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    Bad Blood

    Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

    Narrated by Will Damron ...


    11 hours 36 min

    A New York Times besteller.Winner of the Financial Times/McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2018.The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the multibillion-dollar biotech startup founded by Elizabeth Holmes, by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end, despite pressure from its charismatic CEO and threats by her ... Read more

    $24.59 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    On the Future

    Prospects for Humanity


    5 hours 26 min

    This audiobook narrated by Martin Rees and Samuel West offers a provocative and inspiring look at the future of humanity and scienceHumanity has reached a critical moment. Our world is unsettled and rapidly changing, and we face existential risks over the next century. Various outcomes—good and bad—are possible. Yet our approach to the future is characterized by short-term thinking, polarizing ... Read more

    $28.38 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Future of the Mind

    The Scientific Quest To Understand, Enhance and Empower the Mind

    by Michio Kaku ...
    Narrated by Feodor Chin ...


    15 hours 38 min

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of The Future of the Mind by Michio Kaku, The international bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible. Read by the actor Feodor Chin.Recording memories, mind reading, videotaping our dreams, mind control, avatars, and telekinesis - no longer are these feats of the mind solely the province of overheated science fiction. As Michio ... Read more

    $22.72 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Future Rising

    A Journey from the Past to the Edge of Tomorrow

    Narrated by Dan Mellins-Cohen ...


    3 hours 44 min

    A Compelling Vision of the Future. If you enjoy nonfiction like Homo Deus, Sapiens, and A Short History of Nearly Everything, then you'll love FUTURE RISING. Over the course of 14 billion years, humanity has gained the ability not only to imagine the future, but to design and engineer it. Entertaining and profound, Future Rising by Dr. Andrew Maynard, provides a highly original perspective on our ... Read more

    $27.84 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Epigenetics Revolution

    How Modern Biology is Rewriting Our Understanding of Genetics, Disease and Inheritance

    by Nessa Carey ...
    Narrated by Donna Postel ...


    11 hours 18 min

    Nessa Carey’s THE EPIGENETICS REVOLUTION looks at how modern biology is rewriting our understanding of genetics, disease and inheritance. At the beginning of this century, enormous progress had been made in genetics. The Human Genome Project finished sequencing human DNA. It seemed it was only a matter of time until we had all the answers to the secrets of life on this planet. The cutting-edge of ... Read more

    $27.84 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven But Nobody Wants to Die

    Bioethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America

    Narrated by Andrea Gallo ...


    12 hours

    An incisive examination of bioethics and American healthcare, and their profound affects on American culture over the last sixty years, from two eminent scholars. An eye-opening look at the inevitable moral choices that come along with tremendous medical progress, Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven but Nobody Wants to Die is a primer for all Americans to talk more honestly about health care. ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Uncertain Peril

    Genetic Engineering and the Future of Seeds

    Narrated by David Henry ...


    7 hours 54 min

    Life on earth is facing unprecedented challenges from global warming, war, and mass extinctions. The plight of seeds is a less visible but no less fundamental threat to our survival. Seeds are at the heart of the planet's life-support systems. Their power to regenerate and adapt are essential to maintaining our food supply and our ability to cope with a changing climate.In Uncertain Peril, ... Read more

    $29.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Forever Young

    How Scientists Are Learning to Keep Us From Getting Old

    Narrated by Dr. Jill Helms ...
    series One Day University


    44 min

    One Day University presents a series of audio lectures recorded in real-time from some of the top minds in the United States. Given by award-winning professors and experts in their field, these recorded lectures dive deep into the worlds of religion, government, literature, and social justice.Longevity: the ambition of kings, super villains, and pretty much all of us that enjoy waking up each ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Immortality, Inc.

    Renegade Science, Silicon Valley Billions, and the Quest to Live Forever

    by Chip Walter ...
    Narrated by Graham Winton ...


    7 hours 55 min

    This gripping narrative explores today's scientific pursuit of immortality, with exclusive visits inside Silicon Valley labs and interviews with the visionaries who believe we will soon crack into the aging process and cure death. We live in an age when billionaires are betting their fortunes on laboratory advances to prove aging unnecessary and death a disease that can be cured. Researchers are ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Junk DNA

    A Journey Through the Dark Matter of the Genome

    by Nessa Carey ...
    Narrated by Nano Nagle ...


    9 hours 11 min

    From the author of the acclaimed The Epigenetics Revolution comes another thrilling exploration of the cutting edge of human science. For decades after the structure of DNA was identified, scientists focused purely on genes, the regions of the genome that contain codes for the production of proteins. Other regions – 98% of the human genome – were dismissed as ‘junk’. But in recent years ... Read more

    $27.84 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    El código de la vida

    Jennifer Doudna, la edición genética y el futuro de la especie humana

    Narrated by Yareli Arizmendi, Luis Solís ...


    19 hours 51 min

    Walter Isaacson vuelve a fascinarnos, esta vez con la historia de Jennifer Doudna, Premio Nobel de Química 2020, y el avance científico más importante del último siglo.Hay una revolución en marcha, una tecnología prodigiosa que nos va a permitir curar enfermedades, derrotar virus y tener hijos más sanos. A su cabeza está la reciente premio Nobel Jennifer Doudna y sus colegas, protagonistas del ... Read more

    $54.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hacking Immortality

    New Realities in the Quest to Live Forever

    Narrated by Lisa Larsen ...
    series Alice in Futureland


    4 hours 40 min

    Cheat death—or at least delay it—with this accessible look into the quest for immortality, and what it means for human civilization.Are humans close to living forever? With advances in medicine and new therapies that prolong life expectancy, we are on track to make aging even more manageable.This new entry in the exciting Alice in Futureland series explores both the science and cultural impulse ... Read more

    $26.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Prescription for Change

    The Looming Crisis in Drug Development

    by Michael Kinch ...
    Narrated by William Hughes ...


