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All About Stephen Hawking is a biography that offers young readers intriguing information about physicist Stephen Hawking. He is one of the great geniuses of scientific history. From an early age, Stephen Hawking dreamed of making the study of the universe accessible to everyone. Diagnosed with ASL at the age of twenty-one, he overcame that challenge to become an expert on the origin of the universe and black holes.
From the Cloud Gate statue, to the Lincoln Park Zoo, to Sue the T. Rex, to the Museum of Science and Industry, this fun book takes readers on an adventure around The Windy City, accompanied by a friendly snow owl (a migratory bird to Chicago), who gives fun facts on every spread!
From Big Bend National Park, to the Texas State Fair, to the Dallas Farmers Market, to the Alamo, this fun book takes readers on an adventure around The Lone Star State, accompanied by a friendly mockingbird (Texas state bird), who gives cool facts on every spread!
Science and Skiing VII contains the proceedings of the Seventh International Congress on Science and Skiing, which was held at St. Christoph am Arlberg, Tyrol, Austria, in December 2016. The conference was organized and hosted by the Department of Sport Science at the University of Salzburg, Austria in December 2016.
There are various scientific health benefits for people who practice yoga and meditation. The Science of Meditation, Yoga, and Prayer explores and explains them. This book merges eastern practices of well-being with western science to produce a perfect blend of science, meditation, yoga and prayer.
Yoga has been demonstrated through scientific research to be a superior form of exercise for overall well-being and combatant of stress. Daily stress is nothing new and everyone experiences at some point. Chronic stress increases oxidative stress in the human body, which is related to many illnesses including heart attacks and strokes. Yoga and meditation are some of the most effective ways to relieve such stress.