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An Apple a Day
An Apple a Day
Written by Joe Schwarcz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590514580
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An Apple a Day
The Myths, Misconceptions, and Truths Abou the Foods We Eat
Written by Joe Schwarcz


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $14.95

Eat salmon. It’s full of good omega-3 fats. Don’t eat salmon. It’s full of PCBs and mercury. Eat more veggies. They’re full of good antioxidants. Don’t eat more veggies. The pesticides will give you cancer.

Forget your dinner jacket and put on your lab coat: you have to be a nutritional... Read more >
Biocidal
Confronting the Poisonous Legacy of PCBs
Written by Ted Dracos


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $31.95

The first full account of the scientific and political dynamics of global PCB contamination, and its threat to human health and the environment
 
Whether or not you've heard of PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls), it's likely that this toxic chemical can be found in your cells. PCBs were invented in 1920 for the electronics... Read more >
God's Brain
God's Brain
Written by Lionel Tiger and Michael McGuire
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616141646
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God's Brain

Written by Lionel Tiger and Michael McGuire


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $25.00

In the fractious debate on the existence of God and the nature of religion, two distinguished authors radically alter the discussion. Taking a perspective rooted in evolutionary biology with a focus on brain science, the authors elucidate the perennial questions about religion: What is its purpose? How did it arise? What... Read more >
An Apple A Day
An Apple A Day
Written by Joe Schwarcz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590513118
Our Price: $23.95
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An Apple A Day
The Myths, Misconceptions, and Truths About the Foods We Eat
Written by Joe Schwarcz


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $23.95

Eat salmon. It’s full of good omega-3 fats. Don’t eat salmon. It’s full of PCBs and mercury. Eat more veggies. They’re full of good antioxidants. Don’t eat more veggies. The pesticides will give you cancer.

Forget your dinner jacket and put on your lab coat: you have to be a nutritional... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
An Apple A Day

Written by Joe Schwarcz


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $14.95

Eat salmon. It’s full of good omega-3 fats. Don’t eat salmon. It’s full of PCBs and mercury. Eat more veggies. They’re full of good antioxidants. Don’t eat more veggies. The pesticides will give you cancer.

Forget your dinner jacket and put on your lab coat: you have to be a... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Living Terrors
Living Terrors
Written by Michael T. Osterholm Phd., M.P.H. and John Schwartz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307423122
Our Price: $13.99
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Living Terrors
What America Needs to Know to Survive the Coming Bioterrorist Catastrophe
Written by Michael T. Osterholm Phd., M.P.H. and John Schwartz


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

America is one killer organism away from a living nightmare that threatens all we hold dear...

A deadly cloud of powdered anthrax spores settles unnoticed over a crowded football stadium.... A school cafeteria lunch is infected with a drug-resistant strain of E. coli.... Thousands in a bustling shopping mall inhale a lethal... Read more >
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