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The Tides of Mind: Uncovering the Spectrum of Consciousness
The Tides of Mind: Uncovering the Spectrum of Consciousness
by David Gelernter
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While the holy grail of psychologists and scientists for nearly a century has been to artificially replicate the thought patterns of the human mind, a legendary computer scientist and AI authority challenges the notion that this can ever be achieved... (read more)

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Planet of the Bugs
Planet of the Bugs
by Scott R. Shaw
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Dinosaurs, however toothy, did not rule the earthand#151;and neither do humans. But what were and are the true potentates of our planet? Insects, says Scott Richard Shawand#151;millions and millions of insect species. Starting in the shallow oceans of... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Arrival of the Fittest: How Nature Innovates
Arrival of the Fittest: How Nature Innovates
by Andreas Wagner
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“Natural selection can preserve innovations, but it cannot create them. Natures many innovations—some uncannily perfect—call for natural principles that accelerate lifes ability to innovate.” Darwins theory of natural selection... (read more)

Available October 6, 2015
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The Society of Genes
The Society of Genes
by Itai Yanai
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Nearly four decades ago Richard Dawkins published The Selfish Gene, famously reducing humans to "survival machines" whose sole purpose was to preserve "the selfish molecules known as genes." How these selfish genes work together to construct the organism,... (read more)

Available January 2016
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The Ultimate Guide to Raising Farm Animals: A Complete Guide to Raising Chickens, Pigs, Cows, and More
The Ultimate Guide to Raising Farm Animals: A Complete Guide to Raising Chickens, Pigs, Cows, and More
by Laura Childs
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Imagine putting together a big breakfast using the eggs straight from your own chickens, or bacon straight from the pig. This is a sort of ideal that many dream of, but few ever get to experience. Now with The Ultimate Guide to Raising Farm Animals, that... (read more)

Available August 2016
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Environmental Microbiology: From Genomes to Biogeochemistry
Environmental Microbiology: From Genomes to Biogeochemistry
by Eugene L. Madsen
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New and expanded for its second edition, Environmental Microbiology: From Genomes to Biogeochemistry is a timely update to a classic text filled with ideas, connections, and concepts that advance an in-depth understanding of this growing segment of... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Decoding the Language of Genetics
Decoding the Language of Genetics
by David Botstein
About the Author
David Botstein is an American biologist serving as the Chief Scentific Officer of Calico. He served as the director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics at Princeton University from 2003-2013, where he remains an Anthony B. Evnin... (read more)

Available September 2015
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The Invention of Nature: Alexander Von Humboldt's New World
The Invention of Nature: Alexander Von Humboldt's New World
by Andrea Wulf
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The acclaimed author of The Brother Gardeners and Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of the visionary German naturalist whose ideas continue to influence how we view ourselves and our relationship with the natural world today. Alexander von... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Insects: Their Ways and Means of Living
Insects: Their Ways and Means of Living
by Robert Evans Snodgrass
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Originally published by the U.S. Bureau of Entomology, this book was written by a specialist in insect anatomy. Rich in fascinating facts, the treatment is completely nontechnical in its approach and illustrated with hundreds of drawings, each rendered... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Wiley Series in Biomedical Engineering and Multi-Disciplinar #3: Doppler Radar Physiological Sensing
Wiley Series in Biomedical Engineering and Multi-Disciplinar #3: Doppler Radar Physiological Sensing
by Olga Boric-lubecke
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Doppler radar physiological monitoring field has been growing in research and development, and as products go to market, there is an increased need for a reference text in this area. There is no reference book on this topic published to date. This book's... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Introducing Epigenetics: A Graphic Guide (Introducing)
Introducing Epigenetics: A Graphic Guide (Introducing)
by Andre Gomes
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Epigenetics is the most exciting field in biology today, developing our understanding of disease, hereditary traits, and evolution. In a striking comic-book style, Introducing Epigenetics pulls apart the double helix, illustrating the key concepts in... (read more)

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Thoreau on Nature: Sage Words on Finding Harmony with the Natural World
Thoreau on Nature: Sage Words on Finding Harmony with the Natural World
by Henry David Thoreau
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“How important is a constant intercourse with nature and the contemplation of natural phenomena to the preservation of moral and intellectual health!” —Henry David Thoreau Since his death in 1862, Henry David Thoreau has left an indelible... (read more)

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Welcome to the Microbiome: Getting to Know the Trillions of Bacteria and Other Microbes In, On, and Around You
Welcome to the Microbiome: Getting to Know the Trillions of Bacteria and Other Microbes In, On, and Around You
by Rob Desalle
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and#160;Suddenly, research findings require a paradigm shift in our view of the microbial world. The Human Microbiome Project at the National Institutes of Health is well under way, and unprecedented scientific technology now allows the censusing of... (read more)

Available November 2015
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The Gospel of Nature
The Gospel of Nature
by John Burroughs
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In 1912, the great American naturalist John Burroughs was asked by a preacher to talk to his parishioners on the "gospel of nature." In his essay, Burroughs reflects on the impact and influence his excursions in nature had on his life. "That I am a saner,... (read more)

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Food Microbiology
Food Microbiology
by Moss Adams, Mcclure
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Food Microbiology by Adams and Moss has been a popular textbook since it was first published in 1995. Now in its fourth edition, Peter McClure joins the highly successful authorship in order to bring the book right up to date. Maintaining its general... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Biocoder #9: October 2015
Biocoder #9: October 2015
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BioCoder is a quarterly newsletter for DIYbio, synthetic bio, and anything related. Youll discover:Articles about interesting projects and experiments, such as the glowing plantArticles about tools, both those you buy and those you buildVisits to DIYbio... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins
The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins
by David R. Begun
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"This provocative, engaging, and beautifully written book is a must-read for anyone interested in how and why apes--including humans--got to be the way they are. Begun not only summarizes with clarity the complex evolutionary history of apes, but also... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Collins Aqa A-Level Science -- Biology Teacher Guide 2
Collins Aqa A-Level Science -- Biology Teacher Guide 2
by Tracey Baxter
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Part of the Collins AQA A-level Science series, this Teacher Guide provides material to prepare students for Year Two of the Biology course. It is fully integrated with Collins' AQA Biology Student Book Two. This Guide will provide you with complete... (read more)

Available January 2016
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Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine
Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine
by Jeremy Taylor
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We think of medical science and doctors as focused on treating conditions—whether it’s a cough or an aching back. But the sicknesses and complaints that cause us to seek medical attention actually have deeper origins than the superficial... (read more)

Available October 2015
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A Brief History of Creation: Science and the Search for the Origin of Life
A Brief History of Creation: Science and the Search for the Origin of Life
by Bill Mesler
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From the ancient belief that mice sprang from stores of grain to cutting-edge debates in modern science, this is the story of humankind's search for the "how" of life's creation. The very existence of God has often seemed to hinge on whether life can, or... (read more)

Available December 2015
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