The New York Times Book Of Science

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Science Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
✏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 the key environmental issues confronting the modern world examines both sides of the debate on important questions and offers helpful explanations of such topics as biodiversity, the greenhouse effect, and ecosystems in danger. 20,000 first printing.

✏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 Literacy The environment from your backyard to the ocean floor
✏Author : Nicholas Wade
✏Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
✏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 the key environmental issues confronting the modern world examines both sides of the debate on important questions and offers helpful explanations of such topics as biodiversity, the greenhouse effect, and ecosystems in danger. 20,000 first printing.

✏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 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 what everyone needs to know from Newton to the knuckleball
✏Author : Richard Flaste
✏Publisher : Crown
✏Release Date : 1991-03-01
✏Pages : 385
✏ISBN : UCAL:B4534517
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York times book of science literacy what everyone needs to know from Newton to the knuckleball Book Summary : Essays cover gravity waves, antimatter, prejudice, sleep, memory, AIDS, obesity, drug abuse, comas, measles, alcoholism, diet, pollution, and coincidence

✏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 New York Times Book Review
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1994-10
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015059401284
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book Review Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The New York Times Book of Medicine
✏Author : Gina Kolata
✏Publisher : Sterling
✏Release Date : 2015-03-17
✏Pages : 400
✏ISBN : 1454902051
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The New York Times Book of Medicine Book Summary : Fashion a fantastic paper animal parade featuring everything from dinosaurs to a peacock with a huge tail to butterflies, a whale, lion and mama and baby kangaroos. This origami zoo offers 33 enticing projects, all beginning with the same basic steps, plus everything needed to make them.

📒The Science Of Harry Potter ✍ Roger Highfield

✏Book Title : The Science of Harry Potter
✏Author : Roger Highfield
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2003-05-27
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 1440650993
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Science of Harry Potter Book Summary : Behind the magic of Harry Potter—a witty and illuminating look at the scientific principles, theories, and assumptions of the boy wizard's world, newly come to life again in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and the upcoming film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Can Fluffy the three-headed dog be explained by advances in molecular biology? Could the discovery of cosmic "gravity-shielding effects" unlock the secret to the Nimbus 2000 broomstick's ability to fly? Is the griffin really none other than the dinosaur Protoceratops? Roger Highfield, author of the critically acclaimed The Physics of Christmas, explores the fascinating links between magic and science to reveal that much of what strikes us as supremely strange in the Potter books can actually be explained by the conjurings of the scientific mind. This is the perfect guide for parents who want to teach their children science through their favorite adventures as well as for the millions of adult fans of the series intrigued by its marvels and mysteries. • An ALA Booklist Editors' Choice • From the Trade Paperback edition.