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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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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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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
Edward J. Larson.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300188219.  Daedalus Item Code: 61526
Knowledgeable and focused, Roald Amundsen has earned his place in history as the first to reach the South Pole. Robert Scott, on the other hand, has often been dismissed as a dashing incompetent who ... (Read More)
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The End of Discovery: Are We Approaching the Boundaries of the Knowable?
Russell Stannard.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199645718.  Daedalus Item Code: 50937
Many scientists attest to the scope and power of scientific thinking, claiming that it will ultimately provide a complete understanding of everything. But Russell Stannard, himself an eminent ... (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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Eureka: How Invention Happens
Gavin Weightman.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300192087.  Daedalus Item Code: 63253
Tracing the long pre-history of five 20th-century inventions that have transformed our lives, British social historian Gavin Weightman reveals a fantastic cast of scientists and inspired amateurs ... (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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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars
Lee Billings.
Publisher: Current.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781617230066.  Daedalus Item Code: 63398
Since its formation nearly five billion years ago, our planet had seemed to us to be the sole living world in a vast and silent universe. Yet over the past two decades astronomers have discovered ... (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 Genesis of Science: How the Christian Middle Ages Launched the Scientific Revolution
James Hannam.
Publisher: Regnery History.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781596981553.  Daedalus Item Code: 63541
Maybe the "Dark Ages" weren't so dark after all, suggests science historian James Hannam; people did not think the world was flat, for instance, and medieval scholars could prove it wasn't. Galileo's ... (Read More)
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