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Irresistible: Why We Can't Stop Checking, Scrolling, Clicking and Watching

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Irresistible: Why We Can't Stop Checking, Scrolling, Clicking and Watching...

Adam Alter

Illness & addiction: social aspects; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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How many times have you checked your phone today? Why are messaging apps, email and social media so hard to resist? How come... [more]

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Yuval Noah Harari

Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences

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

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Earth

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Earth

Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, Linda T. Elkins-Tanton

Literary theory; Philosophy; Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences

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A literary scholar and a planetary scientist look at the Earth as object, viewed from the outside, and as a singular orb that... [more]

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The Wonderful World of Relativity: A Precise Guide for the General Reader

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The Wonderful World of Relativity: A Precise Guide for the General Reader...

Andrew Steane

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Relativity physics

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This book provides a lively and visual introduction to Einstein's theory of relativity. It brings to life the excitement of... [more]

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Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

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Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

Frank Close

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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The clearest account ever of theories of everything now and in the past [more]

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Snowball in a Blizzard: The Tricky Problem of Uncertainty in Medicine

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Snowball in a Blizzard: The Tricky Problem of Uncertainty in Medicine

Steven C. Hatch

Medicine; Medical diagnosis; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

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A unique insight into how and why medicine can go wrong: combines Daniel Kahneman with Atul Gawande to explain the science... [more]

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Mathematics of the Transcendental

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Mathematics of the Transcendental

Alain Badiou

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy of mathematics

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In Mathematics of the Transcendental, Alain Badiou painstakingly works through the pertinent aspects of category theory, demonstrating... [more]

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

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The Peregrine: 50th Anniversary Edition

J. A. Baker

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Reissue of J. A. Baker's extraordinary classic of British nature writing, with an exclusive new afterword by Robert Macfarlane.... [more]

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Dinosaurs: A Concise Natural History

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Dinosaurs: A Concise Natural History

David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Zoology: Vertebrates; Palaeontology

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Fully updated, lively and beautifully illustrated in full colour, Dinosaurs encourages students to ask questions and think... [more]

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Raptor: A Journey Through Birds

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Raptor: A Journey Through Birds

James Macdonald Lockhart

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Winner of The Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for Non-Fiction in 2011 and the Authors' Foundation Roger Deakin Award... [more]

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Introducing Game Theory: A Graphic Guide

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Introducing Game Theory: A Graphic Guide

Ivan Pastine, Tuvana Pastine

Mathematics & Sciences; Game theory

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A highly accessible, illustrated introduction to Game Theory, a concept that helps us understand everything from our social... [more]

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Herding Hemingway's Cats: Understanding How Our Genes Work

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Herding Hemingway's Cats: Understanding How Our Genes Work

Kat Arney

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

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<b>How DNA is packed, unpacked, and read--a companion reader to the book of life itself.</b> [more]

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Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life

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Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life

Peter Godfrey-Smith

Intelligence & reasoning; States of consciousness; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Marine biology

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What if intelligent life on Earth evolved not once, but twice? The octopus is the closest we will come to meeting an intelligent... [more]

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Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of the Mathematical Universe

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Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of the Mathematical Universe...

Eugenia Cheng

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic

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Even small children know there are infinitely many whole numbers - start counting and you'll never reach the end. But there... [more]

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Everything You Know About Science is Wrong

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Everything You Know About Science is Wrong

Matt Brown

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Popular science in an accessible language that can be enjoyed by anyone. Is nothing faster than the speed of light? Was Sputnik... [more]

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The Dolphin Within 2: Dolphin, Doctor of the Soul

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The Dolphin Within 2: Dolphin, Doctor of the Soul

de Bergerac Olivia

Psychological theory & schools of thought; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help; Coping with anxiety & phobias

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Olivia de Bergerac recounts her personal and professional adventure in Australia with the dolphins. She describes the different... [more]

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Written in Stone

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Written in Stone

Brian Switek

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

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The first book on the hunt for evolution's 'missing links' over the last three decades - and what palaeontologists' findings... [more]

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The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History and Us

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The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History and Us

Christophe Bonneuil, Jean-Baptiste Fressoz

Social & political philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Applied ecology

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Dissecting the new theoretical buzzword of the Anthropocene [more]

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Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos

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Birds of Ecuador and Galapagos

Clive Byers

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler. [more]

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Birds of Thailand

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Birds of Thailand

Michael Webster

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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<b>A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler.</b> [more]

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Mammals of South-East Asia

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Mammals of South-East Asia

Charles Francis

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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<b>A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler.</b> [more]

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Birds of the Himalayas

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Birds of the Himalayas

Bikram Grewal

Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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The Himalayas, the world's highest mountain range, are a birdwatcher's paradise. Many of its species are high altitude specialists,... [more]

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Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

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Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

Ian Stewart

Philosophy; Religion: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Popular science

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Ian Stewart considers the concept of infinity and the profound role it plays in mathematics, logic, physics, cosmology, and... [more]

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Organic Chemistry

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Organic Chemistry

Graham Patrick

Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry; Organic chemistry; Biochemistry; Industrial chemistry

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Organic chemistry concerns the properties and synthesis of carbon-based molecules. Carbon atoms can concatenate into long... [more]

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

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Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive

Charles Duhigg

Business & management; Popular science; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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In his international bestseller The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize-winner the author explained why we do what we do. In this... [more]

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