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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from A Short History of Nearly Everything

Bill Bryson
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


The Universe - This was created in a single eruption from a singularity much smaller than an atom.

The Earth - Life here might be because of the object's molten core, which spews energy into the atmosphere and distributes heavier elements.

Atoms - These objects are eternal; when a person dies, these objects are released into the ecosphere through decomposition and used to form other organisms.

Paired Electrons - Swiss scientists proved the validity of quantum physics by isolating these objects seven miles apart and observing their behavior after causing one...

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