Alice's Adventures in Water-land
This highly illustrated book describes the properties of liquid water and the relevance of these properties to life, in a way that makes the content accessible to anyone. It will raise the awareness of the reader on the vital importance of water to all life on earth. It is a book of science interwoven into the fabric of a story. There are very few books on water aimed at the general public. This volume will appeal to both adults and students with its superb delivery of scientific knowledge in highly accessible prose.
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Chapter 1 Alices First Day in College
Chapter 2 Professor Holmes Explains the Phase Map
Chapter 3 The First Excursion into the Microscopic World of Water Vapor
Experiencing the Effect of Temperature and Pressure
Chapter 5 A Visit to the Solid Phase of Ice
Chapter 6 Alices Visit to the Liquid Phase
Chapter 7 Why Does Ice Float on Water?
Chapter 8 The Outstanding Temperature Dependence of the Volume of Water
Chapter 9 The Heat Capacity of Water
Chapter 10 The Latent Heat of Water and Regulation of the Bodys Temperature
Chapter 11 The Electrified Water
Chapter 12 Professor Holmes Last Lecture
Chapter 13 The Last Visit to Professor Holmes Lab
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