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Mathematics & Sciences titles - 81,496 results

Baroque Science

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Baroque Science

Ofer Gal, Raz Chen-Morris

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

Paperback

Presents a fresh perspective on the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. Instead of celebrating the triumph of... [more]

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Mars Rover Curiosity: An Inside Account from Curiosity's Chief Engineer

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Mars Rover Curiosity: An Inside Account from Curiosity's Chief Engineer...

Rob Manning, William L Simon (Rancho Santa Fe, CA, author?)

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

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The firsthand account of the trials and tribulations of engineering one of the most complex pieces of space technology, the... [more]

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The Book of Beetles: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred of Nature's Gems

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The Book of Beetles: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred of Nature's Gems

Patrice Bouchard, Arthur V. Evans, Maria Lourdes Chamorro, Yves Bousquet

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

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More than one fifth of all known life forms on this planet are beetles. This title uncovers 600 significant examples, selected... [more]

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Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe

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Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered...

Alan W. Hirshfeld

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; History of engineering & technology; Popular astronomy & space

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A wondrous tale of cosmic exploration and the colorful characters who ushered astronomy into the modern age [more]

$33.95

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Astrophotography

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Astrophotography

Thierry Legault

Photographic equipment & techniques; Mathematics & Sciences; Digital photography: consumer & user guides; Computer science; Popular astronomy & space

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Modern photographic equipment allows amateurs to take pictures of the stars that far surpass images taken just a few decades... [more]

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Neverending Fractions: An Introduction to Continued Fractions

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Neverending Fractions: An Introduction to Continued Fractions

Jonathan M. Borwein, Alf van der Poorten, Jeffrey Shallit, Wadim Zudilin

Mathematics & Sciences; Number theory

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This introductory text covers a variety of applications to interest every reader, from researchers to amateur mathematicians.... [more]

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Sea Fishes of Southern Australia

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Sea Fishes of Southern Australia

Barry Hutchins, Barry Hutchins

Mathematics & Sciences; Fishing, angling

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The first complete field guide to the fishes of Australia's southern half -- now in a revised edition. The species entries... [more]

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Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

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Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

Daniel C. Dennett

Popular philosophy; Popular science; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

A few of us may be natural geniuses; others are blessed with reserves of willpower. Then there's the rest of us: not prodigies... [more]

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Can Science Fix Climate Change?: A Case Against Climate Engineering

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Can Science Fix Climate Change?: A Case Against Climate Engineering

Mike Hulme

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Climate change seems to be an insurmountable problem. Political solutions have so far had little impact. Some scientists are... [more]

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Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet We Made

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Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of the Planet We...

Gaia Vince

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Geology & the lithosphere; The environment

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Looks at how humanity's changes are reshaping our living planet, transforming our relationship with the natural world, and... [more]

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The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction

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The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction

Bruce Hood

Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

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Why do we care what others think? What keeps us bound together? How does the brain shape our behaviour? This book deals with... [more]

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Human Evolution: A Pelican Introduction

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Human Evolution: A Pelican Introduction

Robin Dunbar

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Human biology

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What makes us human? How did we develop language, thought and culture? Why did we survive, and other human species fail? This... [more]

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Survival of the Nicest: How Altruism Made Us Human and Why it Pays to Get Along

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Survival of the Nicest: How Altruism Made Us Human and Why it Pays to Get...

Stefan Klein, David Dollenmayer

Popular science; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

This revelatory tour de force by an acclaimed and internationally bestselling science writer upends our understanding of survival... [more]

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The Reef: A Passionate History

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The Reef: A Passionate History

Iain McCalman

Mathematics & Sciences; Coral reefs; The Earth: natural history general

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Iain McCalman's brilliant new book is a passionate history of the Great Barrier Reef told in twelve extraordinary tales. Equal... [more]

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Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight

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Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight

Jay Barbree

Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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The intimate, definitive biography of Neil Armstrong's inspiring life story written by one of America's great space journalists.... [more]

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Seven Elements That Have Changed the World

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Seven Elements That Have Changed the World

John Browne

General & world history; Economic history; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Uranium, carbon, iron, titanium, gold, silver and silicon - how seven elements are shaping the 21st century, for good and... [more]

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Numbers are Forever: Mathematical Facts and Curios

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Numbers are Forever: Mathematical Facts and Curios

Liz Strachan

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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Includes facts and curios, prime number conjectures, the sieve of Eratosthenes, the Fibonacci series, and much more besides.... [more]

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The Secret Language of Animals: A Guide to Remarkable Behavior

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The Secret Language of Animals: A Guide to Remarkable Behavior

Janine Benyus

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal behaviour; Zoology: Mammals; Wildlife: general interest

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A wonderfully written, beautifully illustrated guide to the behaviour and body language of the world's most fascinating and... [more]

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Dad's Book of Awesome Science Experiments: From Boiling Ice and Exploding Soap to Erupting Volcanoes and Launching Rockets, 30 Inventive Experiments to Excite the Whole Family!

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Dad's Book of Awesome Science Experiments: From Boiling Ice and Exploding...

Mike Adamick

Popular science; Children's & Educational

Paperback

Whether your kid wants to create his or her own Mount Vesuvius or discover why leaves change colors in the fall, Dad's Book... [more]

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Christopher Clapham, James Nicholson

Reference works; Mathematics

Paperback

This leading dictionary contains over 3,000 clear and concise entries updated in line with curriculum and degree requirements.... [more]

$22.95

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Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe

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Brilliant Blunders: From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great...

Mario Livio

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science

Paperback

Mario Livio shows how even geniuses made major mistakes and how their errors were an essential aspect to achieving scientific... [more]

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Missing Microbes: How Killing Bacteria Creates Modern Plagues

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Missing Microbes: How Killing Bacteria Creates Modern Plagues

Martin Blaser

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

Paperback

A clarion call to save humanity's most essential fellow creatures - and our health [more]

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The Norm Chronicles: Stories and numbers about danger

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The Norm Chronicles: Stories and numbers about danger

Michael Blastland, David Spiegelhalter

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science

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Features Norm and his friends careful Prudence and reckless Kelvin, who turn to statistics to help him in life's endless series... [more]

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Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement

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Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement

Ingmar Persson, Julian Savulescu

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Bio-ethics

Paperback

Unfit for the Future argues that the future of our species depends on radical enhancement of the moral aspects of our nature.... [more]

$30.95

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Australian High Country Raptors

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Australian High Country Raptors

Jerry Olsen

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology)

Paperback

Offers a chance to look into the lives of Australia's fascinating birds of prey. [more]

$69.95

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