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The Great Mental Models Volume 2: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
Volume 2 of The Great Mental Models brings to life the big ideas from physics, chemistry, and biology. These ideas allow you to avoid problems, make better decisions, and live a better life.
Inside you’ll learn how understanding how thermodynamics helps you get what you want, how alloying create unique markets, and how core human instincts like self-preservation explain behavior. And so much more.
If you want to make decisions based on how the world works you need to understand the invariant ideas and interconnections.
The Great Mental Models Volume 1: General Thinking Concepts
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A proven framework for thinking better. A thorough understanding of these 9 models will improve the way you approach problems, consider opportunities, and make difficult decisions.