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Science Set Free
Science Set Free
Written by Rupert Sheldrake, Read by Rupert Sheldrake
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ISBN: 9780449806548
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Science Set Free
10 Paths to New Discovery
Written by Rupert Sheldrake
Read by Rupert Sheldrake


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 4, 2012
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The bestselling author of Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home offers an intriguing new assessment of modern day science that will radically change the way we view what is possible.

In Science Set Free (originally published to acclaim in the UK as The Science Delusion), Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, one of the... Read more >
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Discovery of Our Galaxy
Discovery of Our Galaxy
Written by Charles A. Whitney
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ISBN: 9780307817099
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Discovery of Our Galaxy

Written by Charles A. Whitney


Format: eBook, 308 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
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This is a book about the mystery and the passion, the imagination, religion, and poetry, the philosophy, the intellectual flights—and, above all, the people—that have created the science of astronomy, from Thales of Miletus predicting eclipses in the sixth century B.C. to today’s scientists probing the cosmic significance of the mysterious... Read more >
The Grand Design
The Grand Design
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
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The Grand Design

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? What is the nature of reality? Is the apparent “grand design” of our universe evidence of a benevolent creator who set things in motion—or does science offer another explanation? In this startling and lavishly illustrated book...

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Mr g
Mr g
Written by Alan Lightman
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ISBN: 9780307907042
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Mr g
A Novel About the Creation
Written by Alan Lightman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
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“As I remember, I had just woken up from a nap when I decided to create the universe.”
 
So begins Alan Lightman’s playful and profound new novel, Mr g, the story of Creation as told by God. Barraged by the constant advisements and bickerings of Aunt Penelope and Uncle Deva, who live...

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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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Hubble
Hubble
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith
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ISBN: 9781426208942
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Hubble
Imaging Space and Time
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

In the spirit of National Geographic’s top-selling Orbit, this large-format, full-color volume stands alone in revealing more than 200 of the most spectacular images from the Hubble Space Telescope during its lifetime, to the very eve of the 2008 final shuttle mission to the telescope. Written by two of the world’s... Read more >
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Once Before Time
Once Before Time
Written by Martin Bojowald
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ISBN: 9780307474551
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Once Before Time
A Whole Story of the Universe
Written by Martin Bojowald


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
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In his introduction to a revolutionary theory of the cosmos, Martin Bojowald shows how the big bang theory may give way to the big bounce theory, which describes our universe as an eternal series of expansions and contractions, with no beginning and no end.
 
In 2000, Bojowald, then a twenty-seven-year-old postdoctoral student...

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War of the Worldviews
War of the Worldviews
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780307886903
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War of the Worldviews
Where Science and Spirituality Meet -- and Do Not
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $13.99

Two bestselling authors first met in a televised Caltech debate on “the future of God,” one an articulate advocate for spirituality, the other a prominent physicist.  This remarkable book is the product of that serendipitous encounter and the contentious—but respectful—clash of worldviews that grew along with their friendship. 

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War of the Worldviews
War of the Worldviews
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow, Read by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow
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War of the Worldviews
Science Vs. Spirituality
Written by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow


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On Sale: October 4, 2011
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Two bestselling authors first met in a televised Caltech debate on “the future of God,” one an articulate advocate for spirituality, the other a prominent physicist.  This remarkable book is the product of that serendipitous encounter and the contentious—but respectful—clash of worldviews that grew along with their friendship. 

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Billions & Billions
Billions & Billions
Written by Carl Sagan
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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: $12.99

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.


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Comet, Revised
Comet, Revised
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
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ISBN: 9780307801050
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Comet, Revised

Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $11.99

WHAT ARE THESE GRACEFUL VISITORS TO OUR SKIES? WE NOW KNOW THAT THEY BRING BOTH LIFE AND DEATH AND TEACH US ABOUT OUR ORIGINS.



