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  • Exactly

    Exactly
    av Simon Winchester

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780008241773

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2018Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery to allow us to see as far as the moon and as close as the Higgs b…

  • War Doctor

    War Doctor
    av David Nott

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509837021

    The Sunday Times No.1 Bestseller 'Brave, compassionate and inspiring - it left me in floods of tears' Adam Kay, author of This Is Going to Hurt For more than twenty-five years, David Nott has taken unpaid leave from his job as a general and vasc…

  • War Doctor

    War Doctor
    av David Nott

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509837052

    The gripping true story of a front-line trauma surgeon in the world's most dangerous war zones.

  • 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…

  • Permanent Present Tense

    Permanent Present Tense
    av Dr Suzanne Corkin

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141044316

    When he was twenty-seven, Henry Molaison underwent surgery for his epilepsy. He awoke with part of his brain destroyed, and for the rest of his life would be trapped in the moment, unable to remember anything for more than a few seconds. For nearly…

  • The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti: Ibm, the Cia, and the Cold War Conspiracy to Shut Down Production of the World's First Desktop Computer

    The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti: Ibm, the Cia, and the Cold War Conspiracy to Shut Down Production of the World's First Desktop Computer
    av Meryle Secrest

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780451493651

    The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world's most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microproce…

  • Unthinkable: An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains

    Unthinkable: An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains
    av Helen Thomson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062391179

    An Amazon Best Nonfiction Book of the Month Indiebound Bestseller Award-winning science writer Helen Thomson unlocks the biggest mysteries of the human brain by examining nine extraordinary casesOur brains are far stranger than we think. We take it…

  • Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment

    Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment
    av Ronald S. Calinger

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691119274

    An acclaimed biography of the Enlightenment's greatest mathematician This is the first full-scale biography of Leonhard Euler (1707-83), one of the greatest mathematicians and theoretical physicists of all time. In this comprehensive and authoritati…

  • The Hope Circuit

    The Hope Circuit
    av Martin Seligman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473696082

    One of the most important psychologists alive today tells the story of the transformation of modern psychology through the lens of his own career and change of heart. Martin E. P. Seligman is one of the most decorated and popular psychologists of hi…

  • The Hope Circuit

    The Hope Circuit
    av Martin Seligman

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473683792

    One of the most important psychologists alive today tells the story of the transformation of modern psychology through the lens of his own career and change of heart. Martin E. P. Seligman is one of the most decorated and popular psychologists of hi…

  • Don't Unplug: How Technology Saved My Life and Can Save Yours Too

    Don't Unplug: How Technology Saved My Life and Can Save Yours Too
    av Chris Dancy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250154170

    Chris Dancy, the world's most connected person, inspires readers with practical advice to live a happier and healthier life using technologyIn 2002, Chris Dancy was overweight, unemployed, and addicted to technology. He chain-smoked cigarettes, popp…

  • When the Air Hits Your Brain

    When the Air Hits Your Brain
    av Frank Vertosick

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393330496

    With poignant insight and humor, Frank Vertosick Jr., MD, describes some of the greatest challenges of his career, including a six-week-old infant with a tumor in her brain, a young man struck down in his prime by paraplegia, and a minister with a .…

  • All in Good Time

    All in Good Time
    av George Daniels

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780856676802

    All in Good Time is the remarkable story of George Daniels (1926-2011), the master craftsman, who was born into poverty but raised himself to become the greatest watchmaker of the twentieth century. Daniels stands alone in modern times as the invent…

  • Andrew Taylor Still, 1828-1917

    Andrew Taylor Still, 1828-1917
    av Carol Trowbridge

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931112789

    Andrew Taylor Still lost confidence and hope in the medical therapies of his day after three of his children died of meningitis in 1864. He became obsessed with finding the cause and the cure for disease. Still developed a philosophy of osteopathy t…

