Instant New York Times Best-seller
“A splendid and invigorating read.”
—Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
From the world-renowned physicist and best-selling author of The Elegant Universe comes a captivating exploration of deep time and humanity's search for purpose.
A New York Times Bestseller and winner of the PEN / E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award
"Game-changing." —Sy Montgomery, New York Times Book Review
Cheese puffs. Coffee. Sunscreen. Vapes. George Zaidan reveals what will kill you, what won’t, and why—explained with high-octane hilarity, hysterical hijinks, and other things that don’t begin with the letter H.
From the best-selling author of The Seven Daughters of Eve, an eye-opening work no dog lover or ancestry aficionado should be without.
The author of the best-selling Your Inner Fish gives us a lively and accessible account of the great transformations in the history of life on Earth--a new view of the evolution of human and animal life that explains how the incredible diversity of life on our planet came to be.
An award-winning physician and scientist makes the game-changing case that genetic females are stronger than males at every stage of life
One of TIME’s Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Decade
"Meet the new Stephen Hawking . . . The Order of Time is a dazzling book." --The Sunday Times
From the bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, comes a concise, elegant exploration of time.
A Next Big Idea Club Must-Read Nonfiction Book of Winter 2020
A revelatory investigation of friendship, with profound implications for our understanding of what humans and animals alike need to thrive across a lifetime.
All people are equal but, as Human Diversity explores, all groups of people are not the same -- a fascinating investigation of the genetics and neuroscience of human differences.$28.95ISBN: 9780393634846Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020
An illuminating look at the surprising history and science of astrology, civilization’s first system of algorithms, from Babylon to the present day.$17.99ISBN: 9781538760529Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Grand Central Publishing - December 3rd, 2019The USA TODAY bestseller is now in paperback with a new chapter on Global Warming!$28.00ISBN: 9781524799175Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Ballantine Books - January 21st, 2020
A thrilling story of scientific detective work and medical potential that illuminates the newly understood role of microglia—an elusive type of brain cell that is vitally relevant to our everyday lives.