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New and Gift Books received April 8-15, 2019

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Where are the new books?

Books are listed in call number order, in the following subjects:

Agriculture  - S Climatology - QC Pharmacology - QP
Anatomy  -  QM Ecology  -  QH Physics  -  QC
Astronomy  -  QB Geology  -  QE Physiology   -  QP
Biochemistry  - QD Immunology - QR Science (general, history, philosophy) - Q
Biology  -  QH Medicine  -  RA Technology  -  T
Botany  -  QK Microbiology  -  QR Virology - QR
Chemistry  -  QD Neuroscience   -  RC Zoology   -  QL

Q - Science (General, History, Philosophy) & QA - Mathematics & Computer Science

The Cambridge history of science/ general editors, David C. Lindberg and Ronald L. Numbers.
Q125 .C32 2003. vol. 1.

On the future : prospects for humanity / Martin Rees.
Q175.5 .R385 2018.

Critical issues and bold visions for science education : the road ahead / edited by Lynn A. Bryan and Kenneth Tobin. 
Q181 .C737 2019. 

Laboratory lifestyles : the construction of scientific fictions / edited by Sandra Kaji-O'Grady, Chris L. Smith, and Russell Hughes. 
Q183.A1 L27 2018. 

Instrumental lives : an intimate biography of an Indian laboratory / Pankaj Sekhsaria.
Q185 .S475 2019.

Knowledge in translation : global patterns of scientific exchange, 1000-1800 CE / edited by Patrick Manning & Abigail Owen.
Q225.5 .K66 2018. 

Solomon's code : humanity in a world of thinking machines / Olaf Groth and Mark Nitzberg ; with Dan Zehr. 
Q334.7 .G76 2018.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

Burned alive : Giordano Bruno, Galileo and the inquisition / Alberto A. Martínez.
QB29 .M37 2018.

QC - Physics, Climatology

The statistical eyeglasses : the math behind scientific knowledge / Edoardo Milotti. 
QC20 .M535 2018. 

The world according to quantum mechanics : why the laws of physics make perfect sense after all / Ulrich Mohrhoff. 
QC174.12 .M64 2019. 

How to disappear : notes on invisibility in a time of transparency / Akiko Busch.
QC406 .B87 2019.

Quark matter : from subquarks to the universe / Hidezumi Terazawa. 
QC793.5.Q252 T47 2018.

Managing global warming : an interface of technology and human issues / edited by Trevor M. Letcher.
QC981.8.G56 M364 2019.

Sub-seasonal to seasonal prediction : the gap between weather and climate forecasting / edited by Andrew W. Robertson, Frédéric Vitart.
QC995 .S897 2019.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

QE - Geology, Paleontology

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

In search of the canary tree : the story of a scientist, a cypress, and a changing world / Lauren E. Oakes. 
QH31.O25 A3 2018. 

Wildlife of Galápagos / Julian Fitter, Daniel Fitter & David Hosking. 
QH198.G3 F58 2016. 

Never home alone : from microbes to millipedes, camel crickets, and honeybees, the natural history of where we live / Rob Dunn. 
QH309 .D866 2018. 

Evolution and I / by Johan Frostegård. 
QH367 .F86 2019. 

Epigenetics and public policy : the tangled web of science and politics / Shea K. Robison. 
QH431 .R7423 2018.

Toxicoepigenetics : core principles and applications / edited by Shaun D. McCullough, Dana C. Dolinoy.
QH450 .T69 2019.

QK - Botany

Seeds of wealth : four plants that made men rich / Henry Hobhouse. 
QK98.4.A1 H63 2004. 

Mosses : ecology, life cycle and significance / Oleg S. Pokrovsky, Irina Volkova, Natalia Kosykh and Vladimir Shevchenko, editors.
QK537 .M674 2018.

QL - Zoology

How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals / by Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green.
QL85 .M65 2018.

Dreaming in turtle : a journey through the passion, profit, and peril of our most coveted prehistoric creatures / Peter Laufer Ph.D. 
QL666.C5 L38 2018.  

QM-QR - Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Virology  

Nutrition and skeletal muscle / edited by Stéphane Walrand.
QP321 .N887 2019.

Neuroergonomics : the brain at work and in everyday life / edited by Hasan Ayaz, Frédéric Dehais.
QP360.7 .N483 2019.

The autobiography of a transgender scientist / Ben Barres ; foreword by Nancy Hopkins. 
QP353.4.B37 A3 2018. 

Handbook of in vivo neural plasticity techniques : a systems neuroscience approach to the neural basis of memory and cognition / edited by Denise Manahan-Vaughan.
QP376 .H265 2018.

Dreams : understanding biology, psychology, and culture / Katja Valli and Robert J. Hoss, editors. 
QP426 .D74 2019. 2 vols.

Estrogen receptor and breast cancer : celebrating the 60th anniversary of the discovery of ER / Xiaoting Zhang, editor. 
QP572.E85 E828 2019. 

Recent developments in applied microbiology and biochemistry / edited by Viswanath Buddolla. 
QR46 .R285 2019. 

Molecular immunity : a chronology of 60 years of discovery / Kendall A. Smith. 
QR181 .S648 2019. 

Viruses as complex adaptive systems / Ricard Solé and Santiago F. Elena. 
QR392 .S65 2019.

R - Medicine, Neuroscience

International review of neurobiology. 
RC341.I5. vols.139-141, 144. 

Genetic models and molecular pathways underlying autism spectrum disorders /  edited by Anantha Shekhar. 
RC553.A88 G44 2018.

S - Agriculture, Soil Science

Food from the radical center : healing our land and communities / Gary Paul Nabhan.
S604.64.N7 N33 2018.

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Negotiating the environment : civil society, globalisation and the UN /Lauren E. Eastwood. 
TD171.8 .E27 2019. 

Essential rainwater harvesting : a guide to home-scale system design / Rob Avis and Michelle Avis ; foreword by Peter Coombes. 
TD418 .A95 2019. 

Nanotechnology in water and wastewater treatment : theory and applications / edited by Amimul Ahsan, Ahmad Fauzi Ismail. 
TD477 .N366 2019. 

Peak plastic : the rise or fall of our synthetic world / Jack Buffington. 
TD798 .B84 2019.

Where are the new books?  The new book area is on the right as you enter the Science Library. Books are displayed on the glass shelves facing outward (toward the science center corridor) and in call number order on the wood shelves below.  All regular circulating books on the new book shelf are available for immediate checkout. Please search OBIS for stacks location and availability if the books are no longer on the new book shelf.

Last updated:
April 17, 2019