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The Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

The Science Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)


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All the big ideas in science, simply explained Part of the popular Big Ideas series, The Science Book explores the history of science, how scientists have sought to explain our incredible universe and how amazing scientific discoveries have been made. Discover how Galileo worked ...out his scientific theories of motion and inertia, why Copernicus' ideas were contentious and what the discovery of DNA meant. All the big scientific ideas and discoveries are brought to life with quirky graphics, pithy quotes and step-by-step 'mind maps', plus every area of science is covered, including astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, maths and physics. You'll be brought up-to-date on scientific ideas from black holes to genetic engineering with eye-catching artworks showing how the ideas of key scientists have impacted our understanding of the world. Whether you are a science student or just have an interest in scientific ideas, The Science Book is a perfect way to explore this fascinating subject.
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ISBN 9781409350156
Released NZ 23 Jul 2014
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
Alternate Format(s) View All (2 other possible title(s) available)
Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9781409350156
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK
Released 23 Jul 2014
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Series Big Ideas
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 242mm
Spine: 25mm
Dewey Code 500
Weight 1,142g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Science - History
NBS Text Popular Science
ONIX Text Children/juvenile