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Amir D. Aczel

Amir D. Aczel Debra Gross Aczel

Amir D. Aczel is the bestselling author of Fermat’s Last Theorem, The Riddle of the Compass, and The Mystery of the Aleph, and a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

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  • Uranium Wars by Amir D. Aczel--Audio ExcerptAudio

    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Amir D. Aczel's book Uranium Wars: The Scientific Rivalry that Created the Nuclear Age. Uranium, a nondescript element when found in nature, in the past century has become more sought after than gold. Its nucleus is so heavy that it is highly unstable and radioactive. If broken apart, it unleashes the tremendous power within the atom—the most controversial type of energy ever discovered.

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Finding Zero

Amir D. Aczel

The invention of numerals is perhaps the greatest abstraction the human mind has ever created. Virtually everything in our lives is digital, numerical, or quantified. The story of how...

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Uranium Wars

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Amir D. Aczel

Called “one of our best science popularizers” by Publishers Weekly, Amir Aczel now tackles the cause of one of last century’s most destructive events -- the scientific...

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