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Defining Moments in Science: Over a Century of the Greatest Scientists, Discoveries, Inventions and Events that Rocked the Scientific World General editor Andrew Impey

Defining Moments in Science: Over a Century of the Greatest Scientists, Discoveries, Inventions and Events that Rocked the Scientific World
by General editor Andrew Impey

Aims to bring the complexities and secrets of the Universe, the world and everything in them to within your grasp. This book covers widely familiar inventions, great scientific thinkers such as Einstein and Stephen Hawkings, ground-breaking discoveries and mind-boggling theorems that altered the way we see the world.
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Defining Moments in Science: Over a Century of the Greatest Scientists, Discoveries, Inventions and Events that Rocked the Scientific World Summary


We've come a long way from guesses at the Earth's shape (flat) and it's place in the Universe (dead centre). Thanks to ideas of pure genius and accidental realisations, we now see the world completely differently, able to do more and go further. Follow the "Little Black Book: Science" as it highlights the key moments in a century that has seen more progress than any other. Written with flair and insight, it covers widely familiar inventions, great scientific thinkers such as Einstein and Stephen Hawkings, ground-breaking discoveries and mind-boggling theorems that altered the way we see the world, and the less well-known moments that provided the foundations for later discoveries. With all the key moments placed in their social, historical and scientific contexts, the book brings the complexities and secrets of the Universe, the world and everything in them to within your grasp.

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Sku
GOR002343994
Title
Defining Moments in Science: Over a Century of the Greatest Scientists, Discoveries, Inventions and Events that Rocked the Scientific World
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Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Paperback
Publisher
Octopus Publishing Group
Year published
Number of pages
800
ISBN 10
1844035891
ISBN 13
9781844035892
Prizes
N/A
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