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From Bacteria To Bach And Back
From Bacteria To Bach And Back Daniel C. Dennett
One of the world's most original and provocative thinkers offers a major new account of the origins of the conscious mind.
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The Story Of The Human Body
The Story Of The Human Body Daniel Lieberman
The Story of the Human Body asks how our bodies got to be the way they are, and considers how that evolutionary history - both ancient and recent - can help us evaluate how we use our bodies. And what is the human body's future?
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Origin Story
Origin Story David Christian
This is the epic story of the universe and our place in it, from 13.8 billion years ago to the remote future.
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The Art of Statistics
The Art of Statistics David Spiegelhalter
The essential guide to statistical science in the age of big data, from the President of the Royal Statistical Society.
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The Uninhabitable Earth
The Uninhabitable Earth David Wallace-Wells
The slowness of climate change is a fairy tale, perhaps as pernicious as the one that says it isn't happening at all, and if your anxiety about it is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are possible, even within the lifetime of a teenager today.
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The Invention Of Science
The Invention Of Science David Wootton
We live in a world made by science. How and when did this happen? This book tells the story of the extraordinary intellectual and cultural revolution that gave birth to modern science, and mounts a major challenge to the prevailing orthodoxy of its history. David Wootton's landmark book changes our understanding of how this great transformation came about, and of what science is.
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Statistics Without Tears
Statistics Without Tears Derek Rowntree
A clear and trustworthy guide to understanding statistics, a perennial bestseller now fully revised and updated.
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The Origins of Creativity
The Origins of Creativity Edward O. Wilson
The legendary biologist Edward O. Wilson offers his most philosophically probing work to date.
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A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature's Deep Design
A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature's Deep Design Frank Wilczek
A Beautiful Question is a mind-expanding book combining the age-old human quest for beauty with the age-old human quest for truth.
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Turing's Cathedral
Turing's Cathedral GEORGE DYSON
How did computers take over the world? This is the story of how the PC, ipod, smartphone and almost every aspect of modern life came into being.
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Classical Mechanics
Classical Mechanics George Hrabovsky
Here is the ultimate master class in modern physics. In Classical Mechanics, world-class physicist and father of string theory Leonard Susskind and citizen-scientist George Hrabovsky combine forces in a primer that teaches the skills you need to do physics yourself.
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Curiocity
Curiocity Henry Eliot, Matt Lloyd-Rose
Curiocity is a unique guide that will transform the way you see and experience London.
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The Enigma Of Reason: A New Theory of Human Understanding
The Enigma Of Reason: A New Theory of Human Understanding Hugo Mercier
A radical new theory of human rationality from two ground-breaking thinkers.
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Love's Executioner And Other Tales Of Psychotherapy
Love's Executioner And Other Tales Of Psychotherapy Irvin D. Yalom
Why was Saul tormented by three unopened letters from Stockholm? What made Thelma spend her whole life raking over a long-past love affair? How did Carlos' macho fantasies help him deal with terminal cancer?
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