VIII. Newton: The Power of Gravity
This is the story of the man who tried to understand the universe, in search of truth like a child for pebbles at the beach. Isaac Newton unscrambled the laws of nature to discover something so fundamental as one of the most wonderful forces in the universe we experience without even trying.
About the collection:
Geniuses of Science is a biographical series of scientists and inventors that aims to bring children closer to those great figures who with their study, discipline and knowledge have contributed to the development and the quality of life of our society. Each biography portays the characters’ socio-historical contexts in order to allow young readers today to comprehensively characterise the historical periods.
Narrative and style of text and images, as well as the balance between the two, are appropriate for school children between 8 and 11 years old – ideal for pedagogical purposes at school but also an enjoyable read at home and for the whole family.