Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

A New York Times bestseller The first sleep book by a leading scientific expertProfessor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeleys Sleep and Neuroimaging Labreveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better.SleepWhy We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

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The Body: A Guide for Occupants

In the bestselling, prize winning A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson achieved the seemingly impossible by making the science of our world both understandable and entertaining to millions of people around the globe Now he turns his attention inwards to explore the human body, how itThe Body: A Guide for Occupants

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Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs

A powerful and necessary book that looks at the threat of emerging diseases with clarity and realism, and offers us not just fear but plans Richard Preston, author of The Hot ZoneA world leading epidemiologist shares his stories from the front lines of our war on infectious diseases andDeadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs

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Lab Girl

Acclaimed scientist Hope Jahren has built three laboratories in which shes studied trees, flowers, seeds, and soil Her first book is a revelatory treatise on plant lifebut it is also so much Lab Girl is a book about work, love, and the mountains that can be moved when those two things comeLab Girl

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The Brain: The Story of You

Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, your brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the mysterious heart of our existence What is reality Who are you How do you make decisionsThe Brain: The Story of You

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Lifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have To

Its a seemingly undeniable truth that aging is inevitable But what if everything weve been taught to believe about aging is wrong What if we could choose our lifespan In this groundbreaking book, Dr David Sinclair, leading world authority on genetics and longevity, reveals a bold new theory forLifespan: Why We Age—and Why We Don't Have To

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The Gene: An Intimate History

La historia de c mo hemos descifrado el c digo fuente que nos hace humanos abarca todo el planeta y varios siglos y probablemente defina el futuro que nos espera Entrelazando ciencia, historia y vivencias personales, Mukherjee hace un recorrido por el nacimiento, el crecimiento, la influencia y elThe Gene: An Intimate History

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner’s Guide

Should we believe in God In this new book, written for a new generation, the brilliant science writer and author of The God Delusion, explains why we shouldn t Should we believe in God Do we need God in order to explain the existence of the universe Do we need God in order to be good In twelveOutgrowing God: A Beginner’s Guide

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The Selfish Gene

The Selfish Gene 30th Anniversary Editionwith a new Introduction by the Author Inheriting the mantle of revolutionary biologist from Darwin, Watson, and Crick, Richard Dawkins forced an enormous change in the way we see ourselves and the world with the publication of The Selfish Gene Suppose,The Selfish Gene

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