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  1. New Frontiers: Modern Perspectives on Our Solar System

    New Frontiers: Modern Perspectives on Our Solar System

    Frank Summers
    4.4 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Starting at $299.95 Starting at $299.95 $299.95 $299.95$299.95
    A visually stunning investigation into what we know about the solar system today, New Frontiers: Modern Perspectives on Our Solar System shows you just how much more there is to uncover about our true place among the stars. Dr. Frank Summers, an astrophysicist and one of the nation's top astronomy educators, gives you an entirely new model with which to view the solar system. Take an unforgettable journey through...
  2. The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy Sale

    The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy

    Bradley E. Schaefer
    4.1 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Taught by Professor Bradley Schaefer of Louisiana State University, this course shows how ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Indians, Chinese, and other cultures saw the sky. You learn how the Sun, Moon, and stars were their clock, calendar, and compass; constellations encoded their mythologies; and the perfection of the heavens inspired religious and philosophical ideas, ultimately laying the foundation for modern science.
  3. Radio Astronomy: Observing the Invisible Universe Sale

    Radio Astronomy: Observing the Invisible Universe

    Felix J. Lockman
    4.9 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (105)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    Radio Astronomy: Observing the Invisible Universe takes you on a thrilling journey through astounding discoveries with Felix J. Lockman, Ph.D. You’ll learn that the dominant molecular structures in interstellar space are all based on carbon, just like Earth. It is likely that any extraterrestrial galactic life would be related to us at least on the molecular level. Will we find other organic lifeforms out there?...
  4. Life in Our Universe

    Life in Our Universe

    Laird Close
    4.1 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Are we alone in the universe? Or does the cosmos pulse with diverse life forms? Life in Our Universe reveals the cutting-edge research leading scientists to believe that life is not exclusively the domain of Earth. Taught by Dr. Laird Close, an award-winning Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at The University of Arizona, these 24 stunningly visual lectures offer an unparalleled look at the most intriguing...
  5. Memory and the Human Lifespan

    Memory and the Human Lifespan

    Steve Joordens
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Embark on a startling voyage into the human mind and discover how the various aspects of your memory operate and the impact memory has on your daily experience of life with Memory and the Human Lifespan. Award-winning Professor Steve Joordens's 24 riveting lectures carefully explain the different systems that make memory possible; how these systems work together to build and access memories, solve problems, and...
  6. Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us Sale

    Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us

    Steven Novella
    4.1 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (87)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    Discover evidence-based guidelines for good health, enhance your knowledge of common medical myths, strengthen your skills at assessing the truth behind medical information and advice, and much more. Dr. Steven Novella of the Yale University School of Medicine has designed the 24 lectures of Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us as an essential aid for any home—one that...
  7. 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...
  8. What Science Knows about Cancer Sale

    What Science Knows about Cancer

    David Sadava
    4.6 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    Few global challenges touch humanity with as much immediacy or ubiquity as cancer. The good news is that the landscape of cancer treatment and prevention is a vastly different place than it was even a decade ago. What Science Knows about Cancer reports from the front lines of the war on cancer with a clear and scientifically precise—yet thoroughly accessible—guide to how the disease develops, thrives, and can...
  9. Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases Sale

    Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases

    Roy Benaroch
    4.9 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (106)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Where do doctors gain their diagnostic skills? The answer: the Grand Rounds experience, an essential part of medical students’ education and the ongoing process whereby doctors practice how to make diagnoses by examining real patients. In Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases, Dr. Roy Benaroch guides you through 24 unique Grand Rounds that reveal insights into how doctors use medical science to identify...
  10. The Science of Natural Healing Sale

    The Science of Natural Healing

    Mimi Guarneri
    4.4 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (201)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    What is the most effective way to nurture your own optimal health? Are there sound alternatives to the drugs so common in our health-care system, which can carry unwanted consequences and side effects? In the 24 lectures of The Science of Natural Healing, board-certified cardiologist Dr. Mimi Guarneri, founder of the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, leads you in a compelling and practical exploration...
  11. Medical School for Everyone: Emergency Medicine

