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Science and technology are constantly improving, enhancing and rewriting the rules for what we humans are capable of. In the early days of mankind, the technological breakthrough was a wheel, much later came the printing press, and in very recent years, the Internet. Technology is moving at a frenetic pace nowadays, as centuries of momentum and advancements have turned our present day into a world of wonder.
This book serves as a fantastic window into many of those "everyday" developments that are happening at the very edge of modern day science. The breadth of science topics are impressive here; facets featured are as varied as medicine, photography, astronomy, marine biology,… Read more