Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'OR' between 2 words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
A witty, insightful, and groundbreaking take on one of the most urgent questions of our time: Why, despite overwhelming scientific... [more]
Imagine a typical continent with seemingly endless land in all directions, diverse landscapes with broad valleys and uplands,... [more]
Inside the American Museum of Natural History is an eight-story library... [more]
Game theory is central to understanding human behavior and relevant to all of the behavioral sciences - from biology and economics,... [more]
Introductory text for graduate students in physics taking a year-long course in quantum mechanics in which the third quarter... [more]
Topics include sets and functions, infinite sets and transfinite numbers, topological spaces and basic concepts, product spaces,... [more]
Examining the tools and methods that the Romans employed for their investigations of nature, as well as their cultural, intellectual,... [more]
D'Arcy Thompson's classic On Growth and Form looks at the way things grow and the shapes they take. [more]
The notion of ever-expanding economic growth has been promoted so relentlessly that growth is now entrenched as the natural... [more]
The landscapes of Madagascar have long delighted zoologists, who have discovered, in and among the island's baobad trees and... [more]
A razor-sharp analysis of how record-breaking exploits in extreme sport are redefining the limits of being human. [more]
Elephantine Boabs dot the Kimberley region of Western Australia; cattle rub against giant Bottle Trees and Ironbarks in Queensland,... [more]
From the everyday objects in our homes to the most extraordinary new materials that will shape our future, this book reveals... [more]
Arguably our brain's greatest sense is the ability to understand the minds of others - our real sixth sense. This book takes... [more]
Why is it that incredibly unlikely phenomena actually happen quite regularly and why should we, in fact, expect such things... [more]
Born to parents who were enthusiastic naturalists, and linked through his wider family to a clutch of accomplished scientists,... [more]
In this lively and illuminating discussion of his landmark research, esteemed primatologist Frans de Waal argues that human... [more]
Basic Math and Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps take the guesswork out of solving math equations and will... [more]
People spent the twentieth century obsessed with the future. We created technologies that would help connect us faster, gather... [more]
This definitive guide to the subject, written by three experts in the field, offers a window into a fascinating world. [more]
The Nature Magpie picks the choicest morsels from history, literature, philosophy, science and more of the natural world.... [more]
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]
Teeth are a vital component of vertebrate anatomy and a fundamental part of the fossil record. It was the evolution of teeth,... [more]
When On the Origin of Species came out in 1859, it changed the understanding of life and was the foundation of evolutionary... [more]
Exploring the variety of the microbial world, Nicholas P. Money argues for a radical change of perspective. As molecular... [more]