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Creating Symmetry: The Artful Mathematics of Wallpaper Patterns
 

Creating Symmetry: The Artful Mathematics of Wallpaper Patterns (Hardback)

By Farris, Frank A.

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This lavishly illustrated book provides a hands-on, step-by-step introduction to the intriguing mathematics of symmetry. Instead of breaking up patterns into blocks--a sort of potato-stamp method--Frank Farris offers a completely new waveform approach that enables you to create a ...

ISBN 9780691161730
Release Date 15 June 2015
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The Nature of the Beast: The First Genetic Evidence on the Survival of Apemen, Yeti, Bigfoot and Other Mysterious Creatures into Modern Times

The Nature of the Beast: The First Genetic Evidence on the Survival of Apemen, Yeti, Bigfoot and Other Mysterious Creatures into Modern Times (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Sykes, Bryan

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There is something out there. But what?

ISBN 9781444791266
Published 14 April 2015 by Hodder & Stoughton
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History's Greatest Discoveries and the People Who Made Them

History's Greatest Discoveries and the People Who Made Them (Paperback)

By Levy, Joel

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History's Greatest Discoveries takes a lighthearted but informative look at fifty of the most important and spectacular discoveries in the history of science and exploration.

ISBN 9781743363775
Published 25 March 2015 by Murdoch Books
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Life's Greatest Secret: The Story of the Race to Crack the Genetic Code
 

Life's Greatest Secret: The Story of the Race to Crack the Genetic Code (Hardback)

By Cobb, Matthew

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Life's Greatest Secret is the story of the discovery and cracking of the genetic code. This great scientific breakthrough has had far-reaching consequences for how we understand ourselves and our place in the natural world. The code forms the most striking proof of Darwin's hypot ...

ISBN 9781781251409
Release Date 24 June 2015 by Profile Books Ltd
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Energy, the Subtle Concept: The Discovery of Feynman's Blocks from Leibniz to Einstein

Energy, the Subtle Concept: The Discovery of Feynman's Blocks from Leibniz to Einstein (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Coopersmith, Jennifer

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This book explains the idea of energy by tracing the story of its discovery, from Galileo through to Einstein. It explains the physics using the minimum of mathematics, presenting both a gripping historical narrative and a fascinating introduction to an elusive physical concept.

ISBN 9780198716747
Published 28 May 2015 by Oxford University Press
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Ecology or Catastrophe: The Life of Murray Bookchin

Ecology or Catastrophe: The Life of Murray Bookchin (Hardback)

By Biehl, Janet

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The biography of Murray Bookchin, one of the most influential environmental thinkers of the twentieth century, written by Bookchin's personal collaborator and copyeditor.

ISBN 9780199342488
Published 1 July 2014 by Oxford University Press
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Are Universes Thicker Than Blackberries?: Discourses on Godel, Magic Hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and Other Mathematical and Pseudoscientific Topics
 

Are Universes Thicker Than Blackberries?: Discourses on Godel, Magic Hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and Other Mathematical and Pseudoscientific Topics (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New edition)

By Gardner, Martin

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In a society begging to be duped, Martin Gardner questions and debunks myths ranging from science and mathematics to literature, philosophy, religion, and mysticism.

ISBN 9780393325720
Published 17 July 2004 by WW Norton & Co
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Roswell Revealed - The New Scientific Breakthrough Into the Controversial UFO Crash of 1947 (International English / Full Colour)

Roswell Revealed - The New Scientific Breakthrough Into the Controversial UFO Crash of 1947 (International English / Full Colour) (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

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Something crashed in the desert not far from Roswell, New Mexico, on the night of July 2, 1947, after being hit by lightning, causing a massive explosion and scattering supertough and extremely lightweight materials over a vast area as it tried to speed away from the thunderstorm ...

ISBN 9780994282613
Published 26 February 2015 by Sunrise Information Services
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Following Burke and Wills Across Australia: A Touring Guide
 

Following Burke and Wills Across Australia: A Touring Guide (Paperback)

By Phoenix, Dave

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A perfect companion for those wanting to see outback Australia, and at the same time understand a journey that has attained mythic status in the history of Australian exploration.

ISBN 9781486301584
Release Date 1 June 2015 by CSIRO Publishing
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As Easy as Pi: Stuff About Numbers That isn't (Just) Maths
 

As Easy as Pi: Stuff About Numbers That isn't (Just) Maths (Paperback)

By Buchan, Jamie

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From mythology, religion and maths to science, fiction and language, this entertaining and accessible guide uncovers the lore and intriguing information behind the numbers that shape our world.

ISBN 9781782434337
Release Date 25 June 2015 by Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
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