Science + Psychology

SO YOU'VE BEEN PUBLICLY SHAMED

Written by Ronson, Jon
Now a New York Times bestseller and from the author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilliant exploration of one of our world's most underappreciated forces: shame. 'It's about the terror, isn't it?' 'The terror of what?' I said. 'The terror of being found out.'
March 31, 2015 | Hardcover | Riverhead Books | 304 Pages |
$27.95

STRANGE CASE OF THE RICKETY COSSACK: AND OTHER CAUTIONARY TALES FROM HUMAN EVOLUTION

Written by Tattersall, Ian
In his new book The Strange Case of the Rickety Cossack, human paleoanthropologist Ian Tattersall argues that a long tradition of human exceptionalism in paleoanthropology has distorted the picture of human evolution.
June 9, 2015 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 256 Pages |
$27.00

ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES: THE ILLUSTRATED EDITION

Written by Darwin, Charles
Now in paperback, this richly illustrated edition of Charles Darwin's paradigm-shattering masterpiece brings Darwin's life and controversial theories into full view. Edited and with an introduction by award-winning science journalist David Quammen, it features more than 300 illustrations, including paintings, personal photographs, botanical and zoological studies, and newspaper engravings.
October 4, 2011 | Paperback | Sterling Signature | 544 Pages |
$24.95

DO NO HARM: STORIES OF LIFE, DEATH, AND BRAIN SURGERY

Written by Marsh, Henry
The Instant New York Times best seller! Riveting. ... [Marsh] gives us an extraordinarily intimate, compassionate and sometimes frightening understanding of his vocation. - The New York Times Winner of the PEN Ackerley PrizeShortlisted for both the Guardian First Book Prize and the Costa Book Award
May 26, 2015 | Hardcover | Thomas Dunne Books | 288 Pages |
$25.99

BOURGERY: ATLAS OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND SURGERY

Written by Sick, Henri
We owe a great debt to Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849) for his Atlas of Anatomy, which was not only a massive event in medical history, but also remains one of the most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated anatomical treatises ever published.
July 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Taschen |
$19.99

BANG: A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSE

Written by Lintott, Chris
With one big bang, the universe exploded into being 13.7 million years ago.
February 5, 2013 | Hardcover | Carlton Books |
$17.95

COSMIC VIEW OF ALBERT EINSTEIN: WRITINGS ON ART, SCIENCE AND PEACE

Written by Einstein, Albert
Where does humanity fit in the cosmos? Albert Einstein, one of history's towering scientific geniuses, explores this fascinating subject in a unique anthology-featuring some of his most inspirational writings-illustrated with mind-bending photographs of the universe. Einstein's deep intuitive insight into the workings of nature couple with his probing, philosophical mind.
October 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Sterling Publishing (NY) | 151 Pages |
$17.95

EDISON AND THE RISE OF INNOVATION

Written by DeGraaf, Leonard
Edison presents, in intimate detail, the man who helped engineer the modern world. One of history's most prolific inventors, and perhaps America's first celebrity, Thomas Alva Edison did more than bring incandescent light into every household and industry; he created a world-renowned brand, raised capital to support research and business, and pursued patents for his 1,000+ inventions.
October 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Sterling Signature | 244 Pages |
$29.95

MATHEMATICS DEVOTIONAL

Written by Pickover, Clifford A
"It is impossible to be a mathematician without being a poet in soul." --Sofia Kovalevskaya, Recollections of Childhood, 1895 From the ingenious author of The Math Book and The Physics Book comes an inspirational volume that celebrates the beauty and wisdom of mathematics.
November 4, 2014 | Hardcover | Sterling | 388 Pages |
$19.95

PHYSICS DEVOTIONAL: CELEBRATING THE WISDOM AND BEAUTY OF PHYSICS

Written by Pickover, Clifford A
"Since 1960 the universe has taken on a wholly new face. It has become more exciting, more mysterious, more violent, and more extreme as our knowledge concerning it has suddenly expanded. And the most exciting, most mysterious, most violent, and most extreme phenomena of all has the simplest, plainest, calmest, and mildest name-nothing more than a black hole."
May 26, 2015 | Hardcover | Sterling | 392 Pages |
$19.95

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