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Skeptic: Viewing the World with a Rational Eye

Michael Shermer - Science - 2016 - 320 pages
Collected essays from bestselling author Michael Shermer's celebrated columns in Scientific American For fifteen years, bestselling author Michael Shermer has written a column ...
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The Science of Good and Evil: Why People Cheat, Gossip, Care, Share, and ...

Michael Shermer - Philosophy - 2005 - 368 pages
Reveals how humans have evolved from social primates into moral primates, exploring the implications of fuzzy logic, fate, free will, and ecology, among other issues affecting ...
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How We Believe, 2nd Edition: Science, Skepticism, and the Search for God

Michael Shermer - Psychology - 2003 - 330 pages
Recent polls show that 96% of Americans believe in God. Why are people turning to religion in greater numbers than ever before? In How We Believe , Michael Shermer presents the ...
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Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design

Michael Shermer - Science - 2006 - 199 pages
A former evangelical Christian and creationist refutes the pseudoscientific arguments of proponents of Intelligent Design and explains why the scientific evidence reveals that ...
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The Borderlands of Science: Where Sense Meets Nonsense

Michael Shermer - Science - 2002 - 360 pages
Presents a collection of essays on various topics in science and personalities in science, including Carl Sagan, Sigmund Freud, and Alfred Russel Wallace.
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The Mind of the Market: Compassionate Apes, Competitive Humans, and Other ...

Michael Shermer - Business & Economics - 2008 - 308 pages
The best-selling author of Why People Believe Weird Things offers a revealing study of the influence of evolutionary theory on the modern economy, as well as the evolutionary ...
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In Darwin's Shadow: The Life and Science of Alfred Russel Wallace: A ...

Michael Shermer - Science - 2002 - 448 pages
Virtually unknown today, Alfred Russel Wallace was the co-discoverer of natural selection with Charles Darwin and an eminent scientist who stood out among his Victorian peers ...
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Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation ...

Arthur Benjamin, Michael Shermer - Mathematics - 2008 - 224 pages
These simple math secrets and tricks will forever change how you look at the world of numbers. Secrets of Mental Math will have you thinking like a math genius in no time. Get ...
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