Animal Behavior

An Evolutionary Approach, 9th edition

by J Alcock

ISBN: 9780878932252

Binding: Paperback


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



by Stephen Harris

Humble yet vital, grasses are the ultimate staple crop, influencing our lives throughout humanity's biological, sociological and cultural history. Grasses cover approximately one-quarter of the planet's land surface; four species - wheat, rice, ...

ISBN: 9781780232737

Binding: Hardback



by Oliver Sacks

Have you ever seen something that wasn't really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing? Hallucinations don't belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, ...

ISBN: 9781447208266

Binding: Paperback


Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance

by George Saliba

ISBN: 9780262516150

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


Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence

by Lobel Thalma

Like the revolutionary bestsellers Predictably Irrational and Emotional Intelligence, Sensation is an exciting, completely new view of human behaviour - a new psychology of physical intelligence (or embodied cognition) - that explains how the ...

ISBN: 9781922070982

Binding: Paperback / softback


Survival of the Nicest: How Altruism Made us Human and why it pays to get along

by Klein Stefan

This revelatory tour de force by an acclaimed and internationally bestselling science writer upends our understanding of 'survival of the fittest' - and invites us all to think and act more altruisticallyThe phrase 'survival of the fittest' ...

ISBN: 9781922247629

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: 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


Animal Architecture

by Ingo Arndt

ISBN: 9781419711657

Binding: Hardback


Deep Freediving, Renegade Science and What the Ocean Tells Us About Ourselves

by James Nestor

Covering a diving championship in Greece on a hot and sticky assignment for Outside magazine, James Nestor discovered free diving. He had stumbled on one of the most extreme sports in existence: a quest to extend the frontiers of human ...

ISBN: 9781781250655

Binding: Paperback / softback


Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

by Dennett Daniel C

Thinking is hard. A few of us may be natural geniuses; others are blessed with reserves of willpower. Then there are the rest of us: not prodigies and short on time, but still aspiring to understand the world. What can we do? Acclaimed thinker ...

ISBN: 9780241954621

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The Invisible Gorilla: And Other Ways Our Intuition Deceives Us

by Christopher Chabris & Daniel Simons

In this astonishing and utterly unique new book, psychologists Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons draw upon their groundbreaking and celebrated 1999 study, Gorillas in Our Midst, to demonstrate why, amongst many other things, experienced money ...

ISBN: 9780007317301

Binding: Paperback


Universe From Nothing

by Lawrence Krauss

ISBN: 9781471112683

Binding: Paperback / softback


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


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


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

by Stephen C. Meyer

Tapping into the timeless debate between Darwinism and Intelligent Design, an expert in the field tackles the most controversial aspect of Charles' Darwin's evolutionary theory and expands the scientific argument for Intelligent Design.

ISBN: 9780062071484

Binding: Paperback


Flight Ways: Life and Loss at the Edge of Extinction

by Thom van Dooren

ISBN: 9780231166188

Binding: Hardback