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Cosmos
Cosmos
Written by Carl Sagan, Foreword by Neil deGrasse Tyson, Introduction by Ann Druyan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345539434
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Cosmos

Written by Carl Sagan
Foreword by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Introduction by Ann Druyan


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2013
Price: $15.00

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Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space... Read more >
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National Geographic Science of Everything
National Geographic Science of Everything
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by David Pogue
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211683
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National Geographic Science of Everything
How Things Work in Our World
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by David Pogue


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

National Geographic answers all the questions about how things work--the science, technology, biology, chemistry, physics, and mechanics--in an indispensible book that reveals the science behind virtually everything. How does the voice of a distant radio announcer make it through your alarm clock in the morning? How does your gas stove work?... Read more >
Dragons of Eden
Dragons of Eden
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801005
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Dragons of Eden
Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2012
Price: $7.99

Dr. Carl Sagan takes us on a great reading adventure, offering his vivid and startling insight into the brain of man and beast, the origin of human intelligence, the function of our most haunting legends--and their amazing links to recent discoveries.
"A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen... Read more >
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The Hidden Geometry of Life
The Hidden Geometry of Life
Written by Karen L. French
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780281087
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The Hidden Geometry of Life
The Science and Spirituality of Nature
Written by Karen L. French


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2012
Price: $19.95

Encompassing nature, science, art, architecture, and spirituality, and illustrated with over 700 photographs and line drawings, "The Hidden Geometry of Life" illuminates the secret underpinnings of existence. In her trademark easy-to-understand style, mathematician Karen French shows how sacred geometry permeates every level of being, manifesting itself in simple shapes and numbers... Read more >
The Big Idea
The Big Idea
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Timothy Ferris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426208102
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The Big Idea
How Breakthroughs of the Past Shape the Future
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by Timothy Ferris


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $35.00

From the Pythagorean theorem to DNA's double helix, from the discovery of microscopic life-forms to the theory of relativity—the big ideas of science and technology shape an era's worldview. Open this book, grasp the newest ideas from thought leaders of today, then spring off from them to move back through the... 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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Quest For Speed - Simple Guides

Written by Peter Gosling


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $10.95

Man’s quest for speed is driven by two ambitions. One is the competitive urge to excel — to go as fast as possible by any available means, and preferably to go faster than anybody else. The other, more practical, aim is to make travel and transport as swift and efficient as... Read more >
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Theory of Evolution - Simple Guides

Written by John Scotney


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $10.95

Today the theory of evolution by natural selection and the science of genetics are the twin keys to our understanding of how life on earth came about. Yet when an English naturalist called Charles Darwin first published his ideas in 1859 in a book called On the Origin of Species the... Read more >
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Rocks of Ages
Rocks of Ages
Written by Stephen Jay Gould
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ISBN: 9780307801418
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Rocks of Ages
Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life
Written by Stephen Jay Gould


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

"People of good will wish to see science and religion at peace. . . . I do not see how science and religion could be unified, or even synthesized, under any common scheme of explanation or analysis; but I also do not understand why the two enterprises should experience any conflict."... Read more >
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Billions & Billions
Billions & Billions
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801029
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Billions & Billions
Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $11.99

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world, and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy of the human mind, posing such fascinating questions as how did the... Read more >
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Broca's Brain
Broca's Brain
Written by Carl Sagan
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ISBN: 9780307800992
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Broca's Brain
Reflections on the Romance of Science
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $7.99

Carl Sagan, writer and scientist, returns from the frontier to tell us about how the world works. In his delightfully down-to-earth style, he explores and explains a mind-boggling future of intelligent robots, extraterrestrial life and its consquences, and other provocative, fascinating quandries of the future that we want to see today.


From... Read more >
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Cosmos
Cosmos
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800985
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Cosmos

Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $7.99

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Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean... Read more >
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Demon-Haunted World
Demon-Haunted World
Written by Carl Sagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801043
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Demon-Haunted World
Science as a Candle in the Dark
Written by Carl Sagan


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $13.99

"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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Pale Blue Dot
Pale Blue Dot
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801012
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Pale Blue Dot
A Vision of the Human Future in Space
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $13.99

"FASCINATING . . . MEMORABLE . . . REVEALING . . . PERHAPS THE BEST OF CARL SAGAN'S BOOKS."
--The Washington Post Book World (front page review)

In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible to millions of people around... Read more >
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Quest For Speed - Simple Guides
Quest For Speed - Simple Guides
Written by Peter Gosling
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334968
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Quest For Speed - Simple Guides

Written by Peter Gosling


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $10.95

Man’s quest for speed is driven by two ambitions. One is the competitive urge to excel — to go as fast as possible by any available means, and preferably to go faster than anybody else. The other, more practical, aim is to make travel and transport as swift and efficient as... Read more >
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Theory of Evolution - Simple Guides
Theory of Evolution - Simple Guides
Written by John Scotney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334951
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Theory of Evolution - Simple Guides

Written by John Scotney


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $10.95

Today the theory of evolution by natural selection and the science of genetics are the twin keys to our understanding of how life on earth came about. Yet when an English naturalist called Charles Darwin first published his ideas in 1859 in a book called On the Origin of Species the... Read more >
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The Discoveries
The Discoveries
Written by Alan Lightman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307483843
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The Discoveries
Great Breakthroughs in 20th-Century Science, Including the Original Papers
Written by Alan Lightman


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2009
Price: $17.99

In this captivating and lucid book, novelist and science writer Alan Lightman chronicles twenty-four great discoveries of twentieth-century science--everything from the theory of relativity to mapping the structure of DNA.These discoveries radically changed our notions of the world and our place in it. Here are Einstein, Fleming, Bohr, McClintock, Paul ing... Read more >
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The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers
The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers
Written by C. Claiborne Ray
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307429056
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The New York Times Second Book of Science Questions and Answers
225 New, Unusual, Intriguing, and Just Plain Bizarre Inquiries Into Everyday Sci entific Mysteries
Written by C. Claiborne Ray


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

What would kill you if you fell into a black hole? Once people finally get to Mars, how will they get back? What makes the holes in Swiss cheese? Are there any carnivorous plants that are harmful to humans? Are there really caterpillars that scream to protect themselves? How do birds... Read more >
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The Discoveries
The Discoveries
Written by Alan Lightman
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ISBN: 9780375713453
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The Discoveries
Great Breakthroughs in 20th-Century Science, Including the Original Papers
Written by Alan Lightman


Format: Trade Paperback, 594 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $21.00

In this captivating and lucid book, novelist and science writer Alan Lightman chronicles twenty-four great discoveries of twentieth-century science--everything from the theory of relativity to mapping the structure of DNA.These discoveries radically changed our notions of the world and our place in it. Here are Einstein, Fleming, Bohr, McClintock, Paul ing... Read more >
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New How Things Work
New How Things Work
Written by John Langone
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792269564
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New How Things Work
From Lawn Mowers to Surgical Robots and Everthing in Between
Written by John Langone


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2004
Price: $35.00

Covering all areas of technology, The New How Things Work contains the most up-to-date, elaborately illustrated, fascinating, and fun entries that explain how our technology-driven world functions.

Learn about the objects and ideas we encounter every day, and that are changing our lives, from DVDs and MP3s to plasma screen TVs and... Read more >
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