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  1. Optimizing Brain Fitness

    Optimizing Brain Fitness

    Richard Restak
    3.9 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (157)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Discover the secrets to increasing your brain's power to meet everyday challenges and enhance your life with Optimizing Brain Fitness. This engaging 12-lecture course shows you how to take advantage of the basic principles of brain operation and build the brain you want to live with for the rest of your life. Delivered by Dr. Richard Restak, an award-winning teacher and practicing neurologist, these lectures are...
  2. The Fundamentals of Travel Photography

    The Fundamentals of Travel Photography

    Bob Krist
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Great travel photographs require the ability to tell a story. It’s the same skill National Geographic photographers use to get their breathtaking shots, and it’s one any photographer can master. In The Fundamentals of Travel Photography, National Geographic photographer Bob Krist shares his insights with you through 24 lectures packed with the best photos from his career as a travel photographer.
  3. Understanding the Fundamentals of Music

    Understanding the Fundamentals of Music

    Robert Greenberg
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (246)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Professor Robert Greenberg offers a spirited introduction to the mysterious realm of music theory—the complex syntax of structural and instrumental resources that composers draw on. Sidestepping the necessity to read music, these lectures represent a rare opportunity for learning music theory—for understanding the processes of composition. The course will reward you many times over as you find yourself enjoying...
  4. Great Music of the Twentieth Century Sale

    Great Music of the Twentieth Century

    Robert Greenberg
    4 out of 5
    71% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (53)
    Save up to $330.00 Starting at $39.95 $429.95 $39.95$429.95
    The 20th century was a breeding ground of musical innovation and transformation unlike any other era in history. Within this course, you’ll discover the genius of composers such as Debussy, Stravinsky, Schoenberg, Webern, Bartók, Ligeti, Adès, and many others. In Great Music of the 20th Century, you’ll experience the superlative musical art that so vividly and unforgettably speaks to the life of our times.
  5. Sketching People, Places, and Landscapes

    Sketching People, Places, and Landscapes

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.6 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (19)
    Starting at $49.95 Starting at $49.95 $69.95 $49.95$69.95
    Whether you’re sketching castles on the cliffs, chateaus in the countryside, or churches in your city, Sketching People, Places, and Landscapes, led by four accomplished artists, is essential to elevating your drawing to the next level.
  6. The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague Sale

    The Black Death: The World's Most Devastating Plague

    Dorsey Armstrong
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (226)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    While the story of the Black Death is one of destruction and loss, it is also one of the most intriguing episodes in human history. Speaking to the full magnitude of this world-changing historical moment, and taught by celebrated medievalist Dorsey Armstrong, this course delves into the plague, its full human repercussions, and its transformative effects on European civilization.
  7. iRest: Integrative Restoration Yoga Nidra for Deep Relaxation

    iRest: Integrative Restoration Yoga Nidra for Deep Relaxation

    Molly Birkholm
    4.6 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Tap into the power of a unique form of research-based meditation in the 24 classes and full-length practice sessions of iRest: Integrative Restoration Yoga Nidra for Deep Relaxation. Alternating between the theoretical and experiential, between the philosophical and the scientific, iRest® trainer Molly Birkholm empowers you with the knowledge and skills to help alleviate everyday stress and life-altering trauma.
  8. Historical Jesus

    Historical Jesus

    Bart D. Ehrman
    4.3 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (135)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Worshiped around the globe by more than a billion people today, Jesus is undoubtedly the single most important figure in the story of Western civilization and one of the most significant in world history altogether. Yet, Jesus of Nazareth presents unique challenges to the historian, as Professor Bart D. Ehrman explains in this 24-lecture course on the search for the Jesus of history. Join him for an erudite survey...
  9. Transformational Leadership: How Leaders Change Teams, Companies, and Organizations Sale

    Transformational Leadership: How Leaders Change Teams, Companies, and Organizations

    Michael A. Roberto
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (31)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    Get an essential guide to the dynamics of transformational leadership with Transformational Leadership: How Leaders Change Teams, Companies, and Organizations. Professor Michael A. Roberto's 24 lectures examine the leadership behaviors essential to creating positive change in teams and organizations. Filled with case studies and lessons from leaders in business and politics, as well as specific skills you can put to...
  10. The Big Questions of Philosophy

