A cute giftbook packed with glorious color microphotography of real snow crystals by Dr. Snow—Caltech physicist Kenneth Libbrecht. His photos of snowflakes have appeared in National Geographic, the New York Times, and on Martha Stewart’s TV show, as well as numerous other places. This thick “cube” book is packed with a blizzard’s worth of amazing images as well as literary quotes on the beauty of snow.
Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
Kenneth Libbrecht is the author of The Snowflake, The Art of the Snowflake, and our other snow-crystal titles. He was raised in North Dakota and educated at Caltech and Princeton, receiving his Ph.D. in physics in 1984. He subsequently joined the faculty at Caltech, where he is currently professor of physics and head of the physics department. Dr. Libbrecht has published numerous articles on a range of scientific topics, including the free oscillations of the sun and stars, ultra-cold atomic gases, the detection of gravitational radiation, and the mechanics of crystal growth. He resides in Pasadena, CA, with his wife and two children.
Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
Descrizione libro Voyageur Press, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110760334986
Descrizione libro Voyageur Pr, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Brand New. 1st edition. 512 pages. 6.50x6.50x1.50 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria zk0760334986
Descrizione libro Voyageur Press, 2008. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0760334986