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Title:
100 scientists who made history : remarkable scientists who shaped our world / written by Andrea Mills and Stella Caldwell ; consultant, Philip Parker.
Title Variants:
One hundred scientists who made history.
ISBN:
9781465468895
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.

©2018
Physical Description:
128 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 29 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Abstract:
Full of the true-life stories of scientists and innovators who have shaped our society and how we see the world around us, this book puts major scientific discoveries into context. Readers learn who inspired whom, and which discoveries laid the groundwork for more amazing innovation.
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Through the life stories of scientists and innovators like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, and more, STEAM concepts come to life engaging readers of all ages.

Full of the true-life stories of scientists and innovators who have shaped our society and how we see the world around us, this book puts major scientific discoveries into context. Readers learn who inspired whom, and which discoveries laid the groundwork for more amazing innovation. Biologists, chemists, physicists, doctors, coders, astronauts are all featured including Hippocrates, Aristotle, Watson & Crick, Franklin, Kepler, Salk, Turing, deGrasse Tyson, and more. Perfect for book reports, school projects, or anytime reading to satisfy and educate curious minds.


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