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    The Magnificent Convergence: Science, Metaphysics and Religion by S. G. Venkataramani    Mountains, Minerals, and Me: Thirteen Years Revealing Earth's Mysteries by Albert L. Lamarre    Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science by John Gribbin & Michael White    The Thorny Road to Success: A Memoir by Karl Maramorosch    Faraday as a Discoverer by John Tyndall    A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own and Probably Yours by John Allen Paulos    We Are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk about Their Work, Their Lives, and What They Still Want to Know by Stefan Klein    Kepler and the Universe: How One Man Revolutionized Astronomy by David K. Love    Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment by Ronald S. Calinger    Concussion by Jeanne Marie Laskas    Louis Agassiz - His Life and Correspondence by Elizabeth Cary Agassiz    The Brothers Vonnegut: Science and Fiction in the House of Magic by Ginger Strand    Einstein and the Quantum: The Quest of the Valiant Swabian by A. Douglas Stone    Lady Byron and Her Daughters by Julia Markus    Looking for Darwin by Lloyd Spencer Davis    The Quotable Feynman by Richard P. Feynman    Gifted Mind: The Dr. Raymond Damadian Story, Inventor of the MRI by Jeff Kinley & Dr. Raymond Damadian    America's Leap Into Space: My Time at JPL and the First Explorer Satellites by Henry L. Richter    Sonic Wind: The Story of John Paul Stapp and How a Renegade Doctor Became the Fastest Man on Earth by Craig Ryan    Genius At Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway by Siobhan Roberts    The General and the Genius: Groves and Oppenheimer ? The Unlikely Partnership that Built the Atom Bomb by James Kunetka    China's Transition to Modernity: The New Classical Vision of Dai Zhen by Minghui Hu    Leonardo Da Vinci's Elements of the Science of Man by Kenneth D. Keele    Minecraft, Second Edition: The Unlikely Tale of Markus "Notch" Persson and the Game that Changed Everything by Daniel Goldberg & Linus Larsson    The Autobiography of Charles Darwin by Charles Darwin    German Rocketeers in the Heart of Dixie: Making Sense of the Nazi Past during the Civil Rights Era by Monique Laney    In Search of Sir Thomas Browne: The Life and Afterlife of the Seventeenth Century's Most Inquiring Mind by Hugh Aldersey-Williams    An Immigrant's Journey into the Cosmos: A Memoir by Dr. N. Y Misconi    Women in IT: Inspiring the next generation by BCS the Chartered Institute for It    The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos by Leonard Mlodinow    How Steve Jobs Changed Our World by Alan Deutschman    Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream by Joshua Davis    Mercator: The Man Who Mapped the Planet: The Man Who Mapped the Planet by Nicholas Crane    Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight by Jay Barbree    Two Sides of the Moon: Our Story of the Cold War Space Race by Alexei Leonov & David Scott    Capturing the Light: The Birth of Photography, a True Story of Genius and Rivalry by Helen Rappaport & Roger Watson    Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor by Hali Felt    Ordinary Geniuses: How Two Mavericks Shaped Modern Science by Gino Segre    A Life in Twilight: The Final Years of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Mark Wolverton    The Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in Space by Eugene Cernan & Donald A. Davis    Privileged Hands: A Scientific Life by Geerat J. Vermeij    Newton's Clock: Chaos In The Solar System by Ivars Peterson    Einstein: A Biography by Jürgen Neffe    One Giant Leap: Neil Armstrong's Stellar American Journey by Leon Wagener    Deke ! U.S. Manned Space From Mercury To the Shuttle by Donald K. Slayton & Michael Cassutt    Birth of a Theorem: A Mathematical Adventure by C?dric Villani    The Man Who Couldn't Stop: OCD and the True Story of a Life Lost in Thought by David Adam    Maverick Genius: The Pioneering Odyssey of Freeman Dyson by Phillip F. Schewe    Moore's Law: The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley's Quiet Revolutionary by Arnold Thackray & David Brock & Rachel Jones    Secret Warriors: The Spies, Scientists and Code Breakers of World War I by Taylor Downing

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My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla

My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla by Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla has been called the most important man of the twentieth century. Certainly he contributed more to the field of electricity, radio, and television than any other person living or dead. Ultimately he died alone and impoverished having driven all of his friends away through his neurotic and eccentric behavior. Tesla was never able to fit into the world that he found himself in. This autobiography, originally serialized in Electrical Experimenter, is an intensely fascinating glimpse into the mind of a genius, his inventions, and the magical world in which he lived.
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My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla

My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla by Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla has been called the most important man of the twentieth century. Certainly he contributed more to the field of electricity, radio, and television than any other person living or dead. Ultimately he died alone and impoverished having driven all of his friends away through his neurotic and eccentric behavior. Tesla was never able to fit into the world that he found himself in. This autobiography, originally serialized in Electrical Experimenter, is an intensely fascinating glimpse into the mind of a genius, his inventions, and the magical world in which he lived.
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Men of Achievement, Inventors

Men of Achievement, Inventors by Philip G. Hubert Jr.
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An Immigrant's Journey into the Cosmos: A Memoir

An Immigrant's Journey into the Cosmos: A Memoir by Dr. N. Y Misconi

Astronaut Dr. Buzz Aldrin commended the author citing his proposal to transform the Space Shuttle fleet, before retiring it, into a space tourism fleet, which would generate profits for NASA.

Dr. Donald Brownlee Director of NASA's "STARDUST" Mission that flew to comet "Wilde 2" said this about the author:
"One of Dr. Misconi most significant publications was his 1979 Nature paper on streaming of interstellar grains into the solar system. The paper predicted that interstellar dust should stream into the solar system from the direction, the then detectable interstellar gas and it also described...

