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FUTURE OF LIFE

Written by Wilson, Edward O
From preeminent scientist and two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author Wilson comes his most important book to date--a thoroughly documented assessment of the dismal state of our biosphere and a vision for a more hopeful future.
March 11, 2003 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.95
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AGE OF SPIRITUAL MACHINES

Written by Kurzweil, Ray
The "ultimate thinking machine" ("Forbes")--whose predictions for the future are startling, provocative, and closer to fruition than one might think--takes a serious and surprising look at the future that reads like great science fiction and offers a framework for envisioning the 21st century. Illustrations & diagrams. (Technology)
January 1, 2000 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 388 Pages |
$20.00
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PHYSICS OF THE FUTURE: HOW SCIENCE WILL SHAPE HUMAN DESTINY AND OUR DAILY LIVES BY THE YEAR 2100

Written by Kaku, Michio
The "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Physics of the Impossible" offers a stunning and provocative vision of the future, and explains how science will shape human destiny and everyone's daily life by the year 2100.
February 21, 2012 | Paperback | Anchor Books | 450 Pages |
$16.95
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IN SEARCH OF SCHRODINGER'S CAT: QUANTUM PHYSICS AND REALITY

Written by Gribbin, John
An astrophysicist offers an introduction to the theoretical principles, practical applications, and far-reaching implications of quantum physics and quantum mechanics
August 1, 1984 | Paperback | Bantam | 302 Pages |
$18.00
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PHYSICS AND PHILOSOPHY: THE REVOLUTION IN MODERN SCIENCE

Written by Heisenberg, Werner
The seminal work by one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century, Physics and Philosophy is Werner Heisenberg's concise and accessible narrative of the revolution in modern physics, in which he played a towering role. The outgrowth of a celebrated lecture series, this book remains as relevant, provocative, and fascinating as when it was first published in 1958.
May 8, 2007 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 201 Pages |
$14.99
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COSMIC SERPENT: DNA AND THE ORIGINS OF KNOWLEDGE

Written by Narby, Jeremy
Working on the beliefs of Peruvian Indians, the author embarks on a scientific quest that takes him from the Amazonian rain forest to the libraries of Europe in hopes of proving that DNA can conduct knowledge.
April 5, 1999 | Paperback | Tarcherperigee | 257 Pages |
$17.00
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DRUNKARD'S WALK: HOW RANDOMNESS RULES OUR LIVES

Written by Mlodinow, Leonard
An irreverent look at how randomness influences our lives, and how our successes and failures are far more dependent on chance events than we recognize.
May 5, 2009 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.95
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ORIGIN STORY: A BIG HISTORY OF EVERYTHING

Written by Christian, David
"I have long been a fan of David Christian. In Origin Story, he elegantly weaves evidence and insights from many scientific and historical disciplines into a single, accessible historical narrative." --Bill Gates A captivating history of the universe -- from before the dawn of time through the far reaches of the distant future.
May 21, 2019 | Paperback | Little, Brown Spark | 368 Pages |
$18.99
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SEX AT DAWN: HOW WE MATE, WHY WE STRAY, AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR MODERN RELATIONSHIPS

Written by Jetha, Cacilda
Is sexual monogamy natural to humans? By debunking many false historical notions, Ryan and Jetha offer a bold alternative in this provocative and brilliant book. The authors expose the ancient roots of human sexuality while pointing toward a more optimistic future.
July 5, 2011 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 402 Pages |
$16.99
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HOW WE DIE: REFLECTIONS OF LIFE'S FINAL CHAPTER, NEW EDITION

Written by Nuland, Sherwin B
In an age when death occurs in sterile seclusion and is cloaked in euphemi sm and taboo, How We Die is a vital revelation. Clearly, frankly, yet compassionately, it tells us how most of us are likely to die--and in doing so , suggests how we may live more fully and meaningfully. Written by a distinguished surgeon, How We Die succeeds in restoring death to its ancient place in human existence.
January 15, 1995 | Paperback | Vintage | 320 Pages |
$17.00

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