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Everything All at Once: How to Unleash Your Inner Nerd, Tap into Radical Curiosity and Solve Any Problem
4.8 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Bill Nye has been the public face of science for more than 20 years. In Everything All at Once, the New York Times best-selling author urges listeners to become activists and agents of change.
Everything All at Once is an exciting, inspiring call to unleash the power of the nerd mindset that exists within us all. Nye believes we'll never be able to tackle our society's biggest, most complex problems if we don't even know how to solve the small ones. Step by step, he shows his listeners the
We Are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk About Their Work, Their Lives, and What They Still Want to Know; Library Edition
ean: 9781504663793, isbn: 1504663799,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
A sterling roster of natural and social scientists in conversation with top-flight journalist Stefan Klein--shedding new light on their work, their lives, and what they still hope to discoverWhen acclaimed science writer Stefan Klein asks Nobel Prize-winning chemist Roald Hoffmann what sets scientists apart, Hoffmann says, ''First and foremost, curiosity.'' In this collection of intimate conversations with nineteen of the world's best-known scientists (including three Nobel Laureates), Klein
Out of My Later Years: The Scientist, Philosopher, and Man Portrayed Through His Own Words
4.2 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
An inspiring collection of essays, in which Albert Einstein addresses the topics that fascinated him as a scientist, philosopher, and humanitarian. Divided by subject matter - ''Science,'' ''Convictions and Beliefs,'' ''Public Affairs,'' etc. - these essays consider everything from the need for a ''supranational'' governing body to control war in the atomic age, to freedom in research and education, to Jewish history and Zionism, to explanations of the physics and scientific thought that
We Are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk about Their Work, Their Lives, and What They Still Want to Know
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.7 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
A sterling roster of natural and social scientists in conversation with top-flight journalist Stefan Klein - shedding new light on their work, their lives, and what they still hope to discover.
When acclaimed science writer Stefan Klein asks Nobel Prize-winning chemist Roald Hoffmann what sets scientists apart, Hoffmann says, ''First and foremost, curiosity.'' In this collection of intimate conversations with 19 of the world's best-known scientists (including three Nobel Laureates), Klein
This Idea Is Brilliant: Lost, Overlooked, and Underappreciated Scientific Concepts Everyone Should Know
4.5 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
The latest volume in the best-selling series from Edge.org - dubbed ''the world's smartest website'' by The Guardian - brings together 206 of the world's most innovative thinkers to discuss the scientific concepts that everyone should know.
As science informs public policy, decision making, and so many aspects of our everyday lives, a scientifically literate society is crucial. In that spirit, Edge.org publisher and author of Know This, John Brockman, asks 206 of the world's most brilliant
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781433200212, isbn: 143320021X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award [Read by Dion Graham] Neil deGrasse Tyson has a talent for guiding readers through the mysteries of outer space with stunning clarity and almost childlike enthusiasm. This collection of his essays in Natural History magazine explores a myriad of cosmic topics, from astral life at the frontiers of astrobiology to the movie industry's feeble efforts to get its night skies right. Tyson introduces us to the physics of black holes by explaining what would