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Brownian Motion and Molecular Reality : A Study in Theory-Mediated Measurement

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Brownian Motion and Molecular Reality : A Study in Theory-Mediated Measurement

Brownian Motion and Molecular Reality : A Study in Theory-Mediated Measurement
by Raghav Seth and George E. Smith
English | 2020 | ISBN: 0190098023 | 468 Pages | ePUB | 2.53 MB

TRINITY: The Best-Kept Secret

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TRINITY: The Best-Kept Secret

TRINITY: The Best-Kept Secret by Jacques F. Vallée, Paola Leopizzi Harris
2021 | ASIN: ‎ B094ZQ1GW5 | English | 358 pages | EPUB | 4 MB

Contemporary Scientific Realism: The Challenge from the History of Science

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Contemporary Scientific Realism: The Challenge from the History of Science

Contemporary Scientific Realism
by Lyons, Timothy D.; Vickers, Peter;

English | 2021 | ISBN: 9780190946814 | 401 pages | True PDF | 25.97 MB

Anton Pannekoek: Ways of Viewing Science and Society :Ways of Viewing Science and Society

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Anton Pannekoek: Ways of Viewing Science and Society :Ways of Viewing Science and Society

Anton Pannekoek: Ways of Viewing Science and Society :Ways of Viewing Science and Society by Chaokang Tai
English | PDF | 2019 | 324 Pages | ISBN : 9462984344 | 5.4 MB

Anton Pannekoek (1873-1960), prominent astronomer and world-renowned socialist theorist, stood at the nexus of the revolutions in politics, science and the arts of the early twentieth century. His astronomy was uniquely visual and highly innovative, while his politics were radical. Anton Pannekoek: Ways of Viewing Science and Society collects essays on Pannekoek and his contemporaries at the crossroads of political history, the history of science and art history.

Strange Blood: The Rise and Fall of Lamb Blood Transfusion in 19th Century Medicine and Beyond

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Strange Blood: The Rise and Fall of Lamb Blood Transfusion in 19th Century Medicine and Beyond

Strange Blood: The Rise and Fall of Lamb Blood Transfusion in 19th Century Medicine and Beyond by Boel Berner
English | PDF | 2020 | 216 Pages | ISBN : 3837651630 | 5 MB

In the mid-1870s, the experimental therapy of lamb blood transfusion spread like an epidemic across Europe and the USA. Doctors tried to use it as a cure for tuberculosis, pellagra, and anemia; proposed it as a means to reanimate seemingly dead soldiers on the battlefield. It was a contested therapy because it meant crossing boundaries and challenging taboos.

The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)

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The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)

The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)
by Stuart Clark
English | 2019 | ASIN : B081KBZ64P | 225 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

Angelo Secchi and Nineteenth Century Science: The Multidisciplinary Contributions of a Pioneer and Innovator

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Angelo Secchi and Nineteenth Century Science: The Multidisciplinary Contributions of a Pioneer and Innovator

Angelo Secchi and Nineteenth Century Science: The Multidisciplinary Contributions of a Pioneer and Innovator by Ileana Chinnici
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 397 Pages | ISBN : 303058383X | 145.7 MB

Angelo Secchi was a key figure in 19th century science. An Italian Jesuit and scientist, he helped lead the transition from astronomy to astrophysics and left a lasting legacy in the field. Secchi’s spectral classification of stars was a milestone that paved the way for modern astronomical research. He was also a founder of modern meteorology and an innovator in the design and development of new instruments and methods across disciplines.

Master of Galactic Astronomy: A Biography of Jan Hendrik Oort

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Master of Galactic Astronomy: A Biography of Jan Hendrik Oort

Master of Galactic Astronomy: A Biography of Jan Hendrik Oort by Pieter C. van der Kruit
English | EPUB | 2021 | 370 Pages | ISBN : 303055547X | 107.7 MB

This accessible and entertaining biography chronicles the life and triumphs of astronomer Jan Hendrik Oort, who helped lay the foundations of modern astronomy in the 20th century. The book puts into context some of Oort's most significant achievements, including his discovery that the Milky Way rotates, as well as his famous hypothesis that our Solar System is surrounded by a reservoir of comets — now simply known as the Oort Cloud.

The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)

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The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)

The Sun Kings : The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began (Kindle Edition)
by Stuart Clark
English | 2019 | ASIN : B081KBZ64P | 225 Pages | ePUB | 6 MB

Martin Folkes (1690-1754): Newtonian, Antiquary, Connoisseur

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Martin Folkes (1690-1754): Newtonian, Antiquary, Connoisseur

Martin Folkes (1690-1754): Newtonian, Antiquary, Connoisseur by Anna Marie Roos
2021 | ISBN: 0198830068 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 10.45 MB

The Secret Formula : How a Mathematical Duel Inflamed Renaissance Italy and Uncovered the Cubic Equation

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The Secret Formula : How a Mathematical Duel Inflamed Renaissance Italy and Uncovered the Cubic Equation

The Secret Formula :
How a Mathematical Duel Inflamed Renaissance Italy and Uncovered the Cubic Equation

by Fabio Toscano and Arturo Sangalli
English | 2020 | ISBN: 0691183678 | 175 Pages | PDF | 9.3 MB

The Alchemy of Us : How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another

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The Alchemy of Us : How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another

The Alchemy of Us : How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another
by Ainissa Ramirez
English | 2021 | ISBN: 0262542269 | 327 Pages | PDF | 12.3 MB

Magic, Science, and Religion in Early Modern Europe

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Magic, Science, and Religion in Early Modern Europe

Magic, Science, and Religion in Early Modern Europe (New Approaches to the History of Science and Medicine) by Mark A. Waddell
2021 | ISBN: 1108441653, 1108425283 | English | 232 pages | PDF | 14 MB

Technologies of the Human Corpse

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Technologies of the Human Corpse

Technologies of the Human Corpse
by John Troyer
English | 2020 | ISBN: 0262043815 | 268 Pages | PDF | 11.3 MB

Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Early Modern Italy

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Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Early Modern Italy

Forbidden Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Early Modern Italy by Hannah Marcus
September 25, 2020 | ISBN: 022673658X | English | 360 pages | PDF | 14.5 MB