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Mathematics & Sciences

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Calculating the Cosmos: How Mathematics Unveils the Universe

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Calculating the Cosmos: How Mathematics Unveils the Universe

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Ian Stewart's up-to-the-minute guide to the cosmos moves from the earth and the planets to the galaxy and the universe. He... [more]

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The Last Crocodile Hunter: A Father and Son Legacy

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The Last Crocodile Hunter: A Father and Son Legacy

Amanda French, Bob Irwin

Biography; Autobiography: general; Reptiles

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When the world lost Steve, the animals lost the best friend they ever had, and so did I. But he's still here with me and I... [more]

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How Long is Now?: Fascinating Answers to 191 Mind-Boggling Questions

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How Long is Now?: Fascinating Answers to 191 Mind-Boggling Questions

New Scientist Instant Expert

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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New Scientist's brilliant million-selling Christmas book comes of age, exploring everything from the science of bubbles to... [more]

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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited...

Randall Fuller

Mathematics & Sciences

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The compelling story of the effect of Charles Darwin's book On the Origin of Species on a diverse group of American writers,... [more]

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Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation

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Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation

Alan Burdick

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

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A brilliant, witty, and thought-provoking trip by The New Yorker's science and tech editor and National Book Award finalist... [more]

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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction: Where Real Science Ends...and Pseudoscience Begins

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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction: Where Real Science Ends...and Pseudoscience...

Charles M. Wynn, Arthur W. Wiggins

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astrophysics; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

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Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction carefully deconstructs five examples of pseudoscience-UFOs, out-of-body experiences,... [more]

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Climate Change (A Ladybird Expert Book)

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Climate Change (A Ladybird Expert Book)

Charles, Prince of Wales, Tony Juniper, Emily Shuckburgh

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Global warming

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Climate Change is a clear, simple and enlightening introduction to one of the most... [more]

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Homo Deus / Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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Homo Deus / Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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

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

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Tras el exito de Sapiens. De animales a dioses, Yuval Noah Harari vuelve su mirada al futuro para ver hacia donde nos dirigimos.... [more]

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Measurement: A Very Short Introduction

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Measurement: A Very Short Introduction

David J. Hand

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Maths for engineers

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This Very Short Introduction explores the concept of measurement, its mathematical underpinnings, and its wide range of application... [more]

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Fun Science: Hi, I'm a Science Fan Not a Scientist

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Fun Science: Hi, I'm a Science Fan Not a Scientist

Charlie McDonnell

Popular science; Children's & Educational

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I'm Charlie, also known across the Internet as charlieissocoollike. In my book, I'll be taking you on [a] ... journey through... [more]

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Calculus of Variations with Applications

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Calculus of Variations with Applications

George M. Ewing

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus of variations

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Applications-oriented introduction to variational theory develops insight and promotes understanding of specialized books... [more]

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Elements of the Theory of Functions

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Elements of the Theory of Functions

Konrad Knopp

Mathematics & Sciences; Functional analysis & transforms

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Well-known book provides a clear, concise review of complex numbers and their geometric representation; linear functions and... [more]

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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]

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Quantum Mechanics (A Ladybird Expert Book)

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Quantum Mechanics (A Ladybird Expert Book)

Jim Al-Khalili

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

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Quantum Mechanics is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to the weird, mind-bending... [more]

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The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos

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The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding...

Leonard Mlodinow

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science

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An inspiring and illuminating story of how we have come to understand the world, from the invention of the very first tools... [more]

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The Man Who Wasn't There: Tales from the Edge of the Self

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The Man Who Wasn't There: Tales from the Edge of the Self

Anil Ananthaswamy

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular psychology

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An Oliver Sacks-style tour of the neuroscience of schizophrenia, autism, Alzheimer's, epilepsy, Cotard's syndrome and out... [more]

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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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Sustainability: A History

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Sustainability: A History

Jeremy L. Caradonna

History of ideas; Economic history; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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An engaging primer of the history of the sustainability movement from the 1600s to the present day, illuminating how sustainability... [more]

$23.95

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Robots

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Robots

John M. Jordan

Mathematics & Sciences; Robotics

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Robots are entering the mainstream. Technologies have advanced to the point of mass commercialization -- Roomba, for example... [more]

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The Outer Limits of Reason: What Science, Mathematics, and Logic Cannot Tell Us

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The Outer Limits of Reason: What Science, Mathematics, and Logic Cannot...

Noson S. Yanofsky

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; History of science

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<div> Many books explain what is known about the universe. This book investigates what cannot be known. Rather than exploring... [more]

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Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction

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Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction...

Susan Elizabeth Hough

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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An earthquake can strike without warning and wreak horrific destruction and death. Seismologists still can't predict when... [more]

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The Future of the Brain: Essays by the World's Leading Neuroscientists

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The Future of the Brain: Essays by the World's Leading Neuroscientists

May-Britt Moser, Edvard I. Moser

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Including a chapter by 2014 Nobel laureates May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser An unprecedented look at the quest to unravel... [more]

$38.95

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Mathematical Explorations

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Mathematical Explorations

Alan F. Beardon

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Mathematical foundations

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Provides readers with experience of working on difficult unsolved problems. No deep mathematical background is required. [more]

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The Hunt for Vulcan: How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet and Deciphered the Universe

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The Hunt for Vulcan: How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet and Deciphered...

Thomas Levenson

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Gravity

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An elegant and entertaining account explaining the strange history of the (non-existent) Planet Vulcan, which confounded the... [more]

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The Invention of Numbers

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The Invention of Numbers

Peter Bentley

Mathematics & Sciences; Number systems; Number theory

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Discover the entertaining, often surprising, story of numbers. [more]

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