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Author: Andrew Steele
Release Date: December 29, 2020
A startling chronicle by a brilliant young scientist takes us onto the frontiers of the science of aging, and reveals how close we are to an astonishing extension of our life spans and a vastly improved quality of life in our later years.Aging--not c...
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Author: Gary Taubes | Narrator: Holter Graham
Release Date: December 29, 2020
The best-selling author of Why We Get Fat and The Case Against Sugar reveals why the established rules about eating healthy might be the wrong approach to weight loss for millions of people, and how low-carbohydrate, high-fat/ketogenic diets can hel...
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Author: Camilla Pang PhD
Release Date: December 01, 2020
An instruction manual for life, love, and relationships by a brilliant young scientist whose Asperger's syndrome allows her--and us--to see ourselves in a different way...and to be better at being humanDiagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the a...
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Author: Isaac Asimov
Release Date: December 01, 2020
A thrilling nonfiction tour of the cosmos that brings the universe down to Earth, from one of the all-time masters of science fiction.   No one makes sense out of science like Isaac Asimov. Are you puzzled by pulsars? Baffled by black ...
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Author: Jonathan Balcombe
Release Date: November 10, 2020
From an expert in animal consciousness, a book that will turn the fly on the wall into the elephant in the room.For most of us, the only thing we know about flies is that they're annoying, and our usual reaction is to try to kill them. In Super Fly, ...
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Author: Janna Levin
Release Date: November 10, 2020
From the acclaimed author of Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space--an authoritative, wholly accessible, fascinating guide to the most challenging phenomena of contemporary science, which is now the anchor of our understanding of the cos...
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Author: Robert S. Devine
Release Date: October 27, 2020
An original, engaging guide to creating a sustainable economy that will combat global warming while also improving our quality of life AN ANCHOR ORIGINALPick an environmental issue. Maybe air pollution, toxic waste, or deforestation. These all seem ...
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Author: David Sloan Wilson | Narrator: Rene Ruiz
Release Date: October 13, 2020
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...
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Provocative and illuminating essays from women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forwardThere is a renaissance blooming in the climate movement: leadership that is more characte...
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Author: Leonard Mlodinow | Narrator: Dan John Miller
Release Date: September 08, 2020
An intimate and inspirational exploration of Stephen Hawking—the man, the friend, and the physicist.One of the most influential physicists of our time, Stephen Hawking touched the lives of millions. Recalling his nearly two decades as Hawking&r...
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Author: Daniel Lieberman | Narrator: Sean Runnette
Release Date: September 08, 2020
This highly engaging landmark work, a natural history of exercise--by the author of the best seller The Story of the Human Body--seeks to answer a fundamental question: were you born to run or rest?The first three parts of Exercised roughly follow t...
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Author: Jane Fonda
Release Date: September 08, 2020
A call to action from Jane Fonda, one of the most inspiring activists of our time, urging us to wake up to the looming disaster of climate change and equipping us with the tools we need to join her in protest"This is the last possible moment in histo...
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