Delve into the history of science and the discoveries that changed the world with this hardback Science: Ultimate Guide to the Discoveries that Changed the World book. This new edition is fully up-to-date and covers everything from ancient Greek geometry to quantum physics, IVF, and global warming. Using wonderful illustrations and key scientific moments, Science: Ultimate Guide to the Discoveries that Changed the World takes you on a journey through the history of science, picking out every event, invention, experiment, theory and individual that you need to know. From the dawn of science to the information age, the book biographies major players in the history of science, including Galileo Galilei, Michael Faraday, Marie Curie, and Alan Turing. Follow the story of science into the future and understand the significance of of every discovery and its place in scientific thought.
- 512 pages
- Author: Adam Hart-Davis
- Measures 30.6cm x 25.8cm x 3.7cm
- ISBN 9780241240472