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Product Description: How does dust connect the cosmos with our bed sheets? Why do lobsters do the Mexican Wave backwards? And what makes us feel ‘wetness’ when there’s no such thing as ‘wet’ nerve receptors? Now in its fifth year, The Best Australian Science Writing 2015 draws on the knowledge and insight of Australia’s brightest thinkers in examining the world around us...read more
By Bianca Nogrady (editor)

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9781742234410 | New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, January 1, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: How does dust connect the cosmos with our bed sheets?

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Product Description: The provocative historical work on social economy, demography, and population controlMalthus' life's work on human population and its dependency on food production and the environment was highly controversial on publication in 1798...read more
By Thomas Malthus and Robert J. Mayhew (introduced by)

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9780141392820 | Penguin Classics, December 29, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The provocative historical work on social economy, demography, and population controlMalthus' life's work on human population and its dependency on food production and the environment was highly controversial on publication in 1798.

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Product Description: Before legally changing his name, Simon Hawke wrote as Nicholas Yermakov. This new edition of FALL INTO DARKNESS is back in print for the first time in over 30 years. Novi’kavkaz was an Earth colony that had lost its way. One day, the ships ceased to arrive from Earth...read more

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9781518879234 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 22, 2015, cover price $10.88 | About this edition: Before legally changing his name, Simon Hawke wrote as Nicholas Yermakov.
9780425051917 | Berkley Pub Group, January 1, 1982, cover price $2.50 | also contains Ten Years to the Singularity If We Really Really Try: And Other Essays on AGI and Its Implications, Ten Years to the Singularity If We Really Really Try: And Other Essays on Agi and Its Implications | About this edition: Before legally changing his name, Simon Hawke wrote as Nicholas Yermakov.

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Product Description: Io Anthology celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of this formative journal and commemorates its role in opening a path to decades of innovative publishing. Bringing together in one volume the quirky blend of artistic and scholarly writing that characterized the literary journal, this book is a “greatest hits” collection of the major pieces published from 1965 to 1993...read more
By Richard Grossinger (editor), Robin Grossinger (foreword by), Lindy Hough (editor) and Miranda July (foreword by)

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9781583949924 | North Atlantic Books, December 8, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Io Anthology celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of this formative journal and commemorates its role in opening a path to decades of innovative publishing.

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Product Description: Four Super-Major Scientific Discoveries (Rough drafts - Ran out of time) and The Two Things That Might save Us All

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9781519774996 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 6, 2015, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Four Super-Major Scientific Discoveries (Rough drafts - Ran out of time) and The Two Things That Might save Us All

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Product Description: Essays on Life Art and Science

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9781437893397 | Indypublish.Com, February 28, 2009, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Essays on Life, Art and Science is a collection of essays and lectures by Samuel Butler which were mostly published during 1890 in The Universal Review.
9781404362925 | Indypublish.Com, May 1, 2003, cover price $19.99
9781404302105 | Indypublish.Com, February 1, 2002, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Essays on Life, Art and Science is a collection of essays and lectures by Samuel Butler which were mostly published during 1890 in The Universal Review.
9780804613453 | Associated Faculty Pr Inc, June 1, 1970, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Essays on Life, Art and Science is a collection of essays and lectures by Samuel Butler which were mostly published during 1890 in The Universal Review.

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9781519171665, titled "Essays on Life Art and Science" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 9, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Essays on Life Art and Science
9781512391893 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 11, 2015, cover price $11.99
9781502937025 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 5, 2015, cover price $11.99
9781505402940 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 6, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: "Essays on Life Art and Science" from Samuel Butler.
9781500304577 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 24, 2014, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: It is hardly necessary to apologize for the miscellaneous character of the following collection of essays.
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Product Description: Dr. Ron Maddison was fortunate to live during a time of great scientific discovery. His years spent studying and working as an astronomer and physicist shaped his view of the world. Through this collection of essays, Dr. Maddison urges readers to get rid of the outdated belief that God controls the world and instead embrace Truth, which can be established by modern science...read more

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9781480926493 | Dorrance Pub Co, November 17, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Dr.

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Product Description: Transhumanisme, Singularité, homme augmenté, cyborg… Autant de notions, de concepts qui cherchent à définir ce que pourrait être l’avenir de l’homme. Cependant, aucun pour le faire avec enchantement. La plupart nous décrivent un avenir froid, souvent dominé par la machine, où l’homme progressivement s’efface, parfois jusqu’à disparaître...read more

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9781518774522 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 29, 2015, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Transhumanisme, Singularité, homme augmenté, cyborg… Autant de notions, de concepts qui cherchent à définir ce que pourrait être l’avenir de l’homme.

