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The Interstellar Age
Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission
Written by Jim Bell
Read by Jim Bell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $40.00

The story of the men and women who drove the Voyager spacecraft mission— told by a scientist who was there from the beginning.

The Voyager spacecraft are our farthest-flung emissaries—11.3 billion miles away from the crew who built and still operate them, decades since their launch.

Voyager 1 left the solar system in... Read more >
The Future of the Mind

(Available February 17, 2015)
The Future of the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473349
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The Future of the Mind
The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $16.00

Michio Kaku, the New York Times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible and Physics of the Future tackles the most fascinating and complex object in the known universe: the human brain.

The Future of the Mind brings a topic that once belonged solely to the province of science fiction into a startling new reality. This...

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Is Shame Necessary?

(Available February 17, 2015)
Is Shame Necessary?
Written by Jennifer Jacquet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907578
Our Price: $24.00
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Is Shame Necessary?
New Uses for an Old Tool
Written by Jennifer Jacquet


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $24.00

An urgent, illuminating exploration of the social nature of shame and of how it might be used to promote large-scale political change and social reform.
 
In cultures that champion the individual, guilt is advertised as the cornerstone of conscience. But while guilt holds individuals to personal standards, it is powerless... Read more >
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Is Shame Necessary?
New Uses for an Old Tool
Written by Jennifer Jacquet


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $12.99

An urgent, illuminating exploration of the social nature of shame and of how it might be used to promote large-scale political change and social reform.
 
In cultures that champion the individual, guilt is advertised as the cornerstone of conscience. But while guilt holds individuals to personal standards, it is powerless... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the new AP Physics 1 Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

This eBook edition has been optimized for... Read more >
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Mind Change

(Available February 10, 2015)
Mind Change
Written by Susan Greenfield
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993820
Our Price: $28.00
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Mind Change
How Digital Technologies Are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains
Written by Susan Greenfield


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $28.00

We live in a world unimaginable only decades ago: a domain of backlit screens, instant information, and vibrant experiences that can outcompete dreary reality. Our brave new technologies offer incredible opportunities for work and play. But at what price?
 
Now renowned neuroscientist Susan Greenfield—known in the United Kingdom for challenging... Read more >
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Mind Change
How Digital Technologies Are Leaving Their Mark on Our Brains
Written by Susan Greenfield


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $13.99

We live in a world unimaginable only decades ago: a domain of backlit screens, instant information, and vibrant experiences that can outcompete dreary reality. Our brave new technologies offer incredible opportunities for work and play. But at what price?
 
Now renowned neuroscientist Susan Greenfield—known in the United Kingdom for challenging... Read more >
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Brilliant!

(Available February 3, 2015)
Brilliant!
Written by Bob Johnstone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781633880627
Our Price: $18.00
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Brilliant!
Shuji Nakamura And the Revolution in Lighting Technology (Updated Edition)
Written by Bob Johnstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 347 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $18.00

To celebrate the awarding of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics to Shuji Nakamura (along with two other Japanese scientists), this newly updated edition profiles the gifted Japanese engineer who is largely responsible for the coming revolution in lighting technology. Veteran technology writer Bob Johnstone not only was the first Western...

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Brilliant!
Shuji Nakamura And the Revolution in Lighting Technology (Updated Edition)
Written by Bob Johnstone


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $11.99

A revolution in the way we use artificial lighting is underway, one that is every bit as sweeping and significant as Edison’s invention of the light bulb. The technology of light emitting diodes (LEDs) is ready for widespread implementation. Its impacts will include a reduction in energy consumption for electric lighting... Read more >
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Our Mathematical Universe

(Available February 3, 2015)
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307744258
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $16.95

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
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This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?

(Available February 3, 2015)
This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
Written by Patrick Di Justo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804139885
Our Price: $15.00
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This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
From Eggnog to Beef Jerky, the Surprising Secrets
Written by Patrick Di Justo


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $15.00

What do a cup of coffee and cockroach pheromone have in common? How is Fix-A-Flat like sugarless gum? Is a Slim Jim meat stick really alive? If I Can't Believe It's Not Butter isn't butter, what is it?

All of these pressing questions and more are answered in This Is What You... Read more >
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This Is What You Just Put in Your Mouth?
From Eggnog to Beef Jerky, the Surprising Secrets of What's Inside Everyday Products
Written by Patrick Di Justo


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $9.99

What do a cup of coffee and cockroach pheromone have in common? How is Fix-A-Flat like sugarless gum? Is a Slim Jim meat stick really alive? If I Can't Believe It's Not Butter isn't butter, what is it?

