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Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?

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Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?

Jonathan Losos

Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Evolution

Hardback

<strong>A dazzling tour of evolution in action that sheds light on one of the greatest debates in science.</strong><br /><br... [more]

$49.99

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Climate Wars

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Climate Wars

Mark Butler

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of the environment; Global warming

Paperback

As the consequences of climate change become perilously close to the point of no-return, time-wasting wars over what to do... [more]

$27.99

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Dead Zone: Where the Wild Things Were

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Dead Zone: Where the Wild Things Were

Philip Lymbery

Prose: non-fiction; Mathematics & Sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species

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A tour of some of the world's most iconic and endangered species, and what we can do to save them. [more]

$24.99

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Birds: What's In A Name?

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Birds: What's In A Name?

Peter Barry

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

Paperback

Have you ever looked through the names in a bird book and thought It's all Greek to me! ? This entertaining and informative... [more]

$35.00

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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

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Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

Tim Marshall

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Political geography

Paperback

An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict [more]

$22.99

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Ten Great Ideas about Chance

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Ten Great Ideas about Chance

Persi Diaconis, Brian Skyrms

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; Probability & statistics

Hardback

<div><strong>A fascinating account of the breakthrough ideas that transformed probability and statistics.</strong></div><div><br... [more]

$59.99

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The Animals Among Us: The New Science of Anthrozoology

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The Animals Among Us: The New Science of Anthrozoology

John Bradshaw

Animals & society; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Zoology & animal sciences; Domestic animals & pets

Hardback

Why do humans love animals? The bestselling author of In Defence of Dogs... [more]

$45.00

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Atlas of Untamed Places: An extraordinary journey through our wild world

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Atlas of Untamed Places: An extraordinary journey through our wild world...

Chris Fitch

History; Society & culture: general; Geography; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

An intrepid journey through fearsome landscapes, feral environments, and the untouched and inhospitable wildernesses that... [more]

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How to Count to Infinity

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How to Count to Infinity

Marcus du Sautoy

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

Hardback

Part of the Little Ways to Live a Big Life series, an enlightening and informative book that teaches you how to count to infinity... [more]

$19.99

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Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker

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Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker

A. N. Wilson

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Hardback

A radical reappraisal of Charles Darwin from the bestselling author of Victoria: A Life [more]

$49.99

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Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene

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Defiant Earth: The Fate of Humans in the Anthropocene

Clive Hamilton

Social issues & processes; Mathematics & Sciences; The environment

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Humans have become so powerful that we have disrupted the functioning of the Earth System as a whole, bringing on a new geological... [more]

$29.99

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Behind the Legend: The Many Worlds of Charles Todd

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Behind the Legend: The Many Worlds of Charles Todd

Denis Cryle

Mathematics & Sciences

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Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

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Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence...

Sarah Scoles

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings

Hardback

A brilliant examination of the science behind the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence and its pioneer, Jill Tarter.... [more]

$39.95

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The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate - Discoveries from a Secret World

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The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate - Discoveries...

Peter Wohlleben

Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Paperback

Opening this book, you are about to enter a wonderland. Tim Flannery, author of Atmosphere of Hope and The Weather Makers... [more]

$29.99

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): 10 tips for less fat, more fit

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How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): 10 tips for less fat, more...

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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Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization

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Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes, Nations and Civilization

Andrew Robinson

Mathematics & Sciences

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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Genetics Essentials: Concepts and Connections

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Genetics Essentials: Concepts and Connections

Benjamin Pierce, Benjamin A. Pierce

Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical)

Paperback

Derived from his popular and acclaimed Genetics: A Conceptual Approach, Ben Pierce's streamlined text covers basic transmission,... [more]

$135.95

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This Wonderfully Strange Country: Rev. W. B. Clarke, Colonial Scientist

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This Wonderfully Strange Country: Rev. W. B. Clarke, Colonial Scientist...

Robert Young

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

The Rev. William Clarke came to Australia in 1839 with an established reputation in geology, and was so influential that he... [more]

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Creating Cities

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Creating Cities

Marcus Westbury

Humanities; History; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Creating Cities is about how the Renew Newcastle scheme helped transform Newcastle, launched more than 200 creative and community... [more]

$27.50

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

Development studies; Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

Hardback

New technologies may have transformed human societies, but not much has been written on how they are impacting people in Africa... [more]

$132.95  $25.00

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Flocks of Colour

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Flocks of Colour

Penny Olsen

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

Paperback

This splendid book draws on the National Library collection and features images of all the Australian parrots, from the first... [more]

$39.99  $15.00

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About Time: From Sun Dials to Quantum Clocks, How the Cosmos Shapes our Lives - And We Shape the Cosmos

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About Time: From Sun Dials to Quantum Clocks, How the Cosmos Shapes our...

Adam Frank

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

Paperback

An exhilarating journey into the science of time, from Stonehenge to the Big Bang and beyond [more]

$22.99  $10.00

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Ben Sanders x6 Pack Offer

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Ben Sanders x6 Pack Offer

Ben Sanders

Mathematics & Sciences; Picture books

Address book

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$19.99

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New Technologies and the Media

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New Technologies and the Media

Gerard Goggin

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

This book is essential reading for all media students and researchers - and for anyone interested in getting to grips with... [more]

$42.95  $10.00

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Rebecca Skloot

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical research; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Paperback

The internationally bestselling story of a young woman whose death in 1951 changed medical science for ever . . . [more]

$24.95  $12.00

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