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Proofiness: How You're Being Fooled by the Numbers

Charles Seife - Mathematics - 2010 - 320 pages
The bestselling author of Zero shows how mathematical misinformation pervades-and shapes-our daily lives. According to MSNBC, having a child makes you stupid. You actually lose ...
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Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information Is Explaining ...

Charles Seife - Science - 2007 - 304 pages
The author of Zero explains the scientific revolution that is transforming the way we understand our world Previously the domain of philosophers and linguists, information ...
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Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful ...

Charles Seife - Science - 2008 - 304 pages
With his knack for translating science into understandable, anecdotal prose and his trademark dry humor, award-winning science writer Charles Seife presents the first narrative ...
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Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You, How Do You Know It's ...

Charles Seife - Computers - 2014 - 256 pages
The bestselling author of Proofiness and Zero explains how to separate fact from fantasy in the digital world Digital information is a powerful tool that spreads unbelievably ...
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In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World

Ian Stewart - Mathematics - 2012 - 360 pages
In In Pursuit of the Unknown, celebrated mathematician Ian Stewart uses a handful of mathematical equations to explore the vitally important connections between math and human ...
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The Story of Mathematics

Anne Rooney - Mathematics - 2009
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 ...
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Mathematics for the Nonmathematician

Morris Kline - Mathematics - 2013 - 672 pages
Practical, scientific, philosophical, and artistic problems have caused men to investigate mathematics. But there is one other motive which is as strong as any of these—the ...
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The Universe in Zero Words: The Story of Mathematics as Told through Equations

Dana Mackenzie - Mathematics - 2012 - 224 pages
Most popular books about science, and even about mathematics, tiptoe around equations as if they were something to be hidden from the reader's tender eyes. Dana Mackenzie ...
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