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Scientists and Scoundrels by Robert Silverberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2019 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
A good-humorod tour through scientific frauds and how they were exposed.
Resumen Extendido: Abundancia - El Futuro Es Mejor De Lo Que Piensas (Abundance) - Basado En El Libro De Peter Diamandis Y Steven Kotler by Libros Mentores
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2020 by Sapiens Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Quieres saber las respuestas a estas preguntas basadas en el libro? ¿Se Puede Combatir La Opresión Por Medio De La Conectividad Global? ¿Los Robots Ya Están Cerca De Vivir En Nuestra Realidad Cotidiana? ¿Por Qué La Educación Está Desactualizada? ¿Por Qué Nuestros Cerebros Nos Vuelven Pesimistas? ¿Cómo Resolver El Problema De La Educación Deficiente? Entonces adquiere este resumen y descúbrelo!
Rockets and People, Volume III: Hot Days of the Cold War - Memoirs of Russian Space Pioneer Boris Chertok, ICBMs, Cuban Missile Crisis, Gagarin, Vostok and Soyuz, Lunar Landing (NASA SP-2005-4110) by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 310,260. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
In this third volume of the series, Chertok describes the historical launch of the first cosmonaut, Yuriy Gagarin. He also discusses several different aspects of the burgeoning Soviet missile and space programs of the early 1960s, including the development of early ICBMs, reconnaissance satellites, the Cuban missile crisis, the first Soviet communications satellite Molniya-1, and more.
The Impact of Science on Society - Accomplishments of Science by the Year 2000, Our Future in the Cosmos - Computers and Space, The Legacy of Science, Fascinating Philosophical Concepts, Robotics by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this historic legacy by NASA contains essays from three prominent figures, British historian James Burke, ABC TV science editor and reporter Jules Bergman, and scientist and science fiction writer Dr. Isaac Asimov, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in 1983.
Ice Age by John Gribbin & Mary Gribbin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate
The theory that came in from the cold... John and Mary Gribbin tell the remarkable story of how we came to understand the phenomenon of Ice Ages. How frequently do Ice Ages occur? How do astronomical rhythms affect the Earth's climate? Have there always been two polar ice caps? What does the future hold?
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1986 and 1988 Missions, STS 61-C, STS-26, STS-27 by Progressive Management (compiler)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1986 and 1988: STS 61-C, STS-26, and STS-27. For obvious reasons, a mission report was not issued for Challenger's final mission 51-L on January 28, 1986. In these thorough reports, with information not available on NASA website descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail.
¡Ellos fueron! by Mauricio-José Schwarz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Ellos fueron algunos científicos muy conocidos, y otros que sin llegar a ser famosos han sido influencias poderosas en el avance de distintas disciplinas. 50 hombres y mujeres que investigaron el universo con la ciencia y hallaron las respuestas que dan forma a nuestra vida cotidiana, nuestro conocimiento, nuestro bienestar, nuestra salud y nuestro futuro.
A Brief History of Physical Science by John Cramer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This book traces the development of the modern scientific understanding of the physical world. The historical approach allows us to see not only how the content of the physical sciences was formed but also how cultural, philosophical and religious influences and attitudes have played a major role in that development.
The Planet-Girded Suns: The Long History of Belief in Exoplanets by Sylvia Engdahl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
From the late 17th century until the end of the 19th, almost all educated people believed that the stars are suns surrounded by inhabited planets. This book, first published by Atheneum in 1974 and now updated to include the scientific knowledge gained during the past 40 years, tells the story of the rise, fall, and eventual renewal of widespread conviction that we are not alone in the universe.
FitzRoy by John Gribbin & Mary Gribbin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
Bilim ve Bilimsel Yöntem by Murat Yildirimoglu
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: Turkish. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
Bu kitapta bilim, bilimsel yöntem, kuram ve yasa arasındaki farkı öğrenirken yaşadığımız dünya konusunda daha fazla güven duyacaksınız.