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National Science Week is Australia's annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, research institutions, libraries, museums and science centres. These events attract a wide audience from children to adults, and science amateurs to professionals. Over one million people participate in science events across the nation.

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Wounded Country

The Murray-Darling Basin - a Contested...

Quentin Beresford

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The Art of More

how mathematics created civilisation...

Michael Brooks

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Reimagining Time

A Light-Speed Tour of Einstein's...

Tanya Bub

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What's Eating the Universe?

And Other Cosmic Questions

Paul Davies

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A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth

4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters...

Henry Gee

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Sold Down the River

How Robber Barons and Wall Street...

Scott Hamilton

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The Dawn of Language

The story of how we came to talk...

Sverker Johansson

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The Brumby Wars

The battle for the soul of Australia...

Anthony Sharwood

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The Hydrogen Revolution

a blueprint for the future of clean...

Marco Alvera

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What I Stand for Is What I Stand On

Wendell Berry

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Australian Birds, their Nests and Eggs

A Guide to the Nests and Eggs of...

Gordon Beruldsen

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Man's War Against Nature

Rachel Carson

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Ten Days in Physics that Shook the World

How Physicists Transformed Everyday...

Brian Clegg

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The Universe

Andrew Cohen

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$39.99 

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The Last Tree on Easter Island

Jared Diamond

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$9.99 

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Science

The Definitive Visual Guide

DK

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2022 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere

A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring...

Storm Dunlop

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The Plant-Hunter's Atlas

A World Tour of Botanical Adventures,...

Ambra Edwards

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Lizards of Australia

Scott Eipper

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Asteroids

How Love, Fear, and Greed Will Determine...

Martin Elvis

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The Science of Hope

Eye to Eye with our World's Wildlife...

Wiebke Finkler

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A Warning from the Golden Toad

Tim Flannery

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The Eloquence of the Sardine

The Secret Life of Fish & Other...

Bill Francois

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The Dragonfly Will Be the Messiah

Masanobu Fukuoka

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Uncanny and Improbable Events

Amitav Ghosh

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$9.99 

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Other Minds

The Octopus and the Evolution of...

Peter Godfrey-Smith

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Amanka Stories

Saving the Last Apes

Lou Grossfeldt

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Extinctions

Living and Dying in the Margin of...

Michael Hannah

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Creatures of the Deep

In Search of the Sea's Monsters...

Erich Hoyt

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My Remarkable Journey

Katherine Johnson

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No Shadow of a Doubt

The 1919 Eclipse That Confirmed...

Daniel Kennefick

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The Democracy of Species

Robin Wall Kimmerer

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Hot Money

Naomi Klein

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Think Like a Mountain

Aldo Leopold

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The Great Forest

The rare beauty of the Victorian...

David Lindenmayer

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Locked in Time

Animal Behavior Unearthed in 50...

Dean R. Lomax

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We Belong to Gaia

James Lovelock

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The Mushroom at the End of the World

On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist...

Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing

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The World We Once Lived In

Wangari Maathai

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The Secret Life of Fish

The Astonishing Truth about our...

Doug Mackay-Hope

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On Time and Water

Andri Snaer Magnason

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$22.99 

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The Nation of Plants

The International Bestseller

Stefano Mancuso

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$24.99 

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Cryptography

The Key to Digital Security, How...

Keith Martin

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$27.95 

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Illustrated Plant Glossary

Enid Mayfield

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$69.99 

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Life is Simple

How Occam's Razor Set Science Free...

JohnJoe McFadden

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An Idea Can Go Extinct

Bill McKibben

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There's a War Going On But No One Can See It

Huib Modderkolk

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Our Sunburnt Country

Anika Molesworth

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This Can't Be Happening

George Monbiot

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All Art is Ecological

Timothy Morton

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There is No Point of No Return

Arne Naess

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The Quantum World

The disturbing theory at the heart...

