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Space, Time, Infinity: The Smithsonian Views the Universe
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Space, Time, Infinity: The Smithsonian Views the Universe

By Trefil, James S

Smithsonian Institution, 1985. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Beautifully illustrated with over 300 color plates. 254p. Traces the history of astronomy, looks at what we have learned about the Sun, Moon, stars and planets, and identifies key questions which face astronomers of the future

$16.00

Introduction to the Geology of Death Valley
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Introduction to the Geology of Death Valley

By Collier, Michael

Grand Canyon Association, 1980. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Captures the drama of the processes that are constantly changing Death Valley's landscape. Covers rocks, structural history, erosion and landforms. Bibliography. 40p.

$12.00

Glaciers: Clues to Future Climate?
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Glaciers: Clues to Future Climate?

By Williams, Richard S. Jr

US Geological Survey, 1996. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. 21-page, illustrated booklet (1996-421-553). Maps and photographs. A glacier is a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own weight; it forms where the accumulation of snow exceeds its ablation over many years, often centuries. When this booklet was published perennial ice covered about 10% of the land areas of the Earth.

$12.00

Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond
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Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond

By Arcand, Kimberly; Watzke, Megan

Black Dog and Leventhal, 2015. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Beautifully illustrated. A visual exploration of the power and behavior of light, across the electromagnetic spectrum, and how it affects life on earth and everything in the Universe. 208p. Index. Further readings.

$16.00

Kinetic Modelling in Systems Biology (Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology)
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Kinetic Modelling in Systems Biology (Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology)

By Demin, Oleg; Goryanin, Igor

Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2009. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated. Introduces the basic biological cellular network concepts in the context of cellular functioning, explains the main aspects of the Edinburgh Pathway Editor (EPE) software package, and discusses the process of constructing and verifying kinetic models. Includes CD.

$60.00

Volcanic and Seismic Hazards on the Islands of Hawaii
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Volcanic and Seismic Hazards on the Islands of Hawaii

By Heliker, Christina

US Geological Services, 1990. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. 48p. Measures 6x9 inches. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Text covers volcanic hazards, lava flow, the islands, and more.

$12.00

Kennedy Space Center: Official Tourbook (English Version)
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Kennedy Space Center: Official Tourbook (English Version)

By Kennedy, James W

NASA, 2005. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. Illustrated throughout Topics include the center, the wildlife refuge, the US Astronaut Hall of Fame, shuttles, probes, space stations, and more. Maps. Measures 8.5x11 inches. 49p.

$12.00

Death Valley Geology: Rocks and Faults, Fans and Salts
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Death Valley Geology: Rocks and Faults, Fans and Salts

By Hildreth, Wes

Death Valley Natural History Association, 1976. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked. Some nicks around the edges. Illustrated. Captures the drama of the processes that are constantly changing Death Valley's landscape. Covers the origin of Death Valley, Alluvial Fans, Playas and Lakes, Sand Dunes, Underground Water, and more. Measures 8.5 inches square. 72p.

$12.00

You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters
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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

By Chopra, Deepak; Kafatos, Menas C

Harmony, 2017. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Bumped edge. Unclipped dust jacket with a slight tear at head of front flap. 276p. Measures 6.5x9.5 inches. Index. Deepak Chopra and physicist Menas Kafatos explore some of the most important and baffling questions about our place in the world.

$12.00

Complexity: Life at the Edge of Chaos
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Complexity: Life at the Edge of Chaos

By Lewin, Roger

Macmillan Pub Co, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Slight corner bump on a few pages. Introduces the pioneers of complexity theory, from Heinz Pagels to Brian Arthur; examines the theory's components; and explains its value in the effort to achieve a unification of the life sciences. Illustrated, including a section of photographs. Index. Bibliography. 208p.

$12.00

A Scientist in the City
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A Scientist in the City

By Trefil, James

Anchor, 1994. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Includes index, diagrams. 266p. Measures 6.25x9.5 inches. Explores the science and technology behind the cities of today, offering a "things-to-come" look at the cities of tomorrow. Also examined is how the new technologies being developed today will help to determine the changing forms that cities will take in the future and some of the scientific reasons for why we live the way we do.