  • A Nurse's Story

    A Nurse's Story
    av Louise Curtis

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529058932

    Moving, honest and inspiring - this is a nurse's story of life in a busy A&E department during the Covid-19 crisis. Working in A&E is a challenging job but nurse Louise Curtis loves it. She was newly qualified as an advanced clinical practitioner, r…

  • The Curious Life of Robert Hooke: The Man Who Measured London

    The Curious Life of Robert Hooke: The Man Who Measured London
    av Lisa Jardine

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060538989

    "Fascinating. . . . Jardine takes a complex view, according Hooke with the respect and dignity that eluded him for so long. . . and] with this compelling and empathetic portrait, she succeeds in making a convincing case for his place in history. . .…

  • Exact Thinking in Demented Times

    Exact Thinking in Demented Times
    av Karl Sigmund

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465096954

    Inspired by Albert Einstein's theory of relativity and Bertrand Russell and David Hilbert's pursuit of the fundamental rules of mathematics, some of the most brilliant minds of the generation came together in post-World War I Vienna to present the l…

  • Nils Celsius, kyrkan och naturvetenskapen

    Nils Celsius, kyrkan och naturvetenskapen
    av Erik B. Karlsson, Eric Stempels

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789188589569

    År 1679 lade Nils Celsius fram sin avhandling Astronomins grundläggande principer vid Uppsala universitet. Celsius text var vågad; han menade att det religiösa budskapet inte nödvändigtvis borde värderas högre än astronomisk kunskap på de punkter dä…

  • Innovators

    Innovators
    av Walter Isaacson

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781471138805

    The author of the massively bestselling Steve Jobs biography writes the whole history of the digital age

  • Mindf*ck

    Mindf*ck
    av Christopher Wylie

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788165006

    'Please please please read Mindf*ck' - Richard DawkinsWhat if you could peer into the minds of an entire population? What if you could target the weakest with rumours that only they saw? In 2016, an obscure British military contractor turned the wor…

  • Elon Musk

    Elon Musk
    av Ashlee Vance

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753557525

    South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing th…

  • The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution

    The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution
    av Walter Isaacson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781476708706

    Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson's New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed The Innovators is a "riveting, propulsive, and at times deeply moving" (The Atlantic) story of the people who created the comput…

  • Brave New Medicine

    Brave New Medicine
    av Cynthia Li

    Häftad - 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 i…

  • The Core - Better Life, Better Performance

    The Core - Better Life, Better Performance
    av Aki Hintsa, Oskari Saari

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789510437155

    SUCCESS IS A BY-PRODUCT OF WELL-BEING "To be able to focus and give your maximum, it is important to have the right people around you. Aki is certainly one of these people. He is honest, calm, loyal and independent... All characteristics that define…

  • Ingrid le Roux : biografi

    Ingrid le Roux : biografi
    av Lisbeth Gustafsson

    Inbunden - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789152636855

    Ingrid le Roux är den svenska läkaren som har arbetat i över fyrtio år i Sydafrikas fattigaste kåkstäder. Lisbeth Gustafsson har skrivit biografin om hennes händelserika liv, om barndomen och uppväxten i Sverige, om kärleken som förde henne till Syd…

  • Bantardoktorn rockar fett : anekdoter från ett läkarliv

    Bantardoktorn rockar fett : anekdoter från ett läkarliv
    av Stephan Rössner

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789178616121

    Professor Stephan Rössner, hela Sveriges bantardoktor under många år, berättar i Bantardoktorn rockar fett - anekdoter från ett läkarliv på ett både rörande, spännande och roligt sätt om sitt liv i hälsans tjänst. Rössner ger oss en inblick i livet…

  • Do No Harm

    Do No Harm
    av Henry Marsh

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780225920

    The SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING, award-winning and candid insight into the life and work of a modern neurosurgeon - its triumphs and disasters. 'An astonishing glimpse into this stressful career' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY

  • The Orchid Thief

    The Orchid Thief
    av Susan Orlean

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780449003718

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean's wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower--t…

