The New York Times Book of Science

For more than 150 years, The New York Times has been in the forefront of science news reporting. These 125 articles from its archives are the very best, covering more than a century of scientific breakthroughs, setbacks, and mysteries. The varied topics range from chemistry to the cosmos, biology to ecology, genetics to artificial intelligence, all curated by the former editor of Science Times, David Corcoran. Big, informative, and wide-ranging, this journey through the scientific stories of our times is a must-have for all science enthusiasts.

Produk Detail:

  • Author : The New York Times
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 560 pages
  • ISBN : 9781402793219
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKThe New York Times Book of Science

The New York Times Book of Science

The New York Times Book of Science
  • Author : The New York Times
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 29 September 2015
GET THIS BOOKThe New York Times Book of Science

For more than 150 years, The New York Times has been in the forefront of science news reporting. These 125 articles from its archives are the very best, covering more than a century of scientific breakthroughs, setbacks, and mysteries. The varied topics range from chemistry to the cosmos, biology to ecology, genetics to artificial intelligence, all curated by the former editor of Science Times, David Corcoran. Big, informative, and wide-ranging, this journey through the scientific stories of our times is a must-have

The New York Times Book of Physics and Astronomy

The New York Times Book of Physics and Astronomy
  • Author : Cornelia Dean,Neil de Grasse Tyson
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
  • Release : 26 May 2022
GET THIS BOOKThe New York Times Book of Physics and Astronomy

A treasury of 125 archival articles covers more than a century of scientific breakthroughs, setbacks and mysteries and includes pieces by Pulitzer Prize-winning writers, includes Malcolm W. Browne on antimatter, James Glanz on string theory and George Johnson on quantum physics.

The Knowledge Machine: How Irrationality Created Modern Science

The Knowledge Machine: How Irrationality Created Modern Science
  • Author : Michael Strevens
  • Publisher : Liveright Publishing
  • Release : 13 October 2020
GET THIS BOOKThe Knowledge Machine: How Irrationality Created Modern Science

“The Knowledge Machine is the most stunningly illuminating book of the last several decades regarding the all-important scientific enterprise.” —Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, author of Plato at the Googleplex A paradigm-shifting work, The Knowledge Machine revolutionizes our understanding of the origins and structure of science. • Why is science so powerful? • Why did it take so long—two thousand years after the invention of philosophy and mathematics—for the human race to start using science to learn the secrets of the universe?

The Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration

The Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration
  • Author : Sarah Everts
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 13 July 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration

A New York Times Most Anticipated Book of the Summer A taboo-busting romp through the shame, stink, and strange science of sweating. Sweating may be one of our weirdest biological functions, but it’s also one of our most vital and least understood. In The Joy of Sweat, Sarah Everts delves into its role in the body—and in human history. Why is sweat salty? Why do we sweat when stressed? Why do some people produce colorful sweat? And should

The Tangled Tree

The Tangled Tree
  • Author : David Quammen
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release : 06 August 2019
GET THIS BOOKThe Tangled Tree

In this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award, “our greatest living chronicler of the natural world” (The New York Times), David Quammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology affect our understanding of evolution and life’s history. In the mid-1970s, scientists began using DNA sequences to reexamine the history of all life. Perhaps the most startling discovery to come out of this new field—the study of life’s diversity and relatedness

The Icepick Surgeon

The Icepick Surgeon
  • Author : Sam Kean
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release : 13 July 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Icepick Surgeon

From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes the gripping, untold history of science's darkest secrets, “a fascinating book [that] deserves a wide audience” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) Science is a force for good in the world—at least usually. But sometimes, when obsession gets the better of scientists, they twist a noble pursuit into something sinister. Under this spell, knowledge isn’t everything, it’s the only thing—no matter the cost. Bestselling author Sam Kean tells the

Look to Windward

Look to Windward
  • Author : Iain Banks
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 26 May 2022
GET THIS BOOKLook to Windward

A Chelgrian emissary is sent to the Masaq' Orbital to bring Ziller, a famous but reclusive Chelgrian composer, home, on a mission that also has a top-secret purpose that will take him on a haunting odyssey into his own past and into memories of terrible war that cost billions of lives and whose legacy threatens the present. Reprint.