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Product Description: Long ago, when the teenage Roger Zotti was living in New Haven, he was knocked unconscious in the first round by a "friend" who knew how to box and punch. After he regained consciousness, it dawned on him that it's less painful writing about boxing...read more

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9781514417072 | Xlibris Corp, October 21, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Long ago, when the teenage Roger Zotti was living in New Haven, he was knocked unconscious in the first round by a "friend" who knew how to box and punch.

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Product Description: The Authorized Albert Einstein Archives Edition: An homage to the men and women of science, and an exposition of Einstein’s place in scientific history In this fascinating collection of articles and speeches, Albert Einstein reflects not only on the scientific method at work in his own theoretical discoveries, but also eloquently expresses a great appreciation for his scientific contemporaries and forefathers, including Johannes Kepler, Isaac Newton, James Clerk Maxwell, Max Planck, and Niels Bohr...read more

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9781453204832 | Ingram Pub Services, October 20, 2015, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: The Authorized Albert Einstein Archives Edition: An homage to the men and women of science, and an exposition of Einstein’s place in scientific history In this fascinating collection of articles and speeches, Albert Einstein reflects not only on the scientific method at work in his own theoretical discoveries, but also eloquently expresses a great appreciation for his scientific contemporaries and forefathers, including Johannes Kepler, Isaac Newton, James Clerk Maxwell, Max Planck, and Niels Bohr.

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Product Description: This book of short essays previously published in a monthly science journal explores many aspects of everyday life and their relation to our thought processes and brain. Written in an informal fashion, these informative, provocative, and many times funny explorations extend beyond science into the realms of history and philosophy...read more

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9781516971091 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 19, 2015, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: This book of short essays previously published in a monthly science journal explores many aspects of everyday life and their relation to our thought processes and brain.

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Product Description: Sweet whispered horizonals

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9781518671319 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 18, 2015, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Sweet whispered horizonals

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Product Description: The Best American Series   The next edition in a series praised as “undeniably exquisite” (Maria Popova), The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015 includes work from both award-winning writers and up-and-coming voices in the field...read more
By Rebecca Skloot (editor)

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9780544286740 | Mariner Books, October 6, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Best American Series   The next edition in a series praised as “undeniably exquisite” (Maria Popova), The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2015 includes work from both award-winning writers and up-and-coming voices in the field.

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Product Description: Skeptics of the supernatural will enjoy this humorous jaunt through the long history of scientific inquiry into paranormal and psychic phenomena. Life after death, spirit communication, the astral plane, reincarnation: on the relatively rare occasions when scientists have tried to apply their methods to the paranormal, they've often ended up embarrassed—fooled by obvious charlatans, deluded into making irrational and unsubstantiated claims, or frustrated in their attempt to find something that just isn’t there...read more

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9781454916543 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, October 6, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Skeptics of the supernatural will enjoy this humorous jaunt through the long history of scientific inquiry into paranormal and psychic phenomena.

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Product Description: Weighing in from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, today’s most forward-thinking minds explore the rise of “machines that think.”Stephen Hawking recently made headlines by noting, “The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race...read more
By John Brockman (editor)

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9780062425652 | Perennial, October 6, 2015, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Weighing in from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, today’s most forward-thinking minds explore the rise of “machines that think.

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9781504653077 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 6, 2015), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: As the world becomes ever more dominated by technology, John Brockman's latest addition to the acclaimed and bestselling Edge Question series asks more than 175 leading scientists, philosophers, and artists: What do you think about machines that think?

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Product Description: "Proyecto Smog" es un document que denuncia con valor la tragedia de vivir bajo una atmósfera cargada de monóxidos, causa de irreparables daños en la gran urbe Capital de la República de Chile. Su contenido es lo que señala su título: "un Proyecto" mediante el cual su Autor expone el gravísimo problema que ataca a la biogenesis y al ecosistema global, porque la civilización y la tecnología van conduciendo al mundo a la decapitación social...read more

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9781517621315 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, October 1, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "Proyecto Smog" es un document que denuncia con valor la tragedia de vivir bajo una atmósfera cargada de monóxidos, causa de irreparables daños en la gran urbe Capital de la República de Chile.