  • The Psychopath Machine

    The Psychopath Machine
    av Steve Smith

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781460287842

  • The Psychopath Machine

    The Psychopath Machine
    av Steve Smith

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781460287835

  • A Sonnet to Science

    A Sonnet to Science
    av Sam Illingworth

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526152268

    A sonnet to science presents an account of six ground-breaking scientists who also wrote poetry, and the effect that this had on their lives and research. How was the universal computer inspired by Lord Byron? Why was the link between malaria and mo…

  • A Sonnet to Science

    A Sonnet to Science
    av Sam Illingworth

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526127983

    A sonnet to science presents an account of six ground-breaking scientists who also wrote poetry, and the effect that this had on their lives and research. How was the universal computer inspired by Lord Byron? Why was the link between malaria and mo…

  • From Here to Eternity

    From Here to Eternity
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Storpocket - 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…

  • Anaximander

    Anaximander
    av Carlo Rovelli

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594162626

    Carlo Rovelli, a leading theoretical physicist, uses the figure of Anaximander as the starting point for an examination of scientific thinking itself: its limits, its strengths, its benefits to humankind, and its controversial relationship with reli…

  • Carrying the Fire

    Carrying the Fire
    av Michael Collins

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780374537760

    Reissued with a new preface by the author on the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 journey to the moonThe years that have passed since Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins piloted the Apollo 11 spacecraft to the moon in July 1969 hav…

  • Hur jag lärde mig förstå världen

    Hur jag lärde mig förstå världen
    av Fanny Härgestam, Hans Rosling

    Danskt band - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127161436

    Det här är en bok som innehåller ytterst få siffror. Istället handlar den om möten med människor som öppnat mina ögon.Hans RoslingDet var fakta som hjälpte honom att förklara hur världen fungerar. Men det var nyfikenhet och engagemang som gjorde Han…

  • Albert Einstein : det modiga geniet

    Albert Einstein : det modiga geniet
    av Bengt Fredrikson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170535253

    Albert löser ofta problem genom att tänka i bilder. Han har tänkt på att åka ifatt ljusstrålar, han har tänkt på tåg och nu tänker han på en man i en låda i rymden. Jag tänker nästan aldrig i ord. Det är först senare jag försöker förvandla mina tank…

  • I, Asimov: a Memoir

    I, Asimov: a Memoir
    av Isaac Asimov

    Häftad - 1920 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780553569971

    Arguably the greatest science fiction writer who ever lived, Isaac Asimov also possessed one of the most brilliant and original minds of our time. His accessible style and far-reaching interests in subjects ranging from science to humor to history e…

  • Karolina Widerström kallad "Lina"

    Karolina Widerström kallad "Lina"
    av Kjell Ekborg

    Häftad - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789198122251

    Hon är Sveriges första kvinnliga läkare, född 1856 i Helsingborg på Långvinkelsbacken – ”Liden”. Karolina Widerström verkade under alla år i Stockholm, och kom att betyda mycket inte enbart som kvinnoläkare, utan också för att föra…

  • The Undoing Project

    The Undoing Project

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393354775

    Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of breathtakingly original studies undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the human mind erred, systemat…

  • Expeditionen : min kärlekshistoria (textutgåva)

    Expeditionen : min kärlekshistoria (textutgåva)
    av Bea Uusma

    e-bok - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789113054223

    Juli 1897. Ingenjör Andrées expedition ger sig iväg i en vätgasballong med riktning Nordpolen. En djärv idé, chanslös från start. Snart befinner sig tre män, med minimala kunskaper om arktiska förhållanden, mitt i en vit mardröm. I trettiotre år und…

  • Hawking

    Hawking
    av Jim Ottaviani

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781626720251

    From his early days at Oxford, Stephen Hawking's brilliance and good humour were obvious to everyone he met. At twenty-one he was diagnosed with ALS, a disease that limited his ability to move and speak, though it did nothing to limit his mind. He w…

