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Mathematics & Sciences

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The Handbook

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The Handbook

James Whitmore, Rawson, Jane

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

Climate change has arrived, and it's not going away. In the absence of effective world action, global warming is certain... [more]

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Birds of the Darwin Region

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Birds of the Darwin Region

Richard Noske, McCrie, Niven

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

<p><i>Birds of the Darwin Region</i> is the first comprehensive treatment of the avifauna of Darwin, a&nbsp;<span style="line-height:... [more]

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Atmosphere of Hope: Searching for Solutions to the Climate Crisis

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Atmosphere of Hope: Searching for Solutions to the Climate Crisis

Tim Flannery

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

First published in Australia in 2015 by The Text Publishing Company. --Title page verso. [more]

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Ten Million Aliens

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Ten Million Aliens

Simon Barnes

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Life on planet earth is not weirder than we imagine. It's weirder than we are capable of imagining. In this breathtakingly... [more]

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The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's Most Magnificent Fury

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The Last Volcano: A Man, a Romance, and the Quest to Understand Nature's...

John Dvorak

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Ranging from Yellowstone in Wyoming to Mount Pelee in the Caribbean, from Bogoslof and Pavlov in Alaska, to Sakurajima in... [more]

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The Society of Genes

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The Society of Genes

Itai Yanai, Martin Lercher

Mathematics & Sciences

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Since Dawkins popularized the notion of the selfish gene, the question of how these selfish genes work together to construct... [more]

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The Hand Guide to the Birds of New Zealand

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The Hand Guide to the Birds of New Zealand

Hugh Robertson, Barrie Heather

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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This beautifully illustrated handguide, provides a comprehensive guide to the birds of New Zealand . Robertson and Heather... [more]

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The Science of Everyday Life: Why Teapots Dribble, Toast Burns and Light Bulbs Shine

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The Science of Everyday Life: Why Teapots Dribble, Toast Burns and Light...

Marty Jopson

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

In this fascinating scientific tour of household objects, The One Show presenter and all-round Science Bloke Marty Jopson... [more]

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The Universe in Your Hand

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The Universe in Your Hand

Christophe Galfard

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

An instant popular science classic that explains the mysteries of physics for readers of all ages. [more]

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Unstoppable

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Unstoppable

Bill Nye

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Just as World War II called an earlier generation to greatness, so the climate crisis is calling today's rising youth to... [more]

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13.8: The Quest to Find the True Age of the Universe and the Theory of Everything

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13.8: The Quest to Find the True Age of the Universe and the Theory of Everything...

John Gribbin

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Popular science master John Gribbin tackles the very biggest question modern science has to answer. [more]

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Spooky Action at a Distance

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Spooky Action at a Distance

George Musser

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Physicists have discovered a phenomenon that operates outside the confines of space and time. It is the ability of one particle... [more]

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Thing Explainer

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Thing Explainer

Randall Munroe

Mathematics & Sciences

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From the No. 1 bestselling author of What If? - the man who created xkcd and explained the laws of science with cartoons -... [more]

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Why of Things: Causality in Science, Medicine, and Life

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Why of Things: Causality in Science, Medicine, and Life

Peter Rabins

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Why was there a meltdown at the Fukushima power plant? Why do some people get cancer and not others? Why is global warming... [more]

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 4

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 4

Greenwich Royal Observatory

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

All the winning and shortlisted images from the 2015 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, which is organized by... [more]

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Technological Singularity

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Technological Singularity

Murray Shanahan

Mathematics & Sciences

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The idea that human history is approaching a ""singularity"" -- that ordinary humans will someday be overtaken by artificially... [more]

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Parrots of the Wild: A Natural History of the World's Most Captivating Birds

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Parrots of the Wild: A Natural History of the World's Most Captivating Birds...

Tim Wright, Toft, Catherine A

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Explores recent scientific discoveries and what they reveal about the lives of wild parrots, which are among the most intelligent... [more]

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Failure: Why Science is So Successful

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Failure: Why Science is So Successful

Stuart Firestein

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Failure is a book that seeks to make science more appealing by exposing its faults. In this sequel to Ignorance, Stuart Firestein... [more]

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves...

Bob Berman

Anthologies (non-poetry); Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Astronomy, space & time; Light (optics); Geophysics

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From the speed of light to moving mountains--and everything in between--ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move.... [more]

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A Buzz in the Meadow

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A Buzz in the Meadow

Dave Goulson

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Helps you to learn how a deathwatch beetle finds its mate, about the importance of houseflies, why butterflies have spots... [more]

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Invisible: The History of the Unseen from Plato to Particle Physics

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Invisible: The History of the Unseen from Plato to Particle Physics

Philip Ball

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

If you could be invisible, what would you do? The chances are that it would have something to do with power, wealth or sex.... [more]

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Encyclical on Climate Change and Inequality: On Care for Our Common Home

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Encyclical on Climate Change and Inequality: On Care for Our Common Home...

Pope Francis

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

With an exclusive introduction by the acclaimed Harvard historian Naomi Oreskes, this is the complete text of the landmark... [more]

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Flamingo

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Flamingo

Caitlin R. Kight

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

<div>The flamingo is possibly the most easily recognized bird in the world. But it is not a single species - there are six... [more]

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House of Karls

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House of Karls

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

In the ruthless pursuit of scientific fact, there is no candidate more formidable than Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. Power hungry... [more]

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The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction is Not a Disease

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The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction is Not a Disease

Marc Lewis

Mathematics & Sciences

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The psychiatric establishment in the Western world has unanimously branded... [more]

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