Defining Events of the Twenty-First Century: Science and Technology in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

  • Elisabeth Herschbach
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  • ISBN-10: 1682826066
  • ISBN-13: 9781682826065
  • DDC: 600
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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From the deepest reaches of outer space to the innermost secrets of the human genome, scientists have made breathtaking advances in the first few decades of the twenty-first century. This book examines the key discoveries and technological marvels that have changed not only our understanding of the universe, but also the ways in which we communicate every day.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Important Events.
Introduction: A Journey of Discovery.
1: What Breakthroughs Are Happening in Space Science?.
2: How Has Technology Changed the Way We Communicate?.
3: How Have Digital Devices Changed Daily Life?.
4: How Are Medical Advances Improving Lives?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.