This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544193229
Size: 43.99 MB
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This Is Your Brain on Parasites is both a journey into cutting-edge science and a revelatory examination of what it means to be human. “If you’ve ever doubted the power of microbes to shape society and offer us a grander view of life, ...

This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books
ISBN: 9780544947252
Size: 17.36 MB
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A riveting investigation of the myriad ways that parasites control how creatures--including humans--act, feel, and think

Parasite Rex

Author: Carl Zimmer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743213714
Size: 26.66 MB
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Yet these creatures are among the world's most successful and sophisticated organisms. In Parasite Rex, Carl Zimmer deftly balances the scientific and the disgusting as he takes readers on a fantastic voyage.


Author: Mira Grant
ISBN: 9780316402316
Size: 38.98 MB
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Genetically engineered tapeworms that protect most of the human populace from illness, boost everyone's immune system, and even secrete designer drugs begin to change and want out of human bodies they occupy.

The Mind Parasites

Author: Colin Wilson
Publisher: Monkfish Book Publishing
ISBN: 1939681081
Size: 29.58 MB
Format: PDF
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Wilson has blended H.P. Lovecraft's dark vision with his own revolutionary philosophy and unique narrative powers to produce a stunning, high-tension story of vaulting imagination.

This Is Your Brain On Joy

Author: Dr. Earl Henslin
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc
ISBN: 1418574031
Size: 41.75 MB
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A lot more than most of us realize. In this breakthrough book, Dr. Earl Henslin reveals how the study of brain imaging turned his practice of psychotherapy upside down—with remarkably positive results.

Host Manipulation By Parasites

Author: David P. Hughes
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199642230
Size: 77.70 MB
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This innovative text provides an up-to-date, authoritative, and challenging review of host manipulation by parasites that assesses the current state of developments in the field and lays out a framework for future research.

This Is Your Brain On Sports

Author: L. Jon Wertheim
Publisher: Crown Archetype
ISBN: 0553447416
Size: 74.44 MB
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This is Your Brain on Sports is the book for sports fans searching for a deeper understanding of the games they watch and the people who play them.

Pati S Mexican Table

Author: Pati Jinich
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547636466
Size: 13.41 MB
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The host of a highly popular PBS series, Pati’s Mexican Table, and a self-described “overloaded soccer mom with three kids and a powerful blender,” Pati Jinich has a mission.

The Wild Life Of Our Bodies

Author: Dr. Rob Dunn
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062092278
Size: 54.60 MB
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Through the stories of visionaries, Dunn argues that we can create a richer nature, one in which we choose to surround ourselves with species that benefit us, not just those that, despite us, survive.