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Probable impossibilities : musings on beginnings and endings —Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author.

"Before the discovery of quarks, we hadn't imagined anything smaller than protons and neutrons. Are quarks the end of the line, the smallest imaginable objects in nature? Can the universe be divided into infinitely small...

Three flames : a novel —Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author.

"Portrays the struggles of a Cambodian farming family against the extreme patriarchal attitudes of their society and the cruel and dictatorial family father, set against a rural community that is slowly being exposed to ...

Three flames : a novel —Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author.

"Portrays the struggles of a Cambodian farming family against the extreme patriarchal attitudes of their society and the cruel and dictatorial family father, set against a rural community that is slowly being exposed to ...

Searching for stars on an island in Maine —Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author.
Large Print
2018
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A meditation on religion and science that explores the tension between our yearning for permanence and certainty, and the modern scientific discoveries that demonstrate the impermanent and uncertain nature of the world.

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013
EBook
2013

"Twenty-seven of America's best science and nature essays of 2013, selected by the author of The Emperor of All Maladies and the #1 New York Times bestseller, The Gene. Pulitzer Prize--winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee...

Three flames : a novel —Lightman, Alan P., 1948- author.

"Portrays the struggles of a Cambodian farming family against the extreme patriarchal attitudes of their society and the cruel and dictatorial family father, set against a rural community that is slowly being exposed to ...

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