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The Universe Within
The Universe Within
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473271
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The Universe Within
The Deep History of the Human Body
Written by Neil Shubin


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $15.95

A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year

In The Universe Within, Neil Shubin reveals the connection between the evolution of the cosmos and the evolution of the human body.
 
Just as the history of the earth is written in the rocks, so too is the universe’s 14-billion-year history written in...

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The Universe Within
The Universe Within
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307378439
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The Universe Within
Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People
Written by Neil Shubin


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $25.95

**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**

From one of our finest and most popular science writers, and the best-selling author of Your Inner Fish, comes the answer to a scientific mystery as big as the world itself: How are the events that formed our solar system billions of years ago embedded...

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The Universe Within
The Universe Within
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907868
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The Universe Within
The Deep History of the Human Body
Written by Neil Shubin


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $11.99

From one of our finest and most popular science writers, the best-selling author of Your Inner Fish, comes the answer to a scientific mystery story as big as the world itself: How have astronomical events that took place millions of years ago created the unique qualities of the human species?

In his... Read more >
The Universe Within
The Universe Within
Written by Neil Shubin, Read by Marc Cashman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449012932
Our Price: $17.50

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The Universe Within
Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People
Written by Neil Shubin
Read by Marc Cashman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $17.50

From one of our finest and most popular science writers, the best-selling author of Your Inner Fish, comes the answer to a scientific mystery story as big as the world itself: How have astronomical events that took place millions of years ago created the unique qualities of the human species?

In his... Read more >
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The Third Chimpanzee
The Third Chimpanzee
Written by Jared Diamond, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449013496
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The Third Chimpanzee
The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal
Written by Jared Diamond
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $22.50

The Development of an Extraordinary Species
We human beings share 98 percent of our genes with chimpanzees. Yet humans are the dominant species on the planet -- having founded civilizations and religions, developed intricate and diverse forms of communication, learned science, built cities, and created breathtaking works of art -- while chimps... Read more >
The Hand
The Hand
Written by Frank R. Wilson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307772770
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The Hand
How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture
Written by Frank R. Wilson


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $13.99

"A startling argument . . . provocative . . . absorbing." --The Boston Globe

"Ambitious . . . arresting . . . celebrates the importance of hands to our lives today as well as to the history of our species."
--The New York Times Book Review

The human hand is a miracle of... Read more >
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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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Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375424472
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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: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $24.00

Why do we look the way we do? What does the human hand have in common with the wing of a fly? Are breasts, sweat glands, and scales connected in some way? To better understand the inner workings of our bodies and to trace the origins of many of today's most... Read more >
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Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: eBook
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: eBook
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 >
Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin, Read by Marc Cashman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739366295
Our Price: $17.50

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

Your Inner Fish
A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body
Written by Neil Shubin
Read by Marc Cashman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $17.50

Why do we look the way we do? What does the human hand have in common with the wing of a fly? Are breasts, sweat glands, and scales connected in some way? To better understand the inner workings of our bodies and to trace the origins of many of today’s most... Read more >
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Body
Body
Written by Patricia S. Daniels, Lisa Stein and Trisha Gura, Foreword by Richard Restak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426201288
Our Price: $40.00
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Body
The Complete Human
Written by Patricia S. Daniels, Lisa Stein and Trisha Gura
Foreword by Richard Restak


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2007
Price: $40.00

Ideal for families, students, and anyone who's interested in maintaining good health, Body engagingly reveals the complex and fascinating systems of the human machine;from head to toe, cells to skin, inner workings to outward appearance.

Organized by body system, the chapters offer a balanced combination of basic anatomical and physiological information... Read more >
The Evolving Brain
The Evolving Brain
Written by R. Grant Steen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591024804
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The Evolving Brain
The Known And the Unknown
Written by R. Grant Steen


Format: Hardcover, 437 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2007
Price: $28.99

The human brain is arguably the most complex object in the universe. With about 100 billion neurons, each of which makes perhaps 10,000 synapses, our incredible central processing unit is capable of roughly 1,000 trillion interconnections. What do scientists know about how this amazingly complex organ functions? Is it even possible... Read more >
Are You a Machine?
Are You a Machine?
Written by Eliezer J. Sternberg, Illustrated by Shannon Balke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591024835
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Are You a Machine?
The Brain, the Mind, And What It Means to Be Human
Written by Eliezer J. Sternberg
Illustrated by Shannon Balke


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $18.99

Right now, someone in an artificial intelligence lab is fusing silicon circuitry in an attempt to engineer the human mind. In a hospital, a neurosurgeon is attempting to influence a patient’s emotions by firing electrical impulses into his brain. In a classroom, a teacher is explaining how neurons in the brain... Read more >
The Ontogenetic Basis of Human Anatomy
The Ontogenetic Basis of Human Anatomy
Written by Erich Blechschmidt, Edited by Brian Freeman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781556435072
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The Ontogenetic Basis of Human Anatomy
A Biodynamic Approach to Development from Conception to Birth
Written by Erich Blechschmidt
Edited by Brian Freeman


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2004
Price: $30.00

This book presents an anatomical overview of the changing form and structure of the human body. Although biomechanical embryology can be traced back to the 19th century, up until recently the most commonly accepted framework for the study of human ontogeny (development of the individual) was molecular biology, which all too... Read more >
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