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Mind Change
Mind Change
Written by Susan Greenfield
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993820
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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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Hyperspace
Hyperspace
Written by Michio Kaku
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385477055
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Hyperspace
A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the 10th Dimens ion
Written by Michio Kaku


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 1, 1995
Price: $16.00

The first book-length exploration of the most exciting development in modern physics, the theory of 10-dimensional space. The theory of hyperspace, which Michio Kaku pioneered, may be the leading candidate for the Theory of Everything that Einstein spent the remaining years of his life searching for. Read more >
The Male Brain
The Male Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767927543
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The Male Brain

Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.99

From the author of the groundbreaking New York Times bestseller The Female Brain, here is the eagerly awaited follow-up book that demystifies the puzzling male brain.

 

Dr. Louann Brizendine, the founder of the first clinic in the country to study gender differences in brain, behavior, and hormones, turns her attention to the...

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1493
1493
Written by Charles C. Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278241
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1493
Uncovering the New World Columbus Created
Written by Charles C. Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $16.95

A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of 1491. Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China...

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The Origin of Species
The Origin of Species
Written by Charles Darwin
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553214635
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The Origin of Species
By Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
Written by Charles Darwin


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1999
Price: $6.95

The publication of Darwin’s The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought. The volume had taken Darwin more than twenty years to publish, in part because he envisioned the storm of controversy it was certain to unleash. Indeed, selling out its first edition on its... Read more >
Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish
Written by Neil Shubin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277459
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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: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $16.00

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 >
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The Drunkard's Walk
The Drunkard's Walk
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307275172
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The Drunkard's Walk
How Randomness Rules Our Lives
Written by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $15.95

With the born storyteller's command of narrative and imaginative approach, Leonard Mlodinow vividly demonstrates how our lives are profoundly informed by chance and randomness and how everything from wine ratings and corporate success to school grades and political polls are less reliable than we believe.

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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America
National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America
Written by Laura Erickson and Jonathan Alderfer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426210440
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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America

Written by Laura Erickson and Jonathan Alderfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.95

This fun, affordable, beautifully illustrated introduction to birding is like taking a walk with National Geographic's birding experts. Of this book's 192 pages, 160 are devoted to North America's top species, one per page, from the lowly House Wren to the majestic Bald Eagle. Carefully chosen illustrations and photographs capture the... Read more >
How We Die
How We Die
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679742449
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How We Die
Reflections of Life's Final Chapter, New Edition
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 15, 1995
Price: $16.00

New Edition: With a new chapter addressing contemporary issues in end-of-life care

A runaway bestseller and National Book Award winner, Sherwin Nuland's How We Die has become the definitive text on perhaps the single most universal human concern: death.  This new edition includes an all-embracing and incisive afterword that examines the current...

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The Science Book
The Science Book
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Marshall Brain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426208089
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The Science Book
Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by Marshall Brain


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $25.95

The Science Book: Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works encapsulates centuries of scientific thought in one volume. Natural phenomena, revolutionary inventions, scientific facts, and the most up-to-date questions are all explained in detailed text that is complemented by visually arresting graphics.
 
Six major sections... Read more >
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