1179 books (59 pages) in this category

Birth and Death of the Sun


How did our sun come into being? What keeps it hot and luminous, and what will be its ultimate fate? This fascinating and informative book offers answers to some of nature's most exciting and difficult questions. George Gamow, renowned physicist

ISBN: 9780486442310

Binding: Paperback


Blue Mind

How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected and Better at What You Do

by Wallace J. Nichols

ISBN: 9781408704875

Binding: Paperback


Blueprint for a Battlestar

Scientific explanations for Sci-fi's greatest inventions

by Rod Pyle

This beautifully illustrated pop science book which answers the enduring questions raised by science fiction, such as 'Do hoverboards really exist?', 'How can you bring a dinosaur back to life?' and 'Can we really travel in time and space?' ...

ISBN: 9781781315934

Binding: Hardback


Bluff: The Game that Central Banks Play - and How it Leads to Crisis

by Anjum Hoda

The accepted narrative of the global financial crisis of 2007-09 is that the central banks saved us from an inferno caused by Wall Street greed. While there is no doubt they did save us, it was in fact the firefighters who caused the fire.The ...

ISBN: 9781780748139

Binding: Paperback


Book About Love

by Jonah Lehrer

ISBN: 9781476761398

Binding: Hardback


Book of Black


""A really fun grab-bag of fascinating black facts related to science, pop-culture, sports, animals, religion, history, and so much more."" - Wink Books""Clever compendium of dark things include interesting scientific explanations."" - Science ...

ISBN: 9781606600498

Binding: Hardback


Book of Green Quotations


""The supreme reality of our time is . . . the vulnerability of our planet."" When President John F. Kennedy sounded that alarm in 1963, the world couldn't anticipate the gravity of his warning. Today, as we confront the challenges of air ...

ISBN: 9780486467818

Binding: Paperback


Boom! 50 Fantastic Science Experiments to Try at Home with Your Kids (PB)

by Chris; Ansell, Dave Smith

ISBN: 9781504800136

Binding: Paperback


Boron Hydrides


In this classic monograph, Nobel Prize-winning chemist William N. Lipscomb elucidates his area of expertise: the general structural principles and reactions of boron hydrides and related compounds. Lipscomb's work appeared only a decade after ...

ISBN: 9780486488226

Binding: Paperback


Boundary and Eigenvalue Problems in Mathematical Physics


This well-known text uses a limited number of basic concepts and techniques - Hamilton's principle, the theory of the first variation and Bernoulli's separation method - to develop complete solutions to linear boundary value problems associated ...

ISBN: 9780486661322

Binding: Paperback


Brain's Way Of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries And Recoveries From The Frontiers Of Neuroplasticity, The

by Doidge Norman

The phenomenon of neuroplasticity - the discovery that the brain can change its own structure and function in response to mental experience - is the most important development in our understanding of the brain and mind since the beginning of ...

ISBN: 9781925106374

Binding: Paperback



The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience

by Sally Satel

ISBN: 9780465062911

Binding: Paperback


Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

The incredible story of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA.NASA's history is a familiar story, one that typically peaks with Neil Armstrong taking his small step on the Moon in 1969. But America's space agency wasn't created in a ...

ISBN: 9781472911179

Binding: Hardback


Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

NASA's history is a familiar story, culminating with the agency successfully landing men on the Moon in 1969. But NASA's prehistory is a rarely told tale, one that is largely absent from the popular space-age literature but that gives the ...

ISBN: 9781472911186

Binding: Paperback


Briefer History of Time, A

by Stephen;Mlodinow, Leonard; Hawking

"Stephen Hawking s worldwide bestseller, A Brief History of Time, has been a landmark volume in scientific writing. Its author s engaging voice is one reason, and the compelling subjects he addresses is another- the nature of space and time, the

ISBN: 9780593056974

Binding: Paperback


Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-extinction

by Helen Pilcher

If you could bring back one living being from the whole of the history of time, what would you choose? Comedian and former stem-cell biologist Helen Pilcher has thought about this problem, a lot. In Bring back the King, Helen explains the ...

ISBN: 9781472912268

Binding: Paperback


Bubbles, Drops, and Particles


This volume offers a critical review of the literature concerning the fluid dynamics, heat transfer, and mass transfer of single bubbles, drops, and particles. Upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, as well as professionals in the ...

ISBN: 9780486445809

Binding: Paperback


Build A Rocket

by Ian Graham

Build a Rocket is the perfect, accessible and interactive guide to rockets and their role in space exploration, with a full-scale model rocket to build included. ...

ISBN: 9781760295370

Binding: Hardback


Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

by Brenna Hassett

Imagine you are a hunter-gatherer some 15,000 years ago. You've got a choice carry on foraging, or plant a few seeds and move to one of those new-fangled settlements down the valley. What you won't know is that urban life is short and riddled ...

ISBN: 9781472922946

Binding: Paperback


Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume One


ISBN: 9780486235677

Binding: Paperback