This book tries to show beginning biology majors
how mathematics, computer science and biology can
be usefully and pleasurably intertwined.
After the necessary start up costs to develop... More > some
essential calculus tools, we use a few select models to illustrate how these three fields influence each other in interesting and useful ways. Indeed, we believe that the three must be considered as part of a larger whole and that the use of these ideas is perhaps best described as an emergent phenomena! And we must always be careful to make sure our use of mathematics gives us insight. This fourth edition again adds a bit more biology and polishes the mathematical and numerical discussions. In addition,more exercises have been added and additional typographical errors have been found and corrected.< Less
The book provides concise information on numerous aspects of weather and climate such as solar energy and the seasons, the atmosphere, solar radiation, air temperatures, air pressure and winds,... More > global circulation, upper air circulation, wind systems, water in the atmosphere, adiabatic processes, thermal stability, clouds, precipitation, air masses, mid-latitude cyclones, thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, weather forecast, El Niño, climate change, air pollution, urban climate, and human bioclimatology.< Less
Great for Summer Vacation! File Folder Game files includes ready to print (color) patterns, tips and step-by-step instructions to make 154 games. The games provide hands-on practice in grade-level... More > appropriate skills. Totals 708 pages of File Folder games, PECS, Worksheets and Flashcards!These were designed to assist in Speech and Fine Motor Therapy for my 2 year Non-verbal son. I'm proud to say after working with these as one of our resources, he is now 5 and 100% VERBAL reading at the first grade level!< Less