AbeBooks – Ray Kurzweil – How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed

AbeBooks – Ray Kurzweil – How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0670025291 ISBN 13: 9780670025299 Publisher: Viking, 2012 ⭐️ Free Excerpt The bold futurist and bestselling author explores the limitless potential of reverse-engineering the human brain Ray Kurzweil is arguably today’s most influential—and often controversial—futurist. In How to Create a Mind, Kurzweil presents a provocative Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Matthew Walker – Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

AbeBooks – Matthew Walker – Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1501144324 ISBN 13: 9781501144325 Publisher: Scribner, 2018 ⭐️ Free Excerpt A New York Times bestseller and international sensation, this “stimulating and important book” (Financial Times) from the director of UC Berkeley’s Center for Human Sleep Science is a fascinating dive into the purpose and power Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Steven H. Strogatz – Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

AbeBooks – Steven H. Strogatz – Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1786492946 ISBN 13: 9781786492944 Publisher: Atlantic Books, 2019 A magisterial history of calculus (and the people behind it) from one of the world’s foremost mathematicians. This is the captivating story of mathematics’ greatest ever idea: calculus. Without it, there would be no computers, no Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Sean Carroll – The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself

AbeBooks – Sean Carroll – The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1101984252 ISBN 13: 9781101984253 Publisher: Dutton, 2017 ⭐️ Free Excerpt The instant New York Times bestseller about humanity’s place in the universe—and how we understand it.“Vivid…impressive….Splendidly informative.”—The New York Times“Succeeds spectacularly.”—Science“A tour de force.”—SalonAlready internationally acclaimed for his elegant, lucid writing on the most challenging notions Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Anil Ananthaswamy – Through Two Doors at Once: The Elegant Experiment That Captures the Enigma of Our Quantum Reality

AbeBooks – Anil Ananthaswamy – Through Two Doors at Once: The Elegant Experiment That Captures the Enigma of Our Quantum Reality

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1101986093 ISBN 13: 9781101986097 Publisher: Dutton, 2018 ⭐️ Free Excerpt One of Smithsonian‘s Favorite Books of 2018One of Forbes‘s 2018 Best Books About Astronomy, Physics and MathematicsOne of Kirkus‘s Best Books of 2018 The intellectual adventure story of the “double-slit” experiment, showing how a sunbeam split Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Carlo Rovelli – Reality is Not What it Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity

AbeBooks – Carlo Rovelli – Reality is Not What it Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0735213933 ISBN 13: 9780735213937 Publisher: Riverhead Books, 2018 ⭐️ Free Excerpt “The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they’re calling the next Stephen Hawking.” —The Times Magazine From the New York Times–bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and the forthcoming The Order Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Alan Stern – Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

AbeBooks – Alan Stern – Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1250098971 ISBN 13: 9781250098979 Publisher: Picador, 2019 Called “spellbinding” (Scientific American) and “thrilling…a future classic of popular science” (Publishers Weekly), the up close, inside story of the greatest space exploration project of our time, New Horizons’ mission to Pluto, as shared with Continue Reading

Abe Books – Peter H. Diamandis – The Future Is Faster Than You Think: How Converging Technologies Are Transforming Business, Industries, and Our Lives

Abe Books – Peter H. Diamandis – The Future Is Faster Than You Think: How Converging Technologies Are Transforming Business, Industries, and Our Lives

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 1982109661 ISBN 13: 9781982109660 Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 2020 From the New York Times bestselling authors of Abundance and Bold comes a practical playbook for technological convergence in our modern era. In their book Abundance, bestselling authors and futurists Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler tackled grand global challenges, such Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Michio Kaku – The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

AbeBooks – Michio Kaku – The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0385542763 ISBN 13: 9780385542760 Publisher: Doubleday, 2018 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The #1 bestselling author of The Future of the Mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man’s future in space, from settling Mars to traveling Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Robert Kurson – Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man’s First Journey to the Moon

AbeBooks – Robert Kurson – Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man’s First Journey to the Moon

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0812988701 ISBN 13: 9780812988703 Publisher: Random House, 2018 ⭐️ Free Excerpt NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER · The riveting inside story of three heroic astronauts who took on the challenge of mankind’s historic first mission to the Moon, from the bestselling author of Shadow Divers. “Robert Kurson tells Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Douglas Adams – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, #1)

AbeBooks – Douglas Adams – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, #1)

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0345391802 ISBN 13: 9780345391803 Publisher: Del Rey, 1995 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER · “Extremely funny . . . inspired lunacy . . . [and] over much too soon.”—The Washington Post Book World Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Continue Reading

AbeBooks – Ernest Cline -Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)

AbeBooks – Ernest Cline – Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)

Buy Now AIOIS Sponsor – AbeBooks ISBN 10: 0307887448 ISBN 13: 9780307887443 Publisher: Ballantine Books, 2012 #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER · The cult classic—now a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg. “Enchanting . . . Willy Wonka meets The Matrix.”—USA Today · “As one adventure leads expertly to the next, time simply evaporates.”—Entertainment Weekly A world at Continue Reading