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Atlas of AI
ISBN: HB: 9780300209570, Yale University Press, August 2020
288 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 20 black&white illus.
What happens when artificial intelligence saturates political life and depletes the planet? How is AI shaping our understanding of ourselves and our societies? Drawing on more than a decade of original research, award-winning science and technology s...
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£20,00
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Mars
ISBN: HB: 9781789142204, Reaktion Books, June 2020
232 pp., 22x17.1 cm, 100 colour illus.
Mars is a small world with a big reputation. This mysterious planet – with volcanoes that dwarf Mount Everest, a canyon system that would stretch fully across the USA and curious landscapes that may support life – has fascinated us for centuries. In...
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£25,00
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Clock Mirage Our Myth of Measured Time
ISBN: HB: 9780300229325, Yale University Press, June 2020
272 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm, 22 black&white illus.
What is time? This question has fascinated philosophers, mathematicians, and scientists for thousands of years. Why does time seem to speed up with age? What is its connection with memory, anticipation, and sleep cycles? Award-winning author and ma...
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£20,00
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Earth Book: From the Beginning to the End of Our Planet 250 Milestones in the History of Earth Science
ISBN: HB: 9781454929109, GMC Group, Sterling, April 2020
528 pp., 21.4x18.6 cm, illus.
Spanning Earth's entire history, from its birth 4.6 billion years ago to its inevitable destruction billions of years into the future, this stunning volume chronicles the life of our home planet in 250 well-chosen milestones. Jim Bell leads us on a t...
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£25,00
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Newton's Apple and Other Myths about Science
ISBN: PB: 9780674241565, ISBN: HB: 9780674967984, Harvard University Press, January 2020
304 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm, 1 photo, 2 illus.
A falling apple inspired Isaac Newton's insight into the law of gravity – or so the story goes. Is it true? Perhaps not. But the more intriguing question is why such stories endure as explanations of how science happens. "Newton's Apple and Other Myt...
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£14,95
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£22,95
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Falling Felines and Fundamental Physics
ISBN: HB: 9780300231298, Yale University Press, December 2019
352 pp., 21x14 cm, 75 black&white illus.
The question of how falling cats land on their feet has long intrigued humans. In this playful and eye?opening history, physicist and cat parent Gregory Gbur explores how attempts to understand the cat?righting reflex have provided crucial insights i...
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£18,99
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Discovering Energy
ISBN: HB: 9781787080485, GMC Group, Button Books, November 2019
48 pp., 24.8x24.8 cm, colour illus.
Creating and harnessing energy is a fundamental part of enabling life to exist and thrive on earth. Energy comes in a vast array of different forms – using our muscles and those of other creatures, enabling us to move, lift etc, creating heat and ste...
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£12,99
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Saturn
ISBN: HB: 9781789141535, Reaktion Books, October 2019
224 pp., 22x17.1 cm, 100 illus., 50 in colour
Saturn is the showcase of the Solar System. It may not be the largest of the planets, nor the smallest, nor even the only planet with rings. But it is among the most stunningly beautiful objects in the sky, and is always breathtaking when seen in a t...
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£25,00
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Artificial Intelligence From Medieval Robots to Neural Networks (An Illustrated History)
ISBN: HB: 9781454933595, GMC Group, Sterling, October 2019
224 pp., 22.2x17.2 cm, colour illus.
From medieval robots and Boolean algebra to facial recognition, artificial neural networks, and adversarial patches, this fascinating history takes readers on a vast tour through the world of artificial intelligence. Award-winning author Clifford A....
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£20,00
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Apollo's Muse The Moon in the Age of Photography
ISBN: HB: 9781588396846, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 2019
192 pp., 22.9x22.9 cm, 150 colour and black&white illus.
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, "Apollo's Muse" honors the rich history of photographic representations of the moon, from rarely seen early daguerreotypes to contemporary video art. Engaging and accessible, the book explore...
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£35,00
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