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Museum: The Macleays, Their Collections and the Search for Order

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Museum: The Macleays, Their Collections and the Search for Order

Ashley Hay, Robyn Stacey

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

Hardback

Museum presents a new telling of the richness of Australia's natural history. [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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Figures for Fun: Stories, Puzzles and Conundrums

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Figures for Fun: Stories, Puzzles and Conundrums

Yakov I. Perelman, Yakov Perelman

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

This motley collection features more than 100 puzzles involving coin tricks, chess problems, magic squares, and a host of... [more]

$16.95

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

Eratosthenes, Hyginus, Aratus

History; Galaxies & stars

Paperback

This translation brings together ancient classical texts derived from Eratosthenes' handbook of astral mythology, Hyginus'... [more]

$17.95

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Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration

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Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration

Buzz Aldrin, Leonard David

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Astronautics

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Celebrated astronaut and bestselling author Buzz Aldrin boldly supports the continuing quest to explore the new frontiers... [more]

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The Formula: How Algorithms Solve All Our Problems... and Create More

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The Formula: How Algorithms Solve All Our Problems... and Create More

Luke Dormehl

Mathematics & Sciences; Numerical analysis; Popular science

Paperback

What if everything in life could be reduced to a simple formula? What if numbers were able to tell us which partners we were... [more]

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The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance and Empower the Mind

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The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance and...

Michio Kaku

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

Paperback

Recording memories, mind reading, videotaping our dreams, mind control, avatars, and telekinesis - no longer are these feats... [more]

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Birds, Bees and Educated Fleas: An A -Z Guide to the Sexual Predilections of Animals from Aardvarks to Zebras

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Birds, Bees and Educated Fleas: An A -Z Guide to the Sexual Predilections...

Bruce Montague

Mathematics & Sciences; Humour; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

Arranged alphabetically by species, here is the perfect handbook for any peeping Tom or Tomasina who wants to know what goes... [more]

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Mouse

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Mouse

Georgie Carroll

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals

Paperback

An animal worshipped, slaughtered, loved and loathed, the mouse is a beguiling part of our culture and environment. Mouse... [more]

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The Stressed Sex: Uncovering the Truth About Men, Women, and Mental Health

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The Stressed Sex: Uncovering the Truth About Men, Women, and Mental Health...

Daniel Freeman, Jason Freeman

Gender studies, gender groups; Clinical psychology; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Are rates of psychological disorder different for men and women? The answer to this question, and its implications, are far-reaching.... [more]

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Risk

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Risk

Sue Stockdale, Clive Steeper

Management & management techniques; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

All That Matters about Risk - what it is, how we make decisions, and how we can do so more rationally. [more]

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Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe

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Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe

Martin Rees

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Astronomer Royal Martin Rees shows how the behaviour and origins of the universe can be explained by just six numbers. [more]

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Plate Tectonics: A Very Short Introduction

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Plate Tectonics: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Molnar

Mathematics & Sciences; Historical geology

Paperback

Plate tectonics caused a revolution in our understanding of the Earth. It has aided our understanding of why earthquakes and... [more]

$15.95

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Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers

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Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers

Ian Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Ian Stewart explores the astonishing properties of numbers from 1 to10 to zero and infinity, including one figure that, if... [more]

$29.99

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Sex by Numbers: What Statistics Can Tell Us About Sexual Behaviour

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Sex by Numbers: What Statistics Can Tell Us About Sexual Behaviour

David Spiegelhalter

Sociology: sexual relations; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Whatever society we live in, and however open-minded we like to think we are, when it comes to our sex lives we all like to... [more]

$27.99

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A Brief History of Mathematical Thought: Key Concepts and Where They Come from

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A Brief History of Mathematical Thought: Key Concepts and Where They Come...

Luke Heaton

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Mathematics is a product of human culture which has developed along with our attempts to comprehend the world around us. In... [more]

$19.99

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What If Einstein Was Wrong: Asking the Big Questions About Physics

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What If Einstein Was Wrong: Asking the Big Questions About Physics

Brian Clegg, Jim Al-Khalili

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

Paperback

Challenges a team of scholars to experiment with 50 topical science speculations at a time when the hunt for the Higgs boson... [more]

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Alex Through the Looking Glass: How Life Reflects Numbers, and Numbers Reflect Life

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Alex Through the Looking Glass: How Life Reflects Numbers, and Numbers Reflect...

Alex Bellos

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

From triangles, rotations and power laws, to fractals, cones and curves, bestselling author Alex Bellos takes you on a journey... [more]

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A Climate of Crisis: America in the Age of Environmentalism

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A Climate of Crisis: America in the Age of Environmentalism

Patrick Allitt

History of the Americas; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Few topics incite more passion and controversy than the idea of climate change. Historian Patrick Allitt argues that a mood... [more]

$29.99

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A Rough Ride to the Future

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A Rough Ride to the Future

James Lovelock

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Paperback

Presents a radical vision of humanity's future as the thinking brain of our Earth-system. This book introduces two new author's... [more]

$22.99

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1,001 Geometry Practice Problems For Dummies

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1,001 Geometry Practice Problems For Dummies

Consumer Dummies

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

Paperback

Practice makes perfect! Get perfect with a thousand and one practice problems!1,001 Geometry Practice Problems For Dummies... [more]

$28.95

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Dictionary of Physics

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Dictionary of Physics

Jonathan Law, Richard Rennie

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

Paperback

Containing almost 4,000 entries, including extended feature entries and biographies of key scientists, this authoritative... [more]

$26.95

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Shrimps, Prawns and Lobsters

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Shrimps, Prawns and Lobsters

Gary Poore

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

For most of us, shrimps, prawns and lobsters immediately brings to mind something edible and tasty. Many are small inconspicuous... [more]

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The Science of Tv's the Big Bang Theory: Explanations Even Penny Would Understand

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The Science of Tv's the Big Bang Theory: Explanations Even Penny Would Understand...

David H. Zobel, Dave Zobel

Television; Science fiction; Popular science

Paperback

The highest-rated scripted show on TV, The Big Bang Theory (CBS) often features Sheldon, Howard, Leonard and Raj wisecracking... [more]

$21.99

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Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe

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Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe

Jeremiah P. Ostriker, Simon Mitton

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Describes the saga of humankind's quest to unravel the secrets of the universe. This title explains the physics and the history... [more]

$34.95

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