Science, Technology & Society

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Darwin’s Pharmacy

Sex, Plants, and the Evolution of the Noösphere

University of Washington Press

This book inquires into the swarm of ontological, epistemological, and ethical questions provoked by psychedelic experience in the context of global ecological crisis.

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Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Washington

University of Washington Press, University of Washington Press in association with the Washington Natural Heritage Program and Washington State Department of Natural Resources

A convenient, handsomely produced field guide for locating and identifying rare plant species.

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The Rising Sea

Island Press

The authoritative book on sea level rise and its coastal consequences.

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Edited by Sara Seager
The University of Arizona Press

For the first time in human history, we know for certain the existence of planets around other stars. Exoplanets serves as both an introduction for the non-specialist and a foundation for the techniques and equations used in exoplanet observation by those dedicated to the field.

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Emerging Technologies in Distance Education

Athabasca University Press

A one-stop knowledge resource, this book showcases the international work of research scholars and innovative distance education practitioners who use emerging interactive technologies for teaching and learning at a distance.

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From Bricks to Brains

The Embodied Cognitive Science of LEGO Robots

Athabasca University Press

From Bricks to Brains introduces embodied cognitive science and illustrates its foundational ideas through the construction and observation of LEGO Mindstorms robots.

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