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The singularity is near - when humans transcend biology by Kurzweil, Ray.

The singularity is near - when humans transcend biology

For over three decades, Ray Kurzweil has been one of the most respected and provocative advocates of the role of technology in our future. In his classic The Age of Spiritual Machines, he argued that computers would soon rival the full range of human intelligence at its best. Now he examines the next step in this inexorable evolutionary process: the union of human and machine, in which the knowledge and skills embedded in our brains will be combined with the vastly greater capacity, speed, and k

Mar 28, 2015
The art of the start 2.0 - the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything by Kawasaki, Guy, 1954- author.

The art of the start 2.0 - the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything

Provides a guide to starting a business and becoming an entrepreneur in the twenty-first century, describing how to effectively use social media and crowdfunding and take advantage of easier, cheaper, more democratic establishment basics.

Mar 28, 2015
Sneaky math - a graphic primer with projects - ace the basics of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus with everyday things by Tymony, Cy, author.

Sneaky math - a graphic primer with projects - ace the basics of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus with everyday things

Offers projects designed to improve readers' understanding of aritmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus.

Mar 28, 2015
The spiralized kitchen - transform your vegetables into fresh and surprising meals by Bilderback, Leslie, author.

The spiralized kitchen - transform your vegetables into fresh and surprising meals

Presents recipes for dishes created using a spiralizer, a tool that turns fruit and vegetables into noodles, including such offerings as potato nests, roasted potato-pecan salad, and zucchini carbonara.

Mar 28, 2015
So that happened - my unexpected life in Hollywood by Cryer, Jon, 1965-

So that happened - my unexpected life in Hollywood

Mar 28, 2015
The Spiritual Child - The New Science on Parenting for Health and Lifelong Thriving by Miller, Lisa

The Spiritual Child - The New Science on Parenting for Health and Lifelong Thriving

Mar 28, 2015
Jacksonland - President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab by Inskeep, Steve

Jacksonland - President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab

Mar 28, 2015
It's a Long Story - My Life by Nelson, Willie/ Ritz, David (CON)

It's a Long Story - My Life

Mar 28, 2015
Inspired baby names from around the world - 6,000 favorite worldwide names and the meanings behind them by Shane, Neala, 1948-

Inspired baby names from around the world - 6,000 favorite worldwide names and the meanings behind them

Mar 28, 2015
In Defense of a Liberal Education by Zakaria, Fareed

In Defense of a Liberal Education

Mar 28, 2015
In a dark wood - what Dante taught me about grief, healing, and the mysteries of love by Luzzi, Joseph.

In a dark wood - what Dante taught me about grief, healing, and the mysteries of love

"In the aftermath of a heartbreaking tragedy, a scholar and writer uses Dante's Divine Comedy to shepherd him through the dark wood of grief and mourning--a rich and emotionally resonant memoir of suffering, hope, love, and the power of literature to inspire and heal the most devastating loss.Where do we turn when we lose everything? Joseph Luzzi found the answer in the opening of The Divine Comedy: "In the middle of our life's journey, I found myself in a dark wood. "When Luzzi's pregnant wife

Mar 28, 2015
Easy guide to sewing tops & t-shirts by Tilton, Marcy.

Easy guide to sewing tops & t-shirts

Mar 28, 2015
Colorado by McCarthy, Carolyn (Carolyn Marie), author.

Colorado

Mar 28, 2015
A stranger's mirror - new and selected poems, 1994-2014 by Hacker, Marilyn, 1942-

A stranger's mirror - new and selected poems, 1994-2014

Draws on two decades of poetry by the author in a collection of twenty-five pieces that span different forms to explore international dilemmas while engaging poets from different ages.

Mar 28, 2015
The credit cleanup book - improving your credit score, your greatest financial asset by Chen, Shindy.

The credit cleanup book - improving your credit score, your greatest financial asset

Mar 28, 2015
Making $ense of It All - Ten Financial Principles for a Better Financial Future by Giuliani, James

Making $ense of It All - Ten Financial Principles for a Better Financial Future

Mar 28, 2015
Lunch wars - how to start a school food revolution and win the battle for our children's health by Kalafa, Amy.

Lunch wars - how to start a school food revolution and win the battle for our children's health

"In Lunch Wars, award-winning filmmaker and nutritionist Amy Kalafa answers the question she's received from parents around the country in response to her inspiring documentary film Two Angry Moms: "If I want to change the food culture in my kid's school cafeteria, how can I get started?" By explaining the issues surrounding school food; how to work with your school's "Wellness Policy"; the basics of good nutrition (vs. what is currently being served in most schools); how to get funding for a sc

Mar 28, 2015
Keep out of reach of children - Reye's syndrome, aspirin, and the politics of public health by Largent, Mark A, author.

Keep out of reach of children - Reye's syndrome, aspirin, and the politics of public health

"A modern medical mystery about an illness that ravaged healthy children, changed policy, and vanished before a cause was found"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 28, 2015
The jewelry recipe book - transforming ordinary materials into stylish and distinctive earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and pins by Soriano, Nancy.

The jewelry recipe book - transforming ordinary materials into stylish and distinctive earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and pins

Mar 28, 2015
ISIS exposed - beheadings, slavery, and the hellish reality of radical Islam by Stakelbeck, Erick, author.

ISIS exposed - beheadings, slavery, and the hellish reality of radical Islam

"Terrorism expert Erick Stakelbeck pulls back the curtain on ISIS, the violent terrorist organization spreading death and hate in the Middle East. The rise of ISIS took the White House by complete surprise: President Obama called the group "JV," then wasforced to reassess when ISIS began executing innocent American journalists. Now radicalized Americans and Europeans are joining ISIS' ranks. So who is ISIS? How powerful are they, and are they a threat to the homeland? Stakelbeck, a veteran natio

Mar 28, 2015