By Hal Clement
Aquatic Enigma - The world’s power used to be limited... and with overpopulation and a excessive point of know-how, the facility Board had nearly develop into the true executive of the realm. strength was once rationed, it was once guarded, it was once sacred. hence whilst 3 of the ability Board's brokers disappeared at sea, and there has been facts that anything abnormal was once taking place to the strength quota in that zone, it used to be reason for genuine alarm.
By Jacob N. Israelachvili
This reference describes the position of varied intermolecular and interparticle forces in settling on the houses of easy platforms resembling gases, beverages and solids, with a different specialise in extra advanced colloidal, polymeric and organic platforms. The e-book presents a radical beginning in theories and ideas of intermolecular forces, permitting researchers and scholars to acknowledge which forces are vital in any specific process, in addition to the best way to keep watch over those forces. This 3rd version is accelerated into 3 sections and comprises 5 new chapters over the former version. · starts off from the fundamentals and builds as much as extra advanced platforms· covers all facets of intermolecular and interparticle forces either on the basic and utilized degrees· multidisciplinary process: bringing jointly and unifying phenomena from diverse fields· This new version has an increased half III and new chapters on non-equilibrium (dynamic) interactions, and tribology (friction forces)
By Prof. Dr. Christian Leclère, Dr. Éric Laporte, Dr. Mireille Piot, Dr. Max Silberztein
By Lucy Fitch Perkins
Percentage the adventures of Menie and Monnie, five year-old twins in an Eskimo village, the place the villagers need to supply for all their very own wishes. Their father, Kesshoo, is a courageous fisherman and robust hunter and their mom Koolee is smart in making garments and sneakers out of the skins of the animals which he brings domestic. We watch the twins as they spot a polar undergo whereas coasting on their sleds, then subscribe to with the villagers within the sharing of the beef and the feasting afterwards. one of the different actions they get pleasure from are ice fishing, development a snow apartment, attempting to find seals, and touring via boat to their summering flooring the place they seize salmon to dry for the iciness. young ones are captivated by way of the humor and playfulness during this group the place the iciness evening lasts for 4 lengthy months! compatible for a long time 6 and up.