Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Category: Science
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TitleThe Second Kind of Impossible
AuthorSteinhardt, Paul
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Physics/Crystallography
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Physics/General
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
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*Shortlisted for the 2019 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize*

One of the most fascinating scientific detective stories of the last fifty years, an exciting quest for a new form of matter. “A riveting tale of derring-do” (Nature), this book reads like James Gleick’s Chaos combined with an Indiana Jones adventure.
TitleConfessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator
AuthorJaczko, Gregory B
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Energy Policy
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Physics/Nuclear
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/National
On Sale01/14/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
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A shocking exposé from the most powerful insider in nuclear regulation about how the nuclear energy industry endangers our lives—and why Congress does nothing to stop it.
TitleThe Future is Faster Than You Think
AuthorDiamandis, Peter H.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Development
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Applied Sciences
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Globalization
On Sale01/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
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From the New York Times bestselling authors of Abundance and Bold comes a practical playbook for technological convergence in our modern era.
TitleMidnight in Chernobyl
AuthorHigginbotham, Adam
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
Category Full 1HISTORY / Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Physics/Nuclear
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19
CDN Price$26
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From journalist Adam Higginbotham, the New York Times bestselling “account that reads almost like the script for a movie” (The Wall Street Journal)—a powerful investigation into Chernobyl and how propaganda, secrecy, and myth have obscured the true story of one of the history’s worst nuclear disasters.