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Soccermatics: Mathematical Adventures in the Beautiful Game

Soccermatics: Mathematical Adventures in the Beautiful Game (Paperback, Pro-Edition)

By Sumpter, David

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Soccer as you have never viewed it before--an eye-opening presentation of the world's favorite sport.

ISBN 9781472924148
Published 29 March 2017 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything
 

The Ascent of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Force That Explains Everything (Hardback)

By Chown, Marcus

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Why the force that keeps our feet on the ground holds the key to understanding time and the origin of the universe

ISBN 9781474601863
Release Date 11 April 2017 by Orion Publishing
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The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone

The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone (Hardback, Main Market Ed.)

By Sloman, Steven; Fernbach, Philip

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Human reasoning is remarkably shallow - in fact, our thinking and justifications just scratch the surface of the true complexity of the issues we deal with. The ability to think may still be the greatest wonder in the world (and beyond), but the way that individuals think is less ...

ISBN 9781509811069
Published 28 March 2017 by Pan Macmillan
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Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life
 

Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Wilson, Edward O.

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A brave expression of hope, a visionary blueprint for saving the planet. Stephen Greenblatt

ISBN 9781631492525
Release Date 25 April 2017 by WW Norton & Co
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Mask of the Sun: The Science, History and Forgotten Lore of Eclipses

Mask of the Sun: The Science, History and Forgotten Lore of Eclipses (Hardback)

By Dvorak, John

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They have been thought of as harbingers of evil as well as a sign of the divine. Solar eclipses one of the rarest and most stunning celstial events we can witness here on earth have shaped the course of human history and thought since humans first turned their eyes to the sky

ISBN 9781681773308
Published 28 March 2017 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of the Mathematical Universe

Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of the Mathematical Universe (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Main)

By Cheng, Eugenia

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Even small children know there are infinitely many whole numbers - start counting and you'll never reach the end. But there are also infinitely many decimal numbers between zero and one. Are these two types of infinity the same? Are they larger or smaller than each other? Can we ...

ISBN 9781781252857
Published 29 March 2017 by Profile Books Ltd
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Are You Smarter Than a Chimpanzee?: Test Yourself Against the Amazing Minds of Animals
 

Are You Smarter Than a Chimpanzee?: Test Yourself Against the Amazing Minds of Animals (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Main)

By Ambridge, Ben

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What makes humans special? What makes us different from animals? Psy-Q author Ben Ambridge's entertaining, illuminating new book has a surprising answer: less than you might think. Really, we're all just animals. But all animals - us included - are pretty special. Are You Smarter ...

ISBN 9781781255735
Release Date 26 April 2017 by Profile Books Ltd
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To be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death
 

To be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

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What is transhumanism? Simply put, it is a movement whose aim is to use technology to fundamentally change the human condition, to improve our bodies and minds to the point where we become something other, and better, than the animals we are. It's a philosophy that, depending on ...

ISBN 9781783781966
Release Date 26 April 2017 by Granta Books
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You are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why it Matters

You are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why it Matters (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Chopra, Deepak, M. D.; Kafatos, Menas

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Combining advanced science with real world applications, this book redefines our nature of reality and what is possible. It offers answers that open up new possibilities for all of us to lead more fruitful, peaceful and successful lives.

ISBN 9781846045301
Published 30 January 2017 by Ebury Publishing
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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 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Yong, Ed

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Your body is teeming with tens of trillions of microbes. These microscopic companions sculpt our organs, protect us from diseases, guide our behaviour, and bombard us with their genes. This book invites us to marvel at ourselves and other animals in a new light, less as individua ...

ISBN 9781847924186
Published 18 August 2016 by Vintage
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