Richard Hammond's Blast Lab Why Don't Insects Get Fat? by Richard Hammond


Richard Hammond's Blast Lab Why Don't Insects Get Fat? by Richard Hammond

This work contains weird, wild and just plain gross questions and answers inspired by Richard Hammond's TV series Blast Lab . Your child will have a fantastic time finding out all sorts of amazing answers to extraordinary questions of the like posed to Richard Hammond and his Blast Lab boffins. Do fish drink water? Why does your leg fall asleep? Do insects fart? Where does all the sand in the Sahara come from? Why is there no gravity in space? How big is a lightning bolt? How fast can a snail actually move? Why do people have red eyes in photographs taken with a flash? Has it ever rained frogs? Why does popcorn pop? Why do we hiccup? Find the answers to all these questions and much much more. If your child has a question, Richard Hammond and Blast Lab have probably got the answers in this hilarious fact-packed guide.

About the Author

Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond is best known for co-presenting Top Gear alongside Jeremy Clarkson

Richard Hammond loves cars and science. As co-presenter of the BBC’s hugely successful Top Gear and host of Sky One’s cult science series Brainiac: Science Abuse, his dreams come true on a daily basis.

His passion for learning has also taken him around the world in search of the Holy Grail for BBC1 (he didn’t find it). Can you Feel the Force? is his first book for children.

Richard is married with two children.

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128 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

1st October 2009



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