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Product Description: Community farms. Mud spas. Mineral paints. Nematodes. The world is waking up to the beauty and mystery of dirt. This anthology celebrates the Earth's generous crust, bringing together essays by award-winning scientists, authors, artists, and dirt lovers to tell dirt's exuberant tales...read more
By Pam Houston (foreword by)

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9781611689006 | Foredge, September 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Community farms.

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9781611687668 | Foredge, September 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Community farms.

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Product Description: Darwin's book introduced the scientific theory that populations evolve over the course of generations through a process of natural selection. It presented a body of evidence that the diversity of life arose by common descent through a branching pattern of evolution...read more

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9781516852307 | Limited edition (Createspace Independent Pub, August 11, 2015), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Darwin's book introduced the scientific theory that populations evolve over the course of generations through a process of natural selection.

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Product Description: By the year 2050, we will need 27 planet Earths to sustain our population. Every day, 200 species are driven extinct. Non-stop war threatens not only our lives, but the survival of all life on the planet. The dominant culture is doing its part to keep these alarming facts hidden as it facilitates the largest threat to life in the past 65 million years...read more

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9781515138044 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 7, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: By the year 2050, we will need 27 planet Earths to sustain our population.
9781511457019 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 15, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: By the year 2050, we will need 27 planet Earths to sustain our population.

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Product Description: From the speed of light to moving mountains--and everything in between--ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move.If you sit as still as you can in a quiet room, you might be able to convince yourself that nothing is moving...read more

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9780316217392 | Reprint edition (Back Bay Books, August 4, 2015), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: From the speed of light to moving mountains--and everything in between--ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move.

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Product Description: Sacred Mission: A Call to Action explores beyond the commonly perceived boundaries of science into multidimensional possibilities for solving the most dire challenges we face as human beings. For the better part of a decade, Dr...read more

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9781514827253 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 15, 2015, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Sacred Mission: A Call to Action explores beyond the commonly perceived boundaries of science into multidimensional possibilities for solving the most dire challenges we face as human beings.

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Product Description: Aurial of Darluse Wood, the original writer of Sacred Memories, was a parchment maker of unsurpassed skill in the south of England during the early part of the 7th century. In this dark time of ignorance and illiteracy, he had the good fortune to be raised, educated, and trained in his craft by a kindly and wise order of monks after the misfortune of losing his parents to a plague at the age of three...read more

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9781514827291 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 15, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Aurial of Darluse Wood, the original writer of Sacred Memories, was a parchment maker of unsurpassed skill in the south of England during the early part of the 7th century.

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Product Description: This ground-breaking book not only clearly illustrates the value of, roll of, and place for creativity in science (and why), but it is also an innovative and entertaining compendium of original creative hypotheses on the frontiers of science (the author's attention being drawn in this book to particle physics, cosmology, geology, genetics, psychology, paleontology, and microbiology...read more

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9781514825211 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 6, 2015, cover price $12.33 | About this edition: This ground-breaking book not only clearly illustrates the value of, roll of, and place for creativity in science (and why), but it is also an innovative and entertaining compendium of original creative hypotheses on the frontiers of science (the author's attention being drawn in this book to particle physics, cosmology, geology, genetics, psychology, paleontology, and microbiology.

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Product Description: Lectures and Essays

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9781414245942 | Indypublish.Com, February 28, 2005, cover price $82.99 | About this edition: Why I was christened Thomas Henry I do not know; but it is a curious chance that my parents should have fixed for my usual denomination upon the name of that particular Apostle with whom I have always felt most sympathy.
9781414261546 | Indypublish.Com, November 1, 2003, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Why I was christened Thomas Henry I do not know; but it is a curious chance that my parents should have fixed for my usual denomination upon the name of that particular Apostle with whom I have always felt most sympathy.

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9781505236354 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 18, 2014, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: "[.
9781503267640 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 1, 2014, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: "[.
9781434600752 | Bibliobazaar, October 11, 2007, cover price $23.75 | About this edition: Why I was christened Thomas Henry I do not know; but it is a curious chance that my parents should have fixed for my usual denomination upon the name of that particular Apostle with whom I have always felt most sympathy.
9781434601605 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, October 11, 2007), cover price $26.75 | About this edition: Why I was christened Thomas Henry I do not know; but it is a curious chance that my parents should have fixed for my usual denomination upon the name of that particular Apostle with whom I have always felt most sympathy.
9781419129452 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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