by Surendra Verma
The Little Book of Scientifi c Principles, Theories and Things explains
175 laws, principles, equations, theories and things that form the
foundations of science. It features all the great names in science,
including Pythagoras, Galileo, Newton, Darwin and Einstein, as well
as more recent contributors such as Rachel Carson, James Lovelock
and Stephen Hawking.
This little book presents serious science simply, answering
• What is Pythagoras’ Theorem?
• What is the difference between circadian rhythms
and the popular concept of biorhythms?
• What is the Black Hole Theory?
• Who developed the World Wide Web?
The book is arranged in chronological order. Read it from cover to
cover curled up on the couch or dip into it at random when you have
a spare moment. It’s an invaluable resource for students of all ages