  • Neil Armstrong

    Neil Armstrong
    av Jay Barbree

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250040725

    Much has been written about Neil Armstrong, America's modern hero and history's most famous space traveler. Yet shy of fame and never one to steal the spotlight Armstrong was always reluctant to discuss his personal side of events. Here for the firs…

  • Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film the Imitation Game - Updated Edition

    Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film the Imitation Game - Updated Edition
    av Andrew Hodges

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691164724

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The official book behind the Academy Award-winning film The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954)…

  • Dancing Naked in the Mind Field

    Dancing Naked in the Mind Field
    av Kary Mullis

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679774006

    Here is a multidimensional playland of ideas from the world's most eccentric Nobel-Prize winning scientist. Kary Mullis is legendary for his invention of PCR, which redefined the world of DNA, genetics, and forensic science. He is also a surfer, a v…

  • Radioactive

    Radioactive
    av Lauren Redniss

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062416162

    A National Book Award finalist, the mesmerizing, landmark illustrated biography Radioactive is finally available in a stunning paperback edition. Through words and her own gorgeously crafted illustrations, artist and journalist Lauren Redniss tells…

  • Facebook

    Facebook
    av Steven Levy

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241297940

    In his sophomore year of college, Mark Zuckerberg created a simple website to serve as a campus social network. But the site caught on like wildfire, and soon students nationwide were on Facebook. Today, Facebook is nearly unrecognizable from Zucker…

  • Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon

    Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon
    av Dr Rahul Jandial

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241338704

    ** THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER ** As heard on Chris Evans' Virgin Radio' ** 'You're amazing I could talk to you (Rahul) all day' Chris Evans 'This is a gripping new book' The Times World-leading neuroscientist and neurosurgeon Dr Rahul Jandial draw…

  • A Song for Nagasaki: The Story of Takashi Nagai: Scientist, Convert, and Survivor of the Atomic Bomb

    A Song for Nagasaki: The Story of Takashi Nagai: Scientist, Convert, and Survivor of the Atomic Bomb
    av Paul Glynn, Shusaku Endo

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781586173432

    On August 9, 1945, an American B-29 dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan, killing tens of thousands of people in the blink of an eye, while fatally injuring and poisoning thousands more. Among the survivors was Takashi Nagai, a pioneer in radio…

  • Gödel : mannen som krossade den matematiska drömmen

    Gödel : mannen som krossade den matematiska drömmen
    av Rebecca Goldstein

    Inbunden - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187935053

    Kurt Gödel var det plågade geniet vars visioner skakade det matematiska resonemangets stabilitet. Priset för att förändra matematiken i grunden var en balansgång på galenskapens rand.Rebecca Goldstein, prisbelönt författare och filosof, ger läsaren…

  • LSD

    LSD
    av Albert Hofmann

    Häftad - 2019 - 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…

  • Kvantastrologens handbok

    Kvantastrologens handbok
    av Michael Brooks

    Inbunden - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789171735492

    "EN AV 2017 ÅRS BÄSTA BÖCKER! 'Kvantastrologens handbok' är en underbar blandning av biografi och fysik som berättar hur en doktor på 1500-talet indirekt la grunden för kvantfysiken." /The Telegraph "Michael Brooks utomordentliga och egensinniga bok…

  • Facebook: The Inside Story

    Facebook: The Inside Story
    av Steven Levy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780735213159

    One of the Best Technology Books of 2020--Financial Times "Levy's all-access Facebook reflects the reputational swan dive of its subject. . . . The result is evenhanded and devastating."--San Francisco Chronicle " Levy's] evenhanded conclusions are…

  • Wizard: The Life And Times Of Nikola Tesla

    Wizard: The Life And Times Of Nikola Tesla
    av Marc J. Seifer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806539966

    "["Wizard"] brings the many complex facets of [Tesla's] personal and technical life together in to a cohesive whole.... I highly recommend this biography of a great technologist." --A.A. Mullin, U.S. Army Space and Strategic Defense Command, COMPUTI…