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My Notebook of Questions : Inventions

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (September 18, 2012)

The objects that surround us are so much a part of our daily lives that we often forget they have not always been around.


My Scrapbook of Discoveries and Inventions (by Professor Genius)

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

The wise Professor Genius opens up the pages of his personal Scrapbook of Discoveries and Inventions.


Young Explorers’ Guide : Ingenious Treasures

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (September 05, 2012)

• A one-of-a-kind treasure hunt • A breathtaking adventure – and you’re in control! • An encyclopedia that reads like an adventure novel • An amazing time-machine • A world of knowledge, just waiting...


Keeping People Safe: The Human Dynamics of Injury Prevention

by Ph. D. Williams & D. Scott D. Geller Government Institutes (April 16, 2010)

This book provides safety leaders with information they can use to reduce workplace injuries by addressing the five integral components of workplace safety: Systems/Conditions, Leadership, Behaviors, People-Factors,...


Hardcore Inventing

by Robert Yonover & Ellie Crowe Skyhorse (October 21, 2014)

You've come up with a great solution to a persistent probleman invention that will help thousands of people. But what do you have to do to turn it into a reality? Robert Yonover uses his experiences from the...


How Safe is Safe Enough?

by E. E. Lewis Carrel Books (October 14, 2014)

Every time an airplane crashes, a gas line explodes, a bridge collapses, or a contaminant escapes the public questions whether the benefits that technology brings are worth its risks. Written in laymen's language,...


Wind Turbine Design

by Ion Paraschivoiu Presses Internationales Polytechnique (March 30, 2011)

Wind energy is the fastest growing alternate source of energy in the world since its purely economic potential is complemented by its great positive environmental impact. The wind turbine, whether it may be...


Plastics and Sustainable Piping Systems

by David Chasis Industrial Press, Inc. (May 28, 2014)

Overview

Plastics and Sustainable Piping Systems is the reference text for plastic piping, which is now the preferred material in countless applications -- municipal water and sewer lines,drain/waste/vent lines,...


Who Gives a Gigabyte?: A Survival Guide for the Technologically Perplexed

by Gary Stix & Miriam Lacob Wiley (March 15, 1999)

An exhilarating chronicle of the most revolutionary advancements in recent-and future-technology

Which new technologies are bound to have the biggest impact on our lives in the years ahead? This groundbreaking...


Multiobjective Programming and Planning

by Jared L. Cohon Dover Publications (December 21, 2012)

This text takes a broad view of multiobjective programming, emphasizing the methods most useful for continuous problems. It reviews methods in the context of public decision-making problems. 1978 edition.


An Illustrated Guide to Linear Programming

by Saul I. Gass Dover Publications (March 12, 2013)

Entertaining, nontechnical introduction covers basic concepts of linear programming and its relationship to operations research; geometric interpretation and problem solving, solution techniques, network problems,...


Dynamic Programming

by Richard Bellman Dover Publications (March 12, 2013)

Introduction to mathematical theory of multistage decision processes takes a "functional equation" approach. Topics include existence and uniqueness theorems, optimal inventory equation, bottleneck problems,...


1800 Mechanical Movements, Devices and Appliances

by Gardner D. Hiscox Dover Publications (November 05, 2012)

A fascinating compendium of early-20th-century mechanical devices, this expansive work ranges from basic levers to complex machinery. More than 1,800 engravings include simple illustrations and detailed cross-sections....


The Rise of the Reluctant Innovator

by Ken Banks & Desmond Tutu London Publishing Partnership (November 20, 2013)

Despite the tens of billions spent each year in international aid, some of the most promising and exciting social innovations and businesses have come about by chance. Many of the people behind them did not...


All-in-One Manual of Industrial Piping Practice and Maintenance

by Kirshna Murty Industrial Press, Inc. (February 15, 2010)

Books on design of pipelines, and equipment such as pumps and compressors are available but almost none on the piping that carries fluid to and fro. This practical, no-frills book offers complete coverage of...


Introduction to Cognitive Science

by Ben Posetti eBookIt.com (November 08, 2013)

Visuo-Spatial Working Memory in Website Navigation

Cognitive processing of visual design elements in virtual environments


Traditional Toolmaking

by Franklin D. Jones Skyhorse (February 06, 2012)

Bringing together the collective wisdom of a past generation of craftsmen, Traditional Toolmaking provides an in-depth record of the skills and techniques that made the mass production revolution of the twentieth...


