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The Periodic Table And A Missed Nobel Prize

In a relatively brief but masterful recounting, Professor Ulf Lagerkvist traces the origins and seminal developments in the field of chemistry, highlighting the discoveries and personalities of the individuals who transformed the ancient myths of the Greeks, the musings of the alchemists, the mystique of phlogiston into the...
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Watercolor 365: Daily Tips, Tricks and Techniques

A year’s worth of tips, techniques, advice and more! Make watercolor a part of your daily life, turning every day into inspiration for your art. Designed to fit your life, Watercolor 365–the first watercolor book of its kind–provides a complete education in the medium, one bite-sized bit of...
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Guinness World Records 2022

Fully revised and updated, and with a bright new design, Guinness World Records 2022 provides a fascinating snapshot of our world today. Our editors have chosen to curate the book with environmental issues at the forefront of their mind, so we open with a chapter exploring what’s happening...
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Stay Smart: 100 Exercises to Keep Your Brain Sharp

Keep your mind sharp and your memory stronger.Ever stopped mid-sentence because your mind has wandered? Arrived upstairs to wonder why? Forgotten a PIN number you’ve had for ages?These ‘senior’ moments occur at any age and at any time — they simply mean that your brain needs exercise and...
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100 People Who Made History: Meet the People Who Shaped the Modern World

Where would we be without inventors, philosophers, economists, politicians, explorers, and other “ideas” people? Some of our historical heroes were lone geniuses but many were influenced by other great thinkers and ideas. Full of true-life stories and famous celebrities, 100 People Who Made History contains all the people...
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100 Women Who Made History: Remarkable Women Who Shaped Our World

Get ready to meet some of history’s wonder women. From super scientists like Marie Curie and Rosalind Franklin to clued-up creatives like Emily Dickinson and J.K Rowling. Celebrate centuries of brave and brilliant women with this visual educational book. Meet the most talented and famous women in history....
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How to Make Mistakes On Purpose

Based on Laurie Rosenwald’s popular workshop, How to Make Mistakes On Purpose reveals an intuitive, entertaining way to come up with truly original ideas. Three generations of humans have now been molded into results-oriented workers who cannot mess up, and therefore may never innovate either. Shared software, skills,...
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