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The Scientific Companion: Exploring the Physical World with Facts, Figures, and Formulas

by Cesare Emiliani

". . . infuses into the reader the conviction that science is exciting and can be understood by everyone." --American Scientist

This new edition of the critically acclaimed Scientific Companion offers a comprehensive...

The Princeton Guide to Evolution

by David A. Baum, Douglas J. Futuyma, Hopi E. Hoekstra & Richard E. Lenski et al.

The Princeton Guide to Evolution is a comprehensive, concise, and authoritative reference to the major subjects and key concepts in evolutionary biology, from genes to mass extinctions. Edited by a distinguished...

Don't Know Much About Geography

by Kenneth C. Davis

Don't Know Much About Geography by New York Times bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis is a fascinating and fun exploration of our planet.


Geography is the hub from which other disciplines radiate: meteorology,...

Mortuary Science: A Sourcebook

by John F. Szabo

Szabo presents a thorough bibliographical examination of the funeral industry and related subjects. Most citations are annotated, with special notes on editions and reprints.

The Handbook of Geoscience

by Frank R. Spellman & Melissa L. Stoudt

Written in an engaging, highly readable style, it is ideal for students, administrators, legal professionals, non-science professionals and general readers with little or no science background, the handbook...

Environmental Science: Principles and Practices

by Frank R. Spellman & Melissa L. Stoudt

The goal of Environmental Science: Principles and Practices provides the scientific principles, concepts, applications, and methodologies required to understand the interrelationships of the natural world, to...

Biology and Conservation of Martens, Sables, and Fishers

by Keith B. Aubry, William J. Zielinski, Martin G. Raphael & Gilbert Proulx et al.

Mammals in the genus Martes are mid-sized carnivores of great importance to forest ecosystems. This book, the successor to Martens, Sables, and Fishers: Biology and Conservation, provides a scientific basis...

The Handy Physics Answer Book

by Paul W Zitzewitz

Eschewing the usual mathematical explanations for physics phenomena, this approachable reference explains complicated scientific concepts in plain English that everyone can understand. Tackling the big issues...

The Handy Science Answer Book

by The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Presenting a fun and educational way to explore the wonders of the world of science, this newly updated edition poses and answers 2,200 questions, providing an abundance of original and interesting science facts....

The Handy Biology Answer Book

by James Bobick

Life itself and today's hottest science are examined in The Handy Biology Answer Book. From the newsworthy (What are stem cells? What is genetically modified food and why is it so controversial?) to the practical...

Dictionary of Astronomy and Astronautics

by Armand Spitz & Frank Gaynor

Concise definitions of over 2,200 terms and concepts related to astronomy and astronautics—a wide gamut of terms ranging from those as old as man to those as new as the Space Age on the threshold of which...

On the Origin of Species

by Charles Darwin

On the Origin of Species published on 24 November 1859, is a work of scientific literature by Charles Darwin which is considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology. Darwin's book introduced the scientific...

Diving Deeper into SCUBA... Science

by Costantino Balestra & Peter Germonpré

You will find in this book some valuable and reliable lessons about safe diving

The editors of and authors of this book are a cadre of scientists and physicians with broad experience and knowledge of diving physiology...

A Stuck on Learning Math Sticker Book for Toddlers - Counting Book

by Baby Professor

Counting is made more playful with this sticker book for toddlers. Nobody is allowed to get stuck on Mathematics. You must keep your kids moving up the ladder of learning with this activity book. Let’s all...

Science Is Fun (Common Core Edition) : 2nd Grade Activity Book Series

by Baby Professor

Science is fun, especially for little scientists. The purpose of this book is to remind a child how fun it is to read books and use their imagination. Reading is a personal experience that pretty much shapes...

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture

by James G. Thomas Jr. & Charles Reagan Wilson

Science and medicine have been critical to southern history and the formation of southern culture. For three centuries, scientists in the South have documented the lush natural world around them and set a lasting...

The Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity

by Robert Frodeman, Julie Thompson Klein & Roberto Carlos Dos Santos Pacheco

Interdisciplinarity has become as important outside academia as within. Academics, policy makers, and the general public seek insights to help organize the vast amounts of knowledge being produced, both within...

The Magic of Mathematics

by Theoni Pappas

Delves into the world of ideas, explores the spell mathematics casts on our lives, and helps you discover mathematics where you least expect it. Be spellbound by the mathematical designs found in nature. Learn...

Weight and Measures

by Pamphlet Master

This Weight and Measures study guide is created by Pamphlet Master for students everywhere. This tool has a comprehensive variety of college and graduate school topics/subjects which can give you what it takes...

Historical Dictionary of Science and Technology in Modern China

by Lawrence R. Sullivan & Nancy Y. Liu

The historical dictionary provides information on science and technology in China from the late nineteenth century to the present including:

  • a chronology;
  • introduction;
  • extensive bibliography;
  • over 700 cross-referenced...