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The Greatest Show on Earth Summary The Greatest Show on Earth Summary

The Greatest Show on Earth Summary

5 min read ⌚ The Evidence for Evolution By now, you’d think that developments in genetics should have vindicated Darwin once and for all. Unfortunately, one-third of Americans don’t believe in it, with another third thinking that it was actually guided by God. In “The Greatest Show on Earth,” Richard Dawkins tries to clear things up. […]

The Demon-Haunted World Summary The Demon-Haunted World Summary

The Demon-Haunted World Summary

5 min read ⌚ Science as a Candle in the Dark If there’s any part of you interested even slightly in astronomy and cosmology, you probably owe a lot to Carl Sagan. He popularized these disciplines as nobody before him. And in “The Demon-Haunted World” you can see how he managed to popularize skeptical and scientific […]

Trauma and Recovery Summary

Trauma and Recovery Summary

3 min read ⌚ The Aftermath of Violence – From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror “Trauma and Recovery” is an eye-opening book that put in plain English, what we must do to confront the bullies and reduce their influence in this world. About Judith Herman Despite being an author, Judith Lewis Herman, teaches clinical psychiatry at […]

Homo Deus PDF Summary Homo Deus Summary

Homo Deus PDF Summary

5 min read ⌚  A Brief History of Tomorrow In “Sapiens” we read Yuval Noah Harari’s history of humanity’s yesterdays. It was only a matter of time before we embarked on a journey through the history of humanity’s tomorrows. Ladies and gentlemen: “Homo Deus”. About Yuval Noah Harari Yuval Noah Harari is an Israeli professor […]

The Sixth Extinction PDF Summary

The Sixth Extinction PDF Summary

3 min read ⌚ An Unnatural History “The Sixth Extinction” provides a look at the history of the planet, followed by a distressing prediction of the future. About Elizabeth Kolbert Elizabeth Kolbert is a book author and a New Yorker staff writer. “The Sixth Extinction PDF Summary” 66 million years ago, an asteroid hit Earth and […]

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are Summary Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are Summary

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are Summary

4 min read ⌚ You are certainly aware that you’re talking with your body as much as you do with your mouth. However, you are probably unaware what you’re actually communicating. Charismatic social psychologist Amy Cuddy is here to tell you that “Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are.” And we to summarize her famous TED […]

Naked Statistics Summary

Naked Statistics Summary

2 min read ⌚ Stripping the Dread from the Data  Numbers are everywhere. Learn the language of “Naked Statistics” and reap all the benefits that come with it. About Charles Wheelan Charles Wheelan is an author, economist, professor and political candidate. He has also written Naked Economics. “Naked Statistics Summary” Many number-based events and predictions rely […]

The Second Creation Summary The Second Creation Summary

The Second Creation Summary

4 min read ⌚ Dolly and the Age of Biological Control In 1996, Dolly the sheep became the first mammal cloned from a single adult somatic cell; and, suddenly, human cloning wasn’t the stuff of SF anymore. “The Second Creation” is an account of the events which led to the creation of Dolly. Written by the […]

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