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The Forgotten Islands
The Forgotten Islands by Michael Veitch

The Forgotten Islands is an incredible, evocative listen that shines a light on this little-known part of Australia and its extraordinary history. The more I learned, the more I realised this was an Australia I hardly knew. This was stormy weather Austral...

Evolution 2.0: Breaking the Deadlock Between Darwin and Design
Evolution 2.0: Breaking the Deadlock Between Darwin and Design by Perry Marshall

One-Hundred-Fifty Years Later, the Creation-Evolution Debate Still Rages. Both Sides Are Half-Right. And Both Are Wrong. Meet the opponents: In one corner - Proponents of Intelligent Design like William Dembski, Stephen Meyer, and Michael Behe. Many defy ...

Learn and Understand the Theory of Relativity
Learn and Understand the Theory of Relativity by IntroBooks

Surely you have heard the story of the astronaut coming back to Earth, looking as young and fit as when he left, with everybody else on Earth hardly being able to walk because of the years added to their age as a result of the difference in how time passe...

The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time, and Beyond
The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time, and Beyond by Christophe Galfard

Stephen Hawking's protégé and cowriter lifts the veil on the mysteries of our universe in a style that is wonderfully direct. Quantum physics, black holes, string theory, the big bang, dark matter, dark energy, parallel universes: Even if we are intereste...

Flat Earth Clues: The Sky's the Limit
Flat Earth Clues: The Sky's the Limit by Mark Sargent

The Flat Earth Clues book gives you 12 compelling reasons why you should rethink the globe model that you have been taught. Before you were born, before your parents, your grandparents, before you even had a family line. There was the illusion, the trick,...

At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise
At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise by Michael Brooks

The atom. The big bang. DNA. Natural selection. All ideas that have revolutionised science - and that were dismissed out of hand when they first appeared. The surprises haven't stopped: here, Michael Brooks, best-selling author of 13 Things That Don't Mak...

In Love with Betty the Crow: The First 40 Years of the Science Show
In Love with Betty the Crow: The First 40 Years of the Science Show by Robyn Williams

Robyn Williams reflects on why science matters, after 40 years of ABC RN's The Science Show. The Science Show with Robyn Williams on Radio National is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio. Scientific issues, debates, events, personaliti...

Cracking the Code of Life: Finding Your Best Algorithm
Cracking the Code of Life: Finding Your Best Algorithm by Michael Mathiesen

Computer code and human code found inside the DNA molecule that is the core of every cell in our bodies are practically identical in what they attempt to accomplish. The only difference between the two types of code is that human code also includes the in...

Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe
Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe by Lisa Randall

In this brilliant exploration of our cosmic environment, the renowned particle physicist and New York Times best-selling author of Warped Passages and Knocking on Heaven's Door uses her research into dark matter to illuminate the startling connections bet...

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli

Everything you need to know about the beauty of modern physics. In seven brief lessons, Italian theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli guides listeners with admirable clarity through the most transformative physics breakthroughs of the 20th and 21st centurie...

The Feynman Imperative: Why Science Works
The Feynman Imperative: Why Science Works by David Christopher Lane

This book consists of six distinct essays describing how science works, with special attention to how Richard Feynman viewed the scientific method. Chapter one explores the difference between evolution and mysticism's version of intelligent design. Chapte...

Origins: The Scientific Story of Creation
Origins: The Scientific Story of Creation by Jim Baggott

What is the nature of the material world? How does it work? What is the universe and how was it formed? What is life? Where do we come from and how did we evolve? How and why do we think? What does it mean to be human? How do we know? There are many diffe...

Is the Universe an App?: Exploring the Physics of Awareness
Is the Universe an App?: Exploring the Physics of Awareness by Andrea Diem-Lane

The idea that the world is an illusion that betrays its real origin has a long tradition and can be found in the writings of Hindu rishis, early Greek philosophers, and Christian Gnostics. What is perhaps surprising is to find such a rich literature on th...

The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe
The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe by Ben Miller

Discover the fascinating and cutting-edge science behind the greatest question of all: is there life beyond Earth? For millennia, we have looked up at the stars and wondered whether we are alone in the universe. In the last few years, scientists have made...

Adventures in Science: From Quantum Thinking to Alien Encounters
Adventures in Science: From Quantum Thinking to Alien Encounters by Andrea Diem-Lane

It is one of the curious oddities of our time that we talk so much about the scientific method as if it is one singular entity when, in point of practice, it is anything but. The ultimate linchpin in science is decided not by how we go about doing it, but...

You Are Probability: Surfing the Matrix
You Are Probability: Surfing the Matrix by Andrea Diem-Lane

As I glance around the room, I notice that after lecturing for an hour and a 45 minutes straight on quantum theory, desultory decussation, and Wolfram's new kind of science, I see a Krispy Crème glaze descend over a few of my students' eyes. The fantastic...

Beyond Matter: Why Science Needs Metaphysics
Beyond Matter: Why Science Needs Metaphysics by Roger Trigg

Does science have all the answers? Can it even deal with abstract reasoning that reaches beyond the world experienced by us? How can we be so sure that the physical world is sufficiently ordered to be intelligible to humans? How is it that mathematics, a ...

Your Invisible Body & the Quantum Universe
Your Invisible Body & the Quantum Universe by Dan Howe

Our most recent scientific theory states that 99 percent of the multiverse is invisible to us. In fact, every current physics textbook makes this claim. Therefore, if only 1 percent of the multiverse is visible to us, the question becomes: When you view y...

Flipnosis
Flipnosis by Kevin Dutton

What if I were to tell you that a psychopathic arsonist might also be the person most likely to save you from a burning building? This book is about a special kind of persuasion: 'flipnosis'. It has an incubation period of just seconds and can instantly d...

The Reality Myth: Unlocking the Secrets of Modern Physics & the Power of Intention While Redefining Your Place in the Universe
The Reality Myth: Unlocking the Secrets of Modern Physics & the Power of Intention While Redefining Your Place in the Universe by Ishan Rami

How do you know what is real? In his new book The Reality Myth: Unlocking the Secrets of Modern Physics & the Power of Intention While Redefining Your Place in the Universe, best-selling author Ishan Rami takes the listener on a mind-bending journey t...

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