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The Lost Family

by Libby Copeland & Cindy Kay Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2020)

A deeply reported look at the rise of home genetic testing and the seismic shock it has had on individual lives

You swab your cheek or spit into a vial, then send it away to a lab somewhere. Weeks later you get...


Exploring Mars

by Scientific American & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2020)

Our nearest planetary neighbor has been the subject of endless fascination and wide-ranging theories throughout history. Is there life on Mars? Was there ever life on Mars? What was the atmosphere like thousands...


The Science of Time Travel

by Elizabeth Howell Skyhorse (June 02, 2020)

Travel back in time with Doctor Who, the Terminator, the X-Men, and all your favorite time travelers!

 

Science fiction is the perfect window into the possibilities and perils of time travel. What would happen...


The Language of Butterflies

by Wendy Williams & Angela Brazil Simon & Schuster Audio (June 02, 2020)

In this fascinating book from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world’s most resilient creatures--the butterfly--shedding light on the role...


How to Die in Space

by Paul Sutter Pegasus Books (June 02, 2020)

A brilliant and breathtakingly vivid tour of the universe, describing the physics of the dangerous, the deadly, and the scary in the cosmos.

So you’ve fallen in love with space and now you want to see it for...


The Language of Butterflies

by Wendy Williams Simon & Schuster (June 02, 2020)

In this fascinating book from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world’s most resilient creatures--the butterfly--shedding light on the role...


Cool Is Everywhere

by Michel Arnaud Abrams (June 01, 2020)

Equal parts design inspiration and travelogue, this book highlights the rapidly growing adaptive reuse movement

 

Cool Is Everywhere is a photographic survey of the adaptive reuse design movement in America's...


Artificialized land and land take

by Maylis Desrousseaux, Béatrice Béchet, Yves le Bissonnais & Anne Ruas et al. Quae (May 27, 2020)

This work identifies the decisive economic and social factors in land take and its impact on the environment and agriculture. It carries out a summary of the state of knowledge – as complete as possible –...


Let's Review Regents: Algebra I 2020

by Gary M. Rubinstein Barrons Educational Series (May 08, 2020)

Barron's Let's Review Regents: Algebra I 2020 gives students the step-by-step review and practice they need to prepare for the Regents exam. This updated edition is an ideal companion to high school textbooks...


Golf's Holy War

by Brett Cyrgalis & Kyle Tait Simon & Schuster Audio (May 05, 2020)

Just as Michael Lewis’s Moneyball captured baseball at a technological turning point, Brett Cyrgalis’s Golf’s Holy War takes us inside golf’s clash between its beloved artistic tradition and its analytic...


Galileo

by Mario Livio & Jonathan Davis Simon & Schuster Audio (May 05, 2020)

A fresh interpretation of the life of Galileo Galilei, one of history’s greatest and most fascinating scientists, that sheds new light on his discoveries and how he was challenged by science deniers. “We...


Let's Review Regents: Earth Science--Physical Setting 2020

by Edward J. Denecke Barrons Educational Series (April 28, 2020)

Barron's Let's Review Regents: Earth Science 2020 gives students the step-by-step review and practice they need to prepare for the Regents exam. This updated edition is an ideal companion to high school textbooks...


Regents Exams and Answers: Chemistry--Physical Setting 2020

by Albert Tarendash Barrons Educational Series (April 28, 2020)

Barron’s Regents Exams and Answers: Chemistry 2020 provides essential practice for students taking the Chemistry Regents, including actual recently administered exams and thorough answer explanations for all...


Let's Review Regents: Chemistry--Physical Setting 2020

by Albert S. Tarendash Barrons Educational Series (April 28, 2020)

Barron's Let's Review Regents: Chemistry 2020 gives students the step-by-step review and practice they need to prepare for the Regents Chemistry/Physical Setting exam. This updated edition is an ideal companion...


Regents Exams and Answers: Algebra II 2020

by Gary Michael Rubinstein Barrons Educational Series (April 28, 2020)

Barron's Regents Exams and Answers: Algebra II 2020 provides essential review for students taking the Algebra II (Common Core) exam, including actual exams administered for the course, thorough answer explanations,...


End Times

by Bryan Walsh & Corey Carthew Hachette Books (August 27, 2019)

Newsweek and Bloomberg popular science and investigative journalist Bryan Walsh explores the history of extinction and offers a cutting-edge examination of existential risk, the dangerous mistakes we have yet...


Opium

by John Halpern, John H. Halpern, David Blistein & Peter Ganim Hachette Books (August 13, 2019)

"A landmark project." -- Dr. Andrew Weil

"Engrossing and highly readable." -- Sam Quinones

"An astonishing journey through time and space." -- Julie Holland, MD

"The most important, provocative, and challenging...


