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  • Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery

    Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
    av Henry Marsh

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250090133

    Named a Notable Book of the Year by The New York Times Book Review and The Washington Post What is it like to be a brain surgeon? How does it feel to hold someone's life in your hands, to cut into the stuff that creates thought, feeling and reason?…

  • The Seven Ages of Death

    The Seven Ages of Death
    av Dr Richard Shepherd

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241472033

    The heart-wrenchingly honest and fascinating new book from forensic pathologist and bestselling author of UNNATURAL CAUSES, Dr Richard Shepherd 'Life-enhancing' DAILY TELEGRAPH 'Deeply insightful. Unflinching' THE TIMES 'Fascinating' DAILY EXPRESS…

  • A Feeling for the Organism, 10th Aniversary Edition: The Life and Work of Barbara McClintock

    A Feeling for the Organism, 10th Aniversary Edition: The Life and Work of Barbara McClintock
    av Evelyn Fox Keller

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780805074581

    For much of her life she worked alone, brilliant but eccentric, with ideas that made little sense to her colleagues. Yet before DNA and the molecular revolution, Barbara McClintock's tireless analysis of corn led her to uncover some of the deepest,…

  • Brave New Medicine

    Brave New Medicine
    av Cynthia Li

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781684032051

    In this revelatory memoir, doctor Cynthia Li shares the truth about her struggle with a disabling autoimmune illness, the limitations of Western medicine, and what sufferers need to know to truly begin healing-mind, body, and spirit. Cynthia Li had…

  • Books Do Furnish a Life: An Electrifying Celebration of Science Writing

    Books Do Furnish a Life: An Electrifying Celebration of Science Writing
    av Richard Dawkins

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787633698

    At a time when science can seem complex and remote, it has a greater impact on our lives, and to the future of our planet, than ever before. It really matters that its discoveries and truths should be clearly and widely communicated. That its enemie…

  • Einsteins största misstag : ett geni med fel och brister

    Einsteins största misstag : ett geni med fel och brister
    av David Bodanis

    Pocket - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789188869906

    Albert Einstein betraktas som en av de smartaste människorna i historien. Med relativitetsteorin revolutionerade han vår syn på kosmos, och hjälpte oss att ta steget in i atomåldern. Trots detta var han i slutet av sitt liv i princip isolerad från d…

  • An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

    An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
    av Chris Hadfield

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447259947

    Back on the earth after three spaceflights, Chris Hadfield's captivating memoir An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth reveals extraordinary stories from his life as an astronaut, and shows how to make the impossible a reality. Colonel Chris Hadfield…

  • Prime Obsession: Berhhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics

    Prime Obsession: Berhhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics
    av John Derbyshire

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780452285255

    The definitive story of the Riemann Hypothesis, a fascinating and epic mathematical mystery that continues to challege the world. In 1859, Bernhard Riemann, a little-known thirty-two year old mathematician, made a hypothesis while presenting a paper…

  • The Contrarian

    The Contrarian
    av Max Chafkin

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526619556

    A biography of venture capitalist and entrepreneur Peter Thiel, the enigmatic, controversial and hugely influential power broker who sits at the dynamic intersection of tech, business and politics Since the days of the dot-com bubble in the late 199…

  • The Doctor Will See You Now

    The Doctor Will See You Now
    av Amir Khan

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529107418

    'Honest, compassionate, brave and big hearted' - LORRAINE KELLY 'Celebrates human beings in all their glorious, messy imperfection' - CAT DEELEY Sunday Times Bestseller updated with a new chapter on Amir's experiences during the coronavirus pandemic…

  • The Doctor Will See You Now

    The Doctor Will See You Now
    av Amir Khan

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529107401

    SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 60 hours a week 240 patients 10 minutes to make a diagnosis Welcome to the surgery. Charting his 15 years working as a GP, from rookie to becoming a partner in one of the UK's busiest surgeries, Dr Amir Khan's stories a…

  • The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs

    The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs
    av Steve Brusatte

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509830091

    The Times Science Book of the Year. A Sunday Times Bestseller. 66 million years ago the dinosaurs were wiped from the face of the earth. Today, Dr. Steve Brusatte, one of the leading scientists of a new generation of dinosaur hunters, armed with cut…

