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#1
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate—Discoveries from a Secret World
Peter Wohlleben. Tim Flannery, foreword.
Publisher: Greystone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781771642484.  Daedalus Item Code: 69657
 
Are trees social beings? In this remarkable book, Peter Wohlleben argues convincingly that the forest is indeed a social network, and trees exist much like human families: parents live together with ... (Read More)
 
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Capturing the Light: The Birth of Photography, a True Story of Genius and Rivalry
Roger Watson & Helen Rappaport.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250009708.  Daedalus Item Code: 63378
 
During the 1830s, two very different men—English country gentleman Henry Fox Talbot and flamboyant French artist Louis Daguerre—labored to produce the world's first photograph, developing their own ... (Read More)
 
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#3
All the Right Angles: From Gear Ratios to Calculating Odds: Mathematics in the World of Sports
Joel Levy.
Publisher: Firefly.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781770851962.  Daedalus Item Code: 63857
 
Putting the physics in physical sports, this highly visual book shows why top competitors have a natural gift for math. In fact, numbers—the trajectory of a golf ball, the gear ratios of a Formula 1 ... (Read More)
 
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#4
Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe
Kitty Ferguson.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848312319.  Daedalus Item Code: 63817
 
Albert Einstein said that the most incredible thing about our universe was that it was comprehensible at all; as science writer Kitty Ferguson notes, Pythagoras had much the same idea 2500 years ... (Read More)
 
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#5
Astronomy in Minutes: The Night Sky Explained in an Instant
Giles Sparrow.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781623654818.  Daedalus Item Code: 63103
 
What happens when a star dies? How many asteroids are in our solar system? What is dark energy? From Trojan asteroids to stellar black holes, from superclusters to cosmic microwave background, this ... (Read More)
 
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#6
Secrets of Infinity: 150 Answers to an Enigma
Antonio Lamúa, ed.
Publisher: Firefly.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781770852198.  Daedalus Item Code: 63862
 
Infinity has been a powerful idea throughout human history, not merely as a mathematical concept or a metaphysical one, but in a multitude of contexts. In this engaging book of short, beautifully ... (Read More)
 
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#7
Jefferson's Shadow: The Story of His Science
Keith Thomson.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300205930.  Daedalus Item Code: 62777
 
Although Thomas Jefferson's boundless curiosity has often been noted, here Keith Thomson goes further to suggest that science was a decisive influence on the third president's views on politics, ... (Read More)
 
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#8
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2016
Amy Stewart, ed. Tim Folger, series ed.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544748996.  Daedalus Item Code: 69438
 
"Science writers get into the game with all kinds of noble, high-minded ambitions. We want to educate. To enlighten," notes guest editor Amy Stewart in her introduction to The Best American ... (Read More)
 
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#9
An Explorer's Notebook: Essays on Life, History, and Climate
Tim Flannery.
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780802122315.  Daedalus Item Code: 64251
 
The author of The Weather Makers and The Hidden Life of Trees, among several other books and more than 130 scientific papers, Tim Flannery has been credited with discovering more ... (Read More)
 
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#10
Space Exploration: A Three-Dimensional Expanding Pocket Guide
John Holcroft, illus.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: slipcased.
ISBN: 9781406345940.  Daedalus Item Code: 64494
 
Unfold the history of space exploration in this accordion-folded pop-up book, from the launch of Sputnik in 1957 to the successful deployment of the rover Curiosity on Mars in 2012. The ... (Read More)
 
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