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New Zealand Astronomical Yearbook 2017
   

New Zealand Astronomical Yearbook 2017 (Paperback, 23rd edition)

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Each year, the New Zealand Astronomical Yearbook highlights the events, discoveries and exploration of the night sky. The 23rd edition celebrates Kiwis that look up at the stars and planets, a historic anniversary and the significant research and developments of 2016. Featurin ...

ISBN 723545
Published 1 December 2016 by Miscellaneous
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The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer

The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Blackburn, Dr. Elizabeth; Epel, Dr. Elissa; Read by Toren, Suzanne

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A groundbreaking book on how to slow down the ageing process and lengthen life.

ISBN 9780297609230
Published 10 January 2017 by Orion Publishing
Interest Age Young Adults
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Parrots of the World

Parrots of the World (Hardback)

By Brookes, Steve

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Parrots have always captured the imagination of humans thanks to their bright plumage and ability to mimic speech. This beautifully illustrated book on the world's parrots explores all aspects of their lives, as well as the various parrot families and showcases beautiful photogra ...

ISBN 9781921517716
Published 1 June 2016 by New Holland Publishers
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The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: Revised Edition

The Woman Who Changed Her Brain: Revised Edition (Paperback)

By Arrowsmith-Young, Barbara

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The incredible story of a woman who struggled with severe learning disabilities, built herself a better brain, and started a program that has helped thousands of others. Barbara Arrowsmith-Young was born with severe learning disabilities that caused teachers to label her slow, st ...

ISBN 9781460752692
Published 30 January 2017 by HarperCollins Publishers
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The Glass Universe: The Hidden History of the Women Who Took the Measure of the Stars

The Glass Universe: The Hidden History of the Women Who Took the Measure of the Stars (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Sobel, Dava

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From the international best-selling author of Longitude, comes a fascinating history centering on the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, when first one, then a few, then a dozen women at a time worked as astronomical 'computers'

ISBN 9780008207038
Published 1 January 2017 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars

Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Holt, Nathalia

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Holt reveals the fascinating untold story of the heroic women who made America's space program possible. --Cate Lineberry, author of The Secret Rescue

ISBN 9780316338905
Published 14 March 2017 by Little, Brown
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The Gene Machine: How Genetic Technologies Are Changing the Way We Have Kids--And the Kids We Have
 

The Gene Machine: How Genetic Technologies Are Changing the Way We Have Kids--And the Kids We Have (Hardback)

By Rochman, Bonnie

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A sharp-eyed exploration of the promise and peril of having children in an age of genetic tests and interventions Is DNA testing a triumph of modern medicine or a Pandora's box of possibilities? Is screening for disease in an embryo a humane form of family planning or a slippe ...

ISBN 9780374160784
Release Date 11 April 2017 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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The Truth About Language: What it is and Where it Came from
 

The Truth About Language: What it is and Where it Came from (Hardback)

By Corballis, Michael C.

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It is time for the story of the evolution of language to be rewritten. Michael Corballis breaks tradition with the likes of Chomsky, Pinker, and Gould and shows how language was neither a great leap nor a merge of mental wires. Language, he argues, is a device for sharing our tho ...

ISBN 9780226287195
Published 15 February 2017 by The University of Chicago Pres
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I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life

I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life (Hardback)

By Yong, Ed

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Microbes sculpt our organs, protect us from poisons, guide our behaviour and bombard us with their genes. But they also hold the key to understanding all life on earth. This book invites us to marvel at what the world looks like when we know more about our inner ecosystems, our s ...

ISBN 9781847923288
Published 15 September 2016 by Vintage
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Asteroid Hunters
 

Asteroid Hunters (Hardback)

By Nugent, Carrie

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Dr Carrie Nugent is obsessed with hunting asteroids in our cosmic neighbourhood. Why? For the first time, we could have the knowlege to prevent a natural disaster epic in scale: an asteroid hitting Earth.

ISBN 9781471162398
Release Date 1 April 2017 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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