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Product Description: Can We Travel Through Time? addresses 20 of the most fundamental and frequently asked questions in physics. What is the God particle? Does chaos theory spell disaster? Am I unique in the universe? What is light? Each 3,000 word essay examines these eternally perplexing questions in a way that is comprehensible to everyone, providing the ultimate guide to understanding the very nature of the world we live in...read more

Paperback:

9781780875897 | Quercus, June 21, 2016, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Can We Travel Through Time?

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Product Description: The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern science The atom. The Big Bang. DNA. Natural selection. All are ideas that have revolutionized science―and all were dismissed out of hand when they first ap­peared...read more

Hardcover:

9781468310597 | Overlook Pr, February 10, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern science The atom.

Paperback:

9781468312607 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, March 22, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern science The atom.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781481509022 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 12, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Sean Runette] The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern science.
9781481509039 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 12, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Sean Runette] The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern science.

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Product Description: For you to be here today reading this requires a mind-boggling series of lucky breaks, starting with the Big Bang and ending in your own conception. So it's not surprising that we persist in thinking that we're in with a chance, whether we're playing the lottery or working out the likelihood of extra-terrestrial life...read more

Paperback:

9781781255438 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $13.30 | About this edition: For you to be here today reading this requires a mind-boggling series of lucky breaks, starting with the Big Bang and ending in your own conception.

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Product Description: The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern scienceThe atom, the big bang, DNA, natural selection--all are ideas that have revolutionized science; and all were dismissed out of hand when they first appeared...read more

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9781481509015, titled "At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 12, 2015), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The bestselling author of Free Radicals takes readers on a whirlwind tour of the most controversial areas of modern scienceThe atom, the big bang, DNA, natural selection--all are ideas that have revolutionized science; and all were dismissed out of hand when they first appeared.

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Product Description: But the truth is scientists will do anything--take drugs, follow mystical visions, lie, and even cheat--to make a discovery. In Free Radicals, physicist and journalist Michael Brooks seamlessly weaves together true stories of the "mad, bad and dangerous" (The Times) men and women who have revolutionized the scientific world into a fast-paced and thrilling exploration of the real process behind discovery...read more

Hardcover:

9781590208540 | 1 edition (Overlook Pr, April 26, 2012), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The thrilling exploration of the secret side of scientific discovery --proving that some rules were meant to be broken scientists have colluded in the most successful cover-up of modern times.

Paperback:

9781468306712 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, June 25, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: But the truth is scientists will do anything--take drugs, follow mystical visions, lie, and even cheat--to make a discovery.

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Product Description: Talent, skill, and a passion to compete: These are the characteristics that define elite-level swimmers. But as the sport’s best coaches know, even the most gifted of athletes won’t develop these traits without a plan—one that recognizes talent, develops skills, and nurtures success...read more

Paperback:

9780736089357 | Human Kinetics, May 10, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Talent, skill, and a passion to compete: These are the characteristics that define elite-level swimmers.

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Product Description: A concise but knowledgeable introduction to some of the most important scientific theories, this book discusses topics including chaos theory, natural selection, Schrödinger's cat, and relativity in no more than two pages, 300 words, and a single illustration...read more
By Jim Al-Khalili (collaborator), Susan Blackmore (collaborator), Michael Brooks (collaborator), John Gribbin (collaborator) and Christian Jarrett (collaborator)

Hardcover:

9788498014419 | Blume, March 1, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A concise but knowledgeable introduction to some of the most important scientific theories, this book discusses topics including chaos theory, natural selection, Schrödinger's cat, and relativity in no more than two pages, 300 words, and a single illustration.

Science starts to get interesting when things dont make sense. Michael Brooks reveals thirteen anomalies that defy the scientific theory of today and forecast tomorrows breakthroughs.

Hardcover:

9780385520683 | Doubleday, August 12, 2008, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Science starts to get interesting when things dont make sense.

Paperback:

9780307278814 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, August 11, 2009), cover price $15.95

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Product Description: Science starts to get interesting when things dont make sense. Michael Brooks reveals thirteen anomalies that defy the scientific theory of today and forecast tomorrows breakthroughs.
By James Adams (narrator) and Michael Brooks

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433253263 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 31, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Science starts to get interesting when things dont make sense.

