The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments

Publisher: Random House

Published: 2009-11-10

Type: BOOK

George Johnson tells the stories of ten beautiful experiments which changed the world.

Ten Most Beautiful Experiments

Publisher:

Published: 2009

Type: BOOK

Johnson offers a dazzling, irresistible collection of the 10 most groundbreaking and beautiful experiments in scientific history. 75 illustrations.

The Prism and the Pendulum

Publisher: Random House

Published: 2007-12-18

Type: BOOK

The Prism and the Pendulum brings us face-to-face with the wonder of science.

Beautiful Experiments

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Published: 2023-09-15

Type: BOOK

... beautiful in its experimental history. George Johnson offered a complementary selection in The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments (Bodley Head, 2008). The challenge in all these exercises is the same one faced in this book: that by focusing ...

Elegant Solutions

Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry

Published: 2015-11-09

Type: BOOK

What does this mean in chemistry, the experimental science par excellence? And what are the most beautiful chemical experiments of all time? This book offers ten suggestions for where beauty might reside in experimental chemistry.

New Scientist

Publisher:

Published: 2003

Type: BOOK

... 10 of all , he asked readers of his column in Physics World , house journal of the UK's physicists , to nominate the most beautiful physics experiments . The results led Crease to the 10 experiments described here , which he " feels ...

Seed

Publisher:

Published: 2008

Type: BOOK

Beneath the Surface. a www REVIEWS SEED PICKS The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments By George Johnson ( Knopf ) In The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments , science writer George Johnson gets beyond results , revealing the stories behind the ...

American Journal of Physics

Publisher:

Published: 2005

Type: BOOK

... The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments in Science . Robert P. Crease . 272 pp . Ran- dom House , New York , 2004. Price : $ 14.95 ( paper ) ISBN 0-8129-7062-4 . ( Philippe M. Binder , Reviewer . ) This pleasant and absorbing book was ...

Archithese

Publisher:

Published: 2007

Type: BOOK

... Ten Most Beautiful Experiments in Science , New York 2003 , p . 3 . 3 For further details on scientific experimen- tation and paradigm shift , see : Thomas Kuhn , The Structure of Scientific Revolutions , Chicago 1962 . 4 Kazys Varnelis ...