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Dynamics and Predictability of Large-Scale, High-Impact Weather and Climate Events

by Jianping Li, Richard Swinbank, Richard Grotjahn & others

<p>Based largely on an International Commission on Dynamical Meteorology (ICDM) workshop, this timely volume, written by leading researchers in the field, covers a range of important research issues related to high-impact weather and extreme ...

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Dynamics of Liquid Solidification

Thermal Resistance of Contact Layer

by Zygmunt Lipnicki

<p>This monograph comprehensively describes phenomena of heat flow during phase change as well as the dynamics of liquid solidification, i.e. the development of a solidified layer. The book provides the reader with basic knowledge for practical ...

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Dynamics of Mathematical Models in Biology

Bringing Mathematics to Life

by Alessandra Rogato, Valeria Zazzu & Mario Guarracino

<p>This volume focuses on contributions from both the mathematics and life science community surrounding the concepts of time and dynamicity of nature, two significant elements which are often overlooked in modeling process to avoid exponential ...

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Dynamics of Number Systems

Computation with Arbitrary Precision

by Petr Kurka

<p>This book is a source of valuable and useful information on the topics of dynamics of number systems and scientific computation with arbitrary precision. It is addressed to scholars, scientists and engineers, and graduate students. The ...

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Dynamics, Games and Science

International Conference and Advanced School Planet Earth, DGS II, Portugal, August 28–September 6, 2013

by Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, Rolf Jeltsch, Marcelo Viana & others

<p>The focus of this volume is research carried out as part of the program <em>Mathematics of Planet Earth</em>, which provides a platform to showcase the essential role of mathematics in addressing problems of an economic and social nature and ...

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E.T. Talk

How Will We Communicate with Intelligent Life on Other Worlds?

by Fernando J. Ballesteros

<p>For a long time I have been giving scientific lectures in different countries and on diverse topics, generally related to astronomy and to my work at the Arecibo Observatory. No matter which parti- lar topic I am talking about, the same ...

ISBN: 9781441960894

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e: The Story of a Number

by Eli Maor

<p>The interest earned on a bank account, the arrangement of seeds in a sunflower, and the shape of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis are all intimately connected with the mysterious number <em>e</em>. In this informal and engaging history, Eli Maor

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Early Exploration of the Moon

Ranger to Apollo, Luna to Lunniy Korabl

by Tom Lund

<p><em>Luna 2</em>, launched by the USSR in 1959, was the first spacecraft from Earth to land on the moon. That first voyage was followed by increasingly capable lunar exploration spacecraft from Russia and the United States. A total of 36 ...

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Early Miocene Paleobiology in Patagonia

High-Latitude Paleocommunities of the Santa Cruz Formation

by Sergio F. Vizcaíno, Richard F. Kay & M. Susana Bargo

<p>Coastal exposures of the Santa Cruz Formation in southern Patagonia have been a fertile ground for recovery of Early Miocene vertebrates for more than 100 years. This volume presents a comprehensive compilation of important mammalian groups ...

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Earth Dynamics

Deformations and Oscillations of the Rotating Earth

by Professor D. E. Smylie

<p>The Earth is a dynamic system. Internal processes, together with external gravitational forces of the Sun, Moon and planets, displace the Earth's mass, impacting on its shape, rotation and gravitational field. D. E. Smylie provides a rigorous

ISBN: 9781107301108

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Earth from Space

by Chloe Sarosh & Michael Bright

<p>Disclaimer: book optimally viewed on a colour device.</p> <p><strong>You don't know home until you leave it.</strong></p> <p>With over 200 spectacular images, including astonishing satellite images and stills from the BBC Natural History ...

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Earth Materials

Introduction to Mineralogy and Petrology

by Cornelis Klein & Anthony R. Philpotts

<p>The fundamental concepts of mineralogy and petrology are explained in this highly illustrated, full-color textbook to create a concise overview for students studying Earth materials. The relationship between minerals and rocks and how they ...

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Earth System Science: A Very Short Introduction

by Tim Lenton

<p>When humanity first glimpsed planet Earth from space, the unity of the system that supports humankind entered the popular consciousness. The concept of the Earth's atmosphere, biosphere, oceans, soil, and rocks operating as a closely ...

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Earth-Shattering Events

Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization

by Andrew Robinson

<p>Since antiquity, on every continent, human beings in search of attractive landscapes and economic prosperity have made a Faustian bargain with the risk of devastation by an earthquake. Today, around half of the world's largest cities - as ...

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Earthquake Resistant Design of Buildings

by Mehmet Eren Uz & Muhammad Hadi

<p>Introducing important concepts in the study of earthquakes related to retrofitting of structures to be made earthquake resistant. The book investigates the pounding effects on base-isolated buildings, the soil-structure-interaction effects on

ISBN: 9781351200851

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Eating in the Dark

America's Experiment with Genetically Engineered Food

by Kathleen Hart

<p>Most Americans eat genetically modified food on a daily basis, but few of us are aware we’re eating something that has been altered. Meanwhile, consumers abroad refuse to buy our engineered crops; their groceries are labeled so that everyone ...

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Ebola

Profile of a Killer Virus

by Dorothy H. Crawford

<p>First discovered in 1976, and long regarded as an easily manageable virus affecting isolated rural communities, Ebola rocketed to world prominence in 2014 as a deadly epidemic swept through Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia in West Africa. ...

ISBN: 9780191078323

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Eclipse — Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon

by Frank Close

<p>On 21 August 2017, over 100 million people will gather in a narrow belt across the USA to witness the most watched total solar eclipse in history. Eclipse - Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon, written by the widely read popular science ...

ISBN: 9780192514875

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Eclipse: The science and history of nature's most spectacular phenomenon

by J. P. McEvoy

<p>J P McEvoy looks at remarkable phenomenon of a solar eclipse through a thrilling narrative that charts the historical, cultural and scientific relevance of solar eclipses through the ages and explores the significance of this rare event. In ...

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Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Fishes

by F. Brian Eddy & Richard D. Handy

<p>Fishes have evolved to colonise almost every type of aquatic habitat and today they are a hugely diverse group of over 25,000 species. The evolution of this great diversity of species has resulted in a myriad of solutions to the demands posed

ISBN: 9780191631634

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