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Product Description: YOUT TRUE ACADEMIC DESIGN SERIES Ideal for introductory and advanced level courses in computer graphics, desktop publishing and/or web design software applications. The Essentials for Design series offers a learning-by-doing approach that encourages students to grasp application related concepts as they expand their skills through hands-on tutorials...read more

Paperback:

9780131590717 | 2 pap/cdr edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 2007), cover price $62.00 | About this edition: YOUT TRUE ACADEMIC DESIGN SERIES Ideal for introductory and advanced level courses in computer graphics, desktop publishing and/or web design software applications.
9780131878976, titled "Essentials for Design Javascript Comprehensive" | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, July 12, 2006), cover price $62.00

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Product Description: Based on hundreds of hours of study and includes the latest research statistics and therapeutic dosages for natural diabetes remedies. This book shows that a new and different approach can be extremely effective at preventing diabetes.

Paperback:

9781601450609 | Booklocker.Com Inc, October 30, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Based on hundreds of hours of study and includes the latest research statistics and therapeutic dosages for natural diabetes remedies.

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Product Description: YOUR TRUE ACADEMIC DESIGN SERIES Ideal for introductory and advanced level courses in computer graphics, desktop publishing and/or web design software applications. The Essentials for Design series offers a learning-by-doing approach that encourages students to grasp application related concepts as they expand their skills through hands-on tutorials...read more

Paperback:

9780131877962 | Spiral-bound edition (Prentice Hall, September 6, 2006), cover price $62.00 | About this edition: YOUR TRUE ACADEMIC DESIGN SERIES Ideal for introductory and advanced level courses in computer graphics, desktop publishing and/or web design software applications.

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Product Description: Book

Paperback:

9780131132870 | Prentice Hall, April 1, 2004, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: Book

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Drawing on the principles of Neurolinguistic Programming, a communications expert explains how listeners can learn to express themselves with dynamic clarity, control others' impressions of them, overcome others' resistance, and achieve fulfilling personal and business relationships. Read by the author.

Hardcover:

9780446514392 | Grand Central Pub, April 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Discusses the concept of neuro-linguistic programming, explains the role of non-verbal communication, and tells how to understand the way people think

Paperback:

9780446391337 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, May 1, 1990), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Discusses the concept of neurolinguistic programming, explains the role of nonverbal communication, and tells how to understand the way people think

CD/Spoken Word:

9780743520706 | Nightingale Conant Corp, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Discusses the concept of neurolinguistic programming, explains the role of nonverbal communication, and tells how to understand the way people think.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780671505943 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, December 1, 1994), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Discusses the concept of neurolinguistic programming, explains the role of nonverbal communication, and tells how to understand the way people think.

By Michael Brooks (editor)

Hardcover:

9780964154414, titled "Stock Perqs Monitor - A Guide to Popular Benefits: For Shareholders of America's Leading Businesses" | Revised edition (Monitor Pubns, January 1, 2000), cover price $90.00

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Product Description: The first handbook to provide a comprehensive inter-disciplinary overview of QCC. It includes peer-reviewed definitions of key terms such as Quantum Logic Gates, Error Correction, Quantum Dots, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Quantum Holography, and Quantum Cryptography...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Michael Brooks (editor)

Paperback:

9781852330910 | Springer Verlag, June 1, 1999, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The first handbook to provide a comprehensive inter-disciplinary overview of QCC.

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Hardcover:

9780060163839 | Harpercollins, June 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Reveals how creating a rapport with customers, clients, and coworkers can lead to better sales, management, and communication and give one a competitive advantage

Paperback:

9780060921439 | Perennial, June 1, 1992, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Paperback

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Product Description: Using the principles of Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), Brooks presents effective techniques for creating power in business and maximizing opportunities. Teaches listeners to sell themselves to their bosses, clients, and colleagues.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781555254223 | Nightingale Conant Corp, July 1, 1991, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Using the principles of Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), Brooks presents effective techniques for creating power in business and maximizing opportunities.

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