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Diagnosis: Solving the Most Baffling Medical Mysteries

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Diagnosis: Solving the Most Baffling Medical Mysteries

Lisa Sanders

Medicine; Nursing & ancillary services

Paperback

A collection of more than 50 hard-to-crack medical quandaries, featuring the best of The New York Times Magazine's popular... [more]

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The Periodic Table: A Very Short Introduction

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The Periodic Table: A Very Short Introduction

Eric R. Scerri

Mathematics & Sciences; Inorganic chemistry

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Eric R. Scerri presents a modern and fresh exploration of this fundamental topic in the physical sciences, considering the... [more]

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Physics: A Very Short Introduction

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Physics: A Very Short Introduction

Sidney Perkowitz (Charles Howard Candler Professor Emeritus of Physics, Emory University)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physics

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Physics encompasses all levels of nature from the subatomic to the cosmic, and underlies much of the technology around us.... [more]

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Euler's Pioneering Equation: The most beautiful theorem in mathematics

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Euler's Pioneering Equation: The most beautiful theorem in mathematics

Robin Wilson (Emeritus Professor of Pure Mathematics, Open University)

Mathematics & Sciences; History of mathematics

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In just seven symbols, with profound and beautiful simplicity, Euler's Equation connects five of the most important numbers... [more]

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Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction

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Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction...

Britt Wray, Britt Wray

Mathematics & Sciences; Bio-ethics; Zoology & animal sciences; Endangered species & extinction of species; Wildlife: general interest

Paperback

A provocative look at the controversial new science of de-extinction and the ethical questions it raises. [more]

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Fundamental: How quantum and particle physics explain absolutely everything (except gravity)

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Fundamental: How quantum and particle physics explain absolutely everything...

Tim James

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Particle & high-energy physics; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

Paperback

In the same way that Tim's first book Elemental, a Daily Mail Book of the Year in 2018, serves as a beginner's guide to Chemistry,... [more]

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Dog

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Dog

Susan McHugh

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Dogs as pets

Paperback

A highly illustrated exploration of the ancient and fascinating relationship between human and dog. [more]

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Inventor Lab: Projects for genius makers

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Inventor Lab: Projects for genius makers

DK

Scientific equipment, experiments & techniques; Inventions & inventors; Children's & Educational; Practical interests (Children's&YA); Science & technology: general interest (Children's&YA); Educational: Technology

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This DK children's book aged 9-15 is brimming with exciting, educational activities and projects that focus on electronics... [more]

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The Enchantment Of The Long-haired Rat: A Rodent History of Australia

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The Enchantment Of The Long-haired Rat: A Rodent History of Australia

Tim Bonyhady

Mathematics & Sciences; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

A surprising and absorbing new work of scientific, historical and environmental investigation, featuring one of Australia's... [more]

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The Selfish Ape: Human Nature and Our Path to Extinction

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The Selfish Ape: Human Nature and Our Path to Extinction

Nicholas P. Money

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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An accessible and entertaining portrait of humans as a brilliantly inventive, yet self-destructive animal. [more]

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The Joy of Search: A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics

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The Joy of Search: A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics

Daniel M. Russell

Impact of science & technology on society; Internet searching

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How to be a great online searcher, demonstrated with step-by-step searches for answers to a series of intriguing questions... [more]

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The Slow Moon Climbs: The Science, History, and Meaning of Menopause

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The Slow Moon Climbs: The Science, History, and Meaning of Menopause

Susan Mattern

Social & cultural history; Gender studies: women; Medicine; History of science; Evolution; Women's health

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Taking readers from the rainforests of Paraguay to the streets of Tokyo, Mattern draws on historical, scientific, and cultural... [more]

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The Lost Planets: Peter van de Kamp and the Vanishing Exoplanets around Barnard's Star

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The Lost Planets: Peter van de Kamp and the Vanishing Exoplanets around...

John Wenz

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomical charts & atlases

Hardback

A fascinating account of the pioneering astronomer who claimed (erroneously) to have discovered a planet outside the solar... [more]

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The Scentual Garden: Exploring the World of Botanical Fragrance

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The Scentual Garden: Exploring the World of Botanical Fragrance

Ken Druse

Botany & plant sciences; Gardening; Gardening: plants

Hardback

Popular garden writer Druse offers a complete survey of fragrance in the garden, in a major work filled with new knowledge.... [more]

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Convergent Evolution on Earth: Lessons for the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

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Convergent Evolution on Earth: Lessons for the Search for Extraterrestrial...

George R McGhee Jr.

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Hardback

An analysis of patterns of convergent evolution on Earth that suggests where we might look for similar convergent forms on... [more]

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Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

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Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

Adam Kay

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs; Medical profession; Health systems & services; Advocate - Biography

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From the multi-award-winning and million-copy bestselling author of This is Going to Hurt comes Twas The Nightshift Before... [more]

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Breakfast with the Centenarians: The Art of Ageing Well

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Breakfast with the Centenarians: The Art of Ageing Well

Daniela Mari

Psychology of ageing; Medicine; Geriatric medicine; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Learn the art of growing old from the supercentenarians living life to the fullest. [more]

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Democracy Hacked: How Technology is Destabilising Global Politics

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Democracy Hacked: How Technology is Destabilising Global Politics

Martin Moore

Media studies; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Impact of science & technology on society

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Democracy isn't dying. It's mutating. [more]

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New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

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New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

James Bridle

Politics & government; Technology: general issues

Paperback

How the Information Age destroys knowledge [more]

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

Eugenia Cheng

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Popular science

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For thousands of years, mathematicians have used the timeless art of logic to see the world more clearly. In The Art of Logic,... [more]

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Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants: Darwin's Botany Today

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Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants: Darwin's Botany Today

Ken Thompson

Mathematics & Sciences; Botany & plant sciences

Paperback

Most of us think of Darwin at work on The Beagle, taking inspiration for his theory of evolution from his travels in the Galapagos.... [more]

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Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields

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Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields

Susan Lawrence, Peter Davies

History; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

Sludge The fascinating, troubling legacy of the gold rush Everyone knows gold made Victoria rich. But did you know... [more]

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Beyond the Stethoscope: Doctor'S Stories of Reclaiming Hope, Heart and Healing in Medicine

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Beyond the Stethoscope: Doctor'S Stories of Reclaiming Hope, Heart and Healing...

Lucy Mayes

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medicine; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

Our health care system is sick. We live in an era of factory style medicine, spiralling costs, complex and chronic conditions,... [more]

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The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life

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The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life

David Quammen

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; DNA & Genome

Paperback

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction and A New York Times... [more]

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ADHD

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ADHD

Wolraich Mark Md Faap Hagan Joseph F Md Faap, Mark L. Wolraich, MD, FAAP, MD, FAAP, Joseph F. Hagan Jr, MD, FAAP

Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Health & Self-Help; Coping with illness; Advice on parenting

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This comprehensive guide to attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) offers parents balanced, reassuring, and authoritative... [more]

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