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    Connections

    A Story of Human Feeling

    Unabridged

    9 hours 32 min

    In this riveting journey through the hidden realms of the human mind, a world-renowned psychiatrist and neuroscientist explores the origins of human emotion, and examines what mental illnesses reveal about all of us - how the broken can illuminate the unbroken.Why do we feel what we feel?Mental illness is one of the greatest causes of human suffering, but the reasons we bear this burden, and the ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Case Against Perfection

    Narrated by Pete Cross ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 44 min

    Breakthroughs in genetics present us with a promise and a predicament. The promise is that we will soon be able to treat and prevent a host of debilitating diseases. The predicament is that our newfound genetic knowledge may enable us to manipulate our nature?to enhance our genetic traits and those of our children. Although most people find at least some forms of genetic engineering disquieting, ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Unzip Your Genes

    5 Choices to Reveal a Radically Radiant You

    Narrated by Samantha Desz ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 25 min

    This guide will show you how to take your health into your own hands. You will no longer sit on the sidelines—instead you can play an active and empowered role in the state of your own health. This book will help you • Understand how the environment and your genes interact. • Learn how to use your own genetic information to your advantage. • Create an actionable plan based on your genomics to ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Broken Tree

    How DNA Exposed a Family’s Secrets

    Narrated by David Marantz ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 16 min

    All families have stories and all families have secrets. Some stories can be hidden forever. Others come out over time, or suddenly through revelation. With the advent of easy to obtain and cheap DNA kits, more and more people are stumbling across biological secrets they never suspected, sometimes with happy outcomes, but sometimes with shocking results.In this book, the author provides a real ... Read more

    $25.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Hunt for FOXP5

    A Genomic Mystery Novel

    Narrated by Nancy Wu ...
    series The Science and Fiction Series

    Unabridged

    13 hours 32 min

    Genetics professor Michelle Murphy loses her husband under mysterious circumstances and without warning, while their brilliant eight-year-old daughter Avalon, adopted in Kazakhstan, stubbornly believes she is a mutant.As if this were not enough she soon finds herself thrown into the middle of a quickly thickening plot, where the legacy of Genghis Khan meets the hunt for FOXP5, a genetic ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Mapping Humanity

    How Modern Genetics Is Changing Criminal Justice, Personalized Medicine, and Our Identities

    Narrated by Peter Lerman ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 36 min

    Thanks to the popularity of personal genetic testing services, it's now easier than ever to get information about our own unique DNA-but who does this information really benefit? And, as genome editing and gene therapy transform the healthcare landscape, what do we gain-and what might we give up in return? Inside each of your cells is the nucleus, a small structure that contains all of the genetic ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    DNA Is Not Destiny

    The Remarkable, Completely Misunderstood Relationship between You and Your Genes

    Narrated by Stephen R. Thorne ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 14 min

    Around 250,000 people have had their genomes sequenced, and scientists expect that number to rise to one billion by 2025. Professor Steven J. Heine argues that the first thing we will do on receiving our DNA test results is to misinterpret them completely. Despite breathless (often lightly researched) media coverage about newly discovered "cancer" or "divorce" or "IQ" genes, the prospect of a DNA ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Gene

    An Intimate History

    Narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris ...

    Unabridged

    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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    Before My Time

    A Memoir of Love and Fate

    by Ami McKay ...
    Narrated by Ami McKay ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 55 min

    Weaving together family history, genetic discovery, and scenes from her life, Ami McKay tells the compelling, true-science story of her own family's unsettling legacy of hereditary cancer while exploring the challenges that come from carrying the mutation that not only killed many people you loved, but might also kill you.The story of Ami McKay's connection to a genetic disorder called Lynch ... Read more

    $38.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Genetics

    Narrated by Tracy Tupman ...

    Unabridged

    41 min

    Genetic gone through a breakthrough in the discovery that DNA would be the fundamental structure carrying the genetic information. Among the various work with this molecule, he stood out to Watson, Crick, Wilkins, and Franklin in 1953, which demonstrated the structure of the DNA double helix.After the discovery of DNA structure, several other studies have been conducted to understand who was ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Saved by Science

    The Hope and Promise of Synthetic Biology

    Narrated by Jim Seybert ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 20 min

    How can we accelerate the development of vaccines? How do we feed three billion people when twelve million died of hunger in 2019? Does synthetic biology hold the answer?With all the advances in science in the last century, why are there still so many infectious diseases? Why haven’t we found cures for difficult cancers? Why hasn’t any major progress been made in the treatment of mental illness? ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    All the Colors Came Out

    A Father, a Daughter, and a Lifetime of Lessons

    by Kate Fagan ...
    Narrated by Kate Fagan, Kathy Fagan ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 4 min

    **"This book will help heal relationships and hearts…a love story for the ages" ---Glennon DoyleFrom # 1 New York Times bestselling author Kate Fagan comes an unforgettable story about basketball and the enduring bonds between a father and daughter**Kate Fagan and her father forged their relationship on the basketball court, bonded by sweaty high fives and a dedication to the New York Knicks. But ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Decoding the World

    Narrated by Po Bronson, Arvind Gupta ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 18 min

    A vision of the future where the latest Silicon Valley tech meets cutting-edge genetics.Po Bronson and Arvind Gupta, venture capitalists from Silicon Valley, take everyday news headlines and decode them, leading us on a journey through their unique and highly entertaining view of the world. Each chapter is prefaced with a real-world headline from today's chaotic news cycle: Dying bees. Rogue ... Read more

    $42.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    New Girls, The

    Drastic Choices. Fighting Cancer BEFORE a diagnosis.

