Science Ideas in 30 Seconds by Dr. Mike Goldsmith
  

Science Ideas in 30 Seconds

Written by Dr. Mike Goldsmith
Illustrated by Melvyn Evans
Part of the Kids 30 Second Series

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Synopsis

Science Ideas in 30 Seconds by Dr. Mike Goldsmith

30 breakthrough theories for junior geniuses explained in half a minuteIn this perfect book for smartypants and eggheads everywhere, great science ideas from ancient Greece to the present day are clearly outlined and explained. Ideas about motion, gravity, DNA, nuclear energy, antimatter and more are concisely covered across 30 key topics.

Each idea is explained in neat 30-second soundbites and supported by 3-second flash summaries and cool, colourful artwork. The attention-grabbing format conveys these clever concepts clearly, giving an immediate grasp to readers aged from 8 up. Six themed sections cover scientific theories from Ancient Greece and the Scientific Revolution, right up to the present day.

About the Author

Mike Goldsmith is a qualified astrophysicist and established children's science author and consultant. Twice nominated for the Junior Aventis Science Prize, he has written for Scholastic, Kingfisher and Hodder Wayland amongst others. Melvyn Evans is an illustrator and printmaker whose distinctive artwork has appeared in a range of media, from advertising to children's books.

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Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: From 8 to 11 years

Author

Dr. Mike Goldsmith
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Publisher

Ivy Kids an imprint of The Ivy Press

Publication date

3rd November 2016

ISBN

9781782404590

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