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              Buzzwords: A Scientist Muses on Sex, Bugs, and Rock 'n' Roll

              Buzzwords: A Scientist Muses on Sex, Bugs, and Rock 'n' Roll (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Berenbaum, Dr. May R.; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              What sort of person devotes their life to the study of bugs? How do you picture your average, every-day entomologist? This book shows how entomologists see insects, including their view of a US government plan to eradicate illicit coca fields by dropping caterpillars from airplan ...

              ISBN 9780309068352
              Published 15 August 2000 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Biomarkers: Medical and Workplace Applications

              Biomarkers: Medical and Workplace Applications (Hardback)

              By Henry Press, Joseph; Edited by Mortimer, L. Mendelsohn; Mohr, Lawrence C.; Peeters, John P.; Other primary creator Academy of Sciences, National

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              What are the prospects that compound-specific or diagnostically useful biomarkers can be developed and used for the benefit of workers like these and their employers? This book addresses these questions, and explores the societal and ethical issues of using biomarkers in the work ...

              ISBN 9780309064224
              Published 15 January 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Reefscape: Reflections on the Great Barrier Reef

              Reefscape: Reflections on the Great Barrier Reef (Hardback)

              By Love, Rosaleen; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Represents multiple views of the reef - through the eyes of mariners, pearl divers, naturalists, filmmakers, pirates, industrialists, and tourists alike- painting a fascinating portrait of a unique locale. This work provides a window on the past and foreshadows the future of this ...

              ISBN 9780309072601
              Published 15 January 2001 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The Man Who Stopped Time: The Illuminating Story of Eadweard Muybridge a Pioneer Photographer, Father of the Motion Picture, Murderer

              The Man Who Stopped Time: The Illuminating Story of Eadweard Muybridge a Pioneer Photographer, Father of the Motion Picture, Murderer (Hardback)

              By Clegg, Brian; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Features a passionately driven man struggling against the odds, dire treachery and shocking betrayal, a cast of larger-than-life characters set against a backdrop of San Francisco and the Far West in its most turbulent and dangerous era, and the nervous intensity of two courtroom ...

              ISBN 9780309101127
              Published 15 May 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Swords into Market Shares: Technology, Economics, and Security in the New Russia

              Swords into Market Shares: Technology, Economics, and Security in the New Russia (Hardback)

              By Henry Press, Joseph; Schweitzer, Glenn E.; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Explores the different visions of prosperity held by entrepreneurs, technologists, and government officials and examines the barriers to progress as Russia struggles to build a viable technology industry on its own terms. This book talks about technology's place within Russia's e ...

              ISBN 9780309068413
              Published 15 October 2000 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Leaving Earth: Space Stations, Rival Superpowers, and the Quest for Interplanetary Travel

              Leaving Earth: Space Stations, Rival Superpowers, and the Quest for Interplanetary Travel (Hardback)

              By Zimmerman, Robert; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Charged with the ever-present potential for danger and occasionally punctuated by terrible moments of disaster, the history of space exploration has been keenly dramatic. This book describes a rich heritage of adventure, exploration, research, and discovery.

              ISBN 9780309085489
              Published 31 December 1969 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Biodiversity II: Understanding and Protecting Our Biological Resources

              Biodiversity II: Understanding and Protecting Our Biological Resources (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Academy of Sciences, National; Henry Press, Joseph; Edited by Reaka-Kudla, Marjorie L.; Wilson, Don E.; Wilson, Edward O.

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              Explores strategies for quantifying, understanding, and protecting biodiversity. This volume describes an understanding of how megacenters of diversity are formed, maintained, and lost; what can be learned from mounting bird extinctions; and how conservation efforts for neotropic ...

              ISBN 9780309055840
              Published 15 January 1997 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Brave New Universe: Illuminating the Darkest Secrets of the Cosmos

              Brave New Universe: Illuminating the Darkest Secrets of the Cosmos (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Wesson, Paul; Halpern, Paul; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Cosmologists yearn to behold the unseen elements of our universe. And as technologies become more powerful and precise, these tools are challenging the limits of our imagination as fast as they are answering many questions. Featuring interviews with leaders in the field, this boo ...

              ISBN 9780309101370
              Published 15 September 2006 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Electronic Brains: Stories from the Dawn of the Computer Age

              Electronic Brains: Stories from the Dawn of the Computer Age (Hardback)

              By Hally, Mike; Henry Press, Joseph

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              This narrative chronicles the escapades of the world's first techies. Some of the initial projects are well known while others are a bit more arcane, such as the Rand 409 which was constructed in a barn in Connecticut under the watchful eye of a stuffed moose.

              ISBN 9780309096300
              Published 15 October 2005 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The Language of Life: How Cells Communicate in Health and Disease

              The Language of Life: How Cells Communicate in Health and Disease (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Niehoff, Debra; Henry Press, Joseph; Academy of Sciences, National

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              Cooperation requires conversation. Human beings speak to one another. Sounds, scents, and postures allow animals to make their point. While individual cells can't talk, hiss, growl, or bare their teeth, they nevertheless communicate regularly. Their language is based not on words ...

              ISBN 9780309102018
              Published 15 October 2006 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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