Based on the bestselling book "The Elements," this calendar is an exquisite marriage of science and art, showcasing a year of the most fascinating elements of the periodic table. Every month has a full-color photograph of the featured element in its pure form, along with detailed text and vibrant graphs.
This deeply fascinating, engaging, and highly accessible explanation of Einstein's equation uses everyday life to explore the principles of physics.
Classic undergraduate text explores wave functions for the hydrogen atom, perturbation theory, the Pauli exclusion principle, and the structure of simple and complex molecules. Numerous tables and figures.
The classic that exploded into public controversy and revolutionized the course of science is now available in this Signet Classic edition. Features include a complete glossary, index, and an Introduction by noted biologist Sir Julian Huxley.
This photo-essay book takes you to one of earth's richest underwater habitats and describes its geological origins, unique plant life, and sea creatures.
New science for a new administration from the premier liberal think tank.
The perfect solution to understanding fluid mechanicsThis self-teaching guide introduces the topics most often covered in an introductory course in fluid mechanics. The book covers statics, fluids in motion, integral and differential equations, dimensional analysis and similitude, internal, external, and compressible flows, and more.Fluid Mechanics Demystified includes numerous calculations along with conversion charts. Detailed examples and concise explanations make it easy to understand the material, and end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforce learning. This book is your shortcut to mastering the fundamentals of this essential engineering topic.
The Cell Biology of Stem Cells" discusses multiple aspects of stem cell biology, ranging from the basic molecular characteristics to the in vivo stem cell trafficking of adult stem cells. The cell biology of stem cells is discussed, in addition to the questions that still remain.