The Perfect Predator

by Steffanie Strathdee, Thomas Patterson, Christine Lakin & Dan Woren et al. Hachette Book Group (February 26, 2019)

A "fascinating and terrifying" (Scientific American) memoir of one woman's extraordinary effort to save her husband's life-and the discovery of a forgotten cure that has the potential to save millions more....


I Am a Strange Loop

by Douglas Hofstadter & Greg Baglia Hachette Book Group (September 25, 2018)

Can thought arise out of matter? Can self, soul, consciousness, "I" arise out of mere matter? If it cannot, then how can you or I be here?

I Am a Strange Loop argues that the key to understanding selves and...


The Dinosaur Artist

by Paige Williams & Ellen Archer Hachette Books (September 11, 2018)

New Yorker staff writer Paige Williams delves into the riveting and sometimes perilous world of the international fossil trade through the true story of one man's devastating attempt to sell a Gobi Desert dinosaur...


Valley of Genius

by Adam Fisher & Pete Larkin Hachette Book Group (July 10, 2018)

A candid, colorful, and comprehensive oral history that reveals the secrets of Silicon Valley-- from the origins of Apple and Atari to the present day clashes of Google and Facebook, and all the start-ups and...


The Truth about Animals

by Lucy Cooke Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2018)

Mary Roach meets Sam Kean and Bill Bryson in this uproarious tour of the basest instincts and biggest mysteries of the animal world

Humans have gone to the Moon and discovered the Higgs boson, but when it comes...


The Space Barons

by Christian Davenport & Will Collyer Hachette Book Group (March 20, 2018)

The historic quest to rekindle the human exploration and colonization of space led by two rivals and their vast fortunes, egos, and visions of space as the next entrepreneurial frontier

The Space Barons is the...


The Obesogen Effect

by Bruce Blumberg, Pete Larkin & Kristin Loberg Hachette Book Group (March 13, 2018)

An eye-opening account of the landmark research into the hidden chemicals that are endangering our health and keeping us fat.Being overweight is not just the result of too many cheeseburgers or not enough exercise....


Reinventing Capitalism in the Age of Big Data

by Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, Thomas Ramge & John Chancer Hachette Book Group (February 27, 2018)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Big Data, a prediction for how data will revolutionize the market economy and make cash, banks, and big companies obsolete

In modern history, the story of capitalism...


The Last Man Who Knew Everything

by David N. Schwartz & Tristan Morris Hachette Book Group (December 05, 2017)

In 1942 a team at the University of Chicago achieved what no one had before: a nuclear chain reaction. At the forefront of this breakthrough stood Enrico Fermi. Straddling the ages of classical physics and quantum...


Fire in the Heart

by Mary Emerick Arcade (September 05, 2017)

FIRE IN THE HEART is a powerful memoir by a woman, once a shy, insecure schoolgirl, who reinvented herself as a professional wildland fire fighter. Determined to forge herself into a stronger, braver person,...


Country Grit

by Scottie Jones Skyhorse (September 05, 2017)

Scottie Jones lived a typical suburban, professional life in Phoenix until her husband, Greg, got into a near-fatal car accident. While recovering, he became convinced that they needed a change and a simpler...


A Family Place

by Charles Gaines, Dave DiBenedetto & Alexander Bridge Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

In the summer of 1990, writer Charles Gaines and his artist wife, Patricia, bought 160 acres of wild land on the northeast coast of Nova Scotia. They believed they were simply buying a remote getaway spot, but...


Deviate

by Beau Lotto Hachette Books (April 25, 2017)

A groundbreaking look at the science of human perception and its effects on our reality

Beau Lotto, a world-renowned neuroscientist, entrepreneur, and two-time TED speaker, shows us that understanding how we...


The Inner Life of Cats

by Thomas McNamee & Bob Reed Hachette Books (March 28, 2017)

Our feline companions are much-loved but often mysterious. In The Inner Life of Cats, Thomas McNamee blends scientific reportage with engaging, illustrative anecdotes about his own beloved cat, Augusta, to explore...


Unlocking the Past

by Martin Jones Arcade (July 12, 2016)

In Unlocking the Past, Martin Jones, a leading expert at the forefront of bioarchaeologythe discipline that gave Michael Crichton the premise for Jurassic Parkexplains how this pioneering science is rewriting...


On the Edge of the Wild

by Stephen Bodio & Paula Young Lee Skyhorse (January 27, 2015)

This book is a collage in essays about the kind of life I found worth living so far," writes author Stephen J. Bodio. On the Edge of the Wild is a stunning collection that shares Bodio's love for the country,...


