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Switched on: A Memoir of Brain Change, Emotional Awakening, and the Emerging Science of Neurostimulation

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Switched on: A Memoir of Brain Change, Emotional Awakening, and the Emerging...

John Elder Robison

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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People with autism have trouble reading the unspoken signals of others. The conventional wisdom says they don't have the... [more]

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Aping Mankind

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Aping Mankind

Raymond Tallis

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Evolution; Neurosciences

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Previously published: Durham [England]: Acumen Pub., 2012. [more]

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Beyond: Our Future in Space

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Beyond: Our Future in Space

Chris Impey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Expansive and enlightening... Impey packs his prose with wonderful anecdotes and weird factoids. -New York Times Book Review... [more]

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Forensic Science: A Beginner's Guide

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Forensic Science: A Beginner's Guide

Jay Siegel

Forensic science; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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This fully-updated second edition follows the evidence from the crime scene to the court room [more]

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Florilegium: The Royal Botanic Gardens Celebrating 200 Years

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Florilegium: The Royal Botanic Gardens Celebrating 200 Years

Royal Botanic Gardens

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences

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A major collection of contemporary botanical illustration. Forty-one Australian and twenty-three overseas artists have contributed... [more]

$65.00

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Journey to the Centre of the Earth: A Scientific Exploration into the Heart of Our Planet

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Journey to the Centre of the Earth: A Scientific Exploration into the Heart...

David Whitehouse

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

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A history of exploration beneath the surface of our planet, a remarkable voyage of scientific discovery over the past 150... [more]

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Death on Earth: Adventures in Evolution and Mortality

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Death on Earth: Adventures in Evolution and Mortality

Jules Howard

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences

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As you read these words Planet Earth teems with trillions of life-forms, each going about their own business; eating, reproducing,... [more]

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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

Nick Bostrom

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

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The human brain has some capabilities that the brains of other animals lack.... [more]

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The South Pole: Nature and Culture

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The South Pole: Nature and Culture

Dr. Elizabeth Leane

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Geography

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The first multi-disciplinary history of the South Pole, covering a diverse range of topics from exploration to art, science... [more]

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What is Life?: How Chemistry Becomes Biology

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What is Life?: How Chemistry Becomes Biology

Addy Pross

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

<div>Reconsiders the big question: how did life emerge from non-life?</div> [more]

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Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the Tenth Dimension

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Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps,...

Michio Kaku

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Already thoroughly familiar to the seasoned science fiction fan, hyperspace is that realm which enables a spaceship captain... [more]

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The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia

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The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia

Michael F. Braby

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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An new edition of the bestselling The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia. [more]

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Crystallography: A Very Short Introduction

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Crystallography: A Very Short Introduction

A. M. Glazer

Mathematics & Sciences; Crystallography

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Crystallography is a vital field that underlies much research in chemistry and materials science, and has played a central... [more]

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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

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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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Perth Plants: A Field Guide to the Bushland and Coastal Flora of Kings Park and Bold Park

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Perth Plants: A Field Guide to the Bushland and Coastal Flora of Kings Park...

Eng Pin Tay, Russell Barrett

Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences

Paperback

This Second Edition of this field guide contains 22 additional species and updated photography throughout. It is based on... [more]

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Birds of Borneo

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Birds of Borneo

Susan Myers

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Covering the whole of the island of Borneo, this fully revised and updated edition is indispensable for anyone interested... [more]

$60.00

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Calculus in the First Three Dimensions

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Calculus in the First Three Dimensions

Sherman K. Stein

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

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Introduction to calculus for both undergraduate math majors and those pursuing other areas of science and engineering for... [more]

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Colliding Plane Waves in General Relativity

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Colliding Plane Waves in General Relativity

J.B. Griffiths

Mathematics & Sciences; Relativity physics

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This monograph is a survey of recent research on the collision and interaction of gravitational and electromagnetic waves,... [more]

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The Quantum Story: A History in 40 Moments

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The Quantum Story: A History in 40 Moments

Jim Baggott

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Utterly beautiful. Profoundly disconcerting. Quantum theory is quite simply the most successful account of the physical universe... [more]

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Women After All: Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy

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Women After All: Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy

Melvin Konner

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human biology

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A sparkling, thought-provoking account of sexual differences. Whether you're a man or a woman, you'll find his conclusions... [more]

$23.95

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The Age of Em: Work, Love and Life When Robots Rule the Earth

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The Age of Em: Work, Love and Life When Robots Rule the Earth

Robin Hanson

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Robotics

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Robots may one day rule the world, but what is a robot-ruled Earth like? Many think that the first truly smart robots will... [more]

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AI: Its Nature and Future

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AI: Its Nature and Future

Margaret A. Boden

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

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Artificial Intelligence surrounds us; in our homes, schools and offices, in our cinemas, in art galleries and - not least... [more]

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood

Oliver Sacks

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Memoirs; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Popular science

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Presents a memoir from Oliver Sacks, which is both a departure from and an enhancement of his previous psychologically orientated... [more]

$24.99

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On the Move: A Life

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On the Move: A Life

Oliver Sacks

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Popular science

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An impassioned, tender and joyous memoir by the author of Musicophilia and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. [more]

$22.99

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Finding Zero

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Finding Zero

Amir D. Aczel

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Mathematics & Sciences

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The story of how we got our numbers - told through one mathematician's journey to find zero. [more]

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