SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017, coverAAAS Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6341, 9 June 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26323) $10.00

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Special issue on repair and regeneration.

Also New Zealand’s monstrous insects in mortal danger, summer books, stellar support for general relativity, and more. pp981-1096.

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 2 June 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 356, No. 6341, 2 June 2017, coverAAAS Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6341, 2 June 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26322) $10.00

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Features targeting Lassa virus. Also, why surgery seems to cloud the mind, plasmon-enhanced chemistry, and methane blow-out from ice sheet retreat. pp881-980.

MING, KT: The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus)

The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus), book coverMing, Kwa Tak. The Fundamental Operations in Bead Arithmetic (How to Use the Chinese Abacus). Printed in Hong Kong, nd. Unmarked booklet. Soft crease. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26314) $10.00

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Topics include an a history of the abacus, how to construct an abacus, and the fundamental operations of bead arithmetic. 52p. Illustrated.

BURROUGHS, WJ: Climate Change in Prehistory: The End of the Reign of Chaos

Burroughs, William J. Climate Change in Prehistory: The End of the Reign of Chaos. Cambridge University Press, 2006. ISBN: 0521824095. Unmarked text. Previous owner’s name stamped on front end page and edge. Good. Hardcover. (#26308) $12.00

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By setting our genetic history in the context of climate change during prehistory, the origin of many features of our modern world are identified and presented in this illuminating book.

Topics include Cave Painting, the Climate of the last 100,000 years, Life in the Ice Age, Recorded history, our climatic inheritance, the future, and more.

Appendix on Dating. Glossary. References. Bibliography. Index. 256p.

US DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE: Soil Survey of Alameda County, California, Western Part

Soil Survey of Alameda County, California, Western Part, book cover Soil Survey of Alameda County, California, Western Part. US Department of Agriculture, University of California Agricultural Experiment Station, 1981. Unmarked. Label on back cover. Age tanning on cover. Good. Paperback. (#26294) $25.00

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Major fieldwork for this survey was completed in 1975.

Foldout soil map in color. Tables. Glossary. 105p. Measures 9×11 inches.

Soil Survey of Alameda County, California, Western Part, map

IONE, A: Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21)

 Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21), First pageIone, Amy. Information: Description, Cognition, Invention (Informatica 21). Informatica, 1997. Unmarked text. Offprint from Informatica 21, pp423-436. Very Good. Staplebound Wraps. (#26287) $10.00

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Juxtaposing the work of Baars, Chalmers, Scott, Varela, and others with a detailed analysis of historical case studies, this paper uses a multilevel and multilateral model to explore how information, consciousness and culture interpenetrate.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017)

 Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017), coverAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Science Magazine (Volume 356, No. 6340 26 May 2017). AAAS, 2017. Unmarked text. pp777-880. Very Good. Paperback. (#26281) $10.00

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Features Juno’s views of Jupiter.

Also CO, turbines combat CO2 emissions; mapping proteins in human cells, neurons that drive binge-like eating in mice, and more.