A Beginner's Guide to Immortality: Extraordinary People, Alien Brains, and Quantum Resurrection
by : Clifford A. Pickover A Beginner's Guide to Immortality is a celebration of unusual lives and creative thinkers who punched through ordinary cultural norms while becoming successful in their...
A Brief History of Creation: Science and the Search for the Origin of Life
by : Bill Mesler and H. James Cleaves rom the ancient belief that mice sprang from stores of grain to cutting-edge debates in modern science, this is the story of...
A Brief History of Science: Through the Development of Scientific Instruments
By : Crump, Thomas An exploration of scientific advances throughout time. From earliest pre-history, with the dawning understanding of fire and its many uses, up to the astonishing advances of...
A New Science of the Paranormal: The Promise of Psychical Research
Mainline science rejects the paranormal because it cannot be proven by the classical methods of controlled experiments. But sciences such as geology, astronomy, and anthropology also don't rely on laboratory...
A Sting in the Tale: My Adventures with Bumblebees
A FACINATING TRAVEL MEMOIR THAT WILL ALTER THE WAY YOU THINK ABOUT THE BUMBLEBEE Dave Goulson became obsessed with wildlife as a small boy growing up in rural Shropshire, starting...
Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear
By: Jan Bondeson Explores the medicine, folklore,history and literature of Europe and the US to uncover why the fear of being buried alive arose, and whether this fear was warranted. The...
Decoding the Message of the Pulsars: Intelligent Communication from the Galaxy
by : Paul A. LaViolette Ph.D. A new interpretation of nearly 40 years of interstellar signals and the prophetic message they contain• Contains extensive analysis of pulsar data, revealing new...
Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens
by : Steve Olson | or months in early 1980, scientists, journalists, and ordinary people listened anxiously to rumblings in the longquiescent volcano Mount St. Helens. Still, when a massive...
Expect Great Things: The Life and Search of Henry David Thoreau
by : Kevin Dann (Author) To coincide with the bicentennial of Thoreau's birth in 2017, this thrilling, meticulous biography by naturalist and historian Kevin Dann fills a gap in our...
Experiments in Physical Chemistry
By: David P. Shoemaker This manual is for a junior/senior level laboratory course in physical chemistry. Forty-eight labs are included with theoretical notes, safety recommendations and computer applications. Updating has been...
Exposed!: Ouija, Firewalking, and Other Gibberish
by : Henri Broch From horoscopes to telekinesis to the Shroud of Turin, much of what is popularly accepted as a mystical or paranormal phenomenon is, in fact, bunk. Henri...
From Here to Infinity: A Vision for the Future of Science
by : Martin Rees Science is often portrayed as an obscure, difficult discipline, governed by elite researchers and inaccessible to the general public. In this riveting, inspiring new book, preeminent...
Greatest Mysteries of the Unexplained: A Compelling Collection of the World's Most Perplexing Phenomena
From the extraordinary disappearances of Lord Lucan and Agatha Christie, through Cornish specters and paranormal powers to miracle vegetables, Alice in Wonderland syndrome and the Black Hope Curse, these scintillating...
Hawthorn: The Tree That Has Nourished, Healed, and Inspired Through the Ages
by : Bill Vaughn One of humankind’s oldest companions, the hawthorn tree is bound up in the memories of every recorded age and the plot lines of cultures across the...
Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth
by : Jerry Kaplan After billions of dollars and fifty years of effort, researchers are finally cracking the code on artificial intelligence. As society stands on the cusp of unprecedented...
Journey from Cognition to Brain to Gene: Perspectives from Williams Syndrome
By: Ursula Bellugi A blueprint for the investigation of neurodevelopmental disorders, this book presents the work of a team of scientists using a multidisciplinary, integrated approach to link genes with human...
March's Advanced Organic Chemistry
From the reviews of the Fourth Edition ... "March has been uncompromising in his search for clarity and utility in presentations of a wide variety of essential organic chemistry. It...
Natural-Born Cyborgs: Minds, Technologies, and the Future of Human Intelligence
By: Andy Clark A revolutionary approach to the human mind imagines a future when humans have fully incorporated their tools and technologies into the biological
Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era
In as little as a decade, artificial intelligence could match and then surpass human intelligence. Corporations and government agencies around the world are pouring billions into achieving AI's Holy Grail―human-level...
Renewing the Stuff of Life
by: Cynthia B. Cohen Stem cell therapy is ushering in a new era of medicine in which we will be able to repair human organs and tissue at their most...
Stereochemistry of Organic Compounds
by: Ernest L. Eliel Samuel H. Wilen Stereochemistry of Organic Compounds The first fully referenced, comprehensive book on this subject in more than thirty years, Stereochemistry of Organic Compounds contains...
The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex
by : Jonathan Eig | The birth-control pill has been called the most important invention of the twentieth century. Yet its creation was anything but certain. This is the story...
The Glass Cage Where Automation is Taking Us
By : Nicholas Carr
The Great Equations: Breakthroughs in Science from Pythagoras to Heisenberg
Philosopher and science historian Robert P. Crease tells the stories behind ten of the greatest equations in human history. Was Nobel laureate Richard Feynman really joking when he called Maxwell's...
The Greatest Story NEVER Told: The Assured Triumph of Human Inevitability and Superiority
by : Elvis Newman "What we call imagination is actually the universal library of what's real. You couldn't imagine it if it weren't real somewhere, sometime." - Terence Mckenna Scientific theories...
The Mountains of Saint Francis
by : Walter Alvarez The major new work by the best-selling author of T. Rex and the Crater of Doom--a fascinating history. Walter Alvarez and his team made one of...
The Next Species: The Future of Evolution in the Aftermath of Man
by : Michael Tennesen Simultaneously sobering and exhilarating, Michael Tennesen’s wide-ranging survey of disasters highlights both life’s fragility and its metamorphosing persistence” (Booklist) and describes what life on earth could...
The Regional Office is Under Attack!: A Novel
by : Manuel Gonzales
The Snake Charmer: A Life and Death in Pursuit of Knowledge
By: Jamie James On September 11th, 2001 while exploring a Burmese jungle, Dr. Joe Slowinski was bitten by a krait, one of the most poisonous snakes in the world.& nbsp; His...
The Wasp That Brainwashed the Caterpillar:
by : Matt Simon A fascinating exploration of the awe-inspiring, weird, and unsettling ingenuity of evolution On a barren seafloor, the pearlfish swims into the safety of a sea cucumber...
Time, Light and the Dice of Creation: Through Paradox in Physics to a New Order
by : Philip Franses The laws of modern physics are seen as the bedrock of our understanding of the material world that surrounds us. Newton's and Maxwell's mathematics reliably describe...