Science + Psychology

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BLUE DREAMS: THE SCIENCE AND THE STORY OF THE DRUGS THAT CHANGED OUR MINDS

Written by Slater, Lauren
The explosive story of the discovery and development of psychiatric medications, as well as the science and the people behind their invention, told by a riveting writer and psychologist who shares her own experience with the highs and lows of psychiatric drugs. Although one in five Americans now takes at least one psychotropic drug, the fact remains that nearly seventy years after doct
February 20, 2018 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company | 416 Pages |
$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
Since Dr. Brizendine wrote The Female Brain ten years ago, the response has been overwhelming. This New York Times bestseller has been translated into more than thirty languages, has sold nearly a million copies between editions, and has most recently inspired a romantic comedy starring Whitney Cummings and Sofia Vergara.
August 7, 2007 | Paperback | Harmony | 279 Pages |
$16.99
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FLYING SAUCERS ARE FOR REAL (DELUXE EDITION)

Written by JACK. WOMACK
(Deluxe Slipcase Edition)Flying Saucers Are Real! is a catalogue of the Jack Womack UFO library and a history of one of the 20th centurys most pervasive subcultures. The collection presents an unknown wealth of images taken from mid-century flying saucer books and extensive text by the author-collector outlining the history of the UFO phenomenon and opining on the selections.
September 16, 2016 | hc | Anthology Editions, LLC | 288 Pages |
$100.00
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SLEEP REVOLUTION

Written by Huffington, Arianna
Co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post Arianna Huffington shows how our cultural dismissal of sleep as time wasted compromises our health and our decision-making and undermines our work lives, our personal lives--and even our sex lives in this New York Times bestseller.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Harmony | 416 Pages |
$16.00
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ALGORITHMS TO LIVE BY: THE COMPUTER SCIENCE OF HUMAN DECISIONS

Written by Griffiths, Tom
What should we do, or leave undone, in a day or a lifetime? How much messiness should we accept? What balance of the new and familiar is the most fulfilling? These may seem like uniquely human quandaries, but they are not. Computers, like us, confront limited space and time, so computer scientists have been grappling with similar problems for decades.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Picador USA | 368 Pages |
$19.00
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UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING: WHY THERE IS SOMETHING RATHER THAN NOTHING

Written by Krauss, Lawrence M
Bestselling author and acclaimed physicist Lawrence Krauss offers a paradigm-shifting view of how everything that exists came to be in the first place. "Where did the universe come from? What was there before it? What will the future bring?
January 1, 2013 | Paperback | Atria Books | 240 Pages |
$16.00
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DO ELEPHANTS HAVE KNEES?: AND OTHER STORIES OF DARWINIAN ORIGINS

Written by Ault, Charles R
Thinking whimsically makes serious science accessible. That's a message that should be taken to heart by all readers who want to learn about evolution. Do Elephants Have Knees? invites readers into serious appreciation of Darwinian histories by deploying the playful thinking found in children's books. Charles R. Ault Jr.
August 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Comstock Publishing | 240 Pages |
$27.95
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HALF-EARTH: OUR PLANET'S FIGHT FOR LIFE

Written by Wilson, Edward O
In his most urgent book to date, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and world-renowned biologist Edward O. Wilson states that in order to stave off the mass extinction of species, including our own, we must move swiftly to preserve the biodiversity of our planet.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 272 Pages |
$16.95
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BLANK SLATE: THE MODERN DENIAL OF HUMAN NATURE

Written by Pinker, Steven
A brilliant inquiry into the origins of human nature from the author of The Better Angels of Our Nature and Enlightenment Now. Sweeping, erudite, sharply argued, and fun to read..also highly persuasive. --Time Now updated with a new afterword
August 26, 2003 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 560 Pages |
$20.00

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