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Numbers: Their Tales, Types and Treasures

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Numbers: Their Tales, Types and Treasures

Alfred S. Posamentier, Bernd Thaller

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Did you grow up thinking math is boring? It s time to reconsider. This book will teach you everything you ever wondered about... [more]

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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

Aaron O'Dea, Taylor, Paul D.

Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This is the epic story of life on Earth, uniquely retold through some of the most significant fossils ever found. The book... [more]

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The New York Times Book of Science: More Than 100 Years of Groundbreaking Scientific Coverage

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The New York Times Book of Science: More Than 100 Years of Groundbreaking...

Brian Greene

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

For more than 100 years, The New York Times has been in the forefront of science news reporting. These 120 articles from its... [more]

$39.99

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Octopus! The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea

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Octopus! The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea

Katherine Harmon Courage

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Veteran journalist and contributing editor for 'Scientific American,' Katherine Harmon Courage dives into the mystifying... [more]

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A Brilliant Touch

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A Brilliant Touch

Christobel Mattingley

Botanical art; Biography: arts & entertainment; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Adam Forster (1848??1928) began life as Carl Ludwig August Wiarda in East Friesland (Germany). After serving in the Franco-Prussian... [more]

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A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own and Probably Yours

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A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own...

John Allen Paulos

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Employing intuitive ideas from mathematics, this quirky  meta-memoir  raises questions about our lives that most... [more]

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The Paradox of Evolution: The Strange Relationship Between Natural Selection and Reproduction

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The Paradox of Evolution: The Strange Relationship Between Natural Selection...

Stephen Rothman

Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

This book examines a little-noted contradiction inherent in the two essential elements of Darwin's theory of biological evolution... [more]

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Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body

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Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body

Jo Marchant

Mathematics & Sciences; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - Science

Paperback

A rigorous, sceptical, deeply reported look at the new science behind the mind's extraordinary ability to heal the body. [more]

$32.99

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The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet

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The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet

Michael Mosley

Medicine

Paperback

Dr. Michael Mosley, author of the bestselling 5:2 Fast Diet, reveals a game-changing approach to one of the greatest silent... [more]

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Guiding you through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century, This book offers everything you... [more]

$22.99

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We are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk About Their Work, Their Lives, and What They Still Want to Know

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We are All Stardust: Scientists Who Shaped Our World Talk About Their Work,...

Stefan Klein

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Offers a collection of intimate conversations with 19 of the world's best-known scientists. This book reveal what they still... [more]

$27.99

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Ten Physicists Who Transformed Our Understanding of Reality

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Ten Physicists Who Transformed Our Understanding of Reality

Brian Clegg, Rhodri Evans

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The intriguing lives and key works of the ten physicists who most profoundly transformed our understanding of the physical... [more]

$21.99

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The Brain Electric: The Dramatic High-Tech Race to Merge Minds and Machines

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The Brain Electric: The Dramatic High-Tech Race to Merge Minds and Machines...

Malcolm Gay

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Imagine controlling a machine with your mind. Imagine a communication line direct from your mind to someone else's. Imagine... [more]

$32.99

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2015

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The Best Australian Science Writing 2015

Nogrady, Bianca

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

<p>The annual collection celebrating the finest Australian science writing of the year.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">How... [more]

$29.99

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Adam Spencer's World of Numbers

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Adam Spencer's World of Numbers

Adam Spencer

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

A funny and enlightening romp through the world of numbers with one of Australia's best-loved broadcasters.&nbsp; [more]

$34.99

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Resurrection Science

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Resurrection Science

M. R. O'Connor

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

In a world dominated by people and rapid climate change, species large and small are increasingly vulnerable to extinction.... [more]

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Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries

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Great Calculations: A Surprising Look Behind 50 Scientific Inquiries

Colin Pask

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

This book looks at fifty great calculations, exploring how and why they were developed and assessing their impact on the history... [more]

$34.99

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The Nature of Sex

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The Nature of Sex

Carin Bondar

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

A brilliantly engaging guide to the reproductive habits of creatures great and small. [more]

$32.99

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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science

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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science

Richard Dawkins

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Presenting his engaging memoir of the first 35 years of his life from early childhood in Africa to publication of The Selfish... [more]

$35.00

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Evolution: The Whole Story

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Evolution: The Whole Story

Steve Parker, Dr. Alice Roberts

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Contains everything you need to know about the development and survival of life on Earth. This book includes detailed comparative... [more]

$45.00

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The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . and How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe

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The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . and How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered...

Thomas Levenson

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

The story of the fifty-year search by the world s top scientists for a missing planet, and Albert Einstein s remarkable proof... [more]

$43.95

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The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self

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The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of...

Anil Ananthaswamy

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy interviews individuals who have lost some part of their sense of self and presents recent... [more]

$49.99

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The Puzzle Universe: The History of Math in 315 Puzzles

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The Puzzle Universe: The History of Math in 315 Puzzles

Ivan Moscovich

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

The history of maths in 315 new and traditional puzzles for general readers and devoted puzzlers, explaining the latent beauty... [more]

$49.99

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

Giulia Enders

Medicine

Paperback

The message is simple - if we treat our gut well, it will treat us well in return. But how do we do that? And why do we need... [more]

$29.99

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2071

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2071

Duncan Macmillan, Rapley, Chris

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

'An engrossing overview of the most urgent issue of the century' The Times [more]

$19.99

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