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    • The War on Science

    • Who's Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It
    • By: Shawn Lawrence Otto
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
    • Length: 20 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    In every issue of modern society - from climate change to vaccinations, transportation to technology, health care to defense - we are in the midst of an unprecedented expansion of scientific progress and a simultaneous expansion of danger. At the very time we need them most, scientists and the idea of objective knowledge are being bombarded by a vast, well-funded, three-part war on science: the identity politics war on science, the ideological war on science, and the industrial war on science.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • couldn’t be timelier

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 02-06-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Sins of Our Fathers

    • A Novel
    • By: Shawn Lawrence Otto
    • Narrated by: Jim Meskimen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    JW is a small-town banker; his specialty, teaching other bankers in towns near Indian reservations how to profit from casino deposits without exposing themselves to risk; his problem, he lost his son in a car accident a year ago, he's depressed, his wife is leaving him, and he can't stop gambling. When he is caught embezzling funds to support his addiction, JW's boss offers him a choice.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I Wish I had Good News

    • By J. Jason on 06-14-15

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Scientific American: America’s Science Problem

    • America’s Science Problem
    • By: Shawn Lawrence Otto
    • Narrated by: Mark Moran
    • Length: 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    The United States complex relationship with science.

    Regular price: $1.95