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A Portrait of the Gulf Stream
Érik Orsenna.
Publisher: Armchair Traveller.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906598747.  Daedalus Item Code: 54628
"It so happens that ever since childhood I have been in love with ocean currents, in love with those rivers hidden in the water." Prix Goncourt–winning French novelist Érik Orsenna offers this paean ... (Read More)
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Present at the Creation: The Story of CERN and the Large Hadron Collider
Amir D. Aczel.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307591678.  Daedalus Item Code: 23528
The Large Hadron Collider is the largest and most powerful machine ever built—a 16.5-mile circular tunnel under the French-Swiss countryside, lined with superconducting magnets and designed to ... (Read More)
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Schoolboy Science Remembered
Keith Souter. Andrew James, illus.
Publisher: Remember When.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781844680979.  Daedalus Item Code: 42028
Want to make your own kaleidoscope, radio, or battery using common household items? Interested in using moth balls to make a self-propelled boat? Can an umbrella really be fashioned into a ... (Read More)
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Science is Culture: Conversations at the New Intersection of Science & Reality
Adam Bly, ed.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061836541.  Daedalus Item Code: 51057
Today, science is culture, notes the founding editor of Seed magazine. As global issues like energy and health become increasingly interconnected, and as our curiosity about such knowledge as ... (Read More)
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Scientific Discovery from the Brilliant to the Bizarre: The Doctor Who Weighed the Soul, and Other True Tales
Len Fisher.
Publisher: Arcade.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781611457421.  Daedalus Item Code: 52150
Winner of the IgNobel Prize in physics and author of How to Dunk a Doughnut, Len Fisher shows how science can take a path through the strange and the ridiculous to discover that Nature often ... (Read More)
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Seduced by Logic: Émilie Du Châtelet, Mary Somerville and the Newtonian Revolution
Robyn Arianrhod.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199931613.  Daedalus Item Code: 43613
Two remarkable women, living in different countries almost a century apart, were united by their embrace of Newtonian physics. In her fascinating double biography, Robyn Arianrhod—the author of ... (Read More)
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Smoking Ears and Screaming Teeth: A Celebration of Scientific Eccentricity and Self-Experimentation
Trevor Norton.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605982540.  Daedalus Item Code: 22154
"Never experiment on an animal if a man will do" and "never ask anyone to do anything you wouldn't do yourself" were two pieces of advice that J.B.S. "Jack" Haldane (1892–1964) offered to ... (Read More)
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Solar System: Includes 20 New Images of Mars from Curiosity
David W. Hughes & Carole Stott.
Publisher: Sterling.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781454911906.  Daedalus Item Code: 52094
Starting at the sun, this lavishly illustrated guide moves outward, providing up-to-date information about our solar system's planets and their moons. With stunning color images on nearly every ... (Read More)
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Splendidly Unreasonable Inventors: The Lives, Loves and Deaths of 30 Pioneers Who Changed the World
Jeremy Coller, with Christine Chamberlain.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781590202692.  Daedalus Item Code: 40926
An influential and innovative figure in the world of private equity, British financier Jeremy Coller understands that it takes more than a great idea to bring about a new invention; failure usually ... (Read More)
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Split-Second Persuasion: The Ancient Art & New Science of Changing Minds
Kevin Dutton.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780151012794.  Daedalus Item Code: 52617
Roughly 400 times per day, people around us try to persuade or influence us in their favor. Psychologist Kevin Dutton introduces us to the natural super-persuaders in our midst—advertisers, con men, ... (Read More)
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This Is Improbable: Cheese String Theory, Magnetic Chickens, And Other WTF Research
Marc Abrahams.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781851689750.  Daedalus Item Code: 54610
Thinking seriously about outlandish problems has yielded significant advances in science—sometimes. Sometimes, not so much. Marc Abrahams, editor and co-founder of the humorous science journal ... (Read More)
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This is Improbable Too: Synchronized Cows, Speedy Brain Extractors and More WTF Research
Marc Abrahams.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780743615.  Daedalus Item Code: 54611
The founder of the infamous Ig Nobel Prize here follows up This Is Improbable with another collection of the odd, the imaginative, and the brilliantly unlikely from around the world. Marc ... (Read More)
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