THE DEMON-HAUNTED WORLD : SCIENCE AS A CANDLE IN THE DARK cisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don't understand the difference between the myths of pseudoscience and the testable hypotheses of science? Pulitzer Prize-winning author and distinguished astronomer Carl Sagan argues that scientific thinking is critical not only to the pu..
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SCIENCE OF SURVIVAL seful book you will ever own. Built around the Hubbard Chart of Human Evaluation, Science of Survival provides the first accurate prediction of human behavior. Included on the chart are all the manifestations of an individual’s survival potential graduated from highest to lowest, making this the c..
THE MEDICAL SCIENCE OF HOUSE, M D birth nearly die because his real mother didn’t get a measles shot?
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WHY RELIGION IS NATURAL AND SCIENCE IS NOT d science, competing methods of knowing ourselves and our world, has been raging for many centuries. Now scientists themselves are looking at cognitive foundations of religion--and arriving at some surprising conclusions.
Over the course of the past two decades, scholars have employed insights gle..
PAIN: THE SCIENCE OF SUFFERING test mysteries. When farmer John Mitson caught his hand in a baler, he cut off his trapped hand and carried it to a neighbor. "Sheer survival and logic" was how he described it. "And strangely, I didn't feel any pain." How can this be? We're taught that pain is a warning message to be heeded at all ..
A NATURAL HISTORY OF SEEING: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF VISION imon Ings sets out to solve mysteries of seeing, taking us through the 600-million-year history of the eye. With the help of a beguiling mix of illustrated optical illusions and puzzles, anecdotes, mathematics, and philosophy, Ings reveals age-old mysteries from how humans perceive color to Woody Al..
THE SCIENCE OF SPORTS: WINNING IN THE OLYMPICS ost prestigious stage for athletic competition. Fans both casual and hardcore tune in religiously every few years to watch as men and women push themselves to the limits of human performance. But what makes a champion? Is it genetics? Hours of training? A psychological advantage? Of all the athletes..
THE DIET MYTH: THE REAL SCIENCE BEHIND WHAT WE EAT ered by the simple question of what to eat. Despite advice from experts, governments and dieticians about the dangers of too much fat, sugar, protein and lack of exercise, our nutrition - and the global obesity crisis - is getting worse. Why can one person eat a certain meal and gain weight and anot..