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Beetle

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Beetle

Adam Dodd

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

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Thoroughly illustrated, bursting with historical detail and accessibly written, this cultural and natural history of the beetle... [more]

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The Water Book

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The Water Book

Alok Jha

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Inorganic chemistry; Hydrology & the hydrosphere; Drought & water supply; Advocate - Science

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A biography of the strangest molecule in the universe. Alok Jha takes the most every day of subjects - water - and explodes... [more]

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Field Guide to Useful Native Plants from Temperate Australia

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Field Guide to Useful Native Plants from Temperate Australia

Judith Caton, Richard Hardwick

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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This guide answers the questions. What are the plants . Where are they found . What do they look like. What can be done with... [more]

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Storm: Nature and Culture

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Storm: Nature and Culture

John Withington

Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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This strikingly illustrated book takes an in-depth and unique look at the nature of storms and their impact on our lives.... [more]

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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science

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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science

Richard Dawkins

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

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In An Appetite for Wonder, the author brought us his memoir of the first 35 years of his life from early childhood in Africa... [more]

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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

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

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The Well-Tuned Brain: The Remedy for a Manic Society

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The Well-Tuned Brain: The Remedy for a Manic Society

Peter C. Whybrow

Popular science; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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In this optimistic and inspiring book, Peter Whybrow, the prize-winning author of American Mania, returns to offer a prescription... [more]

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State of the World: Can a City be Sustainable?

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State of the World: Can a City be Sustainable?

Worldwatch Institute

Urban communities; Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability; Urban & municipal planning

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State of the World first puts our current moment in context, tracing cities in the arc of human history. It also examines... [more]

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Virus: An Illustrated Guide to 101 Incredible Microbes

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Virus: An Illustrated Guide to 101 Incredible Microbes

Dr. Marilyn Roossinck

Mathematics & Sciences; Virology (non-medical)

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Viruses are the last frontier of undiscovered life on our planet. This 21st-century guide offers an engaging introductory... [more]

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Life's Greatest Secret: The Race to Crack the Genetic Code

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Life's Greatest Secret: The Race to Crack the Genetic Code

Matthew Cobb

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; DNA & Genome

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The incredible true story of the discovery of DNA as told by biologist and scientific historian Matthew Cobb. [more]

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Elephant Don: The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse

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Elephant Don: The Politics of a Pachyderm Posse

Caitlin O'Connell

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Wildlife: mammals

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Meet Greg. He's a stocky guy with an outsized swagger. He's been the intimidating, yet sociable don of his posse of friends... [more]

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Maths Squared: 100 Concepts You Should Know

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Maths Squared: 100 Concepts You Should Know

Marianne Freiberger, Rachel Thomas

Mathematics & Sciences

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Everybody knows and understands Pythagoras' theorem, but Maths Squared introduces you to the world of Einstein's relativity... [more]

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Physics Squared: 100 Concepts You Should Know

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Physics Squared: 100 Concepts You Should Know

Giles Sparrow, Graham Southorn

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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Schrodinger's Cat, the Higgs boson particle, string theory-concepts we've all heard of, but how far do we really understand... [more]

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The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future

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The Weather Experiment: The Pioneers Who Sought to See the Future

Peter Moore

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Meteorology & climatology; History of engineering & technology

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A history of weather forecasting and an animated portrait of the nineteenth-century pioneers who made it possible. -- [more]

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The New Wild: Why Invasive Species Will be Nature's Salvation

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The New Wild: Why Invasive Species Will be Nature's Salvation

Fred Pearce

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Conservation of wildlife & habitats

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A provocative exploration of the 'new ecology' and why most of what we think we know about alien species is wrong [more]

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Unnatural Selection: How We are Changing Life, Gene by Gene

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Unnatural Selection: How We are Changing Life, Gene by Gene

Emily Monosson

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Evolution; Genetics (non-medical)

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In Unnatural Selection, Emily Monosson shows how our drugs, pesticides, and pollution are exerting intense selection pressure... [more]

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The Red Kangaroo in Central Australia: An Early Account by A. E. Newsome

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The Red Kangaroo in Central Australia: An Early Account by A. E. Newsome...

Alan Newsome, Thomas Newsome

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Marsupials & monotremes; Wildlife: mammals

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A unique insight into one of Australia's most iconic land mammals [more]

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Big, Bold and Blue: Lessons from Australia's Marine Protected Areas

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Big, Bold and Blue: Lessons from Australia's Marine Protected Areas

Geoff C. Wescott, James Fitzsimons

Mathematics & Sciences; Oceanography (seas); Applied ecology; Conservation of the environment

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Documents the progress across Australia's marine waters in developing the marine protected area system, the challenges faced... [more]

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

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The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

Chris Goodall

Alternative & renewable energy industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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Tracing the switch from fossil fuels to solar power and looking at the technology, people and trends that will take us there.<br... [more]

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The Brain: The Story of You

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The Brain: The Story of You

David Eagleman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Bestselling author and 'the hottest thing in neuroscience' (The Times), David Eagleman, takes readers on a fascinating and... [more]

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Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World

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Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World

Bernie Krause

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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A founder of soundscape ecology offers a pioneering field guide for listening to and recording the sounds of the wild [more]

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Animal: The Autobiography of a Female Body

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Animal: The Autobiography of a Female Body

Sara Pascoe

Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Medicine; Popular science; Humour

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Women have so much going on, what with boobs and jealousy and menstruating and broodiness and sex and infidelity and pubes... [more]

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Einstein's Jury: The Race to Test Relativity

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Einstein's Jury: The Race to Test Relativity

Jeffrey Crelinsten

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Relativity physics

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Presents the story of how astronomers in Germany, England, and America competed to test Einstein's developing theory of relativity.... [more]

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Baseball's All-Time Best Sluggers: Adjusted Batting Performance from Strikeouts to Home Runs

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Baseball's All-Time Best Sluggers: Adjusted Batting Performance from Strikeouts...

Michael J. Schell

Mathematics & Sciences; Baseball

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Presents an examination of the game of baseball using the most statistical tools available. This book provides an evaluation... [more]

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An Equation for Every Occasion: Fifty-Two Formulas and Why They Matter

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An Equation for Every Occasion: Fifty-Two Formulas and Why They Matter

John M. Henshaw

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis

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Smartly conceived and fast paced, his book offers something for anyone curious about math and its impacts. [more]

$51.95

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