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Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
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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
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ISBN: 9780739366295
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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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Evolution for Everyone
Evolution for Everyone
Written by David Sloan Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385340922
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Evolution for Everyone
How Darwin's Theory Can Change the Way We Think About Our Lives
Written by David Sloan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $16.00

What is the biological reason for gossip?
For laughter? For the creation of art?
Why do dogs have curly tails?
What can microbes tell us about morality?


These and many other questions are tackled by renowned evolutionist David Sloan Wilson in this witty and groundbreaking new book. With stories that entertain as much as they... Read more >
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Intelligent Thought
Intelligent Thought
Edited by John Brockman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307426406
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Intelligent Thought
Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement
Edited by John Brockman


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Evolutionary science lies at the heart of a modern understanding of the natural world. Darwin’s theory has withstood 150 years of scientific scrutiny, and today it not only explains the origin and design of living things, but highlights the importance of a scientific understanding in our culture and in our lives.

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Snowball Earth
Snowball Earth
Written by Gabrielle Walker
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ISBN: 9780307421661
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Snowball Earth
The Story of a Maverick Scientist and His Theory of the Global Catastrophe That Spawned Life As We Know It
Written by Gabrielle Walker


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

Did the Earth once undergo a super ice age, one that froze the entire planet from the poles to the equator? In Snowball Earth, gifted writer Gabrielle Walker has crafted an intriguing global adventure story, following maverick scientist Paul Hoffman’s quest to prove a theory so audacious and profound that it... Read more >
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Relics of Eden
Relics of Eden
Written by Daniel J. Fairbanks
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591025641
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Relics of Eden
The Powerful Evidence of Evolution in Human DNA
Written by Daniel J. Fairbanks


Format: Hardcover, 281 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2007
Price: $26.99

Since the publication in 1859 of Darwin’s Origin of Species, debate over the theory of evolution has been continuous and often impassioned. In recent years, opponents of "Darwin’s dangerous idea" have mounted history’s most sophisticated and generously funded attack, claiming that evolution is "a theory in crisis." Ironically, these claims are... Read more >
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Evolution for Everyone
Evolution for Everyone
Written by David Sloan Wilson
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ISBN: 9780440336808
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Evolution for Everyone
How Darwin's Theory Can Change the Way We Think About Our Lives
Written by David Sloan Wilson


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $11.99

What is the biological reason for gossip?
For laughter? For the creation of art?
Why do dogs have curly tails?
What can microbes tell us about morality?


These and many other questions are tackled by renowned evolutionist David Sloan Wilson in this witty and groundbreaking new book. With stories that entertain as much as they... Read more >
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Bringing Back the Dodo
Bringing Back the Dodo
Written by Wayne Grady
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771035050
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Bringing Back the Dodo
Lessons in Natural and Unnatural History
Written by Wayne Grady


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $19.95

This is a strikingly thought-provoking book about how the forces of evolution and extinction have shaped the living world, and the part that humans play therein. These elegant and penetrating essays speak to some of our most fundamental questions about the human and animal worlds, and confirm Grady’s standing as one... Read more >
The Top 10 Myths about Evolution
The Top 10 Myths about Evolution
Written by Cameron M. Smith and Charles Sullivan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591024798
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The Top 10 Myths about Evolution

Written by Cameron M. Smith and Charles Sullivan


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2006
Price: $16.99

Though the United States is the world leader in science and technology, many of its citizens display a shocking ignorance regarding basic scientific facts. Recent surveys have revealed that only about half of Americans realize that humans have never lived side by side with dinosaurs, and about the same number reject... Read more >
Not in Our Classrooms
Not in Our Classrooms
Written by Eugenie Scott and Glenn Branch, Foreword by Bill Nye
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807032787
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Not in Our Classrooms
Why Intelligent Design Is Wrong for Our Schools
Written by Eugenie Scott and Glenn Branch
Foreword by Bill Nye


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2006
Price: $14.00

The book . . . is an excellent resource to deal with the attack on evolution, which is a surrogate, and indeed a wedge, for a wide-ranging crusade against the scientific integrity of the public education system in America."--Rev. Barry W. Lynn from the Foreword

