Category: Science

Oxygen A Four Billion Year History 0

Oxygen: A Four Billion Year History

Description The air we breathe is twenty-one percent oxygen, an amount higher than on any other known world. While we may take our air for granted, Earth was not always an oxygenated planet. How did it become this way? Donald Canfield—one of the world’s leading authorities on geochemistry, earth history, and the early oceans—covers this vast history, emphasizing its relationship to the evolution of life and the evolving chemistry of the Earth. Canfield guides readers through the various lines of scientific evidence, considers some of the wrong turns and dead ends along the way, and highlights the scientists and researchers who have made key discoveries...

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Root to Stem: A seasonal guide to natural recipes and remedies for everyday life

Description ‘Root to Stem is a seasonal and holistic approach to health that puts plants, herbs and nature at the heart of how we live and eat. It is a new kind of guide that links individual health to our communities and the planet’s health to sustain us all.‘ This perfect companion to the seasons, this book will show you how to take greater control over your own health and wellbeing, treat everyday ailments, and ensure the sustainability of the planet through discovering how to forage, grow, or shop for plant- and herb-based foods and products. Including: Detox in the spring with sorrel, cleavers and nettles....

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The New York Times Best Sellers: Science – July, 2019

Description The New York Times Best Sellers are compiled and archived by The Best-Seller Lists Desk of The New York Times News Department, and are separate from the Culture, Advertising and Business sides of The New York Times Company. LIST: 01. SAPIENS by Yuval Noah Harari 02. THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE by Bessel van der Kolk 03. HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MIND by Michael Pollan 04. ONE GIANT LEAP by Charles Fishman 05. UNDERLAND by Robert Macfarlane 06. BEING MORTAL by Atul Gawande 07. THINKING, FAST AND SLOW by Daniel Kahneman 08. ELDERHOOD by Louise Aronson 09. WHY WE SLEEP by Matthew Walker 10....

Aqa GCSE Physics Student Book 0

AQA GCSE Physics Student Book, 3rd Edition

Description Please note this title is suitable for any student studying: Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Subject: Physics First teaching: September 2016 First exams: June 2018 The UK’s bestselling GCSE Science series has now been updated and specifically tailored for the new 2016 AQA GCSE Science (9-1) specifications. Supporting your students on their journey from Key Stage 3 and through to success in the new linear GCSE qualifications, this series help students and teachers monitor progress, while supporting the increased demand, mathematical content, and new practical requirements. This Student Book offers: – Fully integrated and differentiated support tailored to the new 9-1 GCSE specification –...

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College Physics Vol. 2: v. 2

Description COLLEGE PHYSICS, 8e, combines a logical presentation of the physical concepts with a consistent problem-solving strategy that results in true understanding for the student. The new edition is supported by innovative technologies to enhance your teaching experience and your students’ learning. Download Links Server 1  | Server 2 (Size 13.9 MB)

Dreams of Other Worlds – The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration 0

Dreams of Other Worlds – The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration

Description Dreams of Other Worlds describes the unmanned space missions that have opened new windows on distant worlds. Spanning four decades of dramatic advances in astronomy and planetary science, this book tells the story of eleven iconic exploratory missions and how they have fundamentally transformed our scientific and cultural perspectives on the universe and our place in it. The journey begins with the Viking and Mars Exploration Rover missions to Mars, which paint a startling picture of a planet at the cusp of habitability. It then moves into the realm of the gas giants with the Voyager probes and Cassini’s ongoing exploration of the moons...

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Particle Physics, 4th Edition

Description An accessible and carefully structured introduction to Particle Physics, including important coverage of the Higgs Boson and recent progress in neutrino physics. Fourth edition of this successful title in the Manchester Physics series Includes information on recent key discoveries including: An account of the discovery of exotic hadrons, byond the simple quark model; Expanded treatments of neutrino physics and CP violation in B-decays; An updated account of ‘physics beyond the standard model’, including the interaction of particle physics with cosmology Additional problems in all chapters, with solutions to selected problems available on the book’s website Advanced material appears in optional starred sections Download Links Server1  |  Server2  (Size: 34.3 MB)

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Physics ZMV; The Basics of New Physics

Description The Beginning of all Origins is the gravitational field. It consists of moving gravitons in space. Graviton is an elementary quantum of energy when it is in the state of motion and an indivisible particle of mass when it is in the state of rest. Mass is a conglomerate of gravitons in the state of rest, that is, of gravitons which gave to mass its kinetic energy of motion. It is possible to scientifically explain many physical phenomena that classical physics cannot explain or explain them naive, if at the basis of physics put the existence of the gravitational field independent of the mass...