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The Story of the Human Body
The Story of the Human Body
Written by Daniel Lieberman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907417
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The Story of the Human Body
Evolution, Health, and Disease
Written by Daniel Lieberman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $11.99

In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman—chair of the department of human evolutionary biology at Harvard University and a leader in the field—gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years, even as it shows how the increasing disparity between... Read more >
Brave Genius
Brave Genius
Written by Sean B. Carroll
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307952332
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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: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $28.00

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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Brave Genius
Brave Genius
Written by Sean B. Carroll
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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: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $12.99

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...

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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
Written by Amy Briggs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213038
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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
The Science Behind the Saga
Written by Amy Briggs


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $22.95

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... three worlds collided. Angry Birds, Star Wars, and National Geographic united to take their fans on a galactic mission to uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery...

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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
Written by Amy Briggs, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
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ISBN: 9781426213021
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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
The Science Behind the Saga
Written by Amy Briggs
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.95

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... three worlds collided. Angry Birds, Star Wars, and National Geographic united to take their fans on a galactic mission to uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery... Read more >
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Believing
Believing
Written by Michael McGuire
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148294
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Believing
The Neuroscience of Fantasies, Fears, and Convictions
Written by Michael McGuire


Format: Trade Paperback, 267 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $19.95

A new book about brain chemistry, neural systems, and the formation of beliefs from the scientist who brought to light serotonin's many crucial roles in human behavior.
     
Beliefs: What are they? How have evolution and culture led to a brain that is seemingly committed to near endless belief creation? And once... Read more >
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Believing
The Neuroscience of Fantasies, Fears, and Convictions
Written by Michael McGuire


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On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $11.99

A new book about brain chemistry, neural systems, and the formation of beliefs from the scientist who brought to light serotonin's many crucial roles in human behavior.
     
Beliefs: What are they? How have evolution and culture led to a brain that is seemingly committed to near endless belief creation? And once... Read more >
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My Brief History
My Brief History
Written by Stephen Hawking
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345535283
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My Brief History

Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $22.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look at his own life and intellectual evolution.

 
My Brief History recounts... Read more >
My Brief History
My Brief History
Written by Stephen Hawking
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ISBN: 9780345539137
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My Brief History

Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $11.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look at his own life and intellectual evolution.

 
My Brief History recounts... Read more >
My Brief History
My Brief History
Written by Stephen Hawking, Read by Matthew Brenher
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804164283
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My Brief History

Written by Stephen Hawking
Read by Matthew Brenher


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $15.00

Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look at his own life and intellectual evolution.
 
My Brief History recounts Stephen Hawking’s improbable... Read more >
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My Brief History
My Brief History
Written by Stephen Hawking, Read by Matthew Brenher
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ISBN: 9780804164290
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My Brief History

Written by Stephen Hawking
Read by Matthew Brenher


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On Sale: September 10, 2013
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Stephen Hawking has dazzled readers worldwide with a string of bestsellers exploring the mysteries of the universe. Now, for the first time, perhaps the most brilliant cosmologist of our age turns his gaze inward for a revealing look at his own life and intellectual evolution.
 
My Brief History recounts Stephen Hawking’s improbable... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
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ISBN: 9780345806475
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
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ISBN: 9780345806468
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $7.99

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott, Read by Jonathan Cowley
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ISBN: 9780804193078
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $10.00

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
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The Transcendental Temptation
A Critique of Religion and the Paranormal
Written by Paul Kurtz


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.99

In this landmark work, Paul Kurtz examines the reasons why people accept supernatural and paranormal belief systems in spite of substantial evidence to the contrary. According to Kurtz, it is because there is within the human species a deeply rooted tendency toward magical thinking—the “transcendental temptation”—which undermines critical judgment and paves... Read more >
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The Transcendental Temptation
The Transcendental Temptation
Written by Paul Kurtz
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ISBN: 9781616148270
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The Transcendental Temptation
A Critique of Religion and the Paranormal
Written by Paul Kurtz


