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Mapping the Universe: The Interactive History of Astronomy
Paul Murdin.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847329158.  Daedalus Item Code: 51736
From the earliest beginnings of our species, the night sky has been a source of wonder and inspiration. This lavishly illustrated volume traces our quest to understand the universe from the Stone Age ... (Read More)
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Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the Couple Who Taught America How to Love
Thomas Maier.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780465079995.  Daedalus Item Code: 41628
Convincing hundreds of men and women to shed their clothes and copulate for the purposes of scientific inquiry, William Masters and Virginia Johnson began their research partnership in the mid-1950s ... (Read More)
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The Mathematics of Love: Patterns, Proofs, and the Search for the Ultimate Equation (A TED Original)
Hannah Fry.
Publisher: TED Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476784885.  Daedalus Item Code: 53060
The roller coaster of romance is notoriously hard to quantify. And yet, mathematics can be a surprisingly useful tool for understanding love, as mathematician and complexity scientist Hannah Fry ... (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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A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos
Dava Sobel.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802778949.  Daedalus Item Code: 41906
Early in the 16th century, Polish cleric Nicolaus Copernicus formulated a radical theory that the sun, not the earth, was the center of the cosmos, and that all of the planets, including our own, ... (Read More)
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The Most Human Human: What Talking with Computers Teaches Us About What It Means to Be Alive
Brian Christian.
Publisher: Doubleday.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385533065.  Daedalus Item Code: 33389
From his experiences preparing for the 2009 Turing Test, which pits artificial intelligence programs against humans in a competition to determine whether or not a computer can "think," Brian ... (Read More)
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My Beloved Brontosaurus: On the Road with Old Bones, New Science, and Our Favorite Dinosaurs
Brian Switek.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374135065.  Daedalus Item Code: 51599
Dinosaurs have become a fundamental part of our collective imagination, looming over museum halls, thundering through movies, and occupying a sacred place in many a childhood. National Geographic ... (Read More)
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The New Astronomy Guide: Stargazing in the Digital Age
Patrick Moore & Pete Lawrence. Brian May, foreword.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781780970646.  Daedalus Item Code: 51743
While stargazing was once a pastime for gentlemen scholars, affordable telescopes, cameras, and software now make it possible for anyone to explore the heavens. Packed with color photographs and ... (Read More)
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Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening
David Hendy.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062283078.  Daedalus Item Code: 53238
What if history had a sound track? What would it tell us about ourselves? Based on a BBC Radio series, Noise explores human dramas from the perspective of sound at various times in the last ... (Read More)
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Numberland: The World in Numbers
Mitchell Symons.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781782430605.  Daedalus Item Code: 52437
Compulsively readable and a veritable bottomless well of trivial facts and conversation starters, this book by Mitchell Symons—one of the writers of the first British editions of the game Trivial ... (Read More)
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Patterns of the Earth
Bernhard Edmaier.
Publisher: Phaidon.   Format: spiral.
ISBN: 9780714846798.  Daedalus Item Code: 53873
Aerial photographer Bernhard Edmaier has been capturing images of the earth for more than 15 years, finding startlingly beautiful abstract patterns in craters, pools, islands, rivers, canyons, ... (Read More)
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The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable
James Owen Weatherall.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544112438.  Daedalus Item Code: 51437
During the economic meltdown of 2008, many of the mathematicians and software engineers on Wall Street were baffled when their abstract concepts failed in practice. Taking us from fin-de-siècle Paris ... (Read More)
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