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How Human Nature Shapes Our Choices Overview: Through an examination of people in the workplace, this

Nine Pints

A Journey Through the Mysterious, Miraculous World of Blood Overview: Most humans contain between nine and


A Perfectly Natural History Overview: In Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History,zoologist Bill Schutt sets the record

Get Well Soon

History’s Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them Overview: Get Well Soon delivers the gruesome,

Beyond Words

What Animals Think and Feel Overview: Wise, passionate, and revelatory Beyond Words examines humanity's place in

Algorithms to Live By

Overview: In this dazzlingly interdisciplinary work, acclaimed author Brian Christian and cognitive scientist Tom Griffiths show

The Brain

The Story of You Overview: 'This is the story of how your life shapes your brain,

Biology of Belief

10th Anniversary Edition Overview: In this greatly expanded edition, Lipton, a former medical school professor and

The Sonic Boom

How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel, and Buy Overview: From movie scores and national

Stuff Matters

Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World Overview: A world-leading materials scientist presents an


Why the Web will Implode, Search will be Obsolete, and Everything Else you Need to Know


How It Drives Science Overview: Contrary to the popular view of science as a mountainous accumulation


Overview: With a lyrical literary style, and a range that touches almost all aspects of human


A Natural History of the Palette Overview: Why did Robin Hood wear Lincoln green? In Color,

The Tao of Physics

An Exploration of the Parallels Between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism Overview: Fritjof Capra Addresses Recent


Or Why Things Don’t Fall Down Overview: In "The New Science of Strong Materials" the author