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From Micro to Macro

Adventures of a Wandering Physicist

by Vlatko Vedral

<p>This is a popular science book exploring the limits of scientific explanation. In particular, it debates if all sciences will ultimately be reducible to physics. The journey starts with physics itself, where there is a gap between the micro ...

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From Text to 'Lived' Resources

Mathematics Curriculum Materials and Teacher Development

by Ghislaine Gueudet, Birgit Pepin & Luc Trouche

<p>What kinds of curriculum materials do mathematics teachers select and use, and how? This question is complex, in a period of deep evolutions of teaching resources, with the proficiency of online resources in particular. How do teachers learn ...

ISBN: 9789400719668

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From the Beginning

by Erica Carter

<p>A long time ago, the sun, stars, ocean, mountains, and everything else—even time—did not exist.</p> <p>So how did everything come from nothing?</p> <p>The straightforward, scientific explanations in this wonderful little book will help you ...

ISBN: 9781514444320

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Fully Implicit, Coupled Procedures in Computational Fluid Dynamics

An Engineer's Resource Book

by Zeka Mazhar

<p>This book introduces a new generation of superfast algorithms for the treatment of the notoriously difficult velocity-pressure coupling problem in incompressible fluid flow solutions. It provides all the necessary details for the ...

ISBN: 9783319298955

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Fun Science

A Guide To Life, The Universe And Why Science Is So Awesome

by Charlie McDonnell

Welcome, fellow humans (and others), to the world of FUN SCIENCE! I'm Charlie, also known across the internet as charlieissocoollike. In my book, I'll be taking you on an awesome journey through the cosmos, beginning with the Big Bang through to

ISBN: 9781849499316

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Functional Materials

Advances and Applications in Energy Storage and Conversion

by Toshio Naito

<p>The world is currently facing the urgent and demanding challenges of saving and utilizing energy as efficiently as possible. Materials science, where chemistry meets physics, has garnered a great deal of attention because of its versatile ...

ISBN: 9780429886713

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Functional Molecular Materials

An Introductory Textbook

by Matteo Atzori & Flavia Artizzu

<p>The field of molecular materials represents an exciting playground for the design, tailoring, and combination of chemical building blocks as carriers of physical properties and aims at the understanding and development of novel functional ...

ISBN: 9781351233644

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Fundamental Planetary Science

Physics, Chemistry and Habitability

by Jack J. Lissauer & Imke de Pater

<p>A quantitative introduction to the Solar System and planetary systems science for advanced undergraduate students, this engaging new textbook explains the wide variety of physical, chemical and geological processes that govern the motions and

ISBN: 9781107357112

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Fundamentals of Fault Current and Grounding in Electrical Systems

by Halden Morris

<p>This book seeks to explain in simple terms the behavior of fault current through the general mass of earth, the origin of short circuit current and its value, and how a circuit breaker operates. The drawings are unique and allow the reader to

ISBN: 9781490735634

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Fundamentals of Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications to Communications

by Kun Il Park

<p>This book provides engineers with focused treatment of the mathematics needed to understand probability, random variables, and stochastic processes, which are essential mathematical disciplines used in communications engineering. The author ...

ISBN: 9783319680750

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Fundamentals of Seismic Loading on Structures

by Tapan K. Sen

This book provides a practical guide to the basic essentials of earthquake engineering with a focus on seismic loading and structural design. Benefiting from the author’s extensive career in structural and earthquake engineering, dynamic ...

ISBN: 9780470742358

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Fundamentals of the General Theory of the Universe

by Vladimir (Waldemar) Groo (Groh)

<p>Fundamentals of the General Theory of the Universe builds upon knowledge empirically obtained by mankind. In doing so, it interprets phenomena that have until now lacked definitive explanation, such as superconductivity and propagation of ...

ISBN: 9781496984463

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Funding your Career in Science

From Research Idea to Personal Grant

by Ritsert C. Jansen

<p>Dreaming of a successful future in science? This practical guide for students, postdocs and professors offers a unique step-by-step approach to help you get the funding to start or consolidate your own research career. From preparing and ...

ISBN: 9781107425170

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Fungi: A Very Short Introduction

by Nicholas P. Money

<p>The variety of the mycological world is far greater than most people imagine. Tens of thousands of fungal species have been described and many more are known only from the abundance of their genes in soil and water. Fungi are hugely important

ISBN: 9780191002595

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Fur-Farming in Canada

by John Walter Jones

<p>IT would be futile to record all the early attempts to rear foxes in captivity and note has, therefore, been made of the experiences of only a few breeders at widely separated points. The experimenters, in most cases, were wholly unacquainted

ISBN: 1230002296890

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Fusion, Pharoahs and Photons

The Story of the Sun

by Alan Hall

This ebook addresses fusion as a source of energy. It sets out how the nuclear reactions taking place inside the sun might be able to provide a clean alternative to the current fusion reactions used in today's nuclear power stations. ...

ISBN: 9781468965797

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Future Babble

why expert predictions are wrong — and why we believe them anyway

by Dan Gardner

<p><strong>For fans of <em>Blink</em>, <em>The Tipping Point</em>, and <em>Freakonomics</em>, here is a brilliant, funny, and accessible exploration of our flawed quest for certainty.</strong></p> <p>In 2008, as the price of oil surged above ...

ISBN: 9781921753718

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Future Files

a history of the next 50 years

by Richard Watson

<p>Prediction is a dangerous game — the future is never a straight, linear extrapolation from the present. Unexpected innovations and events will conspire to trip up the best-laid plans — but it’s better than not thinking about the future at ...

ISBN: 9781921753008

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Future Remains

A Cabinet of Curiosities for the Anthropocene

by Gregg Mitman, Marco Armiero & Robert Emmett

<p>What can a pesticide pump, a jar full of sand, or an old calico print tell us about the Anthropocene—the age of humans? Just as paleontologists look to fossil remains to infer past conditions of life on earth, so might past and present-day ...

ISBN: 9780226508825

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Future Science

Essays from the cutting edge

by Max Brockman

<p>The next wave of science writing is here. Editor Max Brockman has talent-spotted 19 young scientists, working on leading-edge research across a wide range of fields. Nearly half of them are women, and all of them are great communicators: ...

ISBN: 9780191628184

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