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Mathematics & Sciences titles - 81,168 results

Hubble: Window on the Universe

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Hubble: Window on the Universe

Giles Sparrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

A fully updated pictorial retrospective of the Hubble Space Telescope. [more]

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Rockets and Revolution: A Cultural History of Early Spaceflight

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Rockets and Revolution: A Cultural History of Early Spaceflight

Michael G. Smith

General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Aerospace & air transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Offers a multifaceted study of the race toward space in the first half of the twentieth century, examining how the Russian,... [more]

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Extinction and Evolution: What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life

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Extinction and Evolution: What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life...

Niles Eldredge

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

An illustrated account of the work and discoveries of Niles Etheridge, one of the world's most renowned paleontologists whose... [more]

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Nonlinear Dynamics: Exploration Through Normal Forms

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Nonlinear Dynamics: Exploration Through Normal Forms

Peter B. Kahn

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical physics

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Geared toward advanced undergraduates and graduate students, this exposition covers the method of normal forms and its application... [more]

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How to Gamble If You Must: Inequalities for Stochastic Processes

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How to Gamble If You Must: Inequalities for Stochastic Processes

Lester E. Dubins

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Stochastics

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Revised and updated edition of the classic of advanced statistics. Uses concepts of gambling to develop important ideas in... [more]

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Quantum Mechanics with Applications

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Quantum Mechanics with Applications

David Beard

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Introductory text provides foundation in the mathematical study and properties of wave motion. Topics include physical consequences... [more]

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Riddles in Mathematics: A Book of Paradoxes

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Riddles in Mathematics: A Book of Paradoxes

Eugene P. Northrop

Mathematics & Sciences; Sudoku & number puzzles

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Math enthusiasts of all ages will delight in these 200 riddles, based on concepts from geometry, trigonometry, algebra, infinity,... [more]

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Problems in Quantum Mechanics

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Problems in Quantum Mechanics

D. ter Haar

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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This wide-ranging collection of problems and solutions covers one-dimensional motion, tunnel effect, angular momentum, central... [more]

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Quantum Mechanics

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Quantum Mechanics

David Beard

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Introductory treatment appeals to readers' intuitive grasp of wave theory of light, relating quantum mechanics to physical... [more]

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Final Frontier

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Final Frontier

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astrophysics

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Helps you discover the massive challenges that face explorers, both human and robotic, to uncover the current and future technologies... [more]

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Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean

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Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean

Lisa-Ann Gershwin

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology: Invertebrates; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

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Our oceans are becoming increasingly inhospitable to life-growing toxicity and rising temperatures coupled with overfishing... [more]

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The Conscious Mind

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The Conscious Mind

Zoltan Torey

Philosophy of mind; Conscious & unconscious; Mathematics & Sciences

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How did the human mind emerge from the collection of neurons that makes... [more]

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Mathematical Curiosities: A Treasure Trove of Unexpected Entertainments

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Mathematical Curiosities: A Treasure Trove of Unexpected Entertainments...

Alfred S. Posamentier, Ingmar Lehmann

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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An innovative and appealing way for the layperson to develop math skills--while actually enjoying it Most people agree that... [more]

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Looking Inside the Brain: The Power of Neuroimaging

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Looking Inside the Brain: The Power of Neuroimaging

Denis Le Bihan

Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Originally published in France under the title Le Cerveau de cristal. Ce que nous revele la neuro-imagerie, copyright (c)... [more]

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What Galileo Saw: Imagining the Scientific Revolution

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What Galileo Saw: Imagining the Scientific Revolution

Lawrence Lipking

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; General & world history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Lawrence Lipking offers a new perspective on how to understand the Scientific Revolution of the seventeenth century, emphasizing... [more]

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The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years

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The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years

J. G. M. 'Hans' Thewissen

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine & freshwater mammals; Palaeontology

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Gives an account of the discoveries that brought to light the early fossil record of whales. This title helps reader senses... [more]

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The Quantum Moment: How Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg Taught Us to Love Uncertainty

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The Quantum Moment: How Planck, Bohr, Einstein, and Heisenberg Taught Us...

Robert P. Crease, Alfred Scharff Goldhaber

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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The fascinating story of how quantum mechanics went mainstream. [more]

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Our Necessary Shadow: The Nature and Meaning of Psychiatry

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Our Necessary Shadow: The Nature and Meaning of Psychiatry

Tom Burns

Psychology; Psychiatry; Popular science

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Reviews the historical development of psychiatry. In this book, the author shows that mental illnesses are intimately tied... [more]

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A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History

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A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History

Nicholas Wade

Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical)

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Wade, a longtime journalist covering genetic advances for The New York Times, draws widely on the work of scientists who have... [more]

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A Fire on the Moon

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A Fire on the Moon

Norman Mailer

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

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Tells the scarcely credible story of the Apollo 11 mission. This book is suffused with Mailer's obsession both with the astronauts... [more]

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Why Aren't We Dead Yet? The Survivor's Guide to the Immune System

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Why Aren't We Dead Yet? The Survivor's Guide to the Immune System

Idan Ben-Barak

Immunology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Disease - specifically infectious disease - is what eventually kills the overwhelming majority of us. [more]

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Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

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Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Answers to the 20 biggest questions about cosmology, astronomy and the wonders of the universe. [more]

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Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

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Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Lee Smolin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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Nothing seems more real than time passing. We experience life as a succession of moments. But just as some of us see God as... [more]

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Coral Reefs: A Very Short Introduction

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Coral Reefs: A Very Short Introduction

Charles R. Sheppard

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine biology; Coral reefs

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Coral reefs are among the most biodiverse of ecosystems. In this Very Short Introduction, Charles Sheppard tells the fascinating... [more]

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Hormones: A Very Short Introduction

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Hormones: A Very Short Introduction

Martin Luck

Medicine; Physiology; Endocrinology; Biochemistry

Paperback

Hormones are vital to the workings of the body, and while many people are aware of what hormones do, few have an appreciation... [more]

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