The Drama of Darwin (Step 3)

ReadOasis Step 3 Annie Darwin was her father's joy, and she treated him with tender kindness. But in 1849 Annie [...]

The Big Bang Event

ReadOasis Step 2 The big bang theory is currently the accepted explanation for the origin and development of the universe. [...]

The Ice Cream Man

ReadOasis Step 1 Tom Carvel invented soft-serve ice cream. Carvel was born in Greece on July 14, 1906, and he [...]

Edward Jenner and the Smallpox Vaccine

ReadOasis Step 3 Edward Jenner (1749-1823) was an English scientist who is known for using cowpox to perform one of [...]

Roentgen and the Discovery of X-rays

ReadOasis Step 2 When she saw her the bones in her hand she said "I have seen my death!" Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen [...]

Gregor Mendel: Father of Genetics

By Max L. Knowles ReadOasis Step 2 A great tree comes from a small seed, and from small beginnings come [...]

Einstein Equals Genius

ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 2) Einstein is best known for his work on relativity. In his theory of special relativity, [...]

Einstein Equals Genius

ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 3) This bend in space and time would even affect the direction of light. As light [...]