More than eighty years after the Scopes... Read more >
The Genius Factory
The Genius Factory
Written by David Plotz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812970524
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The Genius Factory
The Curious History of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank
Written by David Plotz


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $14.95

It was the most radical human-breeding experiment in American history, and no one knew how it turned out. The Repository for Germinal Choice–nicknamed the Nobel Prize sperm bank–opened to notorious fanfare in 1980, and for two decades, women flocked to it from all over the country to choose a sperm donor... Read more >
Evolution
Evolution
Written by Edward J. Larson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968491
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Evolution
The Remarkable History of a Scientific Theory
Written by Edward J. Larson


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $14.95

“I often said before starting, that I had no doubt I should frequently repent of the whole undertaking.” So wrote Charles Darwin aboard The Beagle, bound for the Galapagos Islands and what would arguably become the greatest and most controversial discovery in scientific history. But the theory of evolution did not... Read more >
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Evolution
Evolution
Written by Edward J. Larson
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ISBN: 9781588365385
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Evolution
The Remarkable History of a Scientific Theory
Written by Edward J. Larson


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $11.99

“I often said before starting, that I had no doubt I should frequently repent of the whole undertaking.” So wrote Charles Darwin aboard The Beagle, bound for the Galapagos Islands and what would arguably become the greatest and most controversial discovery in scientific history. But the theory of evolution did not... Read more >
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Intelligent Thought
Intelligent Thought
Edited by John Brockman
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ISBN: 9780307277220
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Intelligent Thought
Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement
Edited by John Brockman


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $14.95

Evolutionary science lies at the heart of a modern understanding of the natural world. Darwin’s theory has withstood 150 years of scientific scrutiny, and today it not only explains the origin and design of living things, but highlights the importance of a scientific understanding in our culture and in our lives.

Recently... Read more >
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The Genius Factory
The Genius Factory
Written by David Plotz, Read by Stefan Rudnicki
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415926383
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The Genius Factory
The Curious History of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank
Written by David Plotz
Read by Stefan Rudnicki


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 28, 2005
Price: $17.50

It was the most radical human-breeding experiment in American history, and no one knew how it turned out. The Repository for Germinal Choice–nicknamed the Nobel Prize sperm bank–opened to notorious fanfare in 1980, and for two decades, women flocked to it from all over the country to choose a sperm donor... Read more >
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The Genius Factory
The Genius Factory
Written by David Plotz, Read by Stefan Rudnicki
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ISBN: 9780739320716
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The Genius Factory
The Curious History of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank
Written by David Plotz
Read by Stefan Rudnicki


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 7, 2005
Price: $13.75

It was the most radical human-breeding experiment in American history, and no one knew how it turned out. The Repository for Germinal Choice–nicknamed the Nobel Prize sperm bank–opened to notorious fanfare in 1980, and for two decades, women flocked to it from all over the country to choose a sperm donor... Read more >
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The Genius Factory
The Genius Factory
Written by David Plotz
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ISBN: 9781588364708
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The Genius Factory
The Curious History of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank
Written by David Plotz


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 7, 2005
Price: $13.99

It was the most radical human-breeding experiment in American history, and no one knew how it turned out. The Repository for Germinal Choice–nicknamed the Nobel Prize sperm bank–opened to notorious fanfare in 1980, and for two decades, women flocked to it from all over the country to choose a sperm donor... Read more >
Kindness In A Cruel World
Kindness In A Cruel World
Written by Nigel Barber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591022282
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Kindness In A Cruel World
The Evolution Of Altruism
Written by Nigel Barber


Format: Hardcover, 415 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2004
Price: $28.99

What do mutual grooming, politeness, priestly celibacy, military heroism, car insurance, and overwork have in common? All are probable examples of the recently discovered evolutionary mechanism called "reciprocal altruism." Put simply, the concept means, "You scratch my back and I’ll scratch yours." Although rare in animals, reciprocal altruism colors much of... Read more >
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