Accidental Discoveries From Gravity to Velcro, With ExperimentsBook - 1995
An educational and fun book that encourages children to experiment with science by showing them that discoveries may be possible when they least expect it. Every discovery includes history, biography of the discoverer, scientific explanation and a simple, step-by-step experiment to try on their own. In addition to traditional discoveries such as gravity and photography, it features more modern ones like Velcro and Silly Putty. Covers topics in physics, chemistry, astronomy, biology and archaeology.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : John Wiley, c1995
Branch Call Number: J500 Rob 3206 01
Characteristics: x, 110 p. : ill