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  1. The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries

    The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries

    Neil deGrasse Tyson
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (154)
    Starting at $69.95 Starting at $69.95 $119.95 $69.95$119.95
    What is our latest picture of some of the most inexplicable features of the universe? What still remains to be uncovered? What are some of the next avenues of exploration for today’s chemists, physicists, biologists, and astronomers? Professor Neil deGrasse Tyson’s course The Inexplicable Universe: Unsolved Mysteries is a marvelous journey to the frontiers of the known (and unknown) universe and introduces you...
  2. The Art of Travel Photography: Six Expert Lessons

    The Art of Travel Photography: Six Expert Lessons

    Joel Sartore
    4.1 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (120)
    Starting at $109.95 Starting at $109.95 $119.95 $109.95$119.95
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  3. Development of European Civilization Sale

    Development of European Civilization

    Kenneth R. Bartlett
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (49)
    Save up to $540.00 Starting at $39.95 $599.95 $39.95$599.95
    Survey the remarkable development of Europe from the late Middle Ages through the eve of World War II with The Development of European Civilization. In Professor Kenneth R. Bartlett's 48 lectures, you'll learn the major ideologies that emerged from centuries of debate and conflict; the forces that intermingled to create a range of economic and social revolutions; groundbreaking European ideas about government,...
  4. The Science of Energy: Resources and Power Explained

    The Science of Energy: Resources and Power Explained

    Michael E. Wysession
    4.4 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (63)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Energy is the engine that fuels civilization. To comprehend the issues surrounding energy production, distribution, and consumption in the 21st century, you need to understand the science behind how energy works. And you need a reliable, unbiased source to give you the facts you need to form your own educated opinions. This course imparts essential information for any well-informed citizen of the world.
  5. Great Presidents Sale

    Great Presidents

    Allan J. Lichtman
    4.4 out of 5
    70% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (57)
    Save up to $540.00 Starting at $39.95 $599.95 $39.95$599.95
    Meet 12 of America’s most important presidents. Through revealing anecdotes and “inside stories” you can examine their lives, achievements, and legacies to American life and politics through the eyes of political expert Dr. Allan J. Lichtman. These 12 leaders steered the United States through pivotal times: Washington, Jefferson, Jackson, Polk, Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Truman,...
  6. Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists, 2nd Edition Sale

    Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists, 2nd Edition

    Richard Wolfson
    4.5 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (195)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    With scientists perhaps on the verge of unlocking the deepest secrets of the universe and with breaking news of discovery after discovery at the frontiers of research, understanding physics has never been so important. This course puts the awe-inspiring—and at times mind-bending—concepts behind relativity and quantum mechanics within reach of anyone who wants to understand them.
  7. Ancient Greek Civilization

    Ancient Greek Civilization

    Jeremy McInerney
    4.6 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Why do the ancient Greeks occupy such a prominent place in conceptions of Western culture and identity? Covering the 11 centuries from the end of the Neolithic period to the rise of Alexander the Great, this course traces the history of Classical Greece and its foundational influence on all of Western civilization. The knowledge you gain here will increase your comprehension not only of history, but of all Western...
  8. Famous Greeks Sale

    Famous Greeks

    J. Rufus Fears
    4.4 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (122)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $19.95 $299.95 $19.95$299.95
    In lectures inspired and informed by the monumental works of Homer, Herodotus, Thucydides, and Plutarch, Professor J. Rufus Fears examines a gallery of fascinating characters who shaped the story of Greece from the Trojan War through the rise of Rome.
  9. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Tim Chartier
    3.7 out of 5
    64% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    From science to sales, from sociology to sports, data analytics is unraveling the fascinating secrets hidden in numbers, patterns, relationships, and information of every kind. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World introduces you to the key concepts, methods, and accomplishments of this versatile approach to problem solving. See the big picture of big data, and the crucial role of data analytics in...
  10. Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything

    Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything

    Dorsey Armstrong
    3.8 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (86)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Discover the concepts and methods for clear and strong writing in the 24 accessible and practical lectures of Analysis and Critique: How to Engage and Write about Anything. Delivered by Professor Dorsey Armstrong of Purdue University, this course immerses you in the elements of successful writing, from organizing your thoughts to making persuasive arguments to avoiding common grammatical errors. With its engaging...
  11. Fall of the Pagans and the Origins of Medieval Christianity

