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Beautiful You

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Beautiful You

Nat Kringoudis

Medicine; Women's health

Paperback

Join Dr Nat Kringoudis in this eye-opening book as she tells you everything your PDHPE teacher never did about how hormones... [more]

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

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The Universe Explained: A Cosmic Q and A

Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Two of Britain's popular astronomers answer all the questions people ask about space travel, telescopes, the solar system,... [more]

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Am I Dying?!: A Complete Guide to Your Symptoms - and What to Do Next

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Am I Dying?!: A Complete Guide to Your Symptoms - and What to Do Next

Christopher Kelly

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

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A comprehensive, light-hearted resource for the hypochondriac in all of us, from two Columbia University cardiologists who... [more]

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Elements of a Philosophy of Technology: On the Evolutionary History of Culture

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Elements of a Philosophy of Technology: On the Evolutionary History of Culture...

Ernst Kapp

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

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Translation of: Grundlinien einer Philosophie der Technik. [more]

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

Peter Plastrik, John Cleveland

Architecture; Global warming; Urban & municipal planning

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Global stories show urban innovations that are responding to climate change. [more]

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Field Guide to Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia

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Field Guide to Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-East Asia

Gerald R. Allen

Fishes (ichthyology)

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This phenomenally successful guide to the wealth and variety of fish in Australia's tropical waters - including the Great... [more]

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Obaysch: A Hippopotamus in Victorian London

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Obaysch: A Hippopotamus in Victorian London

John Simons

History; Animal behaviour

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Obaysch: A Hippopotamus in Victorian London is the story of Obaysch the hippopotamus, the first `star' animal to be exhibited... [more]

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All - From the Everyday to the Extreme

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When Your Child Has Food Allergies: A Parent's Guide to Managing It All...

Schwartz

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Keeping kids safe takes vigilance---especially when food allergies are involved. This clear, reassuring guide helps you get... [more]

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Always Hungry?: Beat cravings and lose weight the healthy way!

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Always Hungry?: Beat cravings and lose weight the healthy way!

David S. Ludwig

Medicine; Diets & dieting

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ALWAYS HUNGRY will change everything readers ever thought about weight loss, diet, and health, and show us how to lose weight... [more]

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Gene Eating: The science of obesity and the truth about diets

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Gene Eating: The science of obesity and the truth about diets

Dr Giles Yeo

Medicine; Popular medicine & health; Diets & dieting

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The anti-diet diet book by University of Cambridge geneticist, Dr Giles Yeo. [more]

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Harmonic Analysis on Homogeneous Spaces

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Harmonic Analysis on Homogeneous Spaces

NolanR. Wallach

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

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Requiring background in linear algebra and advanced calculus, this text covers representation theory of compact Lie groups... [more]

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

Peter Ungar

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; Developmental biology; Human biology

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Whether we realize it or not, we carry in our mouths the legacy of our evolution. Our teeth are like living fossils that can... [more]

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Data Visualization: A Practical Introduction

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Data Visualization: A Practical Introduction

Kieran Healy

Sociology; Social research & statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical & statistical software; Data capture & analysis; Data mining

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An accessible primer on how to create effective graphics from data This book provides students and researchers a hands-on... [more]

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Robotics Through Science Fiction: Artificial Intelligence Explained Through Six

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Robotics Through Science Fiction: Artificial Intelligence Explained Through...

Robin R. Murphy (Raytheon Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, Texas A&M University)

Science fiction; Classic science fiction; Short stories; Mathematics & Sciences

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Six classic science fiction stories and commentary that illustrate and explain key algorithms or principles of artificial... [more]

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Championing Science: Communicating Your Ideas to Decision Makers

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Championing Science: Communicating Your Ideas to Decision Makers

Roger D. Aines, Amy L. Aines

Phonetics, phonology; Communication studies; Mathematics & Sciences

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Championing Science shows scientists how to persuasively communicate complex scientific ideas to decision makers in government,... [more]

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New Approaches to Asian History

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New Approaches to Asian History

Michael H. Fisher (Oberlin College, Ohio)

History; Asian history; History: specific events & topics; Environmentalist thought & ideology

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India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh are among the nations most subject to climatic stresses. By surveying their environmental... [more]

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Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (And You) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again

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Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (And You) Can Make Our Globe Clean...

Lucy Siegle

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Waste management; Pollution & threats to the environment; Pollution control; Self-sufficiency

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An accessible, practical and ultimately inspiring book that not only serves as a much-needed call to arms to end the plastic... [more]

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The Discrete Charm of the Machine: Why the World Became Digital

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The Discrete Charm of the Machine: Why the World Became Digital

Kenneth Steiglitz

Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of mathematics; History of mathematics; Electronics engineering; Computer science; Mathematical theory of computation

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The genesis of the digital idea and why it transformed civilization A few short decades ago, we were informed by the smooth... [more]

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

James Davison Hunter, Paul Nedelisky

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & science; Philosophy of science; History of science

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Why efforts to create a scientific basis of morality are doomed to fail [more]

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The Misinformation Age: How False Beliefs Spread

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The Misinformation Age: How False Beliefs Spread

Cailin O'Connor, James Owen Weatherall

Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Social, group or collective psychology; History of science

Hardback

The social dynamics of alternative facts why what you believe depends on who you know [more]

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The Water Paradox: Overcoming the Global Crisis in Water Management

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The Water Paradox: Overcoming the Global Crisis in Water Management

Ed Barbier

Environmental economics; Mathematics & Sciences; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of the environment

Hardback

A radical new approach to tackling the growing threat of water scarcity [more]

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Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

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Ganges: The Many Pasts of an Indian River

Sudipta Sen

History; Asian history; Hydrology & the hydrosphere; Limnology (freshwater); Conservation of the environment; Freshwater life

Hardback

A sweeping, interdisciplinary history of the world's third-largest river, a potent symbol across South Asia and the Hindu... [more]

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Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empire

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Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empire

Paul Kosmin

History; Middle Eastern history; Classical history & classical civilisation; History of religion; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

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Under Seleucid rule, time no longer restarted with each new monarch. Instead, progressively numbered years, identical to the... [more]

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99 Variations on a Proof

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99 Variations on a Proof

Philip Ording

Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Philosophy of mathematics; Algebraic geometry; History of mathematics

Hardback

An exploration of mathematical style through 99 different proofs of the... [more]

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CERN and the Higgs Boson: The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality

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CERN and the Higgs Boson: The Global Quest for the Building Blocks of Reality...

James Gillies

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics

Paperback

CERN and the Higgs boson hit the headlines and made particle physics exciting for non-scientists - here's the inside story... [more]

$19.99

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