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  1. How Colors Affect You: What Science Reveals Sale

    How Colors Affect You: What Science Reveals

    William Lidwell
    4.3 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (146)
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    There's an actual science behind how colors work on your eyes and your brain. And the secrets that scientists are uncovering offer astounding revelations on how colors influence the way you think, feel, and behave. Now you can learn how to tap into the power of color to create environments and achieve a range of visual goals in the six lectures of How Colors Affect You: What Science Reveals, taught by design expert...
  2. How Music and Mathematics Relate Sale

    How Music and Mathematics Relate

    David Kung
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (146)
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    Get a new perspective on two of the greatest achievements of human culture in the 12 dazzling lectures of How Music and Mathematics Relate, taught by award-winning mathematician and musician David Kung of St. Mary's College of Maryland. Understanding the connections between music and mathematics helps you appreciate both, even if you have no special ability in either field. By exploring the mathematics of music, you...
  3. Essentials of Strength Training Sale

    Essentials of Strength Training

    Dean Hodgkin
    4 out of 5
    74% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
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    Strength training holds the key to unlocking your optimum health and achieving your peak physique, whether you're 28 or 78. When you make strength training a part of your fitness regimen—for only 30-minute sessions two to three times per week—you're taking giant leaps toward improving your health. Now, with the three lessons and three workout sessions of Essentials of Strength Training by international fitness...
  4. Turning Points in Modern History Sale

    Turning Points in Modern History

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (54)
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    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...
  5. Secrets of Sleep Science: From Dreams to Disorders Sale

    Secrets of Sleep Science: From Dreams to Disorders

    H. Craig Heller
    4 out of 5
    72% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (59)
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    Examine groundbreaking research on the enigmatic phenomenon of sleep, straight from a scientist at the forefront of the field. In these 24 engrossing lectures, award-winning Stanford University professor H. Craig Heller reveals what happens in the sleeping brain all the way down to the cellular and molecular level as you investigate coping mechanisms for jet lag, shift work, and insomnia; parasomnias such as...
  6. The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great Sale

    The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.4 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
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    “Healthy” food doesn’t have to taste bland and boring. Instead, learn how to use healthy ingredients and seasonings, particularly of international cuisines, to enliven your diet and keep the pleasure in cooking and eating with this course taught by a nutrition instructor and a master chef at The Culinary Institute of America. These six highly interactive lectures will give you the nutrition science and the...
  7. 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...
  8. Lost Worlds of South America Sale

    Lost Worlds of South America

    Edwin Barnhart
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (171)
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    As one of only six places on earth where civilization arose spontaneously, South America offers a fresh and revelatory look at how human societies formed, from the earliest organized communities to cultures of huge complexity. They paralleled, yet were absolutely different from, the ancient cultures of Greece, Egypt, and others that we know so much better. In these sites you witness the unfolding of one of the true...
  9. The Art of Storytelling: From Parents to Professionals Sale

    The Art of Storytelling: From Parents to Professionals

    Hannah B. Harvey
    3.9 out of 5
    64% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
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    The gift of storytelling may be one of life's most powerful—and envied—skills. A well-crafted narrative can keep the people, values, and life lessons you hold dear alive and give you the power to influence others. Now, The Art of Storytelling: From Parents to Professionals reveals the tried-and-true methods experienced storytellers use to develop and tell entertaining and memorable stories. In 24 enthralling...
  10. Privacy, Property, and Free Speech: Law and the Constitution Sale

    Privacy, Property, and Free Speech: Law and the Constitution

    Jeffrey Rosen
    4.5 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (25)
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    The proliferation of intrusive new technologies is putting many of our presumed freedoms in legal limbo. Today, it’s easy to think that we have far more privacy and other personal rights than we in fact do. Only by educating ourselves about the current state of the law and the risks posed by our own inventions can we develop an informed opinion about where to draw hard lines, how to promote changes in the system,...
  11. The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins Sale

    The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins

    Anne Curzan
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (121)
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    It’s a human impulse to play with language and to create new words and meanings—but also to worry about the decay of language. But by studying how and why language changes and the story behind the everyday words in our lexicon, we can learn a lot about ourselves—how our minds work and how our culture has changed over the centuries. In The Secret Life of Words: English Words and Their Origins, you’ll get a...
  12. The History of Christianity: From the Disciples to the Dawn of the Reformation Sale

