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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 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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The Great Barrier Reef: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

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The Great Barrier Reef: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

Queensland Museum

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences

Hardback

The definitive guide to the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world's last great wilderness areas. [more]

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Edison and the Rise of Innovation

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Edison and the Rise of Innovation

Leonard DeGraaf

Biography: business & industry; Management & management techniques; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

This book presents in intimate detail the man who helped engineer the modern world. One of history's most prolific inventors... [more]

$39.99  $25.00

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Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks

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Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks

Ken Jennings

Mathematics & Sciences; Cartography, map-making & projections

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It comes as no surprise that, as a kid, Jeopardy! legend Ken Jennings slept with a bulky Hammond world atlas by his pillow... [more]

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The Last Great Ape: A Journey Through Africa and a Fight for the Heart of the Continent

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The Last Great Ape: A Journey Through Africa and a Fight for the Heart of...

Ofir Driori, David McDannald

Mathematics & Sciences; Primates; Conservation of the environment

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An epic journey through Africa by a man who fell in love with a magical and disappearing world and then transformed himself... [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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Crowded Universe: The Race to Find Life Beyond Earth

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Crowded Universe: The Race to Find Life Beyond Earth

Alan Boss

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

From one of the leaders of the search for extrasolar planets, a riveting account of the next breakthrough: the imminent discovery... [more]

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Why Is My Dog Doing That?: Dealing with Doggie Don'ts

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Why Is My Dog Doing That?: Dealing with Doggie Don'ts

Gwen Bailey

Mathematics & Sciences; Dog obedience & training

Hardback

Is your dog driving you bark raving mad? Have your shoes turned into Jimmy Chews? If your dog's behavior is less than stellar,... [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

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

$35.00

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Notebooks from New Guinea: Field Notes of a Tropical Biologist

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Notebooks from New Guinea: Field Notes of a Tropical Biologist

Vojtech Novotny

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

Hardback

Novotny, a leading tropical biologist, does Big Science in Papua New Guinea, one of the world's last wild frontiers. In this... [more]

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Water: The Essence of Life

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Water: The Essence of Life

Mark Niemeyer

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

Water covers more than 70 per cent of planet Earth and constitutes about 70 per cent of our bodies. This title looks at the... [more]

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Greatest Show on Earth

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Greatest Show on Earth

Richard Dawkins (Oxford University)

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Biodiversity

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Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies... [more]

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Affinity, That Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution

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Affinity, That Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution

Mi Gyung Kim

History; Mathematics & Sciences; Physical chemistry

Paperback

A reexamination of the eighteenth-century Chemical Revolution that gives proper due to the concept of chemical affinity. [more]

$67.00  $10.00

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob PAL (All Region DVD)

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Kangaroos: Faces in the Mob PAL (All Region DVD)

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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Miss Leavitts Stars: The Untold Story Of The Woman Who Discovered How To Measure the Universe

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Miss Leavitts Stars: The Untold Story Of The Woman Who Discovered How To...

G. Johnson

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

Hardback

Radcliffe-educated Henrietta Swan Leavitt, fighting ill health and progressive deafness, stumbled upon a new law that allowed... [more]

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The Life of Birds

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The Life of Birds

Sir David Attenborough

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Based on the ten-part program on PBS, this work presents the drama, beauty, and eccentricities of the natural world with unusual... [more]

$64.95  $25.00

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Black Holes: The Reith Lectures

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Black Holes: The Reith Lectures

Stephen Hawking

Documentary movies & films; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

In 2016 Professor Stephen Hawking delivered the BBC Reith Lectures on a subject that has fascinated him for decades - black... [more]

$12.99

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The Call of the Primes: Surprising Patterns, Peculiar Puzzles, and Other Marvels of Mathematics

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The Call of the Primes: Surprising Patterns, Peculiar Puzzles, and Other...

Owen O'Shea

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Paperback

This sampler of entertaining mathematical diversions reveals the elegance and extraordinary usefulness of mathematics for... [more]

$29.99

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

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Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible

Jerry A. Coyne

Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

Paperback

In this provocative book, evolutionary biologist Jerry A. Coyne lays out in clear, dispassionate detail why the toolkit of... [more]

$31.95

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Opposition and Paradoxes: Philosophical Perplexities in Science and Mathematics

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Opposition and Paradoxes: Philosophical Perplexities in Science and Mathematics...

John L. Bell

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy of mathematics; Philosophy of science

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In Oppositions and Paradoxes, John L. Bell uses conceptual puzzles and paradoxes as a window into fundamental concepts of... [more]

$42.95

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Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish

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Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish...

John Hargrove, Howard Chua-Eoan

Mathematics & Sciences; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA)

Paperback

A first-hand account of the lives of captive killer whales by one of the most experienced orca trainers to emerge from SeaWorld... [more]

$26.99

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Into the Black

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Into the Black

Rowland White

Air forces & warfare; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

Paperback

On 12th April 1981, NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia, a revolutionary new spacecraft blasted off from Florida on her maiden flight.... [more]

$35.00

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Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

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Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology

Jim Al-Khalili, Johnjoe McFadden

Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum & theoretical chemistry

Paperback

Drawing on recent ground-breaking experiments around the world, they show how photosynthesis relies on subatomic particles... [more]

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Digital vs Human: How We'll Live, Love, and Think in the Future

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Digital vs Human: How We'll Live, Love, and Think in the Future

Richard Watson

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Advocate - Science

Paperback

From the author of the international bestseller Future Files comes the one book you need to read to prepare for the world... [more]

$35.00

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