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Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War

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Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War

Brandon R. Brown

Biography: science, technology & engineering; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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The biography of Max Planck, a brilliant scientist living in Nazi Germany, and a man considered to be the father of quantum... [more]

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A Sky Wonderful with Stars: 50 Years of Modern Astronomy on Maunakea

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A Sky Wonderful with Stars: 50 Years of Modern Astronomy on Maunakea

Michael West

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

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A Sky Wonderful with Stars: 50 Years of Modern Astronomy on Maunakea tells the fascinating story of how a remote mountaintop... [more]

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Beyond Words

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Beyond Words

Carl Safina

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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Carl Safina's childhood by the long island shore launched a life-long passion for animals. In his new book, Safina delves... [more]

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What That Means for Life in the Universe

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Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional - and What That Means for Life in...

David Waltham

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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In this pop-science masterpiece Waltham, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, argues that life on Earth is, amazingly,... [more]

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The Galapagos: A Natural History

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The Galapagos: A Natural History

Henry Nicholls

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

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The Galapagos were once known to the sailors and pirates who encountered them as Las Encantadas: the enchanted islands, home... [more]

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A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland

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A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland

Steve Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: reptiles & amphibians

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A Field Guide to Reptiles of Queensland covers all of Queensland's 440 named species, including 135 that occur nowhere else.... [more]

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Louisa Atkinson's Nature Notes

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Louisa Atkinson's Nature Notes

Penny Olsen

Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences

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Nineteenth-century writer and journalist Louisa Atkinson was a remarkable woman. She was the author, at the age of 23, of... [more]

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Why Science Does Not Disprove God

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Why Science Does Not Disprove God

Amir D Aczel

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Philosophy of science; History of science

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By a renowned science writer, a much-needed, clear-eyed presentation of the fact that faith in God and empirical science... [more]

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10% Human: How Your Body's Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness

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10% Human: How Your Body's Microbes Hold the Key to Health and Happiness...

Alanna Collen

Mathematics & Sciences; Human biology; Popular medicine & health

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There's more to being human than you think: in this groundbreaking book Alanna Collen explores the extraordinary world of... [more]

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Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation

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Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation

Dan Fagin

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Mathematics & Sciences; The environment; Environmental science, engineering & technology

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Rooted in a centuries-old scientific quest, this is an epic of dumpers at midnight and deceptions in broad daylight, of corporate... [more]

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Mathematics

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Mathematics

Mike Askew

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Educational: Mathematics & numeracy

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Do we still need mathematics? [more]

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The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Civilization in the Aftermath of a Cataclysm

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The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Civilization in the Aftermath of a Cataclysm...

Lewis Dartnell

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Technology: general issues

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How would you go about rebuilding a technological society from scratch? [more]

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Land of Sweeping Plains: Managing and Restoring the Native Grasslands of South-Eastern Australia

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Land of Sweeping Plains: Managing and Restoring the Native Grasslands of...

Nicholas Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; Grasslands, heaths, prairies, tundra; Management of land & natural resources

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An accessible guide to the management and restoration of native grasslands. [more]

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

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

Matthew Cobb

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

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Life's Greatest Secret is the story of the discovery and cracking of the genetic code. This great scientific breakthrough... [more]

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I See a Kookaburra!: Discovering Animal Habitats Around the World

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I See a Kookaburra!: Discovering Animal Habitats Around the World

Steve Jenkins, Robin Page

Zoology & animal sciences; Children's & Educational; Picture books, activity books & early learning material

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Readers can search for an oystercatcher, an elephant shrew, and a fierce snapping turtle in the places where they live in... [more]

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The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who

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The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who

Simon Guerrier, Marek Kukula

Science fiction; Popular science

Hardback

Doctor Who stories are many things: thrilling adventures, historical dramas, tales of love and war and jelly babies. They're... [more]

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Asteroids: Relics of Ancient Time

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Asteroids: Relics of Ancient Time

Michael K. Shepard

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

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An engaging read for anyone curious about asteroids and what they may mean for our future - both as threats and opportunities.... [more]

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Weeds

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Weeds

Nina Edwards

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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A scientific and cultural history of weeds, which shows that regarding certain plants as weeds and not others is purely a... [more]

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The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos

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The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding...

Leonard Mlodinow

Child & developmental psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Guides us through the critical eras and events in the development of science. This book offers a tribute to humanity's intellectual... [more]

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Bees: An Up-Close Look at Pollinators Around the World

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Bees: An Up-Close Look at Pollinators Around the World

Sam Droege, Laurence Packer

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

Hardback

Bees includes more than 100 of the most eye-catching varieties of bees in stunning, up-close photographs. Enjoy the diversity... [more]

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Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises: A Natural History and Species Guide

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Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises: A Natural History and Species Guide

Annalisa Berta

Mathematics & Sciences; Marine & freshwater mammals

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The 89 species of the order Cetacea are some of the most diverse, intelligent, and elusive animals on the planet. This title... [more]

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The Gamma Function

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The Gamma Function

Emil Artin

Mathematics & Sciences; Functional analysis & transforms

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This brief monograph bridges a gap between sketchy and over-complicated... [more]

$16.95

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Cells to Civilizations: The Principles of Change That Shape Life

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Cells to Civilizations: The Principles of Change That Shape Life

Enrico Coen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Developmental biology; Cellular biology (cytology)

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Offers an account of how life transforms itself - from the production of bacteria to the emergence of complex civilizations.... [more]

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Beyond the Brain: How Body and Environment Shape Animal and Human Minds

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Beyond the Brain: How Body and Environment Shape Animal and Human Minds...

Louise Barrett

Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Animal behaviour

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Drawing on examples from animal behavior, comparative psychology, robotics, artificial life, developmental psychology, and... [more]

$42.95

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Life on a Young Planet: The First Three Billion Years of Evolution on Earth

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Life on a Young Planet: The First Three Billion Years of Evolution on Earth...

Andrew H. Knoll

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Palaeontology

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Knoll explores the deep history of life from its origins on a young planet to the incredible Cambrian explosion, with the... [more]

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