    The Big Questions of Philosophy

    David Kyle Johnson
    4 out of 5
    71% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (77)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    We have all pondered seemingly unanswerable but significant questions about our existence: Why are we here? What is knowledge? Does God exist? There is no better way to study the big questions in philosophy than to compare how the world’s greatest minds have analyzed these questions and reasoned out potential solutions. The final step is always deciding for yourself whether you find an explanation convincing.
  11. Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World

    Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World

    W. Bernard Carlson
    3.9 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (69)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    From prehistoric times to the 21st century, inventions have changed the world, enabling humans to produce more food and energy and to establish social order and cultural meaning. In fact, great inventions have marked a number of key turning points in human history, transforming society and our daily lives. Now you can learn the remarkable stories surrounding such monumental inventions—and how consequential...
  12. Cosmology: The History and Nature of Our Universe

    Cosmology: The History and Nature of Our Universe

    Mark Whittle
    4.9 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (162)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Discover a wealth of insights into the origin, evolution, composition, and probable fate of our universe. In the 36 lectures of Cosmology: The History and Nature of Our Universe, astronomer and award-winning Professor Mark Whittle makes this profound subject understandable and awe inspiring. With the aid of more than 1,700 vivid illustrations, discover how this scientific field has helped us decipher mysteries about...
  13. Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Talithia Williams
    4.1 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (35)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Taught by Professor Talithia Williams of Harvey Mudd College, this course surveys college-level statistics through dozens of exercises conducted in R, a free statistical programming language with millions of users worldwide. From describing and visualizing the data you have, to methods such as ANOVA and multiple regression for reaching broader inferences, you learn the most widely used statistical measures,...
  14. 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
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (457)
    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...
  15. How to Listen to and Understand Opera

    How to Listen to and Understand Opera

    Robert Greenberg
    4.6 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (73)
    Starting at $289.95 Starting at $289.95 $599.95 $289.95$599.95
    For more than 400 years, opera has been one of the most popular performing arts. Professor Robert Greenberg can show you how you can learn to understand, appreciate—even to love—opera in just 32 lectures. With the knowledge of opera from this course, you will understand how opera is a unique marriage of words and music in which the whole is far greater than its parts. You will learn the reasons for...
  16. A History of Eastern Europe

    A History of Eastern Europe

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.7 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (138)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Experience the astounding history of one of the world’s most fascinating places—and fill in a critical gap in your understanding of the globe. Uncover waves of migration and invasion, battles over the formation and dissolution of nations, and struggles for self-rule and self-identification that form the captivating story of this region. This survey gives you the historical context to understand Eastern Europe...
  17. Introduction to Paleontology Sale

    Introduction to Paleontology

    Stuart Sutherland
    4.5 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$299.95
    Introduction to Paleontology is a thrilling journey through Earth’s history—from a lifeless planet to initial bursts of life, from extinctions to recovery, and ultimately to our world today. Relying considerably on the National Museum of Natural History’s curatorial expertise and extensive collections and taught by award-winning Professor Stuart Sutherland, this course reveals how paleontology helps us better...
  18. Mathematics Describing the Real World: Precalculus and Trigonometry

    Mathematics Describing the Real World: Precalculus and Trigonometry

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Finally make sense of the mysteries of precalculus and trigonometry in the company of master educator and award-winning Professor Bruce Edwards. In the 36 intensively illustrated lectures of Mathematics Describing the Real World: Precalculus and Trigonometry, he takes you through all the major topics of a typical precalculus course taught in high school or college. You'll gain new insights into functions, complex...
  19. Understanding Investments

    Understanding Investments

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (150)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Learn how to invest with skill and confidence to attain your financial goals with the 24 timely and informative lectures of Understanding Investments. Economist and Professor Connel Fullenkamp explains the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. He clearly explains the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of...
  20. Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language Sale

    Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language

    John McWhorter
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (80)
    Save up to $360.00 Starting at $49.95 $429.95 $49.95$429.95
    Journey through the fascinating terrain of linguistics: the scientific study of human language. In this exciting 36-lecture course taught by acclaimed linguist and Professor John McWhorter, investigate the elements and purposes of language, from its fundamental building blocks to its uses as a nuanced social tool. Among the many aspects and issues of language you explore are the basic sounds from which human...