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Science Nature & How It Works
  • Author:
    Steven Cox
  • ISBN:
    067087258X
  • ISBN13:
    978-0670872589
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  • Publisher:
    Penguin Uk (June 1, 1999)
  • Pages:
    24 pages
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    Science Nature & How It Works
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The Large Hadron Collider is the biggest machine man has ever built to date. This entry on our list of Biggest Machines is a real monster. Powered by a hybrid-diesel engine, the Belaz was built for one task only. Moving a lot of earth and rubble. It was built to study the tiniest of things, subatomic particles. This particle accelerator is 27 kilometers in circumference and is buried 175 meters under the ground near Geneva.

In his book Junkyard Planet, Adam Minter writes about a small town in China that, at one point, was burning 20. .There was no way of knowing where all the copper on this building came from, Cox went on, or how many times it had been recycled.

In his book Junkyard Planet, Adam Minter writes about a small town in China that, at one point, was burning 20 million pounds of Christmas lights a year. Starting in 2017, China enacted a new policy called National Sword, which imposed much stricter standards on the types of recyclables - including scrap metal - that could be imported. Could be an air-conditioner from China, or copper from when the Statue of Liberty was restored, Sheppard said. Could be coins from China, Kazakhstan, Uruguay, Cox said.

Focusing on the size and power of the big machines seen in and around the town, this book features the bulldozer, fire engine, paver, petrol pump and crusher. The machines are shown in context and form a suitable introduction to the power of machines and the jobs they do.