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The Moral Animal
The Moral Animal
Written by Robert Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679763994
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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: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: August 29, 1995
Price: $18.00

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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UFOs
UFOs
Written by Leslie Kean
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307716842
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UFOs
Generals, Pilots and Government Officials Go On the Record
Written by Leslie Kean


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $25.99

An Air Force major is ordered to approach a brilliant UFO in his Phantom jet over Tehran. He repeatedly attempts to engage and fire on unusual objects heading right toward his aircraft, but his missile control is locked and disabled. Witnessed from the ground, this dogfight becomes the subject of a... Read more >
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Dragons of Eden
Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801005
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Dragons of Eden
Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2012
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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The Female Brain
The Female Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767928410
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The Female Brain

Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $11.99

Every brain begins as a female brain. It only becomes male eight weeks after conception, when excess testosterone shrinks the communications center, reduces the hearing cortex, and makes the part of the brain that processes sex twice as large.

Louann Brizendine, M.D. is a pioneering neuropsychiatrist who brings together the latest... Read more >
Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957252
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Hallucinations

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?

Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. People with migraines...

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First Light
First Light
Written by Richard Preston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817426
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First Light
The Search for the Edge of the Universe
Written by Richard Preston


Format: eBook, 300 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2012
Price: $11.99

Seven years before Richard Preston wrote about horrifying viruses in The Hot Zone, he turned his attention to the cosmos. In First Light, he demonstrates his gift for creating an exciting and absorbing narrative around a complex scientific subject--in this case the efforts by astronomers at the Palomar Observatory in the... Read more >
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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 Accidental Universe
The Accidental Universe
Written by Alan Lightman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908599
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The Accidental Universe
The World You Thought You Knew
Written by Alan Lightman


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

“Alan Lightman brings a light touch to heavy questions. Here is a book about nesting ospreys, multiple universes, atheism, spiritualism, and the arrow of time. Throughout, Lightman takes us back and forth between ordinary occurrences—old shoes and entropy, sailing far out at sea and the infinite expanse of space.
 
“In this slight...

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First Light
First Light
Written by Richard Preston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812991857
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First Light
The Search for the Edge of the Universe
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: October 29, 1996
Price: $19.00

Seven years before Richard Preston wrote about horrifying viruses in The Hot Zone, he turned his attention to the cosmos. In First Light, he demonstrates his gift for creating an exciting and absorbing narrative around a complex scientific subject--in this case the efforts by astronomers at the Palomar Observatory in the... Read more >
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The Periodic Table
The Periodic Table
Written by Paul Parsons
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781623651107
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The Periodic Table
A Visual Guide to the Elements
Written by Paul Parsons


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

As one of the most recognizable images in science, the periodic table is ingrained in our culture. First drawn up in 1869 by Dmitri Mendeleev, its 118 elements make up not only everything on our planet but also everything in the entire universe.

The Periodic Table looks at the fascinating story and... Read more >
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