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Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe

Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great...

Mario Livio

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science

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Mario Livio shows how even geniuses made major mistakes and how their errors were an essential aspect to achieving scientific... [more]

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Beautiful Game Theory: How Soccer Can Help Economics

Beautiful Game Theory: How Soccer Can Help Economics

Ignacio Palacios-Huerta

Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Game theory; Football (Soccer, Association football)

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A wealth of research in recent decades has seen the economic approach to human behavior extended over many areas previously... [more]

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Groups, Rings, Modules

Groups, Rings, Modules

Maurice Auslander

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra; Groups & group theory

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Classic monograph covers sets and maps, monoids and groups, unique factorization domains, localization and tensor products,... [more]

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Functionals of Finite Riemann Surfaces

Functionals of Finite Riemann Surfaces

Menahem Schiffer, Donald C Spencer

Anthologies (non-poetry); Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Calculus; Complex analysis, complex variables

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Advanced monograph, based on the authors' lectures at Princeton University, remains a fundamental book for graduate students.... [more]

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A Book of Set Theory

A Book of Set Theory

Charles C. Pinter

Mathematics & Sciences; Set theory

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This accessible approach to set theory for upper-level undergraduates poses rigorous but simple arguments. Topics include... [more]

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Geometry, Its Elements and Structure

Geometry, Its Elements and Structure

Alfred S. Posamentier, J. Houston Banks, Robert L Bannister

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

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Geared toward high school students, this text covers plane, solid, coordinate, vector, and non-Euclidean geometry. More than... [more]

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The Analytical Foundations of Celestial Mechanics

The Analytical Foundations of Celestial Mechanics

Aurel Wintner

Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics

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With this 1941 monograph, the author joined Poincare, Birkhoff, and others in placing celestial mechanics on a sound mathematical... [more]

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A Beginner's Guide to Mathematical Logic

A Beginner's Guide to Mathematical Logic

Raymond M. Smullyan

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic

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Combining stories of great writers and philosophers with quotations and riddles, this completely original text for first courses... [more]

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The Eye: A Very Short Introduction

The Eye: A Very Short Introduction

Michael F. Land

Medicine; Evolution; Neurosciences; Animal physiology

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In this Very Short Introduction, Michael Land introduces all aspects of the eye and vision in both human and animals. He looks... [more]

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Last Ape Standing: The Seven-Million-Year Story of How and Why We Survived

Last Ape Standing: The Seven-Million-Year Story of How and Why We Survived...

Chip Walter

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Early man

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Twenty-seven human species evolved but only one remains. How did that happen? [more]

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Letters to a Young Scientist

Letters to a Young Scientist

Edward O. Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Applied ecology

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Pulitzer Prize-winning biologist Wilson imparts the wisdom of his storied career to the next generation. [more]

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The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize: A life in Science (New Edition)

The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize: A life in Science (New...

Peter Doherty

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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In this entertaining and inspiring account, Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty offers readers an insider's guide into discovery... [more]

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Bug Music

Bug Music

David Rothenberg

Social & political philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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In the spring of 2013 the cicadas in the North Eastern United States emerged from their seventeen year cycle - the longest... [more]

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The Formula: How Algorithms Solve All Our Problems ... and Create More

The Formula: How Algorithms Solve All Our Problems ... and Create More

Luke Dormehl

Mathematics & Sciences

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What if everything in life could be reduced to a simple formula? What if numbers were able to tell us which partners we were... [more]

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Is That a Fact?: Frauds, Quacks, and the Real Science of Everyday Life

Is That a Fact?: Frauds, Quacks, and the Real Science of Everyday Life

Joe Schwarcz

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Today, hyperbole dominates the media, which makes separating science from fiction an arduous task when deciding what to eat,... [more]

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Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves

Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves

George M. Church, Edward Regis

Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical); Biochemistry; Biotechnology

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When humans can control the genetic makeup of organisms to the extent foreseen by synthetic biologists, nature will no longer... [more]

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Smashing Physics: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs (and what its discover means for our understanding of the laws of nature)

Smashing Physics: The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs (and what its...

Jon Butterworth

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The discovery of the Higgs boson made headlines around the world. Two scientists, Peter Higgs and Francois Englert, whose... [more]

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Australia's War Against Rabbits: The Story of Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease

Australia's War Against Rabbits: The Story of Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease...

Brian Douglas Cooke

Personal & public health; Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

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Provides up-to-date information on the use of biological control agents to manage wild rabbit populations. [more]

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Poisoned Planet: How Constant Exposure to Man-made Chemicals is Putting Your Life at Risk

Poisoned Planet: How Constant Exposure to Man-made Chemicals is Putting...

Julian Cribb

Social issues & processes; Mathematics & Sciences; Pollution & threats to the environment; Family & health

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From morning to night, we are surrounded by man-made chemicals, most of them untested, many of them toxic. It's the price... [more]

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A Guide to the Cockroaches of Australia

A Guide to the Cockroaches of Australia

David Rentz

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal ecology; Zoology: Invertebrates; Insects (entomology); Pest control; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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Reveals the diversity and beauty of most of the 550 species of Australian cockroaches, with illustrated keys. [more]

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Physical Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

Physical Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Atkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Physical chemistry

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In this essential guide for students of chemistry, Peter Atkins' Very Short Introduction explains the principles and phenomena... [more]

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The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts

The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts...

Sarah Dry

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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The untold story of Newton's private papers, hidden for centuries, sold for a pittance and then painstakingly reconstructed... [more]

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Flying Dinosaurs: How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds

Flying Dinosaurs: How Fearsome Reptiles Became Birds

John Pickrell

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

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Dinosaurs didn't die out when an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago. Get ready to unthink what you thought you knew and... [more]

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The Secret World of Oil

The Secret World of Oil

Ken Silverstein

Political corruption; Petroleum & oil industries; Mathematics & Sciences

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The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilisationů But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting-... [more]

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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Marc Kaufman, Elon Musk

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Physics; Astrophysics; Earth sciences; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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Mars Up Close presents the story of the Curiosity Mission from the inside - showcasing the people, the technology and the... [more]

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