Let's make some gold!: science's biggest mistakes about geology and ecology

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Is planet Earth flat? Is California an island? Can you mix other metals to make gold? At one time, science supported wild notions like these! But later studies proved these ideas were nonsense. Discover science's biggest mistakes and oddest assumptions about geology and ecology, and see how scientific thought changed over time.

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Grouping Title let s make some gold sciences biggest mistakes about geology and ecology
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title_display Let's make some gold! : science's biggest mistakes about geology and ecology
title_full Let's make some gold! : science's biggest mistakes about geology and ecology / Christine Zuchora-Walske, Let's make some gold! : science's biggest mistakes about geology and ecology [electronic resource] / Christine Zuchora-Walske
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