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Homage to Gaia: The Life of an Independent Scientist

Homage to Gaia: The Life of an Independent Scientist

James Lovelock

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Popular science; The environment

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This is the story of a life as an independent scientist. James Lovelock tells us the history behind his famous Gaia theory... [more]

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Geoarchaeology of Aboriginal Landscapes in Semi-Arid Australia

Geoarchaeology of Aboriginal Landscapes in Semi-Arid Australia

Patricia Fanning, Simon Holdaway

History; Landscape archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Earth Sciences, Geography, Environment & Planning; Earth sciences; Historical geology; The environment; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources

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This book provides readers with a unique understanding of the ways in which Aboriginal people interacted with their environment... [more]

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The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business

The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business...

Eric Schmidt III, Jared A. Cohen

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing

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The must-read book for anyone concerned about the present and the future [more]

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The Genius of Dogs: Discovering the Unique Intelligence of Man's Best Friend

The Genius of Dogs: Discovering the Unique Intelligence of Man's Best Friend...

Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods

Mathematics & Sciences; Dogs as pets

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The international bestseller that reveals the amazing mind of your favourite friend [more]

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Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future

Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future

Richard Heinberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainability

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A study of 'fracking' (hydraulic fracturing), that casts a critical eye on the oil-industry hype that has hijacked the discussion... [more]

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A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

Carl Schaschke

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Biochemical engineering; Chemical engineering; Materials science

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This new dictionary provides a quick and authoritative point of reference for chemical engineering, covering areas such as... [more]

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A Dictionary of Zoology

A Dictionary of Zoology

Michael Allaby

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Wildlife: general interest

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The most up-to-date and authoritative dictionary of zoology available. It contains over 6,000 A-Z entries covering all aspects... [more]

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Butterflies CloseUp

Butterflies CloseUp

Wild Dog Books

Photographs: collections; Insects (entomology); Children's & Educational

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Take a closer look at these beautiful flying insects. Butterflies undergo one of the most amazing transformations experienced... [more]

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Deceit and Self-Deception: Fooling Yourself the Better to Fool Others

Deceit and Self-Deception: Fooling Yourself the Better to Fool Others

Robert L. Trivers

Hoaxes & deceptions; Science: general issues; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology; Wildlife: general interest

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Looks at how and why we so often deceive ourselves. This book examines not only how we self-deceive, but also why, taking... [more]

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Seven Modern Plagues: And How We are Causing Them

Seven Modern Plagues: And How We are Causing Them

Mark Jerome Walters

Epidemiology & medical statistics; Mathematics & Sciences

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Every time we sneeze, there seems to be a new form of flu: bird flu, swine flu, Spanish flu, Hong Kong flu, H5N1, and most... [more]

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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

Elizabeth Kolbert

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

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The sixth extinction is likely to be mankind's most lasting legacy and Elizabeth Kolbert's book urgently compels us to rethink... [more]

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Topos Theory

Topos Theory

P. T. Johnstone

Mathematics & Sciences; Algebra; Algebraic topology

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Focusing on topos theory's integration of geometric and logical ideas into the foundations of mathematics and theoretical... [more]

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Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space

Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space

Lynn Sherr

Biography: general; Autobiography: general; Gender studies: women; Mathematics & Sciences; Geographical discovery & exploration

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The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, with exclusive insights from Ride's family and partner,... [more]

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The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move?

The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move?...

Patrick Tucker (The Original Shakespeare Company London UK)

Society & Social Sciences; Probability & statistics; Philosophy of science; Impact of science & technology on society; Computer science

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Where I saw a thrilling and historic transformation in the world's oldest idea--the future--other people saw only Target,... [more]

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Hacking Happiness: Why Your Personal Data Counts and How Tracking it Can Change the World

Hacking Happiness: Why Your Personal Data Counts and How Tracking it Can...

John C. Havens

Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Impact of science & technology on society; Internet guides & online services; Advice on careers & achieving success; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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In HACKING HAPPINESS, futurist and contributing Mashable writer, John C. Havens, introduces you to your quantified self -... [more]

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Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs

Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs

David Grimm

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Zoology: Mammals; Cats as pets; Dogs as pets

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Dogs are getting lawyers. Cats are getting kidney transplants. Could they one day be fellow citizens? Cats and dogs were... [more]

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

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

David Waltham

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; 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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Twilight of Abundance: Why Life in the 21st Century Will be Nasty, Brutish, and Short

Twilight of Abundance: Why Life in the 21st Century Will be Nasty, Brutish,...

David Archibald

Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmental science, engineering & technology

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Baby boomers enjoyed the most benign period in human history: fifty years of relative peace, cheap energy, plentiful grain... [more]

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Bold They Rise: The Space Shuttle Early Years, 1972-1986

Bold They Rise: The Space Shuttle Early Years, 1972-1986

David Hitt, Heather R. Smith

History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Aerospace & air transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics; Aerospace & aviation technology; Astronautics

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After the Apollo program put twelve men on the moon and safely brought them home, anything seemed possible. In this spirit,... [more]

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The Man in the Monkeynut Coat: William Astbury and the Forgotten Road to the Double-Helix

The Man in the Monkeynut Coat: William Astbury and the Forgotten Road to...

Kersten T. Hall

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

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Tells the story of the English physicist and molecular biologist William T. Astbury and how his work forms a previously untold... [more]

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A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park

A Window on Eternity: A Biologist's Walk Through Gorongosa National Park...

Edward O Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Physical geography & topography; Biodiversity; Conservation of the environment; Wildlife: general interest

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Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover --Title page verso. [more]

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Grasses

Grasses

Stephen Harris

Popular science; Botany & plant sciences; Gardening

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Humble yet vital, grasses are the ultimate staple crop, influencing our lives throughout humanity's biological, sociological... [more]

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Cambrian Ocean World: Ancient Sea Life of North America

Cambrian Ocean World: Ancient Sea Life of North America

John Foster

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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The Cambrian Period was a critical time in Earth's history during this immense span of time nearly every modern group of animals... [more]

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A Graduate Course in Probability

A Graduate Course in Probability

Howard G. Tucker

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics

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Suitable for a graduate course in analytic probability, this text covers probability spaces and distributions, stochastic... [more]

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Linear Systems and Operators in Hilbert Space

Linear Systems and Operators in Hilbert Space

Paul Abraham Fuhrmann

Mathematics & Sciences; Functional analysis & transforms

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Three-part approach, with notes and references for each section, covers linear algebra and finite dimensional systems, operators... [more]

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