22 episodes

This book, written in the mid 19th century and illustrated by Charles H. Bennett, provides an entertaining introduction to topics in science for children. In each chapter, the author uses a popular myth or fairy tale to lay the groundwork for an equally fascinating "fairy tale of science" full of interesting facts and real life examples. (Summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Fairy Tales of Science, The by BROUGH, John Cargill LibriVox

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This book, written in the mid 19th century and illustrated by Charles H. Bennett, provides an entertaining introduction to topics in science for children. In each chapter, the author uses a popular myth or fairy tale to lay the groundwork for an equally fascinating "fairy tale of science" full of interesting facts and real life examples. (Summary by J. M. Smallheer)

    01 - The Age of Monsters

    01 - The Age of Monsters

    • 20 min
    02 - The Amber Spirit

    02 - The Amber Spirit

    • 19 min
    03 - The Four Elements

    03 - The Four Elements

    • 33 min
    04 - The Life of an Atom

    04 - The Life of an Atom

    • 18 min
    05 - A Little Bit

    05 - A Little Bit

    • 13 min
    06 - Modern Alchemy

    06 - Modern Alchemy

    • 18 min

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