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Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End

Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Paperback)

By Gawande, Atul

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In Being Mortal, Gawande examines his experiences as a surgeon, as he confronts the realities of aging and dying in his patients and in his family, as well as the limits of what he can do. And he emerges with story that crosses the globe and history, exploring questions that rang ...

ISBN 9781781253946
Published 1 October 2014 by Profile Books Ltd
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The Diet Myth: The Real Science Behind What We Eat

The Diet Myth: The Real Science Behind What We Eat (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Spector, Tim

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A radical new book that explores the connection between our guts and our health by one of the leading scientists in the field.

ISBN 9780297609193
Published 26 May 2015 by Orion Publishing
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Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience

Headhunters: The Pioneers of Neuroscience (Paperback)

By Shephard, Ben

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How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This book traces the intellectual journey of four men who met at Cambridge in the 1890s and whose lives interlinked for the next three decades - William Rivers, Grafton Elliot Smith, Ch ...

ISBN 9780099565734
Published 24 June 2015 by Vintage
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The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who

The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who (Hardback)

By Guerrier, Simon; Kukula, Marek

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Doctor Who stories are many things: thrilling adventures, historical dramas, tales of love and war and jelly babies. They're also science fiction - but how much of the science is actually real, and how much is really fiction? The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who is a mind-bending ...

ISBN 9781849909389
Published 24 June 2015 by Misc - Random House New Zealan
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The Mysterious World of the Human Genome

The Mysterious World of the Human Genome (Hardback)

By Ryan, Frank

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How could a relatively simple chemical code give rise to the complexity of a human being? How could our human genome have evolved? And how does it actually work?

ISBN 9780007549061
Published 25 June 2015 by HarperCollins
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The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution
 

The Story of Life in 25 Fossils: Tales of Intrepid Fossil Hunters and the Wonders of Evolution (Hardback)

By Prothero, Donald R.

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Every fossil tells a story. Best-selling paleontology author Donald R. Prothero describes twenty-five famous, beautifully preserved fossils in a gripping, scientific history of life on Earth. Recounting the adventures behind the discovery of these objects and fully interpreting t ...

ISBN 9780231171908
Release Date 15 July 2015 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Physics Curiosities, Oddities, and Novelties

Physics Curiosities, Oddities, and Novelties (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Kimball, John

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In an easily accessible style, this book presents the most interesting physics concepts that have meaning in our daily lives. Filled with intriguing and unusual examples, the book explores a historical progression, from classical physics to quantum mechanics and relativity. This ...

ISBN 9781466576353
Published 5 September 2014 by TL DISTRIBUTION
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How to See the World
 

How to See the World (Paperback)

By Mirzoeff, Nicholas

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In recent decades, we have witnessed an explosion in the number of visual images we encounter, as our lives have become increasingly saturated with screens. Drawing on art history, theory and everyday experience, this book provides an overview of how visual materials shape and de ...

ISBN 9780141977409
Release Date 29 July 2015 by Penguin
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Biology in a Data-Driven World

Biology in a Data-Driven World (Paperback)

By Singh, Deepak

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This work offers unique insight into how biology is evolving to meet the needs of data-intensive science. It examines the history of computational science and lessons learned, discusses the evolution of biology into a data-driven science, and addresses the challenges and complexi ...

ISBN 9781439872376
Published 6 December 2014 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science
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Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway
 

Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway (Hardback)

By Roberts, Siobhan

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Inside the eccentric world of gifted polymath John Horton Conway, inventor of the Game of Life.

ISBN 9781620405932
Release Date 29 July 2015 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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