By Steve Levine
A world wide race is directly to ideal the subsequent engine of financial progress, the complicated lithium-ion battery. it's going to strength the electrical automobile, relieve international warming, and catapult the winner right into a new period of monetary and political mastery. Can the U.S. win?
Steve LeVine used to be granted unheard of entry to a safe federal laboratory open air Chicago, the place a gaggle of geniuses is attempting to unravel this subsequent huge activity of physics. yet those scientists-- just about all overseas born--are no longer by myself. With quite a bit at stake, researchers in Japan, South Korea, and China are within the similar pursuit. The drama intensifies while a Silicon Valley start-up licenses the federal laboratory's signature invention with the purpose of a blockbuster sale to the world's greatest carmakers.
The Powerhouse is a real-time, two-year account of mammoth invention, giant commercialization, and large deception. It exposes the layers of festival and ambition, aspiration and unhappiness at the back of this nice turning aspect within the heritage of technology.
By Eden Medina,Ivan da Costa Marques,Christina Holmes,Marcos Cueto
By Judith A. McGaw
By Wendy Hui Kyong Chun
By Dietrich von Bern-Forum e.V.
Das „Dietrich von Bern-Forum – Verein für Heldensage und Geschichte e.V.“ legt hiermit einen Sammelband vor, quickly alles Wiederabdrucke von Aufsätzen in seiner Vierteljahresschrift DER BERNER, die diese bisher ungehobenen „Schätze des Wissens“ aus den alten Sagen ans Licht gehoben haben und neu deuten.
Doch auch über die Menschen, die in der Frühzeit als Schmiede arbeiteten, und über die Orte, wo das Schmieden stattfand, gab es bereits einzelne Aufsätze. In ihrer jetzt gezielten Zusammenschau bieten sie nun für Menschen, die an der Geschichte der Technik interessiert sind, Gelegenheit für zahlreiche „Aha-Erlebnisse“.
Man muss dafür nicht einmal selbst in den alten Sagen forschen, sondern bekommt als Laie alles sorgfältig und wissenschaftlich exakt erklärt.
By Kenneth B. Lifshitz
reading the careers of the 3 males and the foremost occasions, this e-book offers Morse as basically a businessman and consolidator of principles who, often in clash together with his affiliates, sought to offer the telegraph as a uniform process less than his sole imprimatur. The conflict among Morse and Cornell over the discovery of the magnetic relay used to be important to the drama.
What emerges is a posh portrait of 3 formidable and fantastic innovators and the age within which they lived.
By Joseph J Cunningham
By Neil Verma
For generations, lovers and critics have characterised vintage American radio drama as a “theater of the mind.” This e-book unpacks that characterization by way of recasting the radio play as a cultured item inside of its targeted historic context. In Theater of the Mind, Neil Verma applies an array of serious easy methods to greater than six thousand recordings to provide a vibrant new account of radio drama from the melancholy to the chilly War.
In this sweeping exploration of dramatic conventions, Verma investigates mythical dramas by way of the likes of Norman Corwin, Lucille Fletcher, and Wyllis Cooper on key courses starting from The Columbia Workshop, The Mercury Theater at the Air, and Cavalcade of America to Lights Out!, Suspense, and Dragnet to bare how those courses promoted and advanced a chain of types of the imagination.
With shut readings of person sound results and charts of huge tendencies between codecs, Verma not just provides us a brand new account of the main flourishing kind of style fiction within the mid-twentieth century but in addition offers a robust case for the relevant position of the aesthetics of sound within the background of recent experience.
By Muhammad Azhar Ali Khan,Anwar Khalil Sheikh,Bilal Suleiman Al-Shaer
By W. David Lee,Jeffrey Drazen,Phillip A. Sharp,Robert S. Langer