    Medical School for Everyone: Emergency Medicine

    Roy Benaroch
    4.7 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (78)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Experience the high-stakes drama, scientific detective work, and medical insights of life in an emergency department. As you shadow board-certified physician Dr. Benaroch in this thrilling introduction to emergency medicine, you’ll encounter patients coming in with a variety of symptoms and complaints—some of which are easily diagnosed and treated, and some of which are more life-threatening than they first...
  12. Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Michael Ormsbee
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (68)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Uncover the latest scientific research in the field of performance nutrition. From the macro to the molecular, this solid, science-based information will help you understand your own body better than you ever have. Gain access to cutting-edge research that demonstrates what works from a renowned expert, along with diet and exercise recommendations that men and women of all ages and fitness levels can follow.
  13. The Art of Debate

    The Art of Debate

    Jarrod Atchison
    4.1 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    The Art of Debate offers you the ultimate how-to guide for hashing out differences of opinion and making stronger arguments based on reason and compromise. In 24 stimulating lectures, Professor Jarrod Atchison of Wake Forest University helps you develop your command of logic, construct clear arguments, recognize the fallacies in others’ reasoning, and sharpen your own strategic thinking skills.
  14. Effective Research Methods for Any Project

    Effective Research Methods for Any Project

    Amanda M. Rosen
    3.7 out of 5
    72% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (11)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Any good research rests upon, above all else, method. This brilliantly conceived course gives you a deep, detailed, and practical guide to proper research methods. As groundwork, you’ll grasp the features of good research and what defines it. You’ll then study research methodology, from the classic experiment to surveys, case studies, field research, and more. Finally, you’ll learn to analyze your data and...
  15. How the World Learns: Comparative Educational Systems

    How the World Learns: Comparative Educational Systems

    Alexander W. Wiseman
    2.9 out of 5
    30% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (10)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    The revolutionary belief that education is “the great equalizer” has spread across the globe, and education systems reflect ideals including universal enrollment. Yet how can success in education be measured—and improved? How the World Learns is an international comparison of teaching methods and student achievement, delving into culture and context to see what is succeeding and what is failing, at home and...
  16. Screenwriting 101: Mastering the Art of Story

    Screenwriting 101: Mastering the Art of Story

    Angus Fletcher
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Writing a script is simply another way of telling a story, albeit one with its own special set of possibilities and limitations. This course will provide you with the invaluable ability to appreciate more films and TV, tell better stories, and write your own scripts. How you decide to use these limitless creative possibilities is up to you.
  17. Writing Creative Nonfiction Sale

    Writing Creative Nonfiction

    Tilar J. Mazzeo
    4 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (181)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    The 24 lectures of Writing Creative Nonfiction by award-winning writing instructor and Professor Tilar J. Mazzeo of Colby College, a New York Times best-selling author, are a chance for you to explore the entire process of writing creative nonfiction, from brainstorming for the perfect idea to getting your final product noticed by literary agents and publishers. Filled with helpful tips and techniques, memorable...
  18. Art of Reading Sale

    Art of Reading

    Timothy Spurgin
    4.4 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (97)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    Learn how to make your future reading experiences more enriching and enjoyable with these 24 insightful lectures. Designed to maximize your effectiveness as an artful reader, The Art of Reading brings together concepts, tools, and techniques rarely found together in a single package. Teaching with an engaging and conversational style, award-winning Professor Timothy Spurgin shows you how to approach even the most...
  19. English Grammar Boot Camp

    English Grammar Boot Camp

    Anne Curzan
    4.4 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (133)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    English Grammar Boot Camp takes you on an enjoyable exploration of the essential aspects of English grammar. These spirited and accessible lectures offer a comprehensive core training in all of the key elements of grammar and usage, in their most immediate, practical application. Discover a breadth of perspective and context you won’t find elsewhere, improving your grammar competence and confidence in all contexts.
  20. Masterpieces of Short Fiction

    Masterpieces of Short Fiction

    Michael Krasny
    3.7 out of 5
    60% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    More than a shorter version of a novel, the short story is a unique and rewarding literary form in itself. In Masterpieces of Short Fiction, esteemed scholar and educator Dr. Michael Krasny takes you into 23 renowned short stories from iconic writers like Edgar Allan Poe and Ernest Hemingway. You explore how tales such as "The Cask of Amontillado" and "The Killers" characterize the artistry and insight found in...