Science + Psychology

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INTO THE MAGIC SHOP: A NEUROSURGEON'S QUEST TO DISCOVER THE MYSTERIES OF THE BRAIN AND THE SECRETS OF THE HEART

Written by Doty, James R
The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the extraordinary things that can happen when we harness the power of both the brain and the heart
February 2, 2016 | Hardcover | Avery Publishing Group | 288 Pages |
$25.95
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BIG PICTURE: ON THE ORIGINS OF LIFE, MEANING, AND THE UNIVERSE ITSELF

Written by Carroll, Sean
The instant New York Times bestseller about humanity's place in the universe--and how we understand it."Vivid...impressive....Splendidly informative."--The New York Times"Succeeds spectacularly."--Science"A tour de force."--Salon
May 10, 2016 | Hardcover | Dutton Books | 480 Pages |
$28.00
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GALILEO'S MIDDLE FINGER: HERETICS, ACTIVISTS, AND ONE SCHOLAR'S SEARCH FOR JUSTICE

Written by Dreger, Alice
"Smart, delightful . . . a splendidly entertaining education in ethics, activism, and science." --The New York Times Book Review (Editor's Choice)
April 5, 2016 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 368 Pages |
$17.00
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F*CK FEELINGS: ONE SHRINK'S PRACTICAL ADVICE FOR MANAGING ALL LIFE'S IMPOSSIBLE PROBLEMS

Written by Bennett, Sarah
New York Times Bestseller The only self-help book you'll ever need, from a psychiatrist and his comedy writer daughter, who will help you put aside your unrealistic wishes, stop trying to change things you can't change, and do the best with what you can control--the first steps to managing all of life's impossible problems.
September 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 384 Pages |
$22.00
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MOODY BITCHES: THE TRUTH ABOUT THE DRUGS YOU'RE TAKING, THE SLEEP YOU'RE MISSING, THE SEX YOU'RE NOT HAVING, AND WHAT'S REALLY MAKING

Written by Holland, Julie
A groundbreaking guide for women of all ages that shows their natural moodiness is a strength, not a weakness As women, we learn from an early age that our moods are a problem, an annoyance to be stuffed away. But our bodies are wiser than we imagine. Moods are a finely tuned feedback system that allows us to be more empathic, intuitive, and aware of our own capabilities.
February 9, 2016 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 368 Pages |
$17.00
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INFORMATION DOESN'T WANT TO BE FREE: LAWS FOR THE INTERNET AGE

Written by Doctorow, Cory
"Filled with wisdom and thought experiments and things that will mess with your mind." -- Neil Gaiman, author of The Graveyard Book and American Gods In sharply argued, fast-moving chapters, Cory Doctorow's Information Doesn't Want to Be Free takes on the state of copyright and creative success in the digital age. Can small artists still thrive in the Internet era?
November 24, 2015 | Paperback | McSweeney's | 192 Pages |
$15.00
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INTERNET IS NOT THE ANSWER

Written by Keen, Andrew
Since its creation during the Cold War, the Internet, together with the Web, personal computers, tablets and smartphones, has ushered in one of the greatest shifts in society since the Industrial Revolution. The Digital Revolution has contributed to the world in many positive ways, but we are less aware of the Internet's deeply negative effects.
January 12, 2016 | Paperback | Grove Press | 288 Pages |
$16.00
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COSMOSAPIENS: HOW WE ARE EVOLVING FROM THE ORIGIN OF THE UNIVERSE

Written by Hands, John
Specialist scientific fields are developing at incredibly swift speeds, but what can they really tell us about how the universe began and how we humans evolved to play such a dominant role on Earth?
February 16, 2016 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams | 704 Pages |
$39.95
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IN OUR OWN IMAGE: SAVIOR OR DESTROYER? THE HISTORY AND FUTURE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Written by Zarkadakis, George
Zarkadakis explores one of humankind's oldest love-hate relationships--our ties with artificial intelligence, or AI. He traces AI's origins in ancient myth, through literary classics like Frankenstein, to today's sci-fi blockbusters, arguing that a fascination with AI is hardwired into the human psyche.
March 7, 2016 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books | 384 Pages |
$27.95
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HALF-EARTH: OUR PLANET'S FIGHT FOR LIFE

Written by Wilson, Edward O
In order to stave off the mass extinction of species, including our own, we must move swiftly to preserve the biodiversity of our planet, says Edward O. Wilson in his most impassioned book to date.
March 7, 2016 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 272 Pages |
$25.95

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