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Title A positron named Priscilla : scientific discovery at the frontier / by Marcia Bartusiak [and others].

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1994.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 348 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Shake, rattle, and shine : new methods of probing the sun's interior / Marcia Bartusiak -- A positron named Priscilla : trapping and manipulating atoms / T.A. Heppenheimer -- AIDS : solving the molecular puzzle / Michelle Hoffman -- Doubling up : how the genetic code replicates itself / Anne Simon Moffat -- Megellan's venus : a world revealed / Andrew Chaikin -- Clocks in the earth? : the science of earthquake prediction / Addison Greenwood -- The mathematical microscope : waves, wavelets, and beyond / Barbara Burke -- A family affair : the top quark and the Higgs particle / T.A. Heppenheimer -- Bouncing balls of carbon : the discovery and promise of fullerenes / Elizabeth J. Maggio -- Fold, spindle, and regulate : how proteins work / David Holzman.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Discoveries in science.
Creative ability in science.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Bartusiak, Marcia, 1950-
Other Form: Print version: Positron named Priscilla. Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1994 0309048931 (DLC) 93049495 (OCoLC)29564733
ISBN 0585037345 (electronic bk.)
9780585037349 (electronic bk.)