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  1. National Geographic Polar Explorations Sale

    National Geographic Polar Explorations

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.2 out of 5
    72% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (29)
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    Travel to the polar regions with five Arctic and Antarctic experts on an exquisite visual journey, produced in partnership with National Geographic. You’ll encounter incredible wildlife, learn about the “heroic era” of polar exploration, discover how indigenous peoples thrive in these climates, and gain valuable tips on how to take captivating photographs in the otherworldly landscapes found at the ends of the...
  2. Passions: Philosophy and the Intelligence of Emotions Sale

    Passions: Philosophy and the Intelligence of Emotions

    Robert C. Solomon
    3.9 out of 5
    57% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (63)
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    Far from being routine, emotions are "the key to the meaning of life," says distinguished philosopher and author Robert C. Solomon, who in these 24 lectures takes you on a tour of his more than three-decade-long intellectual struggle to reach an understanding of these complex phenomena. His conclusions can be surprising and very much against the current of common sense.
  3. Peoples and Cultures of the World Sale

    Peoples and Cultures of the World

    Edward Fischer
    4 out of 5
    52% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
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    As the “science of humanity,” anthropology can help us understand virtually everything about ourselves, from our political and economic systems, to why we get married, to how we decide to buy a particular bottle of wine. In this 24-lecture series, Professor Edward Fischer of Vanderbilt University provides an extraordinary glimpse into the world’s varied human societies—including our own.
  4. The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset Sale

    The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset

    Scott E. Page
    4.2 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (19)
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    From technology to business, two (or more) heads often prove to be better than one-but only if those heads are cognitively diverse. Diverse perspectives are a powerful tool for maximizing productivity and enhancing collective performance. Now, in The Hidden Factor: Why Thinking Differently Is Your Greatest Asset, you can learn the strategies that make you a more diverse thinker and position you to break down...
  5. Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide Sale

    Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide

    Scott Huettel
    4.2 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
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    Behavioral economics is the scientific study of decision making, and of the related topics of valuation, exchange, and interpersonal interactions. Drawing on methods from psychology, sociology, neurology, and economics, this remarkable discipline illuminates one of the most deeply fundamental activities of human existence: the decision process. In Behavioral Economics: When Psychology and Economics Collide,...
  6. Foundations of Economic Prosperity Sale

    Foundations of Economic Prosperity

    Daniel W. Drezner
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
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    Get an unrivaled overview of one of the most pressing issues of our day in Foundations of Economic Prosperity, 24 lectures taught by Professor Daniel W. Drezner of the prestigious Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Professor Drezner leads you to fundamental insights about how the modern world works and an understanding of the functioning of the U.S., European, Chinese, and other major...
  7. Unexpected Economics Sale

    Unexpected Economics

    Timothy Taylor
    4.3 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (54)
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    Grasp as never before the ways in which economics operates in areas you may never have considered. Delivered by acclaimed economist and Professor Timothy Taylor, the 24 lectures of Unexpected Economics offer a wide-ranging investigation of how economic thinking—whether applied personally, nationally, or globally—relates to, and sheds fresh light on, just about everything. Using findings from recent Nobel...
  8. The Cathedral Sale

    The Cathedral

    William R. Cook
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
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    Tour the world's most captivating cathedrals from the comfort of your own home with these 24 lavishly illustrated lectures by Professor William R. Cook. An exciting, immersive, and multidimensional learning experience, The Cathedral brings you closer to cathedrals like Notre Dame in Paris and those in Amiens, Chartres, and Canterbury than any on-site tour could hope to do. With high-definition 3-D modeling and...
  9. Albert Einstein: Physicist, Philosopher, Humanitarian Sale

    Albert Einstein: Physicist, Philosopher, Humanitarian

    Don Howard
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
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    Get an in-depth look at the life and work of Albert Einstein, undoubtedly one of the most brilliant minds of the 20th century. Taught by Professor Don Howard of the University of Notre Dame, Albert Einstein: Physicist, Philosopher, Humanitarian examines Einstein's revolutionary innovations in physics, his philosophical reflections on the methods and foundations of science, and his public efforts championing a...
  10. The Surveillance State: Big Data, Freedom, and You

    The Surveillance State: Big Data, Freedom, and You

    Paul Rosenzweig
    4.6 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
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    The technological advances of the 21st century have brought both benefits and new questions about privacy and civil liberties. Around the globe, governments and corporations are capturing and analyzing vast quantities of information. Uncover how they gather and use the data, and explore the tension between security and freedom. Get the facts to make your own reasonable choices—and step toward an empowered future.
  11. The Skeptic's Guide to Health, Medicine, and the Media Sale

