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This Will Change Everything: Ideas That Will Shape the Future
 

This Will Change Everything: Ideas That Will Shape the Future (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Brockman, John

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Ian McEwan, Steven Pinker, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and 150 other intellectuals reveal the next big ideas that have the potential to change the world.

ISBN 9780061899676
Release Date 1 August 2016 by HarperCollins
Interest Age All ages
Series Edge Question Series
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Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The Science Behind Drugs in Sport
 

Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The Science Behind Drugs in Sport (Hardback)

By Cooper, Chris

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Sportsmen and women achieve extraordinary feats through hard work and natural talent. But some do use drugs to push the body further. How do the drugs work? Do they work? Is it possible to test for them? Chris Cooper explains the biochemistry, revealing how people cheat now, and ...

ISBN 9780199581467
Published 1 May 2012 by Oxford University Press (R)
Interest Age Young Adults
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Hands: What We Do with Them - and Why
 

Hands: What We Do with Them - and Why (Hardback)

By Leader, Darian

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Why do we play with our fingers when nervous? Why are the motions of cooking soothing and the motions of online gaming addictive? And what happens when we are prevented from using our hands altogether? The author explores how the things we do with our hands reflect our psychologi ...

ISBN 9780241216477
Release Date 1 August 2016 by Penguin
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The Quantum Universe: Everything That Can Happen Does Happen
 

The Quantum Universe: Everything That Can Happen Does Happen (Paperback)

By Cox, Brian; Forshaw, Jeff

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What is quantum physics? How does it help us understand our amazing world? Where does it leave Newton and Einstein? And why, above all, can we be sure that the theory is good? This title gives us the real science behind the bizarre behaviour of the atoms and energy that make up t ...

ISBN 9780241952702
Published 3 August 2012 by Penguin
Interest Age Young Adults
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Men, Machines, and Modern Times
 

Men, Machines, and Modern Times (Trade Paperback/Paperback, anniversary edition)

By Morison, Elting E.; Foreword by Williams, Rosalind; With Marx, Leo

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People have had trouble adapting to new technology ever since (perhaps) the inventor of the wheel had to explain that a wheelbarrow could carry more than a person. This little book by a celebrated MIT professor -- the fiftieth anniversary edition of a classic -- describes how we ...

ISBN 9780262529310
Release Date 15 August 2016 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark
 

The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Sagan, Carl

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" A glorious book . . . A spirited defense of science . . . From the first page to the last, this book is a manifesto for clear thought." *Los Angeles Times " POWERFUL . . . A stirring defense of informed rationality. . . Rich in surprising information and beautiful writing." *Th ...

ISBN 9780345409461
Published 1 February 1997 by Random House
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The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution (Paperback)

By Dawkins, Richard

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Charles Darwin's masterpiece, On the Origin of Species , shook society to its core on publication in 1859. This title takes on creationists, including followers of 'Intelligent Design' and all those who question the fact of evolution through natural selection.

ISBN 9780552775243
Published 1 October 2010 by Transworld Publishers
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Milestones of Flight: The Epic of Aviation with the National Air and Space Museum

Milestones of Flight: The Epic of Aviation with the National Air and Space Museum (Hardback)

By Linden, Robert van der

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Showcasing stunning photography from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's storied collection, Milestones of Aviation, written by NASM curators, profiles the incredible breakthroughs in flight since the beginning of the twentieth century.

ISBN 9780760350270
Published 1 June 2016 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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Just Ordinary Robots: Automation from Love to War

Just Ordinary Robots: Automation from Love to War (Hardback)

By Royakkers, Lamber; Est, Rinie van

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A social robot is an autonomous robot that interacts and communicates with humans or other autonomous physical agents by following social behaviors and rules attached to its role. This book provides a socially involved but at the same time sober insight into the questions of robo ...

ISBN 9781482260144
Published 10 September 2015 by TL DISTRIBUTION
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The Voices Within: The History and Science of How We Talk to Ourselves

The Voices Within: The History and Science of How We Talk to Ourselves (Hardback, Main)

By Fernyhough, Charles

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A wide-ranging look at the voices in all our heads, examining how we think and what it means for our lives and sense of self.

ISBN 9781781252796
Published 1 June 2016 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Wellcome
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