The Book of Massively Epic Engineering Disasters

33 Thrilling Experiments Based on History's Greatest Blunders
by Sean Connolly

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It’s hands-on science with a capital “E”—for engineering.

Beginning with the toppling of the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, to the destructive, laserlike sunbeams bouncing off London’s infamous “Fryscraper” in 2013, here is an illustrated tour of the greatest engineering disasters in history,...
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Published By Workman Publishing Company

Format Hardback

Category

Number Of Pages 256

Publication Date 09/05/2017

ISBN 9780761183945

Dimensions 5.75 inches x 9.5 inches


“A new collection from an old hand at designing intriguing STEM activities that will entertain as well as enlighten.”—Kirkus Reviews

“With ever-advancing technology present in the lives of readers, this text provides the chance for aspiring architects, engineers, and other problem solvers to understand past mistakes before building future wonders.” —School Library Journal