Science & Maths

Science & Maths

Science & Maths

Science & Maths

Scientific theories and thinkers from ancient times on, Galileo to Hawking, Big Bang to atomic theory.
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TROUBLE MAKERS
LESLIE BERLIN    Book Number: 86791
Published price: £14.99
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Sub-titled 'How A Generation of Silicon Valley Upstarts Invented The Future' here is a fascinating book at a time when five of the most valuable companies on the planet are high-tech firms. The bo...
WINGED LEVIATHAN: The Story of the Humpback Whale
PHIL CLAPHAM & COLIN BAXTER    Book Number: 86797
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The Whimsical Whale, A Five-Meter Fingerprint, The Wandering Whale, A Summer Banquet In Frigid Seas, Winter Romance in the Tropics and A Merciless Pursuit are some of the chapter headings in this e...
END OF NATURE
BILL MCKIBBEN    Book Number: 86571
Published price: £16
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First published in 1989 and here with a new introduction by the author (2006), here is the ground-breaking plea for radical and life-renewing change. Mckibben argues that our view of nature, its r...
SECRET LIFE OF THE MIND
MARIANO SIGMAN    Book Number: 86595
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A world-renowned leader in neuroscience studies how your brain thinks, feels and decides. Where do our thoughts come from? How do we make choices and trust our judgement? What is the role of the ...
CONSOLATIONS OF PHYSICS
TIM RADFORD    Book Number: 86860
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An inspiring reflection on space and matter sub-titled 'Why the Wonders of the Universe Can Make You Happy'. In an age of uncertainty and division, Tim Radford, Science Editor of the Guardian for ...
ASK AN ASTRONAUT: My Guide to Life In Space
TIM PEAKE    Book Number: 86473
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Tim Peake served as an officer in the British Army and has logged more than 3,000 flight hours on over 30 different types of aircraft. He finished his mission on the International Space Station in...
INVENTIONS, RESEARCHES AND WRITINGS OF NIKOLA TESLA
NIKOLA TESLA    Book Number: 82269
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Today the Tesla motor car is the most well known electric car, highly desired but still expensive. His technology is used in new solar panels currently being marketed in California to create energ...
DEFINITIVE BOOK OF BODY LANGUAGE
ALLAN AND BARBARA PEASE    Book Number: 85325
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27 million copies of this book have been sold making it a number one international bestseller. It is sub-titled 'How to Read Others' Attitudes by Their Gestures' and has been described as a semina...
SHIPS AND SHIPBUILDERS
FRED M. WALKER    Book Number: 86939
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Sub-titled 'Pioneers of Design and Construction' the text is written by the Naval Architect at the National Maritime Museum. Ships have evolved over thousands of years and are the largest and most...
SECRETS OF THE HUMAN BODY
CHRIS & XAND VAN TULLEKEN    Book Number: 87113
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Published in association with the BBC for a popular major TV programme, the identical twins trained in medicine reveal the incredible abilities every human being shares. What makes tears of joy di...
MAGIC MIRROR OF M. C. ESCHER
BRUNO ERNST    Book Number: 84779
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"A woman once rang me up and said, 'Mr. Escher, I am absolutely crazy about your work. In your print Reptiles, you have given such a striking illustration of reincarnation.' I replied, 'Madame, if ...
ATLAS OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND SURGERY: The Complete Plates
JEAN-MARIE LE MINOR & H. SICK    Book Number: 78712
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We owe a great debt to Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849) for his Atlas of Anatomy, which was not only a massive event in medical history, but also remains one of the most comprehensive and be...
MATHS ON THE GO
ROB EASTAWAY & MIKE ASKEW    Book Number: 87146
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Floundering with fractions? Here are 101 simple tips, games and activities to practise maths and making it as enjoyable as possible for children of all ages. Covers addition and subtraction, mult...
REASSEMBLER
JAMES MAY    Book Number: 87153
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The long-haired one from Top Gear explains the sum of history in component parts, from the humble garden lawnmower to the ear-splitting electric guitar. He writes in his typically whacky way about...
DEATH RAYS, JET PACKS, STUNTS AND SUPERCARS:
BARRY PARKER    Book Number: 86962
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The most enjoyable aspect of the six decades of Bond films is not the one-liners, the pulchritudinous females, the suave opulence or the baddies - it's the gadgets! James Bond would have died a tho...
JOHN FRANK STEVENS: Civil Engineer
CLIFFORD FOUST    Book Number: 86970
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John Frank Stevens (1853-1943) was one of America's foremost civil engineers of the past 150 years, arguably the greatest and responsible for surely the most important projects of US civil engineer...
NEIL ARMSTRONG: A Life of Flight
JAY BARBREE    Book Number: 86976
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When Yuri Gagarin made the first human space flight in 1961, the US programme was rubbished in the press for failing to beat the Russians. Some Americans wanted to quit gracefully, but John F. Kenn...
MICHAEL FARADAY AND THE ELECTRICAL CENTURY
IWAN RHYS MORUS    Book Number: 83415
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Bibliophile Books is lucky enough to have their HQ exactly where Michael Faraday conducted his electrical experiments, at Trinity Buoy Wharf on the River Thames. Faraday is a giant of science his...
MOON: From 4.5 Billion Years Ago To The Present
DAVID HARLAND    Book Number: 87256
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A Haynes Owners' Workshop Manual, here is an insight into the study and exploration of our nearest celestial neighbour. The Moon's birth came about by an astonishingly violent planetary collision ...
NASA SKYLAB 1969-1979 (ALL MODULES)
DAVID BAKER    Book Number: 87257
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A Haynes Owners' Workshop Manual, the striking cover design is a cutaway of the complex series of modules, stacked together before launch, in which Skylab astronauts spent three long-duration exped...
GOOD GUT BUGS: How the Healing Power of Probiotics
KATHRYN MARSDEN    Book Number: 85620
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Firstly, do not be misled by this book's title, as it deals with all aspects of the human digestive system and not just those wonderful guardians of the gut which we call probiotics - it really is ...
FOUR-DIMENSIONAL HUMAN: Ways of Being in the Digital World
LAURENCE SCOTT    Book Number: 86896
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A witty, intelligent portrait of our digitally extended, digitally entwined selves, here is a probing and elegant meditation on today's digital world's 'ways of being' with all the ambiguities and ...
HISTORY OF MEDICINE: A Beginner's Guide
MARK JACKSON    Book Number: 86901
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As scientists confidently look towards the average life expectancies hitting 100+ years in some Western societies, it's easy to forget how precarious our grasp on good health has been. It is a str...
IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON
ANTHONY AVENI    Book Number: 86902
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Sub-titled 'The Science, Magic and Mystery of Solar Eclipses', the book was published in anticipation of the next solar eclipse in 2024. It is a marvellous exploration of the scientific and cultur...
SCIENCE IN THE SOUL
RICHARD DAWKINS    Book Number: 86911
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By the bestselling author of 'The Selfish Gene', for decades, Richard Dawkins has been the world's most brilliant scientific commentator, consistently illuminating the wonders of nature and attacki...
SOONISH: Ten Emerging Technologies
KELLY & ZACH WEINERSMITH    Book Number: 86914
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Space elevators, gold asteroids and fusion-powered toasters - who knew science could be so much fun? 3D print yourself in the company of a top scientist with hilarious illustrations and investigat...
EINSTEIN'S GREATEST MISTAKE: The Life of A Flawed Genius
DAVID BODANIS    Book Number: 87462
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A perceptive biography which shows how a genius fell out of favour with the scientific world. Widely considered the greatest genius of all time, Albert Einstein revolutionised our understanding of...
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