1166 books (59 pages) in this category

Birdology: Adventures with Hip Hop Parrots, Cantankerous Cassowaries, Crabby Crows, Peripatetic Pigeons, Hens, Hawks, and Hummingbirds

by Sy Montgomery

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ISBN: 9781416569855

Binding: Paperback


Birth and Death of the Sun


How did our sun come into being? What keeps it hot and luminous, and what will be its ultimate fate? This fascinating and informative book offers answers to some of nature's most exciting and difficult questions. George Gamow, renowned physicist

ISBN: 9780486442310

Binding: Paperback


Blueprint for a Battlestar

Scientific explanations for Sci-fi's greatest inventions

by Rod Pyle

This beautifully illustrated pop science book which answers the enduring questions raised by science fiction, such as 'Do hoverboards really exist?', 'How can you bring a dinosaur back to life?' and 'Can we really travel in time and space?' ...

ISBN: 9781781315934

Binding: Hardback


Body Has a Head


The inspirational introduction to how the body works. Awesome and magnificent as the body itself, here is the one book that explains the mysteries of human anatomy from head to heart; muscles to metabolism; bones to blood and beyond in a way ...

ISBN: 9781911440574

Binding: Paperback


Book of Black


""A really fun grab-bag of fascinating black facts related to science, pop-culture, sports, animals, religion, history, and so much more."" - Wink Books""Clever compendium of dark things include interesting scientific explanations."" - Science ...

ISBN: 9781606600498

Binding: Hardback


Book of Green Quotations


""The supreme reality of our time is . . . the vulnerability of our planet."" When President John F. Kennedy sounded that alarm in 1963, the world couldn't anticipate the gravity of his warning. Today, as we confront the challenges of air ...

ISBN: 9780486467818

Binding: Paperback


Boom! 50 Fantastic Science Experiments to Try at Home with Your Kids

by Chris Smith

Want to know how to create fireworks from a crisp packet? Turn rice into quicksand? Generate a cloud in a lemonade bottle? How about build a toaster-powered hot air balloon, or work out the speed of light using margarine and a microwave? In this

ISBN: 9781504800136

Binding: Paperback


Boom! The Violent Supernovas and Galactic Explosions and Earthly MayhemThat Shook Our Universe

by Bob Berman

Space is quiet. Billion trillions of stars slowly burning out their lives. Bodies of rock, moons, planets, floating in the dark. Most of the time. Sometimes violence is unleashed on the cosmos, the ripple effects so far-reaching that they ...

ISBN: 9781786075970

Binding: Paperback


Boron Hydrides


In this classic monograph, Nobel Prize-winning chemist William N. Lipscomb elucidates his area of expertise: the general structural principles and reactions of boron hydrides and related compounds. Lipscomb's work appeared only a decade after ...

ISBN: 9780486488226

Binding: Paperback


Boundary and Eigenvalue Problems in Mathematical Physics


This well-known text uses a limited number of basic concepts and techniques - Hamilton's principle, the theory of the first variation and Bernoulli's separation method - to develop complete solutions to linear boundary value problems associated ...

ISBN: 9780486661322

Binding: Paperback


Brain Food: The Surprising Science of Eating for Cognitive Power

by Dr Lisa Mosconi

'We are what we eat' is an age-old adage. But while we often talk about diets affecting our fitness, we don't talk about how what we eat and drink affects the health of the hungriest organ in the body - our brain.<BR><BR><i>Brain Food </i>makes ...

ISBN: 9780241299043

Binding: Paperback


Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity, The

by Norman Doidge

The phenomenon of neuroplasticity - the discovery that the brain can change its own structure and function in response to mental experience - is the most important development in our understanding of the brain and mind since the beginning of ...

ISBN: 9781925106374

Binding: Paperback


Bread Givers

A Novel

by Anzia Yezierska

ISBN: 9780892552900

Binding: Paperback


Breakfast with Einstein

by Chad Orzel

Just beneath the surface of our ordinary lives, strange phenomena lurk. Exciting physics doesn 't only show up in the Big Bang, or a black hole, or in the guts of giant particle accelerators like the Large Hadron Collider it 's all around ...

ISBN: 9781786074041

Binding: Paperback


Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

The incredible story of spaceflight before the establishment of NASA.<br>NASA's history is a familiar story, one that typically peaks with Neil Armstrong taking his small step on the Moon in 1969. But America's space agency wasn't created in a ...

ISBN: 9781472911179

Binding: Hardback


Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

by Amy Shira Teitel

NASA's history is a familiar story, culminating with the agency successfully landing men on the Moon in 1969. But NASA's prehistory is a rarely told tale, one that is largely absent from the popular space-age literature but that gives the ...

ISBN: 9781472911186

Binding: Paperback


Breakthrough: How One Teen Innovator Is Changing The World

by Andraka Jack

<b>An inspiring teenage memoir from globally renowned young scientist Jack Andraka </b> Have you ever had a problem you would give everything to solve - a problem so difficult you would spend years searching for a solution? ...

ISBN: 9781925106541

Binding: Paperback


Brilliant Green

The Surprising History and Science of Plant Intelligence

by Stefano Mancuso

<p><b>A leading plant scientist offers a new understanding of the botanical world and a passionate argument for intelligent plant life.&nbsp;</b><br><br>Are plants intelligent?&nbsp;Can they solve problems, communicate, and navigate their ...

ISBN: 9781610917315

Binding: Paperback


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

by Helen Pilcher

If you could bring back one living being from the whole of the history of time, what would you choose? Comedian and former stem-cell biologist Helen Pilcher has thought about this problem, a lot. In <i>Bring back the King</i>, Helen explains the

ISBN: 9781472912268

Binding: Paperback


Broca's Brain

Reflections on the Romance of Science

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan, writer and scientist, returns from the frontier to tell us about how the world works. In his delightfully down-to-earth style, he explores and explains a mind-boggling future of intelligent robots, extraterrestrial life and its ...

ISBN: 9781543616996

Binding: CD-Audio

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