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The Book of Frogs: A Lifesize Guide to Six Hundred Species from Around the World

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The Book of Frogs: A Lifesize Guide to Six Hundred Species from Around the...

Tim Halliday

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Frogs are adversely affected by loss of habitat, pollution by agricultural and industrial chemicals, and climate change. This... [more]

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On the Wing: Insects, Pterosaurs, Birds, Bats and the Evolution of Animal Flight

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On the Wing: Insects, Pterosaurs, Birds, Bats and the Evolution of Animal...

David E. Alexander

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

On the Wing is the first book to take a comprehensive look at the evolution of flight in all four groups of powered flyers:... [more]

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Rare Treasures: From the Library of the Natural History Museum

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Rare Treasures: From the Library of the Natural History Museum

Judith Magee

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Rare Treasures is a stunningly illustrated guide to a special selection of the most exceptional natural history books of all... [more]

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Global Warming: The Complete Briefing

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Global Warming: The Complete Briefing

John T. Houghton

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

John T. Houghton's definitive, full-colour, guide to climate change is fully up-to-date with the latest IPCC findings. [more]

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The Great Scientists in Bite-Sized Chunks

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The Great Scientists in Bite-Sized Chunks

Meredith MacArdle, Nicola Chalton

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Beginning with the Ancients, through the pioneers of the Scientific Revolution, to the remarkable and increasingly specialized... [more]

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Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe

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Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the...

Lisa Randall

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Bestselling author of Warped Passages and Knocking on Heaven's Door and one of today's most influential and highly cited theo-retical... [more]

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Plant Life of Western Australia

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Plant Life of Western Australia

N. Gibson

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">First published in 1990,&nbsp;</span><i style="line-height: 1.45em;">Plant Life of Western</i><span... [more]

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Iridescence: The Play of Colours

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Iridescence: The Play of Colours

Peter Sutton, Michael Snow

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

This book introduces and explains the mysterious capacity of the human eye to perceive the beautiful effects of iridescence,... [more]

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Plant Behaviour and Intelligence

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Plant Behaviour and Intelligence

Anthony Trewavas

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

This book provides a convincing argument for the view that whole cells and whole plants growing in competitive wild conditions... [more]

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The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins

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The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins

David R. Begun

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Was Darwin wrong when he traced our origins to Africa? The Real Planet of the Apes makes the explosive claim that it was in... [more]

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The Sun's Influence on Climate

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The Sun's Influence on Climate

Joanna D. Haigh, Peter Cargill

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The Earth's climate system depends entirely on the Sun for its energy. Solar radiation warms the atmosphere and is fundamental... [more]

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Relativistic Wave Mechanics

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Relativistic Wave Mechanics

Ernesto Corinaldesi

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Relativity physics

Paperback

Geared toward advanced undergraduate and graduate students of physics, this text advances from a brief introduction to a three-part... [more]

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The Incredible Unlikeliness of Being

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The Incredible Unlikeliness of Being

Alice Roberts

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The presenter of the BBC's The Incredible Human Journey takes us on a tour around our bodies and into the past to uncover... [more]

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The Voyage of the Beagle: Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure Aboard Fitzroy's Famous Survey Ship

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The Voyage of the Beagle: Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure Aboard Fitzroy's...

James Taylor

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

The Beagle has become synonymous with Charles Darwin and his groundbreaking title On the Origin of Species. But how did Darwin... [more]

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The Secret Lives of Bats: My Adventures with the World's Most Misunderstood Mammals

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The Secret Lives of Bats: My Adventures with the World's Most Misunderstood...

Merlin Tuttle

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

A lifetime of adventures with bats around the world reveals why these special and imperiled creatures should be protected... [more]

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The Astronomer and the Witch: Johannes Kepler's Fight for His Mother

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The Astronomer and the Witch: Johannes Kepler's Fight for His Mother

Ulinka Rublack

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

The extraordinary tale of Johannes Kepler, one of the most admired astronomers of all time, and the six long years spent defending... [more]

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Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions

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Worst of Times: How Life on Earth Survived Eighty Million Years of Extinctions...

Paul B Wignall

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Two hundred and sixty million years ago, life on Earth suffered wave after wave of cataclysmic extinctions, with the worst... [more]

$46.95

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Mission Control: Inventing the Groundwork of Spaceflight

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Mission Control: Inventing the Groundwork of Spaceflight

Michael Peter Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Brave astronauts, flaring rockets, and majestic launches are only one side of the story of spaceflight. Any mission to space... [more]

$42.95

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Social: Why Our Brains are Wired to Connect

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Social: Why Our Brains are Wired to Connect

Matthew D. Lieberman

Social interaction; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Neurosciences

Paperback

Being social is as fundamental to our survival as our ability to navigate the world through vision and reason. In this book,... [more]

$26.95

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What We Think About When We Try Not to Think About Global Warming: Toward a New Psychology of Climate Action

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What We Think About When We Try Not to Think About Global Warming: Toward...

Per Espen Stoknes

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Today, about 98 percent of scientists affirm that climate change is human made, and about 2 percent still question it. Despite... [more]

$34.99

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End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

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End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth

Anthony Barnosky, Elizabeth Hadly

Population & demography; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Global warming

Paperback

Will the struggle to simply stay alive become humanity's future rather than its past? The grand challenge of the 21st century... [more]

$29.99

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives

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The Quantum Age: How the Physics of the Very Small Has Transformed Our Lives...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

Paperback

Acclaimed popular science author Brian Clegg demonstrates how quantum physics underpins everyday life. [more]

$21.99

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At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise

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At the Edge of Uncertainty: 11 Discoveries Taking Science by Surprise

Michael Brooks

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The atom. The Big Bang. DNA. Natural selection. All ideas that have revolutionised science - and that were dismissed out of... [more]

$21.99

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Cave

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Cave

Lisa Fletcher, Crane, Ralph

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

This book is a highly illustrated history of caves, showing their role in human imagination, as well as being a unique feature... [more]

$29.99

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Against The Grain

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Against The Grain

Bill Hampel

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

14 Farmers tell how they are adapting to climate change.&nbsp; Can we humans simply ignore the fires, floods and increased... [more]

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