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The disappearing spoon : and other true tales of rivalry, adventure, and the history of the world from the periodic table of the elements —Kean, Sam, author.

"A young readers adaptation of the bestselling book The Disappearing Spoon, chronicling the extraordinary human history of the periodic table."-- Provided by publisher.

The icepick surgeon : murder, fraud, sabotage, piracy, and other dastardly deeds perpetrated in the name of science —Kean, Sam, author.

Science is a force for good in the world--at least usually. But sometimes, when obsession gets the better of scientists, they twist a noble pursuit into something sinister. Under this spell, knowledge isn't everything, i...

Caesar's last breath : decoding the secrets of the air around us —Kean, Sam, author.

"New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean takes us on a journey through the periodic table, around the globe, and across time to tell the story of the air we breathe, which, it turns out, is also the story of Earth and...

The bastard brigade : the true story of the renegade scientists and spies who sabotaged the Nazi atomic bomb —Kean, Sam, author.

New York Times best selling author Sam Kean tells the incredible story of how a renegade group of spies kept Hitler from obtaining his ultimate prize: a nuclear bomb. Scientists have always kept secrets. But rarely in hi...

The Bastard Brigade the true story of the renegade scientists and spies who sabotaged the Nazi atomic bomb —Kean, Sam, author.
Book On CD
2019
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New York Times bestselling author, Sam Kean, tells the incredible story of how a renegade group of spies kept Hitler from obtaining his ultimate prize: a nuclear bomb. Scientists have always kept secrets. But rarely in h...

The icepick surgeon murder, fraud, sabotage, piracy, and other dastardly deeds perpetrated in the name of science —Kean, Sam, author.
Book On CD
2021
Availability: 0 of 2

Science is a force for good in the world--at least usually. But sometimes, when obsession gets the better of scientists, they twist a noble pursuit into something sinister. Under this spell, knowledge isn't everything, i...

Adventures in memory : the science and secrets of remembering and forgetting —Østby, Hilde, 1974- author.

"What makes us remember? Why do we forget? And what, exactly, is a memory? With playfulness and intelligence, Adventures in Memory answers these questions and more, offering an illuminating look at one of our most fascin...

Caesar's last breath Decoding the secrets of the air around us. —Kean, Sam, author
EBook
2017

The Guardian's Best Science Book of 2017 One of Science News's Favorite Science Books of 2017 The fascinating science and history of the air we breathe It's invisible. It's ever-present. Without it, you would die...

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