Books tagged: popular science

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100 Lessons on Your Brain in 100 Words or Less
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Visual Aid Publishing Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
YOUR BRAIN: Why do we have emotions? What is creativity? Do we have free will? Why do we have dreams? Where do memories go? How do we learn and how can neuroscience teach us to improve or enhance our minds? 100 Lessons on Your Brain in 100 Words or Less explores neuroscience, biology, and psychology to help unravel the complex biological factors that help explain how our minds work.
An Introduction to the Physics of Sports
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
How are Newton’s laws connected to football? What is the relationship between figure skating pirouettes and rotational motion? With the help of simple simulations it is easily appreciated that science defines the performance of athletes, whereas at the same time the reader is introduced to basic physics concepts in a novel and pleasant way.
The Contact Episode One
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Price: Free! Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The ascendancy of mankind is being decided on Jupiter. Does mankind have a chance, or is its fate pre-ordained?
Brown Dogs and Barbers
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Price: $9.33 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
Brown Dogs and Barbers is a story about computer science. Join me on a journey through the story of computing, discover just what makes the machines tick, learn why computers work the way they do and meet the cast of characters responsible for it all.
My Interest in our Universe and Why We Are So Lucky to be Here
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
Wanting a way to share his love of the universe with his family, Tony Fellows began to jot down his musings on our universe and beyond. What follows is an informal and amusing look at quantum physics which explains things in a way that anyone - even the least scientifically minded, can understand.
3D Bioprinting: Printing Parts for Bodies
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: Australian English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
3D printing is changing the world by providing new ways to make anything from cars to houses to rocket turbines. But what if you could use living cells as the ink? Could you print an organ? Could you print the human body? Written by scientists, engineers and ethicists, this eBook tells the story of an impending revolution in medicine. The promise is grand, but what is the reality?