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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: eBook0
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

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 begun to change... 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: eBook0
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
Format: Trade Paperback
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
Format: Trade Paperback
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: eBook0
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, 408 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: eBook0
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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National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Wildlife
National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Wildlife
Written by National Geographic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213724
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National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Wildlife
From Your Back Door to the Great Outdoors
Written by National Geographic


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $40.00

From one of the most trusted names in field guides comes a new and lavishly illustrated guide to identifying North America's most common birds, mammals, insects, reptiles, and amphibians, plus fish and other aquatic creatures. Broad in scope and clearly organized, National Geographic Illustrated Guide to Wildlife is just like having... Read more >
The Scientist as Rebel

Written by Freeman Dyson


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $17.95

From Galileo to today’s amateur astronomers, scientists have been rebels, writes Freeman Dyson. Like artists and poets, they are free spirits who resist the restrictions their cultures impose on them. In their pursuit of nature’s truths, they are guided as much by imagination as by reason, and their greatest theories have... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804125246
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $18.99

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.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP Biology... Read more >
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Great Apes and Humans
Great Apes and Humans
Edited by Benjamin B. Beck, Tara S. Stoinski, Michael Hutchins, Terry L. Maple and Bryan Norton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935623588
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Great Apes and Humans
The Ethics of Coexistence
Edited by Benjamin B. Beck, Tara S. Stoinski, Michael Hutchins, Terry L. Maple and Bryan Norton


Format: Trade Paperback, 388 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $39.95

The great apes -- gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos, and orangutans -- are known to be our closest living relatives. Chimpanzees in particular share 98 percent of our DNA, and scientists widely agree that they exhibit intellectual abilities long thought to be unique to humans, such as self-awareness and the ability to interpret... Read more >
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It Started with Copernicus
Vital Questions about Science
Written by Keith Parsons


Format: eBook0
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $11.99

A unique approach to the philosophy of science that focuses on the liveliest and most important controversies surrounding science

Is science more rational or objective than any other intellectual endeavor? Are scientific theories accurate depictions of reality or just useful devices for manipulating the environment? These core questions are the focus of... Read more >
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It Started with Copernicus
It Started with Copernicus
Written by Keith Parsons
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149291
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It Started with Copernicus
Vital Questions about Science
Written by Keith Parsons


Format: Trade Paperback, 429 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.95

A unique approach to the philosophy of science that focuses on the liveliest and most important controversies surrounding science

Is science more rational or objective than any other intellectual endeavor? Are scientific theories accurate depictions of reality or just useful devices for manipulating the environment? These core questions are the focus of... Read more >
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Maine to Greenland
Maine to Greenland
Written by Wilfred E. Richard and William Fitzhugh, Photographed by Wilfred E. Richard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588343772
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Maine to Greenland
Exploring the Maritime Far Northeast
Written by Wilfred E. Richard and William Fitzhugh
Photographed by Wilfred E. Richard


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $40.00

Maine to Greenland is a testament to one of the world's great geographic regions: the Maritime Far Northeast. For more than three decades, William W. Fitzhugh and Wilfred E. Richard have explored the Northeast’s Atlantic corridor and its fascinating history, habitat, and culture. The authors’ powerful personal essays and Richard’s stunning... Read more >
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Maine to Greenland
Exploring the Maritime Far Northeast
Written by Wilfred E. Richard and William Fitzhugh
Photographed by Wilfred E. Richard


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $40.00

Maine to Greenland is a testament to one of the world's great geographic regions: the Maritime Far Northeast. For more than three decades, William W. Fitzhugh and Wilfred E. Richard have explored the Northeast’s Atlantic corridor and its fascinating history, habitat, and culture. The authors’ powerful personal essays and Richard’s stunning... Read more >
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Mars Up Close
Mars Up Close
Written by Marc Kaufman, Foreword by Elon Musk
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426212789
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Mars Up Close
Inside the Curiosity Mission
Written by Marc Kaufman
Foreword by Elon Musk


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $40.00

With images never published before, many with surprising colors and landscapes that make you want to spend your next vacation on Mars, this is the one and only book written in consultation with NASA scientists that explains everything, detail by detail and moment by moment, about the most ambitious space expedition... Read more >
The Science Delusion
The Science Delusion
Written by Curtis White
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193908
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The Science Delusion
Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
Written by Curtis White


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

One of our most brilliant social critics—and the author of the bestselling The Middle Mind—presents a scathing critique of the “delusions” of science alongside a rousing defense of the role of art and philosophy in our culture

The so-called new atheists, most famously Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens, made a splash in the... Read more >
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