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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; History of science; Popular science

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]

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Half Life: The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy

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Half Life: The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy

Frank Close

Biography: historical, political & military; Espionage & secret services; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics

Paperback

A true-life tale of nuclear secrets, Soviet spies and MI5, based on newly found documents and scientific detective work [more]

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

Jon Ronson

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Social groups; Impact of science & technology on society; Humour

Paperback

From the Sunday Times top-ten bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a brilliant and hilarious new book exploring the... [more]

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The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA

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The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of...

James D. Watson

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Genetics (non-medical)

Paperback

One of the two discoverers of DNA recalls the lively scientific quest that led to this breakthrough, from the long hours in... [more]

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The Genius of Birds

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The Genius of Birds

Jennifer Ackerman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Birds (ornithology); Advocate - Science

Paperback

This elegant scientific investigation and travelogue weaves personal anecdotes with fascinating science. Ackerman delivers... [more]

$35.00

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The Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in Space

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The Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in...

Eugene A. Cernan, Don Davis

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Eugene Cernan is a unique American who came of age as an astronaut during the most exciting and dangerous decade of spaceflight.... [more]

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15 Million Degrees: A Journey to the Centre of the Sun

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15 Million Degrees: A Journey to the Centre of the Sun

Lucie Green

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Light takes just eight minutes to reach Earth from the surface of the Sun - but its journey within the Sun takes hundreds... [more]

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Digital vs Human: How We'll Live, Love, and Think in the Future

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Digital vs Human: How We'll Live, Love, and Think in the Future

Richard Watson

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Advocate - Science

Paperback

From the author of the international bestseller Future Files comes the one book you need to read to prepare for the world... [more]

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The Great Acceleration: How the World is Getting Faster, Faster

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The Great Acceleration: How the World is Getting Faster, Faster

Robert Colvile

Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science

Paperback

The Great Acceleration is an energizing account from a brilliant new writer of how our society is speeding up--and why we... [more]

$27.99

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The Evolution of Everything: How Small Changes Transform Our World

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The Evolution of Everything: How Small Changes Transform Our World

Matt Ridley

Social & cultural history; History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

We are taught that the world is a top-down place. Acclaimed author, Matt Ridley, shows just how wrong this is in his compelling... [more]

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

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Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

Janna Levin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Gravity; Relativity physics

Paperback

In 2016 a team of hundreds of scientists at work on a billion-dollar experiment made history when they announced the first... [more]

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No Need for Geniuses: Revolutionary Science in the Age of the Guillotine

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No Need for Geniuses: Revolutionary Science in the Age of the Guillotine...

Steve Jones

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Genetics (non-medical)

Paperback

A new, wide-ranging book from the acclaimed author of The Serpent's Promise and Darwin's Island [more]

$32.99

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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind

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The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind...

A. C. Grayling

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

Paperback

What happened to the European mind between 1605, when an audience watching Macbeth at the Globe might believe that regicide... [more]

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Infectious: A Doctor's Eye-Opening Insights into Infectious Diseases

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Infectious: A Doctor's Eye-Opening Insights into Infectious Diseases

Frank Bowden

Medicine; Diseases & disorders

Paperback

A woman’s innocuous cold symptoms mask a debilitating rare tick infection. A young man develops shingles, then suffers... [more]

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That Sugar Guide: Practical tips to get you eating real foods again

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That Sugar Guide: Practical tips to get you eating real foods again

Damon Gameau, Zoe Gameau

Medicine; Fitness & diet; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

On the back of the enormous success of That Sugar Film and That Sugar Book, Damon Gameau brings us That Sugar Guide, the... [more]

$39.99

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To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science

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To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science

Steven Weinberg

History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science

Paperback

Moving from ancient Miletus to medieval Baghdad to Oxford, and from the Museum of Alexandria to the Royal Society of London,... [more]

$26.99

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In Love with Betty the Crow: The First 40 Years of the Science Show

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In Love with Betty the Crow: The First 40 Years of the Science Show

Robyn Williams

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Robyn Williams reflects on why science matters, after 40 years of ABC RN's The Science Show. [more]

$32.99

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How Did We Get into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

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How Did We Get into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

George Monbiot

Politics & government; Mathematics & Sciences; The environment

Hardback

'Without countervailing voices, naming and challenging power, political freedom withers and dies. Without countervailing voices,... [more]

$36.99

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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

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

Paperback

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

$29.99

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The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet: Lose Weight Fast and Reprogramme Your Body: How to Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes (and Stay Off Medication)

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The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet: Lose Weight Fast and Reprogramme Your Body:...

Michael Mosley

Medicine; Family & health

Paperback

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

$29.99

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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life

Edward O. Wilson

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Hardback

The world's greatest naturalist (Jeffrey Sachs) proposes a plan to save Earth's imperiled biosphere. [more]

$34.95

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Snowflake Seashell Star: Colouring Adventures in Numberland

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Snowflake Seashell Star: Colouring Adventures in Numberland

Alex Bellos

Art & Architecture; Mathematics; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Stationery items

Paperback

Alex Bellos, bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland, joins the meditative colouring book craze with this unique... [more]

$19.99

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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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Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure & Colouring Book

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Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure & Colouring Book

Johanna Basford

Photography & photographs; Illustration; Folklore, myths & legends; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama); Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts; Sea life & the seashore

Paperback

A colouring book that takes you on a magical journey beneath the waves, from the creator of the worldwide bestsellers, Secret... [more]

$24.99

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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]

$34.99

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