Why Time Flies

Author: Alan Burdick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451677014
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Why Time Flies is an instant classic, a vivid and intimate examination of the clocks that tick inside us all.

Why Time Flies

Author: Alan Burdick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 141654027X
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Explores how life is organized around time and its conflicting perceptions, drawing on the author's international travels and research lab visits where he witnessed fascinating time-altering phenomena.

Why Time Flies

Author: Alan Burdick
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ISBN: 9781416540281
Size: 78.85 MB
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Why Time Flies is not a book about space-time (although, Burdick learns, scientists have figured out how to add an extra hour to our day in case we someday live on Mars). But make no mistake, you ll never look at a clock the same way again.

Out Of Eden

Author: Alan Burdick
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780374530433
Size: 21.52 MB
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In this search for both scientific answers and ecological authenticity, the author tours the front lines of ecological invasion in the company of world-class scientists to explore the disparity between what is nature and what is natural.

Storm In A Teacup

Author: Helen Czerski
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473525934
Size: 24.34 MB
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This is physics as the toolbox of science - a toolbox we need in order to make sense of what is around us and arrive at decisions about the future, from medical advances to solving our future energy needs.

The Book That Changed America

Author: Randall Fuller
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698186672
Size: 50.86 MB
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Creating a rich tableau of nineteenth-century American intellectual culture, as well as providing a fascinating biography of perhaps the single most important idea of that time, The Book That Changed America is also an account of issues and ...

Are Numbers Real

Author: Brian Clegg
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472139771
Size: 49.27 MB
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In Are Numbers Real? Brian Clegg explores the way that maths has become more and more detached from reality, yet despite this is driving the development of modern physics.

Time Travel

Author: James Gleick
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 0307908801
Size: 23.97 MB
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“A time-jumping, head-tripping odyssey.” —The Millions “A bracing swim in the waters of science, technology and fiction.” —Washington Post “A thrilling journey of ideas.” —Boston Globe From the acclaimed author of The ...

Wild Nights

Author: Benjamin Reiss
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465094856
Size: 68.53 MB
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In lyrical prose, he leads readers from bedrooms and laboratories to factories and battlefields to Henry David Thoreau's famous cabin at Walden Pond, telling the stories of troubled sleepers, hibernating peasants, sleepwalking preachers, ...