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Methuselah's Zoo: What Nature Can Teach Us about Living Longer, Healthier Lives

Steven N Austad - The MIT Press
Format: Hardcover

Stories of long-lived animal species - from thousand-year-old tubeworms to 400-year-old sharks - and what they might teach us about human health and longevity.Opossums in the wild don't make it to the age of three; our pet cats can live for a decade and a half; cicadas live for seventeen...
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An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us

Ed Yong - Random House
Format: Hardcover

A grand tour through the hidden realms of animal senses that will transform the way you perceive the world - from the Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling author of I Contain Multitudes.The Earth teems with sights and textures, sounds and vibrations, smells and tastes, electric...
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The Whole Truth: A Cosmologist's Reflections on the Search for Objective Reality

P J E Peebles - Princeton University Press
Format: Kindle Edition

From the Nobel Prize-winning physicist, a personal meditation on the quest for objective reality in natural scienceA century ago, thoughtful people questioned how reality could agree with physical theories that keep changing, from a mechanical model of the ether to electric and magnetic...
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Proving Ground: The Untold Story of the Six Women Who Programmed the World's First Modern Computer

Kathy Kleiman - Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover


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The Milky Way: An Autobiography of Our Galaxy

Moiya McTier
Format: Hardcover

Astrophysicist and folklorist Dr. Moiya McTier channels The Milky Way in this approachable and utterly fascinating autobiography of the titular galaxy, detailing what humans have discovered about everything from its formation to its eventual death, and what more there is to learn about...
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Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Edwin A. Abbott

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The River Saints: Volume I: Book of Visions

Matthew D. Westacott

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