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Phantom Risk: Scientific Inference and the Law
Phantom Risk: Scientific Inference and the Law
by Kenneth R Foster
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Although the authors are clearly optimistic about the use of science of detect and evaluate risks, they recognize the difficulty of inferring cause-and-effect relationships from epidemiological (observational) evidence and of inferring risks to humans... (read more)

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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction
Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction
by Charles M Wynn
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The basis for the book begins with the examination of the five most widely believed pseudoscientific ideas: UFOs, out-of-body experiences, astrology, creationism, and ESP. These ideas are reviewed in detail to see just how well they stand up to... (read more)

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The State of Earth Science from Space: Past Progress, Future Prospects
The State of Earth Science from Space: Past Progress, Future Prospects
by Ghassem Asrar
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Market: Researchers in solid earth geophysics and planetary geophysics. This book is a record of the one-day symposium organized by the Space Policy Institute of the George Washington University's Elliot School of International Affairs, in cooperation... (read more)

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Storm of the Century: The Labor Day Hurricane of 1935
Storm of the Century: The Labor Day Hurricane of 1935
by Willie Drye
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The most powerful hurricane in United States history assaulted the Florida Keys in 1935, one of the darkest years of the Great Depression. With winds surpassing 200 miles an hour and a storm surge topping 20 feet, the “Storm of the Century”... (read more)

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The Wealth of Nature: How Mainstream Economics Has Failed the Environment
The Wealth of Nature: How Mainstream Economics Has Failed the Environment
by Robert Nadeau
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Virtually all large-scale damage to the global environment is caused by economic activities, and the vast majority of economic planners in both business and government coordinate these activities on the basis of guidelines and prescriptions from... (read more)

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Making Telework Work: Leading People and Leveraging Technology for High-Impact Results
Making Telework Work: Leading People and Leveraging Technology for High-Impact Results
by Evan H Offstein
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Leaders learn from dozens of examples how to increase overall productivity, achieve organizational goals at a faster pace, and harness talent more effectively with Making Telework Work. Integrating technology into the workplace becomes simple and... (read more)

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Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze? And 114 Other Questions
Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze? And 114 Other Questions
by New Scientist
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• What time is it at the North Pole? • What's the chemical formula for a human being? • Why do boomerangs come back? • Why do flying fish fly? • Do the living really outnumber the dead? • Why does lightning fork? • Why... (read more)

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Dinosaurs: A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press (Golden Guide)
Dinosaurs: A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press (Golden Guide)
by Golden
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Dinosaurs have long been a source of speculation. This beautifully illustrated guide includes: - Fascinating facts about these animals that ruled the earth for more than 100 million years - Key features that make each individual genus distinctive - The... (read more)

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Reinventing the Future: Conversations with the World's Leading Scientists
Reinventing the Future: Conversations with the World's Leading Scientists
by Thomas A Bass
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The author of The Eudaemonic Pie now reveals the inspiration, motivations, and aspirations of the world’s greatest scientists.... (read more)

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Little Book of Snowflakes
Little Book of Snowflakes
by Kenneth Libbrecht
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"Snowflakes, like people, are all different and beautiful, but they can be a nuisance when they lose their identity in a mob." The Little Book of Snowflakes presents these evanescent formations in their breathtaking individuality, pinpointing their... (read more)

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Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology
Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology
by Eric Drexler
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This brilliant work heralds the new age of nanotechnology, which will give us thorough and inexpensive control of the structure of matter.  Drexler examines the enormous implications of these developments for medicine, the economy, and the... (read more)

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Technical Knowledge in American Culture: Science, Technology, and Medicine Since the Early 1800s (History of American Science & Technology)
Technical Knowledge in American Culture: Science, Technology, and Medicine Since the Early 1800s (History of American Science & Technology)
by Hamilton Cravens
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Technical Knowledge in American Culture addresses the relationships between what modern-day experts say to each other and to their constituencies and whether what they say and do relates to the larger culture, society, and era. These essays challenge the... (read more)

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Interface Culture How New Technology Tra
Interface Culture How New Technology Tra
by Steven Johnson
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"As our machines are increasingly jacked into global networks of information, it becomes more and more difficult to imagine the dataspace at our fingertips, to picture all that complexity in our mind's eye . . . Representing all that information is going... (read more)

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Sky of Stone
Sky of Stone
by Homer H. Hickam
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Thread of the Silkworm
Thread of the Silkworm
by Iris Chang
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The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became—to Americas continuing chagrin—the father of the Chinese missile program.... (read more)

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10 Questions Science Can't Answer (Yet): A Guide to the Scientific Wilderness (Macsci)
10 Questions Science Can't Answer (Yet): A Guide to the Scientific Wilderness (Macsci)
by Michael Hanlon
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In the space of 60 seconds a body processes one quadrillion atoms of oxygen, several trillion molecules of carbon dioxide, and the untold products of digestion. After forty years, 90% of the atoms in our body are different. So are you still the same... (read more)

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Science, Technology, and Society: New Directions
Science, Technology, and Society: New Directions
by Andrew Webster
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Science, Technology, and Society will be of particular value to students, academics, and practitioners involved in studying and helping to shape these two very powerful institutions of society.... (read more)

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Asymmetries in Time: Problems in the Philosophy of Science
Asymmetries in Time: Problems in the Philosophy of Science
by Paul Horwich
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Time is generally thought to be one of the more mysterious ingredients of the universe. In this intriguing book, Paul Horwich makes precise and explicit the interrelationships between time and a large number of philosophically important notions.Ideas of... (read more)

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Would Be Worlds How Simulation Is Changi
Would Be Worlds How Simulation Is Changi
by John L Casti
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Critical acclaim for How Simulation Is Changing the Frontiers of Science "John Casti is one of the great science writers of the 1990s." —San Francisco Examiner. "A popular account of the enormous change computers have brought to the everyday... (read more)

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The Harmonious Universe: The Beauty and Unity of Scientific Understanding
The Harmonious Universe: The Beauty and Unity of Scientific Understanding
by Keith J Laidler
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From quarks to quasars, this stimulating survey of the main branches of science provides lay readers with a broad scientific understanding of our fascinating universe. Award-winning scientist and popular science writer Keith Laidler explains the major... (read more)

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