1241 books (63 pages) in this category

Burnham's Celestial Handbook, Volume Two

by ROBERT BURNHAM

Chamaeleon Through OrionWhile there are many books on stars, there is only one Celestial Handbook. Now completely revised through 1977, this unique and necessary reference is available once again to guide amateur and advanced astronomers in ...

ISBN: 9780486235684

Binding: Paperback

$42.99

Can We Travel through Time?

by Michael Brooks

ISBN: 9781780875897

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Cartoon History of Time

by KATE CHARLESWORTH

What is time? How did it begin, and where will it end? Is time travel possible? How does the universe expand, and where do black holes come from? Junior Chicken and Alexis, the Quantum Cat, examine these and other extraordinary concepts, ...

ISBN: 9780486490977

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Case Against Fragrance, The

by Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville had always associated perfume with elegance and beauty. Then the headaches started. Like perhaps a quarter of the population, Grenville reacts badly to the artificial fragrances around us- other people's perfumes, and all those ...

ISBN: 9781925355956

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Catching Breath: The Making and Unmaking of Tuberculosis

by Kathryn Lougheed

<b> </b><br>Tuberculosis has twisted through the millennia hand-in-hand with humanity, leaving its marks on our culture, our history and our DNA, from the birth of <i>Homo sapiens </i>right up to the present day. TB continues to kill more people

ISBN: 9781472930347

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Catching Stardust

by Natalie Starkey

<b>'A promising debut.' <i>New Scientist</i></b><br>Icy, rocky, sometimes dusty, always mysterious comets and asteroids are among the Solar System 's very oldest inhabitants, formed within a swirling cloud of gas and dust in the area of ...

ISBN: 9781472955012

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Celestial Harvest

by JAMES MULLANEY

Discover more than 300 of the finest celestial wonders that can be viewed with common ""backyard"" telescopes, many of which are visible to the naked eye on dark, clear nights. Listed and characterized phenomena include the Andromeda Galaxy, the

ISBN: 9780486425542

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

CERN and the Higgs Boson

The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality

by James Gillies

CERN and the Higgs boson hit the headlines and made particle physics exciting for non-scientists - here's the inside story. ...

ISBN: 9781785783920

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Champions of Illusion

The Best Illusions of the Twenty-First Century

by Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik

In<i> Champions of Illusion</i>, Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik present a smorgasbord of mystifying images, many selected from their Best Illusion of the Year Contest. Whether it’s false motion, tricks of perspective, or shifting ...

ISBN: 9780374120405

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Chancing it

The laws of chance - and what they mean for you

by Robert Matthews

Key insights into how probability affects our lives by one of Britain's leading science writers. ...

ISBN: 9781781250310

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems

by S. NEIL RASBAND

Written when the young science of chaos was gaining a foothold in the scientific community, this book introduces the field's concepts, applications, theory, and technique. Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, researchers, ...

ISBN: 9780486795997

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Charged Particle Beams

by STANLEY HUMPHRIES

""An invaluable reference for students, scientists, and engineers in the field of charged particle beams."" - Chiping Chen, Ph.D., Principal Research Scientist, MITDetailed enough for a text and sufficiently comprehensive for a reference, this ...

ISBN: 9780486498683

Binding: Paperback

$75.00

Chariots for Apollo

by COURTNEY G BROOKS

Millions around the world watched as the Apollo 11 astronauts ""came in peace for all mankind"" to take humanity's first steps on the moon. Their mission's triumph was equally attributable to a less visible crew of nearly 400,000 people in ...

ISBN: 9780486467566

Binding: Paperback

$46.99

Chemical History of a Candle

by MICHAEL FARADAY

One of the greatest experimental scientists of all time, Michael Faraday (1791-1867) developed the first electric motor, electric generator, and dynamo - essentially creating the science of electrochemistry. This book, the result of six lectures

ISBN: 9780486425429

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Chemical Kinetics and Reaction Dynamics

by PAUL L. HOUSTON

This text teaches the principles underlying modern chemical kinetics in a clear, direct fashion, using several examples to enhance basic understanding. It features solutions to selected problems, with separate sections and appendices that cover ...

ISBN: 9780486453347

Binding: Paperback

$62.99

Chemical Magic

by LEONARD A. FORD

Classic guide provides intriguing entertainment while elucidating sound scientific principles, with more than 100 unusual stunts: cold fire, dust explosions, a nylon rope trick, a disappearing beaker, much more. ...

ISBN: 9780486676289

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Chemical Oscillations, Waves, and Turbulence

by Y. KURAMOTO

This highly respected, frequently cited book addresses two exciting fields: pattern formation and synchronization of oscillators. It systematically develops the dynamics of many-oscillator systems of dissipative type, with special emphasis on ...

ISBN: 9780486428819

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Citizen Science

by Caren Cooper

Do you think you need a degree in science to contribute to important scientific discoveries' Think again. All around the world, from Britain to Australia, in fields ranging from astronomy to zoology, millions of ordinary people take part in the ...

ISBN: 9780715652336

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Citizen Scientist

by Mary Ellen Hannibal

ISBN: 9781615192434

Binding: Hardback

$36.99

Classical Dynamics

by DONALD T. GREENWOOD

Graduate-level text provides strong background in more abstract areas of dynamical theory. Hamilton's equations, d'Alembert's principle, Hamilton-Jacobi theory, other topics. Problems and references. Since Lagrange laid the foundation of ...

ISBN: 9780486696904

Binding: Paperback

$32.99