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100 Greatest Science Discoveries of All Time

Title: 100 Greatest Science Discoveries of All Time
Author(s): Kendall Haven
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Date: 2007
Pages: 273
Size: 1.47 Mb
Format: PDF in rar
Quality: High
Language: American English

Discovery! The very word sends tingles surging up your spine. It quickens your pulse. Discoveries are the moments of “Ah, ha! I understand!” and of “Eureka! I found it!”

Brimming with fascinating and fun facts about 100 scientific breakthroughs, this collection presents the real stories behind the history of science, at the same time offering a panoramic overview of the history of science and an introduction to some of the most important scientists in history. Grades 6 and up.

Throughout history, science has changed lives and dramatically altered the way in which the universe is perceived. Focusing on the 100 most significant scientific events of all time-from Archimedes' discovery of the two fundamental principles underlying physics and engineering (levers and buoyancy) in 260 B.C.E. to human anatomy, Jupiter's moons, electrons, black holes, the human genome, and more-storyteller Kendall Haven has created a ready reference for those seeking information on science discoveries.

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