E-Squared could best be described as a lab manual with simple experiments that prove reality is malleable, consciousness trumps matter, and you shape your life with your mind. The nine experiments demonstrate that spiritual principles are as dependable as gravity, as consistent as Newton's laws of motion.
Kosslyn and Miller describe how the top and bottom parts of the brain work together, and introduce us to four modes of thought: Mover, Perceiver, Stimulator, and Adaptor. Learn to determine which mode best defines your dominant way of thinking, and learn practical applications for every aspect of your life.
The authors of Game Change, on the 2008 election, present an account of the 2012 presidential election that draws on insider interviews to illuminate what the election meant to both parties, covering such topics as the dramatic Republican nomination fight, the rise and fall of Mitt Romney and Barack Obama's Election Day triumph.
Howard G. Buffett set out to help the most vulnerable people--almost a billion people lack basic food security. He has given himself a deadline: 40 years to put more than $3 billion to work on this challenge. Howard learned this lesson through his passion for farming: each farmer can expect about 40 growing seasons, giving him just 40 chances to improve on every harvest. This lesson applies to all of us, because we all have about 40 productive years to do the best job we can, whatever our passions may be.
At age 34, Betsy Lucas was diagnosed with late-stage leukemia. The wife and mother of young girls would die without treatment. Together, with her husband Brian, they began a journey through chemo, radiation, and a bone marrow transplant. Not a cancer story--it's a love story.
Journalist and theater critic Hitchings takes up the curious study of proper English behavior. Part social history, part cultural critique, the book moves humorously from the ancient to the modern with anecdotes and factoids. The tour of manners encompasses living conditions, language, social structures, innovations, and philosophy throughout the centuries. This is not a book of etiquette instruction, but deconstruction.
Inspiring, true tales of interspecies adoption, One Big Happy Family tells the heartwarming stories of animals who have reached out to save the lives of babies from other species and raise them as their own. Whether it's the border collie and his piglets, the cat and her ducklings, the orangutan and his lion cubs, or even the Labrador and her baby hippo, these are poignant, charming tales of animals who have felt the parental instinct and cared for little ones of every stripe. Filled with adorable photos of these baby animals and their foster moms and dads, Lisa Rogak's One Big Happy Family celebrates the intimacy and emotional connections of parenthood and the amazing miracle of interspecies adoption.
Explores color's countless manifestations, providing insight into such phenomena as the visible spectrum, light absorption and reflection, how humans see color, how vision evolved, the sky, rainbows, colored gems, animal pigmentation, how animals use color to find mates and to protect themselves, and the use of color in human religion, ritual, design, navigation, communication, and personal identity.
Daniel Patterson, of Coi in San Francisco, mixes modern culinary techniques with local ingredients to create imaginative dishes that speak of place, memory, and emotion. His approach has earned him a worldwide reputation for pioneering a new kind of Californian cuisine. Patterson shares a personal account of the restaurant, its dishes, and his own philosophy on food and cooking; 70 recipes are featured with narrative essays.
Jordan shows you how to cook dinners that are unpretentious, deeply delicious, and won't strain your time or your budget. Often making use of the slow cooker, these recipes are easily adaptable to your own tastes.
James Beard Award-winning chef John Besh shares the lessons he learned from his mentors through 140 accessible recipes and cooking lessons. From Germany's Black Forest to the mountains of Provence, each chapter highlights heartfelt memories and delicious recipes--the framework for his love of food. The all-new, easy-to-follow recipes, complete with regional substitution suggestions, make creating upscale farm-to-table dishes accessible for any at-home chef.
A tale of invention, in which ordinary people's lives are changed forever. In 2006, a prize of $10 million was offered to anyone who could build a safe, mass-producible car that traveled 100 miles on the energy equivalent of a gallon of gas. The challenge attracted more than 300 teams from all over the world.This book follows four teams from the build stage to the final race and beyond. This is the bighearted story of ordinary people risking failure, economic ruin, and ridicule to create something Detroit had said was impossible.
Alexa Chung, darling of the fashion world and co-host of the music TV show "Fuse News", shares her inspirations, musings, and her own very personal and eclectic style. Chung’s personal writings, drawings, and photographs cover everything from her candid thoughts on life, love, and music to her favorite ensembles and how to decide what to wear in the morning. With wit, charm, and a down-to-earth attitude.
The Mast Brothers are pioneers of the bean-to-bar craft chocolate movement. Sourcing cocoa with unique flavor profiles from around the equator, they roast the beans in small batches to create truly handmade chocolate, one of the very few chocolate makers to do so. At their flagship factory and retail shop in Brooklyn, their distinctive bars are wrapped in exquisite custom papers that they have designed and are sold at specialty food shops around the country and around the world. Many of the world's pre-eminent chefs, including Thomas Keller, Dan Barber, Daniel Humm, Alice Waters, and Alain Ducasse choose Mast Brothers Chocolate for cooking for its purity and distinctive tasting notes.
Not just another successful Southern chef, James Beard Award-winner John Currence is THE ambassador for Oxford, Mississippi. In his first book, he shares his rugged and fancy style of cooking through 130 recipes, colorful personal stories, music pairings, and photography.
Bethany Kehdy is renowned for contemporary Middle Eastern and North African recipes. Born in Texas to an American mother and a Lebanese father, Bethany grew up in Lebanon during the country's civil war years. During her childhood, she learned to cook with her grandmother, dad and aunts. Her recipes are a balance of classic and contemporary, as she draws upon her ethnic roots while adding her own personal twist.
Half a million babies are born prematurely in the United States every year and Kate Hopper eloquently gives a voice to what their parents share, providing a testament to the strength of motherhood-and the sharing of stories-to transform lives.
