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    • Welcome to the Universe

    • An Astrophysical Tour
    • By: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, J. Richard Gott
    • Narrated by: Michael Butler Murray
    • Length: 17 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 927
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 836
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 834

    Welcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists. Inspired by the enormously popular introductory astronomy course that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J. Richard Gott taught together at Princeton, this book covers it all - from planets, stars, and galaxies to black holes, wormholes, and time travel.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So many things to learn

    • By lennyankireddi on 04-25-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Pale Blue Dot

    • A Vision of the Human Future in Space
    • By: Carl Sagan
    • Narrated by: Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan
    • Length: 13 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 929
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 847
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 841

    In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible to millions of people around the world. Now in this stunning sequel, Carl Sagan completes his revolutionary journey through space and time.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Audio Quality Choices

    • By JR on 05-30-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

    • By: Andrew Chaikin
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 23 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,220
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,995
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,981

    Audie Award, History/Biography, 2016. On the night of July 20, 1969, our world changed forever when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon. Based on in-depth interviews with 23 of the 24 moon voyagers, as well as those who struggled to get the program moving, A Man on the Moon conveys every aspect of the Apollo missions with breathtaking immediacy and stunning detail.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Long, comforting book on moon exploration

    • By Mark on 06-17-16

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Life and Death of Stars

    • By: Keivan G. Stassun, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Keivan G. Stassun
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    We understand the stars at a much deeper level, not as legendary figures connected with constellations, but as engines of matter, energy, and the raw material of life itself. The Life and Death of Stars introduces you to this story in 24 half-hour lectures that lead you through the essential ideas of astrophysics - the science of stars. Your guide is Professor Stassun, an award-winning teacher and noted astrophysicist. He provides lively, eloquent, and authoritative explanations at a level suitable for science novices as well as for those who already know their way around the starry sky.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Better to Get Video

    • By James on 01-08-19

    Regular price: $34.95

    • You Are the Universe

    • Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters
    • By: Deepak Chopra MD, Menas C. Kafatos PhD
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 441
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 396
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 388

    New York Times best-selling author Deepak Chopra joins forces with leading physicist Menas Kafatos to explore some of the most important and baffling questions about our place in the world.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perception Altering

    • By Wendie Storrs on 03-30-17

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Figuring

    • By: Maria Popova
    • Narrated by: Natascha McElhone
    • Length: 21 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75

     Figuring explores the complexities of love and the human search for truth and meaning through the interconnected lives of several historical figures across four centuries - beginning with the astronomer Johannes Kepler, who discovered the laws of planetary motion, and ending with the marine biologist and author Rachel Carson, who catalyzed the environmental movement.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stunning

    • By Laura Glenewinkel on 03-12-19

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Origins

    • Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution
    • By: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Donald Goldsmith
    • Narrated by: Kevin Kenerly
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,948
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,759
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,752

    Origins explains the soul-stirring leaps in our understanding of the cosmos. From the first image of a galaxy birth to Spirit rover's exploration of Mars, to the discovery of water on one of Jupiter's moons, coauthors Neil deGrasse Tyson and Donald Goldsmith conduct a galvanizing tour of the cosmos with clarity and exuberance.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliance!

    • By Max on 06-21-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Ignition!

    • An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants
    • By: John Drury Clark, Isaac Asimov - foreward
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Todd Ross
    • Length: 9 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 249
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 223
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 223

    Ignition! is the story of the search for a rocket propellant which could be trusted to take man into space. This search was a hazardous enterprise carried out by rival labs who worked against the known laws of nature, with no guarantee of success or safety. John Drury Clark writes with irreverent and eyewitness immediacy about the development of the explosive fuels strong enough to negate the relentless restraints of gravity. The resulting volume is as much a memoir as a work of history, sharing a behind-the-scenes view of an enterprise that eventually took men to the moon.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • fun science

    • By joseph on 08-30-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • A Briefer History of Time

    • By: Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow
    • Narrated by: Erik Davies
    • Length: 4 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 993
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 458
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 453

    Stephen Hawking’s worldwide best seller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for those who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts - the nature of space and time, the role of God in creation, and the history and future of the universe - A Briefer History of Time is Professor Hawking’s response.    

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Refreshingly understandable

    • By Kevin on 07-04-06

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Truth, Lies, and O-Rings

    • Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster
    • By: Allan J. McDonald, James R. Hansen - contributor
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Yen
    • Length: 26 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 73

    On a cold January morning in 1986, NASA launched the Space Shuttle Challenger, despite warnings against doing so by many individuals including Allan McDonald. The fiery destruction of Challenger on live television moments after launch remains an indelible image in the nation's collective memory. In Truth, Lies, and O-Rings, McDonald, a skilled engineer and executive, relives the tragedy from where he stood at Launch Control Center. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great look into what happened

    • By Daniel L Carmony on 08-16-18

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Visionary Activist Astrology

    • Become a Secret Agent for Transformation
    • By: Caroline W. Casey
    • Narrated by: Caroline W. Casey
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 301
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      5 out of 5 stars 267
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      5 out of 5 stars 269

    When ancient people first sought to explain the mysteries of their own lives, they looked to the heavens. There, they saw a perfect reflection linking them directly with an omniscient universe. The study of the stars and the study of the psyche comprised a single science - astrology - that led C. G. Jung to describe astrology as "the first form of psychology". Visionary Activist Astrology escorts you through the mists of time to our own century, when science has verified what ancient people knew instinctively.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This was really good!!

