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Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do
Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do
by Wallace J. Nichols
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A landmark book by marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols on the remarkable effects of water on our health and well-being. Why are we drawn to the ocean each summer? Why does being near water set our minds and bodies at ease? In Blue Mind, Wallace J... (read more)

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The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease (Vintage)
The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease (Vintage)
by Daniel Lieberman
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In this landmark book of popular science, Daniel E. Lieberman—chair of the department of human evolutionary biology at Harvard University and a leader in the field—gives us a lucid and engaging account of how the human body evolved over... (read more)

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Speaking for Nature: The Literary Naturalists, from Transcendentalism to the Birth of the American Environmental Movement
Speaking for Nature: The Literary Naturalists, from Transcendentalism to the Birth of the American Environmental Movement
by Paul Brooks
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These narrative portraits of America's great literary naturalists offer a 200-year history of wildlife conservation. Profiles of those who led the fight to protect the environment and safeguard our natural heritage include Henry David Thoreau, John... (read more)

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Identically Different: Why We Can Change Our Genes
Identically Different: Why We Can Change Our Genes
by Tim Spector
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If you share most of the same genetic material, what makes you so different from your siblings? How much are the things you choose to do everyday--what you eat, how you vote, who you love--determined by your genes, and how much is your own free will... (read more)

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Computational and Visualization Techniques for Structural Bioinformatics Using Chimera (Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical & Computational Biology)
Computational and Visualization Techniques for Structural Bioinformatics Using Chimera (Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical & Computational Biology)
by Forbes J. Burkowski
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This book emphasizes computer programs that analyze protein structural data with program output generating data files and visual feedback in the form of a molecular display. The theoretical part of the text considers both the mathematical models related... (read more)

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Misbehaving Science: Controversy and the Development of Behavior Genetics
Misbehaving Science: Controversy and the Development of Behavior Genetics
by Aaron Panofsky
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Behavior genetics has always been a breeding ground for controversies. From the “criminal chromosome” to the “gay gene,” claims about the influence of genes like these have led to often vitriolic national debates about race, class... (read more)

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Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead
Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead
by David Casarett
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A physician explores just how far the science of resurrection has come Not too long ago, when you were dead, you were dead. There was no coming back. But a little electricity, applied to the heart in just the right way, has changed... (read more)

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Creepy Creatures: Grasshoppers (Creepy Creatures)
Creepy Creatures: Grasshoppers (Creepy Creatures)
by Valerie Bodden
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Creepy Creatures: Mites (Creepy Creatures)
Creepy Creatures: Mites (Creepy Creatures)
by Valerie Bodden
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Charles Darwin in Cambridge: The Most Joyful Years
Charles Darwin in Cambridge: The Most Joyful Years
by John Van Wyhe
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Freshwater Fishes of North America: Volume 1: Petromyzontidae to Catostomidae
Freshwater Fishes of North America: Volume 1: Petromyzontidae to Catostomidae
by Melvin L. Warren, Jr. (edt)
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The Eye: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
The Eye: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
by Michael F. Land
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Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Selves
Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Selves
by Patricia S. Churchland
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Synthetic Biology: A Lab Manual
Synthetic Biology: A Lab Manual
by Josefine Liljeruhm
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Creepy Creatures: Dragonflies (Creepy Creatures)
Creepy Creatures: Dragonflies (Creepy Creatures)
by Valerie Bodden
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Creepy Creatures: Stick Insects (Creepy Creatures)
Creepy Creatures: Stick Insects (Creepy Creatures)
by Valerie Bodden
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Creepy Creatures: Moths (Creepy Creatures)
Creepy Creatures: Moths (Creepy Creatures)
by Valerie Bodden
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Animal Wonder World: A Chronicle of the Unusual in Nature
Animal Wonder World: A Chronicle of the Unusual in Nature
by Frank W. Lane
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