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Tesla: Wizard at War: The Genius, the Particle Beam Weapon, and the Pursuit of Power
In this insightful and revelatory new book, the author of the highly acclaimed, award-winning intern...
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Mind Thief: The Story of Alzheimer's
Alzheimer’s disease, a haunting and harrowing ailment, is one of the world’s most common causes of d...
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Spare Parts: An Unexpected History of Transplants
'Compelling' Christopher Hart, The Sunday Times'A fascinating book' Daily MailWe think of transplant...
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What Is Regeneration?
Two historians and philosophers of science offer an essential primer on the meaning and limits of re...
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Quantum Legacies: Dispatches from an Uncertain World
A series of engaging essays that explore iconic moments of discovery and debate in physicists’ ongoi...
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the Simple Beauty of the Unexpected: A Natural Philosopher's Quest for Trout and the Meaning of Everyth
A personal and engaging tribute to nature from a world-famous theoretical physicist.  Marcelo Gleise...
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Analogia: The Entangled Destinies of Nature, Human Beings and Machines
A FINANCIAL TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020How did we end up in a world where humans coexist with techno...
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Supertall: How the World's Tallest Buildings Are Reshaping Our Cities and Our Lives
The global boom in skyscrapers—why it’s happening now, how they’re made, and what they do to cities...
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Unearthing Fermi's Geophysics
Follow Nobel laureate and legendary teacher Enrico Fermi’s lost course on geophysics.Nobel Prize–win...
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The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates
Longlisted for the RUNCIMAN AWARD, 2021Medicine is one of the great fields of achievement of the Anc...
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Elusive: How Peter Higgs Solved the Mystery of Mass
The story of the Higgs boson - the so-called 'God particle' - and the man who thought of itIn the su...
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Duel Without End: Mankind’s Battle with Microbes
In this panoramic and up-to-date account, we learn how the Black Death, smallpox, the Spanish flu an...
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Ravenous: Otto Warburg, the Nazis, and the Search for the Cancer-Diet Connection
The extraordinary story of the Nazi-era scientific genius who discovered how cancer cells eat—and wh...
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Toxic: A History of Nerve Agents, From Nazi Germany to Putin's Russia
A dark and chilling story of the invention, proliferation and use of nerve agents.   Nerve agents...
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The Life Scientific: Virus Hunters
BBC Radio 4’s celebrated THE LIFE SCIENTIFIC has featured some of the world’s most renowned experts...
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