The most amazing scientific discoveries of all time

  1. Dr Mike Goldsmith
  • ISBN 9780500292273
  • 26.00 x 19.50 cm
  • Paperback
  • 96pp
  • Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout
  • First published 2016


The real-life adventures of the most courageous explorers of all time - from the series that brought us Explore! and Genius!

‘Exciting and educational’ – Parent Talk
‘Crammed with incredible experiments, amazing discoveries, perilous blunders and lucky escapes. A fascinating, inspiring and surprising look at the history of science’– The Week Junior
‘Vivid … an exciting children’s book’ – Aquila Magazine

Exciting and highly illustrated, here are mthe real-life stories of scientists throughout history who made discoveries that changed the way we think about the world.

Eureka! spread

Read about Galileo and Marie Curie, who both risked peril during their research, or about Alexander Fleming, who discovered the power of penicillin by accident.


Packed with fascinating details of experiments and equipment, blunders and lucky escapes, Eureka! will appeal to children around the age of 9 and over with an interest in history, science and adventure.