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Essential Science

Brian Clegg

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $39.99

Essential Science aims to be the most detailed, accessible and authoritative book of its kind. Each of the 34 discoveries is broken down into seven essential elements to aid comprehension and inform the reader about what really matters.

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Numb and Number

William Hartston

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

An entertaining exploration of the misuse of mathematics in our everyday lives that shows how we can combat the rising tide of misinformation.

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Contagion

Richard Gunderman

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Written by a leading medical practitioner, author and academic, Contagion offers powerful insights into how pandemics begin, how they spread and how societies, both ancient and modern, have coped.

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Beneath the Night

Stuart Clark

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $29.99

A history of humanity, told through our relationship with the night sky.

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Along Came a Llama

Ruth Janette Ruck

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $22.99

My Family and Other Animals meets The Secret Life of Cows: this rediscovered gem of a memoir tells the charming tale of how a baby llama transformed a Welsh farming family forever.

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Seven Pillars of Science

John Gribbin

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $22.99

The seven fundamental - and surprising - scientific truths of our existence.

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Wings Over Water

Jonathan Glancey

AUD $39.99

The thrilling story of the Schneider Trophy, a series of glamorous air races that captivated both sides of the Atlantic and became a driver and celebration of speed and engineering prowess.

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The Alignment Problem

Brian Christian

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

How do we prevent AI working against us?

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The History of the Universe in 21 Stars

Giles Sparrow

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $27.99

The History of the Universe in 21 Stars provides a key to the cosmos for the curious, the busy and the bewildered. It offers a complete introduction to the heavens through the tales of these celestial superstars and tells the intriguing, inspiring and sometimes just plain odd story of how stargazers unravelled the mysteries of the universe.

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The Human Age

Gisli Palsson

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $39.99

In 2019, a group of scientists formally declared an end to the Holocene and the beginning of a new epoch - the Anthropocene - an era where human beings are the dominant influence on climate, geology and ecosystems. The Human Age is an intrepid exploration the new geological epoch in which we now find ourselves.

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