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    Ah-Choo! Ah-Choo! The Uncommon Life of Your Common Cold
    by Jennifer Ackerman. Explains what a cold is, how it works, and whether it's really possible to "fight one off." Indexed. 244 pages. Explore.
    Albert Einstein's Vision Albert Einstein's Vision  Remarkable Discoveries 
    That Shaped Modern Science. Hardcover, new. Third volume of the author's trilogy on Einstein. Indexed, 286 pages. Explore.
    Anti Gravity Anti Gravity Allegedly Humorous Writing from Scientific American by Steve Mirsky. Collection of the author's humor columns from Scientific American. Indexed. 220 pages.  Explore.
    Bonebeds Bonebeds Genesis, Analysis, and Paleobiological Significance
    by Raymond R. Rogers, David A. Eberth and Anthony R. Fiorillo. Thirteen respected researchers provide workable definitions, theoretical frameworks, and a compendium of modern techniques in bonebed data collection and analysis. Indexed. 499 pages. Explore.
    Connecting The Dots Connecting The Dots To Future Electric Power by Edward J. Bair. Explains why most plans for a permanent solution to the energy problem fall short, analyzing a dozen aspects of known energy sources in the context of both human and geologic history. Indexed. 273 pages.  Explore.
    The Emotion Machine The Emotion Machine Commonsense Thinking, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the Human Mind by Marvin Minsky. Marvin Minsky introduces a new model of the brain in which emotions, intuitions, and feelings are not distinct things, but different ways of thinking. Indexed. 387 pages. Explore.
    Fixing the Sky Fixing the Sky The Checkered History of Weather and Climate Control by James Rodger Fleming. Columbia Studies in International and Global History. Traces the tragicomic history of the rainmakers, rain fakers, weather warriors, and climate engineers who have have tried to manipulate weather and climate. Indexed. 325 pages. Explore.
    Hippocrates' Shadow Hippocrates' Shadow Secrets from the House of Medicine
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    Ice Age Mystery Ice Age Mystery A Proposed Theory for Climate Change by L.G. Bell. A study of the ending of the last Ice Age leads to predictions about the probable effect of global warming on future climate. 161 pages.  Explore.
    In the Memory of the Map In the Memory of the Map A Cartographic Memoir by Christopher Norment. Sightline Books series title in literary nonfiction. The author's memoir explores the complex relationship among maps, memory, and experience. Source Notes. 253 pages.  Explore.
    Light Sensing in Plants Light Sensing in Plants by M. Wada, K. Shimazaki, M. Iino. Published in cooperation with The Botanical Society of Japan. Presents the latest findings in plant photomorphogenesis, including photoreceptors, signal transduction, photoperiodism, and circadian rhythms Illustrated with 46 figures, 4 in color. Indexed. 370 pages, Explore.
    Neurogastronomy Neurogastronomy How the Brain Creates Flavor and Why It Matters
    by Gordon M. Shepherd.  scientiofic exploration of how we perceive flavor and how it affects cuisine, behavior and society. Indexed. 267 pages. Explore.
    Paleoclimates Paleoclimates Understanding Climate Change Past and Present
    by Thomas M . Cronin. Written for advanced undergraduate and graduate students and researchers in geology, geography, biology, glaciology, oceanography, atmospheric sciences, and climate modeling, this text can also serve as a reference for those requiring a general background on natural climate variability. Large format. Indexed. 441 pages. Explore.
    Power to Save the World Power to Save the World The Truth About Nuclear Energy by Gwyneth Cravens. An argument for nuclear power as a safe energy source and an essential deterrent to global warming. Glossary. 413 pages. Explore.
    Science, Society, And the Search for Life in the Universe Science, Society, And the Search for Life in the Universe by Bruce M. Jakosky. An introduction to the science of astrobiology -- life elsewhere in the universe besides Earth. Indexed. 150 pages. Explore
    Seen and Unseen Seen and Unseen Discovering the Microbes of Yellowstone
    by Kathy B. Sheehan, David J. Patterson, Brett Leigh Dicks, and Joan M. Henson. spectacular and colorful tour of Yellowstone National Park's microbial flora and fauna. Illustrated with color photos and maps throughout.. Explore
    Stargazer Stargazer The Life and Times of the Telescope by Fred Watson.  A history of the development of the telescope and its impact on science and society. Indexed. 342 pages. Explore.
    Trans Fatty Acids Trans Fatty Acids edited by Albert J. Dijkstra, Richard J. Hamilton and Wolf Hamm. An overview of trans fatty acids in oils and fats used in food manufacture. Indexd. 240 pages. Explore.
    Weird Life Weird Life The Search for Life That Is Very, Very Different from Our Own by David M. Toomey. An exploration of hypothetical life forms on Earth and other planets. Photographs and illustrations. Indexed. 268 pages.  Explore.
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    Supernovae Supernovae and Nucleosynthesis: An Investigation of the History of Matter, From the Big Bang to the Present by David Arnett. Trade paperback. Princeton Series in Astrophysics series title. Charts, graphs, 598 pages. Explore.
    Probability 1 Probability 1 by Amir D. Aczel First Harvest Books edition. "The book that proves there is life in outer space." Indexed. 230 pages. Explore.
    Venus Venus by Isaac Asimov. Isaac Asimov's 21st Century Library of the Universe, the Solar System series title. Revisions and updating by Richard Hantula. Color illustrations throughout. For ages 8 and up. Indexed. Explore.
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