Animal Movement Across Scales

by Lars-Anders Hansson & Susanne Akesson

Movement, dispersal, and migration on land, in the air, and in water, are pervading features of animal life. They are performed by a huge variety of organisms, from the smallest protozoans to the largest whales, and can extend over widely ...

ISBN: 9780199677191

Binding: Paperback


Science and Emotions after 1945: A Transatlantic Perspective

by Frank Biess and Daniel M Gross

ISBN: 9780226126487

Binding: Paperback / softback


Semiclassical Mechanics with Molecular Applications

by M. S. Child

The second edition of an established graduate text, this book complements the material for a typical advanced graduate course in quantum mechanics by showing how the underlying classical structure is reflected in quantum mechanical interference ...

ISBN: 9780199672981

Binding: Hardback


The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

by James Gleick

James Gleick, the author of the bestsellers Chaos and Genius, brings us his crowning work: a revelatory chronicle that shows how information has become the modern era's defining quality - the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.

ISBN: 9780007225743

Binding: Paperback / softback


The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood

by James Gleick

James Gleick, the author of the bestsellers 'Chaos' and 'Genius', brings us his crowning work: a revelatory chronicle that shows how information has become the modern era's defining quality - the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.

ISBN: 9780007423118

Binding: Paperback / softback


Thinking, Fast and Slow

by Kahneman Daniel

Why is there more chance we'll believe something if it's in a bold type face?Why are judges more likely to deny parole before lunch?Why do we assume a good-looking person will be more competent?The answer lies in the two ways we make choices: ...

ISBN: 9780141033570

Binding: Paperback



by John Waller

Breeding charts more than two thousand years of ideas about the nature of sex and heredity. From the speculations of the ancient, medieval and early modern worlds to the birth of genetics in the modern age, John Waller examines how we came to ...

ISBN: 9780199239214

Binding: Hardback


Universe From Nothing

by Lawrence Krauss

ISBN: 9781471112683

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Why Aren't We Dead Yet?: The Survivor's Guide to the Immune System

by Barak Ben

Disease - specifically infectious disease - is what eventually kills the overwhelming majority of us. In fact, it's amazing that it doesn't get us sooner: we fight off millions of disease-causing germs every day.So how come we're not dead yet?

ISBN: 9781925106077

Binding: Paperback


50 Shades of Grey Matter

by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Welcome to the wonderful world of Doctor Karl: where oddities are embraced, facts reign supreme, curiosity is king and brightly coloured shirts are compulsory! In his brand new book, our much beloved and National Living Treasure Doctor Karl ...

ISBN: 9781742612850

Binding: Paperback


In the Interests of Safety

The absurd rules that blight our lives and how we can change them

by Tracey Brown & Michael Hanlon

Does an airline pilot really need to surrender his tweezers at airport security when he's about to board an aircraft equipped with an axe on the back of the cockpit door? Can a mobile phone really cause a major explosion at a petrol station?

ISBN: 9780751553499

Binding: Hardback


My Age of Anxiety

by Scott Stossel

As recently as thirty-five years ago, anxiety did not exist as a diagnostic category. Today, it is the most common form of officially classified mental illness. Scott Stossel gracefully guides us across the terrain of an affliction that is ...

ISBN: 9780434023004

Binding: Book


Physical Chemistry

by Peter Atkins

With the development of a variety of exciting new areas of research involving computational chemistry, nano- and smart materials, and applications of the recently discovered graphene, there can be no doubt that physical chemistry is a vitally ...

ISBN: 9780199689095

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Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case ForIntelligent Design

by Stephen C. Meyer

In SIGNATURE OF THE CELL, author Stephen Meyer argued that evolutionary theories of the origin of life could not account for the origin of the information necessary to produce the first living cell. DARWIN'S DOUBT builds on this subject of ...

ISBN: 9780062071484

Binding: Paperback


Game of Knowns

Science is Coming

by Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

There are Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, and Unknown Unknowns. And then there is Dr Karl. The inimitable Dr Karl reigns once more in his Dynasty of 34 Science Books with scintillating science scenarios, techie tales and tasty morsels to sate even ...

ISBN: 9781742613345

Binding: Hardback


On Being: A Scientist's Exploration of the Great Questions of Existence

by Peter Atkins

In this scientific 'Credo', Peter Atkins considers the universal questions of origins, endings, birth, and death to which religions have claimed answers. With his usual economy, wit, and elegance, unswerving before awkward realities, Atkins ...

ISBN: 9780199660544

Binding: Paperback


Oxford Insight Science 8 AC for NSW Student Book + obook/assess

by Jenny Zhang, Diane Alford, Craig Tilley & others

Written by experienced NSW teachers, each student book is structured around key inquiry questions, and chapter content is organised according to syllabus outcomes.Student understanding is constantly checked as they progress through the book by: ...

ISBN: 9780195577556

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Physics for Rock Stars: Making the Laws of the Universe Work for You

by McKinley Christine

The ultimate guide to understanding the universe. These days, it often seems like there's nothing we can count on. Mechanical engineer and proud science geek Christine McKinley has some good advice: Trust the laws of gravity, motion, energy, and ...

ISBN: 9780399165863

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Super Brain Unleashing the explosive power of your mind to maximi

by Deepak/Tanzi, Rudolph E. Chopra

Two pioneers in health - Dr Deepak Chopra and Prof Rudolph E. Tanzi, one of the world's foremost experts on the causes of Alzheimer's - share a bold new understanding of the brain and a prescriptive plan for how we can use it to achieve physical, ...

ISBN: 9781846043673

Binding: Paperback


Pests, Diseases And Disorders Of Garden Plants [Fourth Edition]

by Stefan Buczacki & Keith Harris

Essential for all gardeners, horticulturists, teachers, students and naturalists, this is a practical, highly-illustrated guide to dealing with the pests, diseases and disorders that commonly affect fruit, vegetables, trees and ornamental garden ...

ISBN: 9780007488551

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