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Hadingham, Evan

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Most widely held works by Evan Hadingham
Early man and the cosmos by Evan Hadingham( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of ancient astronomy looks at the myths and beliefs about the heavens that influenced everyday life in these primitive cultures
Circles and standing stones : an illustrated exploration of megalith mysteries of early Britain by Evan Hadingham( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines information uncovered from archaeological research with the explanations of poets and charlatans since the Druid revival to provide insight into the significance of the megalithic monuments of the British Isles
Secrets of the Ice Age : the world of the cave artists by Evan Hadingham( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life of prehistoric man in the Ice Age, describes archaeological sites, techniques, and recent discoveries, and examines the work of cave artists of that era
Lines to the mountain gods : Nazca and the mysteries of Peru by Evan Hadingham( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton's dark secrets( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly discovered manuscripts reveal an Isaac Newton obsessed with religion, the occult, and alchemy
The great robot race( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three unmanned robotic vehicles compete in a race sponsored by the Pentagon's research agency across a 130-mile stretch of Nevada desert
Mystery of the megaflood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geologists investigate the forces involved in the formation of the mysterious plateau located 200 miles east of Seattle known as the Channeled Scablands
Garbage! : where it comes from, where it goes by Evan Hadingham( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the ever-increasing problem of what can be done to dispose of our garbage
Nova( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unpromising lump of metal found in a 2,000-year-old shipwreck turns out to be an extraordinary treasure: the world's first computer. NOVA follows the ingenious detective work that painstakingly discovered the truth about the ancient Greek device: it was an astonishingly sophisticated astronomical calculator and eclipse predictor, unrivaled until the era of modern science and believed to be from the workshop of Archimedes
The fighting triplanes by Evan Hadingham( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om udviklingen af "Tredækker"-flyene samt deres anvendelse under 1. verdenskrig
Fireworks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, science, and business of fireworks. Covers the origin of fireworks in China and their further development in England and Italy. Visits the "fireworks capital of the U.S.", New Castle, Pennsylvania, home of the Zambellis, the self-proclaimed "first family of fireworks."
The best mind since Einstein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of Richard Feynman, Nobel prize-winning physicist, best known for his work on the atom bomb, his theory of quantum thermodynamics, and his contribution to the investigation into the Challenger space shuttle disaster
Nova( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting new investigation of the Red Baron's death presents newly discovered documents that overturn the conventional theory of von Richthofen's demise. Featuring thrilling re-enactments of hair-raising duels between fragile fighters of World War I
Ancient carvings in Britain : a mystery by Evan Hadingham( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How scientists know about punctuated equilibria( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the theory that fossil evidence indicates that new species usually evolve relatively quickly from ancestral ones (punctuations), and that species do not change significantly once they become established (equilibrium)
Rosalind Franklin ou La véritable histoire de la découverte de l'ADN by Gary Glassman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : En 1962, James Watson, Francis Crick et Maurice Wilkins reçoivent le prix Nobel de médecine pour leur découverte de la structure de l'ADN. En 1968 Watson raconte cette aventure dans un livre qui deviendra un best-seller "La double hélice" et fait ainsi connaître au grand public une biologiste morte à 37 ans, Rosalind Franklin. Watson utilisera les remarquables clichés obtenus par diffraction de rayons X de Rosalind Franklin pour élaborer son modèle de l'ADN, mais celle-ci sera à peine mentionnée lors de la remise du prix Nobel. Née en 1920 à Londres, Rosalind Franklin devient une spécialiste de cristallographie après ses études à l'Université de Cambridge. En 1951, elle obtient un poste au King's College de Londres, où travaille Wilkins, pour créer une unité de diffraction de rayons X avec comme objectif d'élucider la structure de l'ADN. Parallèlement, Watson et Crick se passionnent également pour l'ADN au Laboratoire Cavendish de l'Université de Cambrige. Ils publient leur célèbre article dans la revue "Nature" en 1953. Une reconstitution minutieuse des événements qui se sont succédés pendant ces trois années éclaire le rôle de chacun des protagonistes et montre les difficultés que doit surmonter une femme dans un milieu essentiellement masculin. Même dans le cas idéal où elle est acceptée comme une égale, les habitudes sociales la privent de nombreux contacts avec ses pairs
Investigating the Hohokam by Evan Hadingham( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youth now( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secrets of the Ice Age : a reappraisal of prehistoric man by Evan Hadingham( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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