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Galileo's Finger: The Ten Gr... - Peter Atkins
 

Galileo's Finger: The Ten Gr...Peter Atkins

Why Galileo’s finger? Galileo, one of whose fingers is preserved in a vessel displayed in Florence, provided much of the impetus for modern science, pointing the way out of medieval ignorance. In this brilliant account of the central ideas … more

Galileo’s Finger: The Ten Great Ideas of Science
Peter Atkins
Oxford University Press, USA
A Beginner's Guide to Immort... - Clifford A. Pickover
 

A Beginner's Guide to Immort...Clifford A. Pickover

A Beginner’s Guide to Immortality is a celebration of unusual lives and creative thinkers who punched through ordinary cultural norms while becoming successful in their own niches. In his latest and greatest work, world-renowned science wri… more

A Beginner’s Guide to Immortality: Extraordinary People, Alien Brains, and Quantum Resurrection
Clifford A. Pickover
Basic Books , English
The Birds of Ares: Decoding ... - Dr. Derek Cunningham
 

The Birds of Ares: Decoding ...Dr. Derek Cunningham

Archaeological sites in Scotland are replicated in Chinese star charts. The pattern matches the global location of major archaeological sites. The results are consistent with Greek Mythology, Chinese Astrology, the layout of the Pyramids, t… more

The Birds of Ares: Decoding the Megalithic Mind (Midnight Science Journal)
Dr. Derek Cunningham
SIMULATION WORKSLLC , English
On the Revolutions of the He... - Nicolaus Copernicus
 

On the Revolutions of the He...Nicolaus Copernicus

  • Annotated with suggested further readings and in-line links to additional web contentDe revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres) is the seminal work on the heliocentric theory of the Renaissance astron… more
On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres (Annotated)
Nicolaus Copernicus
English
Physics and Society: Essays ... -
 

Physics and Society: Essays ...

This is a compilation of invited essays honouring Victor Frederick Weisskopf written by many of the century’s most outstanding and accomplished physicists. Some of the contributors to this book are: Hans Bethe, Murray Gell-Mann, Jerome I. F… more

Physics and Society: Essays in Honor of Victor Frederick Weisskopf by the International Community of Physicists
Amer Inst of Physics , English
Famous men of science - Sarah Knowles Bolton
 

Famous men of scienceSarah Knowles Bolton

Famous men of science by Sarah Knowles Bolton. Learn about the works, discoveries, and lives of the various scientists that have paved the path for modern science today. Scientists such as Galileo, Issac Newton, Alexander von Humboldt, Hump… more

Famous men of science
Sarah Knowles Bolton
English
The Blind Spot: Science and ... - William Byers
 

The Blind Spot: Science and ...William Byers

In today’s unpredictable and chaotic world, we look to science to provide certainty and answers—and often blame it when things go wrong. The Blind Spot reveals why our faith in scientific certainty is a dangerous illusion, and how only by … more

The Blind Spot: Science and the Crisis of Uncertainty
William Byers
Princeton University Press , English
The Story of Isaac Newton - Sarah Knowles Bolton
 

The Story of Isaac NewtonSarah Knowles Bolton

Originally published in 1889 as a portion of the author’s larger “Famous Men of Science,” this Kindle edition, equivalent in length to a physical book of approximately 24 pages, describes the life and work of English mathematician and physi… more

The Story of Isaac Newton
Sarah Knowles Bolton
A. J. Cornell Publications , English
The Decline of Science in En... - Charles Babbage
 

The Decline of Science in En...Charles Babbage

Of the causes which have induced me to print this volume I have little to say; my own opinion is, that it will ultimately do some service to science, and without that belief I would not have undertaken so thankless a task. That it is too tr… more

The Decline of Science in England, And Some of Its Causes
Charles Babbage
English
Women in Mathematics - Lynn M. Osen
 

Women in MathematicsLynn M. Osen

The colorful lives of these women, who often traveled in the most avant-garde circles of their day, are presented in fascinating detail. The obstacles and censures that were also a part of their lives are a sob… more

Women in Mathematics
Lynn M. Osen
The MIT Press , English
On Germinal Selection as a S... - August Weismann
 

On Germinal Selection as a S...August Weismann

Formatted for Kindle.Linked Contents, Index, and Notes.Excerpt:The basal idea of the essay—the existence of Germinal Selection—was propounded by me some time since,[1] but it is here for the first time fully set forth and tentatively shown… more

