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Time, Love , Memory
A Great Biologist and His Quest for the Origins of Behavior
Written by Jonathan Weiner


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

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Mental Biology
Mental Biology
Written by W.R. Klemm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149444
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Mental Biology
The New Science of How the Brain and Mind Relate
Written by W.R. Klemm


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

A leading neuroscientist offers the latest research and many new ideas on the connections between brain circuitry and conscious experience.

How the mysterious three-pound organ in our heads creates the rich array of human mental experience, including the sense of self and consciousness, is one of the great challenges of 21st-century science... Read more >
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Mental Biology
The New Science of How the Brain and Mind Relate
Written by W.R. Klemm


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $11.99

A leading neuroscientist offers the latest research and many new ideas on the connections between brain circuitry and conscious experience.

How the mysterious three-pound organ in our heads creates the rich array of human mental experience, including the sense of self and consciousness, is one of the great challenges of 21st-century science... Read more >
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A Chance for Lasting Survival
A Chance for Lasting Survival
Written by Pan Wenshi, Edited by William J. Mcshea, David Garshelis and Wang Dajun, Translated by Richard B. Harris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623175
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A Chance for Lasting Survival
Ecology and Behavior of Wild Giant Pandas
Written by Pan Wenshi
Edited by William J. Mcshea, David Garshelis and Wang Dajun
Translated by Richard B. Harris


Format: Hardcover, 370 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $39.95

From 1984 through 1995 a small band of ecologists led by Pan Wenshi from Peking University conducted a study of wild giant pandas in the Qinling Mountains of Shaanxi Province. This project was the first Chinese-led conservation project in China and was conducted during a significant transition period in Chinese history... Read more >
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A Chance for Lasting Survival
Ecology and Behavior of Wild Giant Pandas
Written by Pan Wenshi
Edited by William J. Mcshea, David Garshelis and Wang Dajun
Translated by Richard B. Harris


Format: eBook, 460 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $39.95

From 1984 through 1995 a small band of ecologists led by Pan Wenshi from Peking University conducted a study of wild giant pandas in the Qinling Mountains of Shaanxi Province. This project was the first Chinese-led conservation project in China and was conducted during a significant transition period in Chinese history... Read more >
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The Fairness Instinct
The Fairness Instinct
Written by L. Sun
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616148478
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The Fairness Instinct
The Robin Hood Mentality and Our Biological Nature
Written by L. Sun


Format: Hardcover, 340 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $24.95

Combining research from the social sciences, hard sciences, and the humanities, this accessible cross-disciplinary book offers fascinating insights into a key component of human nature and society.
 

    What do the Arab Spring, the Robin Hood legend, Occupy Wall Street, and the American taxpayer reaction to the $182 billion bailout... Read more >
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The Fairness Instinct
The Robin Hood Mentality and Our Biological Nature
Written by L. Sun


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $12.99

Combining research from the social sciences, hard sciences, and the humanities, this accessible cross-disciplinary book offers fascinating insights into a key component of human nature and society.
 

    What do the Arab Spring, the Robin Hood legend, Occupy Wall Street, and the American taxpayer reaction to the $182 billion bailout... Read more >
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804124119
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $12.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP Biology Exam with 2 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher. This eBook edition has been optimized for digital viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations.

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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
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ISBN: 9780804124102
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Cracking the AP Biology Exam, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $18.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP Biology Exam with 2 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher.

Inside the Book: All the Practice & Strategies You Need
2 full-length practice tests with detailed explanations
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The Cancer Chronicles
The Cancer Chronicles
Written by George Johnson, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
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 Download
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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The Cancer Chronicles
The Cancer Chronicles
Written by George Johnson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385349710
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The Cancer Chronicles
Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery
Written by George Johnson


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $14.99

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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Signatures of Life
Signatures of Life
Written by Edward Ashpole
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146689
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Signatures of Life
Science Searches the Universe
Written by Edward Ashpole


Format: Hardcover, 290 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $25.00

An intriguing overview of the ways in which science could find evidence for extraterrestrial  life
 
Are we alone in the universe, or is life a universal phenomenon?  For fifty years, astronomers in SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) have scanned the universe for intelligent signals, but with no success. In this intriguing book, Edward Ashpole explains... Read more >
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Signatures of Life
Science Searches the Universe
Written by Edward Ashpole


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $12.99

An intriguing overview of the ways in which science could find evidence for extraterrestrial  life
 
Are we alone in the universe, or is life a universal phenomenon?  For fifty years, astronomers in SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) have scanned the universe for intelligent signals, but with no success. In this intriguing book, Edward Ashpole explains... Read more >
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Proving Darwin
Proving Darwin
Written by Gregory Chaitin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400077984
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Proving Darwin
Making Biology Mathematical
Written by Gregory Chaitin


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.00

Groundbreaking mathematician Gregory Chaitin gives us the first book to posit that we can prove how Darwin’s theory of evolution works on a mathematical level.
 
