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Can Reindeer Fly?

The Science of Christmas

by Roger Highfield

  • 399 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Orion .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christmas books,
  • Popular science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7988321M
    ISBN 100753813661
    ISBN 109780753813669

    They can study all of the important subjects like math, science, reading, music, and so on. But they also have to have specialized training in necessary skills like leaping, reindeer games, and of course, flying. Now you would think that flying comes easily to these youngsters, and the truth is, all magic reindeer do have the ability to fly. Thanks to this book, I now understand the relationship between Santa Claus, flying reindeer, and the hallucinogens in fly agaric mushrooms. flag Like see review Tisha rated it liked it/5(38).

      Reindeer Don’t Fly by Michael Earl Riemer (Path Life Takes Publishers, San Francisco, Augusan Del Sur, Philippines: ) The subtitle of this book pretty much says it all: Exploring the Evidence-Lacking Realm of Evolutionary plus pages, Mr. Riemer carries out this mission with notable gusto, exposing “evolution,” or Darwinism, as not only a house of cards, but in . This book contains information on how drugs might make us see flying reindeer, how pollution is affecting the shape of Christmas trees and the intriguing correlation between the length of our Christmas card list and brain size.

    There is a book called The Reindeer People, that I read maybe 15 years ago where the author discusses the culture and lifestyle of different groups that herd reindeer. If I remember correctly, In Sami culture, and in many cultures who herd reindee.   We also feed premium alfalfa hay, but in small amounts, as the hay can cause bloating." With this specially balanced diet, Santa's reindeer stay fit enough to fly 'round the world — at least once a year. Reindeer Can See Ultraviolet Light. Reindeer have adapted to their often snowy environments by developing the ability to see ultraviolet light.


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Can Reindeer Fly. por Roger Highfield ¡Gracias por compartir. Has enviado la siguiente calificación y reseña Brand: Orion Publishing Group. However, in order to deliver all the presents, the reindeer have to fly at speeds of 6, times the speed of sound, far in excess of the speed required for antlers to generate lift.

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This was a book that was really good but could have been even better. It takes the various phenomena of Christmas chapter by chapter and looks at the history and science of each, including candidates for the Christmas Star, the reasons for Santa's longevity and obesity, the anthropology of gift giving and how Rudolph and the other reindeer fly and manage to get every child their present in.

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