Inventions in 30 Seconds

Inventions in 30 Seconds

30 Ingenious Ideas for Innovative Kids Explained in Half a Minute

by Mike Goldsmith and Chris Andersen

Publication Date: 01/12/2016


These inventions changed the world - learn all about them in just 30 seconds

From the first flushing toilet to futuristic robots, "Inventions in 30 Seconds" explains how key inventions revolutionized the world. Delivered in an energetic, informative style, children will gain a better understanding of how everyday life has been shaped by great inventions. The 30 Seconds series takes readers on a journey of discovery through a wide range of fascinating subjects. Each topic is presented as a quick 30-second soundbite, supported by flash summaries and full-color artwork. Fun, interactive missions with things to make or do support the topics, encouraging readers to test, explore, and discover even more.

Educational: Technology
Publication Date:
Quarto Publishing Group USA
Country of origin:
United States
Mike Goldsmith

Dr. Mike Goldsmith is a research scientist and science writer.

He has written more than fifty books for children, including Eureka!.

He has been shortlisted twice for the Junior Aventis Science Prize.

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