    The Skeptic's Guide to Health, Medicine, and the Media

    Roy Benaroch
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (17)
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    As consumers of medical news, how can we know whether the article we just read is based on solid science or worthless trash? Professor Roy Benaroch of Emory University School of Medicine provides just the direction we need in The Skeptic’s Guide to Health, Medicine, and the Media. In 24 fascinating lectures that address the most important health issues of our day, Dr. Benaroch shares six questions that will help...
  12. Medical School for Everyone: Pediatrics Grand Rounds Sale

    Medical School for Everyone: Pediatrics Grand Rounds

    Roy Benaroch
    5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (18)
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    Put on the doctor’s white coat and step into the exciting world of pediatrics in Medical School for Everyone: Pediatrics Grand Rounds. Kids, for all their youth and vigor, aren’t indestructible, and little patients can often have big ailments. Uncover clues to solve medical mysteries in infants, toddlers, and teens alongside an expert pediatrician as you learn how doctors treat young patients.
  13. The Wonders of America's State Parks Sale

    The Wonders of America's State Parks

    Joe Yogerst
    3.2 out of 5
    37% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (8)
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    In The Wonders of America’s State Parks, join best-selling travel writer Joe Yogerst for a virtual tour of over 100 state wilderness areas stretching from New England to the Alaskan frontier to the Hawaiian Islands. You’ll learn how these parks came into existence, what makes them a special part of America’s story, and how to get the most out of a visit—whether you want historical insights or panoramic views.
  14. A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian Sale

    A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

    David M. Meyer
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (72)
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    The spectacular sights of the cosmos are now as easy to see as the stars above, with the 18 lavishly illustrated lectures of A Visual Guide to the Universe, produced in partnership with the Smithsonian. Orbit Saturn, search for water and life on Mars, and witness an armada of space telescopes uncovering the secrets of the cosmos. Embark on great voyages of discovery—you’ll find the view is truly out of this...
  15. Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Michael Shermer
    3.8 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (59)
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    Despite our best efforts, we are all vulnerable to believing things without using logic or having proper evidence—and it doesn’t matter how educated or well read we are. Our brains seem to be hardwired to have our beliefs come first and explanations for our beliefs second. But there’s a method for avoiding this pitfall of human nature, and it’s called skepticism. In Skepticism 101: How to Think like a...
  16. Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare Sale

    Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare

    Paul Rosenzweig
    4.4 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (82)
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    Virtually every aspect of global civilization now depends on interconnected cyber systems to operate; systems that have helped advance medicine, streamline everyday commerce, and so much more. Which makes keeping these systems safe from threat one of the most pressing problems we face. Now, in the 18 lectures of Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare, delivered by cybersecurity expert Paul...
  17. My Favorite Universe

    My Favorite Universe

    Neil deGrasse Tyson
    4.2 out of 5
    71% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
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    What forces molded the universe? Are those forces still at work? Discover the answers to these and other startling questions about the cosmos with My Favorite Universe. Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson's course is a spirited and intellectually engaging journey through our universe and its history, from before the big bang to the likely ways in which Earth—and perhaps the entire universe—might end. Explore how black holes...
  18. Roots of Human Behavior

    Roots of Human Behavior

    Barbara J. King
    3.9 out of 5
    53% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
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    While human history is usually studied from the perspective of a few hundred years, anthropologists consider deeper causes for the ways we act. In Roots of Human Behavior, anthropologist Barbara J. King uses her wealth of research experience to open a window of understanding into the legacy left by our primate past. As you look for the sources of our behavior in that of primates and our human ancestors, you explore...
  19. Legacies of Great Economists

    Legacies of Great Economists

    Timothy Taylor
    4.8 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
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    When it comes to economics and economic theory, a few thinkers dominate the landscape: Adam Smith. Karl Marx. Alfred Marshall. John Maynard Keynes. Legacies of Great Economists by economist and Professor Timothy Taylor acquaint you with the thoughts, theories, and lives of these and other great economists—those individuals who have shaped the world of economics and influenced our lives. These lectures provide...
  20. Explaining Social Deviance

    Explaining Social Deviance

    Paul Root Wolpe
    4.2 out of 5
    65% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (41)
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    Why do some people commit crimes, use the wrong fork, or speak out of turn? How does society determine who is or is not deviant? Find out the answers to these and other similar questions here. Explaining Social Deviance examines the complex topic of deviance and how major sociological theories have attempted to both define it and understand its role in society. Delivered by award-winning Professor Paul Root Wolpe,...