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Oxygen: The Molecule That Made the World

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Oxygen: The Molecule That Made the World

Nick Lane

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

Paperback

Oxygen is the engine of life and evolution. This book explores the impact that oxygen has had on Earth, and the history of... [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 Schwarz Lemma

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The Schwarz Lemma

Sean Dineen

Mathematics & Sciences; Complex analysis, complex variables

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Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, this self-contained overview covers the classical Schwarz lemma,... [more]

$33.95

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The Impact of Science on Society

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The Impact of Science on Society

Bertrand Russell

Philosophy; Impact of science & technology on society

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Previously published: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1953. [more]

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Touch: The Science of the Sense That Makes Us Human

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Touch: The Science of the Sense That Makes Us Human

David J. Linden

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Exploring the many surprising facts and myths about our sense of touch, this book reveals how it defines us - and how, by... [more]

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Astrophysics: A Very Short Introduction

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Astrophysics: A Very Short Introduction

James Binney

Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics

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Astrophysics is said to have been born when Isaac Newton saw an apple drop in his orchard and had the electrifying insight... [more]

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The Birth of the Anthropocene

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The Birth of the Anthropocene

Jeremy Davies

General & world history; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences; The environment

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The world faces an environmental crisis unprecedented in human history. Carbon dioxide levels have reached heights not seen... [more]

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Summing it Up: From One Plus One to Modern Number Theory

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Summing it Up: From One Plus One to Modern Number Theory

Avner Ash, Robert Gross

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Number theory

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We use addition on a daily basis - yet how many of us stop to truly consider the enormous and remarkable ramifications of... [more]

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The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life

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The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life

Yan Wong, Richard Dawkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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A fully updated edition of one of the most original accounts of evolution ever written. [more]

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The Fourth Revolution: How the Infosphere is Reshaping Human Reality

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The Fourth Revolution: How the Infosphere is Reshaping Human Reality

Luciano Floridi

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Ethical & social aspects of computing

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Who are we, and how do we relate to each other? Luciano Floridi argues that the explosive developments in Information and... [more]

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Dinosaurs: The Grand Tour: Everything Worth Knowing about Dinosaurs from Aardonyx to Zuniceratops

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Dinosaurs: The Grand Tour: Everything Worth Knowing about Dinosaurs from...

Keiron Pim

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

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From Aardonyx to Zuniceratops A Dino-Mite Gathering of All the Dinosaurs (More Than 300!) Worth Knowing About We live in a... [more]

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The Physics of Life: The Evolution of Everything

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The Physics of Life: The Evolution of Everything

Adrian Bejan

Mathematics & Sciences

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The Physics of Life illuminates the meaning of evolution in its broadest scientific sense and empowers the reader with a new... [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

Paperback

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

$23.95

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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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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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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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind

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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind...

A. C. Grayling

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of science

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What happened to the European mind between 1605, when an audience watching Macbeth at the Globe might believe that regicide... [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]

$49.95

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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

Paperback

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

$37.95

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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Star Trek: The Official Guide to Our Universe: The True Science Behind the Starship Voyages

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Star Trek: The Official Guide to Our Universe: The True Science Behind the...

Andrew Fazekas

Television; Literature: history & criticism; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

For Star Trek fans and budding stargazers who are ready to launch their own space mission, this inventive book blends science... [more]

$42.95

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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]

$20.95

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Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War

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Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War

Mary Roach

History; Military life & institutions; Occupational medicine; Popular science

Hardback

A New York Times Bestseller America's funniest science writer (Washington Post) Mary Roach explores the science of keeping... [more]

$45.95

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