The Space Book

Author: Jim Bell
Publisher: Sterling
ISBN: 1402780710
Size: 17.37 MB
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Presents a series of 250 significant events in the history of astronomy and space exploration, from the original formation of the galaxies, to the space mission to the planet Mars, to speculation about the end of the universe.

The Space Book

Author: Jim Bell
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1402780710
Size: 14.72 MB
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Presents a series of 250 significant events in the history of astronomy and space exploration, from the original formation of the galaxies, to the space mission to the planet Mars, to speculation about the end of the universe.

Carl Sagan

Author: Gabrielle Borisovna
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781477776827
Size: 14.95 MB
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Equal parts scientist and public personality, Carl Sagan was one of the most well-known figures of the 20th century. As an adviser to NASA, he helped plan the first moon landing. As an activist, he warned of the dangers of nuclear war. And through his writings and television show, Sagan nurtured the scientific curiosity of audiences around the world, encouraging even the non-scientifically inclined to understand the possibilities that lay in the cosmos and beyond. The remarkable life of the multi-talented Sagan is chronicled within these pages, which survey his personal and professional challenges and his greatest successes.

The Physics Book

Author: Clifford A. Pickover
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1402778619
Size: 16.60 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Containing 250 short, entertaining, and thought-provoking entries, this book explores such engaging topics as dark energy, parallel universes, the Doppler effect, the God particle, and Maxwell's demon. The timeline extends back billions of years to the hypothetical Big Bang and forward trillions of years to a time of quantum resurrection.

For The Love Of Physics

Author: Walter Lewin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451607130
Size: 17.35 MB
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Largely autobiographical account of the author's life as one who fell in love first with physics and then with teaching physics to students.

The Law Book

Author: Michael H. Roffer
Publisher: Sterling
ISBN: 1454901683
Size: 12.33 MB
Format: PDF
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Justice may be blind, but this comprehensive collection of 250 fundamental and far-reaching cases, statutes, and trials brings the law to light. From the code of Babylonian king Hammurabi to civil rights, censorship, and the fight for marriage equality, "The Law Book" offers a rich look at the rules by which we live our lives.

The Math Book

Author: Clifford A. Pickover
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402757964
Size: 14.45 MB
Format: PDF
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This book covers 250 milestones in mathematical history, beginning millions of years ago with ancient "ant odometers" and moving through time to our modern-day quest for new dimensions.