    13 hours 28 min

    The introduction of new medicines has dramatically improved the quantity and quality of individual and public health while contributing trillions of dollars to the global economy. In spite of these past successes—and indeed because of them—our ability to deliver new medicines may be quickly coming to an end. Moving from the twentieth century to the present, A Prescription for Change reveals how ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Frankenstein's Cat

    Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts

    by Emily Anthes ...
    Narrated by Hillary Huber ...


    6 hours 23 min

    For centuries, we've toyed with our creature companions, breeding dogs that herd and hunt, housecats that look like tigers, and teacup pigs that fit snugly in our handbags. But what happens when we take animal alteration a step further, engineering a cat that glows green under ultraviolet light or cloning the beloved family Labrador? Science has given us a whole new toolbox for tinkering with life ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Gene

    An Intimate History

    Narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris ...


    19 hours 21 min

    *Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2016*The Gene is the story of one of the most powerful and dangerous ideas in our history, from bestselling, prize-winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee.Spanning the globe and several centuries, The Gene is the story of the quest to decipher the master-code that makes and defines humans, that governs our form and function.The story of the ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves

    Narrated by Peter Lerman ...


    10 hours 47 min

    A Harvard biologist and master inventor explores how new biotechnologies will enable us to bring species back from the dead, unlock vast supplies of renewable energy, and extend human life. In Regenesis, George Church and science writer Ed Regis explore the possibilities of the emerging field of synthetic biology. Synthetic biology, in which living organisms are selectively altered by modifying ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Beyond Boundaries

    The New Neuroscience of Connecting Brains with Machines---and How It Will Change Our Lives

    Narrated by Patrick Egan ...


    14 hours 40 min

    A pioneering neuroscientist shows how the long-sought merger of brains with machines is about to become a paradigm-shifting reality.Imagine living in a world where people use their computers, drive their cars, and communicate with one another simply by thinking. In this stunning and inspiring work, Duke University neuroscientist Miguel Nicolelis shares his revolutionary insights into how the brain ... Read more

    $33.70 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Age of Living Machines

    How the Convergence of Biology and Engineering Will Build the Next Technology Revolution

    Narrated by Andrea Gallo ...


    6 hours 35 min

    From the former president of MIT, the story of the next technology revolution, and how it will change our lives. A century ago, discoveries in physics came together with engineering to produce an array of astonishing new technologies: radios, telephones, televisions, aircraft, radar, nuclear power, computers, the Internet, and a host of still-evolving digital tools. These technologies so radically ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Programming The Future

    A Look Into How Technology Will Change the World as We Know It

    by Edward Graham ...
    Narrated by John York ...
    series Enough Is Enough #2


    2 hours 19 min

    Have you ever looked at movies depicting the future, both utopias and dystopias alike, and wondered, “Could that truly be our future?”In this book, we will be looking at how technology has progressed through the years to get a glimpse of the future. Here, you will learn how humans lived their lives in the past and how technology has influenced that way of life and transformed it into what it is ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Consumer’s Guide to a Brave New World

    Narrated by Brian Emerson ...


    8 hours 25 min

    What is embryonic stem cell research? Why is it so controversial? What is its relationship to human cloning? Events are moving so fast—and biotechnology seems so complicated—that many of us don’t have an informed opinion about issues that are remaking the human future before our very eyes.Now Wesley J. Smith provides us with a guide to the new world that is no longer a figment of our imagination ... Read more

    $25.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Smoke & Mirrors

    How Hype Obscures the Future and How to See Past It

    by Gemma Milne ...
    Narrated by Gemma Milne ...


    10 hours 6 min

    'Stop following the news until you've read Gemma Milne's persuasive analysis of the hype and bullshit that distort our understanding of emerging science. As she shows, the starting point to grasping the genuine opportunities of AI, life sciences and climate tech is a healthy dose of critical thinking'David Rowan, founding editor of WIRED UK and author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Beginnings of Biotech

    Narrated by Suzie Althens ...


    7 hours 12 min

    In the fall of 1980, Genentech, Inc., a little-known California genetic engineering company, became the overnight darling of Wall Street, raising over $38 million in its initial public stock offering. Lacking marketed products or substantial profit, the firm nonetheless saw its share price escalate from $35 to $89 in the first few minutes of trading. Coming at a time of economic recession and ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Aliens are Already Among Us

    Narrated by Martin K. Ettington ...


    1 hour 50 min

    The focus of this book is on Aliens having visited or living on this Earth. There is lots of evidence that not only are Aliens on Earth during the present, but have been here for thousands if not millions of years.There are lots of stories and some good evidence that this is all true. Even today there are videos of alien craft, and stories in the news about our government still studying and ... Read more

    $10.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Psychoanalyse und Neuro-Doping

    Das Arsenal der Hirnforschung

    series O-Ton-Wissenschaft


    52 min

    1 | Hans J. Markowitsch: Freuds Comeback – Wie die Hirnforschung die Psychoanalyse bestätigt Sendung: 23.04.2006, SWR Harte Naturwissenschaftler stehen Freuds Psychoanalyse eher skeptisch gegenüber. Doch dieser Skeptizismus ist unbegründet: Die modernen Neurowissenschaften konnten zentrale Prinzipien von Freuds Theorie bestätigen. Hans J. Markowitsch, Professor für physiologische Psychologie an ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial