Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe

From the world renowned physicist and bestselling author of The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos, a captivating exploration of deep time and humanity s search for purpose In both time and space, the cosmos is astoundingly vast, and yet is governed by simple, elegant, universal

The Scientist and the Spy: A True Story of China, the FBI, and Industrial Espionage

A riveting true story of industrial espionage in which a Chinese born scientist is pursued by the U.S government for trying to steal trade secrets, by a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction In September 2011, sheriff s deputies in Iowa encountered three ethnic Chinese men near a field

When My Time Comes: Conversations about Whether Those Who Are Dying Should Have the Right to Determine When Life Should End

From Diane Rehm, renowned radio host one of the most trusted voices in the nation and best selling author a book of candor and compassion, addressing the urgent, hotly contested cause of the Right to Die movement, of which she is one of our most inspiring champions Soon to be a public television

18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and the Invention of Modern Forensics

The story of the Gilded Age Chicago heiress who revolutionized forensic death investigation As the mother of forensic science, Frances Glessner Lee is the reason why homicide detectives are a thing She is responsible for the popularity of forensic science in television shows and pop culture Long

The Dance of Life: The New Science of How a Single Cell Becomes a Human Being

A renowned biologist s cutting edge and unconventional examination of human reproduction and embryo research Scientists have long struggled to make pregnancy easier, safer, and successful In The Dance of Life, developmental and stem cell biologist Magdalena Zernicka Goetz takes us to the front

Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives

INSTANT TOP 10 BESTSELLER New York Times USAToday Washington Post LA Times Debunks the idea that aging inevitably brings infirmity and unhappiness and instead offers a trove of practical, evidence based guidance for living longer and better Daniel H Pink, author of When and Drive SUCCESSFUL