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Mind Change
Mind Change
Written by Susan Greenfield
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812993837
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Mind Change
How Digital Technologies Are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains
Written by Susan Greenfield


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.99

We live in a world unimaginable only decades ago: a domain of backlit screens, instant information, and vibrant experiences that can outcompete dreary reality. Our brave new technologies offer incredible opportunities for work and play. But at what price?
 
Now renowned neuroscientist Susan Greenfield—known in the United Kingdom for challenging... Read more >
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Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
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ISBN: 9780307377166
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Your Inner Fish
A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body
Written by Neil Shubin


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $11.99

Details on a Major New Discovery included in a New AfterwordWhy do we look the way we do? Neil Shubin, the paleontologist and professor of anatomy who co-discovered Tiktaalik, the “fish with hands,” tells the story of our bodies as you've never heard it before. By examining fossils and DNA, he... Read more >
Use Your Brain to Change Your Age
Use Your Brain to Change Your Age
Written by Daniel G. Amen, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307888938
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Use Your Brain to Change Your Age
Secrets to Look, Feel, and Think Younger Every Day
Written by Daniel G. Amen, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $16.00

From the bestselling author and PBS star, a brain healthy program to turn back the clock, and keep your mind sharp and your body fit.

For more than 20 years, Dr. Daniel Amen has been helping people look and feel young, healthy, and vibrant with his brain healthy strategies. Now, he shares... Read more >
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The Wave
The Wave
Written by Susan Casey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767928854
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The Wave
In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean
Written by Susan Casey


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $15.95

A New York Times Notable Book
A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year

In her astonishing new book Susan Casey captures colossal, ship-swallowing waves, and the surfers and scientists who seek them out.
 
For legendary surfer Laird Hamilton, hundred foot waves represent the ultimate challenge. As Susan Casey travels...

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A Natural History of the Senses
A Natural History of the Senses
Written by Diane Ackerman
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ISBN: 9780679735663
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A Natural History of the Senses

Written by Diane Ackerman


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 10, 1991
Price: $16.95

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New York, along with dissertations on kisses and tattoos, sadistic cuisine and the music played by the planet Earth. "Delightful . . . gives the reader the... Read more >
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Animal Wise
Animal Wise
Written by Virginia Morell
Format: Trade Paperback
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

New York Times Bestseller
   
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... Read more >
Phi
Phi
Written by Giulio Tononi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907219
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Phi
A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul
Written by Giulio Tononi


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $30.00

This title is printed in full color throughout.

From one of the most original and influential neuroscientists at work today, here is an exploration of consciousness unlike any other—as told by Galileo, who opened the way for the objectivity of science and is now intent on making subjective experience a part of...

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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 Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739302941
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A Short History of Nearly Everything

Written by Bill Bryson
Read by Bill Bryson


Format: Abridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $30.00

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 >
Animal Wise
Animal Wise
Written by Virginia Morell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307461445
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Animal Wise
The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures
Written by Virginia Morell


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $26.00

Noted science writer Virginia Morell explores the frontiers of research on animal cognition and emotion, offering a surprising and moving exploration into the hearts and minds of wild and domesticated animals.
 
   Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a fish? Or a parrot, dolphin, or elephant?  Do they experience... Read more >
Mars Up Close
Mars Up Close
Written by Marc Kaufman, Foreword by Elon Musk
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426212789
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Mars Up Close
Inside the Curiosity Mission
Written by Marc Kaufman
Foreword by Elon Musk


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $40.00

With images never published before, many with surprising colors and landscapes that make you want to spend your next vacation on Mars, this is the one and only book written in consultation with NASA scientists that explains everything, detail by detail and moment by moment, about the most ambitious space expedition... Read more >
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