Browse Books: Science / History

The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here Cover Image
$16.00
Out of Stock, generally 2-3 business days to Order your Copy and have it arrive at our store or your home.
Taking Leave of Darwin: A Longtime Agnostic Discovers the Case for Design Cover Image
$17.94
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The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World Cover Image
$17.00
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Where Did the Universe Come From? and Other Cosmic Questions: Our Universe, from the Quantum to the Cosmos Cover Image
$17.99
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Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time Cover Image
$16.00
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After Cooling: On Freon, Global Warming, and the Terrible Cost of Comfort Cover Image
$28.00
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The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine: | Paperback | Revised and Updated For 2020 | NY Times Best Seller | Medicine and Science | Sawbones Podcast Cover Image
$17.99
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The Biology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Cover Image
By DK
$25.00
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Einstein's Fridge: How the Difference Between Hot and Cold Explains the Universe Cover Image
$28.00
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The Elements: A Visual History of Their Discovery Cover Image
$35.00
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The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley (Introduction by)
$6.95
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Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe Cover Image
By Theodore Gray, Nick Mann (By (photographer))
$19.99
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