Science + Psychology

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OUR WONDERFUL UNIVERSE: AN EASY INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF THE HEAVENS

Written by Chant, Clarence Augustus
-Reissue of an important work written by the father of Canadian astronomy -Astronomy is popular! The constant stream of incredible pictures from Hubble telescope has inspired people around the world to look up at the night sky -Beautifully packaged - ideal for gift book market Astronomy is one of the oldest branches of science. It has fascinated humanity from the earliest times.
August 1, 2017 | Hardcover | Papadakis Dist A/C | 192 Pages |
$17.99
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WIZARD AND THE PROPHET: TWO REMARKABLE SCIENTISTS AND THEIR DUELING VISIONS TO SHAPE TOMORROW'S WORLD

Written by Mann, Charles C
From the best-selling, award-winning author of 1491 and 1493--an incisive portrait of the two little-known twentieth-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped our ideas about the environment, laying the groundwork for how people in the twenty-first century will choose to live in tomorrow's world. In forty years, Earth's p
January 23, 2018 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 640 Pages |
$28.95
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RIVER OF CONSCIOUSNESS

Written by Sacks, Oliver
From the best-selling author of Gratitude, On the Move, and Musicophilia, a collection of essays that displays Oliver Sacks's passionate engagement with the most compelling and seminal ideas of human endeavor: evolution, creativity, memory, time, consciousness, and experience. Oliver Sacks, a scientist and a storyteller, is beloved by readers for the extraordinary neurolo
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 256 Pages |
$27.00
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FUTURE WAR: PREPARING FOR THE NEW GLOBAL BATTLEFIELD

Written by Latiff, Robert H
An urgent, prescient, and expert look at how future technology will change virtually every aspect of war as we know it and how we can respond to the serious national security challenges ahead. Future war is almost here: battles fought in cyberspace; biologically enhanced soldiers; autonomous systems that can process information and strike violently before a human being can blink.
September 26, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 208 Pages |
$25.00
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LIFE 3.0: BEING HUMAN IN THE AGE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Written by Tegmark, Max
New York Times Best Seller How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human?
August 29, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 384 Pages |
$28.00
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GIRL AT THE BAGGAGE CLAIM: EXPLAINING THE EAST-WEST CULTURE GAP

Written by Jen, Gish
A provocative and important study of the different ideas Easterners and Westerners have about the self and society and what this means for current debates in art, education, geopolitics, and business. Never have East and West come as close as they are today, yet we are still baffled by one another. Is our mantra "To thine own self be true"?
February 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 336 Pages |
$26.95
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EINSTEIN'S MASTERWORK: 1915 AND THE GENERAL THEORY OF RELATIVITY

Written by Gribbin, John
In 1915, Albert Einstein presented his masterwork to the Prussian Academy of Sciences, a theory of gravity, matter, space and time: the General Theory of Relativity.
October 17, 2017 | Paperback | Pegasus Books | 240 Pages |
$16.95
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CLOCKWORK FUTURES: THE SCIENCE OF STEAMPUNK AND THE REINVENTION OF THE MODERN WORLD

Written by Schillace, Brandy
Airships and electric submarines, automatons and mesmerists? Welcome to the wild world of steampunk. It is all speculative? Or is it? Meet the intrepid souls who pushed Victorian technology to its limits and paved the way for our present age. The gear turns, the whistle blows, and the billows expand with electro-mechanical whirring.
September 5, 2017 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books | 400 Pages |
$28.95
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TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE: HERITAGE AND ADAPTATION

Written by Unschuld, Paul U
A leading authority explains the ideas and practice of Chinese medicine from its beginnings in antiquity to today. Paul U. Unschuld describes medicine's close connection with culture and politics throughout Chinese history.
January 9, 2018 | Paperback | Columbia University Press | 184 Pages |
$20.00
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THEORY THAT CHANGED EVERYTHING: "ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES" AS A WORK IN PROGRESS

Written by Lieberman, Philip
Few people have done as much to change how we view the world as Charles Darwin. Yet On the Origin of Species is more cited than read, and parts of it are even considered outdated. In some ways, it has been consigned to the nineteenth century.
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Columbia University Press | 232 Pages |
$30.00

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