Science and the Environment

Picture of Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination.

Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination.

Appleby, Joyce.

Columbus dazzled Ferdinand and Isabella with exotic parrots, tropical flowers, and gold tr...

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Picture of The Seventy Great Mysteries of the Natural World.

The Seventy Great Mysteries of the Natural World.

Benton, Michael J. (ed.).

Over 60 scientists share their knowledge of the natural world in seven sections, including...

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Picture of Whales and Dolphins of the Southern African Subregion.

Whales and Dolphins of the Southern African Subregion.

Best, Peter B.

What an impressive volume! It provides comprehensive, superbly illustrated accounts of the...

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Picture of The Mice Who Sing For Sex.

The Mice Who Sing For Sex.

Bird, Lliana and Lewis, Jack.

The authors tackle the strange and surreal phenomena from the depths of the oceans to the ...

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Picture of Flammable Australia: Fire Regimes, Biodiversity and Ecosystems in a Changing World.

Flammable Australia: Fire Regimes, Biodiversity and Ecosystems in a Changing World.

Bradstock, Ross A. et al.

An excellent synthesis of our knowledge of fire in this country, covering such issues as t...

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Picture of The Complete Field Guide to Stick and Leaf Insects of Australia.

The Complete Field Guide to Stick and Leaf Insects of Australia.

Brock, Paul D. and Hasenpusch, Jack W.

Australia has a rich diversity of phasmids - otherwise known as stick and leaf insects. St...

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Picture of Grassfires: Fuel, Weather and Fire Behaviour.

Grassfires: Fuel, Weather and Fire Behaviour.

Cheney, Phil and Sullivan, Andrew.

This second edition follows 10 years of research aimed at improving the understanding of f...

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Picture of Clean Energy, Climate and Carbon.

Clean Energy, Climate and Carbon.

Cook, Peter J.

It contributes to the debate on climate change by discussing clean energy technologies in ...

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Picture of Queensland's Threatened Animals.

Queensland's Threatened Animals.

Curtis, Lee K et al.

Queensland is home to 70% of Australia's native mammals (226 species), over 70% of native ...

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Picture of Australian Natural History Series: Kangaroos.

Australian Natural History Series: Kangaroos.

Dawson, Terence J.

Explains what kangaroos are, lists the types of kangaroos, discusses their population stru...

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Picture of A Light History of Hot Air.

A Light History of Hot Air.

Doherty, Peter.

Rather than a history of Question Time it is in fact an atmospheric (ha, ha) collection of...

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Picture of The Lost Camels Of Tartary: A Quest into Forbidden China.

The Lost Camels Of Tartary: A Quest into Forbidden China.

Hare, John.

He made a total of four journeys into the Mongolian Gobi and Gashun Gobi deserts, searchin...

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Picture of A Field Guide To Insects And Diseases Of Australian Potato Crops.

A Field Guide To Insects And Diseases Of Australian Potato Crops.

Horne, Paul et al.

Essential reading for all potato growers and industry advisers in Australia, it contains t...

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Picture of They Laughed at Galileo: How the Great Inventors Proved Their Critics Wrong.

They Laughed at Galileo: How the Great Inventors Proved Their Critics Wrong.

Jack, Albert.

The author tells the story of countless inventive and curious minds, and how somebody some...

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Picture of Seven Wonders of the Universe That You Probably Took for Granted.

Seven Wonders of the Universe That You Probably Took for Granted.

James, C. Renee.

Written in a casual, light-hearted style, she takes us on a tour of seven everyday experie...

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Picture of Panda: Back from the Brink.

Panda: Back from the Brink.

Mengqi, Zhou.

The iconic giant panda is unique (it has no immediately close relative in the animal world...

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Picture of The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe.

The Aliens Are Coming!: The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe.

Miller, Ben.

He weaves together space exploration, the evolution of life on Earth, and our search for l...

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Picture of Introduction to the Physics of Gyrotons.

Introduction to the Physics of Gyrotons.

Nusinovich, Gregory S.

The author is one of the world’s leading experts on gyrotrons, which, as unique sources of...

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Picture of Shadows Bright as Glass: The Extraordinary Transformation of One Man's Brain - and the Neuroscience That Makes Us Who We Are.

Shadows Bright as Glass: The Extraordinary Transformation of One Man's Brain - and the Neuroscience That Makes Us Who We Are.

Nutt, Amy Ellis.

This provides a fascinating glimpse into the mysteries of the mind, brain, and creativity....

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Picture of Deep-Sky Companions: Southern Gems.

Deep-Sky Companions: Southern Gems.

O'Meara, Stephen James.

He presents a superb list of 120 deep-sky objects for Southern Hemisphere stargazers to ob...

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Picture of The Mating Lives Of Birds.

The Mating Lives Of Birds.

Parry, James.

Bird courtship and display can be one of the most captivating events in the natural world....

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Picture of Desert Channels: The Impulse to Conserve.

Desert Channels: The Impulse to Conserve.

Robin, Libby et al (eds.).

The Desert Channels region is the north-east part of the Lake Eyre Basin in far western Qu...

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Picture of Living Waters: Ecology of Animals in Swamps, Rivers, Lakes and Dams.

Living Waters: Ecology of Animals in Swamps, Rivers, Lakes and Dams.

Romanowski, Nick.

Explains the underlying forces that drive ecological change and movement in Australian wet...

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Picture of Wetland Habitats: A Practical Guide to Restoration and Management.

Wetland Habitats: A Practical Guide to Restoration and Management.

Romanowski, Nick.

This is a practical manual that seeks to put developments in the field of wetland restorat...

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