On Germinal Selection as a Source of Definite Variation
August Weismann
PastIsProlog , English
6000 Jahre Mathematik: Eine ... - Hans Wußing
 

6000 Jahre Mathematik: Eine ...Hans Wußing

Die Ursprünge mathematischen Denkens, d.h. die Bildung abstrakter Begriffe und die Herstellung von Beziehungen zwischen ihnen, liegen nach heutigem Wissen in den Hochkulturen Mesopotamiens und Ägyptens im 4. Jahrtausend v. Chr. Hier beginnt… more

6000 Jahre Mathematik: Eine kulturgeschichtliche Zeitreise - 1. Von den Anfängen bis Leibniz und Newton (German Edition)
Hans Wußing
Springer , German
The Quantum Story: A history... - Jim Baggott
 

The Quantum Story: A history...Jim Baggott

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The twentieth century was defined by physics. From the minds of the world’s leading physicists there flowed a river of ideas that would transport mankind to the pinnacle of wonderment and to the very depths of human despair. This was a cent… more

The Quantum Story: A history in 40 moments
Jim Baggott
OUP Oxford , English
The Scientific Revolution an... - Wilbur Applebaum
 

The Scientific Revolution an...Wilbur Applebaum

Designed as an introduction to the age of the scientific revolution, this book offers readers and researchers an appealing mix of narrative chapters, biographical sketches of key figures, and annotated primary documents. An overview of the … more

The Scientific Revolution and the Foundations of Modern Science (Greenwood Guides to Historic Events 1500-1900)
Wilbur Applebaum
Greenwood , English
Reflections On The Decline O... - Charles Babbage
 

Reflections On The Decline O...Charles Babbage

# PREFACE. # INTRODUCTORY REMARKS. # CHAPTER I. ON THE RECIPROCAL INFLUENCE OF SCIENCE AND EDUCATION. # CHAPTER II. OF THE INDUCEMENTS TO INDIVIDUALS TO CULTIVATE SCIENCE. # SECTION 1. PROFESSIONAL IMPULSES. # SECTION 2. OFmore

Reflections On The Decline Of Science In England, And On Some Of Its Causes
Charles Babbage
English
The Outline of History - New... - H.G Wells
 

The Outline of History - New...H.G Wells

This book has DirectLink Technology built into the formatting. This means that we have made it easy for you to navigate the various chapters of this book. Some other versions of this book may not have the DirectLink technology built into th… more

The Outline of History - New Century Edition with DirectLink Technology
H.G Wells
99 Cent Books & New Century Books , English
Knowing: The Nature of Physical Law - Michael Munowitz
 

Knowing: The Nature of Physical LawMichael Munowitz

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We ask question after question of an indifferent universe that would just as soon remain mute; and slowly, patiently, one sentence at a time, we write our own version of the book of nature. It is called science, from the Latin word for know… more

Knowing: The Nature of Physical Law
Michael Munowitz
Oxford University Press, USA , English
H.G. Bronn, Ernst Haeckel, a... - Sander Gliboff
 

H.G. Bronn, Ernst Haeckel, a...Sander Gliboff

The German translation of Darwin’s The Origin of Species appeared in 1860, just months after the original, thanks to Heinrich Georg Bronn, a distinguished German paleontologist whose work in some ways parallele… more

H.G. Bronn, Ernst Haeckel, and the Origins of German Darwinism: A Study in Translation and Transformation (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)
Sander Gliboff
The MIT Press , English
The Ovary of Eve: Egg and Sp... - Clara Pinto-Correia
 

The Ovary of Eve: Egg and Sp...Clara Pinto-Correia

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The Ovary of Eve is a rich and often hilarious account of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century efforts to understand conception. In these early years of the Scientific Revolution, the most intelligent men and women of the day struggled to co… more

The Ovary of Eve: Egg and Sperm and Preformation
Clara Pinto-Correia
University Of Chicago Press , English
A History of Science, Volume 1 - Henry Smith Williams
 

A History of Science, Volume 1Henry Smith Williams

A HISTORY OF SCIENCEBY: HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS, M.D., LL.D.ASSISTED BY: EDWARD H. WILLIAMS, M.D.IN FIVE VOLUMESVOLUME I.THE BEGINNINGS OF SCIENCEBOOK I.CONTENTSCHAPTER I. PREHISTORIC SCIENCECHAPTER II. EGYPTIAN SCIENCECHAPTER III. SCIENCE OFmore

A History of Science, Volume 1
Henry Smith Williams
English
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