Science + Psychology

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WE ARE THE WEATHER: SAVING THE PLANET BEGINS AT BREAKFAST

Written by Foer, Jonathan Safran
In We Are the Weather, Jonathan Safran Foer explores the central global dilemma of our time in a surprising, deeply personal, and urgent new way.
July 7, 2020 | Paperback | Picador USA | 288 Pages |
$17.00
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PRIMER FOR FORGETTING: GETTING PAST THE PAST

Written by Hyde, Lewis
"One of our true superstars of nonfiction" (David Foster Wallace), Lewis Hyde offers a playful and inspiring defense of forgetfulness by exploring the healing effect it can have on the human psyche.
August 11, 2020 | Paperback | Picador USA | 384 Pages |
$18.00
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ANALOGIA: THE EMERGENCE OF TECHNOLOGY BEYOND PROGRAMMABLE CONTROL

Written by Dyson, George
In Analogia, technology historian George Dyson presents a startling look back at the analog age and life before the digital revolution--and an unsettling vision of what comes next.
August 18, 2020 | Hardcover | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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CORONAVIRUS PREVENTION HANDBOOK: 101 SCIENCE-BASED TIPS THAT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE

Written by Zhou, Wang
From Dr. Wang Zhou and his colleagues at the Wuhan Center for Disease Control and Prevention comes a must-have guide for preparing for an outbreak of the coronavirus virus (COVID-19). The Center for Disease Control and Prevention in the US and the World Health Organization have declared the coronavirus a worldwide health emergency. The coronavirus was first identified in Wuhan, China.
March 10, 2020 | Paperback | Skyhorse Publishing | 144 Pages |
$12.99
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EINSTEIN'S UNFINISHED REVOLUTION: THE SEARCH FOR WHAT LIES BEYOND THE QUANTUM

Written by Smolin, Lee
A daring new vision of quantum theory from one of the leading minds of contemporary physics Quantum physics is the golden child of modern science. It is the basis of our understanding of atoms, radiation, and so much else, from elementary particles and basic forces to the behavior of materials.
April 9, 2019 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 352 Pages |
$28.00
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GALILEO: AND THE SCIENCE DENIERS

Written by Livio, Mario
A fresh interpretation of the life of Galileo Galilei, one of history's greatest and most fascinating scientists, that sheds new light on his discoveries and how he was challenged by science deniers. "We really need this story now, because we're living through the next chapter of science denial" (Bill McKibben). Galileo's story may be more relevant today than ever before.
May 5, 2020 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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YES TO LIFE: IN SPITE OF EVERYTHING

Written by Frankl, Viktor E
Find hope even in these dark times with this rediscovered masterpiece from the author of the international bestseller, Man's Search for Meaning. Eleven months after he was liberated from the Nazi concentration camps, Viktor E. Frankl held a series of public lectures in Vienna.
April 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Beacon Press | 136 Pages |
$19.95
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STEPHEN HAWKING: A MEMOIR OF FRIENDSHIP AND PHYSICS

Written by Mlodinow, Leonard
An intimate and inspirational exploration of Stephen Hawking--the man, the friend, and the physicist. One of the most influential physicists of our time, Stephen Hawking touched the lives of millions. Recalling his nearly two decades as Hawking's collaborator and friends, Leonard Mlodinow brings this complex man into focus in a unique and deeply personal portrayal.
May 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 240 Pages |
$25.00
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MAP OF THE MOON

Written by Percy Wilkins, Hugh
This rarely-seen map of the Moon originates from a hand-drawn, 300-inch-diameter map produced by engineer and amateur astronomer Hugh Percy Wilkins (1896-1960). Combining artistry with scientific precision, Wilkins's detailed map reveals the rugged terrain of our celestial neighbor.
May 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Royal Museums Greenwich | 120 Pages |
$19.95
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MARS

Written by O'Meara, Stephen James
Mars is a small world with a big reputation. This mysterious, singular planet--with volcanoes that dwarf Mount Everest, a canyon system that would stretch fully across the United States, and curious landscapes that perhaps once harbored water--has fascinated us for centuries.
June 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Reaktion Books | 224 Pages |
$40.00

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