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Inorganic Chemistry

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Inorganic Chemistry

Mark Weller (Professor of Chemistry, University of Bath), Tina Overton (Professor of Chemistry Education, Monash University), Jonathan Rourke (Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Warwick), Fraser Armstrong (Professor of Chemistry, University of Oxford)

Inorganic chemistry

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Leading you from the fundamental principles of inorganic chemistry right through to cutting-edge research at the forefront... [more]

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Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong On GMOs

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Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong On GMOs

Mark Lynas

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetic engineering; Agricultural science

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'Mark Lynas is a saint' Sunday Times 'Fluent, persuasive and surely right.' Evening Standard Mark Lynas was one of the... [more]

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Endangered

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Endangered

Tim Flach

Individual photographers; Mathematics & Sciences

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A milestone of photography and natural history from Tim Flach [more]

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Einstein's Greatest Mistake: The Life of a Flawed Genius

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Einstein's Greatest Mistake: The Life of a Flawed Genius

David Bodanis

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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From the bestselling author of E=mc(2), Einstein's Greatest Mistake is a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that... [more]

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

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A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie

Kathryn Harkup

Biography; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Medical toxicology; Popular science

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Fourteen Agatha Christie novels. Fourteen poisons. Just because it's fiction doesn't mean it's entirely made up... [more]

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Flying the Southern Cross: The Adventures of Aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm

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Flying the Southern Cross: The Adventures of Aviators Charles Kingsford...

Michael Molkentin

History; History of engineering & technology; Aircraft: general interest

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Australian aviators Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm made the first trans-Pacific flight in 1928 in an aircraft constructed... [more]

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Cosmos Magazine: Winter 2018: Issue 79: Jupiter Unveiled

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Cosmos Magazine: Winter 2018: Issue 79: Jupiter Unveiled

Cosmos Magazine

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Advocate - Science

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In the Winter issue- Inflammation - the source all evils- Dyani Lewis Cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer's, even ageing... [more]

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The Re-Origin of Species: A Second Chance for Extinct Animals

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The Re-Origin of Species: A Second Chance for Extinct Animals

Torill Kornfeldt

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Applied ecology; Endangered species & extinction of species; Genetic engineering; Advocate - Science

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Journalist Torill Kornfeldt travelled the world to meet the scientists working to bring extinct animals back from the dead.... [more]

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Advice for Future Corpses (and Those Who Love Them): A Practical Perspective on Death and Dying

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Advice for Future Corpses (and Those Who Love Them): A Practical Perspective...

Sallie Tisdale

Medicine; Palliative medicine; Coping with death & bereavement; Advocate - Today's World

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A straightforward, wise, and humorous narrative field guide for both the dying and those who love them by an author who brings... [more]

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Low Tox Life: A Handbook for a Healthy You and a Happy Planet

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Low Tox Life: A Handbook for a Healthy You and a Happy Planet

Alexx Stuart

Medicine; Safety in the home; Self-sufficiency

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Ever stopped to read the list of ingredients in the products you use every day? In Low Tox Life, activist and educator Alexx... [more]

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American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World

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American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and...

David Baron

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Solar system: the Sun & planets

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This suspenseful narrative history (Maureen Corrigan, NPR) brings to life the momentous eclipse that enthralled a nation... [more]

$22.95

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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

Terry Houston

Apiculture (beekeeping)

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An illustrated introduction to the estimated 2000 species of Australian bees. [more]

$49.99

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Adani and the War Over Coal

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Adani and the War Over Coal

Quentin Beresford

Economics of industrial organisation; Mining industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Social impact of environmental issues

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Australian politicians have had a love affair with coal, which has helped lock its politics into the fossil fuel age. This... [more]

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The Digital Ape: How to Live (in peace) with Smart Machines

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The Digital Ape: How to Live (in peace) with Smart Machines

Nigel Shadbolt, Roger Hampson

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Technology: general issues; Artificial intelligence

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How smart machines are transforming us all - and what we should do about it. [more]

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What is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics

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What is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics

Adam Becker

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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The untold story of the heretical thinkers who challenged the establishment to rethink quantum physics and the nature of reality... [more]

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The Coal Truth: The fight to stop Adani, defeat the big polluters and reclaim our democracy

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The Coal Truth: The fight to stop Adani, defeat the big polluters and reclaim...

David Ritter

Mathematics & Sciences; Pollution & threats to the environment

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Since 2012, the fight to stop the opening of the vast Galilee coal basin has emerged as an iconic pivot of the Australian... [more]

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

David Christian

History; General & world history; History: earliest times to present day; Cosmology & the universe; Early man; The natural world, country life & pets

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How did we get from the Big Bang to today's staggering complexity, in which seven billion humans are connected into networks... [more]

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AIQ: How artificial intelligence works and how we can harness its power for a better world

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AIQ: How artificial intelligence works and how we can harness its power...

Nick Polson, James Scott

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

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Dozens of times per day, we all interact with intelligent machines that are constantly learning from the wealth of data now... [more]

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Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

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Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

Simon Winchester

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues

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Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery... [more]

$32.99

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Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone

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Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone

Juli Berwald

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Marine biology; Molluscs

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Jellyfish have been swimming in our oceans for well over half a billion years, longer than any other animal that lives on... [more]

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Darwin's Fossils: Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution

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Darwin's Fossils: Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution

Adrian Lister

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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Explore Darwin's pioneering work on fossils in this richly illustrated book. [more]

$29.95

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The Inner Life of Animals: Surprising Observations of a Hidden World

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The Inner Life of Animals: Surprising Observations of a Hidden World

Peter Wohlleben

Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal ecology

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From the leafy forest floor to the inside of a bee hive, The Inner Life of Animals opens up the animal kingdom like never... [more]

$19.99

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Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

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Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Jaron Lanier

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Impact of science & technology on society; Technology: general issues; Self-help & personal development

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You might have trouble imagining life without your social media accounts, but virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier insists... [more]

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

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The Weather Detective: Rediscovering Nature's Secret Signs

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; The countryside, country life; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Weather

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BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES, PETER WOHLLEBEN, INVITES US TO RECONNECT WITH NATUREAs soon as we step out... [more]

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress...

Steven Pinker

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of science

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An assessment of the human condition in the twenty-first century presents data demonstrating that life quality, health, prosperity,... [more]

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