This Book Is a Planetarium: And Other Extraordinary Pop-Up Contraptions


Never has humble paper had such radical ambitions. Defying every expectation of what a book can be, This Book Is a Planetarium is a pop-up extravaganza transforms into six fully functional tools: a real working planetarium projecting the constellations, a musical harp complete with strings for strumming, a geometric drawing generator, a 50-year calendar, a message decoder, and even a speaker that amplifies sound. Artist Kelli Anderson contributes enlightening text alongside each pop-up, explaining the scientific principles at play in her constructions and creating an interactive experience that's as educational as it is extraordinary. read more

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ISBN:

9781452136219

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

5

Dimensions:

30cm x 24cm

RRP:

$69.99

Category:

Art and Photography

Publisher:

Chronicle Books

Published:

01 April 2016

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kelli Anderson