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Science and Society
     

Science and Society

by Robert Snedden
 
In Science and Society readers will discover how, from calling or emailing across the globe to providing sustainable resources to feed, clothe, and shelter billions of the worlds' inhabitants, science has improved societies around the world. Special topics and areas of interest include the following: Explanations of terms and concepts such as antibiotics, fiber optics

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In Science and Society readers will discover how, from calling or emailing across the globe to providing sustainable resources to feed, clothe, and shelter billions of the worlds' inhabitants, science has improved societies around the world. Special topics and areas of interest include the following: Explanations of terms and concepts such as antibiotics, fiber optics, hybrid vehicles, and global warming, How science influences political opinions, socioeconomic decisions, and legislation, Major scientific advances in health care, energy usage, and communications, Biographies of leading scientists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836880892
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2007
Series:
Gareth Stevens Vital Science Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
1050L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

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