  • Goatman

    Goatman
    av Thomas Thwaites

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616894054

    The dazzling success of The Toaster Project, including TV appearances and an international book tour, leaves Thomas Thwaites in a slump. His friends increasingly behave like adults, while Thwaites still lives at home, stuck in a big, dark hole. Luck…

  • Hidden Valley Road

    Hidden Valley Road
    av Robert Kolker

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787473805

    12 children. 6 of them diagnosed with schizophrenia. Science's greatest hope in understanding the disease. ___________ *ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVOURITE BOOKS OF 2020* *TIME 100 Must-Read Books Of 2020 Pick* *New York Times bestseller* *Selected as…

  • My Inventions and Other Writings and Lectures

    My Inventions and Other Writings and Lectures
    av Nikola Tesla

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486845753

    This volume presents one of the richest and most comprehensive collections of writings by Nikolai Tesla, a founding figure of the modern electrical power industry and long-time rival of Thomas Edison. Included is Tesla's autobiography, My Inventions…

  • Love and Math

    Love and Math
    av Edward Frenkel

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465064953

    A New York Times Science BestsellerWhat if you had to take an art class in which you were only taught how to paint a fence? What if you were never shown the paintings of van Gogh and Picasso, weren't even told they existed? Alas, this is how math is…

  • Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family

    Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family
    av Robert Kolker

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525562641

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB PICK The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science's great hope in the quest to understand the disease. R…

  • Disasterology

    Disasterology
    av Samantha Montano

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780778311034

    Part memoir, part expert analysis, Disasterology is a passionate and personal account of a country in crisis--one unprepared to deal with the disasters of today and those looming in our future. With temperatures rising and the risk of disasters grow…

  • Coming to Our Senses

    Coming to Our Senses
    av Susan Barry

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541675155

    Doctors have been able to cure some forms of congenital blindness and deafness for decades. But this has created another problem: most people end up hating their new senses. To ask someone to adapt to a new sense is to ask them to reshape their enti…

  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Stockholm

    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Stockholm
    av Robert J. Lefkowitz

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643136387

    The rollicking memoir from the cardiologist turned legendary scientist and winner of the Nobel Prize that revels in the joy of science and discovery. Like Richard Feynman in the field of physics, Dr. Robert Lefkowitz is also known for being a large…

  • Diary of an Apprentice Astronaut

    Diary of an Apprentice Astronaut
    av Samantha Cristoforetti

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241371381

    'An incredible odyssey' Financial Times 'Today I woke up on Earth. And I will fall asleep in space' In space the sun rises and sets 16 times a day. You fly over every sea, every mountain and desert, every city and every port. The most ordinary thing…

  • Diary of an Apprentice Astronaut

    Diary of an Apprentice Astronaut
    av Samantha Cristoforetti

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141989549

    In space the sun rises and sets 16 times a day. You fly over every sea, every mountain and desert, every city and every port. The most ordinary things -- eating, sleeping, brushing your teeth or cutting your hair -- have to be relearned, until they…

  • Einstein

    Einstein
    av Jurgen Neffe

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745642215

    Albert Einstein is an icon of the twentieth century. Born in Ulm, Germany, in 1879, he is most famous for his theory of relativity, which is considered the founding principle of modern physics. He also made enormous contributions to quantum mechanic…

  • Einstein

    Einstein
    av Jrgen Neffe

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745642208

    Albert Einstein is an icon of the twentieth century. Born in Ulm, Germany, in 1879, he is most famous for his theory of relativity, which is considered the founding principle of modern physics. He also made enormous contributions to quantum mechanic…

  • How I Learned to Understand the World

    How I Learned to Understand the World
    av Hans Rosling

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529327786

    This is a book that contains very few numbers. Instead, it is about meeting people who have opened my eyes. It was facts that helped him explain how the world works. But it was curiosity and commitment that made the late Hans Rosling, author of worl…

  • Right Stuff

    Right Stuff

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784873714

    A monument to the men who battled to beat the Russians into space, The Right Stuff is a voyage into the mythology of the American space program, and a dizzying dive into the sweat, fear, beauty and danger of being on the white-hot edge of history in…

  • Thread Of The Silkworm

    Thread Of The Silkworm
    av Iris Chang

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465006786

    The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became,to America's continuing chagrin,the father of the Chinese missile program.

