1179 books (59 pages) in this category

Atoms Under the Floorboards: The Surprising Science Hidden in Your Home

by Chris Woodford

Science - the hidden power behind your home.It's rock-solid science that holds your house up in a hurricane, floods it with light at night and keeps it toasty on a crisp winter's morning. Surprisingly simple scientific ideas can also explain all

ISBN: 9781472912237

Binding: Paperback


Awa Book Of New Zealand Science, The

by Rebecca Priestley

This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists. The pieces range from early naturalists' observations of birds, insects and botany, to geological ...

ISBN: 9780958262996

Binding: Paperback



by Oliver Sacks

Hailed as a medical classic, and the subject of a major feature film as well as radio and stage plays, and various TV documentaries, Awakenings is the extraordinary account of a group of twenty patients. Rendered catatonic by the ...

ISBN: 9780330523677

Binding: Paperback


Back from the Brink: How Australia's Landscape Can Be Saved

by Peter Andrews

Featured on Australian Story, Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional

ISBN: 9780733319624

Binding: Paperback


Bad Choices

How Algorithms Can Help You Think Smarter and Live Happier

by Ali Almossawi

ISBN: 9781473650770

Binding: Paperback


Bad Science

by Ben Goldacre

Shorlisted for the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-FictionLonglisted for the Royal Society Prize for Science BooksGuardian columnist Dr Ben Goldacre takes us on a hilarious, invigorating and informative journey through the bad science we're fed

ISBN: 9780007284870

Binding: Paperback


Basic Electronics For Tomorrows Inventors

by Nick Dossis

ISBN: 9780071794695

Binding: Paperback


Basic Machines and How They Work


This revised edition of an extremely clear Navy training manual leaves nothing to be desired in its presentation. Thorough in its coverage of basic theory, from the lever and inclined plane to internal combustion engines and power trains, it ...

ISBN: 9780486217093

Binding: Paperback


Basic Optics and Optical Instruments


Designed as a training manual for Navy personnel (Opticalman 3 & 2), this book provides thorough coverage of the basic theory of optics and its applications. Newly revised and updated, it presents the subject matter with extraordinary clarity, ...

ISBN: 9780486222912

Binding: Paperback


Before This Decade Is Out


On July 24, 1969, the astronauts of Apollo XI splashed down in the Pacific Ocean, having triumphantly answered John F. Kennedy's 1961 challenge to land an American on the moon ""before this decade is out."" Behind their success lay the ...

ISBN: 9780486483832

Binding: Paperback


Beta Decay for Pedestrians


The ""pedestrian approach"" was developed to describe some essentially simple experimental results and their theoretical implications in plain language. In this graduate-level text, Harry J. Lipkin presents simply, but without ...

ISBN: 9780486438191

Binding: Paperback


Beyond Infinity

An expedition to the outer limits of the mathematical universe

by Eugenia Cheng

Inside the weird and wonderful world of infinity, from endless hotels to bottomless cookie-jars. ...

ISBN: 9781781252857

Binding: Paperback


Beyond Our Future in Space

by Chris Impey

ISBN: 9780393352153

Binding: Paperback


Beyond the Atmosphere


This exciting survey of the American space science program is the work of a top NASA administrator. Ranging from the laboratory to launching pad and from international conference halls to lunar wastelands, it chronicles technological advances, ...

ISBN: 9780486474649

Binding: Paperback



How Life and Consciousness are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe

by Bob Berman

ISBN: 9781935251743

Binding: Paperback



The New Age of Genomics

by Dawn Field

ISBN: 9780199687756

Binding: Hardback



The New Age of Genomics

by Dawn Field

ISBN: 9780199687763

Binding: Paperback



Sparknotes 101

by Donald Sparkman

ISBN: 9781411403376

Binding: Paperback


Biophysical Ecology


This classic and highly influential text presents a uniquely comprehensive view of the field of biophysical ecology. In its analytical interpretation of the ecological responses of plants and animals to their environments, it draws upon studies ...

ISBN: 9780486428840

Binding: Paperback


Biotechnology in Our Lives

What Modern Genetics Can Tell You about Assisted Reproduction, Human Behavior, and Personalized Medicine, and Much More

by Jeremy Gruber

Suitable for the nonscientist, this title looks at the many applications of genetics on the world around us by asking: What should we know about genetics and childbirth? Can our genes keep us from qualifying for health insurance? Can gene ...

ISBN: 9781620875735

Binding: Hardback