Science + Psychology

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NEUROPEDIA: A BRIEF COMPENDIUM OF BRAIN PHENOMENA

Written by Chudler, Eric H
A fun and fact-filled A-Z treasury for anyone with a head on their shoulders Neuropedia journeys into the mysteries and marvels of the three pounds of tissue between your ears--the brain.
November 22, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press |
$16.95
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TRAVEL DIARIES OF ALBERT EINSTEIN: SOUTH AMERICA, 1925

Written by Einstein, Albert
A marvelously annotated and illustrated edition of Einstein's South America travel diary In the spring of 1925, Albert Einstein embarked on an extensive lecture tour of Argentina before continuing on to Uruguay and Brazil.
January 10, 2023 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 288 Pages |
$35.00
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YOU ARE NOT EXPECTED TO UNDERSTAND THIS: HOW 26 LINES OF CODE CHANGED THE WORLD

Leading technologists, historians, and journalists reveal the stories behind the computer coding that touches all aspects of life--for better or worse Few of us give much thought to computer code or how it comes to be. The very word "code" makes it sound immutable or even inevitable.
November 15, 2022 | PB | Princeton University Press |
$19.95
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BACK TO THE MOON: THE NEXT GIANT LEAP FOR HUMANKIND

Written by Silk, Joseph
A scientist's inspiring vision of our return to the Moon as humanity's next thrilling step in space exploration Just over half a century since Neil Armstrong first stepped foot on the lunar surface, a new space race to the Moon is well underway and rapidly gaining momentum.
November 1, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 304 Pages |
$29.95
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TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO THE STARS

Written by Johnson, Les
A brief guide to the real science of interstellar travel With known exoplanets now numbering in the thousands and initiatives like 100 Year Starship and Breakthrough Starshot advancing the idea of interstellar travel, the age-old dream of venturing forth into the cosmos and perhaps even colonizing distant worlds may one day become a reality.
October 11, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press |
$27.95
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REMNANTS OF ANCIENT LIFE: THE NEW SCIENCE OF OLD FOSSILS

Written by Greenwalt, Dale
The revolution in science that is transforming our understanding of extinct life We used to think of fossils as being composed of nothing but rock and minerals, all molecular traces of life having vanished long ago. We were wrong.
January 17, 2023 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 288 Pages |
$27.95
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WHEN GALAXIES WERE BORN: THE QUEST FOR COSMIC DAWN

Written by Ellis, Richard S
One of today's leading astronomers takes readers inside the decades-long search for the first galaxies and the origin of starlight Astronomers are like time travelers, scanning the night sky for the outermost galaxies that first came into being when our universe was a mere fraction of its present age.
November 8, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press |
$33.00
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PARASITES: THE INSIDE STORY

Written by Rácz, Gabor R
An exciting look at the essential roles that parasites play in Earth's ecosystems This book looks at the weird and wonderful world of parasites, the most abundant form of life on Earth. Parasites come in all forms and sizes and inhabit every free-living organism. Parasitism is now, and always has been, a way to survive under changing environmental conditions.
November 29, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 224 Pages |
$29.95
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HOW FAST DID T. REX RUN?: UNSOLVED QUESTIONS FROM THE FRONTIERS OF DINOSAUR SCIENCE

Written by Hone, David
The revolution in science that is transforming our understanding of dinosaurs In just the past twenty years, we have learned more about dinosaurs than we did in the previous two centuries.
August 2, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press |
$29.95
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BLACK HOLES: THE KEY TO UNDERSTANDING THE UNIVERSE

Written by Forshaw, Jeff
By the star physicist and author of multiple #1 Sunday Times bestsellers, a major and definitive narrative work on black holes and how they can help us understand the universe.
March 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Mariner Books |
$29.99

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