Format: Trade Paperback, 516 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $21.95

In this landmark work, Paul Kurtz examines the reasons why people accept supernatural and paranormal belief systems in spite of substantial evidence to the contrary. According to Kurtz, it is because there is within the human species a deeply rooted tendency toward magical thinking—the “transcendental temptation”—which undermines critical judgment and paves... Read more >
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Embryogenesis
Species, Gender, and Identity
Written by Richard Grossinger
Illustrated by Phoebe Gloeckner and Jillian O'Malley


Format: eBook, 952 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $39.95

Embryogenesis is an unusual book in that it brings together a highly illustrated, practical embryology book in simple language, perfect for health practitioners, with a fascinating read on the history and philosophy of biological science. It discusses the various stages of embryonic development (meiosis, fertilization, blastula development, and gastrulation, and then... Read more >
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Magnificent Principia
Magnificent Principia
Written by Colin Pask
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616147457
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Magnificent Principia
Exploring Isaac Newton's Masterpiece
Written by Colin Pask


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $26.00

Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg has written that "all that has happened since 1687 is a gloss on the Principia." Now you too can appreciate the significance of this stellar work, regarded by many as the greatest scientific contribution of all time. Despite its dazzling reputation, Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica... Read more >
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Magnificent Principia
Exploring Isaac Newton's Masterpiece
Written by Colin Pask


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg has written that "all that has happened since 1687 is a gloss on the Principia." Now you too can appreciate the significance of this stellar work, regarded by many as the greatest scientific contribution of all time. Despite its dazzling reputation, Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica... Read more >
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Our Political Nature
Our Political Nature
Written by Avi Tuschman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148232
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Our Political Nature
The Evolutionary Origins of What Divides Us
Written by Avi Tuschman


Format: Hardcover, 543 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $24.95

The first book to tell the natural history of political orientations. 
 

     Our Political Nature is the first book to reveal the hidden roots of our most deeply held moral values. It shows how political orientations across space and time arise from three clusters of measurable personality traits. These clusters entail opposing attitudes... Read more >
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Our Political Nature
The Evolutionary Origins of What Divides Us
Written by Avi Tuschman


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

The first book to tell the natural history of political orientations. 
 

     Our Political Nature is the first book to reveal the hidden roots of our most deeply held moral values. It shows how political orientations across space and time arise from three clusters of measurable personality traits. These clusters entail opposing attitudes... Read more >
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Science Set Free
Science Set Free
Written by Rupert Sheldrake
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ISBN: 9780770436728
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Science Set Free
10 Paths to New Discovery
Written by Rupert Sheldrake


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

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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Einstein
Einstein
Written by Philipp Frank
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ISBN: 9780307831361
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Einstein

Written by Philipp Frank


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $16.99

Much has been written about Albert Einstein, technical and biographical, but very little remains as valuable as this unique hybrid of a book written by Einstein’s colleague and contemporary. Both rich in personal insights and grounded in a deep knowledge of twentieth-century science, Phillip Frank's biography anchors the reader with a... Read more >
The Cancer Chronicles
The Cancer Chronicles
Written by George Johnson, Read by Arthur Morey
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ISBN: 9780804148528
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The Cancer Chronicles
Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery
Written by George Johnson
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $20.00

When the woman he loved was diagnosed with a metastatic cancer, science writer George Johnson embarked on a journey to learn everything he could about the disease and the people who dedicate their lives to understanding and combating it. What he discovered is a revolution under way—an explosion of new ideas...

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The Cancer Chronicles
The Cancer Chronicles
Written by George Johnson
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ISBN: 9780307595140
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The Cancer Chronicles
Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery
Written by George Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $27.95

When the woman he loved was diagnosed with a metastatic cancer, science writer George Johnson embarked on a journey to learn everything he could about the disease and the people who dedicate their lives to understanding and combating it. What he discovered is a revolution under way—an explosion of new ideas...

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