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Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278821
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Physics of the Impossible
A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $15.95

Teleportation, time machines, force fields, and interstellar space ships—the stuff of science fiction or potentially attainable future technologies? Inspired by the fantastic worlds of Star Trek, Star Wars, and Back to the Future, renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku takes an informed, serious, and often surprising look at what... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125246
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Biology Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP Biology... Read more >
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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213731
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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Now Covering More Than 1,000 Species With the Most-Detailed Information Found in a Single Volume
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer


Format: Hardcover, 744 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $40.00

Essential, comprehensive, and easy to use, the revised edition of National Geographic Complete Birds of North America is an astonishing resource that covers every bird species found in North America as well as all the seasonal visitors. Entries are organized by family group, the taxonomic organization newly updated to match current... Read more >
Demon-Haunted World
Demon-Haunted World
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345409461
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Demon-Haunted World
Science as a Candle in the Dark
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: February 25, 1997
Price: $17.00

"A glorious book . . . A spirited defense of science . . . From the first page to the last, this book is a manifesto for clear thought."

*Los Angeles Times



"POWERFUL . . . A stirring defense of informed rationality. . . Rich in surprising information and beautiful writing."

*The... Read more >
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A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385465
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $22.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORS

The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for years...

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67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs
67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs
Written by Jack Shepherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426213861
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67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs

Written by Jack Shepherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

It's an age-old battle: cat vs. dog. Now, National Geographic and BuzzFeed's Jack Shepherd team up to settle the dispute once and for all! Documenting cats' superior abilities in such areas as artistry, athleticism, and intellect, Shepherd provides compelling insight into the fight for pet dominance. Perfectly pairing witty text with... Read more >
My Brief History
My Brief History
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345535283
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My Brief History

Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $22.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look at his own life and intellectual evolution.

 
My Brief History recounts... Read more >
The Science Book
The Science Book
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Marshall Brain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426208089
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The Science Book
Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by Marshall Brain


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $25.95

The Science Book: Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works encapsulates centuries of scientific thought in one volume. Natural phenomena, revolutionary inventions, scientific facts, and the most up-to-date questions are all explained in detailed text that is complemented by visually arresting graphics.
 
Six major sections... Read more >
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The Hot Zone
The Hot Zone
Written by Richard Preston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817655
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The Hot Zone
The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus
Written by Richard Preston


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 14, 2012
Price: $7.99

The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. There is no cure. In a few days 90 percent of its victims are dead. A secret military SWAT team... Read more >
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A Short History of Nearly Everything
A Short History of Nearly Everything
Written by Bill Bryson, Read by Richard Matthews
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780736697958
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A Short History of Nearly Everything

Written by Bill Bryson
Read by Richard Matthews


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 4, 2003
Price: $27.50

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 >
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