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Magnetic Resonance Force Microscopy and a Single-Spin Measurement

Fausto Borgonovi

Magnetic resonance force microscopy (MRFM) is a rapidly evolving field which originated in 1990s and matured recently with the first detection of a single electron spin below the surface of a non-transparent solid. Further development of MRFM techniques... (read more)

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Hot: Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth

Mark Hertsgaard

"Hot bravely takes aim at perhaps the greatest climate threat of all: apathy." — Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation "Hertsgaards answers . . . are lucid, realistic, and offer reason for hope." — Christian Science Monitor For... (read more)

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Faith in the Halls of Power: How Evangelicals Joined the American Elite

D Michael Lindsay

Evangelicals, once at the periphery of American life, now wield power in the White House and on Wall Street, at Harvard and in Hollywood. How have they reached the pinnacles of power in such a short time? And what does this mean for evangelicals--and for... (read more)

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John Briggs

Fractals are unique patterns left behind by the unpredictable movements -- the chaos -- of the world at work. The branching patterns of trees, the veins in a hand, water twisting out of a running tap -- all of these are fractals. Learn to recognize them... (read more)

Isaac Asimov
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The Tyrannosaurus Prescription and 100 Other Essays: And 100 Other Essays

Isaac Asimov

America's most revered science writer is represented here by one hundred and one previously uncollected essays and ruminations. The Tyrannosaurus Prescription demonstrates the full range of Isaac Asimov's imagination: his lively discussions of science... (read more)

Patents and Inventions
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Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing

Hod Lipson

What would you create if you had a machine that could make (almost) anything? Fabricated offers you practical and imaginative insight into the question, "How will 3D printing change my life?" This book is an informative and fast-paced exploration of 3D... (read more)

Philosophy of Science
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Complex Analysis (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

Joseph Bak

This unusual and lively textbook offers a clear and intuitive approach to the classical and beautiful theory of complex variables. With very little dependence on advanced concepts from several-variable calculus and topology, the text focuses on the... (read more)

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