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    • The Book of Why

    • The New Science of Cause and Effect
    • By: Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie
    • Narrated by: Mel Foster
    • Length: 15 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 234
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 198
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 198

    "Correlation does not imply causation". This mantra has been invoked by scientists for decades and has led to a virtual prohibition on causal talk. But today, that taboo is dead. The causal revolution, sparked by Judea Pearl and his colleagues, has cut through a century of confusion and placed causality - the study of cause and effect - on a firm scientific basis. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book! Not a great audiobook.

    • By rrwright on 05-30-18

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Big Splat

    • Or How Our Moon Came to Be
    • By: Dana Mackenzie
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 19

    It takes a certain amount of courage to step beyond one's day-to-day experiments and look at the big picture - and the origin of the Moon is a big picture question par excellence. Perhaps it makes sense that William Hartmann, one of the two scientists who unraveled the Moon's biggest mystery, is not only a scientist but also a part-time artist and science fiction writer. It took someone with an artist's eye and a fiction writer's speculative temperament to see the big picture....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • History of Mooon Science

    • By Roger on 03-15-13

    Regular price: $19.95