A neuroscientist investigates how the architecture of the human brain shapes our understanding of the nature of time.
An eloquent exploration of creativity, The Origins of Creativity grapples with the question of how this uniquely human expression—so central to our identity as individuals and, collectively, as a species—came about and how it has manifested itself throughout the history of our species.
From the celebrated author of the best-selling Physics for Future Presidents comes “a provocative, strongly argued book on the fundamental nature of time” (Lee Smolin).
A brilliant examination of the science behind the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence and its pioneer, Jill Tarter.
DNA Is Not Destiny: The Remarkable, Completely Misunderstood Relationship between You and Your Genes
One of the world’s leading cultural psychologists debunks the hype surrounding DNA testing and puts to rest our mistaken anxieties about our genes.