Life On Ice

Author: Joanna Radin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022641731X
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Preface: frozen spirits -- Introduction: within cold blood -- The technoscience of life at low temperature -- Latent life in biomedicine's ice age -- Temporalities of salvage -- "As yet unknown": life for the future -- "Before it's too late ...

Life Out Of Sequence

Author: Hallam Stevens
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022608034X
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The use of computers in biology has radically transformed who biologists are, what they do, and how they understand life. In Life Out of Sequence, Hallam Stevens looks inside this new landscape of digital scientific work.

Innocent Experiments

Author: Rebecca Onion
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469629488
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In this multifaceted work, historian Rebecca Onion examines the rise of informal children's science education in the twentieth century, from the proliferation of home chemistry sets after World War I to the century-long boom in child ...

Synthetic

Author: Sophia Roosth
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022644046X
Size: 35.14 MB
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This is a story of broad interest, because the active, interested making of the synthetic biologists is endemic to the sciences of our time."

Cold As Ice

Author: Carlton Smith
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429929400
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***Please note: This ebook edition does not contain the photos found in the print edition.*** Kathleen Savio was married to Drew Peterson for eleven years before filing for divorce in 2003.

Cryopolitics

Author: Joanna Radin
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 026233870X
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In Cryopolitics, experts from anthropology, history of science, environmental humanities, and indigenous studies make clear the political and cultural consequences of extending life and deferring death by technoscientific means.

Database Of Dreams

Author: Rebecca Lemov
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300216645
Size: 71.73 MB
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Recording their dreams, stories, and innermost thoughts in a vast database, Kaplan envisioned future researchers accessing the data through the cutting-edge Readex machine.

Quantifying Life

Author: Dmitry A. Kondrashov
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022637193X
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With Quantifying Life, Dmitry A. Kondrashov offers an accessible introduction to the breadth of mathematical modeling used in biology today.

How Life Began

Author: Alexandre Meinesz
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226519333
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It is this version of genesis that Alexandre Meinesz explores in this engaging tale of life's origins and evolution.