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Anvils in America
Anvils in America
by Richard A. Postman
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Hailed as the definitive resource and standard reference book for blacksmiths, anvil collectors, and anyone interested in historical tools, Richard Postman's Anvils in America is the culmination of 15 years of meticulous research. In 1982, while... (read more)

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Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
by Sam Harris
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For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Sam Harrisand#8217;s new book is a guide to meditation as a rational spiritual practice informed by neuroscience and psychology.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;From multiple andlt;Iandgt... (read more)

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Getting Started with Sensors: Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi
Getting Started with Sensors: Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi
by Tero Karvinen
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To build electronic projects that can sense the physical world, you need to build circuits based around sensors: electronic components that react to physical phenomena by sending an electrical signal. Even with only basic electronic components, you can... (read more)

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Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
by Sam Harris
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For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Sam Harris’s new book is a guide to meditation as a rational spiritual practice informed by neuroscience and psychology. From multiple New York Times bestselling author... (read more)

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An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist
An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist
by Richard Dawkins
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“Dawkins proves that today he is still an extraordinary thinker, and one who has made an enormous contribution to understanding human nature. This memoir is a fascinating account of one mans attempt to find answers to some of the most difficult... (read more)

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Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration)
Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration)
by John Rieger
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Concern over climate change and the ongoing challenges of managing natural lands have made the field of ecological restoration a growing focus in the agendas of national and international conservation organizations, including the United Nations. The... (read more)

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Gravity Does Not Exist: A Puzzle for the 21st Century
Gravity Does Not Exist: A Puzzle for the 21st Century
by Vincent Icke
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Every scientific fact begins as an opinion about the unknown—a theory—that becomes fact as evidence piles up to support it. But what if two theories exist that correspond perfectly to observed phenomena and they cannot be reconciled with each... (read more)

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Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration)
Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration (Science and Practice of Ecological Restoration)
by John Rieger
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Concern over climate change and the ongoing challenges of managing natural lands have made the field of ecological restoration a growing focus in the agendas of national and international conservation organizations, including the United Nations. The... (read more)

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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission
Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission
by Marc Kaufman
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MARC KAUFMAN writes about NASA and space science for NationalGeographic.com/NewsWatch and The Washington Post, where he was a reporter on the national staff for 10 years. Kirkus listed his previous book, First Contact, as one of the best nonfiction... (read more)

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Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Kept Its Feet
Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Kept Its Feet
by John Bemelmans Marciano
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The American standard system of measurement is a unique and odd thing to behold with its esoteric, inconsistent standards: twelve inches in a foot, three feet in a yard, sixteen ounces in a pound, one hundred pennies to the dollar. For something as... (read more)

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The Science Delusion: Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
The Science Delusion: Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
by Curtis White
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One of our most brilliant social critics—and the author of the bestselling The Middle Mind—presents a scathing critique of the “delusions” of science alongside a rousing defense of the role of art and philosophy in our... (read more)

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It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions about Science
It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions about Science
by Keith Parsons
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A unique approach to the philosophy of science that focuses on the liveliest and most important controversies surrounding science Is science more rational or objective than any other intellectual endeavor? Are scientific theories accurate depictions of... (read more)

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Smarter Than You Think: How Technology Is Changing Our Minds for the Better
Smarter Than You Think: How Technology Is Changing Our Minds for the Better
by Clive Thompson
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A revelatory and timely look at how technology boosts our cognitive abilities—making us smarter, more productive, and more creative than ever Its undeniable—technology is changing the way we think. But is it for the better? Amid a chorus of... (read more)

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What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
by Randall Munroe
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The 4th Revolution: How the Infosphere Is Reshaping Human Reality
The 4th Revolution: How the Infosphere Is Reshaping Human Reality
by Luciano Floridi
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The Big Questions in Science: The Quest to Solve the Great Unknowns
The Big Questions in Science: The Quest to Solve the Great Unknowns
by Hayley Birch
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Race Unmasked: Biology and Race in the Twentieth Century
Race Unmasked: Biology and Race in the Twentieth Century
by Michael Yudell
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Tanks Flip Book
Tanks Flip Book
by Imperial War Museum
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Reconsidering the American Way of War: US Military Practice from the Revolution to Afghanistan
Reconsidering the American Way of War: US Military Practice from the Revolution to Afghanistan
by Antulio J Ii Echevarria
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The Empire of Non-Sense: Art in the Technological Society
The Empire of Non-Sense: Art in the Technological Society
by Jacques Ellul
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