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What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite
What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite

This book reveals a remarkable paradox: what your brain wants is frequently not what your brain needs. In fact, much of what makes our brains "happy" leads to errors, biases, and distortions, which make getting out of our own way extremely difficult.

Author David DiSalvo presents evidence from evolutionary and
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Earth Science: An Illustrated Guide to Science (Science Visual Resources)
Earth Science: An Illustrated Guide to Science (Science Visual Resources)

"Earth Science: An Illustrated Guide to Science" is one of eight volumes of "Facts On File's" new "Science Visual Resources" set. Containing six sections, a comprehensive glossary, a Web site guide, and an index, Biology is an ideal learning tool for students and teachers of science. Full-colour diagrams,...

Handbook of Firearms and Ballistics: Examining and Interpreting Forensic Evidence
Handbook of Firearms and Ballistics: Examining and Interpreting Forensic Evidence
Does the gunshot residue reveal how far from the target a weapon was fired? Is there any trace evidence to prove the accused handled a specific firearm? What is the likely behaviour of a ricocheting bullet? Do the marks on a bullet prove categorically that it was fired from a particular weapon? These are all issues (amongst others) that the fully...
MVVM Survival Guide for Enterprise Architectures in Silverlight and WPF
MVVM Survival Guide for Enterprise Architectures in Silverlight and WPF
Rich client development remains one of the most popular forms of application development, both from a user and a developer point of view. While nobody denies the importance of thin-client interface technologies such as HTML(5), it is clear that consumers and enterprises alike enjoy using applications that provide a rich,...
Making up the Mind: How the Brain Creates Our Mental World
Making up the Mind: How the Brain Creates Our Mental World
Inside your head there is an amazing labor-saving device; more effective than the latest high-tech computer. Your brain frees you from the everyday tasks of moving about in the world around you, allowing you to concentrate on the things that are important to you: making friends and influencing people. However, the ‘you’ that is released...
Scene of the Cybercrime, Second Edition
Scene of the Cybercrime, Second Edition

When it comes to computer crimes, the criminals got a big head start. But the law enforcement and IT security communities are now working diligently to develop the knowledge, skills, and tools to successfully investigate and prosecute Cybercrime cases. When the first edition of "Scene of the Cybercrime" published in 2002, it was one...

The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains
The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains

“Is Google making us stupid?” When Nicholas Carr posed that question, in a celebrated Atlantic Monthly cover story, he tapped into a well of anxiety about how the Internet is changing us. He also crystallized one of the most important debates of our time: As we enjoy the Net’s bounties, are we sacrificing our...

Metasploit Penetration Testing Cookbook - Third Edition: Evade antiviruses, bypass firewalls, and exploit complex environments with the most widely used penetration testing framework
Metasploit Penetration Testing Cookbook - Third Edition: Evade antiviruses, bypass firewalls, and exploit complex environments with the most widely used penetration testing framework

Over 100 recipes for penetration testing using Metasploit and virtual machines

Key Features

  • Special focus on the latest operating systems, exploits, and penetration testing techniques
  • Learn new anti-virus evasion techniques and use Metasploit to evade countermeasures
  • ...
Gadgets and Necessities: An Encyclopedia of Household Innovations
Gadgets and Necessities: An Encyclopedia of Household Innovations

The title of this book implies that it is about things—gadgets and necessities within the twentieth-century home. In a way it is, but we hope that it is a little more than that. It is about people and their ideas, about their relationships with things and the value they placed upon them. It is also about people as the...

Global Warming: The Complete Briefing
Global Warming: The Complete Briefing
John Houghton's market-leading textbook is now in full color and includes the latest IPCC findings, making it the definitive guide to climate change. Written for students across a wide range of disciplines, its simple, logical flow of ideas gives an invaluable grounding in the science and impacts of climate change and highlights the need for action...
The Fantastic Inventions of Nikola Tesla (Lost Science)
The Fantastic Inventions of Nikola Tesla (Lost Science)
While a large portion of the European family has been surging westward during the last three or four hundred years, settling the vast continents of America, another, but smaller, portion has been doing frontier work in the Old World, protecting the rear by beating back the "unspeakable Turk" and reclaiming gradually the...
Cost Estimation Techniques for Web Projects
Cost Estimation Techniques for Web Projects
Having realistic estimates of effort at an early stage in a Web project's life is vital to the successful management of resources. The principles of the prediction process are identifying the influencing factors, gathering past project data, generating an effort prediction model, and assessing the effectiveness of such prediction model. Cost...
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