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Chemistry and the Enlightenment
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Chemistry and the Enlightenment

The Science and Discovery Series

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In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, scientists went beyond Aristotle’s four elements (Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water) to catalog nature’s many basic elements. New materials and potions stimulated visions of wealth and healing; soon, new theories of atomic structure and combustion laid the foundation for practical applications that blossomed into the Industrial Revolution.

The Science and Discovery Series recreates one of history’s most successful journeys—four thousand years of scientific efforts to better understand and control the physical world. Science has often challenged and upset conventional wisdom or accepted practices; this is a story of vested interests and independent thinkers, experiments and theories, change and progress. Aristotle, Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, Newton, Darwin, Einstein, and many others are featured.


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The Science and Discovery Series Series


Dimensions of Scientific Thought
Dimensions of Scientific Thought
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The Story of Electricity
The Story of Electricity
Dr. Jack Sanders, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Jack Sanders
Complexity and Chaos
Complexity and Chaos
Dr. Roger White, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Roger White
Natural Science and the Planet Earth
Natural Science and the Planet Earth
Dr. Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Jack Sommer
Science in Antiquity
Science in Antiquity
Dr. Jon Mandaville, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Jon Mandaville
Einstein’s Revolution
Einstein’s Revolution
Prof. John T. Sanders, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & John T. Sanders
Medieval Science
Medieval Science
Dr. Jack Sanders, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Jack Sanders
Isaac Newton’s New Physics
Isaac Newton’s New Physics
Dr. Gordon Brittan, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Gordon Brittan
Chemistry and the Enlightenment
Chemistry and the Enlightenment
Dr. Ian Jackson, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Ian Jackson
Origins of the Universe
Origins of the Universe
Jack Arnold, Dr. Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Jack Sommer
A New Understanding of the Atom
A New Understanding of the Atom
Prof. John T. Sanders, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & John T. Sanders
Astronomy
Astronomy
Jack Arnold, Jack Sommer & Mike Hassell
Medical Science
Medical Science
Dr. Paul M. Heidger, Richard Eimas, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Paul M. Heidger
Exploring and Mapmaking
Exploring and Mapmaking
Dr. Ian Jackson, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Ian Jackson
Darwin and Evolution
Darwin and Evolution
Dr. Michael Ghiselin, Jack Sommer, Mike Hassell & Michael Ghiselin

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