The New York Times Book Of Science

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science
✏Author : The New York Times
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2015-09-29
✏Pages : 560
✏ISBN : 1402793219
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Book Summary : For more than 150 years, The New York Times has been in the forefront of science news reporting. These 125 articles from its archives are the very best, covering more than a century of scientific breakthroughs, setbacks, and mysteries. The varied topics range from chemistry to the cosmos, biology to ecology, genetics to artificial intelligence, all curated by the former editor of Science Times, David Corcoran. Big, informative, and wide-ranging, this journey through the scientific stories of our times is a must-have for all science enthusiasts.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Questions Answers
✏Author : C. Claiborne Ray
✏Publisher : Anchor
✏Release Date : 2012-01-18
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780307813527
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Questions Answers Book Summary : Why is glass transparent? Why do cats purr? Why do men have nipples? These are but a handful of the thousands of questions that over the years have been asked and answered in The New York Times "Science Q&A" column. At last, the best and most interesting questions-and their replies-have been collected in a book for general readers. From wild animals to outdoor vegetation, from the human body to the heavens above, The New York Times Book of Science Questions and Answers takes readers on a thoroughly entertaining and informative journey through the world we live in. Like David Feldman's bestselling books Do Penguins Have Knees? and Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise?, this is science at its fun-filled best. Featuring answers from a wide variety of leaders across the country in scientific research and education, and illustrated by the delightful drawings of Victoria Roberts, The Times Q&A column is one of the best read features in the Science Times, which is one of the most popular sections of the newspaper. With a daily circulation of 1.2 million people, The New York Times is a leader in conveying scientific information to the general public. This fact-filled handbook for the scientifically curious should prove invaluable as a family reference book, as a classroom resource, as an entertaining subway diversion, and even as a supplement to public libraries' Frequently Asked Questions lists. From the Trade Paperback edition.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Literacy
✏Author : Richard Flaste
✏Publisher : Perennial
✏Release Date : 1992
✏Pages : 385
✏ISBN : WISC:89037879160
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Literacy Book Summary : Bringing science from the stratified realm of jargon and mystifying concepts, this reference takes an easy-to-understand approach to explaining a broad range of scientific matters, including the physics of a knuckleball, the effect of cows' belching on the ozone, and more. Reprint.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers
✏Author : C. Claiborne Ray
✏Publisher : Anchor
✏Release Date : 2007-12-18
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780307429056
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers Book Summary : What would kill you if you fell into a black hole? Once people finally get to Mars, how will they get back? What makes the holes in Swiss cheese? Are there any carnivorous plants that are harmful to humans? Are there really caterpillars that scream to protect themselves? How do birds have sexual intercourse? Why don’t woodpeckers damage their brains? What is the function of ear wax? Why don’t you sneeze when you’re asleep? Do germs have germs? What is considered evidence for extra-terrestial intelligence? Every week, C. Claiborne Ray answers questions like these from the readers of the New York Times Science section who, as this delightful second volume demonstrates, never seem to run out of things to ask about. Here, Ray gives us 225 of the most interesting answers she has gleaned from scientists in every discipline, satisfying our desire to understand some of the strangest, most curious mysteries of the natural world. Victoria Roberts’s charmingly wacky drawings add to the fun. From the Trade Paperback edition.

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Literacy
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1991
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : OCLC:1150986151
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Literacy Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Crown
✏Release Date : 1994
✏Pages : 480
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105009705067
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor Book Summary : An introduction to key environmental issues offers explanations of such topics as biodiversity, the greenhouse effect, and ecosystems in danger

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Crown
✏Release Date : 1994
✏Pages : 480
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105009705067
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Science Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor Book Summary : An introduction to key environmental issues offers explanations of such topics as biodiversity, the greenhouse effect, and ecosystems in danger

✏Book Title : The Science Times Book of Fish
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Globe Pequot
✏Release Date : 1997
✏Pages : 231
✏ISBN : 1558216049
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Science Times Book of Fish Book Summary : Gathers articles on fish and other sea creatures from the Science Times section of the New York Times

✏Book Title : The Science Times Book of Genetics
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1998
✏Pages : 248
✏ISBN : UVA:X004268229
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Science Times Book of Genetics Book Summary : Essays by experts in the field explore the history, research, processes, and ethical concerns of genetic research, including the role of genes in cancer and treatment, life extension, and cloning

✏Book Title : The Science Times Book of Language and Linguistics
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Globe Pequot
✏Release Date : 2000
✏Pages : 193
✏ISBN : 155821934X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Science Times Book of Language and Linguistics Book Summary : Examines the evolution of human and animal language within various cultures and species and how it is acquired and processed