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  1. The Science of Mindfulness: A Research-Based Path to Well-Being

    The Science of Mindfulness: A Research-Based Path to Well-Being

    Ronald D. Siegel
    4.5 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (138)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    In this astonishing look at the wide-scale adoption of mindfulness techniques into mainstream psychology and healthcare, study the brain science underlying these traditional wisdom practices and experience their extraordinary effects in your own life.
  2. Do-It-Yourself Engineering

    Do-It-Yourself Engineering

    Stephen Ressler
    4.7 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (62)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor Stephen Ressler of West Point, this course conducts you through 17 thrilling engineering projects that you can build at home—from a suspension bridge across a small stream to a low-altitude sounding rocket. Dr. Ressler walks you through the entire process, from design to build to test, showing you how to think like an engineer in approaching any problem.
  3. Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time

    Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time

    Sean Carroll
    4.2 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (116)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Time rules our lives. From the rising and setting of the sun to the cycles of nature, the thought processes in our brains, and the biorhythms in our day, nothing so pervades our existence and yet is so difficult to explain. Time seems to be woven into the very fabric of the universe. But why? In 24 riveting half-hour lectures, Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time shows how a feature of the world that we all experience...
  4. Understanding and Applying Self-Defense Strategies

    Understanding and Applying Self-Defense Strategies

    Tammy Yard-McCracken
    4.3 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Understanding and Applying Self-Defense Strategies is a comprehensive introduction to self-defense, and will change the way you look at the world and think about yourself. Taught by acclaimed self-defense instructor, Krav Maga expert, and psychotherapist Dr. Tammy Yard-McCracken, these 24 interactive lessons will give you an arsenal of physical and mental strategies to prepare you to defend yourself and your loved...
  5. The World's Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites

    The World's Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites

    Michael E. Wysession
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (239)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Geological wonders are like great works of art. They are impressive, beautiful, mysterious, and surprising. Whether you are planning your next vacation or exploring the world from home, you owe it to your planet to know the places that make it exceptional throughout the solar system. The World’s Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites is your gateway to an unrivaled adventure. In 36 lavishly...
  6. Understanding Modern Electronics

    Understanding Modern Electronics

    Richard Wolfson
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Electronic devices are fundamental to our global economy, improve our lives immeasurably, and underlie virtually every aspect of modern life. Yet very few of us have any idea of how electronic devices actually work. In fact, these increasingly complex devices operate on a few basic principles that are both fascinating and easy to understand. Now, in 24 clear and accessible lectures, award-winning Professor of...
  7. Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World

    Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World

    Benjamin Schumacher
    4.2 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (108)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Quantum mechanics gives us a picture of the world so radically counterintuitive that it has changed our perspective on reality itself. In Quantum Mechanics: The Physics of the Microscopic World, award-winning Professor Benjamin Schumacher gives you the logical tools to grasp the paradoxes and astonishing insights of this field. Designed specifically for nonscientists, these 24 lectures reveal breathtaking...
  8. Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Michael Ormsbee
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (62)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Uncover the latest scientific research in the field of performance nutrition. From the macro to the molecular, this solid, science-based information will help you understand your own body better than you ever have. Gain access to cutting-edge research that demonstrates what works from a renowned expert, along with diet and exercise recommendations that men and women of all ages and fitness levels can follow.
  9. The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    James S. Tanton
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    World-renowned math educator Dr. James Tanton shows you how to think visually in mathematics, solving problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, probability, and other fields with the help of imaginative graphics that he designed. Also featured are his fun do-it-yourself projects using poker chips, marbles, strips of paper, and other props, designed to give you many eureka moments of mathematical insight.
  10. A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

    A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

    David M. Meyer
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (71)
    Starting at £29.99 Starting at £29.99 £49.99 £29.99£49.99
    The spectacular sights of the cosmos are now as easy to see as the stars above, with the 18 lavishly illustrated lectures of A Visual Guide to the Universe, produced in partnership with the Smithsonian. Orbit Saturn, search for water and life on Mars, and witness an armada of space telescopes uncovering the secrets of the cosmos. Embark on great voyages of discovery—you’ll find the view is truly out of this...
  11. Nuclear Physics Explained

