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3D CAD with Autodesk 123d: Designing for 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, and Personal Fabrication
3D CAD with Autodesk 123d: Designing for 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, and Personal Fabrication
by Jesse Harrington Au
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Design and create real-world objects with 3D printers, laser cutters, or common materials that you assemble yourself. Its easy with Autodesks free 123D tools. In this full-color book, Jesse Harrington Au—Autodesks Maker Advocate&#8212... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Advances in Friction-Stir Welding and Processing (Series in Welding and Other Joining Technologies)
Advances in Friction-Stir Welding and Processing (Series in Welding and Other Joining Technologies)
by M. -k Besharati-givi
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Friction-stir welding (FSW), a relatively new joining process, is a solid-state joining technique that is energy efficient, environmentally friendly, and versatile.  Friction-stir processing (FSP) is an emerging processing technique based on FSW... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Radio-Frequency Heating in Food Processing: Principles and Applications (Electro-Technologies for Food Processing)
Radio-Frequency Heating in Food Processing: Principles and Applications (Electro-Technologies for Food Processing)
by George B. Awuah
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As the third book of a series of publications dedicated to electro-technology applications in the food processing industry, this text covers successful radio frequency applications and advances in the milk, fruit juice, poultry, meat, baking and drying... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere from Space (Springer Praxis Books in Environmental Sciences)
Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere from Space (Springer Praxis Books in Environmental Sciences)
by Alexander A. Kokhanovsky
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Our planet faces many global environmental problems (i.e. warming and gradual disappearance of ice in Arctic). The only possible way to monitor all of these changes is through remote sensing from satellites. The objective of this book is to describe... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Maladies of Modernity: Scientism and the Deformation of Political Order
Maladies of Modernity: Scientism and the Deformation of Political Order
by David N. Whitney
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This work explores the complex relationship between science and politics. More specifically, it focuses on the problem of scientism. Scientism is a deformation of science, which unnecessarily restricts the scope of scientific inquiry by placing a... (read more)

Available October 2014
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21st Century Robot: The Dr. Simon Egerton Stories
21st Century Robot: The Dr. Simon Egerton Stories
by Brian David Johnson
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When companies develop a new technology, do they ask how it might affect the people who will actually use it? That, more or less, sums up Brian David Johnsons duties as Intels futurist-in-residence. In this fascinating book, Johnson provides a... (read more)

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Logistics Operations and Management for Recycling and Reuse (Ecoproduction)
Logistics Operations and Management for Recycling and Reuse (Ecoproduction)
by Paulina Golinska
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The aim of this book is to present quantitative and qualitative aspects of logistics operations supporting recycling and reuse. In individual chapters, the authors address various issues related to reverse network configuration and the organization of... (read more)

Available September 2014
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The McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Seventh Edition (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms)
The McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Seventh Edition (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms)
by Mcgraw-hill
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More than 110,000 definitions! For more than three decades, this internationally-known reference has been the easiest, fastest, and most reliable way for anyone to gain fluency in the language of science and technology. Containing more than 110,000... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Materials Management Model for Remanufacturing (Ecoproduction)
Materials Management Model for Remanufacturing (Ecoproduction)
by Paulina Golinska
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The present customer consumption models with short product lifecycles result in an increasing number of used products that need to be collected and reused or disposed. Both legal regulations and consumer concerns regarding these issues have led companies... (read more)

Available September 2014
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How We Got to Now Signed Edition
How We Got to Now Signed Edition
by Steven Johnson
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“Mr. Johnson, who knows a thing or two about the history of science, is a first-rate storyteller.” The New York... (read more)

Available October 8, 2014
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McCance and Widdowson's the Composition of Foods: Seventh Summary Edition
McCance and Widdowson's the Composition of Foods: Seventh Summary Edition
by Food Standard Agency
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McCance and Widdowsons's The Composition of Foods, Seventh Summary Edition provides a timely, authoritative and comprehensive update of the nutrient data for the most commonly consumed foods in the UK. Foods that are less commonly consumed but are... (read more)

Available September 2014
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The Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding
The Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding
by V. Porter
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Over thousands of years, animal husbandry coupled with natural selection has given rise to a great diversity of livestock breeds. A major new reference work, The Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding describes breeds of livestock worldwide. It... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Can a Bee Sting a Bee?: And Other Big Questions from Little People
Can a Bee Sting a Bee?: And Other Big Questions from Little People
by Gemma Elwin Harris
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In the spirit of Schotts Miscellany, The Magic of Reality, and The Dangerous Book for Boys comes Big Questions from Little People—a smart, illuminating, essential, and utterly delightful handbook for perplexed parents and their curious children.... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Planetary Rovers: Tools for Space Exploration (Springer Praxis Books / Astronautical Engineering)
Planetary Rovers: Tools for Space Exploration (Springer Praxis Books / Astronautical Engineering)
by Lutz Richter
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This will be the only book on planetary rover development covering all aspects relevant to the design of... (read more)

Available September 2014
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Inventing a Better Mousetrap: 200 Years of American History in the Amazing World of Patent Models
Inventing a Better Mousetrap: 200 Years of American History in the Amazing World of Patent Models
by Alan Rothschild
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Learn about the role that patent models played in American history—and even learn to build your own replica! Patent models, working models required for US patent filings from 1790 to 1880, offer insight into—and inspiration from&#... (read more)

Available December 2014
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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Manufacturing and Services Sectors (Ecoproduction)
Corporate Social Responsibility in the Manufacturing and Services Sectors (Ecoproduction)
by Paulina Golinska
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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an important element in creating competitive advantages for enterprises in different sectors. The authors guide readers through the different cases studies in order to present the benchmarking of international... (read more)

Available September 2014
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Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
by Kimon P. Valavanis
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The main goal of this two-volume reference work is to be a comprehensive resource for the academic and research communities, industry, and governmental organizations that use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in a wide spectrum of applications. The... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Design and Modeling for 3D Printing
Design and Modeling for 3D Printing
by Matthew Griffin
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If you've got—or are thinking of getting—access to an inexpensive 3D printer such as the ones from MakerBot and PrintrBot, there will come a time (soon!) when you'll graduate from printing other peoples' designs. There's no doubt... (read more)

Available November 2014
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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 (Best American)
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014 (Best American)
by Deborah Blum
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“Undeniably exquisite . . . The essays in the collection [are] meditations that reveal not only how science actually happens but also who or what propels its immutable humanity.” — Maria Popova, Brain Pickings “A... (read more)

Available October 7, 2014
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They Laughed at Galileo: How the Great Inventors Proved Their Critics Wrong
They Laughed at Galileo: How the Great Inventors Proved Their Critics Wrong
by Albert Jack
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They Laughed at Galileo takes a humorous and reflective look at one thousand years of the development of humankind. Those who dreamt, those who taught, those who opposed, and those who, ultimately, did. At some point in modern history each and every one... (read more)

Available September 2015
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