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The End of Gender

by Debra Soh Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

International sex researcher, neuroscientist, and columnist Debra Soh debunks popular gender myths in this research-based, scientific examination of the many facets of gender identity.

Is our gender something...


A Lab of One's Own

by Rita Colwell, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne & Jackie Sanders Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

A riveting memoir-manifesto from the first female director of the National Science Foundation about the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to...


The End of Gender

by Debra Soh Threshold Editions (August 04, 2020)

International sex researcher, neuroscientist, and columnist Debra Soh debunks popular gender myths in this research-based, scientific examination of the many facets of gender identity.

Is our gender something...


Fathoms

by Rebecca Giggs & Shiromi Arserio Simon & Schuster Audio (July 28, 2020)

“[A] delving, haunted and poetic debut.” --The New York Times Book Review

“A work of bright and careful genius.” --Robert Moor, New York Times bestselling author of On Trails

Fathoms took my breath...


A Lab of One's Own

by Rita Colwell & Sharon Bertsch McGrayne Simon & Schuster (August 04, 2020)

A riveting memoir-manifesto from the first female director of the National Science Foundation about the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to...


Let's Review Regents: Living Environment 2020

by Gregory Scott Hunter Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron's Let's Review Regents: Living Environment 2020 gives students the step-by-step review and practice they need to prepare for the Regents exam. This updated edition is an ideal companion to high school...


Regents Exams and Answers: Living Environment 2020

by Gregory Scott Hunter Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron’s Regents Exams and Answers: Living Environment 2020 provides essential review for students taking the Living Environment Regents, including actual exams administered for the course, thorough answer...


AP Biology

by Deborah T. Goldberg Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron’s AP Biology: With Two Practice Tests is revised to reflect all upcoming changes to the AP Biology course and the May 2020 exam. You’ll get the in-depth content review and practice tests you need...


AP Biology Premium

by Deborah T. Goldberg Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron’s AP Biology Premium: With Five Practice Tests is revised to reflect all upcoming changes to the AP Biology course and the May 2020 exam. You’ll get the in-depth content review and practice tests...


The Science of Cancer

by Scientific American & Suzie Althens Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

The past few years have seen tremendous strides in our understanding of cancer, including new hypotheses about its genetic origins and new treatment alternatives using the body's own immune response. In The...


Mysteries of Life in the Universe

by Scientific American & Bernadette Dunne Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

How did life begin on Earth? Does it exist elsewhere? What would those life forms be like? These fundamental questions about the nature of life and our own cosmic significance are endlessly fascinating. In this...


Spare Parts

by Carol Ann Rinzler Skyhorse (March 21, 2017)

A tribute to the parts we can live without... or can we?

This book sheds light on human body parts once considered extraneous but now with modern medicine and modern medical paraphernalia shown to play an important...


The Perfect Predator

by Steffanie Strathdee, Thomas Patterson, Christine Lakin & Dan Woren et al. Hachette Book Group (February 26, 2019)

A "fascinating and terrifying" (Scientific American) memoir of one woman's extraordinary effort to save her husband's life-and the discovery of a forgotten cure that has the potential to save millions more....


The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons

by Sam Kean & Henry Leyva Hachette Book Group (May 06, 2014)

From the author of the bestseller The Disappearing Spoon comes this tale of the brain and the history of neuroscience.

Early studies of the functions of the human brain used a simple method: wait for misfortune...


The Evolution of Hands and Feet

by Robert MacDougall & Henry Bernard Lm Publishers (April 07, 2020)

In the great family of the animals, to which we ourselves belong, many different kinds of feet and hands are to be found. This book deals with the evolution of our feet and hands. “The succession of organic...


The Neurotourist

by Lone Frank Oneworld Publications (June 01, 2011)

Discover the true heart of humanity: the brain

Acclaimed journalist and intrepid brain "explorer" Lone Frank embarks on an incredible adventure to the frontiers of neuroscience to reveal how today's top scientists...


Skin Deep

by Gavin Evans Oneworld Publications (August 29, 2019)

Racial differences are rooted in biological reality, right? That’s certainly what a small group of anthropologists, psychologists and pundits would have you believe. Portraying themselves as brave defenders...


How the Zebra Got Its Stripes

by Léo Grasset Pegasus Books (May 09, 2017)

Why do giraffes have such long necks? Why are zebras striped? And why does the clitoris of the female hyena exactly resemble and in most respects function like the male's penis?Deploying the latest scientific...


