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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

Rick Edwards, Michael Brooks

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular science

Paperback

Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it. Dara O Briain A Sunday Times Book of the Year A New Scientist Gift Pick... [more]

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Big Book Of Hacks: 250 Amazing DIY Tech Projects

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Big Book Of Hacks: 250 Amazing DIY Tech Projects

Editors Of Popular Science

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Technology: general issues; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

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In this paperback reboot of the popular 2012 title, readers will find a collection of the most up-to-date and thrilling DIY... [more]

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Instante de Luz

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Instante de Luz

Nina Riggs

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical profession; Popular medicine & health; Coping with illness; Languages & ESL

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Nina Riggs was just thirty-seven years old when initially diagnosed with breast cancer--one small spot. Within a year, the... [more]

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Denialism

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Denialism

Michael Specter

Hoaxes & deceptions; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science; The environment

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There is so much confusing and conflicting information about the world in which we live that the truth can be impossible to... [more]

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Adani and the War Over Coal

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Adani and the War Over Coal

Quentin Beresford

Economics of industrial organisation; Mining industry; Mathematics & Sciences; Social impact of environmental issues

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Australian politicians have had a love affair with coal, which has helped lock its politics into the fossil fuel age. This... [more]

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Eye of the Shoal: A Fishwatcher's Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything

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Eye of the Shoal: A Fishwatcher's Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything...

Helen Scales

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Marine biology; Fishes (ichthyology); Wildlife: aquatic creatures

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'Scales's genuine appreciation and awe for fish are contagious.' Science 'Delightful' New Scientist Seventy per cent... [more]

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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics with Heavy Metal

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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics...

Philip Moriarty

Heavy Metal music; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Popular physicist uses principles of heavy metal music to explain concepts in quantum physics in both a fun and informative... [more]

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Beyond the Map: Unruly enclaves, ghostly places, emerging lands and our search for new utopias

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Beyond the Map: Unruly enclaves, ghostly places, emerging lands and our...

Alastair Bonnett

History; Earth sciences; Physical geography & topography; Human geography

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The world's unruly places, unmarked on any official map, are multiplying and changing fast. Alastair Bonnet presents the... [more]

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Dr Libby Beauty Guide The

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Dr Libby Beauty Guide The

Dr. Libby Weaver

Medicine; Cosmetics, hair & beauty

Paperback

Have you ever felt deflated by what you see in the mirror, or wished you could just fix that 'one thing' you dislike the most... [more]

$39.95

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Fifty Things that Made the Modern Economy

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Fifty Things that Made the Modern Economy

Tim Harford

Business & Economics; Economic history; History of engineering & technology

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Fifty Things that Shaped the Modern Economy paints the epic picture of economic change in an intimate way, by telling the... [more]

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Meet Your Bacteria

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Meet Your Bacteria

Catherine Whitlock, Nicola Temple

Medical microbiology & virology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences; Popular medicine & health; Women's health

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Introducing the hidden communities that live in your gut and other organs. [more]

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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

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Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space

Tim Peake

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

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The awe-inspiring Sunday Times Bestseller from astronaut Tim PeakeShortlisted for the British Book Award 2018'Amazing .<br... [more]

$22.99

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Made by Humans: The AI Condition

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Made by Humans: The AI Condition

Ellen Broad

Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Ethical & social aspects of computing; Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interaction

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AI can be all too human: quick to judge, capable of error, vulnerable to bias. It's made by humans after all. Made by Humans... [more]

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When Galaxies Collide

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When Galaxies Collide

Lisa Harvey-Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

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The Andromeda Galaxy is rushing towards us at 400,000 kilometres an hour. When Galaxies Collide will guide you to look at... [more]

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Carbon Capture

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Carbon Capture

Howard J. Herzog (Senior Research Engineer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming

Paperback

A concise overview of carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS), a promising but overlooked climate change mitigation pathway.... [more]

$34.99

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

John Danaher (Lecturer, National University of Ireland), Neil McArthur (Associate Director, University of Manitoba)

Philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Impact of science & technology on society; Machine learning; Human-computer interaction

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Perspectives from philosophy, psychology religious studies, economics, and law on the possible future of robot-human sexual... [more]

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The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us (And What We Can Do About Them)

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The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us (And What We Can Do About...

Lucy Jones

Social impact of disasters; Mathematics & Sciences; Natural disasters

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A case study of the biggest natural disasters humanity has survived, and how they have shaped our history. [more]

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The Construction of Human Kinds

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The Construction of Human Kinds

Ron Mallon, Ph.D (Associate Professor & Director of the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program, Washington University, Saint Louis)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Psychology; Philosophy of science

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Ron Mallon explores how thinking and talking about kinds of person can bring those kinds into being. He considers what normative... [more]

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Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech

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Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech

Jamie Susskind

Social forecasting, future studies; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Politics & government; Impact of science & technology on society

Hardback

Future Politics confronts the most important question of our time: how will digital technology change society? [more]

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You: A Natural History

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You: A Natural History

William B. Irvine (Professor of Philosophy, Wright State University)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Life sciences: general issues; Human biology

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Offers a multi-disciplinary investigation of your hyper-extended family tree, going all the way back to the Big Bang. [more]

$42.95

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LikeWar: The Weaponization of Social Media

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LikeWar: The Weaponization of Social Media

P W Singer, Emerson T Brooking

Society & Social Sciences; Social forecasting, future studies; Political structure & processes; Technology: general issues

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Social media has been weaponized, as state hackers and rogue terrorists have seized upon Twitter and Facebook to create chaos... [more]

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On Desperate Ground: The Marines at the Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle

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On Desperate Ground: The Marines at the Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest...

Hampton Sides

History; Asian history; History of the Americas; Military history; Korean War; Military engineering

Hardback

A chronicle of the extraordinary feats of heroism by Marines called on to do the impossible during the greatest battle of... [more]

$54.95

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Lamarck's Revenge: How Epigenetics Is Revolutionizing Our Understanding of Evolution's Past and Present

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Lamarck's Revenge: How Epigenetics Is Revolutionizing Our Understanding...

Peter Ward

Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Evolution

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Epigenetics upends natural selection and genetic mutation as the sole engines of evolution. Darwinian evolution is based on... [more]

$35.99

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Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World

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Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World

Mike Brooks , Jon Lasser

Age groups: children; Psychology; Child & developmental psychology; Family psychology; Clinical psychology; Health & Self-Help

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Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World guides parents in teaching their children how to reap the... [more]

$38.95

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Minibeasts: True rulers of our world and the key to our survival

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Minibeasts: True rulers of our world and the key to our survival

Alan Henderson

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

Hardback

Lavishly illustrated with breathtaking macrophotography, this stunning insight into the insect kingdom reveals the critical... [more]

$45.00

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