This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544193229
Size: 65.50 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/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544192225
Size: 40.41 MB
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This book has all the elements of a crime thriller: violence, blood, gore, race, and sex. But here the criminals areparasites. McAuliffe tells a vivid and sometimes horrifying tale of the hijackers that control our brains and our behavior.

This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books
ISBN: 9780544947252
Size: 76.98 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: 27.85 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.

Venomous

Author: Christie Wilcox
Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374712212
Size: 68.63 MB
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Now, in Venomous, the biologist Christie Wilcox investigates and illuminates the animals of our nightmares, arguing that they hold the keys to a deeper understanding of evolution, adaptation, and immunity.

This Is Your Brain On Sports

Author: David Grand
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 1608448649
Size: 78.19 MB
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"THIS IS YOUR BRAIN ON SPORTS is a must read for anyone involved in or simply interested in sports. It tells the real story of what I went through and how countless athletes of all levels are still going through now.....unnecessarily.

Gut

Author: Giulia Enders
Publisher: Scribe Publications
ISBN: 1925113787
Size: 68.66 MB
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Gut definitely shows that we can all benefit from getting to know the wondrous world of our inner workings. In this charming book, young scientist Giulia Enders takes us on a fascinating tour of our insides.

This Is Your Brain On Sports

Author: L. Jon Wertheim
Publisher: Crown Archetype
ISBN: 0553447416
Size: 80.93 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.

The Human Superorganism

Author: Rodney Dietert
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101983906
Size: 25.13 MB
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The Human Superorganism presents pioneering research and offers a blueprint for a revolution in public health, by going against what we always thought was true: that foreign microbes are bad for us.

I Contain Multitudes

Author: Ed Yong
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473520185
Size: 74.60 MB
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I Contain Multitudes is science journalism at its best’ BILL GATES SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2017 A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Selected as a Science Book of the Year by The Economist, The Times and Observer Your body is ...