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Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are

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Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are

Robert Plomin

Child & developmental psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; DNA & Genome; Human biology

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The blueprint for our individuality lies in the 1% of DNA that differs between people. Our intellectual capacity, our introversion... [more]

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes?

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The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes?

Tim Peake, The European Space Agency

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astrophysics; Puzzles & quizzes; Popular astronomy & space

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*** The puzzle book of 2018 ***Have you got what it takes to be an astronaut?<br... [more]

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A Hole in the Sidewalk: The Recovering Person's Guide to Relapse Prevention

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A Hole in the Sidewalk: The Recovering Person's Guide to Relapse Prevention...

Claudia Black

Psychology; Addiction & therapy

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A new and revised edition of Dr. Claudia Black's important relapse prevention workbook--unique and ahead of its time in addressing... [more]

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Plato and the Nerd: The Creative Partnership of Humans and Technology

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Plato and the Nerd: The Creative Partnership of Humans and Technology

Edward Ashford Lee

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Technology: general issues

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How humans and technology evolve together in a creative partnership. [more]

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The Chinese Typewriter: A History

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The Chinese Typewriter: A History

Thomas S. Mullaney

Office systems & equipment; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; History of engineering & technology; Inventions & inventors; Computing: general

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How Chinese characters triumphed over the QWERTY keyboard and laid the foundation for China's information technology successes... [more]

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The Warfare Between Science and Religion: The Idea That Wouldn't Die

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The Warfare Between Science and Religion: The Idea That Wouldn't Die

Jeff Hardin, Ronald L. Numbers, Ronald A. Binzley

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Scheitle, M. Alper Yalcinkaya [more]

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Take Control of Your Depression: Strategies to Help You Feel Better Now

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Take Control of Your Depression: Strategies to Help You Feel Better Now...

Susan J. Noonan

Psychology; Clinical psychology; Coping with illness

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It is of enormous value to the layperson, hungry for knowledge about how best to interact and help their loved one face the... [more]

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Nonsense on Stilts

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Nonsense on Stilts

Massimo Pigliucci

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science

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In this fully revised second edition, noted skeptic Massimo Pigliucci sets out to separate the fact from the fantasy in an... [more]

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Alfred Wegener: Science, Exploration, and the Theory of Continental Drift

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Alfred Wegener: Science, Exploration, and the Theory of Continental Drift...

Mott T. Greene

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Earth sciences

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The book should be of interest not only to earth scientists, students of polar travel and exploration, and historians but... [more]

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Beyond the Self: Conversations between Buddhism and Neuroscience

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Beyond the Self: Conversations between Buddhism and Neuroscience

Matthieu Ricard, Wolf Singer

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Psychology; Neurosciences

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Converging and diverging views on the mind, the self, consciousness, the unconscious, free will, perception, meditation, and... [more]

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The Calculus Gallery: Masterpieces from Newton to Lebesgue

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The Calculus Gallery: Masterpieces from Newton to Lebesgue

William Dunham

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus; History of mathematics

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More than three centuries after its creation, calculus remains a dazzling intellectual achievement and the gateway into higher... [more]

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The Tantrum Survival Guide: Tune In to Your Toddler's Mind (and Your Own) to Calm the Craziness and Make Family Fun Again

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The Tantrum Survival Guide: Tune In to Your Toddler's Mind (and Your Own)...

Rebecca Schrag Hershberg

Counselling & advice services; Psychotherapy; Health & Self-Help

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If you are the parent of a toddler or preschooler, chances are you know a thing or two about tantrums. While those epic meltdowns... [more]

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Coral Whisperers: Scientists on the Brink

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Coral Whisperers: Scientists on the Brink

Irus Braverman

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Conservation of the environment

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In recent years, a catastrophic global bleaching event devastated many of the world's precious coral reefs. Working on the... [more]

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Mysteries of Mars

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Mysteries of Mars

Fabio Vittorio De Blasio

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Astronautics; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

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This book introduces the reader to the wonders of Mars, covering all aspects from our past perceptions of the planet through... [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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Religion and Science: The Basics

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Religion and Science: The Basics

Philip Clayton

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Philosophy of science

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Religion and science are arguably the two most powerful social forces in the world today. But where religion and science were... [more]

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The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How To Know What's Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake

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The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: How To Know What's Really Real in a...

Steven Novella

Politics & government; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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An entertaining and all-encompassing guide to skeptical thinking for the age of misinformation. [more]

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The Psychology of Retirement

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The Psychology of Retirement

Doreen Rosenthal (University of Melbourne, Australia), Susan Moore

Counselling & advice services; Psychology; Psychology of ageing; Personal & public health; Health psychology; Retirement

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How can you make the most of retirement? How should you plan for retirement? What are the challenges of retirement and how... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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Moonstruck: How lunar cycles affect life

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Moonstruck: How lunar cycles affect life

Ernest Naylor

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Marine biology

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Compared to well established circadian rhythms, scientific evidence for biological clocks linked to the Moon has only recently... [more]

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Dog Ear Cafe: How the Mt Theo Program beat the curse of petrol sniffing

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Dog Ear Cafe: How the Mt Theo Program beat the curse of petrol sniffing...

Andrew Stojanovski

History; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Indigenous peoples; Personal & public health; Family & health

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Dog Ear Cafe shows that real change in Aboriginal communities is possible; that there can be solutions to seemingly intractable... [more]

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

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Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

Rachel Love Nuwer

Animals & society; Criminal investigation & detection; Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Hunting or shooting animals & game

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An intrepid investigation of the criminal world of wildlife trafficking - the poachers, the traders, and the customers - and... [more]

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Can Science Make Sense of Life?

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Can Science Make Sense of Life?

Sheila Jasanoff

Philosophy; Philosophy of science

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Nearly 70 years after the dawn of the genetic age, biotechnology, scientists proclaim, is poised to rewrite the book of life.... [more]

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The Science of Everyday Life: Why Teapots Dribble, Toast Burns and Light Bulbs Shine

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The Science of Everyday Life: Why Teapots Dribble, Toast Burns and Light...

Marty Jopson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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In this fascinating scientific tour of household objects, The One Show's resident scientist Marty Jopson explains the answers... [more]

$19.99

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The River of Consciousness

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The River of Consciousness

Oliver Sacks

Psychology; Medical sociology; Popular psychology

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The River of Consciousness is a remarkable culmination of a lifetime's research into the way the brain works by the celebrated... [more]

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