How do sewers work?

by Roza, Greg,

Format: Print Book 2017
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Summary
Sewers might be a gross subject to study, but they also offer the perfect chance to comprehend important STEM skills and topics. Readers are sure to enjoy learning about sewers throughout the centuries, from the systems of the ancient Roman Empire to those in our very own neighborhoods. This volume addresses important scientists, engineers, and inventors who have made the unsavory job of removing waste from our lives a reality. Diagrams and photographs of sewer systems from the ancient world and those of today will help readers grasp the scientific concepts behind them. This book was designed with social studies and science curricula in mind, and focuses on essential curricular topics.
Contents
Sewer STEM
Kinds of sewer systems
First flushes
Bazalgette and Snow save London
Continued innovation
Septic science
Perfecting pipes
Vacuum sewer system
Toilet tech
Engineering sewers
Sewer math?
Modern problems, STEM solutions.

Additional Information
Series STEM waterworks.
Subjects Sewerage -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Storm sewers -- Juvenile literature.
Sanitary engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :2017
Edition First edition.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
ISBN 9781499420050
9781499420036
149942003X
1499420056
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