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Bee

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Bee

Claire Preston

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

This book will be of interest not only to beekeepers and producers of honey, but also to a wide general audience who appreciate... [more]

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Talking to Robots: A Brief Guide to Our Human-Robot Futures

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Talking to Robots: A Brief Guide to Our Human-Robot Futures

David Ewing Duncan

Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Robotics

Paperback

Award-winning journalist David Ewing Duncan considers twenty-four visions of possible human-robot futures - incredible scenarios... [more]

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Wild Elephants

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Wild Elephants

Samuel Wasser, Art Wolfe

The Arts: General & Reference; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

In Wild Elephants, Art Wolfe seeks to capture on camera just what makes elephants so special and so worth saving.<br /><br... [more]

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Scientifica Historica: How the world's great science books chart the history of knowledge

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Scientifica Historica: How the world's great science books chart the history...

Brian Clegg

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; History of science

Hardback

Scientifica Historica is a bibliophilic journey through time, surveying the greatest science titles through the ages and exploring... [more]

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The Good Fat Guide

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The Good Fat Guide

David Gillespie

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Health & Self-Help; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

Fully revised and updated edition of David's bestselling Toxic Oil (2013), featuring the latest scientific research, a comprehensive... [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 Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey Into Greenland's Buried Past and Our Perilous Future

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The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey Into Greenland's Buried...

Jon Gertner

Mathematics & Sciences; Pollution & threats to the environment; Global warming; The Earth: natural history general

Hardback

A riveting account of the explorers and scientists racing to understand Greenland's rapidly melting ice: a dramatic harbinger... [more]

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Flight

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Flight

Zack Scott

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

Hardback

From a former RAF technician, a unique and gorgeously illustrated celebration of humankind's most ambitious undertaking: flight... [more]

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Moonshots: 50 Years of NASA Space Exploration Seen through Hasselblad Cameras

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Moonshots: 50 Years of NASA Space Exploration Seen through Hasselblad Cameras...

Piers Bizony

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science

Hardback

Moonshots presents stunning photos of space and Earth from NASA's archives-taken by Gemini, Apollo, Space Shuttle, and ISS... [more]

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Astronomy (Ponderables): An Illustrated History of The Universe

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Astronomy (Ponderables): An Illustrated History of The Universe

Tom Jackson

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Hardback

Here is the essential guide to astronomy, an authoritative reference book and timeline that traces how, over many centuries,... [more]

$29.99

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Spacetime and Geometry: An Introduction to General Relativity

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Spacetime and Geometry: An Introduction to General Relativity

Sean M. Carroll (California Institute of Technology)

Mathematics & Sciences; Relativity physics

Hardback

Spacetime and Geometry is an introductory textbook on general relativity, specifically aimed at students. Using a lucid and... [more]

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

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Origin Story: A Big History of Everything

David Christian

History; General & world history; History: earliest times to present day; Cosmology & the universe; Early man; The natural world, country life & pets

Paperback

How did we get from the Big Bang to today's staggering complexity, in which seven billion humans are connected into networks... [more]

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Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road

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Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road

Kate Harris

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Geographical discovery & exploration; Road & motor vehicles: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Lands of Lost Borders is illuminating, heart-warming, and hopeful in its suggestion that we will explore not to conquer but... [more]

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Apollo in Perspective: Spaceflight Then and Now

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Apollo in Perspective: Spaceflight Then and Now

Jonathan Allday (The Royal Hospital School, Ipswich,UK)

Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics; Astronautics

Paperback

Explores Apollo space program and the technology that was used to land a man on the Moon. This book discusses the designs... [more]

$54.99

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Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain

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Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain...

Rahul Jandial

Health psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Neurosurgery; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

For years Dr Rahul Jandial has transformed the lives of his neurosurgery patients by putting them through 'brain rehab', his... [more]

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The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An intimate journey across our surface

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The Remarkable Life of the Skin: An intimate journey across our surface...

Monty Lyman

Anatomy; Dermatology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

How does our diet affect our skin? Through the lenses of science, sociology and history, Dr Monty Lyman leads us on a journey... [more]

$35.00

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

Jono Lineen

Memoirs; Popular science; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

Paperback

In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to... [more]

$34.99

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Stone

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Stone

William Hall

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; History of architecture; Building construction & materials

Hardback

A fresh look at the beauty, diversity, and versatility of the world's most extraordinary stone architecture throughout time... [more]

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Anatomy: Exploring the Human Body

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Anatomy: Exploring the Human Body

Phaidon Editors

Human figures depicted in art; Medicine; History of medicine; Anatomy

Hardback

A stunning tribute to our eternal fascination with the human body - and the latest in the bestselling 'Explorer' Collection... [more]

$79.95

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Prime Suspects: The Anatomy of Integers and Permutations

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Prime Suspects: The Anatomy of Integers and Permutations

Andrew Granville, Jennifer Granville

Graphic novels: true stories & non-fiction; Mathematics & Sciences; Number theory; Numerical analysis

Paperback

This outrageous graphic novel investigates key concepts in mathematics by taking readers on a voyage of forensic discovery,... [more]

$49.99

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The Joy of SET: The Many Mathematical Dimensions of a Seemingly Simple Card Game

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The Joy of SET: The Many Mathematical Dimensions of a Seemingly Simple Card...

Liz McMahon, Gary Gordon, Hannah Gordon, Rebecca Gordon

Mathematics & Sciences; Card games

Paperback

A mathematical exploration of the popular card game SET Have you ever played the addictive card game SET? Have you ever... [more]

$44.99

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The Calculus of Happiness: How a Mathematical Approach to Life Adds Up to Health, Wealth, and Love

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The Calculus of Happiness: How a Mathematical Approach to Life Adds Up to...

Oscar Fernandez

Mathematics & Sciences; Calculus

Paperback

How math holds the keys to improving one's health, wealth, and love life What's the best diet for overall health and weight... [more]

$29.99

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Language Unlimited: The Science Behind Our Most Creative Power

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Language Unlimited: The Science Behind Our Most Creative Power

David Adger

linguistics; Psycholinguistics; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Popular science

Hardback

Human language allows us to plan, communicate, and create new ideas, without limit. Yet we have only finite experiences, and... [more]

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Sustainability Made Simple: Small Changes for Big Impact

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Sustainability Made Simple: Small Changes for Big Impact

Rosaly Byrd, Lauren DeMates

Mathematics & Sciences; Self-sufficiency

Paperback

Sustainability Made Simple explores the relationship between everyday life and the intricate global environmental issues of... [more]

$33.99

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Bloom: From Food to Fuel, The Epic Story of How Algae Can Save Our World

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Bloom: From Food to Fuel, The Epic Story of How Algae Can Save Our World...

Ruth Kassinger

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Phycology, algae & lichens; Pollution & threats to the environment

Paperback

From the air we breathe, to our oceans and plant life, algae has helped create and sustain our world - and may just save it...... [more]

$35.00

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