• by iMinds
  • Narrated by Todd MacDonald
  • 0 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Learn about the discovery of Atoms with iMindsJNR audio learning series for younger minds. How is your body similar to the chair you are sitting in? Both things are made up of atoms! In fact, almost everything in the entire universe is made up of atoms. They are the building blocks of matter.
In fifth century BC, the Greek philosopher Leucippus and his student Democritus were the first people to suggest the idea of atoms. Most of Greek society believed matter was made up of earth, fire, water and air. This belief was so popular it perpetuated for the next two thousand years.
Perfect to engage, entertain and broaden young thinkers.. iMindsJNR brings knowledge to your MP3 with 5 minute information segments for growing minds.
Make your MP3 smarter with iMindsJNR MindTracks, intersperse with music and enjoy learning a little about a lot.. knowledge to help shape young minds.


Audible Editor Reviews

Even though scientists are still trying to figure out about life's smallest building blocks, the concept of the atom has existed since the times of Ancient Greece. In this audiobook from iMinds JNR, kids will get an easy-to-understand and engaging rundown on the physical characteristics of atoms as well as a detailed overview of how we came to discover these tiny particles. Thorough, yet concise, this audiobook is a perfect companion for the ride to school or while the family is finishing up some evening chores.


What the Critics Say

"I'm learning all sorts of stuff about stuff I didn't even know I didn't know. And it sticks. In a nutshell: wonderful." (Jonathon Margolis, Financial Times)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 21-12-2009
  • Publisher: iMinds