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How does life create order from chaos? And just what is life, anyway? Leading physicist Paul Davies argues that to find the answers, we must first answer a deeper question- 'What is information?'
To understand the origins and nature of life, Davies proposes a radical ... read more

The Demon in the Machine
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Series:Great Experiments Ser.

From Galileo's stargazing to quantum teleportation, from Newton's experiments with optics to the splitting of the atom, Schrödinger's Cat tells the story of natural science through fifty of its greatest experiments. Featuring e... read more

Schrödinger's Cat and 49 Other Experiments That Revolutionised Physics
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Series:Secret Life Of Ser.

In the long history of the study of anatomy, neuroscience is a relatively new field, and there are plenty of mysteries yet to be uncovered. The Secret Life of the Brain explores the fascinating advances that have been made in the field so far, from the intricacies of me... read more

The Secret Life of the Brain
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"Fascinating...full of optimism...this quick, accessible read will appeal to anyone with interest in how plants continue to surprise us." --Library Journal
 
Do plants have intelligence? Do t... read more

The Revolutionary Genius of Plants - A New Understanding of Plant Intelligence and Behaviour
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The night sky is full of amazing things, but how do you know what you're looking at or how to get the best perspective to enhance your viewing experience? 100 Things to See... read more

100 Things to See in the Southern Night Sky - From Planets and Satellites to Meteors and Constellations, Your Guide to Stargazing
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Jaron Lanier, 'the father of Virtual Reality ... a high-tech genius' (Sunday Times), tells the extraordinary story of how in just over three decades Virtual Reality went from being a dream to a reality - and how its power to tur... read more

Dawn of the New Everything - Encounters with Reality and Virtual Reality
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Reading Level:General Adult

From magazine covers to Hollywood blockbusters, neuroscience is front and centre. This popular interest has inspired many questions from people who wonder just what is going on in the three pounds of tissue between their ears. In Brain B... read more

Brain Bytes: Quick Answers to Quirky Questions About the Brain
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Series:Patterns of Life Ser.

PATTERNED PLANET- SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKSThis book proposes a new vision for modern industry. Instead of our current wasteful and polluting methods of manufacturing, we could be taking nature as a model for making things. With the rig... read more

Cradle to Cradle - (Patterns of the Planet)
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The no. 1 bestselling author of Collapse and Guns, Germs and Steel explores the profound lessons that traditional societies offer us today. Over the past 500 years, the West achieved global dominance, but do Westerners necessarily h... read more

World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?
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Behind every disease is a story, a complex narrative woven of multiple threads, from the natural history of the disease, to the tale of its discovery and its place in history.   But what is vital in all of this is how the diseas... read more

The Atlas of Disease: Epidemics, Outbreaks and Contagion in 50 Maps
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The Infinite Monkey Cage, the legendary BBC Radio 4 programme, brings you this irreverent celebration of scientific marvels. Join us on a hectic leap through the grand and bizarre ideas conjured up by human imagination, from dark matter to consciousness via neutrinos and ear... read more

How to Build a Universe
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'The Orchid and the Dandelion is based on groundbreaking research that has the power to change the lives of countless children - and the adults who love them.' - Susan Cain, New York Times bestselling author of QuietWhy do so... read more

The Orchid and the Dandelion: Why Some People Struggle and How All Can Thrive
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