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The Cat's Meow Cover
Author: Jonathan B. Losos |
Release Date: May 02, 2023
The past, present, and future of the world's most popular and beloved pet, from a leading evolutionary biologist and great cat lover.The domestic cat—your cat—has, from its evolutionary origins in Africa, been transformed in comparatively...
The Cat's Meow Cover
Our Tribal Future Cover
Author: David R. Samson |
Release Date: April 18, 2023
An astounding and inspiring look at the science behind tribalism, and how we can learn to harness it to improve the world around us.What do you think of when you hear the word “tribalism?” For many, it conjures images of bigotry, xenophob...
Our Tribal Future Cover
Author: Marlene Zuk | Narrator: Jaime Lamchick
Release Date: August 09, 2022
A lively exploration of animal behavior in all its glorious complexity, whether in tiny wasps, lumbering elephants, or ourselves.For centuries, people have been returning to the same tired nature-versus-nurture debate, trying to determine what we lea...
Author: Ogi Ogas and Sai Gaddam | Narrator: Cary Hite
Release Date: March 08, 2022
Two neuroscientists trace a sweeping new vision of consciousness across eighteen increasingly intelligent minds, from microbes to humankind and beyond.Why do minds exist? How did mud and stone develop into beings that can experience longing, regret, ...
Author: David George Haskell | Narrator: David George Haskell and Steven Jay Cohen
Release Date: March 01, 2022
“[A] glorious guide to the miracle of life’s sound.” —The New York Times Book Review A lyrical exploration of the diverse sounds of our planet, the creative processes that produced these marvels, and the perils that sonic dive...
Author: Caleb Scharf | Narrator: Jonathan Todd Ross
Release Date: June 15, 2021
“Full of fascinating insights drawn from an impressive range of disciplines, The Ascent of Information casts the familiar and the foreign in a dramatic new light.” —Brian Greene, author of The Elegant UniverseYour informat...
Author: Jonathan Balcombe | Narrator: Jonathan Balcombe
Release Date: May 25, 2021
Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for Natural History and a New York Times Editors Choice Pick"After reading Super Fly, you will never take a fly for granted again. Thank you, Jonathan Balcombe, for reminding us of the infinite marvels&#...
Author: David Sloan Wilson | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: March 30, 2021
With stories that entertain as much as they inform, renowned evolutionist David Sloan Wilson outlines the basic principles of evolution and shows how, when properly understood, they can illuminate the length and breadth of creation, from the ori...
Author: Arik Kershenbaum | Narrator: Samuel West
Release Date: March 16, 2021
From a noted Cambridge zoologist, a wildly fun and scientifically sound exploration of what alien life must be like, using universal laws that govern life on Earth and in space.Scientists are confident that life exists elsewhere in the universe. Yet ...
Author: Daniel Lieberman | Narrator: Sean Runnette
Release Date: January 05, 2021
If exercise is healthy (so good for you!), why do many people dislike or avoid it? These engaging stories and explanations will revolutionize the way you think about exercising—not to mention sitting, sleeping, sprinting, weight lifting, playin...
Author: Neil Shubin | Narrator: Marc Cashman
Release Date: March 17, 2020
An exciting and accessible new view of the evolution of human and animal life on Earth. From the author of national bestseller, Your Inner Fish, this extraordinary journey of discovery spans centuries, as explorers and scientists seek to understand t...
Author: Joseph LeDoux | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: August 27, 2019
A leading neuroscientist offers a history of the evolution of the brain from unicellular organisms to the complexity of animals and human beings todayRenowned neuroscientist Joseph LeDoux digs into the natural history of life on earth to provide a ne...