1169 books (59 pages) in this category

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

$29.99

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

$27.99

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 <i>Bring back the King</i>, Helen explains the

ISBN: 9781472912268

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bubbles, Drops, and Particles

by R. CLIFT

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

$42.99

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 ...

ISBN: 9781472922946

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$28.00

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume One

by ROBERT BURNHAM

ISBN: 9780486235677

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Three

by ROBERT BURNHAM

ISBN: 9780486236735

Binding: Paperback

$56.99

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Two

by ROBERT BURNHAM

Chamaeleon Through OrionWhile there are many books on stars, there is only one Celestial Handbook. Now completely revised through 1977, this unique and necessary reference is available once again to guide amateur and advanced astronomers in ...

ISBN: 9780486235684

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Caesar's Last Breath: The Epic Story of The Air Around Us

by Sam Kean

It's invisible. It's ever-present. Without it, you would die in minutes. And it has an epic story to tell.<br><br>In <i>Caesar's Last Breath, New York Times</i> bestselling author Sam Kean takes us on a journey through the periodic table, around

ISBN: 9780857525130

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Calculating the Cosmos

How Mathematics Unveils the Universe

by Ian Stewart

One of the world's great mathematicians explores the origins, history and future of the universe. ...

ISBN: 9781781257180

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Captivate: The Science Of Succeeding With People

by Vanessa Van Edwards

93% of all communication is non-verbal- 55% is made up of body language and the remaining 38% is tone of voice. <br><br>The way we present ourselves is key to being successful at work and home, so isn't it time we learnt how to master body ...

ISBN: 9780241309919

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Cartoon History of Time

by KATE CHARLESWORTH

What is time? How did it begin, and where will it end? Is time travel possible? How does the universe expand, and where do black holes come from? Junior Chicken and Alexis, the Quantum Cat, examine these and other extraordinary concepts, ...

ISBN: 9780486490977

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Case Against Fragrance The

by Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville had always associated perfume with elegance and beauty. Then the headaches started. Like perhaps a quarter of the population, Grenville reacts badly to the artificial fragrances around us- other people's perfumes, and all those ...

ISBN: 9781925355956

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Catching Breath: The Making and Unmaking of Tuberculosis

by Kathryn Lougheed

<b> </b><br>Tuberculosis has twisted through the millennia hand-in-hand with humanity, leaving its marks on our culture, our history and our DNA, from the birth of <i>Homo sapiens </i>right up to the present day. TB continues to kill more people

ISBN: 9781472930347

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Celestial Harvest

by JAMES MULLANEY

Discover more than 300 of the finest celestial wonders that can be viewed with common ""backyard"" telescopes, many of which are visible to the naked eye on dark, clear nights. Listed and characterized phenomena include the Andromeda Galaxy, the

ISBN: 9780486425542

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Chancing it

The laws of chance - and what they mean for you

by Robert Matthews

Key insights into how probability affects our lives by one of Britain's leading science writers. ...

ISBN: 9781781250310

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems

by S. NEIL RASBAND

Written when the young science of chaos was gaining a foothold in the scientific community, this book introduces the field's concepts, applications, theory, and technique. Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, researchers, ...

ISBN: 9780486795997

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Charged Particle Beams

by STANLEY HUMPHRIES

""An invaluable reference for students, scientists, and engineers in the field of charged particle beams."" - Chiping Chen, Ph.D., Principal Research Scientist, MITDetailed enough for a text and sufficiently comprehensive for a reference, this ...

ISBN: 9780486498683

Binding: Paperback

$75.00

Chariots for Apollo

by COURTNEY G BROOKS

Millions around the world watched as the Apollo 11 astronauts ""came in peace for all mankind"" to take humanity's first steps on the moon. Their mission's triumph was equally attributable to a less visible crew of nearly 400,000 people in ...

ISBN: 9780486467566

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species

A Graphic Adaptation

by Michael Keller

Published 150 years ago, Charles Darwin&#39;s On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life caused an uproar from the moment it was released on November 24, 1859. At once ...

ISBN: 9781605299488

Binding: Paperback

$24.99