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Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History Stephen Jay Gould 039330857X 9780393308570 Provocative and delightfully discursive essays on natural history. . . . Gould is the Stan Musial of essay writing. He can work himself into a corkscrew Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2010 (The Best American Series ) Folger, Tim 0547327846 9780547327846 Freeman Dyson, renowned physicist and public intellectual, edits this years volume of the finest science and nature writing.   The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2010 (The Best American Series )

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When Science Goes Wrong: Twelve Tales from the Dark Side of Discovery Simon LeVay 0452289327 9780452289321 With a narrative as briskly paced and vividly detailed as an international thriller, this definitive new biography of Chiang Kai-shek masterful When Science Goes Wrong: Twelve Tales from the Dark Side of Discovery

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The Best American Science Writing 2011 Rebecca Skloot, Floyd Skloot, Jesse Cohen 0062091247 9780062091246 The Best American Science Writing series has been hailed as, contemporary sciences best answers to . . . eternal riddles (Fortune); praised for The Best American Science Writing 2011

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A Devils Chaplain: Reflections on Hope, Lies, Science, and Love Richard Dawkins 0618485392 9780618485390 The first collection of essays from renowned scientist and best-selling author Richard Dawkins is an enthusiastic declaration, a testament to the A Devils Chaplain: Reflections on Hope, Lies, Science, and Love

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Cold: Adventures in the Worlds Frozen Places Bill Streever 0316042927 9780316042925 From avalanches to glaciers and seals to snowflakes, from igloos to icebergs, permafrost to hoarfrost, chilblains to frostbite, Bill Streever unearths the consistent, Cold: Adventures in the Worlds Frozen Places

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Relativity: The Special and the General Theory Albert Einstein 0517884410 9780517884416 Times Man of the Century, Albert Einstein is the unquestioned founder of modern physics. His theory of relativity is the most important scientific idea of the mod Relativity: The Special and the General Theory

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Intelligent Thought: Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement Intelligent Thought: Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement

Brockman, John  Paperback

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The Best American Science Writing 2012 Michio Kaku, Jesse Cohen 0062117912 9780062117915 The Best American Science Writing 2012   The Best American Science Writing 2012

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What Have You Changed Your Mind About?: Todays Leading Minds Rethink Everything (Edge Question Series) John Brockman 0061686549 9780061686542 Even geniuses change their minds sometimes.Edge ( www.edge.org ), the influential online intellectual salon, What Have You Changed Your Mind About?: Todays Leading Minds Rethink Everything (Edge Question Series)

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The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2001 (The Best American Series) Edward O Wilson 0618153594 9780618153596 Also an instant bestseller in the Best American series, this second annual Best American Science and Nature Writing volume, ed The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2001 (The Best American Series)

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Facing Up: Science and Its Cultural Adversaries Steven Weinberg 067400647X 9780674006478 In a recent New York Times profile, James Glanz remarked, Steven Weinberg is perhaps the worlds most authoritative proponent of the idea that physics is hurtling Facing Up: Science and Its Cultural Adversaries

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2007 (The Best American Series ) Preston, Richard 0618722319 9780618722310 This wonderful series...where students find plenty of inspiration (New Scientist), The Best American Science and Nature Writing 20 The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2007 (The Best American Series )

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The New Humanists: Science at the Edge John Brockman 0760745293 9780760745298 When John Brockmans essay, The New Humanists appeared on his popular cutting-edge science website, EDGE (www.edge.org), he received a record number of responses from the in The New Humanists: Science at the Edge

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Mama Gone Geek: Calling On My Inner Science Nerd to Help Navigate the Ups and Downs of Parenthood Mama Gone Geek: Calling On My Inner Science Nerd to Help Navigate the Ups and Downs of Parenthood

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The Origin of Species (Modern Library Paperbacks) Charles Darwin 0375751467 9780375751462 Perhaps the most readable and accessible of the great works of scientific imagination, The Origin of Species sold out on the day it was published in 1859. Theol The Origin of Species (Modern Library Paperbacks)

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Great Waters: An Atlantic Passage Deborah Cramer 0393020193 9780393020199 In the course of an ocean voyage, Cramer offers a remarkable meditation on and spiritual exploration of one of our least appreciated natural resources: the Atlantic Ocean. 20 l Great Waters: An Atlantic Passage

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Future Science: Essays from the Cutting Edge Max Brockman 0307741915 9780307741912 Editor Max Brockman introduces the work of some of todayrsquo;s brightest and most innovative young scientists in this fascinating and exciting collection of writings Future Science: Essays from the Cutting Edge

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Science in 100 Key Breakthroughs Paul Parsons 1554078083 9781554078080 Science in 100 Key Breakthroughs   Science in 100 Key Breakthroughs

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The Best American Science Writing 2010 Jerome Groopman, Jesse Cohen 0061852511 9780061852510 Edited by New York Times bestselling author Jerome Groopman, The Best American Science Writing 2010 collects in one volume the most crucial, thought-provokin The Best American Science Writing 2010

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The Best American Science Writing 2005 The Best American Science Writing 2005