    Fall of the Pagans and the Origins of Medieval Christianity

    Kenneth W. Harl
    4.7 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (86)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Why did pagan Rome clash with early Christians? How did Christianity ultimately achieve dominance in the Roman Empire and eclipse paganism in one of the most influential turning points in the history of the West? Find out the startling answers to these and other questions with The Fall of the Pagans and the Origins of Medieval Christianity. This historically focused discussion of the dramatic interaction between...
  12. Turning Points in Modern History

    Turning Points in Modern History

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Turning Points in Modern History takes you on a far-reaching journey around the globe—from China to the Americas to New Zealand—to shed light on how two dozen of the top discoveries, inventions, political upheavals, and ideas since 1400 shaped the modern world. Taught by award-winning history professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, these 24 thought-provoking lectures...
  13. Money Management Skills

    Money Management Skills

    Michael Finke
    4.5 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (52)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Money management can be intimidating. Fortunately, most of us only need to learn a few basic principles to make good financial decisions. Get a comprehensive overview of what everyday people need to know. Whether you’re just getting started in life or contemplating retirement, this course offers an excellent primer with all the information you need to build a financial plan to achieve your goals.
  14. Influence: Mastering Life's Most Powerful Skill

    Influence: Mastering Life's Most Powerful Skill

    Kenneth G. Brown
    4 out of 5
    70% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (80)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Whether you realize it or not, you’re constantly surrounded by people and groups trying to influence the way you think, act, and feel. But you don’t have to let influence just happen to you. You can actively take charge of your decisions—and your life—by grasping the science behind how influence works and by strengthening your own skills at influence and persuasion. In Influence: Mastering Life’s...
  15. Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths of Language Usage Sale

    Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths of Language Usage

    John McWhorter
    4.4 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (75)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $19.95 $299.95 $19.95$299.95
    In Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths of Language Usage, acclaimed linguist and Professor John McWhorter dispels the cloud of confusion that clings to English and gives you a crystal-clear view of why we use it the way we do. Throughout these 24 lectures, you'll discover the true answers to these and other questions that continue to perplex us all: Is English, as a language, in crisis? Should grammar always be logical?...
  16. The Entrepreneur's Toolkit

    The Entrepreneur's Toolkit

    Michael G. Goldsby
    4.5 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (38)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    According to the Small Business Administration, two-thirds of all new businesses fail in their first decade of operation. What does it take to become a winner? These 24 half-hour lectures teach you how to get started and overcome the many obstacles on the path to a successful venture, whatever your endeavor. By following Professor Goldsby’s proven path, you can embark on your own enterprise with confidence.
  17. How to Publish Your Book

    How to Publish Your Book

    Jane Friedman
    4.3 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Today’s authors face unprecedented competition in the writing market. Get extensive insights into the publishing process that will help you avoid common mistakes and pitfalls that many writers encounter. Understanding how publishing works, from finalizing your book to effective marketing, can make the difference between a manuscript sitting on your closet shelf—or rising to the top of the best-sellers list.
  18. Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World

    Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World

    Benjamin Schumacher
    4.1 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (117)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Quantum mechanics gives us a picture of the world so radically counterintuitive that it has changed our perspective on reality itself. In Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World, award-winning Professor Benjamin Schumacher gives you the logical tools to grasp the paradoxes and astonishing insights of this field. Designed specifically for nonscientists, these 24 lectures reveal breathtaking...
  19. Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather Sale

    Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

    Robert G. Fovell
    4.2 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (186)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Embark on a fascinating foray into the complex and enthralling field of meteorology: the study of the weather. In the 24 engaging lectures of Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather, learn about the often surprising, always intriguing interactions that make up our world's climate. Bringing together geography, chemistry, physics, and other scientific disciplines, Professor Robert G. Fovell offers...
  20. How to Stay Fit as You Age Sale

    How to Stay Fit as You Age

    Kimberlee Bethany Bonura
    4.3 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (97)
    Save up to $170.00 Starting at $39.95 $229.95 $39.95$229.95
    As we get older, we discover changes in how our bodies move and behave—changes that contradict how young we feel on the inside. But you can make deliberate decisions that can transform your experience of aging into a positive and, above all, healthy one. And it all starts with staying fit. Now, with the 12 engaging lectures and 6 active training sessions of How to Stay Fit as You Age by certified fitness...