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The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Ackerman, Jennifer

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For decades, people have written off birds as largely witless, driven by instinct and capable of only the simplest mental processes. But this just isn't true. In The Genius of Birds, popular science writer Jennifer Ackerman presents the latest research on bird intelligence and re ...

ISBN 9781925106879
Published 2 May 2016 by Scribe Publications
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Patterns in Nature: Why the Natural World Looks the Way It Does

Patterns in Nature: Why the Natural World Looks the Way It Does (Hardback)

By Ball, Philip

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Though at first glance the natural world may appear overwhelming in its diversity and complexity, there are regularities running through it, from the hexagons of a honeycomb to the spirals of a seashell and the branching veins of a leaf. Revealing the order at the foundation of t ...

ISBN 9780226332420
Published 15 March 2016 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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The Man Who Knew Infinity
 

The Man Who Knew Infinity (Paperback, Film tie-in ed)

By Kanigel, Robert

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* 'One of the finest, best-documented biographies ever published about a modern mathematician' - Martin Gardner

ISBN 9780349142401
Release Date 31 May 2016 by Little, Brown Book Group
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In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics Behind Everyday Questions

In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics Behind Everyday Questions (Hardback)

By Nahin, Paul J.

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Physics can explain many of the things that we commonly encounter. It can tell us why the night is dark, what causes the tides, and even how best to catch a baseball. With In Praise of Simple Physics, popular math and science writer Paul Nahin presents a plethora of situations th ...

ISBN 9780691166933
Published 15 May 2016
Interest Age Young Adults
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The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life
 

The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life (Hardback)

By Dawkins, Richard; Wong, Yan

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A fully updated edition of one of the most original accounts of evolution ever written

ISBN 9781474600569
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780753819968
Release Date 14 June 2016 by Orion Publishing
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In Our Own Image: Will Artificial Intelligence Save or Destroy Us?

In Our Own Image: Will Artificial Intelligence Save or Destroy Us? (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Zarkadakis, George

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Explores one of humankind's oldest love-hate relationships - our ties with Artificial Intelligence or AI. This book traces AI's origins in ancient myth, through literary classics such as Frankenstein, to sci-fi blockbusters, arguing that a fascination with AI is hardwired into th ...

ISBN 9781846044366
Published 20 March 2015 by Misc - Random House New Zealan
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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ

Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Under-Rated Organ (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Enders, Giulia; Translated by Shaw, David

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The key to living a happier, healthier life is inside us.

ISBN 9781925106671
Published 24 June 2015 by Scribe Publications
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Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth

Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth (Paperback)

By Lovelock, James

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Gaia, in which James Lovelock puts forward his inspirational and controversial idea that the Earth functions as a single organism, with life influencing planetary processes to form a self-regulating system aiding its own survival, is now a classic work that continues to provoke h ...

ISBN 9780198784883
Published 12 May 2016 by Oxford University Press
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Series Oxford Landmark Science
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A Crude Look at the Whole: The Science of Complex Systems in Business, Life, and Society

A Crude Look at the Whole: The Science of Complex Systems in Business, Life, and Society (Hardback)

By Miller, John H.

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From economic meltdowns to how people cooperate, there is much about the human world that eludes our understanding. John Miller, a leading expert in the computational study of complex adaptive systems, shows in A Crude Look at the Whole how a range of studies in the natural and s ...

ISBN 9780465055692
Published 5 April 2016 by The Perseus Books Group
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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science
 

Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science (Hardback)

By Dawkins, Richard

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Presenting us his engaging memoir of the first 35 years of his life from early childhood in Africa to publication of The Selfish Gene in 1976, the author invites us to enter with him a constantly stimulating world of discovery and to meet a fascinating cast of exceptional charact ...

ISBN 9780593072554
Published 15 September 2015 by Transworld Publishers
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