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  • 1001 Horrible Factsby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2013; US$ 6.99

    1001 Horrible Facts is a great fact-packed and illustrated reference book covering topics including Science, Body, Animals, History and World Records. It provides the perfect ammunition for 8-12 year-olds to amaze and disgust parents, teachers and each other! more...

  • The Story of Mathematicsby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2009; US$ 4.99

    In order to understand the universe you must know the language in which it is written. And that language is mathematics.' Galileo (1564-1642) For hundreds of thousands of years, we have sought order in the apparent chaos of the universe. Mathematics has been our most valuable tool in that search, uncovering the patterns and rules that govern... more...

  • The Story of Medicineby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2009; US$ 4.99

    Medicine is not only a science; it is also an art. It does not consist of compounding pills and plasters; it deals with the very processes of life, which must be understood before they may be guided.' Paracelsus (1493-1541) For thousands of years, people have sought ways to overcome the diseases and disorders of the body, with methods rangin... more...

  • The 15-Minute Economistby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 4.99

    The 15-Minute Economist introduces the reader to the main ideas of economics, showing how the subject has a clear, practical purpose vital of our day-to-day lives and thinking. A fun and fascinating introduction to the subject, including the story of many of the world's greatest economists and covering the history of economics from the early barter... more...

  • The 15-Minute Mathematicianby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 4.99

    The 15-Minute Mathematician introduces the reader to the main ideas of mathematics. Mathematics is all around us. It governs how information is presented to us and how we understand it. It underpins all science and has thus been responsible for mankind's incredible progress throughout the ages. This is a fun introduction to the subject... more...

  • The Story of Biologyby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 6.99

    Following the successful pattern of previous Story of ... titles, The Story of Biology traces the development of biology from its origins in myths invented to explain the wonders and perils of the natural world, through the first attempts at empirical investigation, to the highly structured and technical discipline it has become today. The book focuses... more...

  • The 15-Minute Scientistby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 4.99

    Following on from the popular 15-Minute Philosopher, Psychologist, Mathematician and Economist, 15-Minute Scientist takes a look at some fascinating and topical questions in science. Ranging across biology, physics, astronomy, chemistry and geology, 15-Minute Scientist asks questions that are serious and questions that are quirky, some that will have... more...

  • The Story of Chemistryby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2017; US$ 4.99

    'The importance of the end in view prompted me to undertake all this work, which seemed to me destined to bring about a revolution in physics and chemistry.' Antoine Lavoisier, 1773 Great advances in human history have often rested on and prompted progress in chemistry. The exploitation of fire, the development of pigments, and the discovery that... more...

  • The Story of Astronomyby Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2017; US$ 4.99

    'Astronomy, as nothing else can do, teaches men humility.' Arthur C. Clarke, The Challenge of the Spaceship For thousands of years, the stars, planets, Moon and Sun were central to religious and superstitious beliefs. Astronomy has its origins in the context of these beliefs. From this starting point, scientific thinking emerged, as humans began... more...

  • Die Berühmtesten Wissenschaftlerby John Farndon; Alex Woolf; Anne Rooney

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2013; US$ 4.99

    Die Porträts der genialsten Wissenschaftler aus 2000 Jahren Forschungsgeschichte, ihr Leben, ihre Arbeit und ihre Entdeckungen. Ein leicht verständlicher Überblick über die Geschichte der Wissenschaft. more...