DIY Inventions

by Richard Cromwell eBookIt.com (July 26, 2013)

DIY Inventions by Richard Cromwell

Guides an Inventor through ALL the Invention "Success Steps" to develop an initial idea into a new product which will earn an income.

How to Evaluate your idea to see if it will...


Paper

by Ian Sansom William Morrow (May 14, 2013)

From the author of The Bad Book Affair comes a witty, personal, and entertaining meditation on the history and significance of paper—an international cultural study and a series of personal reflections on...


Twelve Inventions Which Changed America: The Influence of Technology on American Culture

by Gerhard Falk Hamilton Books (February 13, 2013)

Gerhard Falk describes twelve inventions that transformed the United States from a rural and small-town community to an industrial country of unprecedented power. The book is both a sociological analysis and...


How to Land a Top-Paying Absorption and adsoprtion engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salarie

by Berry Willie Emereo Publishing (October 24, 2012)

How to Land a Top-Paying Absorption and adsoprtion engineers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters and More


Silk Roads

by Jeffrey D. Lerner & Yaohua Shi Oxbow Books (August 31, 2020)

In recent decades, there has been a new surge of interest in the history and legacies of the Silk Roads both within academic and public discourses. A field of Silk Roads Studies has come into its own. Consciously...


Frank Pantridge

by Cecil Lowry Pen and Sword Military (July 30, 2020)

Countless thousands of men and women around the world have good reason to be thankful that Frank Partridge survived three and a half years of brutal Japanese captivity. Had he not, they too would in all probability...


Reluctant Genius

by Charlotte Gray Arcade (August 01, 2011)

The popular image of Alexander Graham Bell is that of an elderly American patriarch, memorable only for his paunch, his Santa Claus beard, and the invention of the telephone. In this magisterial reassessment...


Fire in the Heart

by Mary Emerick Arcade (September 05, 2017)

FIRE IN THE HEART is a powerful memoir by a woman, once a shy, insecure schoolgirl, who reinvented herself as a professional wildland fire fighter. Determined to forge herself into a stronger, braver person,...


North European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles X

by Eva B. Andersson Strand, Margarita Gleba, Ulla Mannering & Cherine Munkholt Oxbow Books (December 11, 2009)

The NESAT symposium has grown from the first meeting in 1981 which was attended by 23 scholars, to over 100 at the tenth meeting that took place in Copenhagen in 2008, with virtually all areas of Europe represented....


The Equations of Life

by Charles S. Cockell Basic Books (June 18, 2018)

A groundbreaking argument for why alien life will evolve to be much like life here on Earth

We are all familiar with the popular idea of strange alien life wildly different from life on earth inhabiting other...


Quirky

by Melissa A Schilling PublicAffairs (February 12, 2018)

The science behind the traits and quirks that drive creative geniuses to make spectacular breakthroughs

What really distinguishes the people who literally change the world -- those creative geniuses who give...


Ingenious Patents

by Ben Ikenson & Jay Bennett Black Dog & Leventhal (February 26, 2018)

For the curious and the creators, Ingenious Patents tells the fascinating history of the inventors and their creations that have changed our world.

Discover some of the most innovative of the 6.5 million patents...


The Upstarts

by Brad Stone Little, Brown and Company (January 30, 2017)

A look deep inside the new Silicon Valley, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Everything Store.

Ten years ago, the idea of getting into a stranger's car, or a walking into a stranger's home, would...


The Revenge of Analog

by David Sax PublicAffairs (November 07, 2016)

One of Michiko Kakutani's (New York Times) top ten books of 2016

A funny thing happened on the way to the digital utopia. We've begun to fall back in love with the very analog goods and ideas the tech gurus...


The Patient Will See You Now

by Eric Topol Basic Books (October 24, 2016)

The essential guide by one of America's leading doctors to how digital technology enables all of us to take charge of our health

A trip to the doctor is almost a guarantee of misery. You'll make an appointment...


Designing Reality

by Neil Gershenfeld Basic Books (November 13, 2017)

That's the promise, and peril, of the third digital revolution, where anyone will be able to make (almost) anything

Two digital revolutions -- computing and communication -- have radically transformed our economy...


