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  • Digital SLR Astrophotography by Michael A. Covington
    Digital SLR Astrophotography (English, Paperback) Michael A. Covington

    Digital SLR cameras have made it easier than ever before to photograph the night sky. This definitive handbook includes simple projects for beginners as well as guides for choosing and testing equipment, and advanced information for enthusiasts, discussing telescope photography, image processing software and opportunities for astronomical research.

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  • The Knowledge by Lewis Dartnell
    The Knowledge (English, Paperback) Lewis Dartnell

    If the world as we know it ended tomorrow, how would you survive? Living in the modern world, we have become disconnected from the basic processes and key fundamentals of science that sustain our lives.

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  • Turn Left at Orion by Guy Consolmagno
    Turn Left at Orion (English, Spiral bound) Guy Consolmagno, Dan M. Davis

    This unique and best-selling guidebook to the night sky shows amateur astronomers how to observe a host of celestial wonders. Its distinct format of object-by-object spreads illustrates how deep-sky objects and planets will actually look in a small telescope, with large pages and spiral binding for ease of use outside.

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  • The Psychopath Inside by James H. Fallon
    The Psychopath Inside (English, Paperback) James H. Fallon

    For his first 58 years, James Fallon was by all appearances a normal man. A successful neuroscientist and professor, he'd been raised in a loving family, married his school sweetheart and had three kids and lots of friends. Then he learned a shocking truth that would not only disrupt his personal and professional life, but would lead him to question the very nature of his own identity. While...

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  • Li by David Wade
    Li (English, Paperback) David Wade

    Welsh Border architect David Wade has spent a lifetime gathering and organising the extraordinary families of surface patterns that nature throws up at every scale. In this book, illustrated by the author, we see branching patterns, animal spots, crack patterns and much, much more.

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  • Social by Matthew D. Lieberman
    Social (English, Paperback) Matthew D. Lieberman

    Being social is as fundamental to our survival as our ability to navigate the world through vision and reason. In this book, Matthew Lieberman draws on the latest research in the newly emerging field of social cognitive neuroscience to show that social interaction has moulded the evolution of our brains: we are wired to be social.

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  • Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction by Philip V. Mladenov
    Marine Biology: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Philip V. Mladenov

    In this Very Short Introduction, Philip Mladenov provides a fascinating overview of marine biology. Including a tour of marine life and marine processes that ranges from the polar oceans to tropical coral reefs, he outlines the principles of marine biology whilst demonstrating the fundamental impact humans have on the oceans and their ecology.

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  • The Edge of Memory by Patrick Nunn
    The Edge of Memory (English, Paperback) Patrick Nunn $15.86 $17.30
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  • The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
    The Selfish Gene (English, Paperback) Richard Dawkins

    The 40th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new epilogue from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research.

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  • Hasselblad & the Moon Landing by Deborah Ireland
    Hasselblad & the Moon Landing (English, Hardback) Deborah Ireland

    A unique look at the history of the Apollo 11 mission through the lens of the camera they took with them.

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  • Built by Roma Agrawal
    Built (English, Hardback) Roma Agrawal

    Imagine you woke up one morning to find everything created by engineers had disappeared. What would you see?...

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  • Political Asylum Deceptions by Carol Bohmer
    Political Asylum Deceptions (English, Paperback) Carol Bohmer, Amy Shuman

    This book explores the legitimacy of political asylum applications in the US and UK through an examination of the varieties of evidence, narratives, and documentation with which they are assessed.

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  • Fartology by Stefan Gates
    Fartology (English, Hardback) Stefan Gates

    Stefan Gates asks and answers all the questions about farts, so that you don't have to

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  • The Honey Factory by Jurgen Tautz
    The Honey Factory (English, Hardback) Jurgen Tautz, Diedrich Steen

    A journey inside the life of a bee hive, revealing the most fascinating discoveries and greatest secrets in bee research - and ultimately why bees are so previous

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  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks
    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Paperback) Oliver Sacks

    The bestselling author of Awakenings and Musicophilia

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  • The Lunar Men by Jenny Uglow
    The Lunar Men (English, Paperback) Jenny Uglow

    Led by Erasmus Darwin, the Lunar Society of Birmingham was formed from a group of amateur experimenters, tradesmen and artisans who met and made friends in the Midlands in the 1760s.

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  • The Graphene Revolution by Brian Clegg
    The Graphene Revolution (English, Paperback) Brian Clegg

    Welcome to the wonderful world of graphene, the thinnest substance known to science

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  • The Book of Barely Imagined Beings by Caspar Henderson
    The Book of Barely Imagined Beings (English, Paperback) Caspar Henderson, Golbanou Moghaddas

    An entrancing guide to the world's most far-fetched creatures - a unique blend of cutting-edge science and philosophical meditation on what we humans can learn from the extraordinary animals around us

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  • Complexity by Melanie Mitchell
    Complexity (English, Paperback) Melanie Mitchell

    A fascinating look at the exciting new sciences of complexity and what they reveal about everything from ant colonies to the World Wide Web, now available in paperback

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  • Read People: Understand behaviour. Expertly communicate by Rita Carter
    Read People: Understand behaviour. Expertly communicate (English, Hardback) Rita Carter

    Can you spot a lie?...

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