If you loved Darwin's recent best-selling three-volume set of videos entitled CardShark, then you are in for a real treat here. Darwin is back "at the Card Table" to perform and explain the best of the best from his book, At The Card Table. This three-volume set of videos incorporates new ideas and improvements to the book's original material, effects that Darwin has used to make a living as one of the world's foremost sleight-of-hand experts with cards.
The periodic table is one of the most potent icons in science. It lies at the core of chemistry and embodies the most fundamental principles of the field. The one definitive text on the development of the periodic table by van Spronsen (1969), has been out of print for a considerable time. The present book provides a successor to van Spronsen, but goes further in giving an evaluation of the extent to which modern physics has, or has not, explained the periodic system.