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The Genial Gene: Deconstructing Darwinian Selfishness
Joan Roughgarden.
Publisher: California.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780520258266.  Daedalus Item Code: 24082
Are selfishness and individuality—rather than kindness and cooperation—basic to biological nature? Does a "selfish gene" create universal sexual conflict? Joan Roughgarden forcefully rejects these ... (Read More)
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Geology of the Great Plains and Mountain West: Investigate How the Earth Was Formed
Cynthia Light Brown. Eric Baker, illus.
Publisher: Nomad Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781936313839.  Daedalus Item Code: 31219
Why does the largest river system in North America meander across the middle of the continent? How does such a system relate to the rugged Rocky Mountains? And how did earthquakes in New Madrid, ... (Read More)
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The Georgian Star: How William and Caroline Herschel Revolutionized Our Understanding of the Cosmos
Michael D. Lemonick.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393065749.  Daedalus Item Code: 01954
Amateur scientist William Herschel found international fame after discovering the planet Uranus in 1781. Though he is still best known for this finding, his partnership with his sister Caroline ... (Read More)
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I Died for Beauty: Dorothy Wrinch and the Cultures of Science
Marjorie Senechal.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199732593.  Daedalus Item Code: 43594
A protégé of Bertrand Russell and the first woman to receive a doctor of science degree from Oxford University, Dorothy Wrinch (1894–1976) made major contributions to mathematical physics, ... (Read More)
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James Joseph Sylvester: Life and Work in Letters
Karen Hunger Parshall.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199671380.  Daedalus Item Code: 50841
In the folklore of mathematics, James Joseph Sylvester (1814–97) is the eccentric, hot-tempered British Jew wielding a sword-cane, who—together with Arthur Cayley—developed a theory and language of ... (Read More)
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Jumped, Fell, or Pushed: How Forensics Solved 50 "Perfect" Murders
Steven A. Koehler, with Pete Moore & David Owen.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781606520376.  Daedalus Item Code: 53951
How did a single piece of twisted metal from the rubble of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing lead investigators to capture and convict Timothy McVeigh? What crucial bit of evidence allowed detectives to ... (Read More)
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Life Explained
Michel Morange.
Publisher: Yale/Editions Odile Jacob.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300137323.  Daedalus Item Code: 21832
Over half a century ago Francis Crick and James D. Watson proposed the double helix model for the DNA molecule, believing they had, as Crick put it, "found the secret of life." Discoveries of recent ... (Read More)
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A Life of Discovery: Michael Faraday, Giant of the Scientific Revolution
James Hamilton.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400060160.  Daedalus Item Code: 53365
Born at the turn of the 19th century, at the end of both the scientific revolution and the Enlightenment, Michael Faraday was the son of a blacksmith and had a slim education, yet he was gifted with ... (Read More)
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Long for This World: The Strange Science of Immortality
Jonathan Weiner.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780060765361.  Daedalus Item Code: 13799
Pulitzer Prize–winning science writer Jonathan Weiner offers this fast-paced and astonishing scientific adventure story: has the long-sought secret of eternal youth at last been found? In the 20th ... (Read More)
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Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science
Christoph Irmscher.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547577678.  Daedalus Item Code: 52615
During an 1846 lecture tour in Boston, Swiss biologist Louis Agassiz decided to stay, eventually becoming the best-known American scientist of his era. Renowned for his pioneering studies of the ice ... (Read More)
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The Merely Personal: Observations on Science and Scientists
Jeremy Bernstein.
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781566633444.  Daedalus Item Code: 01876
A compilation of observations on science and scientists, these 13 essays from the National Book Award–nominated author of Albert Einstein and Hitler's Uranium Club include critical ... (Read More)
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Missing Links: In Search of Human Origins
John Reader.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199276851.  Daedalus Item Code: 51805
A classic work on the search for humanity's origins, John Reader's 1981 Missing Links: The Hunt for Earliest Man is here completely revised, updated, and beautifully illustrated. His vivid ... (Read More)
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