Stiff

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241965012
Size: 11.12 MB
Format: PDF
View: 630
Download Read Online
Mary Roach's Stiff lifts the lid off what happens to our bodies once we have died. Bold, original and with a delightful eye for detail, Roach tells us everything we wanted to know about this new frontier in medical science.

Stiff The Curious Lives Of Human Cadavers

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393069198
Size: 61.61 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4535
Download Read Online
In this fascinating account, Mary Roach visits the good deeds of cadavers over the centuries and tells the engrossing story of our bodies when we are no longer with them.

Stiff

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393050936
Size: 47.66 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 2018
Download Read Online
A look inside the world of forensics examines the use of human cadavers in a wide range of endeavors, including research into new surgical procedures, space exploration, and a Tennessee human decay research facility.

Bonk The Curious Coupling Of Science And Sex

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393069211
Size: 43.63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 4824
Download Read Online
Mary Roach shows us how and why sexual arousal and orgasm-two of the most complex, delightful, and amazing scientific phenomena on earth-can be so hard to achieve and what science is doing to make the bedroom a more satisfying place.

Gulp Adventures On The Alimentary Canal

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393348741
Size: 37.82 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2557
Download Read Online
The humorous science writer offers a tour of the human digestive system, explaining why the stomach doesn't digest itself and whether constipation can kill you.

Packing For Mars The Curious Science Of Life In The Void

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393079104
Size: 32.42 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 7306
Download Read Online
To answer these questions, space agencies set up all manner of quizzical and startlingly bizarre space simulations. As Mary Roach discovers, it’s possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth.

Spook Science Tackles The Afterlife

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393069204
Size: 45.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 5834
Download Read Online
" In an attempt to find out, Mary Roach brings her tireless curiosity to bear on an array of contemporary and historical soul-searchers: scientists, schemers, engineers, mediums, all trying to prove (or disprove) that life goes on after we ...

Grunt The Curious Science Of Humans At War

Author: Mary Roach
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393245454
Size: 50.44 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2973
Download Read Online
Mary Roach dodges hostile fire with the U.S. Marine Corps Paintball Team as part of a study on hearing loss and survivability in combat.

Dr Mutter S Marvels

Author: Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698162102
Size: 31.72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 1417
Download Read Online
Award-winning writer Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz vividly chronicles how Mütter’s efforts helped establish Philadelphia as a global mecca for medical innovation—despite intense resistance from his numerous rivals. (Foremost among them: ...