Science + Psychology

EYES IN THE SKY: THE SECRET RISE OF GORGON STARE AND HOW IT WILL WATCH US ALL

Written by Holland Michel, Arthur
The fascinating history and unnerving future of high-tech aerial surveillance, from its secret military origins to its growing use on American citizens Eyes in the Sky is the authoritative account of how the Pentagon secretly developed a godlike surveillance system for monitoring America's enemies overseas, and how it is now being used to watch us in our own backyards.
June 18, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 336 Pages |
$28.00

INFINITE POWERS: HOW CALCULUS REVEALS THE SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE

Written by Strogatz, Steven
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
April 2, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 384 Pages |
$28.00

TALK TO ME: HOW VOICE COMPUTING WILL TRANSFORM THE WAY WE LIVE, WORK, AND THINK

Written by Vlahos, James
**To chat with the author, ask your Alexa device to "open the voice computing book."** The next great technological disruption is coming The titans of Silicon Valley are racing to build the last, best computer that the world will ever need.
March 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | 336 Pages |
$28.00

INVENTIONS, RESEARCHES, AND WRITINGS OF NIKOLA TESLA

Written by Martin, Thomas Commerford
The early works of famed inventor Nikola Tesla, and a source of inspiration for generations of innovators.
April 16, 2019 | Paperback | Canterbury Classics | 520 Pages |
$14.99

FOURTH AGE: SMART ROBOTS, CONSCIOUS COMPUTERS, AND THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY

Written by Reese, Byron
As we approach a great turning point in history when technology is poised to redefine what it means to be human, The Fourth Age offers fascinating insight into AI, robotics, and their extraordinary implications for our species. "If you only read just one book about the AI revolution, make it this one" (John Mackey, cofounder and CEO, Whole Foods Market).
March 17, 2020 | Paperback | Atria Books | 336 Pages |
$17.00

ATOM LAND: A GUIDED TOUR THROUGH THE STRANGE (AND IMPOSSIBLY SMALL) WORLD OF PARTICLE PHYSICS

Written by Butterworth, Jon
Journey into an unseen world--and to the frontiers of human knowledge Welcome to Atom Land, a subatomic realm governed by the laws of particle physics. Here, electromagnetism is a highway system; the strong force, a railway; the weak force, an airline.
April 2, 2019 | Paperback | Experiment | 304 Pages |
$14.95

WHO'S AFRAID OF AI?: FEAR AND PROMISE IN THE AGE OF THINKING MACHINES

Written by Ramge, Thomas
A penetrating guide to artificial intelligence: what it is, what it does, and how it will change our lives At a breathtaking pace, artificial intelligence is getting better and faster at making complex decisions. AI can already identify malignant tumors on CT scans, give legal advice, out-bluff the best poker players in the world, and, with ever-increasing skill, drive our cars.
April 16, 2019 | Paperback | Experiment | 128 Pages |
$9.95

HUMANIMAL: HOW HOMO SAPIENS BECAME NATURE'S MOST PARADOXICAL CREATURE--A NEW EVOLUTIONARY HISTORY

Written by Rutherford, Adam
"Rutherford describes Humanimal as being about the paradox of how our evolutionary journey turned 'an otherwise average ape' into one capable of creating complex tools, art, music, science, and engineering.
March 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Experiment | 256 Pages |
$25.95

GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY

Written by Mukherjee, Siddhartha
The #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller The basis for the PBS Ken Burns Documentary The Gene: An Intimate History From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies--a fascinating history of the g
May 2, 2017 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company | 608 Pages |
$20.00

WHY WE SLEEP: UNLOCKING THE POWER OF SLEEP AND DREAMS

Written by Walker, Matthew
"Why We Sleep is an important and fascinating book...Walker taught me a lot about this basic activity that every person on Earth needs.
June 19, 2018 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company | 368 Pages |
$18.00

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