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#1 SAPIENS

Yuval Noah Harari

How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species. Read by Derek Perkins. 15 hours, 17 minutes unabridged.

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#2 BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS

Stephen Hawking

A collection of essays from the late scientist’s personal archive that address 10 imponderables.

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#3 ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY

Neil deGrasse Tyson

A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the laws that govern the universe.

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#4 21 LESSONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

Yuval Noah Harari

Technological, political and social issues in the modern era. Read by Derek Perkins. 11 hours, 41 minutes unabridged.

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#5 HOW TO BE A GOOD CREATURE

Sy Montgomery

The naturalist’s memoir covering lessons of empathy, gratitude and loss she learned while studying 13 animals.

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#6 HOW TO CHANGE YOUR MIND

Michael Pollan

A personal account of how psychedelics might help the mentally ill and people dealing with everyday challenges. 13 hours, 34 minutes unabridged. Read by the author.

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#7 THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE

Bessel van der Kolk

How trauma affects the body and mind, and innovative treatments for recovery.

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#8 BEING MORTAL

Atul Gawande

The surgeon and New Yorker writer considers how doctors fail patients at the end of life, and how they can do better.

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#9 THINKING, FAST AND SLOW

Daniel Kahneman

When we can and cannot trust our intuitions in making business and personal decisions. 20 hours, 2 minutes unabridged. Read by Patrick Egan.

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#10 INFINITE WONDER

Scott Kelly

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