Science and the Environment

Picture of The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us.

The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us.

Ackerman, Diane.

The human race is now the single dominant force of change on the planet. We have ’subdued ...

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Picture of Freaks of Nature and What They Tell Us About Development and Evolution.

Freaks of Nature and What They Tell Us About Development and Evolution.

Blumberg, Mark S.

Malformations and deformities once relegated to sideshow viewings, challenge the ways we t...

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Picture of Environmental Impact Assessment in Practice.

Environmental Impact Assessment in Practice.

Harvey, Nick and Clarke, Beverley.

Environmental impact assessment regimes (EIAs) are constantly in a state of change. This b...

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Picture of How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World.

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World.

Johnson, Steven.

Traces six essential innovations that made the modern world; from their origins in ancient...

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Picture of The Genetic Inferno: Inside the Seven Deadly Sins.

The Genetic Inferno: Inside the Seven Deadly Sins.

Medina, John J.

He takes us on a quest to understand the biological basis of human behaviour. It is writte...

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Picture of Who's Bigger? Where Historical Figures Really Rank.

Who's Bigger? Where Historical Figures Really Rank.

Skiena, Steven and Ward, Charles B.

The authors have brought quantitative analysis to bear on ranking and comparing historical...

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Picture of Discovering Sharks.

Discovering Sharks.

Carrier, Jeffrey C.

Introduces us to the mysterious and misunderstood sea creature. An informative text with c...

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Picture of The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts.

The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts.

Dry, Sarah.

When Newton died he left a mass of disorganised papers, ranging from secret alchemical rec...

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Picture of Ethics in Engineering Practice and Research.

Ethics in Engineering Practice and Research.

Whitbeck, Caroline.

Aims to help engineering students recognise and think through ethically significant proble...

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Picture of Richter's Scale: Measure of an Earthquake, Measure of a Man.

Richter's Scale: Measure of an Earthquake, Measure of a Man.

Hough, Susan Elizabeth.

Everyone recognises his name. You don't have to be a scientist to know it is to do with ea...

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Picture of Insects and Pest Management in Australian Agriculture.

Insects and Pest Management in Australian Agriculture.

New, Tim R.

Describes the roles and management of insects in the very broad economic and social contex...

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Picture of Zoom!: How Everything Moves: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees.

Zoom!: How Everything Moves: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees.

Berman, Bob.

All around us, everything moves. Air currents swirl about us. Blood rushes through our vei...

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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 The Violinist's Thumb.

The Violinist's Thumb.

Kean, Sam.

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

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Picture of A Neutron Walks into a Bar... Random Facts About Our Universe and Everything in it.

A Neutron Walks into a Bar... Random Facts About Our Universe and Everything in it.

Ni Shuilleabhain, Aoibhinn et al (eds.).

Random indeed and very interesting. Did you know that rats can’t vomit? Most of the atoms...

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Picture of Theatres of Glass: The Woman Who Brought the Sea to the City.

Theatres of Glass: The Woman Who Brought the Sea to the City.

Stott, Rebecca.

The astonishing story of Anna Thynne, a great beauty and mother of ten, married to the Sub...

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Picture of Journey to the Centre of the Earth: The Remarkable Voyage of Scientific Discovery into the Heart of Our World.

Journey to the Centre of the Earth: The Remarkable Voyage of Scientific Discovery into the Heart of Our World.

Whitehouse, David.

It is not just a story of rocks, minerals, and atoms. It is about people, conflicts and tr...

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