A Little History of Science by William Bynum

By William Bynum

Technological know-how is astounding. It tells us concerning the endless reaches of house, the tiniest residing organism, the human physique, the background of Earth. humans have regularly been doing technological know-how simply because they've got continuously desired to make feel of the area and harness its strength. From historic Greek philosophers via Einstein and Watson and Crick to the computer-assisted scientists of this present day, women and men have puzzled, tested, experimented, calculated, and occasionally made discoveries so earthshaking that individuals understood the world—or themselves—in a wholly new way.

This inviting e-book tells a superb event tale: the historical past of technological know-how. It takes readers to the celebs throughout the telescope, because the solar replaces the earth on the heart of our universe. It delves underneath the skin of the planet, charts the evolution of chemistry's periodic desk, introduces the physics that specify electrical energy, gravity, and the constitution of atoms. It recounts the clinical quest that exposed the DNA molecule and opened unimagined new vistas for exploration.

Emphasizing magnificent and private tales of scientists either well-known and unsung, A Little historical past of technological know-how traces the march of technological know-how in the course of the centuries. The publication opens a window at the interesting and unpredictable nature of clinical task and describes the uproar that could take place whilst clinical findings problem validated rules. With pleasant illustrations and a hot, available sort, this can be a quantity for old and young to treasure jointly.

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