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Image for The Magic Furnace  The Search for the Origins of Atoms

The Magic Furnace The Search for the Origins of Atoms

By: Chown, Marcus

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Book Isle ID: 5218


Clearance - NEW in store stock; 9.30 X 6.20 X 0.80 inches; 240 pages; "Every breath you take contains atoms forged in the blistering furnaces deep inside stars. Every flower you pick contains atoms blasted into space by stellar explosions that blazed brighter than a billion suns." Thus begins The Magic Furnace, an eloquent, extraordinary account of how scientists unraveled the mystery of atoms, and helped to explain the dawn of life itself. The historic search fo... View more info

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The Fabric of the Cosmos Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality

By: Greene, Brian

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Knopf: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Book Isle ID: 5221


Near New - Single DJ binding scuff only sign of reading; 9.37 X 6.22 X 1.65 inches; 576 pages; From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way. Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they remain among the most mysterious of concepts. Is space an entity? Why does time have a direction? Could the universe exist without space and time? Can we travel to ... View more info

Image for The Philosopher's Stone   Chaos, Synchronicity and the Hidden Order of the World

The Philosopher's Stone Chaos, Synchronicity and the Hidden Order of the World

By: Peat, David

Price: $4.71

Publisher: Bantam: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Book Isle ID: 5009


1st Edition - Minor binding / cover creases. No writing or damage noticed; 8.10 X 5.20 X 0.80 inches; 244 pages View more info