T-Minus: The Race to the Moon

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Aladdin #ad - T-Minus: The Race to the Moon #ad - T-minus: the race to the moon is the story of the people who made it happen, both in the rockets and behind the scenes. Question: what happens when you take two global superpowers, dozens of daring pilots, thousands of engineers and scientists, and then point them at the night sky and say "Go!"? Answer: A SPACE RACE! The whole world Followed the countdown to sending the first men to the moon.

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Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb

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Hill and Wang #ad - With the clarity and accessibility that only a graphic book can provide, Trinity transports the reader into the core of a nuclear reaction―into the splitting atoms themselves. The power of the atom was harnessed in a top-secret government compound in Los Alamos, New Mexico, where some of the greatest scientific minds in the world gathered together to work on the bomb.

Richly illustrated and deeply researched, informative, Trinity is a dramatic, and thought-provoking book on one of the most significant and harrowing events in history. With powerful renderings of the catastrophic events at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, environmental, Fetter-Vorm unflinchingly chronicles the far-reaching political, and ethical effects of this new discovery.

Along the way, fetter-Vorm takes special care to explain the fundamental science of nuclear reactions. This sweeping historical narrative traces the spark of invention from the laboratories of nineteenth-century Europe to the massive industrial and scientific efforts of the Manhattan Project. Fetter-Vorm showcases J.

Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb #ad - These brilliant scientists wrestled daily with both the difficulty of building an atomic weapon and the moral implications of actually succeeding. When the first bomb finally went off at a test site code-named Trinity, the world was irreversibly thrust into a new and terrifying age. Robert oppenheimer, and general leslie Groves, Enrico Fermi, the fathers of the atomic bomb, whose insights unleashed the most devastating explosion known to humankind.

Trinity, the debut graphic book by the gifted illustrator Jonathan Fetter-Vorm, depicts in vivid detail the dramatic history of the race to build and the decision to drop the first atomic bomb.

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Feynman

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First Second #ad - Published by first second, 2011, Binding: Hardcover Used book in Good Condition. Feynman by Ottaviani, Jim. Used book in Good Condition.

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Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb

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Hill and Wang #ad - With powerful renderings of wwii's catastrophic events at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Fetter-Vorm unflinchingly chronicles the far-reaching political, environmental, and psychological effects of this new invention. The power of the atom was harnessed in a top-secret government compound in Los Alamos, New Mexico, by a group of brilliant scientists led by the enigmatic wunderkind J.

Used book in Good Condition. Robert Oppenheimer. Succeeds as both a graphic primer and a philosophical meditation. Kirkus reviews starred reviewtrinity, the debut graphic book by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm, depicts the dramatic history of the race to build and the decision to drop the first atomic bomb in World War Two.

Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb #ad - This sweeping historical narrative traces the spark of invention from the laboratories of nineteenth-century Europe to the massive industrial and scientific efforts of the Manhattan Project, and even transports the reader into a nuclear reaction―into the splitting atoms themselves. Focused from the start on the monumentally difficult task of building an atomic weapon, these men and women soon began to wrestle with the moral implications of actually succeeding.

Informative and thought-provoking, Trinity is the ideal introduction to one of the most significant events in history. Used book in Good Condition. When they detonated the first bomb at a test site code-named Trinity, they recognized that they had irreversibly thrust the world into a new and terrifying age.

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Primates: The Fearless Science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas

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Square Fish #ad - Square Fish. Tackling goodall, fossey, primates is an accessible, and Galdikas in turn, entertaining, and covering the highlights of their respective careers, and informative look at the field of primatology and at the lives of three of the most remarkable women scientists of the twentieth century. These three ground-breaking researchers were all students of the great Louis Leakey, and each made profound contributions to primatology―and to our own understanding of ourselves.

Used book in Good Condition. Thanks to the charming and inviting illustrations by Maris Wicks, this is a nonfiction graphic novel with broad appeal. Used book in Good Condition. Jim ottaviani returns with an action-packed account of the three greatest primatologists of the last century: Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas.

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