Comet begins with a breathtaking journey through space astride a comet. Pulitzer Prize-winning astronomer Carl Sagan, author of Cosmos and Contact, and writer Ann Druyan explore the origin... Read more >
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Cosmos
Cosmos
Written by Carl Sagan
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ISBN: 9780307800985
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Cosmos

Written by Carl Sagan


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

RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOX
 
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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Pale Blue Dot
Pale Blue Dot
Written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan
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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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The Order of Days
The Order of Days
Written by David Stuart
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ISBN: 9780307720818
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The Order of Days
The Maya World and the Truth About 2012
Written by David Stuart


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $11.99

The world's foremost expert on Maya culture looks at 2012 hysteria and explains the truth about what the Maya meant and what we want to believe.

Apocalypse 2012: An Investigation into Civilizations End. The World Cataclysm in 2012. 2012: The return of Quetzalcoatl. According to many of these alarmingly titled books, the...

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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking
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ISBN: 9780307790453
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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
And Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $13.99

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THIRTEEN EXTRAORDINARY ESSAYS SHED NEW LIGHT ON THE MYSTERIES OF THE UNIVERSE—AND ON ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT THINKERS OF OUR TIME.
 
In his phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking literally transformed the way we think about physics, the universe, reality itself. In these thirteen essays...

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A Brief History of Time
A Brief History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking
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ISBN: 9780553896923
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A Brief History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking


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On Sale: May 4, 2011
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A landmark volume in science writing by one of the great minds of our time, Stephen Hawking’s book explores such profound questions as: How did the universe begin—and what made its start possible? Does time always flow forward? Is the universe unending—or are there boundaries? Are there other dimensions... Read more >
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Written by Victor J. Stenger
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ISBN: 9781616144432
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Why the Universe Is Not Designed for Us
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 345 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $28.00

A number of authors have noted that if some physical parameters were slightly changed, the universe could no longer support life, as we know it. This implies that life depends sensitively on the physics of our universe. Does this "fine-tuning" of the universe suggest that a creator god intentionally calibrated the... Read more >
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The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning
Why the Universe Is Not Designed for Us
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

A number of authors have noted that if some physical parameters were slightly changed, the universe could no longer support life, as we know it. This implies that life depends sensitively on the physics of our universe. Does this "fine-tuning" of the universe suggest that a creator god intentionally calibrated the... Read more >
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The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307265630
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $29.95

From the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos comes his most expansive and accessible book to date—a book that takes on the grandest question: Is ours the only universe?

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780307595256
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $15.99

From the best-selling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos comes his most expansive and accessible book to date—a book that takes on the grandest question: Is ours the only universe?

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene, Read by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780739383520
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Read by Brian Greene


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $45.00

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of... Read more >
The Hidden Reality
The Hidden Reality
Written by Brian Greene, Read by Brian Greene
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ISBN: 9780307751614
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The Hidden Reality
Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
Written by Brian Greene
Read by Brian Greene


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $22.50

There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of... Read more >
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Once Before Time
Once Before Time
Written by Martin Bojowald
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ISBN: 9780307594259
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Once Before Time
A Whole Story of the Universe
Written by Martin Bojowald


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $11.99

In 2000, Martin Bojowald, then a twenty-seven-year-old post-doc at Pennsylvania State University, used a relatively new theory called loop quantum gravity—a cunning combination of Einstein’s theory of gravity with quantum mechanics—to create a simple model of the universe. Loop quantum cosmology was born, and with it, a theory that managed to... Read more >
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The Grand Design
The Grand Design
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780553805376
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The Grand Design

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $28.00

THE FIRST MAJOR WORK IN NEARLY A DECADE BY ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREAT THINKERS—A MARVELOUSLY CONCISE BOOK WITH NEW ANSWERS TO THE ULTIMATE QUESTIONS OF LIFE
 
When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? Why is there something rather than nothing? What is the nature of reality? Why... Read more >
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