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Cosmos Magazine: Spring 2018: Issue 80: Inside an Alien Brain

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Cosmos Magazine: Spring 2018: Issue 80: Inside an Alien Brain

Cosmos Magazine

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Octopus intelligence and more... [more]

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The Honey Factory: Inside the Ingenious World of Bees

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The Honey Factory: Inside the Ingenious World of Bees

Jurgen Tautz, Diedrich Steen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Insects (entomology); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

An insightful look inside the life of a hive and the bees that make it a home. [more]

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Mr Guilfoyle's Shakespearian Botany

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Mr Guilfoyle's Shakespearian Botany

Edmee Cudmore, Diana Hill

Botanical art; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences

Paperback

William Guilfoyle, credited as the architect of Melbourne's Royal Botanic gardens, was an eminent landscape designer, botanist... [more]

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The Future of Everything: Big, Audacious Ideas for a Better World

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The Future of Everything: Big, Audacious Ideas for a Better World

Tim Dunlop

Politics & government; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

We are in the middle of the greatest technological revolution in history. Its epicentre lies in Silicon Valley, but its impacts... [more]

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The Edge of Memory: Ancient Stories, Oral Tradition and the Post-Glacial World

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The Edge of Memory: Ancient Stories, Oral Tradition and the Post-Glacial...

Patrick Nunn

History; Folklore, myths & legends; Popular science; Historical geology; Global warming

Paperback

In today's society it is generally the written word that holds the authority. We are more likely to trust the words found... [more]

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Hunter Wine: A History

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Hunter Wine: A History

Julie McIntyre, John Germov

History; Social & cultural history; Food & society; Viticulture; Wines

Paperback

Australian winegrowing is as old as European Australia. While the Hunter Valley is not the ideal place to grow grapes climatically,... [more]

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The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us

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The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us

Adam Rutherford

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

A thrilling new examination of what sets us apart in the animal kingdom by the popular science broadcaster and author of A... [more]

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Dinosaurs: How They Lived and Evolved

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Dinosaurs: How They Lived and Evolved

Darren Naish, Paul M. Barrett

Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

Fully illustrated and immersive guide to the latest research in these incredible animals. [more]

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How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

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How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

Michael Pollan

Society & Social Sciences; Regulation of medicines & medical devices; Mental health services; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

Paperback

It's as if we made entering gothic cathedrals illegal, or museums, or sunsets!'<br... [more]

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The Equations of Life: The Hidden Rules Shaping Evolution

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The Equations of Life: The Hidden Rules Shaping Evolution

Charles Cockell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics; Biology, life sciences

Paperback

Britain's foremost astrobiologist offers an accessible and game-changing account of why life is like it is [more]

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

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Atlas of the Southern Night Sky: Fifth Edition

Steve Massey, Steve Quirk

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

If you ever needed a book to help you explore the wonderful night skies from down under, be it Australia, South America, South... [more]

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2062: The World that AI Made

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2062: The World that AI Made

Toby Walsh

Society & Social Sciences; Social forecasting, future studies; Impact of science & technology on society; Artificial intelligence

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Comprehensive discussion of where AI will be in 40 years and the questions we all need to be asking now to shape the future.... [more]

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Charles Ulm: The untold story of one of Australia's greatest aviation pioneers

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Charles Ulm: The untold story of one of Australia's greatest aviation pioneers...

Rick Searle

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Australasian & Pacific history; Aviation skills & piloting

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The definitive insight into Charles Ulm, the oft-overshadowed partner and fellow pioneer of Australian aviation Charles Kingsford... [more]

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Trial of Strength: Adventures and Misadventures on the Wild and Remote Subantarctic Islands

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Trial of Strength: Adventures and Misadventures on the Wild and Remote Subantarctic...

Shona Riddell

History; History of other lands; Conservation of the environment

Hardback

The subantarctic islands circle the lower part of the globe in the `Roaring Forties' and `Furious Fifties' latitudes. Trial... [more]

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Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

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Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Max Tegmark

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

Paperback

This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf. [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

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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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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's first journey to the Moon

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Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts who made man's...

Robert Kurson

History of the Americas; The Cold War; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Expeditions

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Fifty years ago, Christmas 1968, Man first orbited the Moon. This book tells the inside story of that epic journey. [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

Paperback

[This book] provides an explanation of the research that has enabled this technology-something which led to countless misconceptions-... [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

Paperback

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

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Is That a Big Number?

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Is That a Big Number?

Andrew Elliott

Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Impressive numbers are thrown at us by the news every day. They are meant to help us understand, to compare, to evaluate,... [more]

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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

Hardback

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

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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

Paperback

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]

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Randomistas: How Radical Researchers Changed Our World

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Randomistas: How Radical Researchers Changed Our World

Andrew Leigh

Research methods: general; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Consumerism; Social research & statistics; Clinical trials

Paperback

Randomised tests are carried out on us every day- by supermarkets, search engines, online dating sites and direct marketers.... [more]

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Jordan B. Peterson

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Clinical psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Jordan Peterson's work as a clinical psychologist has reshaped the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become... [more]

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What's Next?: Even Scientists Can't Predict the Future - or Can They?

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What's Next?: Even Scientists Can't Predict the Future - or Can They?

Jim Al-Khalili

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

Thought the science of the future was all hoverboards and space travel? Think again. Every day, scientists come up with... [more]

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