New Scientist

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Camouflage

100 Masters of Disguise from the...

Steve Parker

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Food Rules

Michael Pollan

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$9.99 

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The Most Dammed Country in the World

Dai Qing

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$9.99 

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Wildlife of the Australian Rainforests

A State-By-State Guide

Peter Rowland

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$49.99 

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Brainscapes

An Atlas of Your Life on Earth

Rebecca Schwarzlose

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$34.99 

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Super Fly

The Unexpected Lives of the World's...

Jonathan Balcombe

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A Dominant Character

The Radical Science and Restless...

Samanth Subramanian

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$22.99 

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The 100 Best Birdwatching Sites in Australia

Sue Taylor

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No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference

Greta Thunberg

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Ant Architecture

The Wonder, Beauty, and Science...

Walter R. Tschinkel

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Animals

Hebe Uhart

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$29.99 

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Space 2069

After Apollo: Back to the Moon,...

David Whitehouse

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The Clan of One-Breasted Women

Terry Tempest Williams

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Every Species is a Masterpiece

Edward O. Wilson

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Do Not Erase

Mathematicians and Their Chalkboards...

Jessica Wynne

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Nature Is Never Silent

Madlen Ziege

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An Insider's Plague Year

Peter Doherty

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The Beauty of Chemistry

Art, Wonder, and Science

Philip Ball

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Calling Bullshit

The Art of Scepticism in a Data-Driven...

Jevin D. West

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Sentient

What Animals Reveal About Our Senses...

Jackie Higgins

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The Ferals that Ate Australia

From the bestselling author of The...

Guy Hull

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Banks

Grantlee Kieza

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Long Half-life

The Nuclear Industry in Australia...

Ian Lowe

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Breath

The New Science of a Lost Art

James Nestor

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Worlds in Shadow

Submerged Lands in Science, Memory...

Patrick Nunn

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Questions Raised by Quolls

Fatherhood and Conservation in an...

Harry Saddler

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The Sound of the Sea

Seashells and the Fate of the Oceans...

Cynthia Barnett

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Microsoft Word in easy steps

Covers MS Word in Microsoft 365...

Scott Basham

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$26.99 

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Numerical Relativity

Starting from Scratch

Thomas W. Baumgarte

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$75.95 

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Calculus Reordered

A History of the Big Ideas

David M. Bressoud

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$34.99 

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Brains Explained

How Your Brain Works, Why it Works...

Alie Caldwell

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Under the Sea-Wind

Rachel Carson

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Everyday Chaos

The Mathematics of Unpredictability,...

Brian Clegg

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How to Make an Apple Pie from Scratch

In Search of the Recipe for Our...

Harry Cliff

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$34.99 

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Earth Detox

How and Why we Must Clean Up Our...

Julian Cribb

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Asteroids

Clifford J. Cunningham

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The New Breed

How to Think About Robots

Kate Darling

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The Secret Body

How the New Science of the Human...

Daniel M Davis

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$35 

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Books do Furnish a Life

Reading and Writing Science

Richard Dawkins

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$57.99 

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The Bedside Book of Birds

Graeme Gibson

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$89.99 

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Silent Earth

Averting the Insect Apocalypse

Dave Goulson

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$35 

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The Anthropocene Reviewed

Essays on a Human-Centered Planet...

John Green

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Why Rebel

Jay Griffiths

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$16.99 

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Rooted

Life at the Crossroads of Science,...

Lyanda Lynn Haupt

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The Constitution of Algorithms

Ground-Truthing, Programming, Formulating...

Florian Jaton

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$100 

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If Then

How One Data Company Invented the...

Jill Lepore

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$22.99 

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Climate Change and the Nation State

The Realist Case

Anatol Lieven

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Quick(er) Calculations

How to add, subtract, multiply,...

Trevor Davis Lipscombe

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$38.95 

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Much Ado About Mothing

A year intoxicated by Britain's...

James Lowen

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The Arbornaut

A life discovering the eighth continent...

Meg Lowman

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$32.99 

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How to Love Animals

In a Human-Shaped World

Henry Mance

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$43.99 

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The Science of Can and Can't

A Physicist's Journey Through the...

Chiara Marletto

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The Four Horsemen

Emily Mayhew

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$45 

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Fungipedia

A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore...

