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The Lightning Tamers: True Stories of the Dreamers and Schemers Who Harnessed Electricity and Transformed Our World By Kathy Joseph Cover Image
The Lightning Tamers: True Stories of the Dreamers and Schemers Who Harnessed Electricity and Transformed Our World (Hardcover) By Kathy Joseph $25.99
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The Lightning Tamers: True Stories of the Dreamers and Schemers Who Harnessed Electricity and Transformed Our World By Kathy Joseph Cover Image
The Lightning Tamers: True Stories of the Dreamers and Schemers Who Harnessed Electricity and Transformed Our World (Paperback) By Kathy Joseph $17.99
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Origin: A Genetic History of the Americas By Jennifer Raff Cover Image
Origin: A Genetic History of the Americas (Hardcover) By Jennifer Raff $30.00
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Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage By Rachel E. Gross Cover Image
Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage (Hardcover) By Rachel E. Gross $30.00
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Humankind: A Hopeful History By Rutger Bregman, Erica Moore (Translated by), Elizabeth Manton (Translated by) Cover Image
Humankind: A Hopeful History (Paperback) By Rutger Bregman, Erica Moore (Translated by), Elizabeth Manton (Translated by) $18.99
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The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science By Sam Kean Cover Image
The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science (Paperback) By Sam Kean $18.99
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A Silent Fire: The Story of Inflammation, Diet, and Disease By Shilpa Ravella Cover Image
A Silent Fire: The Story of Inflammation, Diet, and Disease (Hardcover) By Shilpa Ravella $30.00
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Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants By John Drury Clark, Isaac Asimov (Foreword by) Cover Image
Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants (Paperback) By John Drury Clark, Isaac Asimov (Foreword by) $30.95
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The Bald Eagle: The Improbable Journey of  America's Bird By Jack E. Davis Cover Image
The Bald Eagle: The Improbable Journey of America's Bird (Hardcover) By Jack E. Davis $29.95
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The Book of Minds: How to Understand Ourselves and Other Beings, from Animals to AI to Aliens By Philip Ball Cover Image
The Book of Minds: How to Understand Ourselves and Other Beings, from Animals to AI to Aliens (Hardcover) By Philip Ball $26.00
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The Skeptics' Guide to the Future: What Yesterday's Science and Science Fiction Tell Us About the World of Tomorrow By Dr. Steven Novella, Bob Novella (With), Jay Novella (With) Cover Image
The Skeptics' Guide to the Future: What Yesterday's Science and Science Fiction Tell Us About the World of Tomorrow (Hardcover) By Dr. Steven Novella, Bob Novella (With), Jay Novella (With) $30.00
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109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos By Jennet Conant 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 Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition By Thomas S. Kuhn, Ian Hacking (Introduction by) 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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The Story Behind: The Extraordinary History Behind Ordinary Objects By Emily Prokop Cover Image
The Story Behind: The Extraordinary History Behind Ordinary Objects (Paperback) By Emily Prokop $18.99
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Molecules: The Elements and the Architecture of Everything By Theodore Gray, Nick Mann (Photographs by) Cover Image
Molecules: The Elements and the Architecture of Everything (Hardcover) By Theodore Gray, Nick Mann (Photographs by) $29.99
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Beyond Measure: The Hidden History of Measurement from Cubits to Quantum Constants By James Vincent Cover Image
Beyond Measure: The Hidden History of Measurement from Cubits to Quantum Constants (Hardcover) By James Vincent $32.50
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Into the Great Emptiness: Peril and Survival on the Greenland Ice Cap By David Roberts Cover Image
Into the Great Emptiness: Peril and Survival on the Greenland Ice Cap (Hardcover) By David Roberts $30.00
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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 By Sam Kean 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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Bringing Columbia Home: The Untold Story of a Lost Space Shuttle and Her Crew By Michael D. Leinbach, Jonathan H. Ward, Robert Crippen (Foreword by), Col. Eileen M. Collins, USAF (Retired) (Epilogue by) Cover Image
Bringing Columbia Home: The Untold Story of a Lost Space Shuttle and Her Crew (Paperback) By Michael D. Leinbach, Jonathan H. Ward, Robert Crippen (Foreword by), Col. Eileen M. Collins, USAF (Retired) (Epilogue by) $18.99
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Control: The Dark History and Troubling Present of Eugenics By Adam Rutherford Cover Image
Control: The Dark History and Troubling Present of Eugenics (Hardcover) By Adam Rutherford $30.00
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Desperate Remedies: Psychiatry's Turbulent Quest to Cure Mental Illness By Andrew Scull Cover Image
Desperate Remedies: Psychiatry's Turbulent Quest to Cure Mental Illness (Hardcover) By Andrew Scull $35.00
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The Huxleys: An Intimate History of Evolution By Alison Bashford Cover Image
The Huxleys: An Intimate History of Evolution (Hardcover) By Alison Bashford $30.00 Email or call for price.
