Science and the Environment

Picture of Introduction to the Statistical Physics of Integrable Many-Body Systems.

Introduction to the Statistical Physics of Integrable Many-Body Systems.

Samaj, Ladislav and Bajnok, Zoltan.

A very specialised text, which says that after a complete reading, graduate students shoul...

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Picture of Uncharted: Big Data as a Lens on Human Culture.

Uncharted: Big Data as a Lens on Human Culture.

Aiden, Erez and Michel, Jean Baptiste.

Written with insight and humour, it explains how Big Data is revolutionising the sciences,...

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Picture of The Universe Within: A Scientific Adventure.

The Universe Within: A Scientific Adventure.

Shubin, Neil.

Shubin reveals to us the extraordinary cosmic and evolutionary adventure of our own bodies...

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Picture of How to Predict the Weather With a Cup of Coffee and Other Techniques for Surviving the 9-5 Jungle.

How to Predict the Weather With a Cup of Coffee and Other Techniques for Surviving the 9-5 Jungle.

Cole, Matthew.

A modern-day survival guide for the real world, it includes such practical advice as how t...

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Picture of Affinity, That Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution.

Affinity, That Elusive Dream: A Genealogy of the Chemical Revolution.

Kim, Mi Gyung.

A major contribution to our historical understanding of French chemistry in the eighteenth...

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Picture of Science and the Written Word: Science, Technology, and Society.

Science and the Written Word: Science, Technology, and Society.

Massa, Lou.

Features a collection of interviews with some of the world's greatest scientists and Nobel...

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Picture of Joy, Guilt, Anger, Love: What Neuroscience Can - and Can't - Tell Us About How We Feel.

Joy, Guilt, Anger, Love: What Neuroscience Can - and Can't - Tell Us About How We Feel.

Frazzetto, Giovanni.

As he ventures into the secrets of the human brain he includes a collection of stories to ...

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Picture of The Tropical Agriculturalist: Pigs.

The Tropical Agriculturalist: Pigs.

Holness, David H.

The science of keeping pigs in tropical environments has developed rapidly over the last 2...

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Picture of Flying-Foxes: Australian Night Foresters.

Flying-Foxes: Australian Night Foresters.

Jones, Vivien.

Friends of ours had a pet flying-fox in Brisbane that they smuggled all over the world. It...

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Picture of Earthrise: How Man First Saw the Earth.

Earthrise: How Man First Saw the Earth.

Poole, Robert.

The Apollo 'Earthrise' and 'Blue Marble' photographs were beamed across the world some 40 ...

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Picture of Sounds of the Deep: An Exploration of Life in Our Seas.

Sounds of the Deep: An Exploration of Life in Our Seas.

Produced with recordings from the British Library Sound Archive this CD introduces us to t...

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Picture of Venomous Creatures of Australia: A Field Guide with Notes on First Aid.

Venomous Creatures of Australia: A Field Guide with Notes on First Aid.

Sutherland, Struan K. and John.

From stonefish to jellyfish and tiger snakes to stinging ants this covers sixty of the mos...

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Picture of The Tropical Agriculturalist: Weed Control.

The Tropical Agriculturalist: Weed Control.

Lavabre, E.M.

The methods of control - manual, animal-powered, engine driven, cultural, and chemical - a...

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Picture of Physics for Rock Stars: Making the Laws of the Universe Work for You.

Physics for Rock Stars: Making the Laws of the Universe Work for You.

McKinley, Christine.

Funny, smart (and surprisingly practical) she explains everything from sound and light wav...

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Picture of Reinventing Discovery: The New Era of Networked Science.

Reinventing Discovery: The New Era of Networked Science.

Nielsen, Michael.

Nielsen states, 'Today, online tools offer us a fresh opportunity to improve the ways disc...

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Picture of Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.

Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.

Roach, Mary.

An entertaining journey down the digestive tract, with Ms. Roach as the wittiest tour guid...

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Picture of Learning from the Octopus: How Secrets from Nature Can Help Us Fight Terrorist Attacks, Natural Disasters and Disease.

Learning from the Octopus: How Secrets from Nature Can Help Us Fight Terrorist Attacks, Natural Disasters and Disease.

Sagarin, Rafe.

Offers a refreshing new way of thinking about security - he applies the lessons of octopus...

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Picture of The Tropical Agriculturalist: Poultry.

The Tropical Agriculturalist: Poultry.

Smith, Anthony J.

Details the characteristics and requirements of various types of poultry, and how to raise...

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Picture of The Nature Magpie: A Cornucopia of Facts, Anecdotes, Folklore and Literature from the Natural World.

The Nature Magpie: A Cornucopia of Facts, Anecdotes, Folklore and Literature from the Natural World.

Allen, Dan.

Find out all sorts of fascinating, trivial and important pieces of information about natur...

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Picture of Scenario Visualization: An Evolutionary Account of Creative Problem Solving.

Scenario Visualization: An Evolutionary Account of Creative Problem Solving.

Arp, Robert.

He explains how humans evolved a 'specific kind of conscious, vision-related, creative pro...

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Picture of The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World.

The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World.

Carroll, Sean.

Tells the story of the particle that everyone has heard of but few of us actually understa...

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Picture of Socioeconomic and Environmental Impacts of Biofuels: Evidence from Developing Nations.

Socioeconomic and Environmental Impacts of Biofuels: Evidence from Developing Nations.

Gasparatos, Alexandros and Stromberg, Per (eds.).

Provides a systematic study of the drivers, impacts, and trade-offs of different bio-fuel ...

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Picture of Waterbirds of Australia.

Waterbirds of Australia.

Hadden, Don.

Each waterbird has been photographed in their natural environment. There are around 85 bir...

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Picture of 1000 Birds: A Unique Collection of 1000 Species in Exquisitely Detailed Paintings.

1000 Birds: A Unique Collection of 1000 Species in Exquisitely Detailed Paintings.

Hoggett, Sarah (ed.).

Reveals the rich diversity of the bird kingdom and is both an authoritative reference and ...

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