For years it has been received wisdom among most scientists that, just as Darwin claimed, all of the Earth’s life-forms evolved by blind chance. But does Darwin’s...

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The Undead
The Undead
Written by Dick Teresi
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ISBN: 9781400096114
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The Undead
Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating-Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
Written by Dick Teresi


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $16.00

What is death, and how do people in the medical profession determine it? In this fascinating examination of the increasingly blurred line between life and death, consciousness and unconsciousness, science journalist Dick Teresi introduces us to the coma specialists, organ transplant surgeons, ICU doctors, and many others who are faced with...

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The Real Story of Risk
Adventures in a Hazardous World
Written by Glenn Croston


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

Offering a wealth of fascinating information about health, sex, money, safety, food, and the environment, this book illuminates an often-misunderstood but crucial aspect of daily life. We live in a world of risk. It waits for us in our refrigerator and surrounds us on the freeway. It's lurking in our arteries... Read more >
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The Real Story of Risk
The Real Story of Risk
Written by Glenn Croston
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ISBN: 9781616146603
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The Real Story of Risk
Adventures in a Hazardous World
Written by Glenn Croston


Format: Trade Paperback, 294 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $19.00

We live in a world of risk. It waits for us in our refrigerator and surrounds us on the freeway. It's lurking in our arteries and sitting in our 401(k) accounts. Given that we deal with risk on a constant basis, we should be good at it; as it turns out... Read more >
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The Origin of Species and The Voyage of the 'Beagle'
The Origin of Species and The Voyage of the 'Beagle'
Written by Charles Darwin, Introduction by Richard Dawkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824202
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The Origin of Species and The Voyage of the 'Beagle'
Introduction by Richard Dawkins
Written by Charles Darwin
Introduction by Richard Dawkins


Format: eBook, 1024 pages
On Sale: August 15, 2012
Price: $12.99

[Illustrated jacket]
 
Introduced by Richard Dawkins. 

Easily the most influential book published in the nineteenth century, Darwin’s The Origin of Species is also that most unusual phenomenon, an altogether readable discussion of a scientific subject. On its appearance in 1859 it was immediately recognized by enthusiasts and detractors alike as a...

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Man's Place in Nature
Man's Place in Nature
Written by Thomas H. Huxley, Series edited by Stephen Jay Gould
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ISBN: 9780307824059
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Man's Place in Nature

Written by Thomas H. Huxley
Series edited by Stephen Jay Gould


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2012
Price: $11.99

Thomas H. Huxley was one of the first supporters of Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection, and he did more than any other writer to advance its acceptance among scientists and nonscientists alike. His most famous book, Man’s Place in Nature, published only five years after Darwin’s The Origin... Read more >
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Proving Darwin
Proving Darwin
Written by Gregory Chaitin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907462
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Proving Darwin
Making Biology Mathematical
Written by Gregory Chaitin


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $11.99

Groundbreaking mathematician Gregory Chaitin gives us the first book to posit that we can prove how Darwin’s theory of evolution works on a mathematical level.
 
For years it has been received wisdom among most scientists that, just as Darwin claimed, all of the Earth’s life-forms evolved by blind chance. But does Darwin’s...

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The Undead
The Undead
Written by Dick Teresi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375423710
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The Undead
Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
Written by Dick Teresi


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

Important and provocative, The Undead examines why even with the tools of advanced technology, what we think of as life and death, consciousness and nonconsciousness, is not exactly clear and how this problem has been further complicated by the business of organ harvesting.

Dick Teresi, a science writer with a dark sense...

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The Undead
The Undead
Written by Dick Teresi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907110
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The Undead
Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
Written by Dick Teresi


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

Important and provocative, The Undead examines why even with the tools of advanced technology, what we think of as life and death, consciousness and nonconsciousness, is not exactly clear and how this problem has been further complicated by the business of organ harvesting.

Dick Teresi, a science writer with a dark sense...

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Theory of Evolution - Simple Guides

Written by John Scotney


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $10.95

Today the theory of evolution by natural selection and the science of genetics are the twin keys to our understanding of how life on earth came about. Yet when an English naturalist called Charles Darwin first published his ideas in 1859 in a book called On the Origin of Species the... Read more >
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Wisdom
Wisdom
Written by Stephen S. Hall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389688
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Wisdom
From Philosophy to Neuroscience
Written by Stephen S. Hall


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

We all recognize wisdom, but defining it is more elusive. In this fascinating journey from philosophy to science, Stephen S. Hall gives us a penetrating history of wisdom, from its sudden emergence in the fifth century B.C. to its modern manifestations in education, politics, and the workplace. Hall’s bracing exploration of...

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