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The Female Brain
The Female Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
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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 >
The Information
The Information
Written by James Gleick
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ISBN: 9780307379573
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The Information
A History, a Theory, a Flood
Written by James Gleick


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

James Gleick, the author of the best sellers Chaos and Genius, now brings us a work just as astonishing and masterly: a revelatory chronicle and meditation that shows how information has become the modern era’s defining quality—the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.
 
The story of information begins...

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The Sky Is Not the Limit
The Sky Is Not the Limit
Written by Neil Degrasse Tyson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591021889
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The Sky Is Not the Limit
Adventures of an Urban Astrophysicist
Written by Neil Degrasse Tyson


Format: Trade Paperback, 203 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2004
Price: $20.99

This is the absorbing story of Neil deGrasse Tyson’s lifelong fascination with the night sky, a restless wonder that began some thirty years ago on the roof of his Bronx apartment building and eventually led him to become the director of the Hayden Planetarium. A unique chronicle of a young man... 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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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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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 >
The Story of the Human Body
The Story of the Human Body
Written by Daniel Lieberman, Read by Sean Runnette
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307990075
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The Story of the Human Body
Evolution, Health, and Disease
Written by Daniel Lieberman
Read by Sean Runnette


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $22.50

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 >
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Dragons of Eden
Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
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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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Animal Wise
Animal Wise
Written by Virginia Morell
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ISBN: 9780307461452
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Animal Wise
How We Know Animals Think and Feel
Written by Virginia Morell


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

   Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a fish? Or a parrot, dolphin, or an elephant?  Do they experience thoughts that are similar to ours, or have feelings of grief and love? These are tough questions, but scientists are answering them. They know that ants teach and rats love to... Read more >
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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