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  1. Mind-Bending Math: Riddles and Paradoxes Sale

    Mind-Bending Math: Riddles and Paradoxes

    David Kung
    4.5 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (39)
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    Discover the timeless riddles and paradoxes that have confounded the greatest philosophical, mathematical, and scientific minds in history. Stretching your mind to try to solve a puzzle, even when the answer eludes you, can help sharpen your mind and focus—and it’s an intellectual thrill! Mind-Bending Math will have you contemplating everything from the enthralling paradox of paradoxes to the mysteries of...
  2. The Economics of Uncertainty Sale

    The Economics of Uncertainty

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (13)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $19.95 $299.95 $19.95$299.95
    Learn to cope with uncertainty and risk with advice from a master economist. Economic uncertainty is like the weather: you can’t stop storms, but understanding them prepares you. Uncertainty is beyond our control, but when you take the mystery and dread out of uncertainty, you can respond much more effectively. The practical and empowering lectures of The Economics of Uncertainty give you tools to deal with risk.
  3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Techniques for Retraining Your Brain Sale

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Techniques for Retraining Your Brain

    Jason M. Satterfield
    4.2 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (220)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    Everyone has something about their life that they would like to improve. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is a scientific, logical approach that investigates well-tested, practical techniques to assess your situation and select appropriate tools for change. Become aware of your daily thoughts, manage moods, and modify undesirable behaviors. Take steps toward gradual, lasting, goal-oriented change.
  4. Music and the Brain Sale

    Music and the Brain

    Aniruddh D. Patel
    4.3 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (72)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $19.95 $229.95 $19.95$229.95
    Music is an integral part of humanity, from large societies to small tribes—but why? Music and the Brain probes this profound mystery, exploring the origins of music’s emotional powers; the connections between music and language; the links between hearing, moving, remembering, and imagining; and beyond. This interdisciplinary course combines music and cognitive science to reveal the glory of this marvelous gift.
  5. The Guide to Essential Italy Sale

    The Guide to Essential Italy

    Kenneth R. Bartlett
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (148)
    Save up to $330.00 Starting at $69.95 $429.95 $69.95$429.95
    Italy is the quintessential location for anyone interested in art, culture, and history. In collaboration with the Smithsonian, we bring you the exceptional gems and daily life of Italy’s past and present in a visually stunning tour. Explore Rome, Florence, and Venice—and take side trips to Pompeii, Perugia, and more. Visit important monuments, witness artistic masterpieces, and immerse yourself in Italian...
  6. Robotics Sale

    Robotics

    John Long
    3.8 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
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    Robots are real. They’re all around you. And they’re transforming your life. The future of civilization depends on collaborative robotics: humans and machines working together. With in-studio robot demonstrations and other amazing visual aids, Robotics demystifies the world of robots and provides a comprehensive introduction to these intelligent machines. This course is your passport to an astonishing new...
  7. Redefining Reality: The Intellectual Implications of Modern Science Sale

    Redefining Reality: The Intellectual Implications of Modern Science

    Steven Gimbel
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (73)
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    No subject is bigger than reality itself and nothing is more challenging to understand, since what counts as reality has been undergoing continual revision for centuries. The quest to pin down what’s real is both philosophical and scientific. Redefining Reality , presented by award-winning Professor of Philosophy Steven Gimbel, shows that separating the real from the illusory is an exhilarating intellectual...
  8. Fundamentals of Sustainable Living Sale

    Fundamentals of Sustainable Living

    Lonnie A. Gamble
    4.8 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (15)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $19.95 $229.95 $19.95$229.95
    Energy and resource conservation are a priority for everyone. Sustainability is not about doing without. It’s about doing more with less and meeting our needs without diminishing the ability of future generations to meet theirs. Fundamentals of Sustainable Living reveals how you can participate in the sustainability revolution. Over 12 practical and inspiring lectures, learn strategies to reduce your cost of...
  9. The Nature of Matter: Understanding the Physical World Sale

    The Nature of Matter: Understanding the Physical World

    David W. Ball
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (31)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    Discover how the immense variety of matter—stars, mountains, plants, people—is made by a limited number of elements that combine in simple ways. In the engaging lectures of The Nature of Matter, no scientific background is needed to appreciate everyday miracles like a bouncing rubber ball or water’s astonishing power to dissolve. Knowledge of materials drives the development of civilization. Where will we go...
  10. America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Sale

