1170 books (59 pages) in this category

Cosmos

by Carl Sagan

In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space. Featuring a new Introduction by Sagan’s collaborator, Ann ...

ISBN: 9781543603088

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

CPS7 PK Astronomy Notes w/ CD 2013

by Strobel

ISBN: 9781259155734

Binding: CD-ROM

$152.40

Crucibles

by BERNARD JAFFE

This book is a classic in the field of popular science. Standard reading since the 1930s, it is one of the few historeis of chemistry to concentrate on the lives of the great chemists. Through these dramatic and human stories, it gives an ...

ISBN: 9780486233420

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Crustal Permeability

by Tom Gleeson

<p>Permeability is the primary control on fluid flow in the Earth&rsquo;s crust and is key to a surprisingly wide range of geological processes, because it controls the advection of heat and solutes and the generation of anomalous pore ...

ISBN: 9781119166566

Binding: Hardback

$231.95

Curious Tales from Chemistry

The Last Alchemist in Paris and Other Episodes

by Lars &Ouml;hrstr&ouml;m

ISBN: 9780198743927

Binding: Paperback

$30.95

Dardick Home Butchering

by Dardick

ISBN: 9780074701133

Binding: Paperback

$54.95

Dawn of Astronomy

by J. NORMAN LOCKYER

A pioneer in the fields of astrophysics and astro-archeology, J. Norman Lockyer believed that ancient Egyptian monuments were constructed ""in strict relation to the stars."" In this celebrated study, he explores the relationship between ...

ISBN: 9780486450124

Binding: Paperback

$44.99

De Magnete

by WILLIAM GILBERT

Much of modern science is based upon the theories and discoveries of William Gilbert, the brilliant English physician and physicist who was the first great experimental scientist. Gilbert was the first to use the word ""electricity,"" to ...

ISBN: 9780486267616

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

De Re Metallica

by GEORGIUS AGRICOLA

Originally published in 1556, Agricola's De ReM etallica was the first book on mining to be based on field research and observation - what today would be called the ""scientific approach."" It was therefore the first book to offer detailed ...

ISBN: 9780486600062

Binding: Paperback

$75.00

Death on Earth: Adventures in Evolution and Mortality

by Jules Howard

As you read these words Planet Earth teems with trillions of life-forms, each going about their own business; eating, reproducing, thriving . Yet the life of almost every single entity draws nearer and nearer to certain death. Why? Why is death ...

ISBN: 9781472915085

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Decoding Reality

The Universe as Quantum Information

by Vlatko Vedral

ISBN: 9780198815433

Binding: Paperback

$21.95

Delusions of Gender

The Real Science Behind Sex Differences

by Cordelia Fine

A passionately argued and much-needed corrective to the belief that men's and women's brains are intrinsically different. ...

ISBN: 9781848312203

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Descent of Man

by CHARLES DARWIN

Published on the anniversary of Darwin's 200th birthday, these prime excerpts from the great naturalist's landmark work build on the evolutionary concepts introduced in On the Origin of Species. The earlier work provided a basic exposition of ...

ISBN: 9780486471648

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Detonation

by WILDON FICKETT

Detonation, as the authors point out, differs from other forms of combustion ""in that all the important energy transfer is by mass flow in strong compression waves, with negligible contributions from other processes like heat conduction."" ...

ISBN: 9780486414560

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Development of Modern Chemistry

by AARON J. IHDE

ISBN: 9780486642352

Binding: Paperback

$54.99

Deviate

The Science of Seeing Differently

by Beau Lotto

ISBN: 9781474601023

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences

by GALILEO GALILEI

This is the standard translation of one of the greatest single works by one of Western sciences' greatest single men, the Renaissance physicist Galileo Galilei. Written near the end of his life, the book had to be published abroad and led to ...

ISBN: 9780486600994

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Diatoms

Fundamentals and Applications

by Joseph Seckbach

<p>The aim of this new book series (<i>Diatoms: Biology and Applications</i>) is to provide a comprehensive and reliable source of information on diatom biology and applications. The first book of the series, Diatoms Fundamentals & Applications,

ISBN: 9781119370215

Binding: Hardback

$510.95

Dictionary of Geology and Mineralogy

by McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780071410441

Binding: Paperback

$44.95

Dimensional Analysis

by HANS G. HORNUNG

Derived from a course in fluid mechanics, this text for advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students employs symmetry arguments to demonstrate the principles of dimensional analysis. The examples provided illustrate the effectiveness ...

ISBN: 9780486446059

Binding: Paperback

$16.99