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I Think You'll Find it's a Bit More Complicated Than That

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I Think You'll Find it's a Bit More Complicated Than That

Ben Goldacre

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

The very best journalism from one of Britain's most admired and outspoken science writers, author of the bestselling Bad Science... [more]

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Travelling to Infinity: The True Story Behind the Theory of Everything

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Travelling to Infinity: The True Story Behind the Theory of Everything

Jane Hawking

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Soon to be a major motion picture starring Eddie Redmayne as Hawking and Felicity Jones as his wife Jane. It chronicles their... [more]

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Even More Things That Nobody Knows: 501 Further Mysteries of Life, the Universe and Everything

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Even More Things That Nobody Knows: 501 Further Mysteries of Life, the Universe...

William Hartston

Mathematics & Sciences; Humour

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A fascinating and unputdownable exploration of the limits of human knowledge of our planet, its history and culture, and the... [more]

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Chance: The Science and Secrets of Luck, Randomness and Probability

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Chance: The Science and Secrets of Luck, Randomness and Probability

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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For you to be here today reading this requires a mind-boggling series of lucky breaks, starting with the Big Bang and ending... [more]

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How Many Moons Does the Earth Have?: The Ultimate Science Quiz Book

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How Many Moons Does the Earth Have?: The Ultimate Science Quiz Book

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trivia & quiz question books

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The mind-bending quiz book that every science geek needs in their Christmas stocking [more]

$16.99

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Moons: A Very Short Introduction

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Moons: A Very Short Introduction

David A. Rothery

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Our Solar System contains more moons than planets. They show astonishing variety, and some look more likely than Mars to host... [more]

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Sound: A Very Short Introduction

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Sound: A Very Short Introduction

Mike Goldsmith

Music; Wave mechanics (vibration & acoustics); Acoustic & sound engineering

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This Very Short Introduction explores the science of sound and its nature, hearing and harmony. Considering sound we can't... [more]

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Pocket Garden Bird Watch

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Pocket Garden Bird Watch

David Andrew, Mark Ward

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Birdwatching can be done from your doorstep with Pocket Garden Birdwatch, which has been carefully adapted from the UK edition... [more]

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The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures

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The Last Unicorn: A Search for One of Earth's Rarest Creatures

William deBuys

Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species

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An award-winning author's stirring quest to find and understand an elusive and exceptionally rare species in the heart of... [more]

$32.99

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Ten Physicists Who Transformed Our Understanding of Reality

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Ten Physicists Who Transformed Our Understanding of Reality

Brian Clegg, Rhodri Evans

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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The intriguing lives and key works of the ten physicists who most profoundly transformed our understanding of the physical... [more]

$21.99

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The Magic of Maths: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why

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The Magic of Maths: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why

Arthur Benjamin

Mathematics & Sciences

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The Magic of Maths is the maths book you wish you had in school. Using a delightful assortment of examples, from ice cream... [more]

$24.99

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The Brain: The Story of You

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The Brain: The Story of You

David Eagleman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Drawing on the discoveries, this book shows that it also has the power to change our world for the better - it can enhance... [more]

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Nudibranchs and Related Molluscs

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Nudibranchs and Related Molluscs

Robert Burn

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine biology

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Nudibranchs, the â??butterflies of the seaâ??, belong to a group that includes bubble shells, sea hares, side-gilled... [more]

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Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole: Extraordinary Journeys into the Human Brain

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Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole: Extraordinary Journeys into the Human Brain...

Allan Ropper, Brian David Burrell

Medicine; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Clinical psychology; Popular science

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One of the world's leading neurologists reveals the extraordinary stories behind some of the brain disorders that he and his... [more]

$22.99

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The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia

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The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia

David Andrew

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology: Mammals; Wildlife: mammals

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Advises interested amateurs and professionals where to locate many of Australia's mammals. The book describes Australia's... [more]

$49.95

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Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens

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Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens

Steve Olson

Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology; Natural disasters; The Earth: natural history general

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Survival narrative meets scientific, natural and social history in the riveting story of a volcanic disaster. [more]

$39.95

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Numbers: Histories, Mysteries, Theories

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Numbers: Histories, Mysteries, Theories

Albrecht Beutelspacher

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

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A writer of popular mathematics books presents this accessible characterization of the wealth of experiences that numbers... [more]

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Pandemic

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Pandemic

Sonia Shah

Diseases & disorders; Mathematics & Sciences

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From the author of  The Fever,  a wide-ranging inquiry into the origins of pandemics Interweaving history, original... [more]

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Owls of the World

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Owls of the World

Jim Duncan

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Hardback

This beautifully illustrated book on the world's owls explores their behaviour and lifecycle as well as the various owl families,... [more]

$40.00

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Menagerie: The History of Exotic Animals in England

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Menagerie: The History of Exotic Animals in England

Caroline Grigson

British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences

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The story of the panoply of exotic animals that were brought into Britain from time immemorial until the foundation of the... [more]

$50.95

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Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead

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Cheats and Deceits: How Animals and Plants Exploit and Mislead

Martin Stevens

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

The natural world is not a harmonious place. In the fight to survive and reproduce, any advantage in getting a mate, finding... [more]

$46.95

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Exploring the Planets: A Memoir

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Exploring the Planets: A Memoir

Fred Taylor

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

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The planets fascinate us, and naturally we care about our own Earth, and things like how well we can forecast the weather... [more]

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Humanity in a Creative Universe

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Humanity in a Creative Universe

Stuart A. Kauffman

Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Evolution

Hardback

In the hard sciences, which can often feel out of grasp for many lay readers, there are "great thinkers" who go... [more]

$41.95

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Home: How Habitat Made Us Human

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Home: How Habitat Made Us Human

John S. Allen

Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Neurosciences

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Home is where the heart is. Security, comfort, even love, are all feelings that are centered on the humble abode. But what... [more]

$36.99

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The Serengeti Rules: The Quest to Discover How Life Works and Why It Matters

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The Serengeti Rules: The Quest to Discover How Life Works and Why It Matters...

Sean B. Carroll

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biodiversity

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How does life work? How does nature produce the right numbers of zebras and lions on the African savanna, or fish in the... [more]

$42.95

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