The Reason Why

Robert Kemp PHILP (1819 - 1882)

This collection of useful information on "Common Things" is put in the interesting form of "Why and Because," and comprehends a familiar explanation of many subjects which occupy a large space in the philosophy of Nature, relating to air, animals, atmosphere, caloric, chemistry, ventilation, materia medica, meteorology, acoustics, electricity, light, zo├Âlogy, etc. - Summary by Anonymous

Genre(s): Family Life, *Non-fiction, Education

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Preface Anusha Iyer
00:06:39
Play 01 Chapter 1 MaryAnn
00:04:03
Play 02 Chapter 2 MaryAnn
00:07:37
Play 03 Chapter 3 MaryAnn
00:09:12
Play 04 Chapter 4 SamW
00:11:00
Play 05 Chapter 5 Sharon C.
00:10:13
Play 06 Chapter 6 Sharon C.
00:08:21
Play 07 Chapter 7 Sharon C.
00:11:11
Play 08 Chapter 8 Julia Niedermaier
00:13:55
Play 09 Chapter 9 Julia Niedermaier
00:06:12
Play 10 Chapter 10 Julia Niedermaier
00:05:20
Play 11 Chapter 11 Diana Schmidt
00:10:39
Play 12 Chapter 12 Diana Schmidt
00:10:14
Play 13 Chapter 13 Tony Oliva
00:12:09
Play 14 Chapter 14 Tony Oliva
00:11:55
Play 15 Chapter 15 Tony Oliva
00:15:41
Play 16 Chapter 16 Tony Oliva
00:14:59
Play 17 Chapter 17 Tony Oliva
00:16:07
Play 18 Chapter 18 KHand
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Play 19 Chapter 19 KHand
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Play 20 Chapter 20 KHand
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Play 21 Chapter 21 KHand
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Play 22 Chapter 22 KHand
00:10:18
Play 23 Chapter 23 Gnomesb
00:13:24
Play 24 Chapter 24 Refraction and Reflection of Light Amy Gramour
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Play 25 Chapter 25 Mirrors and Reflection Amy Gramour
00:09:31
Play 26 Chapter 26 Gnomesb
00:18:32
Play 27 Chapter 27 What is Electricity Joseph Tabler
00:10:23
Play 28 Chapter 28 Lightning Linda Andrus
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Play 29 Chapter 29 Thunder Linda Andrus
00:19:13
Play 30 Chapter 30 Atmosphere Linda Andrus
00:14:53
Play 31 Chapter 31 Wind MaryAnn
00:13:20
Play 32 Chapter 32 A Barometer MaryAnn
00:08:54
Play 33 Chapter 33 A Thermometer MaryAnn
00:04:27
Play 34 Chapter 34 What is Sound Doodles
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Play 35 Chapter 35 What is Water Doodles
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Play 36 Chapter 36 What is Attraction Doodles
00:07:28
Play 37 Chapter 37 What is Repulsion Linda Andrus
00:29:21
Play 38 Chapter 38 Why does a Humming Top make a Humming Noise Jamila Phillips
00:10:07
Play 39 Chapter 39 Why are Soap Bubbles Round Jamila Phillips
00:08:17
Play 40 Chapter 40 Mouse and Trap Spinner Linda Andrus
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Play 41 Chapter 41 Why do we Eat Food Ashton Ruby
00:08:49
Play 42 Chapter 42 Food and Nourishment Linda Andrus
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Play 43 Chapter 43 Blood Michele Eaton
00:10:31
Play 44 Chapter 44 How our Bodies Heal Linda Andrus
00:11:06
Play 45 Chapter 45 Bones in the Body Linda Andrus
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Play 46 Chapter 46 Ligaments Linda Andrus
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Play 47 Chapter 47 Nerves Linda Andrus
00:10:33
Play 48 Chapter 48 Why do we see Objects Julia Niedermaier
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Play 49 Chapter 49 Why do we Hear Julia Niedermaier
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Play 50 Chapter 50 Why do we Taste Julia Niedermaier
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Play 51 Chapter 51 Part 1 Why do we Perspire Michele Eaton
00:13:48
Play 52 Chapter 51 Part 2 Michele Eaton
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Play 53 Chapter 51 Part 3 Michele Eaton
00:37:56
Play 54 Chapter 52 Animals and Creation Kalynda
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Play 55 Chapter 53 Birds and Fish Kathrine Engan
00:09:33
Play 56 Chapter 54 Moles, Elephants and other creatures Kalynda
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Play 57 Chapter 55 Quadrupeds Kathrine Engan
Darth Vader
00:08:25
Play 58 Chapter 56 Weather and Animals Amy Gramour
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Play 59 Chapter 57 Insects Amy Gramour
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Play 60 Chapter 58 Animal Plant or Mineral Kathrine Engan
00:10:15
Play 61 Chapter 59 Flowers and Plants Amy Gramour
00:09:23
Play 62 Chapter 60 Plants Linda Andrus
00:22:34
Play 63 Chapter 61 Plants and Trees Linda Andrus
00:29:10
Play 64 Chapter 62 Vegetable Oils and Fats Tony Oliva
00:55:42
Play 65 Chapter 63 Vegetable Gums Tony Oliva
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Play 66 Chapter 64 Wood Tony Oliva
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Play 67 Chapter 65 Plants and Seeds Tony Oliva
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Play 68 Chapter 66 Caterpillars and other Insects Tony Oliva
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Play 69 Chapter 67 Tony Oliva
00:54:39
Play 70 Conclusion Anusha Iyer
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