Science and Technology of the 2000's, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
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  • ISBN-10: 160152529X
  • ISBN-13: 9781601525291
  • DDC: 500
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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The online economy expanded rapidly, propelled by popular mobile devices such as smart phones, tablets, and e-readers and the widespread use of Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks. Meanwhile knowledge of the human genome began to revolutionize medicine and discoveries in space and here on earth offered new insights into humanity's place in the cosmos.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Front Matter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Important Events of the 2000s.
Introduction: Expectations and Surprises.
1: Cellular Secrets.
2: Exploring the Cosmos.
3: Mysteries of Energy and Matter.
4: Going Mobile and Getting Social.
5: The Human Past and Future.
Source Notes.
Important People: Science and Technology of the 2000s.
Words of the 2000s.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.