STRANGE SCIENCE

Depending on who you ask, all science can be strange. For example, in the immortal words of The Insane Clown Posse, "I've seen miracles all around me, stop and look around it's all astounding, water, fire air and dirt, f*cking magnets, how do they work? I don't want to talk to a scientist, ya'll MF lying and getting me pissed..." See?

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  1. The Ravenous Brain

    The Ravenous Brain: How the New Science of Consciousness Explains Our Insatiable Search for Meaning

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    A brash young neuroscientist presents his solution to biology's hardest problem - what consciousness is, and why we have it, and what it means for our self perception and our mental health. Learn More
  2. The Quantum Universe (paperback)

    The Quantum Universe (And Why Anything That Can Happen, Does)

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    In The Quantum Universe, Brian Cox and Jeff Forshaw approach the world of quantum mechanics in the same way they did in Why Does E=mc2? and make fundamental scientific principles accessible—and fascinating—to everyone. Learn More
  3. The Power of Habit

    The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

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    A young woman walks into a laboratory. Over the past two years, she has transformed almost every aspect of her life. She has quit smoking, run a marathon, and been promoted at work. The patterns inside her brain, neurologists discover, have fundamentally changed. Learn More
  4. The Philosophical Breakfast Club (trade paperback)

    The Philosophical Breakfast Club: Four Remarkable Friends Who Transformed Science and Changed the World

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    The Philosophical Breakfast Club recounts the life and work of four men who met as students at Cambridge University: Charles Babbage, John Herschel, William Whewell, and Richard Jones. Learn More
  5. The Philosopher's Stone

    The Philosopher's Stone: Alchemy and the Secret Research for Exotic Matter

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    Prolific author Joseph P. Farrell, who commands a growing and devoted audience on Coast to Coast AM, Erskine Overnight, and other programs, initiates his Feral House association with The Philosopher's Stone, in which he demonstrates the connections of modern physics and ancient alchemy by investigating monatomic gold, the work of Russian astrophysicist Nikolai Kozyrev, and the fuel for the mysterious Nazi 'Bell' device, Serum 525. Learn More
  6. The Other Side of Normal

    The Other Side of Normal: How Biology Is Providing the Clues to Unlock the Secrets of Normal and Abnormal Behavior

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    Psychiatry has ignored the normal. The focus on defining abnormal behavior has obscured what turns out to be a more fundamental question—how does the biology of the brain give rise to the mind, which in turn gives rise to everything we care about: thoughts, feelings, desires, and relationships? Learn More
  7. The Origin Of Feces

    The Origin of Feces: What Excrement Tells Us About Evolution, Ecology, and a Sustainable Society

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    An entertaining and enlightening exploration of why waste matters, this cultural history explores an often ignored subject matter and makes a compelling argument for a deeper understanding of human and animal waste. Learn More
  8. The Nazi Seance

    The Nazi Seance: The Strange Story of the Jewish Psychic in Hitler's Circle

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    World War I left Berlin, and all of Germany, devastated. Charlatans and demagogues eagerly exploited the desperate crowds. Fascination with the occult was everywhere – in private séances, personalized psychic readings, communions with the dead – as people struggled to escape the grim reality of their lives. Learn More
  9. The Natural History Of Unicorns

    The Natural History Of Unicorns

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    For over two thousand years, unicorns have inspired, enchanted, and eluded humanity. Learn More
  10. The Mind's Eye (trade paperback)

    The Mind's Eye

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    In The Mind’s Eye, Oliver Sacks tells the stories of people who are able to navigate the world and communicate with others despite losing what many of us consider indispensable senses and abilities: the power of speech, the capacity to recognize faces, the sense of three-dimensional space, the ability to read, the sense of sight. For all of these people, the challenge is to adapt to a radically new way of being in the world. Learn More

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