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Angus, D.: Great Scientists and Their Discoveries (Unabridged)




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How did the great scientists make their remarkable discoveries? And what kind of men were they? This companion volume to Inventors and their Inventions...

Disc 1


    Great Scientists and their Discoveries (more info)
  1. Introduction - 3:14
  2. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) - 6:46
  3. In 1591 Vincenzo Galilei died. - 4:37
  4. Galileo however, had quite another use for his telescope. - 6:15
  5. In 1623 a new pope, Urban VIII, was elected. - 4:56
  6. Robert Boyle (1627-1691) - 6:37
  7. In 1662 Boyle published his work - 6:13
  8. Isaac Newton (1643-1727) - 5:54
  9. Newton was also keenly interested in light - 4:13
  10. Michael Faraday (1791-1867) - 5:24
  11. In his spare time, Michael started to attend - 5:06
  12. From France they travelled to Italy - 5:13
  13. By 1823 Faraday was beginning to be recognized - 6:24

Disc 2


    Great Scientists and their Discoveries (more info)
  1. Charles Darwin (1809-1882) - 5:56
  2. When HMS Beagle arrived back in England in 1836 - 4:29
  3. There were huge rows and many public discussions. - 3:26
  4. Gregor Mendel (1822-1884) - 7:33
  5. The first evolutionary theory to gain widespread interest - 5:11
  6. For 10 years Mendel patiently cultivated and tested - 4:29
  7. Albert Einstein (1879-1955) - 5:22
  8. At home he discovered another new area of learning - 5:08
  9. He decided to write a doctoral thesis - 6:39
  10. Einstein was famous. - 4:11
  11. Back in Berlin he continued his work - 4:20
  12. James Watson (1928-), Francis Crick (1916-2004) and the hunt for DNA - 5:10
  13. James Watson decided to go to Copenhagen - 6:38
  14. In November 1951 Wilkins went to Cambridge - 5:49

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Product Details
 
Artist(s):
Angus, David; Corbett, Clare; Soames, Benjamin

Label: Naxos Audio Books
UPC: 730099044028
Item Number: NA244012
Release Date: Mar 1, 2007

 
 
 
 
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