    The History of Christianity: From the Disciples to the Dawn of the Reformation

    Luke Timothy Johnson
    4.1 out of 5
    73% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (41)
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    Christianity is the largest and most global religious tradition in history. For nearly 2,000 years, the Christian faith has remained at or near the center of Western moral debate and conceptions of human identity, just action, and ultimate meaning. It has both shaped history and responded to history, showing an extraordinary adaptability within greatly differing cultures. Its practice and influence appears in every...
  13. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking Sale

    The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

    Bill Briwa
    4.8 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (466)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    It’s rare to find a truly gifted chef who can actually show you how to cook. Now, The Great Courses has joined forces with the prestigious Culinary Institute of America to give you just that. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking is a course of 24 highly visual and instructional lessons in which you’ll build all the foundational culinary skills you need to turn out delicious and impressive...
  14. How Conversation Works: 6 Lessons for Better Communication Sale

    How Conversation Works: 6 Lessons for Better Communication

    Anne Curzan
    3.7 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (86)
    Save up to $69.95 Starting at $40.00 $119.95 $40.00$119.95
    Like it or not, one of the most important things you do on a daily basis is converse with others. Successful conversations help you advance professionally and make, maintain, and deepen relationships. Fortunately, it’s a skill set anyone can acquire and refine. In just six lectures, How Conversation Works: 6 Lessons for Better Communication will teach you key strategies that can dramatically improve your ability...
  15. Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument Sale

    Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
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    Mathematical proof is the gold standard of knowledge. Once a mathematical statement has been proved with a rigorous argument, it counts as true throughout the universe and for all time. Imagine, then, the thrill of being able to prove something in mathematics. But you don't have to imagine the exhilaration of constructing a proof-you can do it! Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument initiates you into this...
  16. The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience Sale

    The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience

    Andrew Newberg
    3.2 out of 5
    51% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (78)
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    The religious impulse is so powerfully pervasive that neuroscience has posed a provocative question: Are our brains wired to worship? In The Spiritual Brain: Science and Religious Experience, award-winning scholar and practicing neuroscientist Dr. Andrew Newberg, Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, offers you 24 riveting lectures that...
  17. Fundamentals of Photography Sale

    Fundamentals of Photography

    Joel Sartore
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (678)
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    Taking great photographs requires you to "see" as a professional photographer does; to train your eyes using the same fundamental techniques and principles the experts use to create unforgettable images from the grandest (and simplest) of subjects. With Fundamentals of Photography, you'll learn everything you need to know about the art and craft of great photography straight from a professional photographer with...
  18. The Everyday Gourmet: Baking Pastries and Desserts Sale

    The Everyday Gourmet: Baking Pastries and Desserts

    Stephen L. Durfee
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
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    Get a quick, easy, and comprehensive guide to the fundamentals of baking like a professional with The Everyday Gourmet: Baking Pastries and Desserts. These six lessons invite you to join Chef Stephen L. Durfee, an award-winning pastry chef and instructor from the famed Culinary Institute of America, as he demonstrates tried-and-true methods for baking everything from simple cookies and cakes to custards, cream...
  19. Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time Sale

    Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time

    Sean Carroll
    4.2 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (118)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Time rules our lives. From the rising and setting of the sun to the cycles of nature, the thought processes in our brains, and the biorhythms in our day, nothing so pervades our existence and yet is so difficult to explain. Time seems to be woven into the very fabric of the universe. But why? In 24 riveting half-hour lectures, Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time shows how a feature of the world that we all experience...
  20. The Everyday Guide to Wines of California Sale

    The Everyday Guide to Wines of California

    Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan
    4 out of 5
    73% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (15)
    Save up to $100.00 Starting at $14.95 $119.95 $14.95$119.95
    California is one of the most exciting and important wine-growing regions in the world; home to reds, whites, and sparkling wines that are on par with some of the most iconic wines from older wine regions, including Italy and France. Now you can get a well-rounded experience of California’s great wines in the six lectures of The Everyday Guide to Wines of California. Filled with interactive tastings, suggestions...