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Discovery: Scientific Discovery

Year 12 English

Finding Resources in Accessit

Here are some books that you may find useful during your studies.  Search the Bennies catalogue Accessit for more, or browse the Non-fiction collection NFS...


Famous people who made scientific discoveries.

You Tube

Adam Savage walks through two spectacular examples of profound scientific discoveries that came from simple, creative methods anyone could have followed -- Eratosthenes' calculation of the Earth's circumference around 200 BC and Hippolyte Fizeau's measurement of the speed of light in 1849.

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Scientific Discovery

CSIRO Twitter Feed

Live Science

NASA Twitter Feed

Tech Times

How Stuff Works

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