Elusive: How Peter Higgs Solved the Mystery of Mass By Frank Close Cover Image
Elusive: How Peter Higgs Solved the Mystery of Mass (Hardcover) By Frank Close $30.00
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The Man from the Future: The Visionary Life of John von Neumann By Ananyo Bhattacharya Cover Image
The Man from the Future: The Visionary Life of John von Neumann (Hardcover) By Ananyo Bhattacharya $30.00
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Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA By Neil Shubin Cover Image
Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA (Hardcover) By Neil Shubin $26.95 Email or call for price.
Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe By Theodore Gray, Nick Mann (By (photographer)) 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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Hubble Legacy: 30 Years of Discoveries and Images By Jim Bell, John M. Grunsfeld (Foreword by) Cover Image
Hubble Legacy: 30 Years of Discoveries and Images (Hardcover) By Jim Bell, John M. Grunsfeld (Foreword by) $27.95
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Been There, Done That: A Rousing History of Sex By Rachel Feltman Cover Image
Been There, Done That: A Rousing History of Sex (Hardcover) By Rachel Feltman $27.00
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A Taste for Poison: Eleven Deadly Molecules and the Killers Who Used Them By Neil Bradbury Cover Image
A Taste for Poison: Eleven Deadly Molecules and the Killers Who Used Them (Hardcover) By Neil Bradbury $27.99
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The Matter of Everything: How Curiosity, Physics, and Improbable Experiments Changed the World By Suzie Sheehy Cover Image
The Matter of Everything: How Curiosity, Physics, and Improbable Experiments Changed the World (Hardcover) By Suzie Sheehy $30.00
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The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe By Stephon Alexander 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 Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here By Hope Jahren 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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The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman By Richard P. Feynman, Freeman Dyson (Foreword by) Cover Image
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman (Paperback) By Richard P. Feynman, Freeman Dyson (Foreword by) $17.99
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The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History By John M. Barry Cover Image
The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History (Paperback) By John M. Barry $19.00
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The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science By Sam Kean 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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Phenomena: Doppelmayr's Celestial Atlas By Giles Sparrow, Martin Rees (Foreword by) Cover Image
Phenomena: Doppelmayr's Celestial Atlas (Hardcover) By Giles Sparrow, Martin Rees (Foreword by) $65.00
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Engines: The Inner Workings of Machines That Move the World By Theodore Gray Cover Image
Engines: The Inner Workings of Machines That Move the World (Hardcover) By Theodore Gray $32.00
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The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition By Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley (Introduction by) Cover Image
The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition (Mass Market) By Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley (Introduction by) $6.95
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Ivan Pavlov: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) By Daniel P. Todes Cover Image
Ivan Pavlov: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) (Paperback) By Daniel P. Todes $11.95
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The Story of Proof: Logic and the History of Mathematics By John Stillwell Cover Image
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Gregor Mendel: His Life and Legacy By Daniel J. Fairbanks Cover Image
Gregor Mendel: His Life and Legacy (Hardcover) By Daniel J. Fairbanks $28.95
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New Rome: The Empire in the East (History of the Ancient World) By Paul Stephenson Cover Image
New Rome: The Empire in the East (History of the Ancient World) (Hardcover) By Paul Stephenson $35.00
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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 By Steven Johnson 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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Vitamin C: A 500-Year Scientific Biography from Scurvy to Pseudoscience By Stephen M. Sagar Cover Image
Vitamin C: A 500-Year Scientific Biography from Scurvy to Pseudoscience (Hardcover) By Stephen M. Sagar $24.95
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Patient Zero: A Curious History of the World's Worst Diseases By Lydia Kang, MD, Nate Pedersen Cover Image
Patient Zero: A Curious History of the World's Worst Diseases (Hardcover) By Lydia Kang, MD, Nate Pedersen $24.95
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On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres (Great Minds) By Nicolaus Copernicus Cover Image
On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres (Great Minds) (Paperback) By Nicolaus Copernicus $15.99
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Horizons: The Global Origins of Modern Science By James Poskett Cover Image
Horizons: The Global Origins of Modern Science (Hardcover) By James Poskett $30.00
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Seeing Science: The Art of Making the Invisible Visible By Jack Challoner Cover Image
Seeing Science: The Art of Making the Invisible Visible (Paperback) By Jack Challoner $34.95
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