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Enthusiasts look forward to a time when tiny machines reassemble matter and process information with unparalleled power and precision. But is their vision realistic? Where is the science heading? As nanotechnology (a new technology that many belie...

Soft Machines: Nanotechnology and Life

Statistics at the Bench is a convenient bench-side companion for biologists, designed as a handy reference guide for elementary and intermediate statistical analyses. The expectations for biologists to have a more complete understanding of statist...

Statistics at the Bench: A Step-by-Step Handbook for Biologists (Handbooks)

This science classic by Paul de Kruif chronicles the pioneering bacteriological work of the first scientists to see and learn from the microscopic world. Paul de Kruif's Microbe Hunters is a timeless dramatization of the scientists, bacteriologist...

Microbe Hunters

The transition from the Eocene to the Oligocene epoch, occurring approximately 47 to 30 million years ago, was the most dramatic episode of climatic and biotic change since the demise of the dinosaurs. The mild tropical climates of the Paleocene a...

The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America

Alcohol Can Be a Gas! is the only comprehensive book ever written on alcohol fuel production and use for home and farm. Until now, it has been very difficult for farmers, contractors, alternative energy aficionados, those concerned about Peak Oil,...

Alcohol Can Be a Gas!: Fueling an Ethanol Revolution for the 21st Century

In almost every location and every season, California is a birdwatchers' paradise. One can search Sierra meadows for a Great Gray Owl, the autumn estuary for a Black-bellied Plover, or spring willow thickets for the effervescent song of the Yellow...

Introduction to California Birdlife (California Natural History Guides)

Revised and updated to reflected new information in the field, the Third Edition of Alcamo's Microbes and Society is intended for liberal arts students taking a foundation course in the life sciences. It discusses the role of microbes in our every...

Alcamo's Microbes and Society, Third Edition (Jones & Bartlett Learning Topics in Biology Series)

The quest for Mars is chronicled by bestselling author Andrew Chaikin in this story of a passionate band of Earthbound explorers caught in the irresistible pull of the Red Planet. They include celebrated figures: astronomer Carl Sagan, who champio...

A Passion for Mars: Intrepid Explorers of the Red Planet

PreTest is the closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 1 before you take it.500 USMLE-type questions and answers!"This edition of PreTest is full of extremely high-yield information in a presentation that is logical and effective. The questio...

Anatomy, Histology, & Cell Biology: PreTest Self-Assessment & Review, Fourth Edition (PreTest Basic Science)

This Field Guide derives from the treatment of geometrical optics that has evolved from both the undergraduate and graduate programs at the Optical Sciences Center at the University of Arizona. The development is both rigorous and complete, and it...

Field Guide to Geometrical Optics (SPIE Vol. FG01)

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