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Explorers' Botanical Notebook

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Explorers' Botanical Notebook

Florence Thinard

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Tracing the journeys of pioneering botanists who explored the unknown parts of the world, collecting thousands of unusual... [more]

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Can Neuroscience Change Our Minds?

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Can Neuroscience Change Our Minds?

Steven Rose, Hilary Rose

Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences

Paperback

Neuroscience, with its astounding new technologies, is uncovering the workings of the brain and with this perhaps the mind.... [more]

$21.95

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Astronomy 2017 Australia

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Astronomy 2017 Australia

Ken Wallace, Glenn Dawes

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Stationery items

Paperback

This annual gem (produced each year since 1991) continues to take the Australian stargazer on a wondrous journey of the night... [more]

$27.95

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2017 Australasian Sky Guide

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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 has been providing... [more]

$16.95

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The House That Jack Built: Jack Mundey, Green Bans Hero

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The House That Jack Built: Jack Mundey, Green Bans Hero

James Colman

Biography; Conservation of the environment

Paperback

This is the story of how an ordinary bloke from the bush became the key figure in a movement that would change the shape of... [more]

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky (4th Edition)

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky (4th Edition)

Steve Massey, Steve Quirk

Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

<div>The completely revised third edition features:</div><div><br /></div><div>&bull; A new foreword by Dr Fred Watson AM,... [more]

$45.00

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Mind: A Journey to the Heart of Being Human

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Mind: A Journey to the Heart of Being Human

Daniel Siegel

Popular science; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help

Hardback

A scientist's exploration into the mysteries of the human mind. [more]

$38.95

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Shady Acres: Power and Vested Interests in the Government of New South Wales and the Shaping of Sydney

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Shady Acres: Power and Vested Interests in the Government of New South Wales...

Lesley Muir

History; Political structure & processes; Political corruption; Urban & municipal planning

Hardback

A richly illustrated expose of development scandals and political corruption... [more]

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Orchid: A Cultural History

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Orchid: A Cultural History

Jim Endersby

Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences; Gardening: flowers; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

At once delicate, exotic and elegant, orchids are beloved for their singular,... [more]

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The Origins of Everything in 100 Pages (More or Less)

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The Origins of Everything in 100 Pages (More or Less)

David Bercovici

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Evolution; Earth sciences

Hardback

Covering 13.8 billion years in some 100 pages, a calculatedly concise, wryly intelligent history of everything, from the Big... [more]

$28.95

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The Cradle of Humanity: How the Changing Landscape of Africa Made Us So Smart

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The Cradle of Humanity: How the Changing Landscape of Africa Made Us So...

Mark A. Maslin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Early man

Hardback

What drove the evolution of humans, with our uniquely big brains? The Cradle of Humanity presents fascinating and controversial... [more]

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fat, More Fit

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fat,...

Gus Worland

Medicine; Diets & dieting

Paperback

<p>&quot;My approach for less fat and more fit&quot; - a funny, no-BS guide from popular Triple M radio host Gus Worland.<br... [more]

$29.99

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The Ethics of Invention: Technology and the Human Future

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The Ethics of Invention: Technology and the Human Future

Sheila Jasanoff

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Impact of science & technology on society

Hardback

We live in a world increasingly governed by technology-but at what cost? [more]

$38.95

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The Doctor

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The Doctor

Karl Kruszelnicki

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Science & technology: general interest (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Travel through the mysteries of science with Australia's most trusted Lord of Science, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. [more]

$34.99

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Circle: A Mathematical Exploration Beyond the Line

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Circle: A Mathematical Exploration Beyond the Line

Alfred S. Posamentier, Robert Geretschlager

Mathematics & Sciences; Geometry

Hardback

The circle has fascinated mathematicians since ancient times. This entertaining book describes in layperson's terms the many... [more]

$44.99

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Into the Orchid House - in Search of Beauty

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Into the Orchid House - in Search of Beauty

Bruce Gray

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

High on the hills of the Atherton Tablelands in far north Queensland stands a glasshouse built by orchid expert Bruce Gray.<br... [more]

$45.00

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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

Presents what you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven lessons. In this introduction... [more]

$12.99

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Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos

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Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos

Brian Cox, Jeff Forshaw

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

Hardback

Physics is about asking questions. But what are good questions? How do we understand the fundamental forces of the Universe... [more]

$49.99

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Evolution: A Visual Record

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Evolution: A Visual Record

Robert Clark

Individual photographers; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

Stunning images to reawaken us to the scientific process that drives the amazing diversity of life on earth [more]

$49.95

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The Art of Science: Nicolas Baudin's Voyagers 1800-1804

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The Art of Science: Nicolas Baudin's Voyagers 1800-1804

Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton, John West-Sooby

Australasian & Pacific history; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Baudin's artists, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur and Nicolas-Martin Petit, painted a series of remarkable portraits of Aboriginal... [more]

$39.95

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The Genius of Birds

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The Genius of Birds

Jennifer Ackerman

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Birds (ornithology)

Paperback

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

$35.00

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Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization

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Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization

Andrew Robinson

General & world history; Social & cultural history; Mathematics & Sciences; Volcanology & seismology; Natural disasters

Hardback

Since antiquity, on every continent, human beings in search of attractive landscapes and economic prosperity have made a Faustian... [more]

$40.00

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Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophysical Tour

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Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophysical Tour

Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael Strauss, J Richard Gott

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Astrophysics; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Welcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three... [more]

$83.00  $69.95

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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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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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