED FOR KINDLE FIRE TABLETS**NOT FOR KINDLE E-READERS OR KINDLE APPS*Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives. Famously packed with information on the inner workings of everything from windmills to Wi-Fi, this extraordinary and humorous book both guides readers through the fundamental principles of machines, and shows how the developments of the past are building the world of tomorrow. This sweepingly revised edition embraces all of the latest developments, from touchscreens to 3D printer. Each scientific principle is brilliantly explained--with the help of a charming, if rather slow-witted, woolly mammoth. An illustrated survey of significant inventions closes the book, along with a glossary of technical terms, and an index. What possible link could there be between zippers and plows, dentist drills and windmills? Parking meters and meat grinders, jumbo jets and jackhammers, remote control and rockets, electric guitars and egg beaters? Macaulay explains them all.This Print Replica Kindle ebook maintains the rich formatting and layout of the print edition while enabling readers to zoom and pan on the highly detailed images. This advanced format is designed for Kindle Fire tablets and cannot be read on Kindle e-readers (including the Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Touch, and Kindle Voyage) or with most Kindle apps (including Kindle for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch). See the Available on these devices link below for a full list of supported devices and apps.

Explore the Wonders of Technology with David Macaulay's "The Way Things Work Now"

Embark on a fascinating journey into the world of modern technology with David Macaulay's captivating book, "The Way Things Work Now." This comprehensive and visually stunning guide delves into the intricate workings of everyday objects, revealing the science and engineering marvels that power our contemporary world.

Macaulay's unique blend of clear explanations and detailed illustrations brings complex concepts to life, making them accessible to readers of all ages. From the inner workings of a computer to the intricate mechanisms of a car, "The Way Things Work Now" offers an unparalleled glimpse into the technological wonders that surround us.

Through engaging text and captivating illustrations, Macaulay explores a vast array of topics, including energy production, transportation, communication, and manufacturing. He reveals the hidden workings of everyday objects, such as refrigerators, microwaves, and smartphones, providing a deeper understanding of their functionality and significance.

With its engaging narrative and stunning visuals, "The Way Things Work Now" captivates readers of all ages, inspiring curiosity and a thirst for knowledge. Join Macaulay on this extraordinary journey and discover the marvels of modern technology like never before.

Key Features of "The Way Things Work Now":

  • Comprehensive Coverage: Explores a wide range of technological topics, from energy production to communication.
  • Visual Brilliance: Macaulay's detailed illustrations bring complex concepts to life, making them easy to understand.
  • Accessible Explanations: Clear and concise explanations break down complex concepts into digestible chunks.
  • Engaging Narrative: Macaulay's engaging writing style captivates readers and keeps them turning the pages.
  • Suitable for All Ages: Perfect for readers of all ages, from curious children to inquisitive adults.

Immerse yourself in the world of modern technology with David Macaulay's "The Way Things Work Now." Discover the intricate workings of everyday objects, unravel the mysteries of complex machines, and gain a deeper appreciation for the technological wonders that shape our world.