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The Great Rift Valleys of Pangea in Eastern North America: Sedimentology, Stratigraphy, and Paleontology: Volume II
Peter M. LeTourneau & Paul E. Olsen, eds.
Publisher: Columbia Univ. Press.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780231126762.  Daedalus Item Code: 54807
Because the earth has dramatically reformed its landmasses over millions of years, rift basins—like the continental split of Pangea that eventually formed the Atlantic Ocean—are best studied not as ... (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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Gulp: Adventures in the Alimentary Canal
Mary Roach.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393081572.  Daedalus Item Code: 54635
The irresistible, ever-curious Mary Roach returns with a new adventure to the invisible realm we each carry around inside. The questions explored in Gulp are as taboo, in their way, as the ... (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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The Heretics: Adventures with the Enemies of Science
Will Storr.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330535861.  Daedalus Item Code: 61290
Why do obviously intelligent people believe things in spite of the evidence against them? Journalist Will Storr has traveled across the world to meet an extraordinary cast of modern heretics in order ... (Read More)
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Hot Flushes, Cold Science: A History of the Modern Menopause
Louise Foxcroft.
Publisher: Granta.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847081711.  Daedalus Item Code: 60548
(Winner of the Longman-History Today Book Award in 2009) Meticulously researched and always entertaining, British medical historian Louise Foxcroft here traces the history of "the ... (Read More)
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The Hungry Scientist Handbook: Electric Birthday Cakes, Edible Origami, and Other DIY Projects for Techies, Tinkerers, and Foodies
Patrick Buckley & Lily Binns.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061238680.  Daedalus Item Code: 53217
A loose confederation of creative minds dedicated to the pursuit of whimsical and sometimes useful experiments, the Hungry Scientist Society—Patrick Buckley, Lily Binns, and friends—offers here 20 ... (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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Journey to the Centre of the Earth: The Remarkable Voyage of Scientific Discovery into the Heart of Our World
David Whitehouse.
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780297608806.  Daedalus Item Code: 62216
Nearly 3,000 kilometers below the Earth's surface, a sea of molten iron surrounds a solid core unattached to anything above. Even as astronomers peer into the remote reaches of space, the author of ... (Read More)
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Lab Girl
Hope Jahren.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781101874936.  Daedalus Item Code: 69326
The recipient of three Fulbright Awards in geobiology and one of four scientists (and the only woman) to have been awarded both of the Young Investigator Medals given in the earth sciences, Hope ... (Read More)
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The Marvelous Learning Animal: What Makes Human Nature Unique
Arthur W. Staats.
Publisher: Prometheus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781616145972.  Daedalus Item Code: 51321
What makes us human? Though researchers have long focused on inherited traits as explanations for human behavior, particularly in light of human genome research, psychologist Arthur Staats thinks ... (Read More)
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Me, Myself, and Why: Searching for the Science of Self
Jennifer Ouellette.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143121657.  Daedalus Item Code: 53391
As diverse as people appear to be, all of our genes and brains are nearly identical, notes science writer Jennifer Ouellette. Also the author of The Calculus Diaries and Black Bodies and ... (Read More)
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