365 Surprising Scientific Facts, Breakthroughs, and Discoveries

This is a lively overview of recent breakthroughs and discoveries in science, as well as a review of some basic principles, in the form of intriguing trivia questions and answers Covering a broad range of subjects, the book includes the disciplines of computer science, technology, medicine and health, Earth science, chemistry, astronomy, physics and mathematics Each entrThis is a lively overview of recent breakthroughs and discoveries in science, as well as a review of some basic principles, in the form of intriguing trivia questions and answers Covering a broad range of subjects, the book includes the disciplines of computer science, technology, medicine and health, Earth science, chemistry, astronomy, physics and mathematics Each entry is accompanied by a short list of recommended reading on two levels one in popular and accessible literature and the other in readily available scientific journals.
Surprising Scientific Facts Breakthroughs and Discoveries This is a lively overview of recent breakthroughs and discoveries in science as well as a review of some basic principles in the form of intriguing trivia questions and answers Covering a broad rang

  • Title: 365 Surprising Scientific Facts, Breakthroughs, and Discoveries
  • Author: Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
  • ISBN: 9780471577126
  • Page: 163
  • Format: Paperback
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