Science Ideas in 30 Seconds

30 breakthrough theories for junior geniuses explained in half a minute

Science Ideas in 30 Seconds
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Format: Paperback / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782406099
Publisher: Ivy Kids
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30 breakthrough theories for junior geniuses explained in half a minute

In 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.

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 / softback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9781782406099
Size: 7.087 in x 9.055 in / 180 mm x 230 mm
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