With A Little Luck

With A Little Luck

Surprising Stories of Amazing Discoveries

Book - 2006
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From Isaac Newton's sudden grasp of gravity to Alexander Fleming's chance development of penicillin, this collection reveals the thrilling stories behind 11 monumental discoveries, as well as the tragedies and triumphs of the fascinating men and women behind these advances. Illustrated with historical photos and engravings.
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's, [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9780525471967
Branch Call Number: J 509 Fra
Characteristics: 183 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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How do scientists make discoveries? Intelligence. Careful observation. And a little luck. But the luck only helps if the scientists are open to it.

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