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How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics Michael Pollan
Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most revered writers takes us on a mind-altering journey to the frontiers of human consciousness.
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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress Steven Pinker
One of the world's greatest thinkers tells the heroic story of human progress - and why we neglect it at our peril.
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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 Upright Thinkers
The Upright Thinkers Leonard Mlodinow
At once authoritative and accessible, and infused with the author's trademark wit, this deeply insightful book is a stunning tribute to humanity's intellectual curiosity.
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In A Different Key
In A Different Key John Donvan, Caren Zucker
The astonishing story of autism as it has been discovered and felt by parents, children and doctors.
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Wine Grapes: A complete guide to 1,368 vine varieties, including their origins and flavours
Wine Grapes: A complete guide to 1,368 vine varieties, including their origins and flavours Julia Harding, Jancis Robinson, José Vouillamoz
Wine Grapes is an indispensable book for every wine lover, from the world's greatest wine experts.
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Is Shame Necessary?: New Uses for an Old Tool
Is Shame Necessary?: New Uses for an Old Tool Jennifer Jacquet
In this urgent, illuminating book, Jennifer Jacquet argues that, if we want to make large-scale fixes, we need to become active citizens, ready to find creative ways to shame those who have the power to bring about political and social change but aren't. Individual guilt and modified consumption don't compare to the possibilities of using shame as a non-violent form of resistance.
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A Farewell To Ice
A Farewell To Ice Peter Wadhams
The most authoritative account yet of what is happening in the Arctic - the 'canary in the mine' of planetary change.
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Universal
Universal Brian Cox, Jeff Forshaw
The Top Ten bestselling authors of The Quantum Universe take us on an awe-inspiring journey of scientific exploration.
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Reality Is Not What It Seems
Reality Is Not What It Seems Carlo Rovelli
From Aristotle to Albert Einstein, Michael Faraday to the Higgs boson, he takes us on a wondrous journey to show us that beyond our ever-changing idea of reality is a whole new world that has yet to be discovered.
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Weapons Of Math Destruction
Weapons Of Math Destruction Cathy O’Neil
A former Wall Street data scientist sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life - and threaten to rip apart our social fabric.
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The World-Ending Fire
The World-Ending Fire Wendell Berry
Life-changing writings by the visionary farmer, essayist and poet Wendell Berry.
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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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Thank You For Being Late
Thank You For Being Late Thomas L. Friedman
The bestselling field guide to the twenty-first century by one of its most celebrated observers.
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A Day In The Life Of The Brain
A Day In The Life Of The Brain Susan Greenfield
A world-renowned neuroscientist illuminates the science of consciousness by exploring a single day in the life of the brain.
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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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Collecting the World
Collecting the World James Delbourgo
A fascinating, vivid biography of the founder of the British Museum and exploration of the itch to accumulate.
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Improbable Destinies
Improbable Destinies Jonathan Losos
A dazzling tour of evolution in action that sheds light on one of the greatest debates in science.
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Life 3.0
Life 3.0 Max Tegmark
A.I. is the future of science, technology, and business - and there's no one better to explore that future than Max Tegmark.
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Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory
Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory Leonard Susskind and Art Friedman
The third volume in Leonard Susskind's one-of-a-kind physics series cracks open Einstein's special relativity and field theory.
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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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