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The Lion in the Living Room: How House Cats Tamed Us and Took Over the World

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The Lion in the Living Room: How House Cats Tamed Us and Took Over the World...

Abigail Tucker

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets

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An adventure through world history, natural science, and pop culture in search of how cats conquered the world, the Internet,... [more]

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Heart of the Machine: Our Future in a World of Artificial Emotional Intelligence

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Heart of the Machine: Our Future in a World of Artificial Emotional Intelligence...

Richard Yonck

Mathematics & Sciences; Artificial intelligence; Computer vision; User interface design & usability

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For Readers of Ray Kurzweil and Michio Kaku, a New Look at the Cutting Edge of Artificial Intelligence [more]

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Get Well Soon

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Get Well Soon

Jennifer Wright

History of medicine; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Get Well Soon delivers the gruesome, morbid details of some of the worst plagues in human history, as well as stories of the... [more]

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Shoot the Moon: A Complete Guide to Lunar Imaging

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Shoot the Moon: A Complete Guide to Lunar Imaging

Nicolas Dupont-Bloch

Photographic equipment & techniques; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

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Dedicated to modern lunar imaging, this is an in-depth and illustrated guide to capturing impressive images of our nearest... [more]

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Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway

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Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway

Siobhan Roberts

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

Paperback

<b> A delightful meta-biography--playful indeed--of a brilliant iconoclast. --James Gleick, author of <i>The Information</i></b>... [more]

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Standard Deviations: Flawed Assumptions, Tortured Data and Other Ways to Lie with Statistics

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Standard Deviations: Flawed Assumptions, Tortured Data and Other Ways to...

Gary Smith

Economic statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

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A lively deconstruction of statistical lies we so easily lap up and the damage they do, bringing into stark relief the fraud... [more]

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

Kathryn Harkup

Biography; Fiction companions; Popular science

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Fifteen novels. Fifteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn t mean its all made-up . . . [more]

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

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Bring Back the King: The New Science of De-Extinction

Helen Pilcher

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical); Endangered species & extinction of species

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<b>A stem-cell biologist with a sense of humor walks us through the amazing science of de-extinction and cloning.</b> [more]

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Molecular Red: Theory for the Anthropocene

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Molecular Red: Theory for the Anthropocene

McKenzie Wark

Social & political philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Paperback

Radical new critical theory for the twenty-first century: how to think about the Anthropocene [more]

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Aliens: Science Asks: Is There Anyone Out There?

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Aliens: Science Asks: Is There Anyone Out There?

Jim Al-Khalili

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings

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It's the biggest question we've ever faced, one that has fascinated generations of humans: do aliens exist? If they did, what... [more]

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

Daniel C. Dennett

Philosophy of mind; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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One of America's foremost philosophers offers a major new account of the origins of the conscious mind. [more]

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What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's Brightest Quiz

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What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Trivia & quiz question books

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The mind-bending quiz book that every science geek needs in their Christmas stocking [more]

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Animals Strike Curious Poses

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Animals Strike Curious Poses

Elena Passarello

Literary essays; History; Mathematics & Sciences; Humour; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

With exuberant wit, Elena Passarello casts her gaze on famous historical animals, crafting an essay collection organized as... [more]

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Can the Laws of Physics be Unified?

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Can the Laws of Physics be Unified?

Paul Langacker

Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

Hardback

The description for this book, Can the Laws of Physics Be Unified?, will be forthcoming.</p> [more]

$65.00

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Environmental and Nature Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology

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Environmental and Nature Writing: A Writer's Guide and Anthology

Sean Prentiss, Joe Wilkins

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Writing & editing guides; Biology, life sciences; The environment

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A practical guide to the art and craft of nature writing, covering non-fiction, fiction, poetry and polemical writing -- [more]

$39.99

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The Penrose Transform: Its Interaction with Representation Theory

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The Penrose Transform: Its Interaction with Representation Theory

Robert J. Baston

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical physics

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Geared toward students of physics and mathematics; presupposes no familiarity with twistor theory. A huge amount of information,... [more]

$27.95

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Lectures on Measure and Integration

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Lectures on Measure and Integration

Harold Widom

Mathematics & Sciences; Complex analysis, complex variables; Integral calculus & equations; Applied mathematics

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Well-known, concise lecture notes present fundamentals of the Lebesgue theory of integration and introduce some applications.... [more]

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Category Theory in Context

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Category Theory in Context

Emily Riehl

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Algebra

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Introduction to concepts of category theory - categories, functors, natural transformations, the Yoneda lemma, limits and... [more]

$54.95

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Energy Methods in Applied Mechanics

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Energy Methods in Applied Mechanics

Henry L. Langhaar

Mathematics & Sciences; Engineering: general; Materials science

Paperback

Integrated, modern treatment explores applications to dynamics of rigid bodies, analysis of elastic frames, general elastic... [more]

$42.95

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Huxley's Church and Maxwell's Demon: From Theistic Science to Naturalistic Science

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Huxley's Church and Maxwell's Demon: From Theistic Science to Naturalistic...

Matthew Stanley

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Explores the overlap and shift between theistic and naturalistic science through a parallel study of two major scientific... [more]

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Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth Century Through Punctuated Equilibria and Beyond

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Eternal Ephemera: Adaptation and the Origin of Species from the Nineteenth...

Niles Eldredge

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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<div> All organisms and species are transitory, yet life endures. The origin, extinction, and evolution of species'interconnected... [more]

$55.95

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Rocks: A Very Short Introduction

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Rocks: A Very Short Introduction

Jan Zalasiewicz

Mathematics & Sciences; Soil science, sedimentology; Historical geology; Geochemistry

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Rocks are crucial constituents of our lives, not only making the solid ground beneath our feet, but breaking up into the soil... [more]

$15.95

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Life's Engines: How Microbes Made Earth Habitable

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Life's Engines: How Microbes Made Earth Habitable

Paul G. Falkowski

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Microbiology (non-medical)

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For almost four billion years, microbes had the primordial oceans all to themselves. The stewards of Earth, these organisms... [more]

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The White Planet: The Evolution and Future of Our Frozen World

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The White Planet: The Evolution and Future of Our Frozen World

Jean Jouzel, Claude Lorius, Dominique Raynaud

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Meteorology & climatology; Global warming

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First published in France under the title Planete blanche, les glaces, le climat et l'environnement, Odile Jacob, 2008. [more]

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From Matter to Life: Information and Causality

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From Matter to Life: Information and Causality

Sara Imari Walker, Paul C. W. Davies, George F. R. Ellis

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science

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This book tackles the most difficult and profound open questions about life and its origins from an information-based perspective.... [more]

$74.95

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