Science + Psychology

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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 | 302 Pages |
$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 | 201 Pages |
$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 | 257 Pages |
$17.00
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DRUNKARD'S WALK: HOW RANDOMNESS RULES OUR LIVES

Written by Leonard Mlodinow
An irreverent look at how randomness influences our lives, and how our successes and failures are far more dependent on chance events than we recognize.
April 18, 2019 | Paperback | Vintage | 252 Pages |
$16.95
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ORIGIN STORY: A BIG HISTORY OF EVERYTHING

Written by Christian, David
"I have long been a fan of David Christian. In Origin Story, he elegantly weaves evidence and insights from many scientific and historical disciplines into a single, accessible historical narrative." --Bill Gates A captivating history of the universe -- from before the dawn of time through the far reaches of the distant future.
May 21, 2019 | Paperback | Little, Brown Spark | 368 Pages |
$18.99
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SEX AT DAWN: HOW WE MATE, WHY WE STRAY, AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR MODERN RELATIONSHIPS

Written by Jetha, Cacilda
Is sexual monogamy natural to humans? By debunking many false historical notions, Ryan and Jetha offer a bold alternative in this provocative and brilliant book. The authors expose the ancient roots of human sexuality while pointing toward a more optimistic future.
July 5, 2011 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 402 Pages |
$16.99
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HOW WE DIE: REFLECTIONS OF LIFE'S FINAL CHAPTER, NEW EDITION

Written by Nuland, Sherwin B
In an age when death occurs in sterile seclusion and is cloaked in euphemi sm and taboo, How We Die is a vital revelation. Clearly, frankly, yet compassionately, it tells us how most of us are likely to die--and in doing so , suggests how we may live more fully and meaningfully. Written by a distinguished surgeon, How We Die succeeds in restoring death to its ancient place in human existence.
January 15, 1995 | Paperback | Vintage | 320 Pages |
$17.00
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BEAK OF THE FINCH: A STORY OF EVOLUTION IN OUR TIME

Written by Weiner, Jonathan
On a remote outpost of the Galapagos, where Darwin received his first inklings of the theory of evolution, two scientists, Peter and Rosemary Grant, have spent 20 years measuring the beaks of generations of finches--to prove that Darwin did not know the strength of this own theory. "Spark(s) not just the intellect, but the imagination".--Washington Post Book World. 50 illustrations. Map.
May 30, 1995 | Paperback | Vintage | 352 Pages |
$17.00
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LIVES OF A CELL: NOTES OF A BIOLOGY WATCHER

Written by Thomas, Lewis
Reprint of the ed. published by Viking Press, New York.
February 23, 1978 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 160 Pages |
$16.00
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GENOME: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A SPECIES IN 23 CHAPTERS

Written by Ridley, Matt
"A fascinating tour of the human genome. . . . If you want to catch a glimpse of the biotech century that is now dawning, and how it will make life better for all of us, "Genome" is an excellent start."--"Wall Street Journal." Includes a new Foreword by the author.
May 30, 2006 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 344 Pages |
$16.99

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