This book shows us how Edison's mother, Nancy, guided the boy who was deemed a dunce by officials_even assumed mentally retarded by his father_to become one of the greatest inventors of all time. Edison's progressive and imaginative teaching methods hold lessons for all children who learn differently from conventional methods and for the parents and teachers who care about them.
1999 has finally arrived...and with it the Y2K crisis. You may be concerned about your bank account, but the real threat is to your family's health. The critical industries: utilities, healthcare, food supplies, transportation and pharmaceuticals are all at risk. According to both government and private reports these industries are likely to experience major disruptions and the result...