1241 books (63 pages) in this category

Astroquizzical

A Curious Journey Through Our Cosmic Family Tree

by Jillian Scudder

A quirky layperson's guide to how things work in the Universe and why things are the way they are, from shooting stars on Earth, to black holes, to entire galaxies. ...

ISBN: 9781785783340

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

At the Edge of Uncertainty

11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise

by Michael Brooks

From the author of <i>13 Things That Don't Make Sense</i>, the radical new discoveries that will transform how we see the world. ...

ISBN: 9781781251287

Binding: Paperback

$21.99

Atlas of Fullerenes

by P. W. FOWLER

An introduction to the current state of theory in a new and lively field, this volume offers both students and researchers a practical guide. It features a comprehensive set of pictures of fullerene structures and tabulates their properties. In ...

ISBN: 9780486453620

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Atom (Icon Science)

by Piers Bizony

How 200 years of classical physics was turned on its head. ...

ISBN: 9781785782053

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Atomic

The First War of Physics and the Secret History of the Atom Bomb 1939-49

by Jim Baggott

A new edition of the account of the race to build humankind's most destructive weapon. This book draws on declassified material, such as MI6's FarmHall transcripts, coded Soviet messages cracked by American cryptographers in the Venona project, ...

ISBN: 9781848319929

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Atomic Physics and Human Knowledge

by NIELS BOHR

These essays and speeches by the Nobel Prize winning physicist date from 1934 to 1958. Rather than expositions on quantum physics, the articles are philosophical in nature, exploring the relevance of atomic physics to many areas of human ...

ISBN: 9780486479286

Binding: Paperback

$14.99

Atomic Physics: 8th Edition

by MAX BORN

First published in English in 1935, this classic treatment is well known to students and teachers of physics around the world. Since its original publication, Professor Born (Nobel laureate, 1954) continually updated the book to incorporate new ...

ISBN: 9780486659848

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Atomic Spectra and Atomic Structure

by GERHARD HERZBERG

For beginners and specialists in other fields: the Nobel Laureate's widely admired introduction to atomic spectra and their relationship to atomic structures, stressing basic principles. The treatment is physical, rather than mathematical, with ...

ISBN: 9780486601151

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Automating Humanity

by Joe Toscano

ISBN: 9781576879207

Binding: Hardback

$55.00

Awa Book Of New Zealand Science, The

by Rebecca Priestley

This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists. The pieces range from early naturalists' observations of birds, insects and botany, to geological ...

ISBN: 9780958262996

Binding: Paperback

$45.00

Back from the Brink: How Australia's Landscape Can Be Saved

by Peter Andrews

Featured on Australian Story, Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional

ISBN: 9780733319624

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

Backroom Boys

by Francis Spufford

ISBN: 9780571214976

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

Bad Choices

How Algorithms Can Help You Think Smarter and Live Happier

by Ali Almossawi

ISBN: 9781473650770

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Bad Choices

How Algorithms Can Help You Think Smarter and Live Happier

by Ali Almossawi

ISBN: 9781473650787

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Bad Science

by Ben Goldacre

Shorlisted for the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-FictionLonglisted for the Royal Society Prize for Science BooksGuardian columnist Dr Ben Goldacre takes us on a hilarious, invigorating and informative journey through the bad science we're fed

ISBN: 9780007284870

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Basic Machines and How They Work

by NAVAL EDUCATION

This revised edition of an extremely clear Navy training manual leaves nothing to be desired in its presentation. Thorough in its coverage of basic theory, from the lever and inclined plane to internal combustion engines and power trains, it ...

ISBN: 9780486217093

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Basic Optics and Optical Instruments

by NAVAL EDUCATION

Designed as a training manual for Navy personnel (Opticalman 3 & 2), this book provides thorough coverage of the basic theory of optics and its applications. Newly revised and updated, it presents the subject matter with extraordinary clarity, ...

ISBN: 9780486222912

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Before This Decade Is Out

by GLEN E SWANSON

On July 24, 1969, the astronauts of Apollo XI splashed down in the Pacific Ocean, having triumphantly answered John F. Kennedy's 1961 challenge to land an American on the moon ""before this decade is out."" Behind their success lay the ...

ISBN: 9780486483832

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Beta Decay for Pedestrians

by HARRY J. LIPKIN

The ""pedestrian approach"" was developed to describe some essentially simple experimental results and their theoretical implications in plain language. In this graduate-level text, Harry J. Lipkin presents simply, but without ...

ISBN: 9780486438191

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Better Angels Of Our Nature, Theity, The

by Steven Pinker

Believe it or not, today we may be living in the most peaceful time in out species' history. In this epic exploration of the human condition, Steven Pinker shows that, despite the constant stream of news about war, crime and terrorism, violence ...

ISBN: 9780141034645

Binding: Paperback

$24.99