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How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of De-Extinction

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How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of De-Extinction

Beth Shapiro

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species

Hardback

Could extinct species, like mammoths and passenger pigeons, be brought back to life? The science says yes. In How to Clone... [more]

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

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Five Billion Years of Solitude: The Search for Life Among the Stars

Lee Billings

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Astrophysics; Evolution

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From science writer Lee Billings, an intimate history of Earth and the quest for life beyond the solar system. [more]

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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; 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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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

Allan Chapman

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time

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The fascinating story of the two hundred year campaign to map the heavens. [more]

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You Are the Music: How Music Reveals What it Means to be Human

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You Are the Music: How Music Reveals What it Means to be Human

Victoria Williamson

Theory of music & musicology; Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular psychology

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A unique exploration of how music makes us who we are, throughout our lives. [more]

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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

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The Annotated Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace

John Van Wyhe

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

Paperback

Wallace's Malay Archipelago is a classic account of the travels of a Victorian naturalist through island Southeast Asia. It... [more]

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Inheritance: How Our Genes Change Our Lives, and Our Lives Change Our Genes

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Inheritance: How Our Genes Change Our Lives, and Our Lives Change Our Genes...

Sharon Dr. Moalem

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

You can change your genes - and this revelatory, cutting-edge popular science book will explain how. [more]

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Diary of a Citizen Scientist: Chasing Tiger Beetles and Other New Ways of Engaging the World

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Diary of a Citizen Scientist: Chasing Tiger Beetles and Other New Ways of...

Sharman Apt Russell

Diaries, letters & journals; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Insects (entomology)

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In the exploding world of citizen science, hundreds of thousands of volunteers are monitoring climate change, tracking bird... [more]

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Mars

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Mars

Giles Sparrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

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An exploration of the planet Mars. It investigates the planet's position, origin, composition and geology. There are historical... [more]

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The Coal Face

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The Coal Face

Tom Doig

Mathematics & Sciences; Social impact of environmental issues

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On 9 February 2014 a fire took hold in the Hazelwood coal mine near Morwell... [more]

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To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science

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To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science

Steven Weinberg

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

Hardback

Moving from ancient Miletus to medieval Baghdad to Oxford, and from the Museum of Alexandria to the Royal Society of London,... [more]

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Junk DNA: A Journey Through the Dark Matter of the Genome

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Junk DNA: A Journey Through the Dark Matter of the Genome

Nessa Carey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome

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From the author of the acclaimed The Epigenetics Revolution ('A book that would have had Darwin swooning' - Guardian) comes... [more]

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Biophilia

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Biophilia

Christopher Marley

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences

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Christopher Marley's Biophilia captures the colour and pattern in different natural objects, and he examines the deep relationships... [more]

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Pigeons and Doves in Australia

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Pigeons and Doves in Australia

William T. Cooper, Joseph M. Forshaw

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology)

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A highly illustrated volume depicting all thirty native species of pigeons and doves to be found in Australia. [more]

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Butterflies of the World

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Butterflies of the World

Adrian Hoskins

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Hardback

A lavishly illustrated book covering the butterflies of the world, with informative text written by an expert author who has... [more]

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Cuckoo: Cheating by Nature

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Cuckoo: Cheating by Nature

Nick Davies

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A gifted biologist's careful and beguiling study of why cuckoos have got away with tricking other birds into hatching and... [more]

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 3

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 3

Royal Observatory Greenwich

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

All the winning and shortlisted images from the 2014 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, which is organized by... [more]

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The Joy of Birdwatching: For Those Who Love Seeing Birds in the Wild

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The Joy of Birdwatching: For Those Who Love Seeing Birds in the Wild

Alan Davies, Ruth Miller, Max Morris

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching; Gift books

Hardback

This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with fascinating facts, handy hints and captivating stories and quotes from the world... [more]

$24.99

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After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program

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After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program

John M. Logsdon

History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

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Once the United States landed on the moon in July 1969, it was up to President Nixon to decide what to do in space after Apollo.... [more]

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Rust: The Longest War

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Rust: The Longest War

Jonathan Waldman

Mathematics & Sciences; Engineering: general; History of engineering & technology

Hardback

A thrilling drama of man versus nature-detailing the fierce, ongoing fight against the mightiest and unlikeliest enemy: rust.... [more]

$37.99

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Galileo's Telescope: A European Story

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Galileo's Telescope: A European Story

Massimo Bucciantini, Professor of the History of Science Michele Camerota, Franco Giudice

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Precision instruments manufacture

Hardback

Between 1608 and 1610 the canopy of the night sky was ripped open by an object created almost by accident: a cylinder with... [more]

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Taxonomy of Australian Mammals

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Taxonomy of Australian Mammals

Stephen Jackson, Colin Groves

Mathematics & Sciences; Taxonomy & systematics; Zoology: Mammals

Hardback

A complete taxonomic revision of all Australian mammals, both terrestrial and marine, covering all ranks from the Class Mammalia... [more]

$160.00

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What If: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

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What If: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

Randall Munroe

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Science's most intriguing questions answered by the web's favourite writer, the genius behind xkcd.com. Munroe's hilarious... [more]

$27.99

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Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics

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Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics

J. Willard Gibbs

Mathematics & Sciences; Classical mechanics; Statistical physics

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First book to unite the works of Clausius, Maxwell, Boltzmann, and the author himself. Gibbs' lucid advanced-level text remains... [more]

$26.95

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Prof. E. Mcsquared's Calculus Primer: Expanded Intergalactic Version!

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Prof. E. Mcsquared's Calculus Primer: Expanded Intergalactic Version!

Howard Swann

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

Paperback

The first calculus comic book, this unique primer requires only a familiarity with high school algebra and a sense of humor.... [more]

$34.95

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