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What Fossils Tell Us: The History of Life

By: Anderson, Bridget

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lickle Publishing:

Seller ID: BB0211800

ISBN: 1890674133

Condition: vg/vg


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The Periodic Kingdom: A Journey Into The Land Of The Chemical Elements (science Masters Series)

By: Atkins, P. W.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Basic Books, 1995:

Seller ID: BB0260814

ISBN: 0465072658

Condition: vg


Come on a journey into the heart of matter--and enjoy the process --as a brilliant scientist and entertaining tour guide takes you on a fascinating voyage through the Periodic Kingdom, the world of the elements. The periodic table, your map for this trip, is the most important concept in chemistry. It hangs in classrooms and labs throughout the world, providing support for students, suggesting new avenues of research for professionals, succinctly organizing the whole of chemistry. The one hundred or so elements listed in the table make up everything in the universe, from microscopic organisms ... View more info

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Darwin's black box

By: Behe, Michael J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2006.:

Edition: 10

Seller ID: BB0212852

ISBN: 0743290313

Condition: vg


"Darwin's Black Box" helped to launch the Intelligent Design movement: the argument that nature exhibits evidence of design, beyond Darwinian randomness. Today, with the movement stronger than ever, Michael J. Behe updates the book with an important new Afterword on the state of the debate. "--Time" Naming "Darwin's Black Box" to the National Review's list of the 100 most important nonfiction works of the twentieth century, George Gilder wrote that it "overthrows Darwin at the end of the twentieth century in the same way that quantum theory overthrew Newton at the beginning." Discussin... View more info

The ascent of man

By: Bronowski, Jacob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1974, c1973], 1974:

Seller ID: BB0246671

ISBN: 0316109304

Condition: VG


A nice clean copy. There is an inscription in the inside front cover of this book. View more info

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A Short History Of Nearly Everything

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Broadway Books, 2004:

Seller ID: BB0258745

ISBN: 076790818X

Condition: vg


One of the world's most beloved writers and bestselling author of "One Summer" takes his ultimate journey--into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer. In "A Walk in the Woods," Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail--well, most of it. In "A Sunburned Country," he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his biggest book, he confronts his greatest challenge: to understand--and, if possible, answer--the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. Taking as territory everything from the Bi... View more info

Methods of protein separation

By: Catsimpoolas, Nicholas

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York : Plenum Press, [1975-, 1976:

Seller ID: BB0251390

ISBN: 0306346028

Condition: g/g


Former owner's name written on front endpaper. Dusk jacket worn with chipping and creasing to extremities. View more info

The Golem: What Everyone Should Know About Science (canto Original Series)

By: Collins, Harry M. ; Trevor Pinch

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1994:

Seller ID: BB0260241

ISBN: 0521477360

Condition: vg


Science, it would seem, is neither all good nor all bad. It gives us nuclear accidents and cures for disease, agricultural self-sufficiency and death in space flight. Harry Collins and Trevor Pinch liken science to the Golem, a creature from Jewish mythology, powerful yet potentially dangerous, a gentle, helpful creature that may yet run amok at any moment. Through a series of intriguing case studies of famous and not-so-famous scientific episodes, ranging from relativity and cold fusion to memory in worms and the sex lives of lizards, the authors debunk the idea that science is the straightfo... View more info

Strategies for Physical Mapping

By: Davies, Kay E. ; Shirley M. Tilghman

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press,U.S., 1992:

Seller ID: BB0251415

ISBN: 0879694122

Condition: vg


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Tycho and Kepler: The Unlikely Partnership That Forever Changed Our Understanding of the Heavens

By: Ferguson, Kitty

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Walker & Company, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0251409

ISBN: 0802713904

Condition: vg/vg


On his deathbed in 1601, the Danish nobleman and greatest naked-eye astronomer, Tycho Brahe, begged his young colleague, Johannes Kepler, "Let me not seem to have lived in vain." For more than thirty years-- mostly in his native Denmark and then in Prague under the patronage of the Holy Roman Emperor, Rudolph II-- Tycho had meticulously observed the movements of the planets and the positions of the stars. From these observations he developed his Tychonic system of the universe-- a highly original, if incorrect, scheme that attempted to reconcile the ancient belief that the Earth stood still wi... View more info

