Remarkable Discoveries! is an enthusiastic and engaging narrative that explores eighteen exciting discoveries--found in all areas of science--that have had a profound impact on modern life. The Author of this Book is Frank Ashall Writing in an informative yet relaxed style, the author relates the histories of such fascinating discoveries as electricity, DNA, microbes, plate tectonics, and x-rays. Array ISBN . He emphasizes the personalities involved, the role of serendipity, and the elements of surprise and wonder that often accompany scientific research. Remarkable Discoveries! available in English. This book's wonderful vignettes, related in highly readable prose, will leave any reader intrigued and informed.