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They All Laughed... From Light Bulbs to Lasers: the Fascinating Stories Behind the Great Inventions

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ISBN-10: 0060924152

ISBN-13: 9780060924157

Edition: N/A

Authors: Ira Flatow

List price: $15.99
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An enlightening and fun look at scientific discoveries and the often wacky and accidental ways in which they have led to some of the most important inventions--by award-winning journalist Ira Flatow.
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Book details

List price: $15.99
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 6/30/1993
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.31" wide x 8.00" long x 0.61" tall
Weight: 0.462
Language: English

Award-winning journalist Ira Flatow covered many Washington, D.C., stories during his career, including the White House beat, the assassination attempt of President Reagan, and the Senate Watergate hearings and trials. He became a science reporter for CBS's This Morning program; host and writer of the Emmy Award science series Newton's Apple on PBS; and veteran science correspondent for National Public Radio's All Things Considered and Morning Edition. He also hosted a four-part PBS environmental series, Earthkeeping. His articles and comments on various scientific subjects have appeared in such diverse publications as TV Guide, Woman's Day, Science Digest, and The Los Angeles Times. A…