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The Pentagon's Brain: An Uncensored History of DARPA, America's Top-Secret Military Research Agency
3.90
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Jan 16, 2016
Jan 06, 2016
 
The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe
4.09
it was amazing
Dec 20, 2015
Dec 10, 2015
 
Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins
4.06
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Dec 31, 2015
Sep 29, 2015
 
Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA and More Tell Us About Crime
3.99
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Aug 30, 2015
Aug 12, 2015
 
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness
3.85
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Jul 24, 2015
Jul 17, 2015
 
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
4.01
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Dec 28, 2014
Dec 24, 2014
 
Does Santa Exist?
3.23
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Nov 30, 2014
Nov 28, 2014
 
The Three-Minute Outdoorsman: Wild Science from Magnetic Deer to Mumbling Carp
4.00
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Sep 05, 2014
Sep 02, 2014
 
In Search of Time: The Science of a Curious Dimension
3.83
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Aug 19, 2014
Aug 16, 2014
 
The Science of Shakespeare: A New Look at the Playwright's Universe
3.64
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Jul 26, 2014
Jul 23, 2014
 
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
4.58
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Jul 03, 2014
Jun 16, 2014
 
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery
4.15
it was amazing
Jun 15, 2014
Jun 10, 2014
 
The Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences, Miracles, and Rare Events Happen Every Day
3.65
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May 10, 2014
May 09, 2014
 
The Accidental Universe: The World You Thought You Knew
3.80
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Apr 29, 2014
Apr 29, 2014
 
Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals about the Mind
3.96
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Mar 23, 2014
Mar 20, 2014
 
The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God
4.28
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Jan 30, 2014
Jan 27, 2014
 
The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery
3.68
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Dec 23, 2013
Dec 22, 2013
 
Yours, Isaac Asimov: A Lifetime of Letters
4.16
it was amazing
Aug 24, 2013
Aug 24, 2013
 
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
3.91
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May 07, 2013
Apr 30, 2013
 
Dreamland: Adventures in the Strange Science of Sleep
3.67
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Apr 27, 2013
Apr 21, 2013
 
The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable
3.72
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Apr 20, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
 
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't
3.95
it was amazing
Oct 17, 2012
Oct 18, 2012
 
The Belief Instinct: The Psychology of Souls, Destiny, and the Meaning of Life
3.99
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Sep 30, 2012
Sep 30, 2012
 
Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle
4.04
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Sep 13, 2012
Sep 13, 2012
 
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined
4.16
it was amazing
Sep 03, 2012
May 23, 2012
 
The Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers--How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death
3.58
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May 12, 2012
May 13, 2012
 
Drop Dead Healthy: One Man's Humble Quest for Bodily Perfection
3.75
it was amazing
Apr 28, 2012
Apr 29, 2012
 
God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales
3.63
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Feb 29, 2012
Feb 29, 2012
 
Faster Than the Speed of Light: The Story of a Scientific Speculation
3.90
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Feb 25, 2012
Feb 25, 2012
 
The Compass of Pleasure: How Our Brains Make Fatty Foods, Orgasm, Exercise, Marijuana, Generosity, Vodka,  Learning, and Gambling Feel So Good
3.82
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Nov 12, 2011
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