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Mathematics & Sciences titles - 81,567 results

Living with the Stars: How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles of the Earth, the Planets, and the Stars

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Living with the Stars: How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles...

Karel Schrijver, Iris Schrijver

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

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Living with the Stars describes the many fascinating connections between the universe and the human body, which range from... [more]

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The Altruistic Brain: How We are Naturally Good

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The Altruistic Brain: How We are Naturally Good

Donald W. Pfaff

Medicine; Neurosciences

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The Altruistic Brain uses language accessible to non-scientists so as to present an elegant theory of how human beings are... [more]

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All is Change: Of Motion: Ancient and Modern

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All is Change: Of Motion: Ancient and Modern

J. F. Riley

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis; History of mathematics

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How to Build a Universe: From the Big Bang to the End of Universe

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How to Build a Universe: From the Big Bang to the End of Universe

Ben Gilliland

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Ben Gilliland, author of the Metro's popular MetroCosm column, explains how the idea of the Universe 'being born' came to... [more]

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

David J. Vaughan

Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems; Geology & the lithosphere

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The Earth contains a vast array of minerals, many with highly complex arrangements of atoms of several elements. In this Very... [more]

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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

B. Jack Copeland

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Computer science

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B. Jack Copeland celebrates the life and work of one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century. Best known for the role... [more]

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The Two-Mile Time Machine: Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future

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The Two-Mile Time Machine: Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future...

Richard B. Alley

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

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In the 1990s Richard B. Alley and his colleagues made headlines with the discovery that the last ice age came to an abrupt... [more]

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Math and the Monalisa: The Art and Science of Leonardo Da Vinci

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Math and the Monalisa: The Art and Science of Leonardo Da Vinci

Bulent Atalay

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs; History of mathematics

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Math and the Mona Lisa sees the transcendent unity of art and science in almost every aspect of Da Vinci's life and work.... [more]

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Linear Programming: An Introduction to Finite Improvement Algorithms

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Linear Programming: An Introduction to Finite Improvement Algorithms

Daniel Solow

Mathematics & Sciences; Linear programming

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This text covers the basic theory and computation for a first course in linear programming, including substantial material... [more]

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The Romantic Machine: Utopian Science and Technology After Napoleon

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The Romantic Machine: Utopian Science and Technology After Napoleon

John Tresch

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Focusing on a set of celebrated technologies, including steam engines, early photography, and mass-scale printing, the author... [more]

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A First Course in Geometry

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A First Course in Geometry

Edward Walsh

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

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Suitable for college courses, this introductory text covers the language of mathematics, geometric sets of points, separation... [more]

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Infinite Series

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Infinite Series

Isidore Isaac Hirschman

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis

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Text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students examines Taylor series, Fourier series, uniform convergence, power series,... [more]

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Genes: A Very Short Introduction

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Genes: A Very Short Introduction

Jonathan Slack

Medical genetics; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical)

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In this Very Short Introduction to the gene Jonathan Slack explores the discovery, nature, and role of genes in evolution... [more]

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How to Think About Analysis

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How to Think About Analysis

Lara Alcock

Mathematics & Sciences; Real analysis, real variables

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Analysis is a core subject in most undergraduate mathematics degrees. It is elegant, clever and rewarding to learn, but it... [more]

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014

Deborah Blum, Tim Folger

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; The natural world, country life & pets

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Deborah Blum, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author, edits this year's volume of the finest science and... [more]

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Mathematics Without Apologies: Portrait of a Problematic Vocation

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Mathematics Without Apologies: Portrait of a Problematic Vocation

Michael Harris

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; History of mathematics; Popular science

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What do pure mathematicians do, and why do they do it? Looking beyond the conventional answers-for the sake of truth, beauty,... [more]

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Ebola: The Natural and Human History

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Ebola: The Natural and Human History

David Quammen

Medical research; Infectious & contagious diseases; Mathematics & Sciences

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In 1976 a deadly virus emerged from the Congo forest. As swiftly as it came, it disappeared, leaving no trace. The search... [more]

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The Colder War: How the Global Energy Trade Slipped from America's Grasp

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The Colder War: How the Global Energy Trade Slipped from America's Grasp...

Marin Katusa

International economics; Energy industries & utilities; Mathematics & Sciences

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How the massive power shift in Russia threatens the politicaldominance of the United States <p>There is a new cold war underway,... [more]

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Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life

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Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital...

J. Craig Venter

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome

Paperback

Where did our search to understand life come from? And where will it take us? [more]

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What a Wonderful World: Life, the Universe and Everything in a Nutshell

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What a Wonderful World: Life, the Universe and Everything in a Nutshell...

Marcus Chown

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Why do we breathe? What is money? How does the brain work? Why did life... [more]

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Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

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Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

Andrew T. Guzman

Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Global warming; Social impact of environmental issues

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In Overheated, Guzman takes climate change out of the realm of scientific abstraction to explore its real-world consequences.... [more]

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Game of Knowns: Science is Coming

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Game of Knowns: Science is Coming

Karl Kruszelnicki

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Australia's most trusted and knowledge-thirsty scientist, Dr Karl, once again claims the Throne of Science. [more]

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Elliptic Tales: Curves, Counting, and Number Theory

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Elliptic Tales: Curves, Counting, and Number Theory

Avner Ash, Robert Gross

Mathematics & Sciences; Number theory

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Describes the developments in number theory by looking at one of the most exciting unsolved problems in contemporary mathematics... [more]

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Mythematics: Solving the Twelve Labors of Hercules

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Mythematics: Solving the Twelve Labors of Hercules

Michael Huber

Folklore, myths & legends; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Paperback

Combines ancient mythology and modern mathematics. This book offers helpful hints and complete solutions, and the appendixes... [more]

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Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction

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Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction

Bill McGuire

Mathematics & Sciences; Natural disasters

Paperback

In this Very Short Introduction Bill McGuire explores the potential catastrophes facing our planet. Assessing both the probability... [more]

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