    Narrated by Janice Anne Wheeler ...
    series Say What Needs to be Said

    Unabridged

    3 hours 28 min

    You cannot undo this, one of the surgeons told me, you have to be sure. I was sure. My choiceswere frightening, grim and daunting. I possess the rare Breast Cancer genetic mutation BRCA2 and I saw it as a death sentence. My choices were drastic, my actions were immediate. Complete Hysterectomy followed by Prophylactic Double Mastectomy with Reconstruction. I will never be the same. In so many ways ... Read more

    $14.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Human Flourishing in an Age of Gene Editing

    Unabridged

    12 hours 51 min

    International uproar followed the recent announcement of the birth of twin girls whose genomes had been edited with a breakthrough DNA editing-technology. This technology, called clustered regularly interspaced short palindrome repeats or CRISPR-Cas9, can alter any DNA. The potential uses of CRISPR-Cas9 and other gene editing technologies are unprecedented in human history. By using these ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Identically Different

    Why You Can Change Your Genes

    Narrated by Leighton Pugh ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 57 min

    'This is not simply a book of ideas, it is also a book of stories, most astounding, many heartbreaking' - Bryan Appleyard, SUNDAY TIMESSince the discovery of DNA, scientists have believed that genes are fixed entities that cannot be changed by environment - we inherit them, pass them on to our children and take them with us when we die.Professor Tim Spector reveals how the latest genetic research ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Rebel Cell

    Cancer, Evolution and the Science of Life

    by Dr Kat Arney ...
    Narrated by Dr Kat Arney ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 51 min

    'A lively study of the Big C, which makes the case that cancer is the price we pay for our marvellously complicated bodies.' The Times, best books of 2020'This book is packed with big ideas about life. Every chapter has something in it which made me think wow. Having worked in a major cancer charity for many years, Arney writes with genuine in-depth understanding and is a perfect guide.' Daniel M. ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Cheating Cell

    How Evolution Helps Us Understand and Treat Cancer

    Narrated by Laurel Lefkow ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 53 min

    This audiobook narrated by Laurel Lefkow offers a fundamental and groundbreaking reassessment of how we view and manage cancerWhen we think of the forces driving cancer, we don’t necessarily think of evolution. But evolution and cancer are closely linked, for the historical processes that created life also created cancer. The Cheating Cell delves into this extraordinary relationship, and shows ... Read more

    $37.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Eugenics and Other Evils

    Narrated by Derek Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 50 min

    During the first three decades of the twentieth century, eugenics, the scientific control of human breeding, was a popular cause within enlightened and progressive segments of the English-speaking world. The New York Times eagerly supported it, gushing about the wonderful “new science.” Prominent scientists, such as the plant biologist Luther Burbank, were among its most enthusiastic supporters. ... Read more

    $22.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    الجين

    Unabridged

    25 hours 41 min

    سيرةٌ ذاتية، أو مذكرات لعلم الوراثة بشكل عام، وعلم الوراثة البشرية بشكل خاص. قد تناول الكتاب نظرية التطور بشكل مختلف، وناقش إرساء مبادئ علم الوراثة،. ستتعرف إلى تاريخ الجينات، والحمض النووي، والجينات المسؤولة عن الأمراض الخطيرة وغيرها. كن مستعدًا لتبحر بعيدًا برفقة هذا الكتاب. فاستمع الآن ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Egoístas, inmortales y viajeras

    Las claves del cáncer y de sus nuevos tratamientos: conocer para curar

    series Contextos

    Unabridged

    8 hours 50 min

    Egoístas, inmortales y viajeras explora el pasado, la realidad actual y el futuro de una enfermedad que, en términos estrictos, no es una única entidad sino más de doscientas distintas, tantas como tipos celulares construyen los diferentes órganos y tejidos de nuestro cuerpo.Discutiremos en primer lugar el origen del cáncer, una cuestión que hasta una fecha reciente no tuvo una respuesta concreta ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Mercies in Disguise

    A Story of Hope, a Family's Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them

    by Gina Kolata ...
    Narrated by Andrea Gallo ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 31 min

    New York Times science reporter Gina Kolata follows a family through genetic illness and one courageous daughter who decides her fate shall no longer be decided by a genetic flaw. The phone rings; the doctor has the results. "Are you ready Amanda?" The two people Amanda Baxley loves the most had begged her not to be tested. But she had to find out. If your family carried a mutated gene that ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Human Gene Editing Debate

    by John H. Evans ...
    Narrated by Victor Bevine ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 30 min

    In 2018 the first genetically modified babies were reportedly born in China, made possible by the invention of CRISPR technology in 2012. This controversial advancement overturned the pre-existing moral consensus, which had held for over fifty years before: while gene editing an adult person was morally acceptable, modifying babies, and thus subsequent generations, crossed a significant moral line ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The End of Genetics

    Designing Humanity's DNA

    Narrated by Christopher Douyard ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 30 min

    An urgent plea for a broader understanding and awareness of the unconsidered dangers of new genetic technologies Since 2010 it has been possible to determine a person's genetic makeup in a matter of days at an accessible cost for many millions of people. Along with this technological breakthrough there has emerged a movement to use this information to help prospective parents "eliminate ... Read more

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