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The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom
 

The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Bondar, Dr. Carin

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A brilliantly engaging guide to the reproductive habits of creatures great and small.

ISBN 9780297609513
Release Date 29 September 2015 by Orion Publishing
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Curvology: The Origins and Power of Female Body Shape

Curvology: The Origins and Power of Female Body Shape (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Bainbridge, David

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The first zoological account of female body shape, from our ancestral past to our surgically-enhanced future

ISBN 9781846275500
Published 1 March 2015 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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Asapscience: Answers to the World's Weirdest Questions, Most Persistent Rumors, and Unexplained Phenomena

Asapscience: Answers to the World's Weirdest Questions, Most Persistent Rumors, and Unexplained Phenomena (Hardback)

By Moffit, Mitchell; Brown, Greg

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From the creators of the wildly popular YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE comes a book about the science that people actually want to learn, presented in a quirky and accessible way. And in the spirit of science, no subject is taboo. Why do we get hungover? Which actually came first, t ...

ISBN 9781925106589
Published 22 April 2015 by Scribe Publications
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Wonders of the Solar System

Wonders of the Solar System (Hardback)

By Cox, Brian; Cohen, Andrew

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In Wonders of the Solar System -- the book of the acclaimed BBC TV series -- Professor Brian Cox will take us on a journey of discovery where alien worlds from your imagination become places we can see, feel and visit.

ISBN 9780007386901
Published 16 December 2010 by HarperCollins
Interest Age 11-20 years
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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood
 

The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gleick, James

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James Gleick, the author of the bestsellers Chaos and Genius, brings us his crowning work: a revelatory chronicle that shows how information has become the modern era's defining quality--the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.

ISBN 9780007423118
Published 1 April 2011 by HarperCollins
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Ararat

Ararat (Paperback)

By Westerman, Frank; Translated by Garrett, Sam

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A book about science, religion and all that lies between.

ISBN 9780099512783
Published 1 July 2010 by Vintage
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The Origin of Species: and, The Voyage of the Beagle
 

The Origin of Species: and, The Voyage of the Beagle (Paperback)

By Darwin, Charles; Introduction by Padel, Ruth

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When the eminent naturalist Charles Darwin returned from South America on board the H.M.S Beagle in 1836, he brought with him the notes and evidence which would form the basis of his landmark theory of evolution of species by a process of natural selection. This theory sparked a ...

ISBN 9780099519171
Published 2 February 2009 by Vintage
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A Life Decoded: My Genome: My Life
   

A Life Decoded: My Genome: My Life (Paperback)

By Venter, J. Craig

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Craig Venter is no ordinary scientist, and no ordinary man. He is the first human being ever to read their own DNA - and see the key to life itself. This book tells the story of his life: from teenage rebel and Vietnam medic, to sailor and maverick researcher, whose race to unrav ...

ISBN 9780141014418
Published 5 January 2009 by Penguin
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Penguin Press Science
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The Penguin Dictionary of Science

The Penguin Dictionary of Science (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Clugston, Mike

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Presents definitions of some 7,000 scientific terms, and gives succinct explanations of fundamental terms (ammonia, base pairing and cell) and specialist concepts (allosteric enzyme, Bravais lattice and close packing). This dictionary also covers individual elements and chemical ...

ISBN 9780141037967
Published 30 April 2009 by Penguin
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Why Can't Kiwis Fly?: And 181 Other Curious Questions About New Zealand's Natural History
  

Why Can't Kiwis Fly?: And 181 Other Curious Questions About New Zealand's Natural History (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Hutching, Gerard

Why did the top fall off Mt Cook? Do male kakapo ever get lonely? Why do sheep like to 'follow the leader'? Are there glaciers in the NorthIsland? What did Maori use for chewing gum? Are there moose in Fiordland? ...and why can't kiwis fly? Why Can't Kiwis Fly? is a succinct, qui ...

ISBN 9780143568698
Published 24 April 2013 by Penguin
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