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The Resource Know this : today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments, edited by John Brockman

Know this : today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments, edited by John Brockman

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Know this : today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments
Title
Know this
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today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments
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edited by John Brockman
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Know this
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todays most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments
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eng
Summary
Today's most visionary thinkers reveal the cutting-edge scientific ideas and breakthroughs you must understand. Scientific developments radically change and enlighten our understanding of the world -- whether it's advances in technology and medical research or the latest revelations of neuroscience, psychology, physics, economics, anthropology, climatology, or genetics. And yet amid the flood of information today, it's often difficult to recognize the truly revolutionary ideas that will have lasting impact. In the spirit of identifying the most significant new theories and discoveries, John Brockman, publisher of Edge.org ("The world's smartest website" -- The Guardian), asked 198 of the finest minds What do you consider the most interesting recent scientific news? What makes it important?--publisher
Summary
Draws on the collective insights of 175 innovative thinkers to explore how recent scientific breakthroughs will shape the future
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10552512
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VHOB
Dewey number
509
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no index present
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non fiction
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1941-
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Brockman, John
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True
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
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adult
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today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments
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Know this : today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments, edited by John Brockman
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacontent
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000059782673
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 573 pages
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regular print reproduction
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9780062562067
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(pbk.)
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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(OCoLC)964787935
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Know this : today's most interesting and important scientific ideas, discoveries, and developments, edited by John Brockman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059782673
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 573 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780062562067
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)964787935

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