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Invisible: The Dangerous Allure of the Unseen
Philip Ball.
Publisher: Chicago.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780226238890.  Daedalus Item Code: 61938
If offered the chance—by cloak, spell, or superpower—to be invisible, who wouldn't want to give it a try? We are drawn to the idea of stealthy voyeurism and the ability to conceal our own acts, but ... (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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A Man of Misconceptions: The Life of an Eccentric in an Age of Change
John Glassie.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594488719.  Daedalus Item Code: 43117
(A Scientific American Best Science Book of 2012 and a New York Times Book Review "Editor's Choice") The interests of 17th-century priest-scientist Athanasius Kircher knew no ... (Read More)
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Medicine: Perspectives in History and Art
Robert E. Greenspan.
Publisher: Ponteverde Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780972448604.  Daedalus Item Code: 42780
This magisterial history of medicine, dentistry, and even quackery is conveyed by physicians and their patients through anecdotes, letters, and art. The discipline's discoveries and controversies, as ... (Read More)
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Poor Robin's Prophecies: A Curious Almanac, and the Everyday Mathematics of Georgian Britain
Benjamin Wardhaugh.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199605422.  Daedalus Item Code: 50952
Author, astrologer, journalist, satirist, and "well-willer to the mathematics," Poor Robin of Saffron Walden was an invented figure of British popular culture from the Restoration to the end of the ... (Read More)
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Powering the Dream: The History and Promise of Green Technology
Alexis Madrigal.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780306820991.  Daedalus Item Code: 60504
Our relationship with green technology is hardly a recent development; Americans have been imagining and inventing cheap and renewable energy solutions for more than a century. Here Atlantic ... (Read More)
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Probability Is the Very Guide of Life: The Philosophical Use of Chance
Henry E. Kyburg Jr. & Mariam Thalos, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812695137.  Daedalus Item Code: 63321
The theory of probability grew up first in gaming rooms, and then among insurance companies, but was eventually applied by philosophers to all kinds of ordinary choices. That application, however, ... (Read More)
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The Secret World of Sleep: The Surprising Science of the Mind at Rest
Penelope A. Lewis.
Publisher: Macmillan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780230107595.  Daedalus Item Code: 63441
Science has uncovered many ways our own brains trip us up, from their propensity toward irrational thought to intuitions that deceive us. Yet there is new research on sleep, notes neuroscientist ... (Read More)
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Sudden Genius?: The Gradual Path to Creative Breakthroughs
Andrew Robinson.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199569953.  Daedalus Item Code: 61151
Where do ideas come from? And why do the best ideas sometimes strike in a flash of supposed "sudden genius"? Andrew Robinson—the former literary editor of London's Times Higher Education ... (Read More)
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Systematicity: The Nature of Science
Paul Hoyningen-Huene.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199985050.  Daedalus Item Code: 60963
A philosopher of science and theoretical physicist, Paul Hoyningen-Huene here answers the question "What is science?" by proposing that scientific knowledge is primarily distinguished from other ... (Read More)
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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality
Dave Goldberg.
Publisher: Dutton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780525953661.  Daedalus Item Code: 61014
Speeding across space and time, physicist Dave Goldberg shows here that every part of our elegant universe, from the Higgs boson particle to the most massive group of galaxies, is shaped by hidden ... (Read More)
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Visions of a Vanished World: The Extraordinary Fossils of the Hunsrück Slate
Gabriele Kühl, Christoph Bartels, Derek E. G. Briggs & Jes Rust. Richard Fortey, foreword.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300184600.  Daedalus Item Code: 62725
About 400 million years ago, earthquake activity and other major events caused sudden inundations of muddy sediment along the seafloor. Animal communities were instantly engulfed—the inhabitants ... (Read More)
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