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SPACEFLIGHT: A CONCISE HISTORY

Written by Neufeld, Michael J
A concise history of spaceflight, from military rocketry through Sputnik, Apollo, robots in space, space culture, and human spaceflight today.
October 16, 2018 | Paperback | MIT Press | 248 Pages |
$15.95
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ATOM: A VISUAL TOUR

Written by Challoner, Jack
An accessible and engaging guide to the atom, the smallest, most fundamental constituent of matter.
December 11, 2018 | Hardcover | Mit Press | 192 Pages |
$33.00
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GENIUS CHECKLIST: NINE PARADOXICAL TIPS ON HOW YOU CAN BECOME A CREATIVE GENIUS

Written by Simonton, Dean Keith
What it takes to be a genius: nine essential and contradictory ingredients.
October 2, 2018 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 336 Pages |
$29.95
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MISSION MOON 3-D: A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON THE SPACE RACE

Written by May, Brian
The story of the lunar landing and the events that led up to it, told in text and visually stunning 3-D images.
October 23, 2018 | Hardcover | Mit Press | 192 Pages |
$40.00
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BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE AND NATURE WRITING 2018

Written by Sam Kean
"This is one of the most exciting times in the history of science," New York Times-bestselling author Sam Kean proclaims in his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018. "Things aren't perfect by any means.
October 2, 2018 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 368 Pages |
$15.99
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LIQUID RULES: THE DELIGHTFUL AND DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES THAT FLOW THROUGH OUR LIVES

Written by Miodownik, Mark
"Entertaining...From the physics of ballpoint pens to the origin of jet-aircraft contrails, the book rewards the reader with fascinating facts and insights. Every day, millions of people travel on an airplane. Fortunately, Mark Miodownik was recently one of them." --Wall Street Journal
February 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 256 Pages |
$26.00
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SILENCE: A SOCIAL HISTORY OF ONE OF THE LEAST UNDERSTOOD ELEMENTS OF OUR LIVES

Written by Brox, Jane
From the author of the "dazzling epic"* Brilliant, a compelling history of silence as a powerful shaper of the human mind--in prisons, in places of contemplation, and in our own lives
January 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 320 Pages |
$27.00
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BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS

Written by Hawking, Stephen
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The world-famous cosmologist and author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind. "Hawking's parting gift to humanity . . .
October 16, 2018 | Hardcover | Bantam |
$25.00
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MIND OF GOD: NEUROSCIENCE, FAITH, AND A SEARCH FOR THE SOUL

Written by Lombard, Jay
For fans of Deepak Chopra, Rudy Tanzi, and Andrew Newberg. A renowned behavioral neurologist provides insights to some of the most curious spiritual questions we all face. Is there a God? It's a question billions of people have asked since the dawn of time. You would think by now we'd have a satisfactory, universal answer.
September 11, 2018 | Paperback | Harmony | 224 Pages |
$15.00
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SPACE ATLAS, SECOND EDITION: MAPPING THE UNIVERSE AND BEYOND

Written by Trefil, James
Space Atlas combines updated maps, lavish photographs, and elegant illustrations to chart the solar system, the universe, and beyond.
October 23, 2018 | Hardcover | National Geographic Society | 352 Pages |
$50.00

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