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              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future

              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Blum, Andrew

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              The Weather Machine is about a mirror world, and the people who invented it, that allows us to see into the future.

              ISBN 9781847923417
              Released AU 2 Jul 2019
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future

              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future (Hardback)

              By Blum, Andrew

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              The Weather Machine is about a mirror world, and the people who invented it, that allows us to see into the future.

              ISBN 9781847923400
              Released AU 27 Jun 2019
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
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              Tubes: Behind the Scenes at the Internet
               

              Tubes: Behind the Scenes at the Internet (Paperback)

              By Blum, Andrew

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              Takes us on a backstage tour of the real but hidden world of the Internet, introducing us to the remarkable clan of insiders and eccentrics who own, design and run it everyday. This book uncovers the secret data warehouses where our online selves are stored, peels back the wires ...that transport us across the globe.
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              ISBN 9780141049090
              Released AU 24 Apr 2013
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future
                

              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future (Paperback)

              By Blum, Andrew

              • RRP: $29.99
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              • Pub Date
                25 Jun 20

              `This fascinating book reveals the existence and origins of surely one of our species' greatest creations' (MARK VANHOENACKER, author of Skyfaring) - The Weather Machine is about a miraculous-but-overlooked invention that helps us through our daily lives - and sometimes saves the...m - by allowing us to see into the future.
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              ISBN 9781784700980
              Released AU 25 Jun 2020
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 2 Jul 2020
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              Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates: Reconstructing Urban Landscapes
               

              Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates: Reconstructing Urban Landscapes (Hardback)

              Edited by Berrizbeitia, Anita; Introduction by Goldberger, Paul; Contributions by Amidon, Jane; Blum, Andrew; Carr, Ethan

              • RRP: $245.50
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              • Internationally sourced

              Explores a wide range of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates (MVVA) projects, focusing on the firm's trend toward sites requiring complex technological solutions. This title also explores the process through which the firm researches such issues and how solutions are embedded in t...he final aesthetics and spatial structure of the sites.
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              ISBN 9780300135855
              Released AU 15 Jun 2009
              Publisher Yale University Press
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              Tubes: Behind the Scenes at the Internet
                

              Tubes: Behind the Scenes at the Internet (EPUB ebook)

              By Blum, Andrew

              Takes us on a backstage tour of the real but hidden world of the Internet, introducing us to the remarkable clan of insiders and eccentrics who own, design and run it everyday. This book uncovers the secret data warehouses where our online selves are stored, peels back the wires ...that transport us across the globe.
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              ISBN 9780670919000
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              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released AU 7 Jun 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future
                

              The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future (EPUB ebook)

              By Blum, Andrew

              The Weather Machine is about a mirror world, and the people who invented it, that allows us to see into the future.

              ISBN 9781473521698
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released AU 2 Nov 2017
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Design for Education

              Design for Education (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gensler, Arthur M.; Introduction by Blum, Andrew; Foreword by Gensler, David; Hoskins, Diane

              • RRP: $44.99
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              Part of the Gensler Monograph series, Design for Education is a survey of modern learning environments from primary schools to universities.

              ISBN 9780982631218
              Released AU 1 Feb 2013
              Publisher Oro Editions
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Gensler Design
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              The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast
                

              The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Blum, Andrew

              • RRP: $33.99
              • $33.99
              • Pub Date
                9 Jun 20

              From the acclaimed author of Tubes, a lively and surprising tour of the infrastructure behind the weather forecast, the people who built it, and what it reveals about our climate and our planet The weather is the foundation of our daily lives. It's a staple of small talk, the app... on our smartphones, and often the first thing we check each morning. Yet behind these quotidian interactions is one of the most expansive machines human beings have ever constructed--a triumph of science, technology and global cooperation. But what is this 'weather machine' and who created it? In The Weather Machine, Andrew Blum takes readers on a fascinating journey through an everyday miracle. In a quest to understand how the forecast works, he visits old weather stations and watches new satellites blast off. He follows the dogged efforts of scientists to create a supercomputer model of the atmosphere and traces the surprising history of the algorithms that power their work. He discovers that we have quietly entered a golden age of meteorology--our tools allow us to predict weather more accurately than ever, and yet we haven't learned to trust them, nor can we guarantee the fragile international alliances that allow our modern weather machine to exist. Written with the sharp wit and infectious curiosity Andrew Blum is known for, The Weather Machine pulls back the curtain on a universal part of our everyday lives, illuminating our relationships with technology, the planet, and the global community.
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              ISBN 9780062368638
              Released AU 9 Jun 2020
              Publisher Ecco Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 9 Jun 2020
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              Fire Hazard Assessment of Lithium Ion Battery Energy Storage Systems
                

              Fire Hazard Assessment of Lithium Ion Battery Energy Storage Systems (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016)

              By Blum, Andrew; Long, R. Thomas, Jr.

              • RRP: $190.99
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              Providing a concise overview of lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery energy storage systems (ESSs), this book also presents the full-scale fire testing of 100 kilowatt hour (kWh) Li-ion battery ESSs.

              ISBN 9781493965557
              Released AU 6 Aug 2016
              Publisher Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Springerbriefs in Fire
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