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Materials: A Very Short Introduction

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Materials: A Very Short Introduction

Christopher Hall

Mathematics & Sciences; Materials science

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In this Very Short Introduction, Christopher Hall shows how material science combines physics, chemistry, and biology with... [more]

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Carbon Shock: A Tale of Risk and Calculus on the Front Lines of a Disrupted Global Economy

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Carbon Shock: A Tale of Risk and Calculus on the Front Lines of a Disrupted...

Mark Schapiro

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology

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In Carbon Shock, veteran journalist Mark Schapiro takes readers on a journey into a world where the same chaotic forces reshaping... [more]

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Why Can't a Woman be More Like a Man

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Why Can't a Woman be More Like a Man

Lewis Wolpert

Sexual behaviour; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human biology

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Why are there two sexes? How different are they and why? Why can't a woman be more like a man? Or should the question be:... [more]

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Air: Nature and Culture

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Air: Nature and Culture

Peter Adey

Mathematics & Sciences; Human geography; The environment

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A unique, richly illustrated account of our interaction with air through history, which covers science, literature, art and... [more]

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Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better

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Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better...

Clive Thompson

Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Impact of science & technology on society

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A brilliant examination into how the internet is profoundly changing the way we think. [more]

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Sex on Earth: A Celebration of Animal Reproduction

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Sex on Earth: A Celebration of Animal Reproduction

Jules Howard

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal reproduction

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A journey of discovery through the spectacular intricacies of reproduction in the animal kingdom. [more]

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

David J. Vaughan

Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems; Geology & the lithosphere

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The Earth contains a vast array of minerals, many with highly complex arrangements of atoms of several elements. In this Very... [more]

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A First Course in Geometry

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A First Course in Geometry

Edward Walsh

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

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Suitable for college courses, this introductory text covers the language of mathematics, geometric sets of points, separation... [more]

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How Far is Deep Space -

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How Far is Deep Space -

Guy Holt

Astronomy, space & time; The natural world, country life & pets; Children's & Educational

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This is the book that begins on page one at the surface of the Earth and, as you turn the pages, takes the reader out through... [more]

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Six Not-so-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time

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Six Not-so-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time...

Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Six lectures, all regarding the most revolutionary discovery in twentieth-century physics: Einstein's Theory of Relativity.... [more]

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I Used to Know That: Maths

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I Used to Know That: Maths

Chris Waring

Mathematics & Sciences

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Brush up on your mental arithmetic, including percentages, averages and recurring decimals or work on your trigonometry skills,... [more]

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Microbiology: A Very Short Introduction

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Microbiology: A Very Short Introduction

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Microbiology (non-medical)

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Modern microbiology has transformed our understanding of life on earth, and had a huge impact on medicine, agriculture, and... [more]

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The Alan Turing, the Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film,  The Imitation Game

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The Alan Turing, the Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film, The Imitation...

Andrew Hodges

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

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The book that inspired the film The imitation game. [more]

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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

B. Jack Copeland

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Computer science

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B. Jack Copeland celebrates the life and work of one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century. Best known for the role... [more]

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Linear Programming: An Introduction to Finite Improvement Algorithms

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Linear Programming: An Introduction to Finite Improvement Algorithms

Daniel Solow

Mathematics & Sciences; Linear programming

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This text covers the basic theory and computation for a first course in linear programming, including substantial material... [more]

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Infinite Series

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Infinite Series

Isidore Isaac Hirschman

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus & mathematical analysis

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Text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students examines Taylor series, Fourier series, uniform convergence, power series,... [more]

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Lebesgue Integration

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Lebesgue Integration

J. H. Williamson

Mathematics & Sciences; Integral calculus & equations

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Concise introduction to Lebesgue integration may be read by any student familiar with real variable theory and elementary... [more]

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Genes: A Very Short Introduction

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Genes: A Very Short Introduction

Jonathan Slack

Medical genetics; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical)

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In this Very Short Introduction to the gene Jonathan Slack explores the discovery, nature, and role of genes in evolution... [more]

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How to Think About Analysis

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How to Think About Analysis

Lara Alcock

Mathematics & Sciences; Real analysis, real variables

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Analysis is a core subject in most undergraduate mathematics degrees. It is elegant, clever and rewarding to learn, but it... [more]

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2014

Deborah Blum, Tim Folger

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; The natural world, country life & pets

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Deborah Blum, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author, edits this year's volume of the finest science and... [more]

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To Save Everything, Click Here: Technology, Solutionism, and the Urge to Fix Problems that Don't Exist

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To Save Everything, Click Here: Technology, Solutionism, and the Urge to...

Evgeny Morozov

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society; Computing: general

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Our gadgets are getting smarter. Technology can log what we buy, customize what we consume and enable us to save and share... [more]

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Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital Life

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Life at the Speed of Light: From the Double Helix to the Dawn of Digital...

J. Craig Venter

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome

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The renowned scientist and author of A Life Decoded examines the creation of life in the new field of synthetic genomics.... [more]

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Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction

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Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction

Bill McGuire

Mathematics & Sciences; Natural disasters

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In this Very Short Introduction Bill McGuire explores the potential catastrophes facing our planet. Assessing both the probability... [more]

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Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

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Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change

Andrew T. Guzman

Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Global warming; Social impact of environmental issues

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In Overheated, Guzman takes climate change out of the realm of scientific abstraction to explore its real-world consequences.... [more]

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Ten Commitments Revisited: Securing Australia's Future Environment

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Ten Commitments Revisited: Securing Australia's Future Environment

Steve Morton, David Lindenmayer, Stephen Dovers

Mathematics & Sciences; Management of land & natural resources

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A 'must read' follow-up to the highly successful Ten Commitments book. [more]

$49.95

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