  • A Traitor to His Species

    A Traitor to His Species
    av Ernest Freeberg

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465093861

    Gilded Age Americans lived cheek-by-jowl with free range animals. Cities and towns teemed with milk cows in dark tenement alleys, pigs rooting through garbage in the streets, geese and chickens harried by the packs of stray dogs that roamed the 19th…

  • The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth

    The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth
    av Paul Hoffman

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786884063

    Based on a National Magazine Award-winning article, this masterful biography of Hungarian-born Paul Erdos is both a vivid portrait of an eccentric genius and a layman's guide to some of this century's most startling mathematical discoveries.

  • The Beauty of Living Twice

    The Beauty of Living Twice
    av Sharon Stone

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525656760

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Not your typical Hollywood autobiography. Brutally honest, restless and questing." --O, The Oprah Magazine Sharon Stone tells her own story: a journey of healing, love, and purpose. Sharon Stone, one of the most renowned…

  • Chaos Monkeys

    Chaos Monkeys
    av Antonio Garcia Martinez

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785036460

    An adrenaline-fuelled exposé of life inside the tech bubble, Chaos Monkeys lays bare the secrets, power plays and lifestyle excesses of the visionaries, grunts, sociopaths, opportunists and money cowboys who are revolutionising our world. Written by…

  • The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying

    The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying
    av Nina Riggs

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501169373

    * INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * "Stunning...heartrending...this year's When Breath Becomes Air." --Nora Krug, The Washington Post "Beautiful and haunting." --Matt McCarthy, MD, USA TODAY

  • Edison

    Edison
    av Edmund Morris

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812983210

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edmund Morris comes a revelatory new biography of Thomas Alva Edison, the most prolific genius in American history. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Time - Publishers Weekly -…

  • The Rise of Wolf 8

    The Rise of Wolf 8
    av Rick McIntyre

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771647809

    “The powerful origin story of one of Yellowstone’s greatest and most famous wolves.” —Washington Post Book One in The Alpha Wolves of Yellowstone Series. Book Two, The Reign of Wolf 21, is available now. Yellowstone National…

  • On the Move: A Life

    On the Move: A Life
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804170932

    A New York Times Notable Book One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, BookPage, Slate, Men's Journal When Oliver Sacks was twelve years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote: "Sacks will go far, if he…

  • A Primate's Memoir

    A Primate's Memoir
    av Robert M. Sapolsky

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529112306

    Discover this remarkable account of twenty-one years in remote Kenya with a troop of Savannah baboons from the New York Times bestselling author of Behave. 'One of the best scientist-writers of our time' Oliver Sacks Brooklyn-born Robert Sapolsky gr…

  • Out with It: How Stuttering Helped Me Find My Voice

    Out with It: How Stuttering Helped Me Find My Voice
    av Katherine Preston

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451676594

    A "compassionate, unflinching memoir" (David Mitchell, author of Cloud Atlas) by a young woman who fought for years to change who she was until she finally found her voice and learned to embrace her imperfection. Imagine waking up one day to find yo…

  • From Here to Eternity

    From Here to Eternity
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474606530

    As a practising mortician, Caitlin Doughty has long been fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies. In From Here to Eternity she sets out in search of cultures unburdened by such fears. With curiosity and morbid humour, Doughty introduces us…

  • J.D. Bernal

    J.D. Bernal

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786637598

    An eminent molecular physicist and path-breaking crystallographer, an eloquent and prescient writer on the social implications of science, an early foe of pseudo-scientific racism and an indefatigable campaigner for peace and civil rights: as a scie…

  • The Shift: One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients' Lives

    The Shift: One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients' Lives
    av Theresa Brown

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616206024

    "An engrossing human drama . . . The Shift is one nurse's story, but it contains elements of every nurse's experience."--The Wall Street Journal Practicing nurse and New York Times columnist Theresa Brown invites us to experience not just a day in…

