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  • Over 1,000 how-to projects covering every major field of science

  • Full text search capability

  • Edited by "Amateur Scientist" author, Dr. Shawn Carlson

  • Extensive material on building science apparatus from vacuum technique to glass-blowing

"THE AMATEUR SCIENTIST"

 

on CD-ROM

 

The Science Fair Edition : Explore a complete 73 year collection of the best information published on hands-on Science Experiments.

 

 

 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN's

Recommended by the

National Science Teachers Association

The Amateur Scientist includes extra support features, including tips, research methods, highly focused monographs, and hard-to-find classics of amateur science technique. The CD-ROM includes a search engine and a catalogue allowing users to select projects by subject, difficulty, potential hazards and other categories. Users who are connected to the Internet are able to seamlessly link to advertiser's home pages.

The Amateur Scientist column of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN has long been the definitive "how-to" resource for amateur scientists. The column is famous for revealing the secrets of research and the magic of natural laws. This informative resource is great for experiencing discoveries in your home or school using inexpensive materials.

Since its debut in 1928,
The Amateur Scientist has stimulated and inspired hundreds of thousands amateur experiments, scientific investigations, and science fair projects. It's "nuts and bolts" approach to experiments, has earned honors in classrooms and school libraries all over the world and has launched careers in science. Accessible to an amateur's budget, projects from The Amateur Scientist are often elegant and quite sophisticated. Some designs have been so innovative that they have set new standards in a field. Professionals have often borrowed from The Amateur Scientist to find low-cost solutions to real-world research problems.

The Amateur Scientist includes extra support features, including tips, research methods, highly focused monographs, and hard-to-find classics of amateur science technique. The CD-ROM includes a search engine and a catalogue allowing users to select projects by subject, difficulty, potential hazards and other categories. Users who are connected to the Internet are able to seamlessly link to advertiser's home pages.
System Requirements

Windows, Macintosh, and Linux.

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$29.99

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