    America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

    Edward T. O'Donnell
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
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    Step back in time with America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. Over six innovative decades marked by economic, political, social, and technological upheavals, the U.S. went from an agrarian, isolationist country to the greatest industrial power and a nascent geopolitical superpower. Meet inventors, conservationists, robber barons, civil rights activists, and industrialists, who together forged a new nation.
  11. Living History: Experiencing Great Events of the Ancient and Medieval Worlds Sale

    Living History: Experiencing Great Events of the Ancient and Medieval Worlds

    Robert Garland
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (39)
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    Explore great moments of history through the eyes of everyday citizens. Living History spotlights 24 turning points where the tide of history changes irrevocably. Moving deeper into these momentous events, you step into the scene and hear the “heartbeat of history” by engaging with a variety of first-hand accounts and authentic primary and secondary sources to experience what it was like to live during these...
  12. The Great Works of Sacred Music Sale

    The Great Works of Sacred Music

    Charles Edward McGuire
    3.8 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
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    Discover the greatest masterworks of the sacred music tradition, from the glories of early church music to the monumental works of the modern era, in this insightful journey into Western sacred musical expression. Experience the majesty and beauty of transcendent chorales, cantatas, masses, and oratorios by composers like Bach, Handel, Brahms, and others, and learn how they shaped the current Western canon of music.
  13. The Addictive Brain Sale

    The Addictive Brain

    Thad A. Polk
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (90)
    Save up to $195.00 Starting at $19.95 $229.95 $19.95$229.95
    Addiction touches us all. By some estimates, 25% of Americans might be addicts. What happens when your brain is on drugs? Discover the neural mechanisms that underlie the behaviors of addiction, and see how drugs and activities like gambling can hijack the brain and lead to behavioral problems. Understanding addiction can motivate an addict to seek treatment, and can lead loved ones to see the addict in a new way.
  14. Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed Sale

    Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed

    Edwin Barnhart
    4.6 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (119)
    Save up to $470.00 Starting at $89.95 $599.95 $89.95$599.95
    Uncover the fascinating rise and fall of the Maya and Aztec civilizations—spectacular empires with complex cultures that ruled vast stretches of pre-Columbian America. In this comprehensive course taught by the Director of the Maya Exploration Center, you’ll witness the enthralling history of these sophisticated societies as you explore their religions, governments, social organizations, arts, engineering, and...
  15. King Arthur: History and Legend Sale

    King Arthur: History and Legend

    Dorsey Armstrong
    4.7 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (81)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    The saga of King Arthur and his court is the most enduringly popular mythic tradition of Western civilization. For over 1500 years, the Arthurian narrative has enthralled writers, artists, and a limitless audience spanning the Western world and beyond—and its appeal continues unabated in our time. Delve into the historical mystery behind the figure of Arthur, and discover the magnificent breadth of these epic...
  16. Gnosticism: From Nag Hammadi to the Gospel of Judas Sale

    Gnosticism: From Nag Hammadi to the Gospel of Judas

    David Brakke
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (73)
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    Gnosticism, one of the most fascinating phenomena in religious history, sparked ideologies that competed and conversed with other religions of the time, including Christianity. Follow Gnostic ideology and its impact on Western thought through the centuries, from its role in early religions and emergence in medieval spirituality to its remarkable traces in modern popular culture.
  17. National Geographic Polar Explorations Sale

    National Geographic Polar Explorations

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.2 out of 5
    74% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (31)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    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...
  18. Critical Business Skills for Success Sale

    Critical Business Skills for Success

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.6 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
    Save up to $575.00 Starting at $99.95 $724.95 $99.95$724.95
    What does it take to succeed in business? Critical Business Skills for Success is a comprehensive guide to the five disciplines—strategy, operations, finance and accounting, organizational behavior, and marketing—that everyone needs to master in today's marketplace. Bringing the MBA experience to you, this authoritative course demystifies the secrets of business and provides insights to help you achieve...
  19. An Introduction to Infectious Diseases Sale

    An Introduction to Infectious Diseases

    Barry C. Fox
    4.3 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
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    Infectious diseases affect everyone. They account for 26% of all deaths worldwide, and unlike chronic diseases, they have the potential for explosive global impacts. In An Introduction to Infectious Diseases, get an accessible overview of diseases—from the mundane to the fatal—from a renowned physician who specializes in this topic. This comprehensive course provides the most reliable and up-to-date information.
  20. Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization Sale

    Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Researchers have perfected mathematical techniques for predicting the best possible outcomes when faced with conflicting options. Now, all you need is a computer and spreadsheet program to harness the power of these methods for solving practical problems. Discover the endless ways in which applying quantitative methods helps problem solvers like you make better decisions in business, research, government, and...