all ebooks in category: Science Essays & Commentary (18)

Sex, Drugs, Einstein, & Elves: Sushi, Psychedelics, Parallel Universes, and the Quest for Transcendence [Repost]
English | 10 Aug. 2005 | ISBN: 1890572179 | 353 Pages | PDF | 4.21 MB

A smorgasbord of subjects designed to bend reality and stretch the reader's mind.

Crossroads: History of Science, History of Art: Essays by David Speiser, vol. II
English | PDF | 2011 | 160 Pages | ISBN : 3034801386 | 19.38 MB

This collection of essays on relationships between science, history of science, history of art and philosophy is a multi-faceted sequel to the first volume, <i>Discovering …

The World As I See It
English | February 1, 2001 | ISBN: 080650711X | 112 pages | PDF | 0.38 Mb

In a group of essays, letters, and speeches, Einstein relates his views on politics, religion, morality, and the place of science in the modern world …

For the Love of Physics: From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge of Time - A Journey Through the Wonders of Physics
English | ISBN: 1439108277 | 2011 | EPUB/MOBI | 320 pages | 4 MB/3 MB

Universally praised for the remarkably fun, inventive, and often wacky ways in which Walter Lewin brings the joys of physics to life—from super-charging a tricycle …

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The Creating Brain: The Neuroscience of Genius
English | 6 Dec. 2005 | ISBN: 1932594078 | 225 Pages | PDF | 3.21 MB

Michelangelo was raised in a rustic village by a family of modest means. Shakespeare's father was a middle-class businessman. Abraham Lincoln came from a family …

The Magicians: Great Minds and the Central Miracle of Science
English | February 18th, 2020 | ISBN: 0571346383, 0571346391 | 288 pages | EPUB | 0.60 MB

'Marcus Chown rocks!' Brian May How does it feel to know something about the universe that no one has ever known before? And why is …

Fool Me Twice: Fighting the Assault on Science in America
English | October 11, 2011 | ISBN: 1605292176 | 384 pages | EPUB | 0.72 Mb

WINNER of the 2012 Minnesota Book Award for nonfiction "One of the most important books published in America in the last decade." - TV News …

The Value of Science: Essential Writings of Henri Poincare
English | ISBN: 0375758488 | 2001 | 608 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

More than any other writer of the twentieth century, Henri Poincaré brought the elegant, but often complicated, ideas about science and mathematics to the general …

The Science of James Bond: The Super-Villains, Tech, and Spy-Craft Behind the Film and Fiction
English | February 18th, 2020 | ISBN: 1510743790 | 240 pages | EPUB | 4.76 MB

Spy-Fi Culture with a License to Kill From Sean Connery to Daniel Craig, James Bond is the highest-grossing movie franchise of all time. Out-grossing Star …

Imagination and Rigor: Essays on Eduardo R. Caianiello’s Scientific Heritage (Repost)
English | PDF | 2006 | 193 Pages | ISBN : 8847003202 | 2.48 MB

The aim of this Volume of scientific essays is twofold. From one side, by remembering the scientific figure of Eduardo R. Caianiello, it aims at …