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Good Calories, Bad Calories
Good Calories, Bad Calories
Written by Gary Taubes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400033461
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Good Calories, Bad Calories
Fats, Carbs, and the Controversial Science of Diet and Health
Written by Gary Taubes


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $17.00

For decades we have been taught that fat is bad for us, carbohydrates better, and that the key to a healthy weight is eating less and exercising more. Yet despite this advice, we have seen unprecedented epidemics of obesity and diabetes. Taubes argues that the problem lies in refined carbohydrates, like... Read more >
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The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278128
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

The bestselling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos tackles perhaps the most mind-bending question in modern physics and cosmology: Is our universe the only universe?

There was a time when "universe" meant all there is. Everything. Yet, a number of theories are converging on the possibility that...

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Pale Blue Dot
Pale Blue Dot
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345376596
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Pale Blue Dot
A Vision of the Human Future in Space
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 8, 1997
Price: $17.00

"FASCINATING . . . MEMORABLE . . . REVEALING . . . PERHAPS THE BEST OF CARL SAGAN'S BOOKS."
--The Washington Post Book World (front page review)

In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible to millions of people around... Read more >
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The Demon in the Freezer
The Demon in the Freezer
Written by Richard Preston
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345466631
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The Demon in the Freezer
A True Story
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2003
Price: $7.99

“The bard of biological weapons captures
the drama of the front lines.”

-Richard Danzig, former secretary of the navy


The first major bioterror event in the United States-the anthrax attacks in October 2001-was a clarion call for scientists who work with “hot” agents to find ways of protecting civilian populations against biological weapons. In... Read more >
Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804166515
Our Price: $25.00

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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
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A Short History of Nearly Everything
A Short History of Nearly Everything
Written by Bill Bryson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767916417
Our Price: $12.99
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A Short History of Nearly Everything

Written by Bill Bryson


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $12.99

One of the world’s most beloved writers and bestselling author of One Summer takes his ultimate journey—into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.

In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trailwell, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the...

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The Fabric of the Cosmos
The Fabric of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375727207
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The Fabric of the Cosmos
Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2005
Price: $16.95

From Brian Greene, one of the world’s leading physicists and author the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Elegant Universe, comes a grand tour of the universe that makes us look at reality in a completely different way.

Space and time form the very fabric of the cosmos. Yet they remain among the most... Read more >
A Short History of Nearly Everything
A Short History of Nearly Everything
Written by Bill Bryson, Read by Bill Bryson
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739302958
Our Price: $14.98

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A Short History of Nearly Everything

Written by Bill Bryson
Read by Bill Bryson


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $14.98

One of the world’s most beloved and bestselling writers takes his ultimate journey -- into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.

In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail -- well, most of it. In In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of... Read more >
The Male Brain
The Male Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767927543
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The Male Brain

Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.99

From the author of the groundbreaking New York Times bestseller The Female Brain, here is the eagerly awaited follow-up book that demystifies the puzzling male brain.

 

Dr. Louann Brizendine, the founder of the first clinic in the country to study gender differences in brain, behavior, and hormones, turns her attention to the...

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Fingerprints of the Gods
Fingerprints of the Gods
Written by Graham Hancock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780517887295
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Fingerprints of the Gods
The Evidence of Earth's Lost Civilization
Written by Graham Hancock


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: April 2, 1996
Price: $19.95

The bestselling author of The Sign and the Seal reveals the true origins of civilization. Connecting puzzling clues scattered throughout the world, Hancock discovers compelling evidence of a technologically and culturally advanced civilization that was destroyed and obliterated from human memory. Four 8-page photo inserts. Read more >
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