The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons

by Sam Kean & Henry Leyva Hachette Book Group (May 06, 2014)

From the author of the bestseller The Disappearing Spoon comes this tale of the brain and the history of neuroscience.

Early studies of the functions of the human brain used a simple method: wait for misfortune...


Charles Darwin

by Andrew Norman Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

Charles Darwin did not deliberately set out to be the destroyer of mythical beliefs," some of which, in his early days as a young Christian, he had previously espoused. He was a modest man who liked to avoid...


Universe on a T-Shirt

by Dan Falk Skyhorse (May 01, 2013)

No scientific quest is as compelling as the search for the key to understand the universe--the elusive unified "Theory of Everything"--a theory so concise it could fit on a T-shirt. Lively and thought-provoking,...


The Quantum Guide to Life

by Kunal K. Das Skyhorse (May 01, 2013)

Learn how quantum physics affects your daily life and discover practical ways to put that knowledge to good use!

Ever wonder why you always seem to seek the easiest and shortest way to accomplish something? ...


Chickens

by Janet Lembke Skyhorse (November 01, 2012)

Framed by the author's personal experience with backyard hens, Chickens: Their Natural and Unnatural Histories explores the history of the chicken from its descent from the dinosaurs to the space-age present....


Weighing the Soul: Scientific Discovery from the Brilliant to the Bizarre

by Len Fisher Arcade (January 23, 2012)

From the man who "puts the fizz in physics" (Entertainment Weekly), an entertaining and thought-provoking foray into the science of the bizarre, the peculiar, and the downright nutty! Winner of the IgNobel Prize...


Galileo's Mistake

by Wade Rowland Arcade (December 03, 2011)

The modern understanding of the notorious 1633 trial of Galileo is that of Science and Reason persecuted by Ignorance and Superstitionof Galileo as a lonely, courageous freethinker oppressed by a reactionary...


Origins

by Yves Coppens, Hubert Reeves, Dominique Simonnet & Joel de Rosney Skyhorse (November 07, 2011)

In this potent book, three eminent scientists--an astrophysicist, an organic chemist, and an anthropologist--ponder and discuss some of the basic questions that have obsessed humankind through the ages, and...


Reluctant Genius

by Charlotte Gray Arcade (August 01, 2011)

The popular image of Alexander Graham Bell is that of an elderly American patriarch, memorable only for his paunch, his Santa Claus beard, and the invention of the telephone. In this magisterial reassessment...


Ethnozooarchaeology

by Umberto Albarella & Angela Trentacoste Oxbow Books (April 15, 2011)

This book examines how the study of human-animal relations can help us interpret archaeological evidence. An international range of contributors examines fishing, hunting and husbandry, slaughtering and butchering,...


The Ultimate Guide to Homesteading

by Nicole Faires Skyhorse (March 10, 2011)

Can you make your own bread (sans bread machine)? Grow a garden all winter? What can you use instead of toilet paper? What if the power went out for a month? What if the grocery store closed? Can you make a...


Animal Camp

by Kathy Stevens Skyhorse (September 08, 2010)

Picking up where she left off in Where the Blind Horse Sings, Kathy Stevens regales us with more tales of the rescued animals at Catskill Animal Sanctuary (CAS), some touching, some hilarious, all provocative....


Keepers of the Trees

by Ann Linnea & Lyanda Lynn Haupt Skyhorse (April 30, 2010)

Engage in the life stories of fourteen people whose lives have been shaped by treesfeaturing the true stories of a tree doctor, big tree hunter Will Blozan, Plant Amnesty's pruner, and ninety-four-year-old logger...


North European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles X

by Eva B. Andersson Strand, Margarita Gleba, Ulla Mannering & Cherine Munkholt Oxbow Books (December 11, 2009)

The NESAT symposium has grown from the first meeting in 1981 which was attended by 23 scholars, to over 100 at the tenth meeting that took place in Copenhagen in 2008, with virtually all areas of Europe represented....


Where the Blind Horse Sings

by Kathy Stevens & Elizabeth Marshall Thomas Skyhorse (August 01, 2009)

More than anything else, this is a book about love. In this deeply moving account, you will hear about Rambo, a sheep who informs the staff when another animal is in trouble; and Paulie, a former cockfighting...


The Untouchable Tree

by Peter C. Stone Skyhorse (October 17, 2008)

An artist shares his love of trees with his brilliant paintings and thoughtful words. According to Peter Stone, "any book about trees can't help but be a book about people," and so his book is about our connection...