All of these pressing questions and more are answered in This Is What You... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125130
Our Price: $14.99
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Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2015
Price: $14.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Chemistry Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding 2 full-length practice tests, thorough content reviews, and targeted strategies for every section of the exam.

This eBook edition has been specially formatted for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125864
Our Price: $18.99
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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the new AP Physics 1 Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Plato at the Googleplex
Plato at the Googleplex
Written by Rebecca Goldstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456724
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Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Written by Rebecca Goldstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $16.95

Is philosophy obsolete? Are the ancient questions still relevant in the age of cosmology and neuroscience, not to mention crowd-sourcing and cable news? The acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein provides a dazzlingly original plunge into the drama of philosophy, revealing its hidden role in today’s debates on religion, morality...

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Rare
Rare
Written by Keith Veronese
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149727
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The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth
Written by Keith Veronese


Format: Hardcover, 270 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $25.00

How will your life change when the supply of tantalum dries up? You may have never heard of this unusual metal, but without it smartphones would be instantly less omniscient, video game systems would falter, and laptops fail.  Tantalum is not alone.  Rhodium. Osmium. Niobium. Such refugees from the bottom of... Read more >
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Rare
The High-Stakes Race to Satisfy Our Need for the Scarcest Metals on Earth
Written by Keith Veronese


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

How will your life change when the supply of tantalum dries up? You may have never heard of this unusual metal, but without it smartphones would be instantly less omniscient, video game systems would falter, and laptops fail.  Tantalum is not alone.  Rhodium. Osmium. Niobium. Such refugees from the bottom of... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Soul Fallacy
The Soul Fallacy
Written by Julien Musolino, Foreword by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149628
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The Soul Fallacy
What Science Shows We Gain from Letting Go of Our Soul Beliefs
Written by Julien Musolino
Foreword by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Trade Paperback, 287 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $18.00

Most Americans believe they possess an immaterial soul that will survive the death of the body. In sharp contrast, the current scientific consensus rejects the traditional soul, although this conclusion is rarely discussed publicly. In this book, a cognitive scientist breaks the taboo and explains why modern science leads to this... Read more >
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The Soul Fallacy
What Science Shows We Gain From Letting Go of Our Soul Beliefs
Written by Julien Musolino
Foreword by Victor J. Stenger


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $11.99

Most Americans believe they possess an immaterial soul that will survive the death of the body. In sharp contrast, the current scientific consensus rejects the traditional soul, although this conclusion is rarely discussed publicly. In this book, a cognitive scientist breaks the taboo and explains why modern science leads to this... Read more >
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Grassland Grouse and Their Conservation

Written by Paul A. Johnsgard


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 3, 2014
Price: $39.95

Paul Johnsgard, one of the world's leading ornithologists, has written this book as a call to action. Conservationists have seen a marked decline in the populations of North American grouse, particularly the grassland-adapted species. Unless action is taken swiftly, at least one species -- Attwater's prairie-chicken -- is certain to follow... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125123
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Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Chemistry Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding 2 full-length practice tests, thorough content reviews, and targeted strategies for every section of the exam.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP Chem isor how important... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Consilience
Consilience
Written by E. O. Wilson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804154062
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Consilience
The Unity of Knowledge
Written by E. O. Wilson


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2014
Price: $13.99

"A dazzling journey across the sciences and humanities in search of deep laws to unite them." --The Wall Street Journal 

One of our greatest living scientists--and the winner of two Pulitzer Prizes for On Human Nature and The Ants--gives us a work of visionary importance that may be the crowning achievement of his career. In Consilience  (a... Read more >
In the Light of Science
In the Light of Science
Written by Demetris Nicolaides
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781615922253
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: Trade Paperback, 266 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $19.00

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
Written by Mel White, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426215179
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National Geographic Angry Birds Animal Showdown
50 Wild and Crazy Animal Face-Offs
Written by Mel White
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $22.95

Nature can be beautiful, but it can also get angry! A direct follow-up to National Geographic Angry Birds, this book uncovers real-life showdowns in nature, like the birds vs. pigs face-off that fans of the game know and love. Explore the natural world with the Angry Birds and get to know the real showdowns... Read more >
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