    Nuclear Physics Explained

    Lawrence Weinstein
    4.2 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor Lawrence Weinstein of Old Dominion University, this course explains the science, history, hazards, applications, and latest advances in nuclear physics. You learn the principles of radioactivity, how nuclear bombs and reactors work, the uses of radiation for cancer treatment and medical imaging, what makes some forms of radiation dangerous, plus you tour a linear accelerator.
  12. Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists, 2nd Edition

    Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists, 2nd Edition

    Richard Wolfson
    4.5 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (188)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    With scientists perhaps on the verge of unlocking the deepest secrets of the universe and with breaking news of discovery after discovery at the frontiers of research, understanding physics has never been so important. This course puts the awe-inspiring—and at times mind-bending—concepts behind relativity and quantum mechanics within reach of anyone who wants to understand them.
  13. How to Stay Fit as You Age

    How to Stay Fit as You Age

    Kimberlee Bethany Bonura
    4.3 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (79)
    Starting at £29.99 Starting at £29.99 £49.99 £29.99£49.99
    As we get older, we discover changes in how our bodies move and behave—changes that contradict how young we feel on the inside. But you can make deliberate decisions that can transform your experience of aging into a positive and, above all, healthy one. And it all starts with staying fit. Now, with the 12 engaging lectures and 6 active training sessions of How to Stay Fit as You Age by certified fitness...
  14. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

    The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking

    Bill Briwa
    4.8 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (455)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    It’s rare to find a truly gifted chef who can actually show you how to cook. Now, The Great Courses has joined forces with the prestigious Culinary Institute of America to give you just that. The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking is a course of 24 highly visual and instructional lessons in which you’ll build all the foundational culinary skills you need to turn out delicious and impressive...
  15. English Grammar Boot Camp

    English Grammar Boot Camp

    Anne Curzan
    4.4 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (119)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    English Grammar Boot Camp takes you on an enjoyable exploration of the essential aspects of English grammar. These spirited and accessible lectures offer a comprehensive core training in all of the key elements of grammar and usage, in their most immediate, practical application. Discover a breadth of perspective and context you won’t find elsewhere, improving your grammar competence and confidence in all contexts.
  16. Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body

    Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body

    Heidi Sormaz
    4.6 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (107)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Today, millions of people practice yoga, from young to old, from the hyper-athletic to those dealing with chronic diseases. The 12 half-hour lectures of Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body, taught by acclaimed yoga teacher Dr. Heidi Sormaz, are the ideal first step for a newcomer and a fascinating journey of discovery for those who already practice. After covering the history of yoga and its physiological effects, Dr....
  17. How Jesus Became God

    How Jesus Became God

    Bart D. Ehrman
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (226)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    What exactly happened, such that Jesus came to be considered God? To ask this question is to delve into a fascinating, multilayered historical puzzle—one that offers a richly illuminating look into the origins of the Western worldview and the theological underpinnings of our civilization. In 24 provocative lectures, Professor Ehrman takes you deeply into the process by which the divinity of Jesus was first...
  18. Stress and Your Body

    Stress and Your Body

    Robert Sapolsky
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    From Dr. Robert Sapolsky, one of the world's foremost researchers on stress and neurobiology, comes this fascinating 24-lecture course that guides you through the science of the stress that is a central part of daily life. You'll explore the nuts and bolts of the stress-response system, its various effects on the body, its ramifications on psychological health, and more. Filled with intriguing case studies, helpful...
  19. The World Was Never the Same: Events That Changed History

    The World Was Never the Same: Events That Changed History

    J. Rufus Fears
    3.5 out of 5
    59% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (187)
    Starting at £34.99 Starting at £34.99 £79.99 £34.99£79.99
    Join storyteller and award-winning Professor J. Rufus Fears as he presents what he considers to be the 36 defining moments in our past with The World Was Never the Same: Events That Changed History. This course is an intriguing tour of history, from the creation of the Code of Hammurabi to the opening battles of the American Revolution to the terrorist attacks of September 11th. Using his impressive ability to draw...
  20. Language Families of the World

    Language Families of the World

    John McWhorter
    4.9 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    In Language Families of the World, Professor John McWhorter takes you back through time and around the world, following the linguistic trails left by generations of humans that lead back to the beginnings of language. Utilizing historical theories and cutting-edge research, these 34 astonishing lectures will introduce you to the major language families of the world and their many offspring, including a variety of...