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2006 (The Best American Series) Greene, Brian 061872222X 9780618722228 In his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2006, Brian Greene writes that science needs to be recognized for The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2006 (The Best American Series)

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The Book of Time: The Secrets of Time, How it Works and How We Measure It Adam Hart-Davis 1554079055 9781554079056 The Book of Time: The Secrets of Time, How it Works and How We Measure It   The Book of Time: The Secrets of Time, How it Works and How We Measure It

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The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2000 The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2000

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The Language of Cells: Life as Seen Under the Microscope Spencer Nadler 0375504168 9780375504167 With this beautiful book, Spencer Nadler takes us into the remarkable world of cellsand into the lives of people whose behavior is affected by the cells The Language of Cells: Life as Seen Under the Microscope

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The Best American Science Writing 2006 Atul Gawande 006072644X 9780060726447 Together these twenty-one articles on a wide range of todays most leading topics in science, from Dennis Overbye, Jonathan Weiner, and Richard Preston, among others, represe The Best American Science Writing 2006

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Im Working on That : A Trek From Science Fiction to Science Fact Im Working on That : A Trek From Science Fiction to Science Fact

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The Best American Science Writing 2009 Natalie Angier, Jesse Cohen 0061431664 9780061431661 Edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times columnist and bestselling author Natalie Angier, The Best American Science Writing 2009 collects into one volu The Best American Science Writing 2009

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The Next Fifty Years: Science in the First Half of the Twenty-first Century The Next Fifty Years: Science in the First Half of the Twenty-first Century

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2009 (The Best American Series ) Kolbert, Elizabeth 0547002599 9780547002590 A leading climate journalist selects the years best science and nature writing.   The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2009 (The Best American Series )

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Cold: Adventures in the Worlds Frozen Places Cold: Adventures in the Worlds Frozen Places

Bill Streever (Edition: 1) Hardcover

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Writing Papers in the Biological Sciences Victoria E. McMillan 0312258577 9780312258573 Written by a professional biologist who is also an experienced writing teacher, this comprehensive guide for students writing in biology, zoology, and botany prov Writing Papers in the Biological Sciences

Victoria E. McMillan (Edition: 3rd) Spiral-bound

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The Best Science Writing Online 2012 (Open Laboratory) The Best Science Writing Online 2012 (Open Laboratory)

Ouellette, Jennifer  Paperback

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2004 (The Best American Series) Folger, Tim 0618246983 9780618246984 Since its inception in 1915, the Best American series has become the premier annual showcase for the countrys finest short fiction and n The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2004 (The Best American Series)

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It Aint Necessarily So: The Dream of the Human Genome and Other Illusions Richard Lewontin 0940322951 9780940322950 Is our natureas individuals, as a speciesdetermined by our evolution and encoded in our genes? If we unravel the protein sequences of It Aint Necessarily So: The Dream of the Human Genome and Other Illusions

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Cosmic Adventure Bob Berman 0688172180 9780688172183 Have you ever wondered what happened before the Big Bang, or how we would colonize Mars, or what an alien invasion might really be like? Astronomer Bob Berman has, and in Cosmic Adventure, a collec Cosmic Adventure

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Electrified Sheep: Glass-eating Scientists, Nuking the Moon, and More Bizarre Experiments Alex Boese 1250007534 9781250007537 Electrified Sheep: Glass-eating Scientists, Nuking the Moon, and More Bizarre Experiments   Electrified Sheep: Glass-eating Scientists, Nuking the Moon, and More Bizarre Experiments

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Whats Next? Dispatches on the Future of Science: Original Essays from a New Generation of Scientists (Vintage) Max Brockman 0307389316 9780307389312 Will climate change force a massive human migration to the Northern Rim? How does our sense of morali Whats Next? Dispatches on the Future of Science: Original Essays from a New Generation of Scientists (Vintage)

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Lives of a Cell Lives of a Cell

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Letters to My Grandchildren David Suzuki 177164088X 9781771640886 Letters to My Grandchildren   Letters to My Grandchildren

David Suzuki  Hardcover

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The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2005 (Best American) Folger, Tim 0618273433 9780618273430 The Best American series has been the premier annual showcase for the countrys finest short fiction and nonfiction since 1915. Each volumes s The Best American Science & Nature Writing 2005 (Best American)

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Science at the Edge: Conversations with the Leading Scientific Thinkers of Today Science at the Edge: Conversations with the Leading Scientific Thinkers of Today

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Smart Mice, Not-So-Smart People: An Interesting and Amusing Guide to Bioethics Arthur Caplan 074254172X 9780742541726 Famed bioethicist Arthur Caplan shares his provocative opinions on all things bioethical.   Smart Mice, Not-So-Smart People: An Interesting and Amusing Guide to Bioethics

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The Best American Science Writing 2002 (Best American Science Writing) Matt Ridley, Alan Lightman 0060936509 9780060936501 If, as Matt Ridley suggests, science is simply the search for new forms of ignorance, then perhaps it follows that with science The Best American Science Writing 2002 (Best American Science Writing)

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Jinn from Hyperspace: And Other Scribblings--Both Serious and Whimsical Jinn from Hyperspace: And Other Scribblings--Both Serious and Whimsical

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