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..
ARCHAEOLOGISTS DIG FOR CLUES (LET'S-READ-AND-FIND-OUT SCIENCE, STAGE 2) ery much like detectives at a crime scene. Every chipped rock, charred seed, or fossilized bone could be a clue to how people lived in the past. In this information-packed Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science book, Kate Duke explains what scientists are looking for, how they find it, and what their fin..
WARNINGS: THE TRUE STORY OF HOW SCIENCE TAMED THE WEATHER g storms of the last fifty years through the eyes of the scientific visionaries who took them on and tamed them. Science and politics collide in this thrilling account of America's struggle for protection against the deadly threat of violent weather. Warnings tells the dramatic true stories of the u..
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THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE of the historical development of the social sciences from their beginnings in Renaissance Italy to the present day. He examines the problems that the great thinkers have confronted in their attempts to construct systematic theories of social phenomena. At the same time, he presents an authoritative..
OH NO!: OR HOW MY SCIENCE PROJECT DESTROYED THE WORLD iant robot starts destroying your city.
It's even worse when it's your fault...
SCIENCE AND RELIGION: A CRITICAL SURVEY ished in 1987, is now back in print, with anew introduction by its award-winning author. An interdisciplinary approachto the central themes of scientific and religious thought, this book was widelyheralded upon its publication for the richness and depth of its contributionto the science and religion..
PHYSICS: WHY MATTER MATTERS! (BASHER SCIENCE) full of wacky characters--the building blocks of the universe each with a unique personality. This book throws open the doors and welcomes you into their amazing world. From gravity to the theory of relativity, this unique book provides visual interpretations of complex concepts, designed to make l..
COACHING CHILDREN: SPORTS SCIENCE ESSENTIALS coaches and fitness professionals develop safe and effective training programs for children. As obesity rates soar and levels of physical activity decline, Coaching Children: Sports Science Essentials is a timely resource that provides guidance for enhancing children's engagement in sport, developin..
THE NEANDERTHALS REDISCOVERED: HOW MODERN SCIENCE IS REWRITING THEIR STORY rception of the Neanderthal has been transformed thanks to new discoveries and paradigm-shattering scientific innovations. It turns out that the Neanderthals’ behavior was surprisingly modern: they buried the dead, cared for the sick, hunted large animals in their prime, harvested seafood, and spo..