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The Discovery of Jeanne Baret: A Story of Science, the High Seas, and the First Woman to Circumnavigate the Globe
Glynis Ridley.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307463524.  Daedalus Item Code: 23501
 
An herbologist in 18th-century France and the lover of botanist Philibert Commerson, Jeanne Baret disguised herself as a man to accompany him on the first French circumnavigation of the world. Glynis ... (Read More)
 
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Drawing the Map of Life: Inside the Human Genome Project
Victor K. McElheny.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780465028955.  Daedalus Item Code: 51776
 
Considered one of the greatest scientific achievements of all time, government-sponsored researchers successfully completed the mapping of the human genome in 2003. In addition to explaining the ... (Read More)
 
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Early Responses to the Periodic System
Masanori Kaji, Helge Kragh & Gábor Palló, eds.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780190200077.  Daedalus Item Code: 63926
 
While many historians have studied Dmitri Mendeleev's 1869 formulation of the periodic system, few have analyzed the ways in which the scientific community perceived and employed it. Taking an ... (Read More)
 
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Edward Bancroft: Scientist, Author, Spy
Thomas J. Schaeper.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300118421.  Daedalus Item Code: 32738
 
(A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2011) Born in Massachusetts in 1745, Edward Bancroft moved to England in the 1760s and became a scientist and man of letters, elected to the ... (Read More)
 
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Erasmus Darwin: Sex, Science, & Serendipity
Patricia Fara.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199582662.  Daedalus Item Code: 50938
 
The world, wrote Charles Darwin, resembles "one great slaughter-house, one universal scene of rapacity and injustice." Surprisingly, that nutshell image of competitive natural selection originated ... (Read More)
 
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Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea
Carl Zimmer. Stephen Jay Gould, intro.
Publisher: William Heinemann.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780434009091.  Daedalus Item Code: 62954
 
Darwin wrote The Origins of Species in 1859, long before paleontologists and geologists worked out the chronology of life on Earth, long before biologists uncovered the molecules that underlie ... (Read More)
 
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Extra Sensory: The Science and Pseudoscience of Telepathy and Other Powers of the Mind
Brian Clegg.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250019066.  Daedalus Item Code: 60802
 
We'd all love to have abilities like telepathy, telekinesis, and clairvoyance, notes physicist Brian Clegg—but is there any solid evidence to back up these talents, or are they nothing more than ... (Read More)
 
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From Quantum to Cosmos: The Universe Within
Neil Turok.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571299478.  Daedalus Item Code: 54846
 
In this visionary work, TED Prize–winning physicist Neil Turok explores the great discoveries of the past three centuries, from the classical mechanics of Newton and the nature of light to the ... (Read More)
 
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Gender and Boyle's Law of Gases
Elizabeth Potter.
Publisher: Indiana.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780253214553.  Daedalus Item Code: 31945
 
Though we tend to think of science as purely objective, based on demonstrable proofs and phenomena, scientists are of course human, and subject to certain assumptions and prejudices. A professor of ... (Read More)
 
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The Gene: An Intimate History
Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476733500.  Daedalus Item Code: 69362
 
What becomes of being human when we learn to "read" and "write" our own genetic information? The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies, cancer physician and researcher ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Stink of Paris and the Nineteenth-Century Struggle against Filth and Germs
David S. Barnes.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780801883491.  Daedalus Item Code: 63237
 
Late in the summer of 1880, a wave of odors emanated from the sewers of Paris; as the stench lingered, outraged residents feared that the foul air would breed an epidemic. Some 15 years later—when ... (Read More)
 
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Hans Christian Ørsted: Reading Nature's Mind
Dan Ch. Christensen.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199669264.  Daedalus Item Code: 51803
 
Though his name is little known here, Danish scientist Hans Christian Ørsted (1777–1851) was instrumental to modern physics and technology. He brought Kant's metaphysics to fruition, and his 1820 ... (Read More)
 
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