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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
Written by Amanda Gefter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345539632
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Trespassing on Einstein's Lawn
A Father, a Daughter, the Meaning of Nothing, and the Beginning of Everything
Written by Amanda Gefter


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

In a memoir of family bonding and cutting-edge physics for readers of Brian Greene’s The Hidden Reality and Jim Holt’s Why Does the World Exist?, Amanda Gefter tells the story of how she conned her way into a career as a...
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Evolution
Evolution
Written by Edward J. Larson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588365385
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Evolution
The Remarkable History of a Scientific Theory
Written by Edward J. Larson


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $2.99

“I often said before starting, that I had no doubt I should frequently repent of the whole undertaking.” So wrote Charles Darwin aboard The Beagle, bound for the Galapagos Islands and what would arguably become the greatest and most controversial discovery in scientific history. But the theory of evolution did not... Read more >
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Panic in Level 4
Panic in Level 4
Written by Richard Preston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367280
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Panic in Level 4
Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science
Written by Richard Preston


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $11.99

Bizarre illnesses and plagues that kill people in the most unspeakable ways. Obsessive and inspired efforts by scientists to solve mysteries and save lives. From The Hot Zone to The Demon in the Freezer and beyond, Richard Preston’s bestselling works have mesmerized readers everywhere by showing them strange worlds of nature... Read more >
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God and the Multiverse
Humanity's Expanding View of the Cosmos
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $11.99

Cosmologists have reasons to believe that the vast universe in which we live is just one of an endless number of other universes within a multiverse—a mind-boggling array that may extend indefinitely in space and endlessly in both the past and the future. Victor Stenger reviews the key developments in the... Read more >
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The Moral Animal
The Moral Animal
Written by Robert Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307772749
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The Moral Animal
Why We Are, the Way We Are: The New Science of Evolutionary Psychology
Written by Robert Wright


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $13.99

Are men literally born to cheat? Does monogamy actually serve women's interests? These are among the questions that have made The Moral Animal one of the most provocative science books in recent years. Wright unveils the genetic strategies behind everything from our sexual preferences to our office politics--as well as their... Read more >
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The Journey of Man
The Journey of Man
Written by Spencer Wells
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830456
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The Journey of Man
A Genetic Odyssey
Written by Spencer Wells


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

Around 60,000 years ago, a man—genetically identical to us—lived in Africa. Every person alive today is descended from him. How did this real-life Adam wind up as the father of us all? What happened to the descendants of other men who lived at the same time? And why, if modern humans... Read more >
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Prehistory
Prehistory
Written by Colin Renfrew
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368089
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Prehistory
The Making of the Human Mind
Written by Colin Renfrew


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2008
Price: $2.99

In Prehistory, the award-winning archaeologist and renowned scholar Colin Renfrew covers human existence before the advent of written records–which is to say, the overwhelming majority of our time here on earth. But Renfrew also opens up to discussion, and even debate, the term “prehistory” itself, giving an incisive, concise, and lively... Read more >
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This New Ocean
This New Ocean
Written by William E. Burrows
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307765482
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This New Ocean
The Story of the First Space Age
Written by William E. Burrows


Format: eBook, 752 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2010
Price: $2.99

It was all part of man's greatest adventure--landing men on the Moon and sending a rover to Mars, finally seeing the edge of the universe and the birth of stars, and launching planetary explorers across the solar system to Neptune and beyond.
        
The ancient dream of breaking gravity's hold and taking to... Read more >
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The Joy of Living
The Joy of Living
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson, Foreword by Daniel Goleman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307381514
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The Joy of Living
Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson
Foreword by Daniel Goleman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $13.99

For millennia, Buddhists have enjoyed the limitless benefits of meditation. But how does it work? And why? The principles behind this ancient practice have long eluded some of the best minds in modern science. Until now.

In this groundbreaking work, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche invites us to join him in... Read more >
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Ideas And Opinions
Ideas And Opinions
Written by Albert Einstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307760975
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Ideas And Opinions

Written by Albert Einstein


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 29, 2010
Price: $11.99

A new edition of the most definitive collection of Albert Einstein's popular writings, gathered under the supervision of Einstein himself. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist to his death in 1955; from such subjects as relativity, nuclear war or peace, and religion and science, to human... Read more >
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