THE DEMON-HAUNTED WORLD : SCIENCE AS A CANDLE IN THE DARK cisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don't understand the difference between the myths of pseudoscience and the testable hypotheses of science? Pulitzer Prize-winning author and distinguished astronomer Carl Sagan argues that scientific thinking is critical not only to the pu..
ZERO TO FIVE: 70 ESSENTIAL PARENTING TIPS BASED ON SCIENCE (AND WHAT I'VE LEARNED SO FAR) k for new parents" --Parents magazine
You could read 34 parenting books on sleep, eating, potty training, discipline, and brain development. Or you could read Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science . Tracy Cutchlow cuts to the chase, summarizing the best scientific research ..
ARCHIMEDES AND THE DOOR OF SCIENCE rtant scientists of ancient Greece, and an explanation of his contributions to physics, astronomy, and mathematics...
LIFE EVERYWHERE: THE NEW SCIENCE OF ASTROBIOLOGY ion about extraterrestrial life is whether or not it exists. But to the scientific community, that question has already been answered: It does. So confident are scientists of the existence of life on other planets that they've invested serious amounts of money, time and prestige in finding and study..
GUITAR ZERO: THE NEW MUSICIAN AND THE SCIENCE OF LEARNING y, Gary Marcus, a renowned scientist with no discernible musical talent, learns to play the guitar and investigates how anyone—of any age —can become musical. Do you have to be born musical to become musical? Do you have to start at the age of six?
Using the tools of his day job as a cogniti..
THE UNPERSUADABLES: ADVENTURES WITH THE ENEMIES OF SCIENCE e tropics of Australia with a celebrity creationist, Will Storr asked himself a simple question. Why don’t facts work? Why, that is, did the obviously intelligent man beside him sincerely believe in Adam and Eve, the Garden of Eden and a six-thousand-year-old Earth, in spite of the evidence agains..
RIVER OUT OF EDEN (SCIENCE MASTERS SERIES) e olnud võimalik seletada nii väheste eelduste abil. Lisaks külluslikule selgitavale jõule on Darwini teoorial ka sitket elegantsi ja poeetilist ilu, mis jätab kaugele maha ka kõige imelisemad maailmaloomise müüdid. Üks mu eesmärke selle raamatu kirjutamisel oligi osutada sellele inspireer..
THE OUTER LIMITS OF REASON: WHAT SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS, AND LOGIC CANNOT TELL US wn about the universe. This book investigates what cannot be known. Rather than exploring the amazing facts that science, mathematics, and reason have revealed to us, this work studies what science, mathematics, and reason tell us cannot be revealed. In "The Outer Limits of Reason," Noson Yanofsky c..
RADIOLOGIC SCIENCE FOR TECHNOLOGISTS: PHYSICS, BIOLOGY, AND PROTECTION signed to convey a working knowledge of radiologic science, providing a base from which radiographers can make informed decisions about technical factors and diagnostic image quality in the workplace. Its unique, full-color design highlights important concepts and makes content easy to understand. U..
THE USER ILLUSION: CUTTING CONSCIOUSNESS DOWN TO SIZE (PENGUIN PRESS SCIENCE) a book that really does explain consciousness." This groundbreaking work by Denmark's leading science writer draws on psychology, evolutionary biology, information theory, and other disciplines to argue its revolutionary point: that consciousness represents only an infinitesimal fraction of our abi..