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Australian Wildlife After Dark

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Australian Wildlife After Dark

Bruce Thomson, Martyn Robinson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Australia is a land with many animals found nowhere else on Earth. Yet many are active only during the cooler evening and... [more]

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

Janna Levin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Gravity; Relativity physics

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In 2016 a team of hundreds of scientists at work on a billion-dollar experiment made history when they announced the first... [more]

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The Voices Within: The History and Science of How We Talk to Ourselves

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The Voices Within: The History and Science of How We Talk to Ourselves

Charles Fernyhough

Cognition & cognitive psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Hardback

We all hear voices. Ordinary thinking is often a kind of conversation, filling our heads with speech: the voices of reason,... [more]

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The Chemistry Book: From Gunpowder to Graphene, 250 Milestones in the History of Chemistry

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The Chemistry Book: From Gunpowder to Graphene, 250 Milestones in the History...

Derek Lowe

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry; Advocate - Science

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From atoms and fluorescent pigments to sulfa drug synthesis and buckyballs, this chronology presents 250 milestones in the... [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

History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science

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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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A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own and Probably Yours

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A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own...

John Allen Paulos

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

Paperback

Employing intuitive ideas from mathematics, this quirky  meta-memoir  raises questions about our lives that most... [more]

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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

Edward O. Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Hardback

The world's greatest naturalist (Jeffrey Sachs) proposes a plan to save Earth's imperiled biosphere. [more]

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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Guiding you through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century, This book offers everything you... [more]

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We are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk About Their Work, Their Lives, and What They Still Want to Know

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We are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk About Their Work,...

Stefan Klein

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Offers a collection of intimate conversations with 19 of the world's best-known scientists. This book reveal what they still... [more]

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Snowflake Seashell Star: Colouring Adventures in Numberland

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Snowflake Seashell Star: Colouring Adventures in Numberland

Alex Bellos

Art & Architecture; Mathematics; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Stationery items

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Alex Bellos, bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland, joins the meditative colouring book craze with this unique... [more]

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Numbers: Their Tales, Types and Treasures

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Numbers: Their Tales, Types and Treasures

Alfred S. Posamentier, Bernd Thaller

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Did you grow up thinking math is boring? It s time to reconsider. This book will teach you everything you ever wondered about... [more]

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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

Aaron O'Dea, Taylor, Paul D.

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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This is the epic story of life on Earth, uniquely retold through some of the most significant fossils ever found. The book... [more]

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2015

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2015

Adam Spencer

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

<p>The annual collection celebrating the finest Australian science writing of the year.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">How... [more]

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

Kathryn Harkup

Biography; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Medical toxicology; Popular science

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Fourteen Agatha Christie novels. Fourteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn't mean it's entirely made up... [more]

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Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries

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Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries

Colin Pask

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics; History of science

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This book looks at fifty great calculations, exploring how and why they were developed and assessing their impact on the history... [more]

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This Wonderfully Strange Country: Rev. W. B. Clarke, Colonial Scientist

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This Wonderfully Strange Country: Rev. W. B. Clarke, Colonial Scientist...

Robert Young

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The Rev. William Clarke came to Australia in 1839 with an established reputation in geology, and was so influential that he... [more]

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Evolution: The Whole Story

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Evolution: The Whole Story

Steve Parker, Dr. Alice Roberts

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

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Contains everything you need to know about the development and survival of life on Earth. This book includes detailed comparative... [more]

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Math Geek: From Klein Bottles to Chaos Theory, a Guide to the Nerdiest Math Facts, Theorems, and Equations

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Math Geek: From Klein Bottles to Chaos Theory, a Guide to the Nerdiest Math...

Raphael Rosen

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Filled with compelling mathematical explanations, Math Geek sheds light on the incredible world of numbers hidden deep within... [more]

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The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . and How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe

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

Thomas Levenson

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Relativity physics

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The story of the fifty-year search by the world s top scientists for a missing planet, and Albert Einstein s remarkable proof... [more]

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200 Years: The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

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200 Years: The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

Peter Valder

History of science; Botany & plant sciences; Gardening

Hardback

This is the garden that gave the world the Wollemi Pine - previously known only from 40,000 year old fossils. The garden that... [more]

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

Giulia Enders

Medicine; Physiology; Popular science

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The message is simple - if we treat our gut well, it will treat us well in return. But how do we do that? And why do we need... [more]

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How We'll Live on Mars

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How We'll Live on Mars

Stephen Petranek

Social issues & processes; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Space science

Hardback

Award-winning journalist Stephen Petranek makes the case that living on Mars is not just plausible, but inevitable. [more]

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The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity

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The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the...

Norman Doidge

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Through hopeful, astonishing stories, The Brain&rsquo;s Way of Healing explains how mind, brain, and body, and the energies... [more]

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Wild Connection: What Animal Courtship and Mating Tell Us About Human Relationships

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Wild Connection: What Animal Courtship and Mating Tell Us About Human Relationships...

Jennifer L. Verdolin

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour

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Wild Kingdom meets Sex and the City in this scientific perspective on dating and relationships. A specialist in animal... [more]

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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality

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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality...

Dave Goldberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Mathematical physics

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Why is the sky dark at night? Is it possible to build a shrink-ray gun? If there is antimatter, can there be antipeople? Why... [more]

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