Make, Think, Imagine

by John Browne Pegasus Books (August 28, 2019)

Today's unprecedented pace of change leaves many people wondering what new technologies are doing to our lives. Has social media robbed us of our privacy and fed us with false information? Are the decisions...


SAM

by Jonathan Waldman Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster (January 07, 2020)

A true story of innovation, centered on a scrappy team of engineers--far from the Silicon Valley limelight--and their quest to achieve a surprisingly difficult technological feat: building a robot that can lay...


How Innovation Works

by Matt Ridley HarperAudio (May 19, 2020)

Building on his national bestseller The Rational Optimist, Matt Ridley chronicles the history of innovation, and how we need to change our thinking on the subject.

Innovation is the main event of the modern...


The Great Questions of Tomorrow

by David Rothkopf Simon & Schuster Audio / Ted (April 18, 2017)

We are on the cusp of a sweeping revolution--one that will change every facet of our lives. The changes ahead will challenge and alter fundamental concepts such as national identity, human rights, money, and...


SAM

by Jonathan Waldman & Corey Brill Simon & Schuster Audio (January 07, 2020)

A true story of innovation, centered on a scrappy team of engineers--far from the Silicon Valley limelight--and their quest to achieve a surprisingly difficult technological feat: building a robot that can lay...


Where's My Jetpack?

by Daniel H. Wilson & Stefan Rudnicki Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

It's the twenty-first century and let's be honest--things are a little disappointing. Despite every World's Fair prediction and the advertisements in comic books, we are not living the future we were promised....


The Revenge of Analog

by David Sax Hachette Original (November 08, 2016)

One of Michiko Kakutani's (New York Times) top ten books of 2016

A funny thing happened on the way to the digital utopia. We've begun to fall back in love with the very analog goods and ideas the tech gurus...


Quirky

by Melissa A Schilling & Erin Bennett PublicAffairs (February 13, 2018)

The science behind the traits and quirks that drive creative geniuses to make spectacular breakthroughs

What really distinguishes the people who literally change the world--those creative geniuses who give us...


How Innovation Works

by Matt Ridley Harper (May 19, 2020)

Building on his national bestseller The Rational Optimist, Matt Ridley chronicles the history of innovation, and how we need to change our thinking on the subject.

Innovation is the main event of the modern age,...


The Influence of Inventions Upon Civilization

by Chauncey Smith Literature and Knowledge Publishing (October 10, 2019)

This book treats of the Influence of Inventions upon Civilization.


SAM

by Jonathan Waldman Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster (January 07, 2020)

A true story of innovation, centered on a scrappy team of engineers--far from the Silicon Valley limelight--and their quest to achieve a surprisingly difficult technological feat: building a robot that can lay...


Happy Accidents

by Morton A. Meyers Arcade (September 01, 2011)

Happy Accidents is a fascinating, entertaining, and highly accessible look at the surprising role serendipity has played in some of the most important medical discoveries in the twentieth century. What do penicillin,...


Machine Design Elements and Assemblies

by Michael Spektor Industrial Press, Inc. (September 24, 2018)

The academic course of Machine Design Elements and Assemblies (a.k.a. “Machine Design,” “Mechanical Engineering Design,” etc.) is based on the fundamentals of several different core disciplines, and...


America the Ingenious

by Kevin Baker Artisan (October 04, 2016)

“Among the many rewards of America the Ingenious, Kevin Baker’s survey of Yankee know-how, is stumbling on its buried nuggets. . . . Baker examines a wide range of the achievements that have made, and still...


To Engineer Is Human

by Henry Petroski St. Martin's Press (October 15, 2018)

"Though ours is an age of high technology, the essence of what engineering is and what engineers do is not common knowledge. Even the most elementary of principles upon which great bridges, jumbo jets, or super...


Creating Things That Matter

by David Edwards Henry Holt and Co. (October 15, 2018)

Most things we create will not matter. This book is about creating things that do, from a master innovator who brings science and art together in his cutting edge labs.

Art and science are famous opposites. Contemporary...


The Inventions, Researches, and Writings of Nikola Tesla

by Thomas Commerford Martin Canterbury Classics (April 16, 2019)

The early works of famed inventor Nikola Tesla, and a source of inspiration for generations of innovators.

 

At the time it was first published in 1893, The Inventions, Researches, and Writings of Nikola Tesla ...