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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective Management

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective...

Mike Braysher

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal ecology; Pest control

Paperback

Provides the knowledge to effectively plan, prioritise, develop and apply best practice pest animal management in Australia.... [more]

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Eugenics

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Eugenics

Professor Philippa Levine

Politics & government; History of science; Human biology

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A concise and gripping account of eugenics from its origins in the twentieth century and beyond. [more]

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The Popularizing Science

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The Popularizing Science

Krishna Dronamraju

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Evolution; Genetics (non-medical)

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Evaluates Haldane's social and political background, as well as his scientific creativity and accomplishments. [more]

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

Jerry A. Coyne

Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

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In this provocative book, evolutionary biologist Jerry A. Coyne lays out in clear, dispassionate detail why the toolkit of... [more]

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Neuroplasticity

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Neuroplasticity

Moheb Costandi

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Fifty years ago, neuroscientists thought that a mature brain was fixed like a fly in amber, unable to change. Today, we know... [more]

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Beasts in My Belfry

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Beasts in My Belfry

Gerald Durrell

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Zoology & animal sciences; Travel & holiday

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From one of Britain's best loved authors and pioneering naturalists [more]

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Heart: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Important Organ

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Heart: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Important Organ

Johannes Hinrich Von Borstel

Medicine; Cardiovascular medicine; Popular science; Human biology; Popular medicine & health

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The heart - we all have one, pumping away reliably in our chest, never stopping till the day we die. But few of us think much... [more]

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Brain Bytes: Quick Answers to Quirky Questions About the Brain

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Brain Bytes: Quick Answers to Quirky Questions About the Brain

Eric Chudler, Lise A. Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences; Advocate - Science

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Neuroscience in small bits for the brain-curious. [more]

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Picasso's Brain: The Basis of Creative Genius

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Picasso's Brain: The Basis of Creative Genius

Christine Temple

Psychology; Neurosciences; Popular psychology

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A fascinating study of the factors that contribute to creative genius from an eminent neuropsychologist, using Pablo Picasso... [more]

$35.00

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

Helen Pilcher

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Endangered species & extinction of species

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<b>A stem-cell biologist with a sense of humor walks us through the amazing science of de-extinction and cloning.</b> [more]

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Shark Tracker: Confessions of an Underwater Cameraman

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Shark Tracker: Confessions of an Underwater Cameraman

Richard Fitzpatrick

Biography; Marine biology; Fishes (ichthyology)

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Marine biologist and underwater cameraman Richard Shark Tracker Fitzpatrick wrangles sharks and other deadly marine creatures... [more]

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Fortress Plant: How to Survive When Everything Wants to Eat You

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Fortress Plant: How to Survive When Everything Wants to Eat You

Dale Walters

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Botany & plant sciences

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The survival of plants on our planet is nothing short of miraculous. They are food for a vast array of organisms, ranging... [more]

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Environmental and Nature Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology

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Environmental and Nature Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology

Sean Prentiss, Joe Wilkins

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Writing & editing guides; Biology, life sciences; The environment

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Offering guidance on writing poetry, nonfiction, and fiction, Environmental and Nature Writing is a complete introduction... [more]

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Views of Nature

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Views of Nature

Alexander von Humboldt

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Ecological science, the Biosphere

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The legacy of Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859) looms large over the natural sciences. His 1799-1804 research expedition... [more]

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Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth Century Through Punctuated Equilibria and Beyond

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Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth...

Niles Eldredge

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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<div> All organisms and species are transitory, yet life endures. The origin, extinction, and evolution of species'interconnected... [more]

$55.95

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Life's Engines: How Microbes Made Earth Habitable

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Life's Engines: How Microbes Made Earth Habitable

Paul G. Falkowski

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Microbiology (non-medical)

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For almost four billion years, microbes had the primordial oceans all to themselves. The stewards of Earth, these organisms... [more]

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The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom

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The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom

Dr. Carin Bondar

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal reproduction

Paperback

A brilliantly engaging guide to the reproductive habits of creatures great and small. [more]

$22.99

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The Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals About Ourselves, Our History, and the Future

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The Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals About Ourselves,...

Dalton Conley, Jason Fletcher

Sociology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical)

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For a century, social scientists have avoided genetics like the plague. But the nature-nurture wars are over. In the past... [more]

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A New History of Life: The Radical New Discoveries About the Origins and Evolution of Life on Earth

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A New History of Life: The Radical New Discoveries About the Origins and...

Peter Ward, Joe Kirschvink

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; The Earth: natural history general

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The history of life on Earth is, in some form or another, known to us all--or so we think. [This book] offers a provocative... [more]

$24.99

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Foundational Falsehoods of Creationism

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Foundational Falsehoods of Creationism

Raphael Aron

Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Religious fundamentalism; Evolution

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Religious fundamentalists and biblical literalists present any number of arguments that attempt to disprove evolution. Those... [more]

$31.95

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Cosmosapiens: Human Evolution from the Origin of the Universe

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Cosmosapiens: Human Evolution from the Origin of the Universe

John Hands

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Evolution

Paperback

The book that transforms our understanding of what we are and where we came from [more]

$34.99

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What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World

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What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the...

Cat Warren

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

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In What the Dog Knows, Warren uses her odyssey with Solo to enter the broader world of scent detection dogs, revealing the... [more]

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The Enigma of the Owl: An Illustrated Natural History

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The Enigma of the Owl: An Illustrated Natural History

Mike Unwin, David Tipling

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A rare invitation into the mysterious lives of owls around the world, with spectacularly revealing photographs and fascinating... [more]

$71.95

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Evolution (A Ladybird Expert Book)

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Evolution (A Ladybird Expert Book)

Steve Jones

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Evolution is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to Charles Darwin's pioneering... [more]

$19.99

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Homo Deus: Breve Historia del Manana

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Homo Deus: Breve Historia del Manana

Author Series Editor Yuval Harari (Ben Gurion University of the Negev)

General & world history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Anthropology; Evolution; Languages & ESL

Hardback

<b>Tras el exito de <i>Sapiens. De animales a dioses</i>, Yuval Noah Harari vuelve su mirada al futuro para ver hacia donde... [more]

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