American Phage Group Founders of Molecular Biology
ISBN: HB: 9780300263565, Yale University Press, February 2023
312 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 9 black&white illus.
A fascinating historical account of the American Phage Group and how its new research framework became the foundation for molecular biology. This book is the first critical and analytical study of the American Phage Group – a small group of scientis...
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Atlas of AI
ISBN: PB: 9780300264630, ISBN: HB: 9780300209570, Yale University Press, October 2022
336 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 31 black&white illus.
What happens when artificial intelligence saturates political life and depletes the planet? How is AI shaping our understanding of ourselves and our societies? Drawing on more than a decade of original research, award-winning science and technology s...
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Blooming Flowers A Seasonal History of Plants and People
ISBN: PB: 9780300264791, ISBN: HB: 9780300243338, Yale University Press, April 2022
272 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm, 84 colour illus.
The bright yellow of a marigold and the cheerful red of a geranium, the evocative fragrance of a lotus or a saffron-infused paella – there is no end of reasons to love flowers. Ranging through the centuries and across the globe, Kasia Boddy looks at...
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Doctor's Garden Medicine, Science, and Horticulture in Britain
ISBN: HB: 9780300236101, Yale University Press, January 2022
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 32 colour illus., 44 black&white illus.
As Britain grew into an ever-expanding empire during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, new and exotic botanical specimens began to arrive within the nation's public and private spaces. Gardens became sites not just of leisure, sport...
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Generations of Reason A Family's Search for Meaning in Post-Newtonian England
ISBN: HB: 9780300255492, Yale University Press, January 2022
456 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 21 black&white illus.
This book recounts the story of three Cambridge-educated Englishmen and the women with whom they chose to share their commitment to reason in all parts of their lives. The reason this family embraced was an essentially human power with the potential...
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Mathematical Models in the Biosciences II
ISBN: PB: 9780300253696, Yale University Press, November 2021
496 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 250 black&white illus.
This is the second of a two-part series exploring essential concepts of calculus in the context of biological systems. Building on the essential ideas and theories of basic calculus taught in Mathematical Models in the Biosciences I, this book focuse...
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Urban Lichens A Field Guide for Northeastern North America
ISBN: FLEXI: 9780300252996, Yale University Press, October 2021
168 pp., 20.3x12.7 cm, 121 colour illus.
Lichens are dynamic, symbiotic organisms formed by close cooperation between fungi and algae. There are over 20,000 identified species performing essential ecosystem services worldwide. Extremely sensitive to air pollution, they have returned to citi...
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Asteroids How Love, Fear, and Greed Will Determine Our Future in Space
ISBN: HB: 9780300231922, Yale University Press, July 2021
288 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 12 black&white illus.
Human travel into space is an enormously expensive and unforgiving endeavor. So why go? In this accessible and authoritative book, astrophysicist Martin Elvis argues that the answer is the asteroid exploration, for the strong motives of love, fear, a...
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Polymath A Cultural History from Leonardo da Vinci to Susan Sontag
ISBN: PB: 9780300260465, Yale University Press, July 2021
352 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm, 24 colour illus.
From Leonardo da Vinci and John Dee to Oliver Sacks and Susan Sontag, polymaths have moved the frontiers of knowledge. Nonetheless, in our current age of specialization, polymaths are often remembered for only one part of their varied achievements....
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Mathematical Models in the Biosciences I
ISBN: PB: 9780300228311, Yale University Press, July 2021
416 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 250 black&white illus.
This book introduces mathematical modeling to bioscience students, with first semester calculus as the only prerequisite. It is the first of a two-part series exploring essential concepts of calculus in the context of biological systems. Michael Fram...
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