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National Geographic Science of Everything
National Geographic Science of Everything
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by David Pogue
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211683
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National Geographic Science of Everything
How Things Work in Our World
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by David Pogue


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

National Geographic answers all the questions about how things work--the science, technology, biology, chemistry, physics, and mechanics--in an indispensible book that reveals the science behind virtually everything. How does the voice of a distant radio announcer make it through your alarm clock in the morning? How does your gas stove work?... Read more >
Mission to Mars
Mission to Mars
Written by Buzz Aldrin and Leonard David
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426210174
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Mission to Mars
My Vision for Space Exploration
Written by Buzz Aldrin and Leonard David


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $26.00

“Any time an Apollo-era astronaut steps forward with ideas for our future in space, it’s time to stop what whatever we’re doing and pay attention. Buzz Aldrin, one of the first moonwalkers, has no shortage of these ideas. And in Mission to Mars he treats us to how, when, and why we should... Read more >
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Mission to Mars
My Vision for Space Exploration
Written by Buzz Aldrin and Leonard David


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $26.00

"Colonising space is essential for the long term survival of the human race, and Buzz Aldrin's book shows us how." —Stephen Hawking 

Legendary "space statesman" Buzz Aldrin speaks out as a vital advocate for the continuing quest to push the boundaries of the universe as we know it. As a pioneering astronaut who... Read more >
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The Essential Engineer
The Essential Engineer
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473509
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The Essential Engineer
Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

From the acclaimed author of The Pencil and To Engineer Is Human, The Essential Engineer is an eye-opening exploration of the ways in which science and engineering must work together to address our world’s most pressing issues, from dealing with climate change and the prevention of natural disasters to the development... Read more >
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Engineers of Dreams
Engineers of Dreams
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773135
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Engineers of Dreams
Great Bridge Builders and the Spanning of America
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $13.99

Petroski reveals the science and engineering--not to mention the politics, egotism, and sheer magic--behind America's great bridges, particularly those constructed during the great bridge-building era starting in the 1870s and continuing through the 1930s. It is the story of the men and women who built the St. Louis, the George Washington... Read more >
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Whoosh Boom Splat
Whoosh Boom Splat
Written by William Gurstelle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307498762
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Whoosh Boom Splat
The Garage Warrior's Guide to Building Projectile Shooters
Written by William Gurstelle


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2010
Price: $14.99

These are the homemade machines that you’ve dreamed of building, from the high-voltage Night Lighter 36 spud gun to the Jam Jar Jet, the Marshmallow Shooter, and the Yagua Blowgun. Including detailed diagrams and supply lists, Gurstelle’s simple, step-by-step instructions help workshop warriors at any skill level achieve impressively powerful results... Read more >
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The Essential Engineer
The Essential Engineer
Written by Henry Petroski, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307707321
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The Essential Engineer
Why Science Alone Will Not Solve Our Global Problems
Written by Henry Petroski
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $20.00

From the acclaimed author of The Pencil and To Engineer Is Human, The Essential Engineer is an eye-opening exploration of the ways in which science and engineering must work together to address our world’s most pressing issues, from dealing with climate change and the prevention of natural disasters to the development... Read more >
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The Essential Engineer
The Essential Engineer
Written by Henry Petroski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307593207
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The Essential Engineer

Written by Henry Petroski


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $13.99

From the acclaimed author of The Pencil and To Engineer Is Human, The Essential Engineer is an eye-opening exploration of the ways in which science and engineering must work together to address our world’s most pressing issues, from dealing with climate change and the prevention of natural disasters to the development... Read more >
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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Adventures from the Technology Underground
Written by William Gurstelle
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ISBN: 9780307510655
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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Catapults, Pulsejets, Rail Guns, Flamethrowers, Tesla Coils, Air Cannons, and the Garage Warriors Who Love Them
Written by William Gurstelle


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $13.99

The technology underground is a thriving, humming, and often literally scintillating subculture of amateur inventors and scientific envelope-pushers who dream up, design, and build machines that whoosh, rumble, fly—and occasionally hurl pumpkins across enormous distances. In the process they astonish us with what is possible when human imagination and ingenuity meet... Read more >
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War of Nerves
War of Nerves
Written by Jonathan Tucker
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430106
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War of Nerves
Chemical Warfare from World War I to Al-Qaeda
Written by Jonathan Tucker


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $16.99

In this important and revelatory book, Jonathan Tucker, a leading expert on chemical and biological weapons, chronicles the lethal history of chemical warfare from World War I to the present.
At the turn of the twentieth century, the rise of synthetic chemistry made the large-scale use of toxic chemicals on the battlefield... Read more >
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Whoosh Boom Splat
Whoosh Boom Splat
Written by William Gurstelle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307339485
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Whoosh Boom Splat
The Garage Warrior's Guide to Building Projectile Shooters
Written by William Gurstelle


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $16.95

These are the homemade machines that you’ve dreamed of building, from the high-voltage Night Lighter 36 spud gun to the Jam Jar Jet, the Marshmallow Shooter, and the Yagua Blowgun. Including detailed diagrams and supply lists, Gurstelle’s simple, step-by-step instructions help workshop warriors at any skill level achieve impressively powerful results... Read more >
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War of Nerves
War of Nerves
Written by Jonathan Tucker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032334
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War of Nerves
Chemical Warfare from World War I to Al-Qaeda
Written by Jonathan Tucker


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $18.95

In this important and revelatory book, Jonathan Tucker, a leading expert on chemical and biological weapons, chronicles the lethal history of chemical warfare from World War I to the present.
At the turn of the twentieth century, the rise of synthetic chemistry made the large-scale use of toxic chemicals on the battlefield... Read more >
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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Adventures from the Technology Underground
Written by William Gurstelle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307351258
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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Catapults, Pulsejets, Rail Guns, Flamethrowers, Tesla Coils, Air Cannons, and the Garage Warriors Who Love Them
Written by William Gurstelle


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $15.00

The technology underground is a thriving, humming, and often literally scintillating subculture of amateur inventors and scientific envelope-pushers who dream up, design, and build machines that whoosh, rumble, fly—and occasionally hurl pumpkins across enormous distances. In the process they astonish us with what is possible when human imagination and ingenuity meet... Read more >
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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Adventures from the Technology Underground
Written by William Gurstelle, Read by Marc Cashman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739334751
Our Price: $15.00

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Adventures from the Technology Underground
Catapults, Pulsejets, Rail Guns, Flamethrowers, Tesla Coils, Air Cannons, and th
Written by William Gurstelle
Read by Marc Cashman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 3, 2006
Price: $15.00

The technology underground is a thriving, humming, and often literally scintillating subculture of amateur inventors and scientific envelope-pushers who dream up, design, and build machines that whoosh, rumble, fly—and occasionally hurl pumpkins across enormous distances. In the process they astonish us with what is possible when human imagination and ingenuity meet... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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