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67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs
67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs
Written by Jack Shepherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426213861
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67 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs

Written by Jack Shepherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

It's an age-old battle: cat vs. dog. Now, National Geographic and BuzzFeed's Jack Shepherd team up to settle the dispute once and for all! Documenting cats' superior abilities in such areas as artistry, athleticism, and intellect, Shepherd provides compelling insight into the fight for pet dominance. Perfectly pairing witty text with... Read more >
The Accidental Universe
The Accidental Universe
Written by Alan Lightman
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ISBN: 9780345805959
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The Accidental Universe
The World You Thought You Knew
Written by Alan Lightman


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

With passion and curiosity, Alan Lightman explores the emotional and philosophical questions raised by recent discoveries in science. He looks at the dialogue between science and religion; the conflict between our human desire for permanence and the impermanence of nature; the possibility that our universe is simply an accident; the manner...

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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213731
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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America, 2nd Edition
Now Covering More Than 1,000 Species With the Most-Detailed Information Found in a Single Volume
Edited by Jonathan Alderfer


Format: Hardcover, 744 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $40.00

Essential, comprehensive, and easy to use, the revised edition of National Geographic Complete Birds of North America is an astonishing resource that covers every bird species found in North America as well as all the seasonal visitors. Entries are organized by family group, the taxonomic organization newly updated to match current... Read more >
Social
Social
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307889102
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Social
Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

We are profoundly social creatures – more than we know. 

In Social, renowned psychologist Matthew Lieberman explores groundbreaking research in social neuroscience revealing that our need to connect with other people is even more fundamental, more basic, than our need for food or shelter.  Because of this, our brain uses its... Read more >
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ, Read by Joe Ochman and Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399936
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
Read by Joe Ochman and Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
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ISBN: 9780804136969
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804136952
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804125253
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.99

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

This eBook edition has been specially formatted for on-screen viewing... Read more >
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History of the Space Shuttle, Volume Two
Development of the Space Shuttle, 1972-1981
Written by T. A. Heppenheimer


Format: eBook, 504 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $32.95

Basing his work on virtually untapped NASA archives, T. A. Heppenheimer has produced the second volume of his definitive history of the space shuttle. Volume Two traces the development of the shuttle through a decade of engineering setbacks and breakthroughs, program-management challenges, and political strategizing, culminating in the first launch in... Read more >
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Soul and Cosmos: The Physics and Metaphysics of the Stars and Planets
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Bernadette Mayer


Format: eBook, 840 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ever since Homo sapiens first looked up at the stars, we as a species have been looking for meaning in the mysteries of the night sky. Over the millennia, as our knowledge, science, and technology developed, the stories we told ourselves about the universe and our place in it developed as... Read more >
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Written by Richard Grossinger, Foreword by Bernadette Mayer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947104
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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Soul and Cosmos: The Physics and Metaphysics of the Stars and Planets
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Bernadette Mayer


Format: Trade Paperback, 840 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ever since Homo sapiens first looked up at the stars, we as a species have been looking for meaning in the mysteries of the night sky. Over the millennia, as our knowledge, science, and technology developed, the stories we told ourselves about the universe and our place in it developed as... Read more >
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Brave Genius
Brave Genius
Written by Sean B. Carroll
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307952349
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Brave Genius
A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize
Written by Sean B. Carroll


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $16.99

The never-before-told account of the intersection of some of the most insightful minds of the 20th century, and a fascinating look at how war, resistance, and friendship can catalyze genius.
 
In the spring of 1940, the aspiring but unknown writer Albert Camus and budding scientist Jacques Monod were quietly pursuing ordinary, separate lives... Read more >
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550 AP Biology Practice Questions
550 AP Biology Practice Questions
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124881
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550 AP Biology Practice Questions

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $16.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get extra preparation for an excellent AP Biology score with 550 extra practice questions and answers.

Practice makes perfect—and The Princeton Review’s 550 AP Biology Practice Questions gives you everything you need to work your way to the top. Inside, you’ll find tips and strategies... Read more >
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Overpowered
The Dangers of Electromagnetic Radiation (EMF) and What You Can Do about It
Written by Martin Blank, PhD


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $23.95

Keys, wallet, cell phone . . . ready to go! Cell phones have become ubiquitous fixtures of twenty-first-century life—suctioned to our ears and stuck in our pockets. Yet, we’ve all heard whispers that these essential little devices give you brain cancer. Many of us are left wondering, as Maureen Dowd recently...

