Summary: A tribute to the scientific contributions of William Herschel and his pioneering sister, Caroline, describes their establishment of surveying techniques that are still in use, Caroline's cataloging of nebulae, and William's discovery of infrared radiation.
Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 520.922 LEM
Summary: "In the aftermath of a shattering illness, Lonni Sue Johnson lives in a "perpetual now," where she has almost no memories of the past and a nearly complete inability to form new ones. The Perpetual Now is the moving story of this exceptional woman, and the groundbreaking revelations about memory, learning, and consciousness her unique case has uncovered. Lonni Sue Johnson was a renowned artist...
Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2016
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Summary: What is the nature of dark matter and what does it tell us about the origins of the universe? Does new data strongly suggest that microbial life exists beyond Earth-in our own solar system? Are space tourism and commercial asteroid mining feasible? This book explores the scientific discoveries within our solar system and beyond.
Publisher / Publication Date: 2013