Science + Psychology

OTHER MINDS: THE OCTOPUS, THE SEA, AND THE DEEP ORIGINS OF CONSCIOUSNESS

Written by Godfrey-Smith, Peter
Named a Top Ten Science Book of Fall 2016 by Publishers Weekly
October 17, 2017 | Paperback | Farrar Straus and Giroux | 272 Pages |
$16.00
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ZOOMABLE UNIVERSE: AN EPIC TOUR THROUGH COSMIC SCALE, FROM ALMOST EVERYTHING TO NEARLY NOTHING

Written by Scharf, Caleb
An epic, full-color visual journey through all scales of the universe
October 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Scientific American | 224 Pages |
$27.00
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SECRET LIFE: THREE TRUE STORIES OF THE DIGITAL AGE

Written by O'Hagan, Andrew
A trio of reported essays exploring identity and the InternetThe slippery online ecosystem is the perfect breeding ground for identities: true, false, and in between. The Internet shorthand IRL--"in real life"--now seems naive. We no longer question the reality of online experiences but the reality of selfhood in the digital age.
October 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Farrar Straus and Giroux | 240 Pages |
$26.00
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AGAINST EMPATHY: THE CASE FOR RATIONAL COMPASSION

Written by Bloom, Paul
New York Post Best Book of 2016We often think of our capacity to experience the suffering of others as the ultimate source of goodness. Many of our wisest policy-makers, activists, scientists, and philosophers agree that the only problem with empathy is that we don't have enough of it.
January 9, 2018 | Paperback | Ecco Press | 304 Pages |
$16.99
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STEALING FIRE: HOW SILICON VALLEY, THE NAVY SEALS, AND MAVERICK SCIENTISTS ARE REVOLUTIONIZING THE WAY WE LIVE AND WORK

Written by Wheal, Jamie
It's the biggest revolution you've never heard of, and it's hiding in plain sight. Over the past decade, Silicon Valley executives like Eric Schmidt and Elon Musk, Special Operators like the Navy SEALs and the Green Berets, and maverick scientists like Sasha Shulgin and Amy Cuddy have turned everything we thought we knew about high performance upside down.
November 14, 2017 | Paperback | Dey Street Books | 304 Pages |
$14.99
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HOW PEOPLE CHANGE: RELATIONSHIPS AND NEUROPLASTICITY IN PSYCHOTHERAPY

Written by Siegel, Daniel J
Growth and change are at the heart of all successful psychotherapy. Regardless of one's clinical orientation or style, psychotherapy is an emerging process that s created moment by moment, between client and therapist.
May 9, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$37.50
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COLLECTING EVOLUTION: THE GALAPAGOS EXPEDITION THAT VINDICATED DARWIN

Written by James, Matthew J
In 1905, eight men from the California Academy of Sciences set sail from San Francisco for a scientific collection expedition in the Galapagos Islands, and by the time they were finished in 1906, they had completed one of the most important expeditions in the history of both evolutionary and conservation science.
April 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 304 Pages |
$34.95
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VACATION GUIDE TO THE SOLAR SYSTEM: SCIENCE FOR THE SAVVY SPACE TRAVELER!

Written by Grcevich, Jana
Packed with real science and fueled by imagination, a beautifully illustrated travel guide to traveling in our solar system
June 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Penguin Books |
$20.00
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DARKENING WEB: THE WAR FOR CYBERSPACE

Written by Klimburg, Alexander
No single invention of the last half century has changed the way we live now as much as the Internet. Alexander Klimburg was a member of the generation for whom it was a utopian ideal turned reality: a place where ideas, information, and knowledge could be shared and new freedoms found and enjoyed.
July 11, 2017 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 432 Pages |
$28.00
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IMPROBABLE DESTINIES: FATE, CHANCE, AND THE FUTURE OF EVOLUTION

Written by Losos, Jonathan B
A major new workoverturningour assumptions about how evolution works.
August 8, 2017 | Hardcover | Riverhead Books |
$28.00

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