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Screens and Teens Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World, Kathy Koch, PhD

Screens and Teens

by Kathy Koch, PhD

Rent: $8.48

If you feel like you’re losing your teen to technology, you’re not alone.Screen time is rapidly replacing family time, and for te...

Unabridged: 5 hr 58 min
Narrator: Ann Richardson
Published: 10/31/2016
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Culinary Reactions The Everyday Chemistry of Cooking, Simon Quellen Field

Culinary Reactions

by Simon Quellen Field

Rent: $6.99

When you're cooking, you're a chemist! Every time you follow or modify a recipe you are experimenting with acids and bases, emulsions and sus...

Unabridged: 4 hr 29 min
Narrator: Sean Pratt
Published: 02/07/2017
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The One-Straw Revolution An Introduction to Natural Farming, Masanobu Fukuoka

The One-Straw Revolution

by Masanobu Fukuoka

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Call it "Zen and the Art of Farming" or a "Little Green Book," Masanobu Fukuoka's manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human kn...

Unabridged: 5 hr 7 min
Narrator: David Shih
Published: 08/29/2017
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Riddle of the Compass, Amir D. Aczel

Riddle of the Compass

by Amir D. Aczel

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The story of the compass is shrouded in mystery and myth, yet most will agree it begins around the time of the birth of Christ in ancient Chi...

Abridged: 3 hr 19 min
Narrator: Henry Leyva
Published: 10/02/2001
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The Great Questions of Tomorrow The Ideas that Will Remake the World, David Rothkopf

The Great Questions of Tomorrow

by David Rothkopf

Rent: $6.99

A unique tour around the world in search of the great thinkers of our time and their next big ideas.With the world at the threshold of profou...

Unabridged: 3 hr 17 min
TED Books
Narrator: David Rothkopf
Published: 04/18/2017
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Garbology Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash, Edward Humes


by Edward Humes

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The average American produces 102 tons of garbage across a lifetime and $50 billion in squandered riches are rolled to the curb each year. Bu...

Unabridged: 8 hr 36 min
Narrator: Joe Barrett
Published: 06/28/2016
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Daring to Invent 8 Steps to Move Dreams to Successful Reality, Alan Beckley

Daring to Invent 8 Steps to Move ...

by Alan Beckley

Rent: $5.49

Congratulations! You have an exciting new invention you know will be snatched up by millions of eager buyers—if you can get it out of y...

Unabridged: 1 hr 8 min
Narrator: Alan Beckley
Published: 02/11/2018
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GPS, Paul E. Ceruzzi


by Paul E. Ceruzzi

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A concise history of GPS, from its military origins to its commercial applications and ubiquity in everyday life. GPS is ubiquitous in every...

Unabridged: 4 hr 18 min
Narrator: Stephen Bel Davies...
Published: 03/12/2019
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Spaceflight A Concise History, Michael J. Neufeld


by Michael J. Neufeld

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Spaceflight is one of the greatest human achievements of the twentieth century. The Soviets launched Sputnik, the first satellite, in 1957; l...

Unabridged: 4 hr 50 min
Narrator: Mike Chamberlain
Published: 04/02/2019
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3D Printing, John M. Jordan

3D Printing

by John M. Jordan

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The use of 3D printing-digitally controlled additive manufacturing-is growing rapidly. Consumer models of 3D printers allow people to fabrica...

Unabridged: 5 hr 3 min
Narrator: BJ Harrison
Published: 03/26/2019
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Haptics, Lynette Jones


by Lynette Jones

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An accessible, nontechnical overview of active touch sensing, from sensory receptors in the skin to tactile surfaces on flat screen displays....

Unabridged: 3 hr 24 min
Narrator: Teri Schnaubelt
Published: 03/26/2019
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Solar Power: Off Grid Power That Anyone Can Use, Mark J. Carlton

Solar Power: Off Grid Power That ...

by Mark J. Carlton

Rent: $3.49

Are you looking for a greener way to live?Are you concerned about the state of the planet and what we are doing to it?Do you want to try an a...

Unabridged: 28 min
Narrator: Nick Dolle
Published: 02/26/2019
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Mismatch How Inclusion Shapes Design, Kat Holmes


by Kat Holmes

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Sometimes designed objects reject their users: a computer mouse that doesn't work for left-handed people, for example, or a touchscreen payme...

Unabridged: 3 hr 47 min
Design, Technology, Business, Life
Narrator: Kat Holmes
Published: 01/28/2020
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