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UFOs
UFOs
Written by Leslie Kean
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307716859
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UFOs
Generals, Pilots and Government Officials Go On the Record
Written by Leslie Kean


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

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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The Information
The Information
Written by James Gleick, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307914972
Our Price: $25.00

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The Information
A History, a Theory, a Flood
Written by James Gleick
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $25.00

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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Space Atlas
Space Atlas
Written by James Trefil, Foreword by Buzz Aldrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426209710
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Space Atlas
Mapping the Universe and Beyond
Written by James Trefil
Foreword by Buzz Aldrin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $50.00

Filled with lavish illustrations, this book is a grand tour of the universe. Three ever widening domains are presented--the planets, the stars, and the large scale universe itself--each including the ones before it and extending outward.

The tour starts close to home within the first domain, our own solar system. There is... Read more >
A Natural History of the Senses
A Natural History of the Senses
Written by Diane Ackerman
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Black Holes and Baby Universes
Black Holes and Baby Universes
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553374117
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Black Holes and Baby Universes
And Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1994
Price: $18.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

THIRTEEN EXTRAORDINARY ESSAYS SHED NEW LIGHT ON THE MYSTERIES OF THE UNIVERSE—AND ON ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT THINKERS OF OUR TIME.
 
In his phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking literally transformed the way we think about physics, the universe, reality itself. In these thirteen essays...

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Wired for Story
Wired for Story
Written by Lisa Cron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607742463
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Wired for Story
The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers from the Very First Sentence
Written by Lisa Cron


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $11.99

This guide reveals how writers can utilize cognitive storytelling strategies to craft stories that ignite readers’ brains and captivate them through each plot element.

  Imagine knowing what the brain craves from every tale it encounters, what fuels the success of any great story, and what keeps readers transfixed. Wired for Story reveals these... Read more >
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Science Set Free
Science Set Free
Written by Rupert Sheldrake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436728
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Science Set Free
10 Paths to New Discovery
Written by Rupert Sheldrake


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

The bestselling author of Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home offers an intriguing new assessment of modern day science that will radically change the way we view what is possible.

In Science Set Free (originally published to acclaim in the UK as The Science Delusion), Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the... Read more >
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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437626
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

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... Read more >
Isaac's Storm
Isaac's Storm
Written by Erik Larson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780609602331
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Isaac's Storm
A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Written by Erik Larson


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: August 24, 1999
Price: $27.00

At the dawn of the twentieth century, a great confidence suffused America. Isaac Cline was one of the era's new men, a scientist who believed he knew all there was to know about the motion of clouds and the behavior of storms. The idea that a hurricane could damage the city... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307595256
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $15.99

From the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos comes his most expansive and accessible book to date—a book that takes on the grandest question: Is ours the only universe?

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in... Read more >
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