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The Tales Teeth Tell: Development, Evolution, Behavior

The Tales Teeth Tell

Development, Evolution, Behavior

The MIT Press (2018)
US$29.99

What teeth can tell us about human evolution, development, and behavior.

Anxiety and the Equation: Understanding Boltzmann's Entropy

Anxiety and the Equation

Understanding Boltzmann's Entropy

The MIT Press (2018)
US$22.99

A man and his equation: the anxiety-plagued nineteenth-century physicist who contributed...

Plagues and the Paradox of Progress: Why the World Is Getting Healthier in Worrisome Ways

Plagues and the Paradox of Progress

Why the World Is Getting Healthier in Worrisome Ways

The MIT Press (2018)
US$27.99

Why the news about the global decline of infectious diseases is not all good.

Robot Rights
The MIT Press (2018)
US$34.99

A provocative attempt to think about what was previously considered unthinkable: a serious...

Dissidence: The Rise of Chinese Contemporary Art in the West

Dissidence

The Rise of Chinese Contemporary Art in the West

The MIT Press (2018)
US$32.99

How the valorization of artistic and political dissidence has contributed to the rise of Chinese...

Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are

Blueprint

How DNA Makes Us Who We Are

The MIT Press (2018)
US$17.99

A top behavioral geneticist makes the case that DNA inherited from our parents at the moment of...

The Problem With Software: Why Smart Engineers Write Bad Code

The Problem With Software

Why Smart Engineers Write Bad Code

The MIT Press (2018)
US$29.99

An industry insider explains why there is so much bad software—and why academia doesn't teach...

Spaceflight: A Concise History

Spaceflight

A Concise History

The MIT Press (2018)
US$15.99

A concise history of spaceflight, from military rocketry through Sputnik, Apollo, robots in space,...

How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories

How History Gets Things Wrong

The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories

The MIT Press (2018)
US$17.99

Why we learn the wrong things from narrative history, and how our love for stories is hard-wired.

Altered States of Consciousness: Experiences Out of Time and Self

Altered States of Consciousness

Experiences Out of Time and Self

The MIT Press (2018)
US$24.99

What altered states of consciousness—the dissolution of feelings of time and self—can tell us about...