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Don't Even Think about It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change
Don't Even Think about It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change
by George Marshall
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What is this psychological mechanism that allows us to know something is true but act as if it is not? In this groundbreaking and engaging look at one of the most important issues facing us today, George Marshall, world renowned for his work on the... (read more)

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Responsive Web Design: Learn by Video (Learn by Video)
Responsive Web Design: Learn by Video (Learn by Video)
by Tim Kadlec
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Responsive design isn’t merely another technique. It’s a way of building sites and applications that requires a fundamental shift in approach. From planning to development, every aspect of building for the web is affected. This video course... (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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The Copernicus Complex Signed Edition
The Copernicus Complex Signed Edition
by Caleb Scharf
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“How reasonable is it to think that we are alone in the vast expanses of space? And how significant is life on Earth on the Universal (or multiversal) scale? These are the questions that astrobiologist Caleb Scharf addresses intelligently and... (read more)

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Learning MCollective: Parallel Server Management in Puppet and Chef
Learning MCollective: Parallel Server Management in Puppet and Chef
by Jo Rhett
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The MCollective system administration toolset for parallel task execution is strategically intertwined with Puppet—so much so that Puppet Labs has encouraged users to deploy MCollective for ad-hoc control of their puppet hosts. Unfortunately... (read more)

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God and the Multiverse: Humanity's Expanding View of the Cosmos
God and the Multiverse: Humanity's Expanding View of the Cosmos
by Victor J. Stenger
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Victor J. Stenger is adjunct professor of philosophy at the University of Colorado and emeritus professor of physics and astronomy at the University of Hawaii. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller God: The Failed Hypothesis, God and the Atom,... (read more)

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Hands-On Programming with R: Write Your Own Functions and Simulations
Hands-On Programming with R: Write Your Own Functions and Simulations
by Garrett Grolemund
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This guide is ideal if youre a professional, manager, or student who wants practical knowledge of analyzing data, without having to get a PhD in statistics. Its also good for people who have a PhD in statistics, but may not know how to write programs... (read more)

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Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Administration
Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Administration
by Adam Jorgensen
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Learn to take advantage of the opportunities offered by SQL Server 2014 Microsoft's SQL Server 2014 update means big changes for database administrators, and you need to get up to speed quickly because your methods, workflow, and favorite techniques will... (read more)

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Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest
by Sandi Doughton
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Scientists have identified Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver as the urban centers of what will be the biggest earthquake, also called a mega-quake, in the continental United States. A quake will happen--in fact it's actually overdue. The Cascadia... (read more)

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What Does a Black Hole Look Like? (Princeton Frontiers in Physics)
What Does a Black Hole Look Like? (Princeton Frontiers in Physics)
by Charles D Bailyn
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"This book goes straight to the heart of astronomical intuition and evidence about black holes. Written in a highly accessible style, it provides enough information to educate an undergraduate astronomy or physics major without going into the many... (read more)

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Foundations of Software and System Performance Engineering: Process, Performance Modeling, Requirements, Testing, Scalability, and Practice (Livelessons)
Foundations of Software and System Performance Engineering: Process, Performance Modeling, Requirements, Testing, Scalability, and Practice (Livelessons)
by Andre Benjamin Bondi
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Poor performance is the single most frequent cause of software project failure. Why does poor performance happen? Too often, performance requirements are neglected or poorly drafted early in the project: consequently, software architecture is inherently... (read more)

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Talent Is Not Enough: Business Secrets for Designers (Voices That Matter)
Talent Is Not Enough: Business Secrets for Designers (Voices That Matter)
by Shel Perkins
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The best business guide for design professionals just got even better! This revised and expanded third edition includes everything designers need–besides talent–to turn their artistic success into business success. You’ll find... (read more)

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Exploring Lego Mindstorms Ev3: Tools and Techniques for Building and Programming Robots
Exploring Lego Mindstorms Ev3: Tools and Techniques for Building and Programming Robots
by Eun Jung Park
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Exploring LEGO Mindstorms introduces readers to building and programming robots with the ever popular LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. The book starts by introducing the EV3 features and software and then quickly lets readers start working on projects -- starting... (read more)

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12 More Essential Skills for Software Architects
12 More Essential Skills for Software Architects
by Dave Hendricksen
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This indispensable new handbook focuses on 12 specific skills every software architect needs to succeed: skills involved in becoming a superior technologist and an outstanding technical champion in your organization. Ideal for both working and aspiring... (read more)

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Programming in C (Developer's Library)
Programming in C (Developer's Library)
by Stephen G. Kochan
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Programming in C, Fourth Edition is a newly revised and updated edition of Steven Kochan's classic C programming tutorial: a book that has helped thousands of students master C over the past 25+ years. This edition fully reflects current... (read more)

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The Smart Guide to Chemistry
The Smart Guide to Chemistry
by Brian Nordstrom
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Become acquainted with the wonderful world of atoms and molecules in this guide written for readers who have little-to-no exposure to chemistry. The book provides an elementary introduction to chemistry or can be used as a good review of the subject and... (read more)

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Improving Software Development Productivity: Effective Leadership and Quantitative Methods in Software Management
Improving Software Development Productivity: Effective Leadership and Quantitative Methods in Software Management
by Randall W. Jensen
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Successful software development is people-centered: high productivity requires a relentless focus on people, motivation, and communication. In Improving Software Productivity , legendary software engineering expert Dr. Randall Jensen introduces a proven... (read more)

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Visual Storytelling with D3: An Introduction to Data Visualization in JavaScript (Addison-Wesley Data and Analytics)
Visual Storytelling with D3: An Introduction to Data Visualization in JavaScript (Addison-Wesley Data and Analytics)
by Ritchie King
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Suddenly, infographics are everywhere. Everyone’s looking to incorporate them into websites, mobile apps, and other interactive environments. One tool offers you immense power for creating visually stunning web infographics. It’s called D3... (read more)

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Designing Mobile Payment Experiences: Principles and Best Practices for Mobile Commerce
Designing Mobile Payment Experiences: Principles and Best Practices for Mobile Commerce
by Skip Allums
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Author Skip Allums designs next-generation mobile banking and payments experiences for some of the worlds largest financial service providers. In this book, he offers on-the-ground insights into present and future design patterns in this space, as well... (read more)

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Arduino Programming in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Sams Teach Yourself)
Arduino Programming in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Sams Teach Yourself)
by Richard Blum
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Hundreds of thousands of people are discovering Arduino, today's easy, low-cost open source hardware platform. Arduino users range from hobbyists to artists, students to electronic designers who want to prototype their hottest new products. To make... (read more)

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