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American wolf - a true story of survival and obsession in the West American wolf - a true story of survival and obsession in the West

"The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her. Before men ruled the earth, there were wolves. Once abundant in North America, these majestic creatures were hunted to near extinction in the lower 48 states by the 1920s. But in recent decades, conservationists have brought wolves back to the Rockies, igniting a battle over the very soul of the West. With novelistic detail, Nate Blakeslee tells the gripping story of on

Oct 16, 2017
Basic math & pre-algebra for dummies Basic math & pre-algebra for dummies

A fun and accessible guide to the fundamentals of math. Conquer your math anxiety forever with the easy-to-follow instructions and practical exercises in this guide.

Oct 17, 2017
Dinosaur art II - the cutting edge of paleoart Dinosaur art II - the cutting edge of paleoart

A paleoartist is an illustrator who specialises in the science and art of reconstructing ancient animals and their world. In Dinosaur Art, ten of the top contemporary paleoartists reveal a selection of their work and exclusively discuss their working methods and distinct styles. Filled with breathtaking artwork - some never before seen - and cutting edge paleontology, this is a treasure trove for dinosaur enthusiasts, art lovers and budding illustrators.

Oct 16, 2017
Natural wonders of the world Natural wonders of the world

Oct 20, 2017
Squid empire - the rise and fall of the cephalopods Squid empire - the rise and fall of the cephalopods

Oct 19, 2017
Statistics for dummies Statistics for dummies

This guide shows you how to collect, graph, and critique data; decipher distributions; calculate confidence intervals and hypothesis tests; analyze data with correlation, regression, and two-way tables; and much more.

Oct 17, 2017
The aliens among us - how invasive species are transforming the planet--and ourselves The aliens among us - how invasive species are transforming the planet--and ourselves

A thoughtful, accessible look at the rapidly growing issue of invasive plants, animals, and microbes around the globe with a focus on the scientific issues and ecological, health, and other challenges. From an award-winning adventure and science journalist comes an eye-opening exploration of a burgeoning environmental phenomenon and the science coalescing around it. Leslie Anthony leads readers on adventures physical and philosophical as he explores how and why invasive species are hijacking eco

Oct 17, 2017
The electric pickle - 50 experiments from the periodic table, from aluminum to zinc The electric pickle - 50 experiments from the periodic table, from aluminum to zinc

Oct 20, 2017
The possibility principle - how quantum physics can improve the way you think, live, and love The possibility principle - how quantum physics can improve the way you think, live, and love

With The Possibility Principle, psychotherapist Mel Schwartz offers a revolutionary approach to living the life we choose. Though science has vastly expanded our knowledge, it has also led us to adopt a worldview where we see ourselves as insignificant specks living in a mechanical universe. Now, insights from quantum physics reveal that our universe is, in fact, a vibrantly intelligent reality and that each of us plays a vital role in shaping it. In this groundbreaking book, Schwartz shows us h

Oct 20, 2017
The quantum labyrinth - how Richard Feynman and John Wheeler revolutionized time and reality The quantum labyrinth - how Richard Feynman and John Wheeler revolutionized time and reality

"In Fall 1939, Richard Feynman, a brash and brilliant recent graduate of MIT, arrived in John Wheeler's Princeton office to report for duty as his teaching assistant. The prim and proper Wheeler timed their interaction with a watch placed on the table. Feynman caught on, and for the next meeting brought his own cheap watch, set it on the table next to Wheeler's, and also began timing the chat. The two had a hearty laugh and a lifelong friendship was born. At first glance, they would seem an unli

Oct 16, 2017
The water will come - rising seas, sinking cities, and the remaking of the civilized world The water will come - rising seas, sinking cities, and the remaking of the civilized world

"What if Atlantis wasn't a myth, but an early precursor to a new age of great flooding? Across the globe, scientists and civilians alike are noticing rapidly rising sea levels, and higher and higher tides pushing more water directly into the places we live, from our most vibrant, historic cities to our last remaining traditional coastal villages. With each crack in the great ice sheets of the Arctic and Antarctica, and each tick upwards of Earth's thermometer, we are moving closer to the brink o

Oct 20, 2017
The zoomable universe - an epic tour through cosmic scale, from almost everything to nearly nothing The zoomable universe - an epic tour through cosmic scale, from almost everything to nearly nothing

Oct 16, 2017
Universe - exploring the astronomical world. Universe - exploring the astronomical world.

Explore the stars and planets and beyond through 300 fascinating images - an international panel of experts take you on a journey through man's record of the universe - from ancient cave paintings to animation. Universe is a groundbreaking survey that celebrates the popular subject of astronomy through 300 images created by those who have tried to understand - or who have been inspired by - the beauty and mystery of stars, planets, and beyond. Carefully chosen by an international panel of expert

Oct 19, 2017