Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of Science & Medicine


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Science & Medicine - You really must see Abbey's Great Wall of Science.

236,067 results

The Greatest Story Ever Told... So Far

978/147/113/9781471138546.jpg

The Greatest Story Ever Told... So Far

Lawrence Krauss

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

Paperback

New book by the bestselling author of A Universe From Nothing, award-winning physicist and public intellectual, Lawrence Krauss... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

978/147/292/9781472922946.jpg

Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

Brenna Hassett

Archaeology; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology; Popular science; Human biology

Paperback

<b>Using clues from teeth and skeletal remains, an archeologist explores our 15,000-year evolution into city dwellers, from... [more]

$28.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The New York Times Book of Science: More Than 100 Years of Groundbreaking Scientific Coverage

978/140/279/9781402793219.jpg

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]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think

978/014/218/9780142180464.jpg

The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think

Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods

Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Hare, dog researcher, evolutionary anthropologist, and founder of the Duke Canine Cognition Center, offers revolutionary new... [more]

$32.95  $10.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Gene: An Intimate History

978/009/958/9780099584575.jpg

The Gene: An Intimate History

Siddhartha Mukherjee

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Genetics (non-medical); Genetic engineering; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Gives us an account of the fundamental unit of heredity - and a vision of both humanity's past and future. In this book, the... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Trainable Cat: How to Make Life Happier for You and Your Cat

978/014/197/9780141979328.jpg

The Trainable Cat: How to Make Life Happier for You and Your Cat

John Bradshaw, Sarah Ellis

Mathematics & Sciences; Cats as pets; Advocate - Science

Paperback

'Amazing' Guardian From the on-screen experts for BBC2's Cat Watch, and based on their groundbreaking research - this is... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World

978/147/213/9781472139764.jpg

Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

Paperback

An in-depth but always fun exploration of the history of numbers and their applications in life and science. Brian Clegg shows... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature's Great Connectors

978/186/395/9781863959261.jpg

The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature's Great Connectors

David George Haskell

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Advocate - Science

Paperback

The author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Forest Unseen visits with nature&rsquo;s most magnificent networkers &ndash;... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

978/178/470/9781784703936.jpg

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Yuval Noah Harari

Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Asks the fundamental questions: Where do we go from here? And how will we protect this fragile world from our own destructive... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
I Used to Know That: Geography

978/178/243/9781782437550.jpg

I Used to Know That: Geography

Will Williams

Reference; Geography

Paperback

This useful guide reminds you of everything you once learned - or should have learned - about the earth, its resources and... [more]

$14.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
15 Million Degrees: A Journey to the Centre of the Sun

978/024/196/9780241963555.jpg

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

Lucie Green

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

110 times wider than Earth; 15 million degrees at its core; an atmosphere so huge that Earth is actually within it: come and... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
50 Great Myths of Human Evolution: Understanding Misconceptions About Our Origins

978/047/067/9780470673928.jpg

50 Great Myths of Human Evolution: Understanding Misconceptions About Our...

John H. Relethford

Physical anthropology & ethnography; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Paperback

50 Great Myths of Human Evolution uses common misconceptions to explore basic theory and research in human evolution and strengthen... [more]

$42.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
How Did We Get into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

978/178/663/9781786630780.jpg

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

George Monbiot

Politics & government; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Leading political and environmental commentator on where we have gone wrong,... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Australian Bird Guide

978/064/309/9780643097544.jpg

The Australian Bird Guide

Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke, Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack

Mathematics & Sciences; Zoology & animal sciences; Oceanography (seas); Limnology (freshwater); Applied ecology; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

The most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated field guide to Australia's unique birdlife. [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The CSIRO Low-Carb Diet

978/192/548/9781925481488.jpg

The CSIRO Low-Carb Diet

Grant Brinkworth, Pennie Taylor

Medicine; Health & Self-Help; Health & wholefood cookery; Cookery for specific diets & conditions

Paperback

The CSIRO Low-Carb Diet is the next step on from the phenomenally successful Total Wellbeing Diet, which was first published... [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life

978/178/416/9781784160753.jpg

Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life

Helen Czerski

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

Paperback

Brings physics into our daily lives and makes it fascinating. Our world is full of patterns. This book explains some of the... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Bee Quest

978/191/121/9781911214137.jpg

Bee Quest

Dave Goulson

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads the author from the Salisbury plains to the Sussex hedgerows, from Poland to... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Case Against Fragrance

978/192/535/9781925355956.jpg

The Case Against Fragrance

Kate Grenville

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Pollution & threats to the environment; Cosmetics technology

Paperback

A personal investigation of the science of scent, and the power of the fragrance industry, from multi-award-winning Australian... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe

978/009/959/9780099593560.jpg

Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the...

Lisa Randall

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A story of the astounding forces that underpin our existence; a horizon-expanding tour of the cosmos that unifies what we... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Great Aussie Bloke Slim-Down: How an Over-50 Former Footballer Went from Fat to Fit ... and Lost 45 Kilos

978/014/378/9780143781868.jpg

The Great Aussie Bloke Slim-Down: How an Over-50 Former Footballer Went...

Peter FitzSimons

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

The story of one man who had the guts to lose his gut. This is a book that will finally help an ordinary bloke lose weight.... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World

978/150/983/9781509837298.jpg

Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World

Steven Johnson

History; General & world history; Popular science; History of engineering & technology; Inventions & inventors

Paperback

Everyone knows the old saying &quot;necessity is the mother of invention,&quot; but if you do a paternity test on many of... [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Antipodes: In Search of the Southern Continent

978/192/537/9781925377323.jpg

Antipodes: In Search of the Southern Continent

Avan Judd Stallard

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Historical geography; Geographical discovery & exploration

Paperback

Antipodes: In Search of the Southern Continent&nbsp;is a new history of an ancient geography. It reassesses the evidence for... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Adam Spencer's Time Machine

978/192/514/9781925143188.jpg

Adam Spencer's Time Machine

Adam Spencer

Mathematics & Sciences; Trivia & quiz question books

Paperback

Following the runaway success of his Big Book of Numbers and World of Numbers (2015), Adam Spencer is back with a fascinating... [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Testosterone Rex: Unmaking the Myths of Our Gendered Minds

978/178/578/9781785781612.jpg

Testosterone Rex: Unmaking the Myths of Our Gendered Minds

Cordelia Fine

Gender studies, gender groups; Psychology of gender; Sexual behaviour; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Hardback

A landmark new book from Cordelia Fine, author of the hugely influential Delusions of Gender [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
2017 Australasian Sky Guide

978/186/317/9781863171694.jpg

2017 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide by well known astronomer and author Dr Nick Lomb&nbsp;has been providing... [more]

$16.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Your cart does not contain any items.