The New York Times Book of Science Questions & Answers

The New York Times Book of Science Questions & Answers
  • Author : C. Claiborne Ray
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release : 18 January 2012
GET THIS BOOKThe New York Times Book of Science Questions & Answers

Why is glass transparent? Why do cats purr? Why do men have nipples? These are but a handful of the thousands of questions that over the years have been asked and answered in The New York Times "Science Q&A" column. At last, the best and most interesting questions-and their replies-have been collected in a book for general readers. From wild animals to outdoor vegetation, from the human body to the heavens above, The New York Times Book of Science

The Book of Why

The Book of Why
  • Author : Judea Pearl,Dana Mackenzie
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release : 15 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKThe Book of Why

A Turing Award-winning computer scientist and statistician shows how understanding causality has revolutionized science and will revolutionize artificial intelligence "Correlation is not causation." This mantra, chanted by scientists for more than a century, has led to a virtual prohibition on causal talk. Today, that taboo is dead. The causal revolution, instigated by Judea Pearl and his colleagues, has cut through a century of confusion and established causality -- the study of cause and effect -- on a firm scientific basis.

Life's Edge

Life's Edge
  • Author : Carl Zimmer
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 09 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKLife's Edge

FINALIST FOR THE PEN/E.O. WILSON LITERARY SCIENCE WRITING AWARD***A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2021***A SCIENCE NEWS FAVORITE BOOK OF 2021***A SMITHSONIAN TOP TEN SCIENCE BOOK OF 2021 “Stories that both dazzle and edify… This book is not just about life, but about discovery itself.” —Siddhartha Mukherjee, New York Times Book Review We all assume we know what life is, but the more scientists learn about the living world—from protocells to brains, from zygotes to pandemic

Double Blind

Double Blind
  • Author : Edward St. Aubyn
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 01 June 2021
GET THIS BOOKDouble Blind

Double Blind follows three close friends and their circle through a year of extraordinary transformation. Set inLondon, Cap d'Antibes, Big Sur, and a rewilded corner of Sussex, this thrilling, ambitious novel is about the headlong pursuit of knowledge—for the purposes of pleasure, revelation, money, sanity, or survival—and the consequences of fleeing from what we know about others and ourselves. When Olivia meets a new lover just as she is welcoming her best friend, Lucy, back from New York,

Un Lun Dun

Un Lun Dun
  • Author : China Miéville
  • Publisher : Del Rey
  • Release : 13 February 2007
GET THIS BOOKUn Lun Dun

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Endlessly inventive . . . [a] hybrid of Alice in Wonderland, The Wizard of Oz, and The Phantom Tollbooth.”—Salon What is Un Lun Dun? It is London through the looking glass, an urban Wonderland of strange delights where all the lost and broken things of London end up . . . and some of its lost and broken people, too–including Brokkenbroll, boss of the broken umbrellas; Obaday Fing, a tailor whose head is an enormous pin-cushion, and an empty milk

A Universe from Nothing

A Universe from Nothing
  • Author : Lawrence M. Krauss
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 10 January 2012
GET THIS BOOKA Universe from Nothing

Bestselling author and acclaimed physicist Lawrence Krauss offers a paradigm-shifting view of how everything that exists came to be in the first place. “Where did the universe come from? What was there before it? What will the future bring? And finally, why is there something rather than nothing?” One of the few prominent scientists today to have crossed the chasm between science and popular culture, Krauss describes the staggeringly beautiful experimental observations and mind-bending new theories that demonstrate not only

The Code Breaker

The Code Breaker
  • Author : Walter Isaacson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 09 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Code Breaker

A Best Book of 2021 by Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Time, and The Washington Post The bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs returns with a “compelling” (The Washington Post) account of how Nobel Prize winner Jennifer Doudna and her colleagues launched a revolution that will allow us to cure diseases, fend off viruses, and have healthier babies. When Jennifer Doudna was in sixth grade, she came home one day to find that her dad had left a paperback titled The