Science + Psychology

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ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY

Written by Tyson, Neil DeGrasse
What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.
May 2, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company |
$18.95
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CLIMATE OF HOPE: HOW CITIES, BUSINESSES, AND CITIZENS CAN SAVE THE PLANET

Written by Pope, Carl
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
April 18, 2017 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 272 Pages |
$26.99
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ENDS OF THE WORLD: VOLCANIC APOCALYPSES, LETHAL OCEANS, AND OUR QUEST TO UNDERSTAND EARTH'S PAST MASS EXTINCTIONS

Written by Brannen, Peter
Our world has ended five times: it has been broiled, frozen, poison-gassed, smothered, and pelted by asteroids. In this book, Brannen dives into deep time, exploring Earth's past dead ends, and in the process, offers us a glimpse of our possible future: many scientists now believe that the climate shifts of the twenty-first century have analogs in these five extinctions.
June 13, 2017 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 336 Pages |
$27.99
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VISUAL INTELLIGENCE: SHARPEN YOUR PERCEPTION, CHANGE YOUR LIFE

Written by Herman, Amy E
An engrossing guide to seeing--and communicating--more clearly, from the groundbreaking course that helps FBI agents, cops, CEOs, ER doctors, and others save money, reputations, and lives
May 9, 2017 | Paperback | Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books | 316 Pages |
$15.99
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CRACK IN CREATION: GENE EDITING AND THE UNTHINKABLE POWER TO CONTROL EVOLUTION

Written by Sternberg, Samuel H
A trailblazing biologist grapples with her role in the biggest scientific discovery of our era: a cheap, easy way of rewriting genetic code, with nearly limitless promise and peril.
June 13, 2017 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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HUMAN ANATOMY: STEREOSCOPIC IMAGES OF MEDICAL SPECIES

Written by Naughten, Jim
Following his highly successful book, Animal Kingdom, Jim Naughten brings to life historic specimens of the human body in this peculiarly enthralling collection of stereoscopic photographs.
May 25, 2017 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing |
$45.00
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MATHEMATICS LOVER'S COMPANION: MASTERPIECES FOR EVERYONE

Written by Scheinerman, Edward R
Twenty-three mathematical masterpieces for exploration and enlightenment
March 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 296 Pages |
$28.00
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BLUE DREAMS: THE SCIENCE AND THE STORY OF THE DRUGS THAT CHANGED OUR MINDS

Written by Slater, Lauren
"Capacious and rigorous . . . Blue Dreams, like all good histories of medicine, reveals healing to be art as much as science." --Parul Sehgal, New York Times"Terrific." --@MichaelPollan"Ambitious...Slater's depictions of madness are terrifying and fascinating." --USA Today
February 20, 2018 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company |
$28.00
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EXTREME MEASURES: FINDING A BETTER PATH TO THE END OF LIFE

Written by Zitter, Jessica Nutik
For readers of Being Mortal and Modern Death, an ICU and Palliative Care specialist offers a framework for a better way to exit life that will change our medical culture at the deepest level
February 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Avery Publishing Group | 352 Pages |
$27.00
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FEMALE BRAIN

Written by Brizendine, Louann
Brizendine established the first clinic in the country to study and treat womens brain functions. This revolutionary book combines two decades of her work and the latest information from the scientific community to provide a truly comprehensive look at the way womens minds work.
August 7, 2007 | Paperback | Harmony |
$15.99

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