While organizing the lives of her many clients as an organizing expert and a frequent guest on A&E's Hoarders show, Dorothy Breininger learned to face her own clutter, and lost seventy-five pounds in the process. In this one-of-a-kind book, she tackles downsizing from the much-needed perspective of what lies underneath our clutter metaphorically, physically, and emotionally. With some of the most extreme and memorable true stories from the Hoarders show, Breininger reveals what our clutter is trying to tell us and how it relates to our struggles to lose weight and keep it off. Whether you're a packrat, a neat freak, or trying to tame the hoarder within, Breininger reveals why, to be successful on the scale, you must first master the clutter within you and around you. With the same no-holds barred candor that resonates with TV viewers, she offers advice to help anyone face their stuff, with an organized, step-by-step approach to either toss it, tame it, or tailor it to fit their lives. Filled with personal stories from clients, her own success story, and tips from fitness coaches and organizing experts, this practical book gives everyone the tools to declutter their way to their dream size.
Rolling's investigations into biological swarm theory, systems theory, and complexity theory show that group collaboration and adaptive social networking make us smarter and more creative--a point for designing education and workplace practices.
In this update of a classic bestseller, Christensen shows how even the most outstanding companies can do everything right, yet still lose market leadership. He explains why most companies miss out on new waves of innovation. No matter the industry, a successful company with established products WILL get pushed aside unless managers know how and when to abandon traditional business practices, capitalizing on the phenomenon of disruptive innovation.
The first Kowalski's store opened in 1983 and has since grown to nine locations in the St. Paul, Minneapolis Twin Cities area. This celebratory collection contains more than 300 of their best and often-requested recipes, a history of Kowalski's growth, and food and cooking tips and secrets.
With the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 set you can use the gears, beams, motors, sensors, and programming blocks to create sophisticated robots that can avoid obstacles, walk on two legs, and even demonstrate autonomous behavior.
Ann Romney, the wife of presidential candidate Mitt Romney, reflects on the values that have made her home a haven for her children and grandchildren.She invites readers into her home and kitchen, combining some of her favorite foods with memories of raising a family.
The small business marketing experts at Demandforce help owners kick off their online strategy. Small business owners are exceptional at delivering on their product or service. Many, however, don't know where to start when it comes to online marketing. This handbook shows you how to effectively leverage email, social, online, and network marketing to get new customers and keep existing customers coming back.
You can freshen the look of any room and find decorating tips with inspirations for every room, ideas for a variety of decorating styles, real-life examples, quick and easy projects for immediate results.
A chronological tour of the world's tallest buildings, with color photographs capturing the buildings' details and monumental scale, architectural drawings and plans showing the behind the scenes growth, and a commentary that provides historic context.
Steve McCurry launched his career as a photojournalist when, disguised in native garb, he crossed the Pakistan border into Afghanistan 30 ago. Since then he has won medals and prizes for his work, and many of his images have become modern icons. Famous for his work across Southeast Asia, McCurry's photographs are beautiful, uplifting and affecting. This book includes the stories behind the photos, as well as the photos themselves.
Marc Asnin has been photographing his Uncle Charlie for eleven years. Charlie and his five children (Charles, Joe, Brian, Mary, and Jamie) lived together in Bushwick, Brooklyn. This is the story of his tattoos, his guns, his unemployment, his illness, his poverty, and his drug problems.
A new history of the Kennedy assassination, investigative reporter and author Phil Shenon writes an inside account of what has become the most controversial murder investigation of the 20th century, the aftermath of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Based on new research, deep reporting, and unprecedented access, the book is filled with facts and incidents that will stun and surprise.
The authors of Mrs. Kennedy and Me share the stories behind the five tragic days surrounding JFK's assassination--alongside revealing and iconic photographs--published on the 50th anniversary of the president's death. Clint Hill was the secret service agent who jumped onto the car after Kennedy was shot. Decades after JFK's presidency, the public continues to be fascinated with the Kennedys--America's royal family.
Lange focuses on his drug addiction and life-threatening depression with an unflinching eye and his signature wit. A veteran comedian and radio personality, Lange was addicted to heroin and prescription drugs. He details his very public meltdown, and explains how he turned his life and career around.
The NFL receiver for the Green Bay Packers, and Dancing with the Stars champion looks back on his life and career. Driver recalls what it was like to go from living in a U-Haul trailer with his mom on the streets of Houston to earning a spot on the Packers roster and becoming one of Brett Favre's favorite targets. In a life of adversity, Driver has overcome obstacle after obstacle and has become a popular player in the NFL.
Richard Pryor was one of the most influential performers of the later twentieth century, and was the most successful black actor/comedian ever. Controversial and enigmatic, Pryor's performances opened up a new world of possibilities, merging fantasy with angry reality in a new way. The Henrys bring him to life both as a man and as an artist, providing an appreciation of his talent and his lasting influence, as well as an examination of the world he lived in and the influences that shaped both his persona and his art.
The untold story of the great Ogala Sioux chief Red Cloud, the most powerful Indian commander of the Plains who witnessed the opening of the West and forced the American government to sue for peace in a conflict named for him.
Memoir about Ben Breedlove, creator of YouTube videos about his near-death experiences and visions of heaven. On Christmas 2011, Ben's soul went to heaven; he.suffered from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a heart condition with a constant risk of sudden death. In particular cardiac arrest four times, he felt the presence of angels and experienced the perfect peace of heaven. Ben's 2-part video, "This Is My Story," used flashcards to tell about his near-death experiences and his beckoning toward heaven. He died shortly, at age 18 but sharing his vision of heaven was Ben's gift to his family, and to the world. The Breedlove family's gift to us is a look at the life and near-deaths of Ben, the strength and faith of a family, and the hope of heaven. 'Do you believe in Angels or God? I do'--Ben Breedlove.