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Geophysics: A Very Short Introduction

William Lowrie · Oxford University Press
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Geophysics is the physics of the Earth. Central to the Earth Sciences today, it encompasses areas such as seismology, volcanism, plate tectonics, gravitational anomalies, and the Earth's magnetic field (present and past, as captured in rocks) , all of which give clues to both the structure...
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Map of the Soul - Shadow: Our Hidden Self

Murray Stein · Chiron Publications; Illustrated edition
Format: Hardcover

In this second book in the series, Map of the Soul - Shadow: Our Hidden Self, Dr. Murray Stein explores the dark recesses of our psyche, as well as the shadow images in BTS' latest songs in their album Map of the Soul: 7. The Korean Pop band, BTS, has been taking the world by storm...
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The Perpetual Now: A Story of Amnesia, Memory, and Love

Michael D Lemonick · Anchor
Pages: 282
Format: Paperback

In the aftermath of a shattering illness, Lonni Sue Johnson - a renowned artist who regularly produced covers for The New Yorker, a gifted musician, a skilled amateur pilot, and a joyful presence to all who knew her - lives in a "perpetual now." Lonni Sue has almost no memories...
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Biology and Feminism: A Philosophical Introduction

Lynn Hankinson Nelson · Cambridge University Press
Pages: 276
Format: Hardcover

This book provides a unique introduction to the study of relationships between gender and biology, a core part of the feminist science research tradition which emerged nearly half a century ago. Lynn Hankinson Nelson presents an accessible and balanced discussion of research questions,...
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The One-Minute Workout: Science Shows a Way to Get Fit That's Smarter, Faster, Shorter

Christopher Shulgan · Avery Pub Group
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Finally, the solution to the #1 reason we don't exercise: time. Everyone has one minute.

A decade ago, Martin Gibala was a young researcher in the field of exercise physiology - with little time to exercise. That critical point in his career launched a passion for high-intensity...
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Gotti's Boys: The Mafia Crew That Killed for John Gotti

Anthony M. DeStefano · Citadel
Pages: 356
Format: Hardcover

Meet the men who murdered for the mob - and made John Gotti the most powerful and deadly crime boss in America . . . They called him the "Teflon Don." But in his short reign as the head of the Gambino crime family, John Gotti wracked up a lifetime of charges from gambling, extortion,...
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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

STEVEN PINKER · Viking
Pages: 576
Format: Hardcover

The follow-up to Pinker's groundbreaking The Better Angels of Our Nature presents the big picture of human progress: people are living longer, healthier, freer, and happier lives, and while our problems are formidable, the solutions lie in the Enlightenment ideal of using reason...
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After Geoengineering: Climate Tragedy, Repair, and Restoration

Holly Jean Buck · Verso
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

What if the people seized the means of climate production?Climate engineering is a dystopian project. But as the human species hurtles ever faster towards its own extinction, geoengineering as a temporary fix, to buy time for carbon removal, is a seductive idea. We are right to fear that...
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Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime

Sean Carroll · Dutton
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Caltech physicist and New York Times bestselling author Sean Carroll shows that there are multiple copies of you. And everyone else. Really.

Something Deeply Hidden begins with the news that physics is in a crisis. Quantum mechanics underlies all of modern physics but major...
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The Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far, Far Away

PATRICK JOHNSON · Adams Media
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Explore the physics behind the world of Star Wars, with engaging topics and accessible information that shows how we're closer than ever before to creating technology from the galaxy far, far away - perfect for every Star Wars fan!Ever wish you could have your very own lightsaber like...
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