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The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science Cover Image
The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science (Hardcover) By Sam Kean $29.00
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The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History Cover Image
The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History (Paperback) By John M. Barry $19.00
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Humankind: A Hopeful History Cover Image
Humankind: A Hopeful History (Hardcover) By Rutger Bregman, Erica Moore (Translated by), Elizabeth Manton (Translated by) $30.00
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Mercury Rising: John Glenn, John Kennedy, and the New Battleground of the Cold War Cover Image
Mercury Rising: John Glenn, John Kennedy, and the New Battleground of the Cold War (Hardcover) By Jeff Shesol $28.95
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Why Trust Science? (University Center for Human Values #1) Cover Image
Why Trust Science? (University Center for Human Values #1) (Paperback) By Naomi Oreskes $18.95
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American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI Cover Image
American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI (Paperback) By Kate Winkler Dawson $18.00
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Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX Cover Image
Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX (Hardcover) By Eric Berger $27.99
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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition (Paperback) By Thomas S. Kuhn, Ian Hacking (Introduction by) $15.00
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It's Elemental: The Hidden Chemistry in Everything Cover Image
It's Elemental: The Hidden Chemistry in Everything (Hardcover) By Kate Biberdorf $27.99
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Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive Cover Image
Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive (Hardcover) By Carl Zimmer $28.00
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Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants Cover Image
Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants (Paperback) By John Drury Clark, Isaac Asimov (Foreword by) $26.95
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Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer Cover Image
Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer (Hardcover) By Steven Johnson $28.00
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American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI Cover Image
American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI (Hardcover) By Kate Winkler Dawson $27.00 Email or call for price.
The Reason for the Darkness of the Night: Edgar Allan Poe and the Forging of American Science Cover Image
The Reason for the Darkness of the Night: Edgar Allan Poe and the Forging of American Science (Hardcover) By John Tresch $30.00
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The Secret of Life: Rosalind Franklin, James Watson, Francis Crick, and the Discovery of DNA's Double Helix Cover Image
The Secret of Life: Rosalind Franklin, James Watson, Francis Crick, and the Discovery of DNA's Double Helix (Hardcover) By Howard Markel $30.00
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Pump: A Natural History of the Heart Cover Image
Pump: A Natural History of the Heart (Hardcover) By Bill Schutt $26.95
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Voices from the Pandemic: Americans Tell Their Stories of Crisis, Courage and Resilience Cover Image
Voices from the Pandemic: Americans Tell Their Stories of Crisis, Courage and Resilience (Hardcover) By Eli Saslow $27.00
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Taking Leave of Darwin: A Longtime Agnostic Discovers the Case for Design Cover Image
Taking Leave of Darwin: A Longtime Agnostic Discovers the Case for Design (Paperback) By Neil Thomas $18.39
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The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here (Paperback) By Hope Jahren $16.00
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A Cure for Darkness: The Story of Depression and How We Treat It Cover Image
A Cure for Darkness: The Story of Depression and How We Treat It (Hardcover) By Alex Riley $28.00
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The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements Cover Image
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (Paperback) By Sam Kean $18.99
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The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World Cover Image
The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World (Paperback) By Steven Johnson $17.00
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The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine: | Paperback | Revised and Updated For 2020 | NY Times Best Seller | Medicine and Science | Sawbones Podcast Cover Image
The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine: | Paperback | Revised and Updated For 2020 | NY Times Best Seller | Medicine and Science | Sawbones Podcast (Paperback) By Sydnee McElroy, Teylor Smirl (Illustrator), Justin McElroy $17.99
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Where Did the Universe Come From? and Other Cosmic Questions: Our Universe, from the Quantum to the Cosmos Cover Image
Where Did the Universe Come From? and Other Cosmic Questions: Our Universe, from the Quantum to the Cosmos (Hardcover) By Chris Ferrie, Geraint Lewis $17.99
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Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time Cover Image
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time (Paperback) By Dava Sobel $16.00
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After Cooling: On Freon, Global Warming, and the Terrible Cost of Comfort Cover Image
After Cooling: On Freon, Global Warming, and the Terrible Cost of Comfort (Hardcover) By Eric Dean Wilson $28.00
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Ravenous: Otto Warburg, the Nazis, and the Search for the Cancer-Diet Connection Cover Image
Ravenous: Otto Warburg, the Nazis, and the Search for the Cancer-Diet Connection (Hardcover) By Sam Apple $28.95
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Probable Impossibilities: Musings on Beginnings and Endings Cover Image
Probable Impossibilities: Musings on Beginnings and Endings (Hardcover) By Alan Lightman $25.00
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Einstein's Fridge: How the Difference Between Hot and Cold Explains the Universe Cover Image
Einstein's Fridge: How the Difference Between Hot and Cold Explains the Universe (Hardcover) By Paul Sen $28.00
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The Biology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Cover Image
The Biology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardcover) By DK $25.00
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The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science Cover Image
The Light Ages: The Surprising Story of Medieval Science (Hardcover) By Seb Falk $30.00
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2021 This Day in Science Boxed Calendar: 365 Groundbreaking Discoveries, Inspiring People, and Incredible Facts Cover Image
2021 This Day in Science Boxed Calendar: 365 Groundbreaking Discoveries, Inspiring People, and Incredible Facts (Daily) By Sourcebooks $14.99 Email or call for price.
You Bet Your Life: From Blood Transfusions to Mass Vaccination, the Long and Risky History of Medical Innovation Cover Image
You Bet Your Life: From Blood Transfusions to Mass Vaccination, the Long and Risky History of Medical Innovation (Hardcover) By Paul A. Offit, MD $28.00
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109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos Cover Image
109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos (Paperback) By Jennet Conant $20.00
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The Making of the Atomic Bomb Cover Image
The Making of the Atomic Bomb (Paperback) By Richard Rhodes $24.00
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Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present (The Open Yale Courses Series) Cover Image
Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present (The Open Yale Courses Series) (Paperback) By Frank M. Snowden $22.00
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The Mission: A True Story Cover Image
The Mission: A True Story (Hardcover) By David W. Brown $35.00
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The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition (Mass Market) By Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley (Introduction by) $6.95
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Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe Cover Image
Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe (Paperback) By Theodore Gray, Nick Mann (By (photographer)) $19.99
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Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study Cover Image
Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study (Paperback) By George E. Vaillant $19.50
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The Soul of Genius: Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, and the Meeting that Changed the Course of Science Cover Image
The Soul of Genius: Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, and the Meeting that Changed the Course of Science (Hardcover) By Jeffrey Orens $28.95
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If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future Cover Image
If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future (Hardcover) By Jill Lepore $28.95
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The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe Cover Image
The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe (Paperback) By Stephon Alexander $17.99
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The Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found Cover Image
The Map of Knowledge: A Thousand-Year History of How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found (Paperback) By Violet Moller $17.95
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Restricted Data: The History of Nuclear Secrecy in the United States Cover Image
Restricted Data: The History of Nuclear Secrecy in the United States (Hardcover) By Alex Wellerstein $35.00
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Forces of Nature: The Women who Changed Science Cover Image
Forces of Nature: The Women who Changed Science (Hardcover) By Anna Reser, Leila McNeill $30.00
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The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates Cover Image
The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates (Hardcover) By Robin Lane Fox $35.00
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Flashes of Creation: George Gamow, Fred Hoyle, and the Great Big Bang Debate Cover Image
Flashes of Creation: George Gamow, Fred Hoyle, and the Great Big Bang Debate (Hardcover) By Paul Halpern $30.00
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