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    Cartoon Guide to Genetics

    By Larry Gonick

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    Have you ever asked yourself:Are spliced genes the same as mended Levis?Watson and Crick? Which of the four food groups is that in?Then you need The Cartoon Guide to Genetics to explain the important concepts of classical and modern genetics-it's not only educational, it's funny too!


    By J. E. Gordon

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    Presents the secrets of materials science. This book explains the importance and properties of different structures.

    PBS Beginners Guide to Reading Schematics

    By Robert J. Traister

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    Understanding schematics can save you time and money and make any electronics task easier to accomplish. Unfortunately, many people mistakenly view reading schematic diagrams as complex and difficult. But as Traister and Lisk explain in this practical guide, learning to interpret the symbols, component designations and interconnections, found on most...

    The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics

    By Gary Zukav

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    It describes current theories of quantum mechanics, Einstein's special and general theories of relativity and other speculations, alluding throughout to parallels with modern psychology and metaphorical abstractions to Buddhism and Taoism.

    The Paradigm Dialog

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    Three new strategies for research - post-positivism, critical theory and constructivism - challenge scientific positivism. These strategies are examined and compared on issues such as conducting research between paradigms, answering questions of applied research and what constitutes good work.

    How to Solve it

    By George Polya

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    A collection of practical lessons that demonstrates how the true mathematician learns to draw unexpected analogies, tackle problems from unusual angles, and extract information from the data.

    The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man\'s Changing Vision of the Universe

    By Herbert Butterfield

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    Presents an account of the scientific achievements and lives of cosmologists from Babylonians to Newton.

    One, Two, Three...Infinity: Facts and Speculations of Science

    By George Gamow

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    By R. J. Barlow

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    The Manchester Physics Series General Editors: D.J. Sandiford; F. Mandl; A.C. Phillips Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester Properties of Matter B.H. Flowers and E. Mendoza Optics Second Edition F.G. Smith and J.H. Thomson Statistical Physics Second Edition F. Mandl Electromagnetism Second Edition I.S. Grant and W.R.

    World View of Contemporary Physics

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