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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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Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
Hali Felt.
Publisher: Henry Holt.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805092158.  Daedalus Item Code: 41686
 
Her maps of the world's ocean floors have been deemed one of the most remarkable achievements in modern cartography, yet no one knows her name. Before Marie Tharp (1920–2006) began interpreting ... (Read More)
 
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Splendidly Unreasonable Inventors: The Lives, Loves and Deaths of 30 Pioneers Who Changed the World
Jeremy Coller & 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 and 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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The Spotter's Guide to Urban Engineering: Infrastructure and Technology in the Modern Landscape
Claire Barratt & Ian Whitelaw.
Publisher: Firefly.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781554077083.  Daedalus Item Code: 44247
 
This illustrated field guide to the structures that keeps our cities and towns working describes urban engineering, how it works, and why it is there. More than 300 photos and annotated diagrams ... (Read More)
 
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Taming the Infinite: The Story of Mathematics from the First Numbers to Chaos Theory
Ian Stewart.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847247681.  Daedalus Item Code: 52378
 
Who invented zero? How can imaginary numbers stop skyscrapers from falling over? Where do parallel lines meet? And when did you use abstract algebra today? (No really, you did.) Beginning with the ... (Read More)
 
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They Got It Wrong: Science: All the Facts that Turned Out to Be Science Fiction
Graeme Donald.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781621450887.  Daedalus Item Code: 44555
 
Did you know that tobacco smoke can bring you back from the dead? That lead can be chemically transformed into gold? Or that the shape and details of your skull can determine aspects of your ... (Read More)
 
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TIME: 100 Ideas that Changed the World
Richard Lacayo, ed.
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781603201704.  Daedalus Item Code: 52096
 
From Galileo's telescopes to Henry Ford's assembly line, and from Hammurabi's Code of Law to the World Wide Web, this book surveys mankind's most momentous inventions, ideas, and discoveries. ... (Read More)
 
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TIME For Kids—That's Incredible!: The World's Most Unbelievable Facts and Records
Nellie Gonzalez Cutler & Jonathan Rosenbloom, eds.
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781603201995.  Daedalus Item Code: 50469
 
Colorful and vividly photographed, this big book for readers 8 to 12 is stuffed with fascinating facts, amazing animals, and superlatives around the world and in outer space. Here you'll find extreme ... (Read More)
 
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The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People
Neil Shubin.
Publisher: Pantheon.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307378439.  Daedalus Item Code: 51273
 
During the past 13.7 (or so) billion years since the Big Bang, our universe has evolved, stars have formed and died, and our planet congealed from the matter in space; mountains, seas, and entire ... (Read More)
 
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