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Brief Answers to the Big Questions Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781984819192
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Published: Bantam - October 16th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The world-famous cosmologist and author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind.

“Hawking’s parting gift to humanity . . . a book every thinking person worried about humanity’s future should read.”—NPR


Everything All at Once: How to Think Like a Science Guy, Solve Any Problem, and Make a Better World Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781635652154
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Published: Rodale Books - November 20th, 2018

In the New York Times bestseller Everything All at Once, Bill Nye shows you how thinking like a nerd is the key to changing yourself and the world around you.


The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018 (The Best American Series ®) Cover Image
By Sam Kean (Editor), Tim Folger (Editor)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328987808
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Published: Mariner Books - October 2nd, 2018

“This is one of the most exciting times in the history of science,” New York Times-bestselling author Sam Kean proclaims in his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018. “Things aren’t perfect by any means.


Infinite Wonder: An Astronaut's Photographs from a Year in Space Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781524731847
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Published: Knopf - October 30th, 2018

From the record-breaking astronaut, national hero, and best-selling author of Endurance, a breathtaking collection of photos documenting his journey on the International Space Station, the vastness of space, and the unparalleled beauty of our own home planet.


The Origins of Creativity Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781631494857
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - November 27th, 2018

New Scientist: The Origin of Almost Everything Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781473670167
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Published: Nicholas Brealey - October 2nd, 2018

Introduction by Professor Stephen Hawking.


Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393064445
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 11th, 2018

In this fascinating foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war.


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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780062464347
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 4th, 2018

Official U.S. edition with full color illustrations throughout.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Underbug: An Obsessive Tale of Termites and Technology Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374282073
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Published: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giro - August 21st, 2018

The award-winning journalist Lisa Margonelli, national bestselling author of Oil on the Brain: Petroleum’s Long, Strange Trip to Your Tank, investigates the environmental and economic impact termites inflict on human societies in this fascinating examination of one of nature’s most misunderstood insects.


The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781476776620
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 14th, 2018

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction

Nonpareil science writer David Quammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology can change our understanding of evolution and life’s history, with powerful implications for human health and even our own human nature.


Cut in Half: The Hidden World Inside Everyday Objects Cover Image
By Mike Warren, Jonothan Woodward (Photographs by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781452168623
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 4th, 2018

What exactly is inside a laptop, a golf ball, a vacuum cleaner, or a novelty singing fish toy? The insides of these and dozens of other objects are revealed in this photographic exploration of the stuff all around us, exposed and explained.


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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316382533
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Published: Hachette Books - September 11th, 2018

New Yorker writer Paige Williams "does for fossils what Susan Orlean did for orchids" (Book Riot) in this "tremendous" (David Grann) true tale of one Florida man's attempt to sell a dinosaur skeleton from Mongolia--a story "steeped in natural history, human nature, commerce, crime, science, and politics" (Rebecca Skloot).


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