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The History of Cycling in Fifty Bikes

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The History of Cycling in Fifty Bikes

Tom Ambrose

Popular culture; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

For an invention with a history of just 200 years, the simple bicycle has changed the world in many ways. The History of Cycling... [more]

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Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown

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Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown

Michael Bright

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

A spectacular journey through this vast continent, with inspiring photography capturing wildlife behaviour, amazing new creatures... [more]

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Extreme Cosmos: A Guided Tour of the Fastest, Brightest, Hottest, Heaviest, Oldest, and Most Amazing Aspects of Our Universe

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Extreme Cosmos: A Guided Tour of the Fastest, Brightest, Hottest, Heaviest,...

Bryan Gaensler

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

A star-gazer since childhood, astronomer Gaensler has not lost his wide-eyed fascination with the stars. In this engaging,... [more]

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Poor Robin's Prophecies: A Curious Almanac, and the Everyday Mathematics of Georgian Britain

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Poor Robin's Prophecies: A Curious Almanac, and the Everyday Mathematics...

Benjamin Wardhaugh

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

Hardback

From the reign of Charles II to the early 19th century, a curious Almanac - part 'teach-yourself mathematics', part political... [more]

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The Secret Lives of Numbers: The Curious Truth Behind Everyday Digits

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The Secret Lives of Numbers: The Curious Truth Behind Everyday Digits

Michael Millar

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

From the 7-day week to 24-carat gold, Chanel Number 5 to five-star luxury, this book figures out the mysterious background... [more]

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Winged Sentinels: Birds and Climate Change

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Winged Sentinels: Birds and Climate Change

Janice Wormworth, Cagan H. Sekercioglu

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Birds (ornithology)

Paperback

A fascinating insight into what climate change means for birds, and the consequences of ignoring the warning signs provided... [more]

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Farmer Buckley's Exploding Trousers: and Other Odd Events on the Way to Scientific Discovery

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Farmer Buckley's Exploding Trousers: and Other Odd Events on the Way to...

New Scientist

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Humour

Paperback

The all-but-forgotten heroes and highlights of everyday science [more]

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Armageddon Science: The Science of Mass Destruction

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Armageddon Science: The Science of Mass Destruction

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Earth sciences

Hardback

Climate change. Nuclear devastation. Bio-hazards. The Large Hadron Collider. What do these things have in common? They all... [more]

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The Brain That Changes Itself

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The Brain That Changes Itself

Norman Doidge

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

Paperback

A new discovery called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the adult human brain is fixed and unchanging.... [more]

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The Coast of Australia

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The Coast of Australia

Andrew D. Short, Colin D. Woodroffe

Mathematics & Sciences; Geological surface processes (geomorphology)

Paperback

The Coast of Australia provides the first comprehensive account of the Australian coast. [more]

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Sydney Birds and Where to Find Them

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Sydney Birds and Where to Find Them

Peter Roberts

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

Paperback

The 30 top bird-watching localities in and around Sydney. Each locality entry lists the key species to look out for including... [more]

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Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Rainforest Plants

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Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Rainforest Plants

Leonard Cronin

Mathematics & Sciences; Forests, rainforests; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

An authoritative reference work and indispensable guide to the rainforest flora of Australia, with more than 300 commonly... [more]

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A Brief History of the Universe

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A Brief History of the Universe

J P McEvoy

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Since the dawn of time, men have gazed at the stars and attempted to chart the heavens. Beginning at Stonehenge and ending... [more]

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Discovering the Expanding Universe

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Discovering the Expanding Universe

Harry Nussbaumer, Lydia Bieri

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

This book explores the history of the discovery of the expanding universe, one of the most exciting exploits in astronomy.... [more]

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The Southern Sky Guide

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The Southern Sky Guide

David Ellyard, Wil Tirion

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A comprehensive and easy-to-use guide to the brilliant and ever-changing sights of the southern sky by night. [more]

$33.95  $15.00

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Origins: Selected Letters of Charles Darwin, 1822-1859. Anniversary Edition.

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Origins: Selected Letters of Charles Darwin, 1822-1859. Anniversary Edition....

Frederick H. Burkhardt

Diaries, letters & journals; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Hardback

Special Anniversary Edition of the best-selling Burkhardt: Charles Darwin's Letters: A Selection 1825-1859 now with previously... [more]

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob [1 DVD, Min 59, Rating G]

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob [1 DVD, Min 59, Rating G]

ABC TV

Animal behaviour; Marsupials & monotremes; Languages & ESL

DVD video

For two years Australian film-makers Dr Jan Aldenhoven and Glen Carruthers lived with this mob in a remote valley of magical... [more]

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Attacking Trigonometry Problems

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Attacking Trigonometry Problems

David Kahn

Mathematics & Sciences; Trigonometry

Paperback

This volume offers a concise, highly focused review for high school and beginning college undergraduates. Rigorously tested... [more]

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An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

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An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Chris Hadfield

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Advocate - Science

Paperback

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth is an inspirational memoir of space exploration and hard-won wisdom, from an astronaut... [more]

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We are Our Brains: From the Womb to Alzheimer's

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We are Our Brains: From the Womb to Alzheimer's

Dick Swaab

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

Paperback

Taking us through every stage in our lives, from the womb to falling in love to old age, the author shows that we don't just... [more]

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Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart and Mind

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Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart and Mind

David Linden

Society & Social Sciences; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

<p>Touch is the sense that make us human.&nbsp; It defines our experiences, shapes our sense of self, and bonds us together.... [more]

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The Galapagos: A Natural History

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The Galapagos: A Natural History

Henry Nicholls

Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

The Galapagos were once known to the sailors and pirates who encountered them as Las Encantadas: the enchanted islands, home... [more]

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What That Means for Life in the Universe

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What That Means for Life in...

David Waltham

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

In this pop-science masterpiece Waltham, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, argues that life on Earth is, amazingly,... [more]

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Why Science Does Not Disprove God

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Why Science Does Not Disprove God

Amir D Aczel

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Philosophy of science; History of science

Paperback

By a renowned science writer, a much-needed, clear-eyed presentation of the fact that faith in God and empirical science... [more]

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Louisa Atkinson's Nature Notes

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Louisa Atkinson's Nature Notes

Penny Olsen

Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Nineteenth-century writer and journalist Louisa Atkinson was a remarkable woman. She was the author, at the age of 23, of... [more]

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