Science and the Environment

Picture of Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks.

Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks.

Eilperin, Juliet.

She investigates the ways different individuals and cultures relate to the ocean's top pre...

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Picture of Seeds, Sex and Civilization: How the Hidden Life of Plants Has Shaped Our World.

Seeds, Sex and Civilization: How the Hidden Life of Plants Has Shaped Our World.

Thompson, Peter.

To most of us seeds are just those tiny objects in paper packets. But man’s relationship t...

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Picture of Heat: Adventures in the World's Fiery Places.

Heat: Adventures in the World's Fiery Places.

Streever, Bill.

Explores how heat has shaped the human race and the world. He takes us to some of Earth's ...

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Picture of Neither Gods Nor Beasts: How Science Is Changing Who We Think We Are.

Neither Gods Nor Beasts: How Science Is Changing Who We Think We Are.

Carlson, Elof Axel.

He proffers a brief overview of human biology and how earlier civilisations perceived/expl...

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Picture of What a Wonderful World: One Man's Attempt to Explain the Big Stuff.

What a Wonderful World: One Man's Attempt to Explain the Big Stuff.

Chown, Marcus.

He applies his deep understanding of complex things (like physics) to simple questions abo...

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Picture of Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them.

Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them.

Lisagor, Kimberly and Hansen, Heather.

A vividly documented look at some of the most beautiful endangered places on the planet. W...

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Picture of Notebooks from New Guinea: Field Notes of a Tropical Biologist.

Notebooks from New Guinea: Field Notes of a Tropical Biologist.

Novotny, Vojtech.

This Czech biologist runs a scientific field station in steamy, rainforested New Guinea. H...

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Picture of Of Golden Toads and Serpents Roads.

Of Golden Toads and Serpents Roads.

Freed, Paul.

He tells fascinating stories of his adventures over 20 years travelling the world searchin...

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Picture of The Violinist's Thumb: and Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code.

The Violinist's Thumb: and Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code.

Kean, Sam.

He combines science, history and culture to untangle the secrets of our genetic code, expl...

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Picture of Stolen World: A Tale of Reptiles, Smugglers, and Skulduggery.

Stolen World: A Tale of Reptiles, Smugglers, and Skulduggery.

Smith, Jennie Erin.

A dark adventure which is all too sadly true. It is a tale of 'the collision of the old wo...

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Picture of Project Sunshine: How Science Can Use the Sun to Fuel and Feed the World.

Project Sunshine: How Science Can Use the Sun to Fuel and Feed the World.

McKevitt, Steve and Ryan, Tony.

Examines how scientists are working to end our dependence on fossil fuels and use the ener...

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Picture of Man and Woman: An Inside Story.

Man and Woman: An Inside Story.

Pfaff, Donald W.

Explains how, when and why males and females come to behave differently by giving a geneti...

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Picture of Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World.

Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World.

Zuk, Marlene.

It opens a window on the fascinating, weird world populated by the innumerable insects aro...

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