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John Brockman

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    • This Explains Everything

    • Deep, Beautiful, and Elegant Theories of How the World Works
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee, Michelle Ford, Peter Berkrot, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
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      4 out of 5 stars 19
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      4 out of 5 stars 20

    John Brockman, founder and publisher of Edge.org, asked experts in numerous fields and disciplines to come up with their favorite explanations for everyday occurrences....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great short stories from the greatest minds

    • By Dror Speiser on 06-05-15

    Regular price: £19.49

    • Know This

    • Today's Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries, and Developments
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman, Dan John Miller
    • Length: 14 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    This new addition to Edge.org's fascinating series asks a powerful and provocative question: What do you consider the most interesting and important recent scientific news? Find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Ms S. J. Casey on 28-01-18

    Regular price: £29.99

    • This Will Make You Smarter

    • New Scientific Concepts to Improve Your Thinking
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: John Allen Nelson, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    What scientific concept would improve everybody's cognitive toolkit? This is the question John Brockman, publisher of Edge.org, posed to the world's most influential thinkers....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • sorry but the narrator kills this audio book

    • By Neil on 14-06-14

    Regular price: £19.49

    • Life

    • The Leading Edge of Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Anthropology, and Environmental Science
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain, Antony Ferguson, Jonathan Yen
    • Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Scientists' understanding of life is progressing more rapidly than at any point in human history, from the extraordinary decoding of DNA to the controversial emergence of biotechnology....

    Regular price: £28.29

    • Thinking

    • The New Science of Decision-Making, Problem-Solving, and Prediction
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Tom Perkins
    • Length: 13 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Edited by John Brockman, publisher of Edge.org, Thinking presents original ideas by today's leading psychologists, neuroscientists, and philosophers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • extremely informative for non experienced readers

    • By James on 14-10-17
    • The New Science of Decision-Making, Problem-Solving, and Prediction
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Tom Perkins
    • Length: 13 hrs and 35 mins
    • Release date: 14-04-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 20 ratings

    Regular price: £29.59

    • This Idea Is Brilliant

    • Lost, Overlooked, and Underappreciated Scientific Concepts Everyone Should Know
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Charles Constant
    • Length: 16 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    As science informs public policy, decision making, and so many aspects of our everyday lives, a scientifically literate society is crucial....

    Regular price: £30.39

    • The Next Fifty Years

    • Science in the First Half of the Twenty-First Century
    • By: John Brockman, Editor
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva, Jennifer Wiltsie
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    A brilliant ensemble of the world's most visionary scientists provides 25 original never-before-published essays...

    Regular price: £20.19

    • The Universe

    • Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Antony Ferguson, Danny Campbell, Jo Anna Perrin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    In The Universe, today's most influential science writers explain the science behind our evolving understanding of The Universe and everything in it....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • First half 5*! Second half.....

    • By slipperychimp on 10-12-18

    Regular price: £30.49

    • This Idea Must Die

    • Scientific Theories That Are Blocking Progress
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: David Colacci, Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 16 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15

    In This Idea Must Die, Steven Pinker dismantles the working theory of human behavior; Sherry Turkle reevaluates our expectations of artificial intelligence....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Very informative but a tough listen

    • By Tristan on 13-03-15

    Regular price: £32.89

    • What Should We Be Worried About?

    • Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night
    • By: John Brockman
    • Narrated by: Michelle Ford, Peter Berkrot, Antony Ferguson, and others
    • Length: 13 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Drawing from the horizons of science, today's leading thinkers reveal the hidden threats nobody is talking about - and expose the false fears everyone else is distracted by....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A flashback read from our dystopian Trump era

    • By Pepperpurple on 02-08-18

    Regular price: £19.49

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