Scientific American Science Desk Reference

Pub Date : 1999-09-30 | Author : Scientific American | Publisher : Wiley

ISBN 10 : UOM:49015003025310
ISBN 13 :

Who names newly discovered planets? What exactly are black holes? Where are there the most earthquakes? When did the first Homo sapiens walk the earth? Why is the night sky dark? H..

Scientific American Boy

Pub Date : 2006-07-21 | Author : A. Russell Bond | Publisher : Applewood Books

ISBN 10 : 9781557091857
ISBN 13 : 1557091854

Published by Scientific American in 1905, the book tells the story of a group of boys who explore Clump Island, a fictional place where boys could be boys. As they explore the isla..

Scientific American

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Michael Wright | Publisher : Crown

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105028629249
ISBN 13 :

A collection of articles and essays explain the inner workings of such technological wonders as subways, electron microscopes, Velcro, spy satellites, and the artificial heart...

Scientific American

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : David H. Levy | Publisher : Ibooks

ISBN 10 : 0743413083
ISBN 13 : 9780743413084

Looks at ideas and achievements in science, including microfilm, the telephone, noble gases, and the parachute, as were reported in the pages of Scientific American...