Science and the Environment

Picture of How To Save the World with Salad Dressing and Other Outrageous Science Problems.

How To Save the World with Salad Dressing and Other Outrageous Science Problems.

Byrne, Thomas and Cassidy, Tom.

Presents around 30 puzzling problems that involve ‘quantum mechanics, necromancy, or fatho...

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Picture of p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code.

p53: The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code.

Armstrong, Sue.

All of us have lurking in our DNA a most remarkable gene known simply as p53, which has a ...

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Picture of What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life.

What the Nose Knows: The Science of Scent in Everyday Life.

Gilbert, Avery.

An entertaining and enlightening journey through the world of aroma which illuminates the ...

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Picture of Shifting Baselines: The Past and the Future of Ocean Fisheries.

Shifting Baselines: The Past and the Future of Ocean Fisheries.

Jackson, Jeremy B.C. et al.

In 1995, acclaimed marine biologist Daniel Pauly coined the term ‘shifting baselines’ to d...

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Picture of House Guests, House Pests: A Natural History of Animals in the Home.

House Guests, House Pests: A Natural History of Animals in the Home.

Jones, Richard.

Moths in the wardrobe, mice in the pantry, carpet beetles, bed-bugs, fleas, spiders…nature...

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Picture of From Here to Infinity: A Vision for the Future of Science.

From Here to Infinity: A Vision for the Future of Science.

Rees, Martin.

The Master of Trinity College, Cambridge has based this book on his 2010 Reith lectures. A...

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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 Spooky Science: Debunking the Pseudoscience of the Afterlife.

Spooky Science: Debunking the Pseudoscience of the Afterlife.

Grant, John.

In this sceptical and somewhat cynical overview of psychic phenomena such as spirit commun...

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Picture of Dazzled and Deceived: Mimicry and Camouflage.

Dazzled and Deceived: Mimicry and Camouflage.

Forbes, Peter.

Nature’s fakers use mimicry to protect themselves, to attract and repel, to bluff and warn...

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Picture of Head Hunters: The Search for a Science of the Mind.

Head Hunters: The Search for a Science of the Mind.

Shephard, Ben.

In the late nineteenth century a generation of scientists began to question how the human ...

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