Fungipedia Lawrence Millman

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$29.99 

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When Least Is Best

How Mathematicians Discovered Many...

Paul J. Nahin

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$32.99 

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Limitless

The Autobiography

Tim Peake

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$19.99 

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Fox and I

an uncommon friendship

Catherine Raven

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$32.99 

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The Invention of Surgery

A History of Modern Medicine: From...

David Schneider

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Finding the Mother Tree

Uncovering the Wisdom and Intelligence...

Suzanne Simard

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$35 

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Remember Me

Memory and Forgetting in the Digital...

Davide Sisto

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$30.95 

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Rivers of Power

How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms,...

Laurence C. Smith

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$22.99 

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Instant Physics

Key Thinkers, Theories, Discoveries...

Giles Sparrow

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$29.99 

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The Gospel of the Eels

A Father, a Son and the World's...

Patrik Svensson

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Tapestries of Life

Uncovering the Lifesaving Secrets...

Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson

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$27.99 

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The Star Builders

Nuclear Fusion and the Race to Power...

Arthur Turrell

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$32.99 

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Ice Rivers

Jemma Wadham

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Australias Natural Disasters

Richard Whitaker

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$49.99 

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Below the Edge of Darkness

A Memoir of Exploring Light and...

Edith Widder

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$34.99 

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So You Think You Know What's Good for You?

The Ultimate Health Guide from Australia's...

Norman Swan

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$39.99 

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Soil

The incredible story of what keeps...

Matthew Evans

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$32.99 

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The End of Everything

Astrophysically Speaking

Katie Mack

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$22.99 

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This Is Your Mind On Plants

Opium-Caffeine-Mescaline

Michael Pollan

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$35 

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The Tyranny of Algorithms

Miguel Benasayag

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$22.99 

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The Greywacke

How a Priest, a Soldier and a Schoolteacher...

Nick Davidson

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Australia's Volcanoes

Russell Ferrett

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The Future We Choose

Christiana Figueres

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$22.99 

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Beachcombing

A guide to seashores of the Southern...

Ceridwen Fraser

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$27.99 

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The Advocates

Women within the Australian Environmental...

Robyn Gulliver

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$34.99 

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The Last Butterflies

A Scientist's Quest to Save a Rare...

Nick Haddad

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$32.99 

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The World Before Us

How Science is Revealing a New Story...

Tom Higham

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$39.99 

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At the Edge of Time

Exploring the Mysteries of Our Universe's...

Dan Hooper

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$29.99 

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Australian Wildlife on Your Doorstep

Stephanie Jackson

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$45 

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Light to Life

The miracle of photosynthesis and...

Raffael Jovine

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$35 

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Galileo

And the Science Deniers

Mario Livio

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$29.99 

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The Natural History of Edward Lear, New Edition

Robert McCracken Peck

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$49.99 

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It's About Time

Understanding Einstein's Relativity...

N. David Mermin

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$29.99 

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Email and the Everyday

Stories of Disclosure, Trust, and...

Esther Milne

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$49.99 

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The Secret Lives of Elephants

Birth, Death and Family in the World...

Hannah Mumby

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The Multifarious Mr. Banks

From Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural...

Toby Musgrave

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Chemistry for Breakfast

The Amazing Science of Everyday...

Mai Thi Nguyen-Kim

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Why Trust Science?

Naomi Oreskes

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$32.99 

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Gifts of Gravity and Light

Anita Roy

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$32.99 

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A Field Guide to Reptiles of NSW - Third Edition

Third Edition

Gerry Swan

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$37.99 

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Test Gods

Tragedy and Triumph in the New Space...

Nicholas Schmidle

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Artificial You

AI and the Future of Your Mind

Susan Schneider

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$29.99 

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Numbers Don't Lie

71 Things You Need to Know About...

Vaclav Smil

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$22.99 

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Ants

Workers of the World

Eleanor Spicer Rice

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$59.99 

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Mathematics for Human Flourishing

Francis Su

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$26.95 

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A Planet of Viruses

Third Edition

Carl Zimmer

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$24.95 

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