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The Hot Zone
The Hot Zone
Written by Richard Preston
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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 >
1493
1493
Written by Charles C. Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278241
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1493
Uncovering the New World Columbus Created
Written by Charles C. Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of 1491. Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China...

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Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277459
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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: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $16.00

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 >
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The Universe in a Nutshell
The Universe in a Nutshell
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553802023
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The Universe in a Nutshell

Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2001
Price: $35.00

Stephen Hawking’s phenomenal, multimillion-copy bestseller, A Brief History of Time, introduced the ideas of this brilliant theoretical physicist to readers all over the world.

Now, in a major publishing event, Hawking returns with a lavishly illustrated sequel that unravels the mysteries of the major breakthroughs that have occurred in the years... Read more >
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804136952
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780307278128
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $16.95

The bestselling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos tackles perhaps the most mind-bending question in modern physics and cosmology: Is our universe the only universe?

There was a time when "universe" meant all there is. Everything. Yet, a number of theories are converging on the possibility that...

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The Fabric of the Cosmos
The Fabric of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780375727207
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The Fabric of the Cosmos
Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2005
Price: $16.95

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 >
The Story of the Human Body
The Story of the Human Body
Written by Daniel Lieberman
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ISBN: 9780307741806
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The Story of the Human Body
Evolution, Health, and Disease
Written by Daniel Lieberman


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $15.95

In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years. He illuminates the major transformations that contributed to key adaptations to the body: the rise of bipedalism; the shift to a non-fruit-based diet; the... Read more >
A Brief History of Time
A Brief History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553109535
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A Brief History of Time
And Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1998
Price: $30.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Published more than two decades ago to great critical acclaim and commercial success, A Brief History of Time has become a landmark volume in science writing. Stephen Hawking, one of the great minds of our time, explores such profound questions as: How did the universe... Read more >
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