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Eureka!: The most amazing scientific discoveries of all time

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Eureka! tells the stories of the of revolutionary scientific discoveries throughout history. Through a fusion of history and popular science, readers are introduced to the contributions made scientists such as Galileo, Louis Pasteur, and Marie Curie, and the passion and inspiration that fueled their discoveries.


The book is divided into key subject areas, including medicine
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Hardcover, 96 pages
Published May 20th 2014 by Thames Hudson (first published March 1st 2014)
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Dustin
Jul 23, 2014 rated it really liked it
Students looking for a basic overview of scientific discoveries through time can quickly absorb this interesting book. Eureka! takes 19 discoveries in 5 branches of science and breaks them down into understandable text and key moments that shaped our view of the world and beyond. The layout here is a successful concoction of the scientific method, engaging sidebars, visual information with captions, informative timelines, and a consistent format which draws in the reader. In fact, this is a prim ...more
Betsy Leonard
Sep 16, 2014 rated it really liked it
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This would be a good addition to a 4th-8th grade classroom library. The text gives snapshots of some of the leading scientists in human history. Each scientist gets 4-6 pages with pictures and photos if possible. It's interesting without being overwhelming!
Mientras Lees
Un libro de divulgación científica estupendo, tanto para niños como para gente adulta. Lo recomiendo muchísimo.
Rachel
Brief overviews of a lot of scientific discoveries, focus on challenges in very interesting.
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Great homeschool resource especially for those studying the great scientist.
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Dr. Mike Goldsmith studied the philosophy of time and space at Keele University, where he also obtained his PhD in astrophysics. He was formerly the head of Acoustics at the UK’s National Physical Laboratory and is now an author of non-fiction books for children.