Science & Math
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:salinger,j.d. [salinger,j.d.]

16 After I had my breakfast, it was only around noon, and I wasn't meeting old Sally till two o'clock, so I started taking this long walk. I couldn't stop ...
( Category: Arts & Photography February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan

the incredible, unprecedented and nefarious attack against the cigarette, constituting the greatest libel and slander ever perpetrated against any product in the history of free enterprise; a criminal libel of ...
( Category: History & Philosophy February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan

PLANETARY SCIENCE fosters a broad interdisciplinary point of view that proves enormously helpful in discovering and attempting to defuse these looming environmental catastrophes. When you cut your teeth on other ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan

( Category: Science Fiction February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Carl Sagan [Sagan, Carl]

* As an aid to confusion, Ionia is not in the Ionian Sea; it was named by colonists from the coast of the Ionian Sea. This revolution made Cosmos and ...
( Category: Astronomy & Space Science February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:thoreau,henry david [thoreau,henry david]

Sometimes I rambled to pine groves, standing like temples, or like fleets at sea, full-rigged, with wavy boughs, and rippling with light, so soft and green and shady that the ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:bryson,bill

A Short History of Nearly Everything CHAPTER 17: INTO THE TROPOSPHERE THANK GOODNESS FOR the atmosphere. It keeps us warm. Without it, Earth would be a lifeless ball of ice ...
( Category: Essays & Commentary February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:levitt,steven d. [levitt,steven d.]

Matters: The child had low birthweight. Doesn’t: The child attended Head Start. A child who had a low birthweight tends to do poorly in school. It may be that being ...
( Category: Social Sciences February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Alan Weisman [Weisman, Alan]

5. Beyond the Farm Rothamsted research scientist Paul Poulton stands in November drizzle, knee-deep in holly, surrounded by what will be around after human cultivation ceases. Born just a few ...
( Category: Social Sciences February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins [Dawkins, Richard]

You will survive your own death. If you die a martyr, you will go to an especially wonderful part of paradise where you will enjoy seventy-two virgins (spare a thought ...
( Category: Atheism February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:charles darwin [darwin, charles]

Objections to the Theory of Natural Selection as Applied to Instincts: Neuter and Sterile Insects It has been objected to the foregoing view of the origin of instincts that “the ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Philip K. Dick [Dick, Philip K.]

7 the wheel of the high-velocity police cruiser, Anderton outlined what the minority report tape contained. Lisa listened without comment, her face pinched and strained, her hands clasped tensely in ...
( Category: Science Fiction February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Philip K. Dick

9 After two weeks of nearly constant work, Edfrank Custom Jewelry had produced its first finished batch. There the pieces lay, on two boards covered with black velvet, all of ...
( Category: Science Fiction February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Many baby birds are fed in the nest by their parents. They all gape and scream, and the parent drops a worm or other morsel in the open mouth of ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:Richard Dawkins

Cellular family tree of Caenorhabditis elegans Embryology seems complicated – is complicated – but it is easy to grasp the important point, which is that we are dealing with local ...
( Category: Evolution February 7,2018 )