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Tales From the South Pier

Tales From the South Pier by John JessopFrom the invention of the electric telegraph to the emergence of the Internet, new technology has constantly stimulated our desire for information. Nowhere is that desire more intense than in the world's financial trading community, where survival depends as never before on instant and continuous access to market prices and market- moving news. The creation of that community, by a handful of pioneering information companies, is the subject of this book. Its author spent a lifetime working for three of them, an improbably colorful career that took him from newsroom copy-boy to boardroom chief...
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The Great Astronomers

The Great Astronomers by Robert S. BallA fascinating guide to some of the greatest stargazers in history, including Copernicus, Galileo, Halley, Newton, Brahe and many more.
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Men of Invention and Industry

Men of Invention and Industry by Samuel SmilesA fascinating collection of biographies of great inventors and industrialists.
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Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin

Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Records of a Family of Engineers

Records of a Family of Engineers by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Women in IT: Inspiring the next generation

Women in IT: Inspiring the next generation by BCS the Chartered Institute for ItGender diversity still poses a major challenge in the IT and telecoms industry, with women making up less than 20 per cent of the IT workforce. This ebook seeks to encourage more girls and women to consider a career in IT by showcasing the lives and careers of female IT professionals, entrepreneurs and academics.
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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin

The Autobiography of Charles Darwin by Charles DarwinThe autobiography of one of the most influential people of the modern age. This was taken from writings and letters that Darwin wrote for his family, edited by his son Francis Darwin, and published posthumously.
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"The End of All Diseases": An Obscure San Diego Genius Develops A Cure For Cancer In 1930

"The End of All Diseases": An Obscure San Diego Genius Develops A Cure For Cancer In 1930 by R. E. Payne
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Twelve British Statisticians

Twelve British Statisticians by Richard H. Williams & Donald W. Zimmerman & Donald C. RossTwelve British Statisticians provides a description of the lives and scientific contributions of a dozen scientific luminaries. Each statistician is a famous figure, but is especially renowned in Great Britain. Their fields of expertise sometimes include disciplines that depart from statistics and display great versatility. The book is accessible to a wide reading audience.

Each of the chapters of the book focuses on the scientific contributions and personal life of a single statistician. Each chapters begins with an overview and contain a rich set of references.

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"All This Fun, and a Paycheck, too?": A collection of stories from a long and satisfying engineering career showing how much fun

"All This Fun, and a Paycheck, too?": A collection of stories from a long and satisfying engineering career showing how much fun by Tom CliffordThe book is a collection of stories: assignments from a long and enjoyable engineering career as well as anecdotes and experiences from summer jobs, vacations, and consulting. The focus is technical; each little story pivots on some scientific principle. The intent is three-fold: a) genealogical: to capture descriptions of a lifetime of fun times and accomplishments for descendents who might be curious about old great-grandpa Tom; b) to inspire a next generation of youngsters to consider pursuit of engineering, science, and critical thought, as a door to a fruitful life; and c) to try to bridge...
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Being Fiercely Present: Overcoming Trauma Difficulties in Mindfulness Practice

Being Fiercely Present: Overcoming Trauma Difficulties in Mindfulness Practice by Sue Berry McMurrayMany cannot just forget because these memories are frozen, stored and sometimes buried, surfacing briefly in ways that can seem illogical and crazy. The author takes us on a journey with twists and turns, including dissociated aspects of childhood trauma. The book gives us insight into the survival systems of the brain, and leads us to understand more about ourselves. Readers will engage from many different directions: parents, counselors, teachers, law enforcement, mental health workers, and more.
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How Steve Jobs Changed Our World

How Steve Jobs Changed Our World by Alan Deutschman

"One to one, no one is as compelling, as charismatic, as seductive as Steve Jobs. It's just magic." - Alan Deutschman on "Bloomberg West" in August 2011

In this original e-essay, part of the forthcoming book Why Steve Jobs Matters, veteran Silicon Valley journalist Alan Deutschman describes how Jobs changed the world we live in forever.

Steve Jobs' far-reaching vision of what technology was capable of rescued the American Dream while creating one of the most influential companies in the world, Apple Computer. Epic early career highs and lows, unwavering persistence and a relentless work ethic...

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Mountains, Minerals, and Me: Thirteen Years Revealing Earth's Mysteries

Mountains, Minerals, and Me: Thirteen Years Revealing Earth's Mysteries by Albert L. Lamarre

Albert Lamarre never imagined that one day he would stare down the barrel of a shotgun pointed at him by a Texas rancher's daughter. Yet, there he was-in the middle of nowhere-held captive by a woman who meant business. Simply put, Lamarre was in this predicament because of his desire to learn more about a rocky outcrop. After all, that is what geologists do.

In his fascinating narrative, Lamarre shares details of his adventures during his thirteen-year career as a minerals exploration geologist. As he vividly recounts his first exposure to the geologic wonders of the western United States, the...

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Mary Seacole

Mary Seacole by Ron RamdinMary Seacole was born in Jamaica in 1805. She came to England in the hope of serving as a nurse in the Crimean War. Through sheer tenacity she eventually travelled to the Crimea with a letter of introduction from an English doctor to Florence Nightingale. After reading this letter, 'the Lady with the Lamp,' said she would be very happy to do all she could to help. Amidst many dangers, and against all odds, the unknown Jamaican nurse won deserved praise for devoted service to the British soldiers she 'mothered' during the Crimean campaign.
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Creating the New World: Stories

Creating the New World: Stories by Theodore Rockwell
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Edison - His Life And Inventions

Edison - His Life And Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer & Thomas Commerford Martin
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