Overview:Science in the Contemporary World: An Encyclopedia - History of Science - This work is a unique introductory A-Z resource detailing the scientific achievements of the contemporary world and analyzing the key scientific trends, discoveries, and personalities of the modern age.An authoritative reference survey of the modern age of scientific discovery, Science in the Contemporary World is a scholarly yet accessible chronicle of scientific achievement from the discovery of penicillin to the latest developments in space exploration and cloning.Over 200 A-Z entries cover the full spectrum of contemporary science, with emphasis on its diverse nature. Within the last 50 years, medicine has eradicated the killer disease smallpox, but primarily because the virus can live only in humans. Space probes have revealed that on Europa, a moon of Jupiter, an ice-capped ocean with the potential to support life probably exists. Marvels from animal psychology and deep-sea exploration are also explored extensively.Over 200 A-Z entries covering topics ranging from plate tectonics to the first Moon landingsMore than 40 stunning photographs providing a unique pictorial chronicle of the achievements of modern science
This book is on page /0fb06c92acf561788291222b8bb2eff7/book/1603726872-9781851095247. It was written by the following authors: Eric G. Swedin. Book Science in the Contemporary World: An Encyclopedia - History of Science, which can be read online, published by the company: ABC-CLIO. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Popular Science, Nature, Science, Medicine, Technology. The book was published on 2005-03-08. It has 382 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 789 g. File for download Science in the Contemporary World: An Encyclopedia - History of Science has PDF format and is called science-in-the-contemporary-world-an-encyclopedia-history-of-science.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our poumm.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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