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The Fabric of the Cosmos
The Fabric of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307428530
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The Fabric of the Cosmos
Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Written by Brian Greene


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

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 >
Mycelium Running
Mycelium Running
Written by Paul Stamets
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580085793
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Mycelium Running
How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World
Written by Paul Stamets


Format: Trade Paperback, 356 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2005
Price: $35.00

Mycelium Running is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more mushrooms may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out how.
 
The basic science goes like this: Microscopic cells called... Read more >
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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland, Read by Marc Cashman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193351
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland
Read by Marc Cashman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $17.50

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a first date?... Read more >
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The Story of the Human Body
The Story of the Human Body
Written by Daniel Lieberman
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ISBN: 9780307907417
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The Story of the Human Body
Evolution, Health, and Disease
Written by Daniel Lieberman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $14.99

In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman—chair of the department of human evolutionary biology at Harvard University and a leader in the field—gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years, even as it shows how the increasing disparity between... Read more >
The Code Book
The Code Book
Written by Simon Singh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495325
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The Code Book
The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography
Written by Simon Singh


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2000
Price: $16.95

In his first book since the bestselling Fermat's Enigma, Simon Singh offers the first sweeping history of encryption, tracing its evolution and revealing the dramatic effects codes have had on wars, nations, and individual lives. From Mary, Queen of Scots, trapped by her own code, to the Navajo Code Talkers who... Read more >
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Overpowered
Overpowered
Written by Martin Blank, PhD
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805098
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Overpowered
The Dangers of Electromagnetic Radiation (EMF) and What You Can Do about It
Written by Martin Blank, PhD


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $23.95

Keys, wallet, cell phone . . . ready to go! Cell phones have become ubiquitous fixtures of twenty-first-century life—suctioned to our ears and stuck in our pockets. Yet, we’ve all heard whispers that these essential little devices give you brain cancer. Many of us are left wondering, as Maureen Dowd recently...

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The Origin of Species
The Origin of Species
Written by Charles Darwin
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ISBN: 9780553214635
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The Origin of Species
By Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
Written by Charles Darwin


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1999
Price: $6.95

The publication of Darwin’s The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought. The volume had taken Darwin more than twenty years to publish, in part because he envisioned the storm of controversy it was certain to unleash. Indeed, selling out its first edition on its... Read more >
Dragons of Eden
Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345346292
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Dragons of Eden
Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 12, 1986
Price: $7.99

Dr. Carl Sagan takes us on a great reading adventure, offering his vivid and startling insight into the brain of man and beast, the origin of human intelligence, the function of our most haunting legends--and their amazing links to recent discoveries.
"A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen... Read more >
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Social
Social
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307889096
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Social
Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $26.00

We are profoundly social creatures – more than we know. 

In Social, renowned psychologist Matthew Lieberman explores groundbreaking research in social neuroscience revealing that our need to connect with other people is even more fundamental, more basic, than our need for food or shelter.  Because of this, our brain uses its... Read more >
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National Geographic Angry Birds Space
National Geographic Angry Birds Space
Written by Amy Briggs, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426209925
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National Geographic Angry Birds Space
A Furious Flight Into the Final Frontier
Written by Amy Briggs
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

It's one small step for birds, one giant leap for birdkind...
 
Blast off with the Angry Birds as they fly through space on an intergalactic rescue mission! Evil space piggies have stolen their eggs and are hiding them somewhere in outer space. To save them, the Angry Birds have teamed up with... Read more >
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