Science + Psychology

INVENTION OF NATURE: ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT'S NEW WORLD

Written by Wulf, Andrea
The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world--and in the process created modern environmentalism. NATIONAL BEST SELLER One of the New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
September 15, 2015 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 496 Pages |
$30.00

RESURRECTION SCIENCE: CONSERVATION, DE-EXTINCTION AND THE PRECARIOUS FUTURE OF WILD THINGS

Written by O'Connor, M R
**A Library Journal Best Book of 2015 ****A Christian Science Monitor Top Ten Book of September**
September 15, 2015 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 272 Pages |
$25.99

UNDENIABLE: EVOLUTION AND THE SCIENCE OF CREATION

Written by Nye, Bill
The New York Times best seller by the host of Bill Nye the Science Guy, with a brand new chapter for the paperback edition!
September 8, 2015 | Paperback | St. Martin's Griffin | 352 Pages |
$16.99

COPERNICUS COMPLEX: OUR COSMIC SIGNIFICANCE IN A UNIVERSE OF PLANETS AND PROBABILITIES

Written by Scharf, Caleb
Longlisted for the 2015 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing AwardShort-listed for Physics World's Book of the YearThe Sunday Times (UK) Best Science Book of 2014A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Science Book of Fall 2014
November 10, 2015 | Paperback | Scientific American | 288 Pages |
$16.00

SUSPICIOUS MINDS: WHY WE BELIEVE CONSPIRACY THEORIES

Written by Brotherton, Rob
We're all conspiracy theorists. Some of us just hide it better than others. In Suspicious Minds, Rob Brotherton decodes the psychology, history, and consequences of conspiracism, and delves into the research that offers insights into why so many of us are drawn to implausible, unproven and un-provable conspiracy theories.
November 17, 2015 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury SIGMA | 304 Pages |
$27.00

ADVENTURES IN HUMAN BEING: A GRAND TOUR FROM THE CRANIUM TO THE CALCANEUM

Written by Francis, Gavin
"Adventures in Human Being, with its deft mix of the clinical and the lyrical, is a triumph of the eloquent brain and the compassionate heart." -- Wall Street Journal We assume we know our bodies intimately, but for many of us they remain uncharted territory, an enigma of bone and muscle, neurons and synapses.
October 13, 2015 | Hardcover | Basic Books | 272 Pages |
$26.99

WHEN THE SUN BURSTS: THE ENIGMA OF SCHIZOPHRENIA

Written by Bollas, Christopher
A leading psychoanalyst shares his experiences working with schizophrenic patients to show how effective talk therapy can be as a treatment
November 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 240 Pages |
$28.00

EUREKA: HOW INVENTION HAPPENS

Written by Weightman, Gavin
This witty and inspiring book chronicles the long history of discovery and ingenuity which gave rise to a "eureka moment" when a dream of invention became a reality for the first time
September 22, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 280 Pages |
$30.00

UNDISCOVERED SELF: WITH SYMBOLS AND THE INTERPRETATION OF DREAMS

Written by Jung, C G
These two essays, written late in Jung's life, reflect his responses to the shattering experience of World War II and the dawn of mass society. Among his most influential works, The Undiscovered Self is a plea for his generation--and those to come--to continue the individual work of self-discovery and not abandon needed psychological reflection for the easy ephemera of mass culture.
November 15, 2010 | Paperback | Princeton University Press |
$9.95

T. REX AND THE CRATER OF DOOM (REVISED)

Written by Alvarez, Walter
Sixty-five million years ago, a comet or asteroid larger than Mount Everest slammed into the Earth, inducing an explosion equivalent to the detonation of a hundred million hydrogen bombs. Vaporized detritus blasted through the atmosphere upon impact, falling back to Earth around the globe.
September 15, 2015 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 208 Pages |
$18.95

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