Resurrecting the Shark

by Susan Ewing Pegasus Books (April 04, 2017)

A prehistoric mystery. A fossil so mesmerizing that it boggled the minds of scientists for more than a century—until a motley crew of modern day shark fanatics decided to try to bring the monster-predator...


The Truth About Fat

by Anthony Warner Oneworld Publications (January 10, 2019)

Most people try out diets just to see if they work. One friend cuts out sugar, a second cuts out fat. Another mumbles something about gut microbes. Even scientists still seem to be arguing about what causes...


We Are Not Alone

by Dirk Schulze-Makuch & David Darling Oneworld Publications (March 01, 2011)

Life on Mars exists but we are too timid to accept the facts

Life on Mars exists but are we brave enough to accept the facts?

Extraterrestrial life exists and there’s evidence to prove it

The question ‘are...


Chasing the Sun

by Linda Geddes Pegasus Books (October 01, 2019)

Our biology is set up to work in partnership with the sun. Little wonder then that humans have long worshipped and revered our nearest star: life itself arose on earth because its relationship with the sun was...


Biopunk

by Marcus Wohlsen & Richard Powers Blackstone Publishing (January 03, 2017)

Bill Gates told Wired that if he were a teenager today, he would be hacking biology. "If you want to change the world in some big way," he says, "that's where you should start--biological molecules."

The most...


The Book of Eels

by Patrik Svensson & Alex Wyndham HarperAudio (May 26, 2020)

Part H Is for Hawk, part The Soul of an OctopusThe Book of Eels is both a meditation on the world's most elusive fish--the eel--and a reflection on the human condition.

Remarkably little is known about...


Biography of Resistance

by Muhammad H. Zaman & Kyle Tait HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

Award-winning Boston University educator and researcher Muhammad H. Zaman provides a chilling look at the rise of antibiotic-resistant superbugs, explaining how we got here and what we must do to address this...


I Contain Multitudes

by Ed Yong & Charlie Anson HarperAudio (August 09, 2016)

Joining the ranks of popular science classics like The Botany of Desire and The Selfish Gene, a groundbreaking, wondrously informative, and vastly entertaining examination of the most significant revolution...


AsapSCIENCE

by Mitchell Moffit, Greg Brown & Michael Moffit Simon & Schuster Audio (March 17, 2015)

The instant New York Times bestselling book of entertaining, irreverent, and totally accessible illustrated answers to the scientific "questions you had no idea were bugging you all your life" (Fast Company),...


The Tangled Tree

by David Quammen & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (August 14, 2018)

In this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award, “our greatest living chronicler of the natural world” (The New York Times), David Quammen explains how recent discoveries...


Superhuman

by Rowan Hooper & Richard Lyddon Simon & Schuster Audio (September 04, 2018)

From evolutionary biologist Rowan Hooper, an awe-inspiring look into the extremes of human ability--and what they tell us about our own potential--“an intriguing…look at some of the things that make us human--and...


The Magic Feather Effect

by Melanie Warner & Gabra Zackman Simon & Schuster Audio (January 22, 2019)

The acclaimed author of Pandora’s Lunchbox and former New York Times reporter delivers an “entertaining and highly useful book that gives you the tools to understand how alternative medicine works, so you...


The Math of Life and Death

by Kit Yates Simon & Schuster Audio (January 07, 2020)

A brilliant and entertaining mathematician illuminates seven mathematical principles that shape our lives.

“Kit Yates shows how our private and social lives are suffused by mathematics. Ignorance may bring...


The Dance of Life

by Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz, Roger Highfield & Shaina Summerville Basic Books (February 25, 2020)

A renowned biologist's cutting-edge and unconventional examination of human reproduction and embryo research

Scientists have long struggled to make pregnancy easier, safer, and more successful. In The Dance...


A Brief History of Creation

by Bill Mesler, H. James Cleaves & Sean Runnette Blackstone Publishing (December 07, 2015)

How did life begin?

It is perhaps the most important question science has ever asked. Over the centuries, the search for an answer has been entwined with some of science's most revolutionary advances, including...


The Diet Myth

by Tim Spector & Gildart Jackson Blackstone Publishing (September 08, 2015)

From the author of Identically Different comes a new look at nutritional health, showing us that breakthrough research on microbiomes--the microbes in our stomachs--could hold the key to healthy, balanced diets....


