Science and Engineering
Mechanisms and Practice
The history of Japan's agriculture is characterized by efforts to increase production and productivity. At the beginning of the 21st century, both public and private sector research has focused on developing ever-more sophisticated tools to address a wide-range...
Cloth & CD-ROM - 9781920901837 - $ 89.95
This unique lexicon features over 3,500 astronautical terms, listed alphabetically in English, with their Irish translation. It is a stand-alone edition based on a 20-language lexicon prepared by the International Academy of Astronautics on the occasion of its 50th anniversary in 2010. The...
Cloth - 9781846822698 - $ 39.95
The concept of product phases is related to the economic (or marketing) product life cycle (m-plc) - both consist of six phases. Introducing product phases opens up the possibility of analyzing the relationships between the different fields of industrial design: ergonomics, marketing, construction, and styling. The...
Paper - 9789462360587 - $ 47.50
The Science Behind Individual Variation
From 'scaredy cats' to 'moody cows', we often give animals personality when we talk about them, but does this have any basis in scientific fact? How can we tell if a cat is feeling fear, and how does a grumpy cow...
Paper - 9781912178384 - $ 39.95
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Paper - 9788778381538 - $ 28.00
The pace at which technology progresses within the motor industry can be incredibly fast. What may have seemed an almost insurmountable problem in the late 80s and early 90s and therefore a major achievement when resolved, would now seem a minor inconvenience due to the advances...
Cloth - 9781910456088 - $ 39.95
On Ethics and a Worldview Implied by the Insights of Science
In the future, magic, prophecy, and faith, as well as the usual thought patterns of classical philosophy and revelations, will no longer serve to convey to people the meaning of existence. This book shows how these thought...
Paper - 9783643906366 - $ 29.95
The Hollow Earth as Concept and Conceit
The idea that the Earth is hollow has inspired both the world of science and the world of fiction. As a scientific concept, this notion has informed the works of Edmond Halley and Leonhard...
Paper & CD-ROM - 9783643902283 - $ 52.95
Edited by: Miguel A. Andrade
A plethora of bioinformatics tools are available for exploiting the rapidly growing genomic, proteomic and structural data and the related databases. However, many researchers are unaware of these tools because they were published in a journal of narrow distribution or because they were described...
Cloth - 9781898486473 - $ 160.00