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Where Climate Is Heading
Where Climate Is Heading
Written by Climate Central
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910344
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Where Climate Is Heading

Written by Climate Central


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from the much-praised climate change primer Global Weirdness, written by Climate Central, the nonprofit, nonpartisan source for all things climate-related: a straightforward, unbiased, peer-reviewed, roll-up-your-sleeves practical account of what we can expect from climate change in the future. 

Over the last several decades, human greenhouse gas emissions have... Read more >
Crap Taxidermy
Crap Taxidermy
Written by Kat Su
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607748205
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Crap Taxidermy

Written by Kat Su


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $12.99

A humorous look at what happens when taxidermy goes terribly wrong, by the founder of the hit website crappytaxidermy.com.

A relaxed toad enjoying a smoke and a brew. A cat with eerily flexible front legs. A smiling lion with receding gums. Whether you choose to laugh or cringe at these spectacularly bad... Read more >
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Crap Taxidermy
Crap Taxidermy
Written by Kat Su
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ISBN: 9781607748212
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Crap Taxidermy

Written by Kat Su


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

A humorous look at what happens when taxidermy goes terribly wrong, by the founder of the hit website crappytaxidermy.com.

A relaxed toad enjoying a smoke and a brew. A cat with eerily flexible front legs. A smiling lion with receding gums. Whether you choose to laugh or cringe at these spectacularly bad... Read more >
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God and the Multiverse
God and the Multiverse
Written by Victor J. Stenger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149703
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God and the Multiverse
Humanity's Expanding View of the Cosmos
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: Hardcover, 447 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $26.00

Cosmologists have reasons to believe that the vast universe in which we live is just one of an endless number of other universes within a multiverse—a mind-boggling array that may extend indefinitely in space and endlessly in both the past and the future. Victor Stenger reviews the key developments in the... Read more >
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God and the Multiverse
Humanity's Expanding View of the Cosmos
Written by Victor J. Stenger


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $11.99

Cosmologists have reasons to believe that the vast universe in which we live is just one of an endless number of other universes within a multiverse—a mind-boggling array that may extend indefinitely in space and endlessly in both the past and the future. Victor Stenger reviews the key developments in the... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125321
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Cracking the AP Environmental Science Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


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

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Environmental Science 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 tough AP... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804125369
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Cracking the AP Physics C Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $18.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Physics C 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 tough AP... Read more >
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Longhorned Woodboring Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae and Disteniidae)
Primary Types of the Smithsonian Institution
Written by Steven W. Lingafelter, Eugenio H. Nearns and Michael Biondi


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $69.95

In terms of quantity and breadth, the Smithsonian Institution’s collection of longhorned woodboring beetles is one of the most important in the world. The effort to establish and describe this collection began as early as 1889, when the Smithsonian hired its first coleopterist (who was also only the second salaried entomologist... Read more >
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Longhorned Woodboring Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae and Disteniidae)
Longhorned Woodboring Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae and Disteniidae)
Written by Steven W. Lingafelter, Eugenio H. Nearns and Michael Biondi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623403
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Longhorned Woodboring Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae and Disteniidae)
Primary Types of the Smithsonian Institution
Written by Steven W. Lingafelter, Eugenio H. Nearns and Michael Biondi


Format: Hardcover, 390 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $69.95

In terms of quantity and breadth, the Smithsonian Institution’s collection of longhorned woodboring beetles is one of the most important in the world. The effort to establish and describe this collection began as early as 1889, when the Smithsonian hired its first coleopterist (who was also only the second salaried entomologist... Read more >
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Mathematics and the Real World
The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics
Written by Zvi Artstein


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $12.99

In this accessible and illuminating study of how the science of mathematics developed, a veteran math researcher and educator looks at the ways in which  our evolutionary makeup is both a help and a hindrance to the study of math.

Artstein chronicles the discovery of important mathematical connections between mathematics and the... Read more >
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Mathematics and the Real World
Mathematics and the Real World
Written by Zvi Artstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616140915
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Mathematics and the Real World
The Remarkable Role of Evolution in the Making of Mathematics
Written by Zvi Artstein


Format: Hardcover, 426 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.00

In this accessible and illuminating study of how the science of mathematics developed, a veteran math researcher and educator looks at the ways in which  our evolutionary makeup is both a help and a hindrance to the study of math.

Artstein chronicles the discovery of important mathematical connections between mathematics and the... Read more >
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