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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

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A Guide to Native Bees of Australia

Terry Houston

Apiculture (beekeeping); Advocate - Science

Paperback

An illustrated introduction to the estimated 2000 species of Australian bees. [more]

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Charles Ulm: The untold story of one of Australia's greatest aviation pioneers

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Charles Ulm: The untold story of one of Australia's greatest aviation pioneers...

Rick Searle

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Australasian & Pacific history; Aviation skills & piloting; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

The definitive insight into Charles Ulm, the oft-overshadowed partner and fellow pioneer of Australian aviation Charles Kingsford... [more]

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The Re-Origin of Species: A Second Chance for Extinct Animals

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The Re-Origin of Species: A Second Chance for Extinct Animals

Torill Kornfeldt

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Applied ecology; Endangered species & extinction of species; Genetic engineering

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Journalist Torill Kornfeldt travelled the world to meet the scientists working to bring extinct animals back from the dead.... [more]

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Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong On GMOs

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Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong On GMOs

Mark Lynas

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Genetic engineering; Agricultural science

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'Mark Lynas is a saint' Sunday Times 'Fluent, persuasive and surely right.' Evening Standard Mark Lynas was one of the... [more]

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The Digital Ape: How to Live (in peace) with Smart Machines

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The Digital Ape: How to Live (in peace) with Smart Machines

Nigel Shadbolt, Roger Hampson

Society & culture: general; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Technology: general issues; Artificial intelligence

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How smart machines are transforming us all - and what we should do about it. [more]

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

Helen Jukes

Biography; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Apiculture (beekeeping); Advocate - Biography

Hardback

A fascinating, insightful and inspiring account of a novice beekeeper's year of keeping a colony of honeybees, which will... [more]

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Chromatopia: An Illustrated History of Colour

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Chromatopia: An Illustrated History of Colour

David Coles

Art & Architecture; Pigments, dyestuffs & paint technology; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

Hardback

From grinding down beetles and burning animal bones to alchemy and serendipity,Chromatopia reveals the origin stories of over... [more]

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Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

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Exactly: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World

Simon Winchester

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Inventions & inventors; Precision instruments manufacture

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Bestselling author Simon Winchester writes a magnificent history of the pioneering engineers who developed precision machinery... [more]

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Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

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Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Jaron Lanier

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Impact of science & technology on society; Technology: general issues; Self-help & personal development; Advocate - Today's World

Hardback

You might have trouble imagining life without your social media accounts, but virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier insists... [more]

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination and Sugarbag Honey

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination...

Tim Heard

Apiculture (beekeeping); Gardening

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The Australian Native Bee Book describes native bees generally and provides a complete guide to keeping Australian native... [more]

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain

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Land of Plenty: A Journey Through the Fields and Foods of Modern Britain...

Charlie Pye-Smith

Agriculture & farming; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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A charming travelogue revealing the little-understood world of British agriculture [more]

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites to Meteors and Constellations, Your Guide to Stargazing

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100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky: From Planets and Satellites...

Dean Regas

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

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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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

Paperback

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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The Soviet Space Program: First Steps: 19411953

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The Soviet Space Program: First Steps: 19411953

Eberhard Roedel

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics

Paperback

This concise history is the first book in a new series on the Soviet space program, and features many rare photographs, diagrams,... [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

Paperback

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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A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age

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A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age

Jimmy Soni, Rob Goodman

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Information theory; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology

Paperback

The fascinating life and times of one of the foremost intellects of the twentieth century: Claude Shannon-the neglected architect... [more]

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism in 12 Questions

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism...

Laurent Alexandre, Jean-Michel Besnier

Philosophy; Life sciences: general issues; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

Paperback

Through 12 thought-provoking questions, a philosopher and a scientist explore the real-world ramifications of transhumanism... [more]

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

John Carreyrou

Reportage & collected journalism; Society & Social Sciences; Corporate crime; Biotechnology industries; Biotechnology

Paperback

The shocking true story of the biggest corporate fraud since Enron, a gripping cautionary tale set amid the bold promises... [more]

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A Student's Guide to Atomic Physics

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A Student's Guide to Atomic Physics

Mark Fox (University of Sheffield)

Mathematics & Sciences; Light (optics); Atomic & molecular physics; Astrophysics; Applied optics; Laser technology & holography

Paperback

A concise overview of the fundamental concepts and applications of atomic physics for students including examples, problems,... [more]

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

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Oxford Dictionary of Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Andrew Butterfield, John Szymanski

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Electrical engineering; Electronics engineering

Paperback

This dictionary includes 5,000 definitions of the terms, theories, and practices in the area of electronics and electrical... [more]

$26.95

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Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9

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Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9

Jim Kozubek

Medical ethics & professional conduct; Biomedical engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Genetics (non-medical); Genetic engineering

Paperback

This book tells the dramatic story of Crispr and the potential impact of this gene-editing technology. [more]

$33.95

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Endurance: The Extraordinary True Story of My Year in Space

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Endurance: The Extraordinary True Story of My Year in Space

Scott Kelly

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

*As featured on BBC Breakfast, Radio 5Live and Steve Wright in the Afternoon on BBC Radio 2*From the Nasa astronaut who spent... [more]

$19.99

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The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy

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The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet,...

Michael Mann, Tom Toles

Mathematics & Sciences; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have been... [more]

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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

Jeffrey Kluger

History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Aerospace & aviation technology

Paperback

The untold story of the historic voyage to the moon that closed out one of Americas's darkest years with a nearly unimaginable... [more]

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Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World's Oceans

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Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World's Oceans

Admiral James Stavridis

History; History of the Americas; Military history; International relations; Naval forces & warfare; Military engineering

Paperback

From the time of the Greeks and the Persians clashing in the Mediterranean, sea power has determined world power. To an extent... [more]

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