A Survival Guide To The Misinformation Age

Author: David J. Helfand
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231541023
Size: 51.86 MB
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From confronting our fear of quantitative reasoning and demystifying graphs to elucidating the key concepts of probability and data analysis and the use of precise language and logic, this book supplies an essential set of apps for the ...

A Mathematician S Lament

Author: Paul Lockhart
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781934137178
Size: 78.65 MB
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A manifesto for freeing math from the drudgery of traditional teaching by a brilliant mathematician.

A Small Scale Approach To Organic Laboratory Techniques

Author: Donald L. Pavia
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 130544602X
Size: 29.68 MB
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The book is organized based on essays and topics of current interest and covers a large number of traditional organic reactions and syntheses, as well as experiments with a biological or health science focus.

The Unnatural World

Author: David Biello
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476743908
Size: 51.32 MB
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An environmental journalist examines the world humanity has created through climate change and chronicles the scientists, billionaires, and ordinary people who are working toward saving the planet.

Uncommon Sense

Author: Alan Cromer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198024354
Size: 71.72 MB
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In Uncommon Sense, Alan Cromer develops the argument that science represents a radically new and different way of thinking.

The Obesity Paradox

Author: Carl J. Lavie, M.D.
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698148517
Size: 63.22 MB
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Sharing the science behind these recent findings, The Obesity Paradox shows readers how to achieve what’s really important: maximum health—not minimum weight.

Why Quark Rhymes With Pork

Author: N. David Mermin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316472876
Size: 29.56 MB
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A collection of offbeat, entertaining and primarily nontechnical essays on physics and those who practice it, from eminent theoretical physicist N. David Mermin.

A Student Handbook For Writing In Biology

Author: Karin Knisely
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429234917
Size: 19.78 MB
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Providing practical advice to students on how to write for biology, this book shows how to write for a particular audience, self evaluate drafts, and paraphrase for improved comprehension.

Algorithms To Live By

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1627790365
Size: 20.73 MB
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From finding a spouse to finding a parking spot, from organizing one's inbox to understanding the workings of memory, Algorithms to Live By transforms the wisdom of computer science into strategies for human living.