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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
Edward J. Larson.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300188219.  Daedalus Item Code: 52780
Knowledgeable and focused, Roald Amundsen has earned his place in history as the first to reach the South Pole. Robert Scott, on the other hand, has often been dismissed as a dashing incompetent who ... (Read More)
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The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era
Craig Nelson.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451660432.  Daedalus Item Code: 42912
The author of Rocket Men and the Henry Adams Prize winner Thomas Paine, Craig Nelson here gives us the history of the atomic age, and the astounding natural energy source that powered ... (Read More)
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The American Heritage Science Dictionary
Steven Kleinedler, senior ed.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780618455041.  Daedalus Item Code: 52190
Clearly written and illustrated with 380 black and white photos and drawings, this dictionary covers all the major fields of science in 8,500 entries, from the fundamentals of chemistry, physics, ... (Read More)
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Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein: Collossal Mistakes by Great Scientists that Changed Our Understand of Life and the Universe
Mario Livio.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781439192368.  Daedalus Item Code: 53185
"Astrophysicist and award-winning author [Mario] Livio analyzes ruinous errors of five great scientific minds in the wake of their most prominent discoveries and how those errors have not only ... (Read More)
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Cosmos 2016 Mini Wall Calendar: A SpaceTime Odyssey

Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calendar.
ISBN: 9781449465094.  Daedalus Item Code: 55709
You can have the universe—even if you only have 7 inches of wall space. This mini wall calendar follows Neil deGrasse Tyson's Ship of the Imagination from the beginning of time to our possible ... (Read More)
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Darwin: Portrait of a Genius
Paul Johnson.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780147509772.  Daedalus Item Code: 38946
The author of Socrates: A Man for Our Times; Jesus: A Biography from a Believer; and Churchill, as well as Modern Times, historian Paul Johnson here looks at one of the ... (Read More)
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Elixir: A History of Water and Humankind
Brian Fagan.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781608190034.  Daedalus Item Code: 54032
The chief component of the Earth and the human body, water has been viewed in differing ways throughout history. The author of The Great Warming and Journey Through an Ancient Land ... (Read More)
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The First Inventions: Prehistory to 1200 BC
Christine Noble, series ed. Peter Lewis, trans.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780276445132.  Daedalus Item Code: 52398
From simple creations like bread and the knitting needle through such awe-inspiring constructions as Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids, this book surveys the manifold inventions of humankind. ... (Read More)
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From Lucy to Language: Revised, Updated, and Expanded
Donald Johanson & Blake Edgar. David Brill, photos.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780743280648.  Daedalus Item Code: 50640
In 1974 paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson discovered "Lucy"—at more than three million years old the earliest skeleton of any erect-walking human yet known—in a remote region of Ethiopia, prompting ... (Read More)
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Gender and Boyle's Law of Gases
Elizabeth Potter.
Publisher: Indiana.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780253214553.  Daedalus Item Code: 31945
Though we tend to think of science as purely objective, based on demonstrable proofs and phenomena, scientists are of course human, and subject to certain assumptions and prejudices. A professor of ... (Read More)
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The Genial Gene: Deconstructing Darwinian Selfishness
Joan Roughgarden.
Publisher: California.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780520258266.  Daedalus Item Code: 24082
Are selfishness and individuality—rather than kindness and cooperation—basic to biological nature? Does a "selfish gene" create universal sexual conflict? Joan Roughgarden forcefully rejects these ... (Read More)
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The Genius in All of Us: Why Everything You've Been Told About Genetics, Talent and Intelligence is Wrong
David Shenk.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848312180.  Daedalus Item Code: 42706
The author of The Forgetting, Data Smog, and The Immortal Game, David Shenk here addresses the old saw that talent and ability—the "genius" of certain individuals for particular ... (Read More)
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