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Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science That Changed the Course of World War II
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 296 reviews
This is the untold story of an eccentric Wall Street tycoon and the circle of scientific geniuses he assembled before World War II to develop the science for radar and the atomic bomb. Together they changed the course of history. In the late 1930s, l


The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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ean: 9780451486318, isbn: 0451486315,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Now a major motion picture from HBO® starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne.Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken w


American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 247 reviews
Pulitzer Prize, Biography/Autobiography, 2006 National Book Critics Circle Award, Biography, 2006 J. Robert Oppenheimer is one of the iconic figures of the 20th century, a brilliant physicist who led the effort to build the atomic bomb for his coun


ENIAC: The Triumphs and Tragedies of the World's First Computer
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews


Natural Disaster: I Cover Them. I Am One.
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Before becoming America's first-ever female network chief meteorologist or appearing on Dancing with the Stars, ABC News's Ginger Zee checked herself into a mental health hospital. Natural Disaster: I Cover Them. I Am One. is Ginger's heartbreak


eBoys: The First Inside Account of Venture Capitalists at Work
By Random House Audio
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The first inside account of life within a Silicon Valley venture capital firm, eBoys is the fascinating true story of the six tall men who backed eBay, Webvan, and other billion-dollar start-ups that are transforming the Internet and setting a new p


Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 151 reviews
Ignition! is the inside story of the Cold War era search for a rocket propellant that could be trusted to take man into space. A favorite of Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk, listeners will want to tune into this "really good book on rocket[s]," av


iWoz: How I Invented the Personal Computer and Had Fun Along the Way
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
The mastermind behind Apple Computer sheds his low profile and steps forward to tell his story for the first time. Before cell phones that fit in the palm of your hand and slim laptops that fit snugly into briefcases, computers were like strange, a


The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World
By Random House Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
From the best-selling, award-winning author of 1491 and 1493 - an incisive portrait of the two little-known 20th-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped our ideas about the environment, laying the


Longitude
By Unknown
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 283 reviews


Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 99 reviews
With his characteristic eyebrow-raising behavior, Richard P. Feynman once provoked the wife of a Princeton dean to remark, ''Surely you're joking, Mr. Feynman!'' But the many scientific and personal achievements of this Nobel Prize-winning physicist are no laughing matter. In addition to solving the mystery of liquid helium, Feynman has been commissioned to paint a naked female toreador and asked to crack the uncrackable safes guarding the atomic bomb's most critical secrets. He has traded


Dawn of the New Everything: Encounters with Reality and Virtual Reality
By Macmillan Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
In this captivating audiobook, Jaron Lanier - the father of virtual reality - explains its dazzling possibilities by reflecting on his own lifelong relationship with technology Bridging the gap between tech mania and the experience of being inside the human body, Dawn of the New Everything is a look at what it means to be human at a moment of unprecedented technological possibility. Through a fascinating look back over his life in technology, Jaron Lanier, an interdisciplinary scientist and


Through a Window: My Thirty Years with the Chimpanzees of Gombe
By Tantor Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 184 reviews
In her classic, In the Shadow of Man, Jane Goodall wrote of her first 10 years at Gombe. In Through a Window she continues the story, painting a more complete and vivid portrait of our closest relatives.    On the shores of Lake Tanganyika, Gombe is a community where the principal residents are chimpanzees. Through Goodall's eyes we watch young Figan's relentless rise to power and old Mike's crushing defeat. We learn how one mother rears her children to succeed, and another dooms hers to


For the Love of Physics: From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge of Time - A Journey Through the Wonders of Physics
By Tantor Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 284 reviews
''You have changed my life'' is a common refrain in the emails Walter Lewin receives daily from fans who have been enthralled by his world-famous video lectures about the wonders of physics. ''I walk with a new spring in my step and I look at life through physics-colored eyes,'' wrote one such fan. When Lewin's lectures were made available online, he became an instant YouTube celebrity, and the New York Times declared, ''Walter Lewin delivers his lectures with the panache of Julia Child


The Wright Brothers
By Unknown
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Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story behind the story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly: Wilbur and Orville Wright. On December 17, 1903, at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Wilbur and Orville Wright's Wright Flyer became the first powered, heavier-than-air machine to achieve controlled, sustained flight with a pilot aboard. The Age of Flight had begun. How did they do it? And why? David McCullough tells the extraordinary and


Ticker: The Quest to Create an Artificial Heart
By Random House Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 284 reviews
It wasn't supposed to be this hard. If America could send a man to the moon, shouldn't the best surgeons in the world be able to build an artificial heart? In Ticker, Texas Monthly executive editor and two-time National Magazine Award winner Mimi Swartz shows just how complex and difficult it can be to replicate one of nature's greatest creations.  Part investigative journalism, part medical mystery, Ticker is a dazzling story of modern innovation, recounting 50 years of false starts,


The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells, taken without her knowledge, became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first immortal human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than 60 years. If you could pile all HeLa cells ever grown onto a scale, they'd weigh more than 50 million metric tons - as much as a


First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 176 reviews
Soon to be a major motion picture, this is the first - and only - definitive authorized account of Neil Armstrong, the man whose ''one small step'' changed history. When Apollo 11 touched down on the Moon's surface in 1969, the first man on the Moon became a legend. In First Man, author James R. Hansen explores the life of Neil Armstrong. Based on over 50 hours of interviews with the intensely private Armstrong, who also gave Hansen exclusive access to private documents and family sources,


Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Benjamin Franklin is the founding father who winks at us - an ambitious urban entrepreneur who rose up the social ladder, from leather-aproned shopkeeper to dining with kings. In best-selling author Walter Isaacson's vivid and witty full-scale biography, we discover why Franklin turns to us from history's stage with eyes that twinkle from behind his new-fangled spectacles. In Benjamin Franklin, Isaacson shows how Franklin defines both his own time and ours. The most interesting thing that


How to Change Your Mind
By Penguin Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
The number one New York Times best seller A brilliant and brave investigation by Michael Pollan, author of five New York Times best sellers, into the medical and scientific revolution taking place around psychedelic drugs - and the spellbinding story of his own life-changing psychedelic experiences When Michael Pollan set out to research how LSD and psilocybin (the active ingredient in magic mushrooms) are being used to provide relief to people suffering from difficult-to-treat conditions



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