Professionals & Academics
epub |eng | 2015-08-14 | Author:Bud Shaw

• • • Rebecca’s grandmother died on Sunday morning, a week after she suffered the stroke and fell and bruised her arm but didn’t break it. We were at home ...
( Category: Diseases & Physical Ailments January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-12 | Author:Stewart, Ian

The lecture was a triumph, even though the only person present who was likely to understand it fully was Gauss. Riemann’s originality made a big impression on Gauss, who told ...
( Category: Mathematics January 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-21 | Author:Lawrence G. McDonald & Patrick Robinson [Lawrence G. McDonald & Patrick Robinson]

8 The Mortgage Bonanza Blows Out These were people who, in the five thousand years of recorded human house construction, never would have been granted a mortgage to purchase even ...
( Category: Biography & History January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2008-01-18 | Author:Diana Athill

9 NO LESS INTENSELY than drawing, but much more consistently, gardening has been an activity which has given me, and still gives me, great pleasure. In my early youth it ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-10 | Author:John Allen Paulos [Paulos, John Allen]

CHOOSING A SPOUSE, MEETING MY WIFE, SHEILA Logical seduction aside, a number of other ideas from game theory, probability, and various mathematical disciplines tangentially are relevant to the issue of ...
( Category: Mathematics January 17,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-09-06 | Author:William Styron

FIVE SAME OF THE MEMORABLE MOMENTS IN MADAME Bovary is the scene where the heroine seeks help from the village priest. Guilt-ridden, distraught, miserably depressed, the adulterous Emma--heading toward eventual ...
( Category: Memoirs January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-20 | Author:James O'Keefe

Weaponized Autism In the lead-up to the 2016 presidential election, our geek allies had a ton of nervous energy they hoped to put to good use. During elections past, all ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Casey Sherman

12 — HEROES EMERGE Pete poured himself into his new role as a passionate and inspirational proponent for ALS funding and research. It was a role he had been preparing ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-13 | Author:Sarah Bridges

After another month passes, Katherine contacts our special master. The government exceeded the deadline and we request a response to the filing we’ve made. No response occurs and we wait ...
( Category: Memoirs January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-21 | Author:Kevin Grange

May Delivering Babies and a Do-Not-Resuscitate Order I spent the remainder of the week immersing myself in the L.A. Country paramedic protocols. I lugged the binder with me everywhere, cracking ...
( Category: Medicine January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-10 | Author:Edwin S. Grosvenor [Edwin S. Grosvenor and Morgan Wesson]

Until the expiration of Alexander Graham Bell’s patents in 1893 and 1894, only the richest North Americans could afford telephones. Now the legal system that had protected one man’s invention ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-12 | Author:New Scientist [Scientist, New]

Next year preview 19 December 2017 2018 preview: Gene therapy treats disease while in the womb Dr G. Moscoso/Science Photo Library By Andy Coghlan “You can see during pregnancy that ...
( Category: Historical January 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-07 | Author:Bill Minutaglio

SUPREME SERVANTS Early February 1971 On February 1, Cleaver’s broadcast from the heart of the Algerian outpost—detailing how Timothy Leary’s mind was “blown by acid”—is aired on radio stations around ...
( Category: Historical January 11,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2014-10-15 | Author:Watt, Ben [Watt, Ben]

It’s five past six. The curtains have been pulled round my bed. A staff nurse and a student nurse have pulled my sheets back. My abscess has been draining into ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-19 | Author:Manjusha Pawagi

Chapter Sixteen The woman who has the bed next to me is very friendly, gushingly so, at first. “You’re so beautiful!” she says one morning, as her mother pushes her ...
( Category: Professionals & Academics January 10,2018 )