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Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves
Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves
by George M Church
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Imagine a future in which human beings have become immune to all viruses, in which bacteria can custom-produce everyday items, like a drinking cup, or generate enough electricity to end oil dependency. Building a house would entail no more work than... (read more)

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The New Oxford Book of Food Plants
The New Oxford Book of Food Plants
by John Vaughan
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A true cornucopia, The New Oxford Book of Food Plants overflows with information and is packed with beautiful, hand-painted illustrations of the worlds food plants. In an oversized format with alternating full-page color plates, readers will find a feast... (read more)

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The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code
by Sam Kean
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From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes more incredible stories of science, history, language, and music, as told by our own DNA. In The Disappearing Spoon, bestselling author Sam Kean unlocked the mysteries of the periodic table. In The... (read more)

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The Tree
The Tree
by John Fowles
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“For years I have carried this book...with me on travels to reread, ponder, envy. In prose of classic gravity, precision, and delicacy, Fowles addresses matters of final importance.”—Los Angeles Times Book Review “The... (read more)

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Finding Bigfoot: Everything You Need to Know (Animal Planet)
Finding Bigfoot: Everything You Need to Know (Animal Planet)
by Animal Planet
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A howl in the distance. The biggest footprint you've ever seen. A blurry figure in the distance. These are the clues that lead us to believe there is something out there — Bigfoot. Already a fan of the wildly successful Finding Bigfoot show on... (read more)

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Reptiles & Amphibians for Dummies (For Dummies)
Reptiles & Amphibians for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Patricia Bartlett
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Packed with tips to care for your special critter Choose the right lizard, turtle, or snake - and give your pet the best care Fanatical about frogs? Gaga over geckos? This essential guide tells you what you must know before you own a reptile or amphibian,... (read more)

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Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
Suburban Safari: A Year on the Lawn
by Hannah Holmes
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The suburban lawn sprouts a crop of contradictory myths. To some, it's a green oasis; to others, it's eco-purgatory. Science writer Hannah Holmes spent a year appraising the lawn through the eyes of the squirrels, crows, worms, and spiders who think of... (read more)

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Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
by Ralph Helfer
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Raised together in a small German circus town, Modoc, the elephant, and Bram, his faithful boyhood companion and later trainer, formed a bond that lasted their entire lives. It was an extraordinary friendship that was tested time and again until, in the... (read more)

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Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
by Paul Stamets
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After years of living in awe of the mysterious fungi known as mushrooms-chefs, health enthusiasts, and home cooks alike can't get enough of these rich, delicate morsels. With updated production techniques for home and commercial cultivation, detailed... (read more)

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Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans
Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans
by John Marzluff and Tony Angell
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Stan Coren’s groundbreaking The Intelligence of Dogs meets Bernd Heinrich’s classic Mind of the Raven in this astonishing, beautifully illustrated look at the uncanny intelligence and emotions of crows. New research indicates that crows are... (read more)

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Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle
Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle
by Thor Hanson
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Feathers are an evolutionary marvel: aerodynamic, insulating, beguiling. They date back more than 100 million years. Yet their story has never been fully told. In Feathers, biologist Thor Hanson details a sweeping natural history, as feathers have been... (read more)

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The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures
The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures
by Lawrence Anthony
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The inspiring true story of “the Indiana Jones of conservation.” —The Guardian (UK) When Lawrence Anthony, author of The Elephant Whisperer, cared for not only elephants but other types of wildlife, including rhinos, on... (read more)

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ZooBorns Cats!: The Newest, Cutest Kittens and Cubs from the World's Zoos
ZooBorns Cats!: The Newest, Cutest Kittens and Cubs from the World's Zoos
by Andrew Bleiman
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ZooBorns showcases the newest and cutest animal babies from accredited zoos and aquariums around the world. With interesting animal facts and background stories on the featured babies, ZooBorns illustrates the connections between zoo births and... (read more)

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An Elephant's Life: An Intimate Portrait from Africa
An Elephant's Life: An Intimate Portrait from Africa
by Caitlin Oconnell
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An Elephants Life is the first book to provide a real sense of an elephants life, from birth to death. “An Elephant's Life is . . . a book elephant lovers should add to their libraries, and its also a good starting volume for those who have... (read more)

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Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The New Science of Evo Devo and the Making of the Animal Kingdom
Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The New Science of Evo Devo and the Making of the Animal Kingdom
by Sean B. Carroll
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'Evo Devo is evolutionary developmental biology, the third revolution in evolutionary biology. The first was marked by the publication of The Origin of Species. The second occurred in the early twentieth century, when Darwin\'s theories were merged with... (read more)

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Meerkat Manor: Flower of the Kalahari
Meerkat Manor: Flower of the Kalahari
by Tim Clutton Brock
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Written by the Cambridge professor who made them stars, Meerkat Manor is an exclusive, detailed look inside the lives of the Whiskers, the meerkat clan featured on the hit Animal Planet show. Behind-the-scenes detail provided by expert author Tim Clutton-... (read more)

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Garden Butterflies of North America: A Gallery of Garden Butterflies & How to Attract Them
Garden Butterflies of North America: A Gallery of Garden Butterflies & How to Attract Them
by Rick Mikula
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Garden Butterflies of North America is a vivid color portfolio of 40 of North America's most treasured and colorful garden butterfly varieties. It's loaded with natural history and illustrated information on how to design and manage gardens and backyards... (read more)

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Findings
Findings
by Kathleen Jamie
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"A book of unparalleled beauty, sharpness of observation, wit, delicacy, strength of vision and rare exactness of language." --The Daily Telegraph I had noticed, more than noticed, the cobwebs, and the shoaling light, and the way the doctor listened, and... (read more)

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Antarctic: A Tribute to Life in the Polar Regions
Antarctic: A Tribute to Life in the Polar Regions
by Michael Poliza
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Following his stunning photo-safari tour through Africa and the unprecedented helicopter voyage from Europe to Africa documented in Eyes Over Africa, award-winning photographer Michael Poliza has ventured to the polar regions. With his distinct... (read more)

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Passionate Slugs & Hollywood Frogs: An Uncommon Field Guide to Northwest Backyards
Passionate Slugs & Hollywood Frogs: An Uncommon Field Guide to Northwest Backyards
by Patricia K Lichen
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Hummingbirds flying upside down. Slugs mating while suspended in midair. A muscular mole turning somersaults in its tunnel. So much is happening, minute by minute, in your own backyard. In this Uncommon Field Guide, author Patricia Lichen combines... (read more)

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