Science + Psychology

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BODY: A GUIDE FOR OCCUPANTS

Written by Bryson, Bill
In the bestselling, prize-winning A Short History of Nearly Everything Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the science of our world both understandable and entertaining to millions of people around the globe. Now he turns his attention inwards to explore the human body, how it functions and its remarkable ability to heal itself.
October 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Doubleday Books | 464 Pages |
$30.00
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PALE BLUE DOT

Written by Druyan, Ann
The late author of such best-sellers as Cosmos examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world beyond Earth. Reprint.
September 8, 1997 | Paperback | Ballantine Books |
$18.00
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ORIGINS: FOURTEEN BILLION YEARS OF COSMIC EVOLUTION

Written by Goldsmith, Donald
Who can ask for better cosmic tour guides to the universe than Drs. Tyson and Goldsmith? Michio Kaku, author ofHyperspace and Parallel Worlds"
September 2, 2014 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company |
$19.95
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DEATH BY BLACK HOLE: AND OTHER COSMIC QUANDARIES

Written by Tyson, Neil DeGrasse
Tyson compiles his favorite essays, which were first published in a monthly column in "Natural History." One of the worlds best-known astrophysicists, he is at his best here, as a natural teacher who simplifies the complexities of science while sharing his infectious excitement for our universe.
September 2, 2014 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company |
$15.95
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FUTURE OF LIFE

Written by Wilson, Edward O
From preeminent scientist and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author Wilson comes his most important book to date--a thoroughly documented assessment of the dismal state of our biosphere and a vision for a more hopeful future.
March 11, 2003 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.95
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AGE OF SPIRITUAL MACHINES

Written by Kurzweil, Ray
The "ultimate thinking machine" ("Forbes")--whose predictions for the future are startling, provocative, and closer to fruition than one might think--takes a serious and surprising look at the future that reads like great science fiction and offers a framework for envisioning the 21st century. Illustrations & diagrams. (Technology)
January 1, 2000 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$20.00
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PHYSICS OF THE FUTURE: HOW SCIENCE WILL SHAPE HUMAN DESTINY AND OUR DAILY LIVES BY THE YEAR 2100

Written by Kaku, Michio
The "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Physics of the Impossible" offers a stunning and provocative vision of the future, and explains how science will shape human destiny and everyone's daily life by the year 2100.
February 21, 2012 | Paperback | Anchor Books |
$16.95
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IN SEARCH OF SCHRODINGER'S CAT: QUANTUM PHYSICS AND REALITY

Written by Gribbin, John
An astrophysicist offers an introduction to the theoretical principles, practical applications, and far-reaching implications of quantum physics and quantum mechanics
August 1, 1984 | Paperback | Bantam |
$18.00
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PHYSICS AND PHILOSOPHY: THE REVOLUTION IN MODERN SCIENCE

Written by Heisenberg, Werner
The seminal work by one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century, Physics and Philosophy is Werner Heisenberg's concise and accessible narrative of the revolution in modern physics, in which he played a towering role. The outgrowth of a celebrated lecture series, this book remains as relevant, provocative, and fascinating as when it was first published in 1958.
May 8, 2007 | Paperback | Harper Perennial |
$14.99
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COSMIC SERPENT: DNA AND THE ORIGINS OF KNOWLEDGE

Written by Narby, Jeremy
Working on the beliefs of Peruvian Indians, the author embarks on a scientific quest that takes him from the Amazonian rain forest to the libraries of Europe in hopes of proving that DNA can conduct knowledge.
April 5, 1999 | Paperback | Tarcherperigee |
$17.00

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