Who should read this book:
• People who want to know more about science and what it can be used for.
• Anyone interested in gaining insights into the history of the earth and the universe.
• Anyone who wants to understand the origin of life on our planet.
In this summary:
Chapter 1: The universe is a vast space which is still largely unexplored
Chapter 2: Science and geology are able to provide insights into many of the phenomena on Earth
Chapter 3: The exploration of fossils via chemical analysis led to the discovery of dinosaurs
Chapter 4: Einstein's findings contributed significantly to our understanding of physics and the importance of atoms
Chapter 5: Research on craters has provided a connection between geology and the universe
Chapter 6: Volcanic eruptions and earthquakes are threats arising from the inside of the planet
Chapter 7: Our planet has several ways to deal with irregularities and provides us with essential resources
Chapter 8: Life on Earth has existed for many years and is reliant on bacteria
Chapter 9: Cell structure and DNA can provide information on the evolution of species
Chapter 10: To prevent dramatic changes on our planet, we need to make use of the knowledge we have acquired so far
Chapter 11: Final Summary