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The Radioactive Boy Scout
The Radioactive Boy Scout
Written by Ken Silverstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588363565
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The Radioactive Boy Scout
The True Story of a Boy and His Backyard Nuclear Reactor
Written by Ken Silverstein


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 2, 2004
Price: $13.99

Growing up in suburban Detroit, David Hahn was fascinated by science, and his basement experiments—building homemade fireworks, brewing moonshine, and concocting his own self-tanning lotion—were more ambitious than those of other boys. While working on his Atomic Energy badge for the Boy Scouts, David’s obsessive attention turned to nuclear energy. Throwing... Read more >
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In Search of Schrodinger's Cat
In Search of Schrodinger's Cat
Written by John Gribbin
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ISBN: 9780307790446
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In Search of Schrodinger's Cat
Quantam Physics And Reality
Written by John Gribbin


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $13.99

Quantum theory is so shocking that Einstein could not bring himself to accept it. It is so important that it provides the fundamental underpinning of all modern sciences. Without it, we'd have no nuclear power or nuclear weapons, no TV, no computers, no science of molecular biology, no understanding of DNA... Read more >
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Uncle Tungsten
Uncle Tungsten
Written by Oliver Sacks, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780804172158
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Uncle Tungsten
Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Written by Oliver Sacks, M.D.


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2013
Price: $11.99

Long before Oliver Sacks became a distinguished neurologist and bestselling writer, he was a small English boy fascinated by metals–also by chemical reactions (the louder and smellier the better), photography, squids and cuttlefish, H.G. Wells, and the periodic table. In this endlessly charming and eloquent memoir, the author of The Man... Read more >
The Sign and the Seal
The Sign and the Seal
Written by Graham Hancock
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ISBN: 9780307829047
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The Sign and the Seal
The Quest for the Lost Ark of the Covenant
Written by Graham Hancock


Format: eBook, 642 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $13.99

The fact of the Lost Ark of the Covenant is one of the grant historical mysteries of all time. To believers, the Ark is the legendary vesel holding the stone tablets of the Ten Commandments. The Bible contains hundreds of references to the Ark's power to level mountains, destroy armies, and... Read more >
Another Day in the Frontal Lobe
Another Day in the Frontal Lobe
Written by Katrina Firlik
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588365491
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Another Day in the Frontal Lobe
A Brain Surgeon Exposes Life on the Inside
Written by Katrina Firlik


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 2, 2006
Price: $11.99

Katrina Firlik is a neurosurgeon, one of only two hundred or so women among the alpha males who dominate this high-pressure, high-prestige medical specialty. She is also a superbly gifted writer–witty, insightful, at once deeply humane and refreshingly wry. In Another Day in the Frontal Lobe, Dr. Firlik draws on this... Read more >
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Phi
Phi
Written by Giulio Tononi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907226
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Phi
A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul
Written by Giulio Tononi


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $14.99

This title is printed in full color throughout.

From one of the most original and influential neuroscientists at work today, here is an exploration of consciousness unlike any other—as told by Galileo, who opened the way for the objectivity of science and is now intent on making subjective experience a part of...

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Merlin's Tour of the Universe
Merlin's Tour of the Universe
Written by Neil de Grasse Tyson
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ISBN: 9780307784087
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Merlin's Tour of the Universe

Written by Neil de Grasse Tyson


Format: eBook, 316 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $13.99

Merlin, a fictional visitor from the Andromeda Galaxy, Planet Omniscia, has been friends with many of the most important scientific figures of the past including Kepler, da Vinci, Magellan, Doppler, Einstein and Hubble. In this delightful tour of the galaxies, Merlin often recounts his conversations with these historical figures in his... Read more >
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Apocalyptic Planet
Apocalyptic Planet
Written by Craig Childs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907813
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Apocalyptic Planet
Field Guide to the Everending Earth
Written by Craig Childs


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $12.99

The earth has died many times, and it always comes back looking different. In an exhilarating, surprising exploration of our planet, Craig Childs takes readers on a firsthand journey through apocalypse, touching the truth behind the speculation. Apocalyptic Planet is a combination of science and adventure that reveals the ways in...

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War of the Worldviews
War of the Worldviews
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780307886903
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War of the Worldviews
Where Science and Spirituality Meet -- and Do Not
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $13.99

Two bestselling authors first met in a televised Caltech debate on “the future of God,” one an articulate advocate for spirituality, the other a prominent physicist.  This remarkable book is the product of that serendipitous encounter and the contentious—but respectful—clash of worldviews that grew along with their friendship. 

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13 Things That Don't Make Sense
13 Things That Don't Make Sense
Written by Michael Brooks
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ISBN: 9780385526739
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13 Things That Don't Make Sense
The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time
Written by Michael Brooks


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $11.99

Spanning disciplines from biology to cosmology, chemistry to psychology to physics, Michael Brooks thrillingly captures the excitement of scientific discovery.Science’s best-kept secret is this: even today, thereare experimental results that the most brilliant scientists cannot explain. In the past, similar “anomalies” have revolutionized our world. If history is any precedent, we... Read more >
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