The Elements

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323035
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Covering one hundred scientific breakthroughs, presents a history of the periodic table, traces the discovery of the elements, discusses the life and works of the great chemists, and poses questions alongside developments in culture, world ...

Mathematics

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323042
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Presents the history of mathematics, from the inception of counting and positional notation to the development of such disciplines as geometry, algebra, group theory, and string theory.

Philosophy

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323073
Size: 57.12 MB
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Presents a history of philosophy chronologically organized, offering descriptions of the "schools" of philosophy and brief profiles of notable philosophers.

Physics

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323066
Size: 70.48 MB
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Presents a history of physics from the dawn of science to the present through coverage of one hundred scientific breakthroughs in the discipline, including force and inertia, hidden heat, the Doppler effect, cloud chambers, and string ...

The Universe

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323059
Size: 52.57 MB
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Covering one hundred scientific breakthroughs, presents a history of astronomy and man's quest to understand the universe.

The Brain

Author: Tom Jackson
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ISBN: 9780985323080
Size: 57.34 MB
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The study of the brain has spawned many disciplines. Disorders of and damage to the brain have given neurologists clues as to how the brain functions.

A Tale Of Seven Elements

Author: Eric Scerri
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0195391314
Size: 73.29 MB
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In A Tale of Seven Elements, Eric Scerri presents the fascinating history of those seven elements discovered to be mysteriously "missing" from the periodic table in 1913.

Chilled

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472911423
Size: 74.28 MB
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Refrigerators, refrigeration and its discovery and applications provides the remarkable and eye-opening backdrop to Chilled, the story of how science managed to rewrite the rules of food, and how the technology whirring behind every ...

The Elements

Author: Jack Challoner
Publisher: Carlton Books Limited
ISBN: 9781780971254
Size: 24.24 MB
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Presents photographic representations of the one hundred and eighteen elements in the period table, along with facts, figures and stories about each one.

Cosmic Imagery

Author: John D. Barrow
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448113679
Size: 74.76 MB
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Vesalius's haunting pictures of the human anatomy were nothing less than works of art, while the simple diagram now known as Pythagoras' Theorem - proved by the ancient Babylonians, Chinese, Indians and Egyptians long before the Greeks ...