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  • Life On The Edgeby Michael Gross

    Basic Books 2008; US$ 15.00

    A new and revealing examination of life on Earth-from the perspective of its hardiest inhabitants. more...

  • 740 Parkby Michael Gross

    Crown/Archetype 2007; US$ 16.95

    For seventy-five years, it?s been Manhattan?s richest apartment building, and one of the most lusted-after addresses in the world. One apartment had 37 rooms, 14 bathrooms, 43 closets, 11 working fireplaces, a private elevator, and his-and-hers saunas; another at one time had a live-in service staff of 16. To this day, it is steeped in the purest luxury,... more...

  • Rogues' Galleryby Michael Gross

    Crown/Archetype 2009; US$ 16.99

    On a chilly winter day, early in 2006, I sat in the office of Philippe de Montebello, then director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (he would announce his retirement two years later). Montebello is generally considered, even by his most fervent admirers, a little arrogant, a touch on the pompous side, and his mid-Atlantic Voice of God (well-known... more...

  • Modelby Michael Gross

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 8.99

    The definitive story of the international modeling business?and its evil twin, legalized flesh peddling? Model is a tale of beautiful women empowered and subjugated; of vast sums of money; of sex and drugs, obsession and tragic death; and of the most unholy combination in commerce: stunning young women and rich, lascivious men. Investigative journalist... more...

  • The Birds, the Bees and the Platypusesby Michael Gross

    Wiley 2012; US$ 42.00

    Michael Gross has been writing about science full time for the last eight years and as a night time hobby for the previous seven. From his treasure troves, he now presents his favourite science stories from these 15 years. What are the attractions that make him revisit a topic or reread an article again and again? Often, it's the sheer craziness of... more...

  • Travels To The Nanoworldby Michael Gross

    Basic Books 2008; US$ 17.00

    The new science and technology of the incredibly small-and what it means for our future. more...

  • Light and Lifeby Michael Gross

    Oxford University Press, UK 2003; US$ 30.99

    There would be no life on Earth without light from the Sun, and life would not be as highly evolved as it is had it not made the best use of light's energy and information for using photosynthesis, biological clocks, and vision. In Light and Life, Michael Gross explores six major aspects of the complex and fascinating interplay between light and... more...

  • 9 Millionen Fahrräder am Rande des Universumsby Michael Gross

    Wiley 2012; US$ 21.95

    »Hofnarr« der Chemie Ausgeforscht - so heißt eine Rubrik in den »Nachrichten aus der Chemie«, in der der Chemiker und Wissenschaftsjournalist Michael Groß alle zwei Monate einen seiner »unsachlichen« Beiträge veröffentlicht - als »Hofnarr«, wie er selbst sagt. Groß schafft in seinen ironischheiteren... more...

  • Von Geckos, Garn und Goldwasserby Michael Gross

    Wiley 2013; US$ 21.95

    The lotus effect, which keeps leafs free from dirt, or the gecko, which climbs up glass fronts, are examples of nature being the true expert on nanotechnology. Michael Groß gives an impression of this fascinating world and its applications in medicine, technology and daily life. more...

  • 9 Millionen Fahrräder am Rande des Universums Obskures aus Forschung und Wissenschaftby Michael Gross

    Wiley 2013; US$ 2.95

    Ausgeforscht - so heißt eine Rubrik in den >Nachrichten aus der Chemie<, in der der Chemiker und Wissenschaftsjournalist Michael Groß alle zwei Monate einen seiner >unsachlichen< Beiträge veröffentlicht - als >Hofnarr<, wie er selbst sagt. Groß schafft in seinen ironischheiteren Kommentaren die seltene Kombination... more...