Science + Psychology

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WHAT IF? : SERIOUS SCIENTIFIC ANSWERS TO ABSURD HYPOTHETICAL QUESTIONS

Written by Munroe, Randall
From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe's iconic webcomic.
September 2, 2014 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin |
$27.00
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QUIET: THE POWER OF INTROVERTS IN A WORLD THAT CAN'T STOP TALKING

Written by Cain, Susan
The book that started the Quiet Revolution
January 29, 2013 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$18.00
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EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES

Written by Mukherjee, Siddhartha
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and now a documentary from Ken Burns on PBS, The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane "biography" of cancer--from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence.
August 9, 2011 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company |
$20.00
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DOUBLE HELIX

Written by Watson, James D
The personal account of one of the great scientific discoveries of the century. By identifying the structure of DNA, Francis Crick and James Watson revolutionized biochemistry and won a Nobel Prize. His honest account of their sprint against other world-class researchers gives a dazzling picture of the world of a brilliant scientist.
June 12, 2001 | Paperback | Touchstone Books | 256 Pages |
$16.99

SHORT HISTORY OF NEARLY EVERYTHING

Written by Bryson, Bill
One of the world's most beloved writers and New York Times bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods and The Body takes his ultimate journey--into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.
September 14, 2004 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$20.00
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COSMOS

Written by Sagan, Carl
RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOX Cosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space.
December 10, 2013 | Paperback | Ballantine Books | 396 Pages |
$18.00
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SIGNAL AND THE NOISE

Written by Silver, Nate
"One of the more momentous books of the decade."--The New York Times Book Review Nate Silver built an innovative system for predicting baseball performance, predicted the 2008 election within a hair's breadth, and became a national sensation as a blogger--all by the time he was thirty.
February 3, 2015 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 560 Pages |
$18.00
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COSMIGRAPHICS

Written by Benson, Michael
Michael Benson tells the thrilling story of the discovery and description of the universe in a new way. Selecting artful and profound illustrations and maps, many hidden away in the world's great science libraries and virtually unknown today, he chronicles more than 1,000 years of humanity's ever-expanding understanding of the size and shape of space itself.
October 14, 2014 | Hardcover | ABRAMS |
$50.00

WOMEN ROWING NORTH: NAVIGATING LIFE'S CURRENTS AND FLOURISHING AS WE AGE

Written by Pipher, Mary
From the New York Times bestselling author of Reviving Ophelia, a guide to wisdom, authenticity, and bliss for women as they age.
March 3, 2020 | Paperback | Bloomsbury Publishing | 272 Pages |
$17.00

UNINHABITABLE EARTH: LIFE AFTER WARMING

Written by Wallace-Wells, David
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - "The Uninhabitable Earth hits you like a comet, with an overflow of insanely lyrical prose about our pending Armageddon."--Andrew Solomon, author of The Noonday Demon
March 17, 2020 | Paperback | Tim Duggan Books | 384 Pages |
$18.00

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