Discoveries in modern science : exploration, invention, technology / James Trefil, editor in chief.
Contributor(s): Trefil, James [editor.] | Gale Group.Material type: TextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Macmillan Reference USA, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015Description: 1 online resource (3 volumes) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780028662480 (electronic book).Subject(s): Science -- Encyclopedias | Technology -- Encyclopedias | Discoveries in science -- EncyclopediasAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Discoveries in modern science.DDC classification: 503 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
volume 1. A-F -- volume 2. G-O -- volume 3. P-Z.
This set cover more than 300 of the most important scientific discoveries as defined by a board of scientists and historians. It aims to present an in-depth treatment of "curiosity-led science," as well as directed research that led to important inventions and technologies. It will spark curiosity and engagement among readers, ranging from advanced high school students, to those in college and universities, as well as educated readers.
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