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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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Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design

Michael Shermer - Science - 2007 - 224 pages
A creationist-turned-scientist demonstrates the facts of evolution and exposes Intelligent Design's real agenda Science is on the defensive. Half of Americans reject the theory ...
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How We Believe: Science, Skepticism, and the Search for God

Michael Shermer - Science - 2003 - 368 pages
A new edition covering the latest scientific research on how the brain makes us believers or skeptics Recent polls report that 96 percent of Americans believe in God, and 73 ...
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The Borderlands of Science: Where Sense Meets Nonsense

Michael Shermer - Science - 2001 - 368 pages
As author of the bestselling Why People Believe Weird Things and How We Believe, and Editor-in-Chief of Skeptic magazine, Michael Shermer has emerged as the nation's number one ...
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Why People Believe Weird Things: Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other ...

Michael Shermer - Science - 2002 - 384 pages
Revised and Expanded Edition. In this age of supposed scientific enlightenment, many people still believe in mind reading, past-life regression theory, New Age hokum, and alien ...
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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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