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National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America
National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America
Written by Sarah Garlick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426212826
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National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America

Written by Sarah Garlick


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $12.95

This basic beginner's field guide to North American geology helps anyone identify common rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, and land formations. In a logical, user-friendly, highly visual format, this new title--one of an expanding collection of National Geographic pocket guides--offers key facts about dozens of rocks and minerals, how to hunt and... Read more >
Beyond Einstein
Beyond Einstein
Written by Michio Kaku and Jennifer Trainer Thompson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385477819
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Beyond Einstein
The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe
Written by Michio Kaku and Jennifer Trainer Thompson


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1995
Price: $15.95

Beyond Einstein takes readers on an exciting excursion into the discoveries that have led scientists to the brightest new prospect in theoretical physics today -- superstring theory. What is superstring theory and why is it important? This revolutionary breakthrough may well be the
fulfillment of  Albert Einstein's lifelong dream of a Theory of... Read more >
Panic in Level 4
Panic in Level 4
Written by Richard Preston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975604
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Panic in Level 4
Cannibals, Killer Viruses, and Other Journeys to the Edge of Science
Written by Richard Preston


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $15.00

Panic in Level 4 is a grand tour through the eerie and unforgettable universe of Richard Preston, filled with incredible characters and mysteries that refuse to leave one’s mind. Here are dramatic true stories from this acclaimed and award-winning author, including

• the phenomenon of “self-cannibals,” who suffer from a rare genetic... Read more >
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Billions & Billions
Billions & Billions
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345379184
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Billions & Billions
Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 12, 1998
Price: $17.00

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world, and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy of the human mind, posing such fascinating questions as how did the... 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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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America
National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America
Written by Laura Erickson and Jonathan Alderfer
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ISBN: 9781426210440
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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America

Written by Laura Erickson and Jonathan Alderfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.95

This fun, affordable, beautifully illustrated introduction to birding is like taking a walk with National Geographic's birding experts. Of this book's 192 pages, 160 are devoted to North America's top species, one per page, from the lowly House Wren to the majestic Bald Eagle. Carefully chosen illustrations and photographs capture the... Read more >
The Joy of Living
The Joy of Living
Written by Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and Eric Swanson, Foreword by Daniel Goleman
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ISBN: 9780307347312
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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: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $15.00

An illuminating perspective on the science of meditation—and a handbook for transforming our minds, bodies, and lives

In The Joy of Living, world-renowned Buddhist teacher Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche—the “happiest man in the world”—invites us to join him in unlocking the secrets to finding joy and contentment in the everyday. Using the basic... Read more >
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Plato at the Googleplex
Plato at the Googleplex
Written by Rebecca Goldstein
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ISBN: 9780307908872
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Plato at the Googleplex
Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Written by Rebecca Goldstein


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $15.99

Is philosophy obsolete? Are the ancient questions still relevant in the age of cosmology and neuroscience, not to mention crowd-sourcing and cable news? The acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein provides a dazzlingly original plunge into the drama of philosophy, revealing its hidden role in today’s debates on religion, morality...

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Hallucinations
Hallucinations
Written by Oliver Sacks
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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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The Fabric of the Cosmos
The Fabric of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
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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 >
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