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DetailsThe continuing story of eureka moments...The book traces the winding route of scientific beginnings, blunders and breakthroughs over the past four millennia, and uncovers the fascinating personalities behind them, their creative processes and their triumphs or tragedies.Try to imagine life without microchips or the internet of World Wide Web. Pause and reflect on the enormous advantages accruing from the mapping of DNA's - the Genome Project - which are helping in treating previously untreatable diseases.The human curiosity continues to thrive, and the little globe of sunshine remains with us, a symbol of those eureka moments that herald scientific breakthroughs.ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Surendra Verma is a journalist and author based in Melbourne. His recent popular-sciencebooks include'The Mystery of the Tunguska Fireball';'The Little Book of Scientific Principles;Theories & Things; Why aren't they here?;The Question of Life on other Worlds;The cause of Mosquitoe's Sorrow: Beginnings, Blunders and Breakthroughs in Science and a children's book,Who Killed T. Rex?: Uncover the Mystery of the Vanished Dinosaurs.His book, Theories & Things have sold over 20,000 copies in the USA and over 150,000 copies worldwide in 11 languages.
SKU Code PRK B 5289 Weight in Kg 0.2500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9788122205022 Author Name SURENDRA VERMA Publisher Name ORIENT PAPERBACKS