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The Energy Paradox: What to Do When Your Get-Up-and-Go Has Got Up and Gone

Steven R Gundry
Format: Hardcover

The author of the bestselling Plant Paradox series takes a fresh look at one of the top health issues plaguing Americans - fatigue - and offers a revolutionary plan for boosting energy and revitalizing mental and physical stamina.In his bestselling books, The Plant Paradox and The Longevity...
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Useful Delusions: The Power and Paradox of the Self-Deceiving Brain

Shankar Vedantam
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times best-selling author and host of Hidden Brain comes a counterintuitive, thought-provoking exploration of deception's role in human success.Everyone agrees that lies and self-deception can do terrible harm to our lives, to our communities, and to the planet. But in Useful...
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Remember: The Science of Memory and the Art of Forgetting

Lisa Genova · Harmony
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever felt a crushing wave of panic when you can't for the life of you remember the name of that actor in the movie you saw last week, or you walk into a room only to forget why you went there in the first place? If you're over forty, you're probably not laughing. You might...
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Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive

Carl Zimmer · Dutton
Format: Hardcover

Carl Zimmer investigates one of the biggest questions of all: What is life? The answer seems obvious until you try to seriously answer it. Is the apple sitting on your kitchen counter alive, or is only the apple tree it came from deserving of the word? If we can't answer that question...
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Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction

Michelle Nijhuis
Format: Hardcover

A vibrant history of the modern conservation movement -- told through the lives and ideas of the people who built it.In the late nineteenth century, as humans came to realize that our rapidly industrializing and globalizing societies were driving other animal species to extinction, a movement...
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The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science

Seb Falk · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

An illuminating guide to the scientific and technological achievements of the Middle Ages through the life of a crusading astronomer-monk.Soaring Gothic cathedrals, violent crusades, the Black Death: these are the dramatic forces that shaped the medieval era. But the so-called Dark Ages...
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Cosmic Queries: StarTalk's Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, and Where We're Going

Neil DeGrasse Tyson · National Geographic
Format: Hardcover

For science geeks, space and physics nerds, and all who want to understand their place in the universe, this enlightening new book from Neil deGrasse Tyson offers a unique take on the mysteries and curiosities of the cosmos, building on rich material from his beloved StarTalk podcast. In these...
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