Asteroid Hunters

Author: Carrie Nugent
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501120093
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For the first time, scientists could have the knowledge to prevent a natural disaster epic in scale—an asteroid hitting the earth and in this exciting, adventuresome book, Carrie Nugent explains how.

Asteroid Hunters

Author: Carrie Nugent
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501120085
Size: 56.77 MB
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One of the top scientists in the field of asteroid hunting explains how, for the first time, humanity could have the knowledge to prevent a devastating asteroid impact. --

Asteroid Hunters

Author: Carrie Nugent
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471162400
Size: 33.71 MB
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NEOWISE has seen over 158,000 asteroids and discovered over 30,000. We will also get a rare glimpse into the work of this band of asteroid hunters and their techniques.

The Boiling River

Author: Andrés Ruzo
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501119486
Size: 61.47 MB
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When Andrés Ruzo was just a small boy in Peru, his grandfather told him the story of a mysterious legend: There is a river, deep in the Amazon, which boils as if a fire burns below it.

How We Ll Live On Mars

Author: Stephen Petranek
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476784779
Size: 38.60 MB
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In this sweeping, provocative book that mixes business, science, and human reporting, Petranek makes the case that living on Mars is an essential back-up plan for humanity and explains in fascinating detail just how it will happen.

Why Dinosaurs Matter

Author: Kenneth Lacovara
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501120115
Size: 14.67 MB
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And, how are the tiny arms of T. rex the key to its power and ferocity? In this revealing book, Lacovara offers the latest ideas about the shocking and calamitous death of the dinosaurs and ties their vulnerabilities to our own.

When Strangers Meet

Author: Kio Stark
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501119982
Size: 53.86 MB
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Argues for the practice of talking to strangers as a way of widening one's experience of the world, addressing the transformative possibilities as well as the political and practical considerations of engaging with strangers in public.

The Terrorist S Son

Author: Zak Ebrahim
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476784817
Size: 35.38 MB
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To the shy, awkward boy, something about the hateful feelings just felt unnatural. In this book, Ebrahim dispels the myth that terrorism is a foregone conclusion for people trained to hate.

The Art Of Stillness

Author: Pico Iyer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476784736
Size: 62.51 MB
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He reflects that this is perhaps the reason why many people—even those with no religious commitment—seem to be turning to yoga, or meditation, or seeking silent retreats.