    • By Mark on 12-09-15

    Regular price: $34.28

    • The Hidden Reality

    • Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
    • By: Brian Greene
    • Narrated by: Brian Greene
    • Length: 13 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,353
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 941
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 922

    There was a time when “universe” meant all there is. Everything. Yet, in recent years discoveries in physics and cosmology have led a number of scientists to conclude that our universe may be one among many. With crystal-clear prose and inspired use of analogy, Brian Greene shows how a range of different “multiverse” proposals emerges from theories developed to explain the most refined observations of both subatomic particles and the dark depths of space.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This book & Greene's analogies connected Qs to As

    • By Blair on 02-02-11

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Fabric of Reality

    • The Science of Parallel Universes - and Its Implications
    • By: David Deutsch
    • Narrated by: Walter Dixon
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    Author of the New York Times best seller The Beginning of Infinity, David Deutsch, explores the four most fundamental strands of human knowledge: quantum physics, and the theories of knowledge, computation, and evolution - and their unexpected connections. Taken together, these four strands reveal a deeply integrated, rational, and optimistic worldview. It describes a unified fabric of reality that is objective and comprehensible, in which human action and thought are central.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Such a disappointment

    • By Philip Cziao on 01-27-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Greatest Story Ever Told - So Far

    • Why Are We Here?
    • By: Lawrence M. Krauss
    • Narrated by: Lawrence Krauss
    • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,645
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,498
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,489

    Internationally renowned, award-winning theoretical physicist, New York Times bestselling author of A Universe from Nothing, and passionate advocate for reason, Lawrence Krauss tells the dramatic story of the discovery of the hidden world of reality - a grand poetic vision of nature - and how we find our place within it.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful read/listen.

    • By Albert Sjoberg (PA) on 04-04-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Source Field Investigations

    • The Hidden Science and Lost Civilizations behind the 2012 Prophecies
    • By: David Wilcock
    • Narrated by: David Wilcock
    • Length: 19 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 951
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 849
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 845

    A stunning synthesis of hidden science and lost prophecies, The Source Field Investigations exposes many great secrets: DNA transformation, consciousness science, wormholes, stargate travel, sacred geometry, ancient conspiracies, multidimensional time, the Maya calendar, and a stunning new model of galactic energy fields triggering mental, biological, and spiritual evolution.More than two million people have seen David Wilcock’s incredible tour of the 2012 prophecies in his Internet documentary, The 2012 Enigma.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The science behind Fringe

    • By Jay on 08-25-13

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Death by Black Hole

    • And Other Cosmic Quandaries
    • By: Neil deGrasse Tyson
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,275
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,332
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,325

    Neil deGrasse Tyson has a talent for guiding readers through the mysteries of outer space with stunning clarity and almost childlike enthusiasm. This collection of his essays from Natural History magazine explores a myriad of cosmic topics. Tyson introduces us to the physics of black holes by explaining what would happen to our bodies if we fell into one; he also examines the needless friction between science and religion, and notes Earth's status as "an insignificantly small speck in the cosmos".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great for an introduction to space and astronomy

    • By Charles on 10-01-08

    Regular price: $22.99

    • My Favorite Universe

    • By: Neil deGrasse Tyson, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Neil deGrasse Tyson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 10 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,451
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,211
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,201

    What forces molded the universe? Are those forces still at work, removing, changing, or adding heavenly bodies even as we gaze upward? Will humanity, and Earth itself, one day be gone? Are we alone? In an era when science journalism is perhaps more thorough and ambitious than ever before, fascinating explorations of questions like these seem available to us almost every day - provided we have a working understanding of the scientific theories on which they're based.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wish there was more

    • By dan on 08-21-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Strange Angel

    • The Otherworldly Life of Rocket Scientist John Whiteside Parsons
    • By: George Pendle
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    The Los Angeles Times headline screamed: Rocket Scientist Killed in Pasadena Explosion. The man known as Jack Parsons, a maverick rocketeer who helped transform a derided sci-fi plotline into actuality, was at first mourned as a scientific prodigy. But reporters soon uncovered a more shocking story: Parsons had been a devotee of the city’s occult scene.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excelent!

    • By Benjamin G. on 05-30-19
    • The Otherworldly Life of Rocket Scientist John Whiteside Parsons
    • By: George Pendle
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Release date: 05-14-19
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 15 ratings

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Planets

    • By: Professor Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
    • Narrated by: Samuel West
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 24
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      5 out of 5 stars 24

    Jupiter: The Ruthless One. Mars: The Doomed One. Sun: The Fiery One. Saturn: The Beautiful One. Pluto: The Mysterious One. We’re living through an extraordinary time of exploration. A fleet of space probes are continually beaming data from their sensors back to Earth. Hidden in this stream of code are startling new discoveries about the worlds we share with the Sun. We will piece together these remarkable and often surprising findings to tell the greatest science story of them all - the life and times of the Solar System.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Msrs is no joke

    • By AJ Rothman on 05-27-19

    Regular price: $9.42

    • Galileo

    • Science, Faith, and the Catholic Church
    • By: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Narrated by: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 17
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      5 out of 5 stars 17
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      5 out of 5 stars 16

    What can Galileo's extraordinary life and profound legacy teach us today? Galileo's story is a touchstone in debates about science and religion, but our preconceptions inevitably color the way we see the issues. To understand who Galileo was, what he accomplished, and what you can learn from his triumphs and failures, you need a great teacher to place him in context by exploring the cosmologies, political and religious and historical events, and famous people of his generation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating

    • By Cloudwalker5 on 08-13-18

    Regular price: $14.95

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