How Cool Stuff Works by


How Cool Stuff Works by

Bluetooth, HDTV, SEMs, PSP and Wii your world is full of cool gadgets and clever technology, do you want to know how it all works? From gadget-loving guys to curious kids, open up the cool lenticular cover and discover how all your favourite modern technologies work. Incredible images reveal what's inside your games console, how spies use GSM for covert operations, the world's fastest robot and virtual online worlds. A microscopic, X-rayed, cross-sectioned and close-up look at loads of amazing stuff! Now in paperback.


An attention-grabbing way of getting technology-loving children to pick up a real book. The Guardian

About the Author

Chris Woodford graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Natural Sciences. He worked as an information designer for IBM before making a career change into publishing. Following this he turned to freelance science writing and has written for various newspapers, magazines and scientific journals as well as books. He lives in Dorset.

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256 pages
Interest Age: From 8


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Publication date

1st April 2008



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