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Geniuses at War Cover
Author: David A. Price
Release Date: June 22, 2021
The dramatic, untold story of a brilliant team, the world’s first digital electronic computer, and the race to decrypt the Nazis’ toughest code  Planning the invasion of Normandy, the Allies knew that decoding the communications...
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Wasted Cover
Author: Byron Reese and Scott Hoffman
Release Date: June 01, 2021
A riveting exploration of the complicated, and often surprising, ways that waste occurs in our businesses, our communities, and our lives Waste. We spend a great deal of energy trying to avoid it, but once you train your eyes to look for it, you...
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Unraveled Cover
Author: Maxine Bedat
Release Date: June 01, 2021
A groundbreaking chronicle of the birth--and death--of a pair of jeans, that exposes the fractures in our global supply chains, and our relationships to each other, ourselves, and the planetTake a look at your favorite pair of jeans. Maybe you bought...
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Genius Makers Cover
Author: Cade Metz | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: March 16, 2021
THE UNTOLD TECH STORY OF OUR TIME   What does it mean to be smart? To be human? What do we really want from life and the intelligence we have, or might create?   With deep and exclusive reporting, across hundreds of interviews, New York Tim...
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Author: Kevin Roose | Narrator: Mike Chamberlain
Release Date: March 09, 2021
“While we need to rewrite the rules of the twenty-first-century economy, Kevin’s book is a great look at how people can do this on a personal level to always put humanity first.”—Andrew Yang“A clear, compelling strategy ...
Author: Bill Gates | Narrator: Bill Gates and Wil Wheaton
Release Date: February 16, 2021
In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical--and accessible--plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe.Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating...
Author: Annie Jacobsen | Narrator: Annie Jacobsen
Release Date: January 12, 2021
A powerful story of war in our time, of love of country, the experience of tragedy, and a Platoon at the center of it all   This is a story that starts off close and goes very big. The initial part of the story might sound familiar at first: It ...
Author: Tyler Maroney | Narrator: William DeMeritt
Release Date: September 29, 2020
A fascinating examination of the world of private investigators by a 21st-century private eye.Today's world is complicated: companies are becoming more powerful than nations, the lines between public and corporate institutions grow murkier, and the i...
Author: Shreve Stockton | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: September 29, 2020
An intimate memoir on the work and wonder of ranch life, critiquing the inhumane and environmentally destructive factory farm system and offering sustainable alternatives for ethical omnivores. Although there are nearly 100 million cattle in the Unit...
Author: Lee Vinsel and Andrew L. Russell | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: September 08, 2020
“Innovation” is the hottest buzzword in business. But what if our obsession with finding the next big thing has distracted us from the work that matters most?“The most important book I’ve read in a lon...
Author: Sara Hendren | Narrator: Sara Hendren
Release Date: August 18, 2020
Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR and LitHubA fascinating and provocative new way of looking at the things we use and the spaces we inhabit, and a call to imagine a better-designed world for us all.Furniture and tools, kitchens and campuses and ci...
Author: Chase Purdy | Narrator: Chase Purdy
Release Date: June 16, 2020
The riveting story of the entrepreneurs and renegades fighting to bring lab-grown meat to the world.The trillion-dollar meat industry is one of our greatest environmental hazards; it pollutes more than all the world's fossil-fuel-powered cars. Global...