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Science Essentials (Princeton UP)

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The Cosmic Cocktail

By: Katherine Freese (Author)

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Science Essentials is a new series that brings cutting-edge science to general readers, explaining the critical advances that are changing our world. In each volume, a prominent scientist – chosen by an advisory board of the National Academy of Sciences – conveys in a clear language the fundamental knowledge underlying an important and rapidly changing scientific field.

Publisher: Princeton University Press

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Life's Engines

Life's Engines

How Microbes Made Earth Habitable
Coming Soon

By: Paul G Falkowski (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Dec 2016 | #229148 | ISBN-13: 9780691173351
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Hardback | May 2015 | #219641 | ISBN-13: 9780691155371
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The Cosmic Cocktail

The Cosmic Cocktail

Three Parts Dark Matter
Popular ScienceNew

By: Katherine Freese (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Jun 2016 | #227469 | ISBN-13: 9780691169187
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Hardback | May 2014 | #211374 | ISBN-13: 9780691153353
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Oxygen: A Four Billion Year History

Oxygen: A Four Billion Year History

Popular Science

By: Donald E Canfield (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Dec 2015 | #224523 | ISBN-13: 9780691168364
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Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness

Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe
Popular Science

By: Jeremiah P Ostriker (Author), Simon Mitton (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Jun 2015 | #219643 | ISBN-13: 9780691165776
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Hardback | Feb 2013 | #199848 | ISBN-13: 9780691134307
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The Medea Hypothesis

The Medea Hypothesis

Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?

By: Peter Ward (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #219630 | ISBN-13: 9780691165806
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Hardback | May 2009 | #178040 | ISBN-13: 9780691130750
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The Mystery of the Missing Antimatter

The Mystery of the Missing Antimatter

Popular Science

By: Helen R Quinn (Author), Yossi Nir (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Nov 2014 | #215391 | ISBN-13: 9780691163932
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Hardback | Jan 2008 | #168791 | ISBN-13: 9780691133096
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The Long Thaw

The Long Thaw

How Humans are Changing the Next 100,000 Years of Earth's Climate
Popular Science

By: David Archer (Author)

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Paperback | Sep 2010 | #187002 | ISBN-13: 9780691148113
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Hardback | Jan 2009 | #176252 | ISBN-13: 9780691136547
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