Why Science is Worth Studying.
Excerpts from a very good book -Rustic sounds and other studies in literature and natural history
by Sir Francis Darwin
I found this book by Sir Francis Darwin to be both an absorbing and easy read. Good science combines well with light humour, and Sir Francis Darwin achieves this combination in a masterly fashion.
The reference to 'boys' reflects the times of Sir Francis Darwin: it should now be read as 'boys and girls', of course.
I think that we all, who study science, hope to be the first to discover some exciting new fact -