The Quest

Mass: The quest to understand matter from Greek atoms to quantum fields  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at June 25, 2017
Mass: The quest to understand matter from Greek atoms to quantum fields

Jim Baggott, "Mass: The quest to understand matter from Greek atoms to quantum fields"
English | ISBN: 0198759711 | 2017 | 368 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: The Quest for the First Americans

Archaeological and Paleontological Research in Lagoa Santa: The Quest for the First Americans By Pedro Da-Gloria, Walter A. Neves, Mark Hubbe
English | PDF | 2017 | 404 Pages | ISBN : 3319574655 | 10.35 MB

This groundbreaking volume presents, for the first time in English, a broad historical review of the researches carried out over 170 years in the region of Lagoa Santa, Brazil, one of the most important archaeological regions in the Americas. From the pioneering work of the Danish naturalist Peter Lund in the XIX century to the recent research on the dispersion of early humans across South America, led by Walter A. Neves and colleagues, Lagoa Santa has offered remarkable findings, the largest collections of early human skeletons in the Americas, and has contributed to the overall discussions about the settlement of the Americas.
Through a Glass, Darkly: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Quest to Solve the Greatest Mystery of All

Stefan Bechtel, Laurence Roy Stains, "Through a Glass, Darkly: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Quest to Solve the Greatest Mystery of All"
ISBN: 125007679X | 2017 | EPUB | 320 pages | 18 MB
Gender and the Quest in British Science Fiction Television: An Analysis of Doctor Who, Blake's 7, Red Dwarf and Torchwood

Gender and the Quest in British Science Fiction Television: An Analysis of Doctor Who, Blake's 7, Red Dwarf and Torchwood (Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy) by Tom Powers
2016 | ISBN: 1476665524 | English | 284 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Discovery Channel - Napoleons Obsession: The Quest for Egypt (1999)

Discovery Channel - Napoleons Obsession: The Quest for Egypt (1999)
DVDRip | 640 x 382 | .AVI/DivX @ 1558 Kbps | 50 min 1 s | 747 MB
Audio: English, Chinese AC-3 256 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

"Napoleon's Obsession: The Quest for Egypt" details the real facts behind a little-known account in Napoleon's illustrious military career. Those who do know of the French leader's invasion of Egypt, and the so-called Battle of the Pyramids, may have fallen victim to one of the best public relations campaigns in history. As we learn in this documentary, hosted by renown Egyptologist Bob Brier, Bonaparte's attempt to conquer Eqypt was nothing short of an exercise in vanity. By 1798, General Bonaparte was looking for new military challenges after conquering Europe.

13.8 : The Quest to Find the True Age of the Universe and the Theory of Everything  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at June 12, 2017
13.8 : The Quest to Find the True Age of the Universe and the Theory of Everything

13.8 : The Quest to Find the True Age
of the Universe and the Theory of Everything

by John Gribbin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0300218273 | 273 Pages | PDF | 72 MB
Virternity: The quest for a virtual eternity: A treatise on the aims and goals of the Virternity Project

Virternity: The quest for a virtual eternity: A treatise on the aims and goals of the Virternity Project by David Evans Bailey
English | 30 May 2017 | ASIN: B072C954YF | 220 Pages | AZW3 | 507.42 KB
The Science of Happily Ever After: What Really Matters in the Quest for Enduring Love (repost)

Ty Tashiro, "The Science of Happily Ever After: What Really Matters in the Quest for Enduring Love"
2014 | ISBN: 037389290X | 278 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond: The Quest for Identity and Autonomy in a Digital Society

From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond: The Quest for Identity and Autonomy in a Digital Society by John H. Clippinger
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1937146588 | 226 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

What can we learn from Bitcoin and Burning Man about re-inventing money and designing better forms of self-governance? From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond explores a new generation of digital technologies that are re-imagining the very foundations of identity, governance, trust and social organization. The fifteen essays of this book stake out the foundations of a new future - a future of open Web standards and data commons, a society of decentralized autonomous organizations, a world of trustworthy digital currencies and self-organized and expressive communities like Burning Man.

Green Transportation Logistics: The Quest for Win-Win Solutions [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at May 29, 2017
Green Transportation Logistics: The Quest for Win-Win Solutions [Repost]

Green Transportation Logistics: The Quest for Win-Win Solutions (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science) by Harilaos N. Psaraftis
English | 21 July 2015 | ISBN: 3319171747 | 558 Pages | PDF | 9.04 MB

This book examines the state of the art in green transportation logistics from the perspective of balancing environmental performance in the transportation supply chain while also satisfying traditional economic performance criteria.