$12.00

Astrophotography II: Featuring the Techniques of the European Amateur
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Astrophotography II: Featuring the Techniques of the European Amateur

By Martinez, Patrick

Willmann-Bell, Inc, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good. Unmarked text. Forwords by Dennis di Cicco and Jean-Paul Zahn. Illustrated throughout. Translated from the French by Charles Miller. 174p. Measures by 9x6.25 inches.

$12.00

The Astronomical Significance of Stonehenge
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The Astronomical Significance of Stonehenge

By Newham, C. A

John Blackburn Limited, 1972. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). Very Good. Unmarked text. A few small spots and some age tanning on cover. Previous owner's name on front end page. 32p Illustrated. Communicates the movements of sun and moon about the earth in a non-technical way. His research of the site is laid out with the use of basic and easy to understand diagrams. Explains how the Aubrey and other holes relate to the rest of the Stonehenge structure in terms of astronomical alignments.

$12.00

Mineralogy in Soil Science and Engineering. From a symposium sponsored by the Soil Science Society of America
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Mineralogy in Soil Science and Engineering. From a symposium sponsored by the Soil Science Society of America

By Stelly, Matthias (editor)

Soil Science Society of America, Inc, 1968. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Previous owner's name on cover. Number 3 in the SSA Special Publication Series. From a symposium sponsored by the Soil Science Society of America. Contributors include Philip F. Low, Hans F. Winterkorn, R.J. McCracken, C.I. Rich, W.F. Bradley. 106p.

$26.00

The Creation: An Urgent Call to Avert the Coming Environmental Collapse that Awaits Us All
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The Creation: An Urgent Call to Avert the Coming Environmental Collapse that Awaits Us All

By Wilson, Edward O

Norton, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. 175p. References and Notes. The American biologist Edward O. Wilson, considered to be one of the world's greatest living scientists, has argued for the fundamental unity of all knowledge and the need to search for consilience. This volume is about the survival of the planet, written in the form of an impassioned letter to a Southern Baptist pastor. Measures 5.75x8.25 inches.

$12.00

The Future of Life
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The Future of Life

By Wilson, Edward O

Knopf, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. The American biologist Edward O. Wilson, considered to be one of the world's greatest living scientists, has argued for the fundamental unity of all knowledge and the need to search for consilience. This volume offers a moving description of our biosphere and a guidebook for the protection of all its species, including humankind.

$12.00

Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life
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Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life

By Venter, J. Craig

Viking Press, 2013. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Remainder mark. Notes. Index. 224p. The renowned scientist and author of A Life Decoded examines the creation of life in the field of synthetic genomics

$12.00

Heureka! (Finnish Science Center)
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Heureka! (Finnish Science Center)

By Persson, Per-Edvin

Finnish Science Centre Foundation, 1999. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Beautifully illustrated in color. Text in English, Swedish and Finnish. Measures 10 inches square. Large French flaps. Heureka is a Finnish science center in Vantaa, Finland, north of Helsinki, designed by Heikkinen-- Komonen Architects. The aim of the science centre, which opened its doors to the public in 1989, is to popularize scientific information and to develop the methods used to teach science and scientific concepts.

$15.00

Map Showing Relief and Surface Markings of the Lunar Far Side (Map I-1218-A, Sheet 2 of 2)
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Map Showing Relief and Surface Markings of the Lunar Far Side (Map I-1218-A, Sheet 2 of 2)

By US Geological Survey

USGS, NASA, 1992. Map. Very Good. Unmarked. Sheet prepared for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) by the Department of the Interior, US Geological Survey. The sheet, Map I-1218-A, is folded and within a manila envelope. Measures 29.5x41.5 inches. Envelope dated 1980. Map dated 1992.

$50.00

Preliminary Pictorial Map of Io (Map I-1240)
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Preliminary Pictorial Map of Io (Map I-1240)

By USGS, NASA, JPL, Cal Tech

USGS, NASA, JPL, Cal Tech, 1979. Map. Very Good. Unmarked. Sheet prepared for the Voyager Imaging Team in cooperation with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) by the Department of the Interior, US Geological Survey. The sheet, Map I-1240, is folded and within a manila envelope. Measures 24.5x22 inches. The greatest surprise revealed by the Voyager Mission was the discovery of active volcanoes on Jupiter

$60.00

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