Product Description: Want to understand black holes, antimatter, physics, and space exploration? Looking for a common sense guide to quantum physics that you can actually understand? Rocket Science for the Rest of Us is the book you're looking for! Get a grip on even the most mysterious and complex sciences with Ben Gilliland's guide to dark matter, exo-planets, Planck time, earth sciences, and more...read more
Product Description: The universe—demystified! Using a combination of eye-catching graphics, humor, and erudite storytelling, science illustrator Ben Gilliland shows us how the cosmos came to be, from the formation of the first particles in the Big Bang to the development of the stars, galaxies, and planets, leading us up to the present ...read more
Product Description: Este libro esta lleno de relatos de vidas reales. Es un viaje por la historia mundial que va desde Aristoteles hasta Mark Zuckerberg, pasando por Marie Curie, celebrando a los individuos que dejaron huella y cambiaron la forma en que vivimos...read more
Product Description: Where would we be without inventors, philosophers, economists, politicians, explorers, and other "ideas" people? Some of our historical heroes were lone geniuses but many were influenced by other great thinkers and ideas. Full of true-life stories and famous celebrities, 100 People Who Made History contains all the people you'd expect to find, and plenty that you wouldn't! Inventors and explorers rub shoulders with political leaders, sports stars, and entertainers from all over the world...read more
Product Description: Check over your shoulder before you peek inside the pages of this book — it shares the secrets of some of the sneakiest spies around. Covering tools, techniques, gadgets, gizmos, history, and famous agents, alongside types of spying and the roles involved, Top Secret explores the devices and strategies used by spies from dead drops with hidden documents inside, to the most sophisticated machines straight out of sci-fi movies...read more
9780756686079 | Dk Pub, September 19, 2011, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Check over your shoulder before you peek inside the pages of this book — it shares the secrets of some of the sneakiest spies around.