  • LSD

    LSD
    av Albert Hofmann

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198840206

    Albert Hofmann, who died in 2008 aged 102, first synthesized lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) in 1938, but the results of animal tests were so unremarkable that the chemical was abandoned. Driven by intuition, he synthesized it again in 1943, and se…

  • LSD

    LSD
    av Albert Hofmann

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199639410

    Albert Hofmann, who died in 2008 aged 102, first synthesized lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) in 1938, but the results of animal tests were so unremarkable that the chemical was abandoned. Driven by intuition, he synthesized it again in 1943, and se…

  • All the Young Men

    All the Young Men
    av Ruth Coker Burks

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781409189114

  • Hawking Hawking: The Selling of a Scientific Celebrity

    Hawking Hawking: The Selling of a Scientific Celebrity
    av Charles Seife

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541618374

    Stephen Hawking was widely recognized as the world's best physicist and even the most brilliant man alive-but what if his true talent was self-promotion? When Stephen Hawking died, he was widely recognized as the world's best physicist, and even its…

  • A Year and a Day on Just a Few Acres

    A Year and a Day on Just a Few Acres
    av Peter Larson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781495499579

  • Odd Girl Out

    Odd Girl Out
    av Laura James

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509843824

    What do you do when you wake up in your mid-forties and realize you've been living a lie your whole life? Do you tell? Or do you keep it to yourself? Laura James found out that she was autistic as an adult, after she had forged a career for herself,…

  • Forks In The Road: A Life In Physics

    Forks In The Road: A Life In Physics
    av Stanley Deser

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789811235665

    Stanley Deser is a preeminent theoretical physicist who made monumental contributions to general relativity, quantum field theory and high energy physics; he is a co-creator of supergravity. This is his personal story, intended for a broad, scientif…

  • Forks In The Road: A Life In Physics

    Forks In The Road: A Life In Physics
    av Stanley Deser

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789811234187

    Stanley Deser is a preeminent theoretical physicist who made monumental contributions to general relativity, quantum field theory and high energy physics; he is a co-creator of supergravity. This is his personal story, intended for a broad, scientif…

  • How to Starve Cancer

    How to Starve Cancer
    av Jane McLelland

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780951951743

  • The Physics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

    The Physics Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
    av DK

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781465491022

    How do magnets generate electricity? What is antimatter? Is time travel possible? Discover the answers to these and over 90 other big questions that explore the most important laws, theories, and breakthrough moments in our understanding of physics…

  • Written In Bone

    Written In Bone
    av Professor Sue Black

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857526908

    WINNER OF THE CWA GOLDEN DAGGER FOR NON FICTION 2021 'Gripping from the start, Written in Bone is superb' - Dr Richard Shepherd, author of Unnatural Causes From the Sunday Times Bestselling author of All That Remains, Sue Black reveals the secrets h…

  • A Body, Undone

    A Body, Undone
    av Christina Crosby

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479853168

    A woman's fight to reclaim her body after a paralysis-inducing cycling accident In the early evening on October 1, 2003, Christina Crosby was three miles into a seventeen mile bicycle ride, intent on reaching her goal of 1,000 miles for the riding s…

  • A Body, Undone

    A Body, Undone
    av Christina Crosby

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479833535

    A woman's fight to reclaim her body after a paralysis-inducing cycling accident In the early evening on October 1, 2003, Christina Crosby was three miles into a seventeen mile bicycle ride, intent on reaching her goal of 1,000 miles for the riding s…

  • Travelling to Infinity

    Travelling to Infinity
    av Jane Hawking

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846883668

    Now a major motion picture starring Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking and Felicity Jones as his wife Jane. It chronicles their relationship, from his early development of ALS to his success in physics In this compelling memoir, Jane Hawking, Stephen…

  • Going Somewhere

    Going Somewhere
    av Andrew A. Marino

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780981854915

  • Illuminating Natural History ? The Art and Science of Mark Catesby

    Illuminating Natural History ? The Art and Science of Mark Catesby
    av Henrietta Mcburney

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913107192

    The life and art of the 18th-century naturalist Mark Catesby, and his pioneering work depicting the flora and fauna of North America, are explored in vibrant detail This book explores the life and work of the celebrated eighteenth-century English na…