“The book bursts to life with [Wilson’s] observations of nature, from fire ants and social spiders to starlings.”—Aarathi Prasad, New York Times Book Review
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“Few books on the biological and cultural origin of humanity can be ranked as classics. I believe [this] will be one of them.” — Edward O. Wilson
The inside story of a quest to unlock one of cosmology’s biggest mysteries, derailed by the lure of the Nobel Prize.
The astonishing science of black holes, and their role in understanding the history and future of our universe.
Neuroscientist and psychologist Michael Graziano puts forward a ground-breaking new theory of the origin of consciousness.