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Australia's Remarkable Trees

Australia's Remarkable Trees

Richard Allen

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Elephantine Boabs dot the Kimberley region of Western Australia; cattle rub against giant Bottle Trees and Ironbarks in Queensland,... [more]

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Classical Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Classical Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

George Hrabovsky, Leonard Susskind

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

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Combining crystal-clear explanations of the laws of the universe with basic exercises (including essential equations and maths),... [more]

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The Nature Magpie: A Cornucopia of Facts, Anecdotes, Folklore and Literature from the Natural World

The Nature Magpie: A Cornucopia of Facts, Anecdotes, Folklore and Literature...

Daniel Allen

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

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The Nature Magpie picks the choicest morsels from history, literature, philosophy, science and more of the natural world.... [more]

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Where Do Camels Belong?: The Story and Science of Invasive Species

Where Do Camels Belong?: The Story and Science of Invasive Species

Ken Thompson

Mathematics & Sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Biodiversity; Gardening; The natural world, country life & pets; Wildlife: mammals

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Where do camels belong? In the Arab world may seem the obvious answer, but they are relative newcomers there. They evolved... [more]

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Trying Not to Try: The Ancient Art of Effortlessness and the Surprising Power of Spontaneity

Trying Not to Try: The Ancient Art of Effortlessness and the Surprising...

Edward Slingerland

Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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Why is it hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a first date? What is it... [more]

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The Amoeba in the Room: Lives of the Microbes

The Amoeba in the Room: Lives of the Microbes

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Microbiology (non-medical)

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Exploring the variety of the microbial world, Nicholas P. Money argues for a radical change of perspective. As molecular... [more]

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Naturalist's Voyage Round the World: The Voyage of the Beagle

Naturalist's Voyage Round the World: The Voyage of the Beagle

Charles Darwin

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; The environment; The natural world, country life & pets; The Earth: natural history general; Travel writing; Classic travel writing

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When On the Origin of Species came out in 1859, it changed the understanding of life and was the foundation of evolutionary... [more]

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Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe

Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe

John Freely

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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How science was born in a religious age [more]

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Climate Change Adaptation Plan for Australian Birds

Climate Change Adaptation Plan for Australian Birds

Stephen T. Garnett, Donald C. Franklin

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Animal ecology; Birds (ornithology); Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Global warming

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Outlines the nature of climate change related threats for the top 25% of Australia's bird taxa. [more]

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Teeth: A Very Short Introduction

Teeth: A Very Short Introduction

Peter S. Ungar

Dentistry; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal physiology

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Teeth are a vital component of vertebrate anatomy and a fundamental part of the fossil record. It was the evolution of teeth,... [more]

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Finding Australian Birds: A Field Guide to Birding Locations

Finding Australian Birds: A Field Guide to Birding Locations

Rohan Clarke, Tim Dolby

Service industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A guide to the special birds found across Australia's vastly varied landscapes. [more]

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Nature's Nether Regions: What the Sex Lives of Bugs, Birds and Beasts Tell Us About Evolution, Biodiversity and Ourselves

Nature's Nether Regions: What the Sex Lives of Bugs, Birds and Beasts Tell...

Menno Schilthuizen

Mathematics & Sciences; Life sciences: general issues; Zoology & animal sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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The story of evolution as you've never heard it before What's the easiest way to tell species apart? Check their genitals.... [more]

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One Plus One Equals One: Symbiosis and the evolution of complex life

One Plus One Equals One: Symbiosis and the evolution of complex life

John Archibald

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Molecular biology

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John Archibald chronicles the revolutionary insights provided by modern molecular biology, especially rapid DNA sequencing.... [more]

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30-Second Elements

30-Second Elements

Eric Scerri

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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30-Second Elements presents you with the foundations of chemical knowledge, distilling the 50 most significant chemical elements... [more]

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Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of Species

Wallace, Darwin, and the Origin of Species

James T. Costa

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Evolution

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Darwin is credited with discovering evolution through natural selection, but Alfred Russel Wallace saw the same process at... [more]

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The Chemistry of Alchemy: From Dragon's Blood to Donkey Dung, How Chemistry Was Forged

The Chemistry of Alchemy: From Dragon's Blood to Donkey Dung, How Chemistry...

Cathy Cobb, Monty L Fetterolf, Harold Goldwhite

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; History of science; Popular science; Chemistry; Magic, spells & alchemy

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A unique approach to the history of science using do-it-yourself experiments along with brief historical profiles to demonstrate... [more]

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Finding Longitude: How Ships, Clocks and Stars Helped Solve the Longitude Problem

Finding Longitude: How Ships, Clocks and Stars Helped Solve the Longitude...

National Maritime Museum, Richard Dunn, Rebekah Higgitt

Biography: science, technology & engineering; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Maritime history; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Geodesy & surveying for maps & charts; Precision instruments manufacture; Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology)

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Official publication of the National Maritime Museum's exhibition Ships, Clocks and Stars: The Quest for Longitude . [more]

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In the Interests of Safety: The Absurd Rules That Blight Our Lives and How We Can Change Them

In the Interests of Safety: The Absurd Rules That Blight Our Lives and How...

Tracey Brown, Michael Hanlon

Fiction & Literature; Occupational & industrial health & safety; Popular science

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Does an airline pilot really need to surrender his tweezers at airport security when he's about to board an aircraft equipped... [more]

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Paradoxes in Mathematics

Paradoxes in Mathematics

Stanley J. Farlow

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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Students and puzzle enthusiasts will get plenty of enjoyment plus some painless mathematical instruction from 30 conundrums,... [more]

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Finite Quantum Electrodynamics: The Causal Approach

Finite Quantum Electrodynamics: The Causal Approach

Gunter Scharf

Mathematics & Sciences; Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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The third edition of this classic graduate-level physics text covers relativistic quantum mechanics, field quantization, causal... [more]

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Weird Life: The Search for Life That is Very, Very Different from Our Own

Weird Life: The Search for Life That is Very, Very Different from Our Own...

David Toomey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Xenobiotics

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A fascinating introduction to the weirdest life forms known to science and the maverick scientists who search for them. [more]

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Are We All Scientific Experts Now?

Are We All Scientific Experts Now?

Harry Collins

Philosophy; Sociology & anthropology; Sociology; Education; Impact of science & technology on society

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To ordinary people, science used to seem infallible. Scientists were heroes, selflessly pursuing knowledge for the common... [more]

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Diamonds

Diamonds

Ian Smillie

Mining industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Economic geology

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Diamonds are a multi-billion dollar business involving some of the world's largest mining companies, a million and a half... [more]

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Me, Myself, and Why: Searching for the Science of Self

Me, Myself, and Why: Searching for the Science of Self

Jennifer Ouellette

Society & Social Sciences; The self, ego, identity, personality; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical); Neurosciences

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Dives into the miniscule ranges of variation to understand just what sets us apart. In this book, the author draws on research... [more]

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Anatomies: The Human Body, Its Parts and The Stories They Tell

Anatomies: The Human Body, Its Parts and The Stories They Tell

Hugh Aldersey-Williams

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Including facts, stories and information drawn from across history, science, art and literature - from finger-prints to angel... [more]

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