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Coming of age in the Milky Way

By: Ferris, Timothy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York ; Anchor Books, 1989, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0248820

ISBN: 0385263260

Condition: vg


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Coming of age in the Milky Way

By: Ferris, Timothy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York ; Anchor Books, 1989, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0255319

ISBN: 0385263260

Condition: vg


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They all laughed

By: Flatow, Ira

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York HarperPerennial 1993.:

Edition: 256

Seller ID: BB0241740

ISBN: 0060924152

Condition: g


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The elegant universe

By: Greene, Brian

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2000, c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0260239

ISBN: 0375708111

Condition: vg


" Greene] develops one fresh new insight after another...In the great tradition of physicists writing for the masses, The Elegant Universe sets a standard that will be hard to beat." --George Johnson, "The New York Times Book Review" In a rare blend of scientific insight and writing as elegant as the theories it explains, Brian Greene, one of the world's leading string theorists, peels away the layers of mystery surrounding string theory to reveal a universe that consists of 11 dimensions where the fabric of space tears and repairs itself, and all matter-from the smallest quarks to the mos... View more info

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The Science Of Harry Potter: How Magic Really Works

By: Highfield, Roger

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Viking Adult, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0257775

ISBN: 0670031534

Condition: vg/vg


Magic and science may seem like strange bedfellows, but in this captivating and far-ranging book, respected science journalist Roger Highfield nimbly illustrates how the two disciplines are actually deeply intertwined in the Harry Potter books. Like Highfield's "The Physics of Christmas," "The Science of Harry Potter" teases out the scientific explanations and surprising factual foundation of marvels and mysteries-only this time instead of reindeer and Santa, Highfield trains his eye on dragons, broomsticks, and all the wonderful oddities of J. K. Rowling's enchanted world. Highfield uses the ... View more info

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Physics For Dummies

By: Holzner, Steve

Price: $8.00

Publisher: For Dummies, 2006:

Seller ID: BB0260569

ISBN: 0764554336

Condition: vg


Does just thinking about the laws of motion make your head spin? Does studying electricity short your circuits? Do the complexities of thermodynamics cool your enthusiasm?Thanks to this book, you don't have to be Einstein to understand physics. As you read about Newton's Laws, Kepler's Laws, Hooke's Law, Ohm's Law, and others, you'll appreciate the "For Dummies" law: The easier we make it, the faster people understand it and the more they enjoy it Whether you're taking a class, helping kids with homework, or trying to find out how the world works, this book helps you understand basic physi... View more info

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Banana: The Fate Of The Fruit That Changed The World

By: Koeppel, Dan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Plume, 2008:

Seller ID: BB0260589

ISBN: 0452290082

Condition: vg


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Dart for Absolute Beginners

By: Kopec, David

Price: $29.50

Publisher: SPRINGER VERLAG GMBH:

Seller ID: BB0259429

ISBN: 1430264810

Condition: Like New


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A Sand County almanac

By: Leopold, Aldo

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London ; Oxford University Press, 1968, c1949.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0261468

ISBN: 0195007778

Condition: vg


First published in 1949 and praised in The New York Times Book Review as "a trenchant book, full of vigor and bite," A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the land. Written with an unparalleled understanding of the ways of nature, the book includes a section on the monthly changes of the Wisconsin countryside; another part that gathers informal pieces written by Leopold over a forty-year period as he traveled through the woodlands of Wisconsin, Iowa, Arizona, Sonora, Oregon, M... View more info

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This is your brain on music

By: Levitin, Daniel J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Plume, 2007, c2006.:

Seller ID: BB0256860

ISBN: 0452288525

Condition: vg


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The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

By: Lewis, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, 2016:

Seller ID: BB0247010

ISBN: 0393254593

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