1163 books (59 pages) in this category

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

by Helen Pilcher

If you could bring back just one animal from the past, what would you choose' It can be anyone or anything from history, from the King of the Dinosaurs, T. rex, to the King of Rock n ' Roll, Elvis Presley, and beyond. <br>De-extinction ...

ISBN: 9781472912275

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


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

Binding: Paperback


Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume One


ISBN: 9780486235677

Binding: Paperback


Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Three


ISBN: 9780486236735

Binding: Paperback


Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Two


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


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


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


Cartoon History of Time


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


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


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


Celestial Harvest


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


Champions of Illusion

The Best Illusions of the Twenty-First Century

by Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik

In Champions of Illusion, Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik present a smorgasbord of mystifying images, many selected from their Best Illusion of the Year Contest. Whether it&#8217;s false motion, tricks of perspective, or shifting ...

ISBN: 9780374120405

Binding: Hardback


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


Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems


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


Charged Particle Beams


""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


Chariots for Apollo


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


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


Chemical History of a Candle


One of the greatest experimental scientists of all time, Michael Faraday (1791-1867) developed the first electric motor, electric generator, and dynamo - essentially creating the science of electrochemistry. This book, the result of six lectures

ISBN: 9780486425429

Binding: Paperback


Chemical Kinetics and Reaction Dynamics


This text teaches the principles underlying modern chemical kinetics in a clear, direct fashion, using several examples to enhance basic understanding. It features solutions to selected problems, with separate sections and appendices that cover ...

ISBN: 9780486453347

Binding: Paperback