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The Best American Science Writing 2010 (Best American Science Writing)

Jerome Groopman

The eleventh edition of the popular annual series that Kirkus Reviews hails as “superb brain candy,” The Best American Science Writing 2010 is a sterling collection of the most crucial, thought-provoking, and engaging science... (read more)

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Lost in Wonder: Imagining Science and Other Mysteries

Colette Brooks

How do we make sense of the modern world? Science is a profoundly affecting aspect of contemporary life, and yet the gulf between experts and everyone else is widening. Colette Brooks bridges the gap by playing the role of curious layperson, serving as a... (read more)

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Rasl (RASL)

Jeff Smith

472 page hardcover in full color! When Rasl, a thief and ex-military engineer, discovers the lost journals of Nikola Tesla, he bridges the gap between modern physics and historys most notorious scientist. But his breakthrough comes at a price. In this... (read more)

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Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now

Douglas Rushkoff

A futurists in-depth look at the promise and perils of forecasting An app on your phone knows youre getting married before you do. Your friends tweets can help data scientists predict your location with astounding accuracy, even if you dont use Twitter.... (read more)

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