Do Elephants Have Knees? and Other Stories of Darwinian Origins

by Charles R. Ault & Paul Michael Garcia Blackstone Publishing (September 15, 2016)

What makes a penguin a bird? Is a camel more closely related to a horse than to a giraffe? Why is a whale not a fish? Similar puzzles preoccupied Charles Darwin throughout his life. Whimsy, in the playfulness...


The Lives of a Cell

by Lewis Thomas & Grover Gardner Blackstone Publishing (July 11, 2017)

In The Lives of a Cell, Dr. Thomas opens up to the listener a universe of knowledge and perception that is perhaps not wholly unfamiliar to the research scientist; but the world he explores is one of men and...


Fighting for Space

by Amy Shira Teitel Grand Central Publishing (February 18, 2020)

Spaceflight historian and creator of YouTube's "Vintage Space" Amy Shira Teitel tells the riveting story of the female pilots who each dreamed of being the first American woman in space.

A book that will appeal...


Pleased to Meet Me

The Medusa and the Snail

by Lewis Thomas & Stuart Langton Blackstone Publishing (January 08, 2008)

Lewis Thomas has been said to be a philosopher who uses the language of biology. His fascinating observations on the quirkiness of the world's infinite creations causes listeners to ponder the workings of the...


The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection

by Charles Darwin & Robin Field Blackstone Publishing (September 30, 2011)

The Origin of Species sold out on the first day of its publication in 1859. It is the major book of the nineteenth century and one of the most readable and accessible of the great revolutionary works of the...


Biology, Second Edition

by Eli C. Minkoff & Jeff Riggenbach Blackstone Publishing (June 23, 2009)

Designed to be compatible with virtually every standard textbook in their subject field, Barron's EZ-101 Study Keys give you a valuable overview of your college-level course. Classroom-style notes emphasize...


The Secret Language of Dolphins

by Patricia St.John & Bernadette Dunne Blackstone Publishing (June 26, 2005)

In her extraordinary work with dolphins, Patricia St.John broke new ground in opening little-known worlds, all in pursuit of what she fiercely believed in: learning the languages of those who have been unreachable....


Sleepyhead

by Henry Nicholls & Henry Drury Basic Books (September 04, 2018)

A narcoleptic's tireless journey through the neuroscience of disordered sleep

Whether it's a bout of bad jet lag or a stress-induced all-nighter, we've all suffered from nights that left us feeling less than...


Too Much of a Good Thing

by Lee Goldman & Dan Woren Little, Brown & Company (December 08, 2015)

The dean of Columbia University's medical school explains why our bodies are out of sync with today's environment and how we can correct this to save our health.

Over the past 200 years, human life-expectancy...


The Violinist's Thumb

by Sam Kean & Henry Leyva Little, Brown & Company (July 17, 2012)

From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes incredible stories of science, history, language, and music, as told by our own DNA.

In The Disappearing Spoon, bestselling author Sam Kean unlocked the...


Deadliest Enemy

by Michael T. Osterholm, Mark Olshaker & Jamie Renell Little, Brown & Company (March 14, 2017)

A leading epidemiologist shares his "powerful and necessary" (Richard Preston, author of The Hot Zone) stories from the front lines of our war on infectious diseases and explains how to prepare for global epidemics...


We Know It When We See It

by Richard Masland & Matt Kugler Basic Books (March 10, 2020)

A Harvard researcher investigates the human eye in this insightful account of what vision reveals about intelligence, learning, and the greatest mysteries of neuroscience.

Spotting a face in a crowd is so easy,...


In Search of the Canary Tree

by Lauren E. Oakes & Ellen Archer Basic Books (November 27, 2018)

The award-winning and surprisingly hopeful story of one woman's search for resiliency in a warming world

Several years ago, ecologist Lauren E. Oakes set out from California for Alaska's old-growth forests to...


The Whole Brain

by Raphael Kellman & Hayward Morse Da Capo Lifelong Books (March 27, 2018)

A groundbreaking, medication-free, scientifically based approach to healing depression, anxiety, and brain fog by focusing on your "whole brain" -- the brain, the gut, the microbiome, and the thyroid

There is...


SAT Subject Test Biology E/M

by Deborah T. Goldberg Barrons Educational Series (November 07, 2017)

This updated edition prepares students to succeed on the SAT Subject Test in Biology E/M (Ecology and Molecular). This comprehensive manual presents:

  • A short diagnostic test
  • Two full-length Biology E/M practice...