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The Science Book

By: DK
Narrated by: Leighton Pugh
Length: 15 hrs and 26 mins
Categories: History, 20th Century

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Publisher's Summary

Exploring more than 80 of the world's most scientific theories and big ideas across the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, geology, and maths, this book offers a fascinating look at the history of science.

Discover how Galileo worked out his scientific theories of motion and inertia, why Isaac Newton gets the credit for them, and what the discovery of DNA meant. 

All the big scientific ideas are brought to life with pithy quotes and step-by-step 'mind maps' - from evolution and continental drift to black holes and genetic engineering, showing how the ideas of famous scientists have affected our understanding of the world. 

Whether you are a science student, a historian, or just have an interest in scientific ideas, The Science Book, narrated by Leighton Pugh, is a perfect way to explore this fascinating subject.

©2014 Dorling Kindersley (P)2019 DK Audio

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