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January 31, 2015
  1. Yes Please
    by Amy Poehler
  2. All the Light We Cannot See
    by Anthony Doerr
  3. The Martian
    by Andy Weir
  4. Thinking, Fast and Slow
    by Daniel Kahneman
  5. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
    by Atul Gawande
  6. Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened
    by Allie Brosh
  7. The Empathy Exams: Essays
    by Leslie Jamison
  8. Station Eleven
    by Emily St. John Mandel
  9. Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps
    by Kelly Williams Brown
  10. The Bone Clocks
    by David Mitchell
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Code Check Electrical: A Illustrated Guide to Wiring a Safe House, 4th Edition

Redwood Kardon and Michael Casey and Douglas Hansen

"Code Check Electrical, 4th edition," outlines the principles behind the various accepted electrical codes and provides information on the code requirements for all types of residential electrical systems. It is cross-referenced to the most recent... (read more)

Hobby Electronics
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Art of Steampunk, Revised Second Edition: Extraordinary Devices and Ingenious Contraptions from the Leading Artists of the Steampunk Movement

Art Donovan

Welcome to the world of Steampunk: a unique fantasy version of nineteenth century Victorian England imbued with today's technology, resulting in devices and contraptions that seem to have sprung from the mind of a mad twenty-first century scientist. The... (read more)

Little Wooden Books
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Sciencia: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Astronomy for All (Wooden Books)

Burkard Polster

From basic mathematical and physical formulas that govern much of our world to the components of matter; from the structure of the cosmos to that of the human body-the discoveries of scientists over the last millennium have been remarkable. Sciencia... (read more)

Mathematics & Physics
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Signatures of Life: Science Searches the Universe

Edward Ashpole

Informative and fascinating, this book delves into the topic of extraterrestrial life in a thought-provoking yet scientifically responsible way. Are we alone in the universe, or is life a universal phenomenon? For fifty years, astronomers in SETI (Search... (read more)

New Arrivals
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Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Andrew Blum

“Andrew Blum plunges into the unseen but real ether of the Internet in a journey both compelling and profound….You will never open an email in quite the same way again.”—Tom Vanderbilt, New York Times bestselling author of... (read more)

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The Periodic Table: A Visual Guide to the Elements

Paul Parsons

As one of the most recognizable images in science, the periodic table is ingrained in our culture. First drawn up in 1869 by Dmitri Mendeleev, its 118 elements make up not only everything on our planet but also everything in the entire universe. The... (read more)

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Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Andrew Blum

Design Observer Best Book of the Year Tubes looks behind the scenes of our digital lives at the physical heart of the Internet itself. This is a book about real places on the map: their sounds and smells, their storied pasts, their physical details, and... (read more)

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Horatio's Drive

Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-169).... (read more)

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