Whirligig

The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science

The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (1 ch) | Duration: 13:20:22 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B000SAGY9S | 2007 | 366 MB
Genre: Sciense

Buckle up for a joy ride through physics, chemistry, biology, geology, and astronomy. Drawing on conversations with hundreds of the world's top scientists and her own work as an award-winning science writer, Natalie Angier does the impossible: she makes science fascinating and seriously fun, even for those of us who, in Angier's words, "still can't tell the difference between a proton, a photon, and a moron".
The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science

The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science by Natalie Angier
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0547053460 , 0618242953 | ISBN-13: 9780547053462 , 9780618242955 | 293 pages | EPUB | 0,33 MB

In this exuberant book, the best-selling author Natalie Angier distills the scientific canon to the absolute essentials, delivering an entertaining and inspiring one-stop science education. Angier interviewed a host of scientists, posing the simple question “What do you wish everyone knew about your field?”

Rudresh Mahanthappa & Bunky Green - Apex (2010)  

Posted by Manavgat at Nov. 14, 2010
Rudresh Mahanthappa & Bunky Green - Apex (2010)

Rudresh Mahanthappa & Bunky Green - Apex (2010)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 10 Tracks | ~180 MB | 20 Sep 2010 | Covers
Genre : Jazz, Blues, World & Ethnic | Label: Pi Recordings | Catalog No: CDPi35

There is a forceful strut to the unfolding patterns and shapes that swirl across the ten originals of this twin alto sax bash. Mahanthappa cites the undeservedly sidelined veteran Bunky Green as a major influence both favour a fruity tone and use modal scales as a starting point but there are many different shades to sustain interest, and the ensemble playing is top drawer. Green s wisp of blue smoke adds depth to the whirligig bustle of his young partner; Jason Moran fleshes out the lyricism with full-bodied piano. –FOUR STARS The Financial Times