The Germ Files: The Surprising Ways Microbes Can Improve Your Health and Life

(and How to Protect Yourself From the Bad Ones) Jason Tetro studied microbiology at the University of Guelph and spent fifteen years researching microbiology at the University of Ottawa, so he’s a germ expert. Being germ-phobic, I opened his book with some trepidation after reading in bold red type on the back cover: “SOME GERMS […]


A Quantum Approach to Understanding How We Think

Quantum Models of Cognition and Decision by Jerome R. Busemeyer and Peter D. Bruza While scientists have assumed that classical probability theory and logic was the best way to comprehend human cognition, research studies have found numerous aspects of cognition and decision to behave differently. The new field of Quantum Cognition presents us with new […]


The 8 Laws of Change: How to Be an Agent of Personal and Social Transformation

8 LAWS OF CHANGE by Stephan A. Schwartz packs centuries of time-tested wisdom about how to successfully effect long-lasting positive change in the world. Schwartz shares insights from five decades of his personal experiences, starting with the American civil rights movement of the 1960s, and continuing forward to today. Until 8 LAWS OF CHANGE, those of […]


Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

“Life on the Edge” provides an excellent overview of exciting discoveries and breakthroughs in the brand new field of quantum biology. Molecular biologist JohnJoe McFadden teams up with physicist Jim Al-Khalili to provide just the right amount of scientific background in order that non-scientifically educated readers can understand what kinds of quantum phenomena are being […]