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by Chris Impey
Fascinating Answers to 191 Mind-Boggling Questions
by New Scientist
by Jennifer Barnett
by Andrew Lawler
Queen Victoria was obsessed with it. Socrates' last words were about it. Charles Darwin and Louis Pasteur made their scientific breakthroughs using it. Hailed as a messenger of the gods, powerful sex symbol, gambling aid, all-purpose medicine ...
From Automobiles to Zippers
by Sharon Rose
Easy recipes for understanding complex maths
by Eugenia Cheng
What is maths all about? And what on earth do cake and custard have to do with it? The fabulous Eugenia Cheng's entertaining guide to mathematical thinking, available now in paperback. ...
The Ultimate Guide to Your Amazing Existence
by Scientist New
by Marcus Du Sautoy
by Ray Kurzweil
How does the brain recognise images? Could computers drive? How is it possible for man-made programmes to beat the world's best chess players?<br>In this fascinating look into the human mind, Ray Kurzweil relates the advanced brain processes we ...
And 34 Other Really Interesting Uses of Science
by Alok Jha
And 34 Other Really Interesting Uses of Mathematics
by Richard Elwes
by Chad Orzel
by Christophe Galfard
by Benedict Carey
<b>This book will help you to learn Spanish - or the Spanish guitar - faster.</b> <b>This book will give an athlete the edge to turn Silver into Gold.</b> <b>This book will give any child the chance to perform better in exams. Full ...
A Panorama of Our Glitches, From Pointless Bones to Broken Genes
by Nathan Lents
by Andrew Cohen
Top ten Sunday Times Bestseller‘Engaging, ambitious and creative' GuardianWhere are we? Are we alone? Who are we? Why are we here? What is our future? Human Universe tackles some of the greatest questions that humans have asked to try and
A Brief History of How We F*cked It All Up
by Tom Phillips
by Kevin M. Hiscock
Nature and Culture
by Klaus Dodds
<div>Ice has played a prominent role in the history of the earth and its living communities for millennia. We have had fun with and on ice, battled over ice, imagined ice, struggled with ice and made money out of ice. It has transformed our ...
by Catherine Carver
The human body is like an exceedingly well-fortified castle, defended by billions of soldiers some live for less than a day, others remember battles for decades, but all are essential in protecting us from disease. This hidden army is our ...