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History of Science (Gareth Stevens Vital Science: Physical Science)

by Philip Steele

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Science (General),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Science & Nature - History of Science,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8204158M
    ISBN 100836880951
    ISBN 109780836880953
    OCLC/WorldCa72799006

    History of science, the development of science over time. Humankind has long observed regularities in nature, from the movements of the Sun and Moon during day and night to the seasonal migrations of animals. Learn how science advanced from the observation of these natural phenomena to modern understanding. Highlights from the History of Science book collection housed in the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. About the collection: The History of Science collection includes important volumes of physics, mathematics, and astronomy tracing the history of science.

      12 Science Books You Should Read Right Now Snuggle up with these books on the so-called language of God, dirty drugmakers, . The Program in History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) at Stanford teaches students to examine the sciences, medicine and technology from myriad perspectives, conceptual, historical and social. Our community of scholars includes core faculty and students in History, Philosophy, and Classics, and affiliated members in Anthropology, English.

    This prize is awarded in recognition of an outstanding book dealing with the history of science. The book must be published in English during a period of three calendar years immediately preceding the year of competition (books eligible for were published in , , or ).   It rather depends on what you are prepared to class as science-fiction. The term was actually first used in the s, initially for short stories in US magazines, the first of which was Amazing Stories, which entered publication in The fir.


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