KAUFMANN, WJ: Supercomputing and the Transformation of Science

Cover. Supercomputing and the Transformation of ScienceKaufmann, William J. III; Smarr, Larry L. Supercomputing and the Transformation of Science (Scientific American Library). W H Freeman & Co, 1993. ISBN: 0716750384. Unmarked. Dust jacket under clear protective cover. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30834) $15.00

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Extensively illustrated. Index. Bibliographic references. 238p. Examines the hardware, software, and technology of supercomputing at the end of the 20th century.

ZIMMER, C: Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed

Book cover. Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science ObsessedZimmer, Carl. Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed. Sterling, 2011. ISBN: 9781402783609. Unmarked text. Bumped corner. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30235) $16.00

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Showcases hundreds of eye-catching tattoos that pay tribute to various scientific disciplines, from evolutionary biology and neuroscience to mathematics and astrophysics, and reveals the stories of the individuals who chose to inscribe their obsessions in their skin.

Foreword by Mary Roach. Beautifully illustrated, with illustrated end papers. 271p. Index.

ARCAND, K: Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond

Arcand, Kimberly; Watzke, Megan. Light: The Visible Spectrum and Beyond. Black Dog and Leventhal, 2015. ISBN: 9781631910067. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30211) $16.00

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A visual exploration of the power and behavior of light, across the electromagnetic spectrum, and how it affects life on earth and everything in the Universe.

Beautifully illustrated. 208p. Index. Further readings.