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 Life of Mammals.

The Life of Mammals.

Attenborough, David.

Well over 60 years ago, he was blond, tall, and gorgeous and my young self wanted to marry...

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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 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 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 The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom.

The Nature of Sex: The Ins and Outs of Mating in the Animal Kingdom.

Bondar, Carin.

Thought about sex today? Of course you have! It's about the most natural thing any animal ...

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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 Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins.

Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins.

Casey, Susan.

On a solo swim across Honolua Bay the author encountered a large pod of dolphins swimming ...

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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 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 How to Read Water: Clues and Patterns from Puddles to the Sea.

How to Read Water: Clues and Patterns from Puddles to the Sea.

Gooley, Tristan.

The author is an explorer, navigator and writer, and has pioneered a renaissance in the ar...

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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 The Intimate Universe: How the Stars are Closer Than You Think.

The Intimate Universe: How the Stars are Closer Than You Think.

Kukula, Marek.

He explains how every molecule, atom, and subatomic particle here on Earth can trace its o...

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Picture of The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease.

The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health, and Disease.

Lieberman, Daniel E.

He offers a decisive case that making informed decisions about diet and lifestyle is only ...

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Picture of Domesticated: Evolution in a Man-Made World.

Domesticated: Evolution in a Man-Made World.

Francis, Richard C.

With encyclopaedic detail, Francis investigates the nature of domestication, focusing most...

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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 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 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 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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Picture of Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science.

Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science.

White, Michael and Gribbin, John.

This is the updated edition of the 1992 original. It is a suberb portrait of the genius an...

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Picture of Restless Creatures: The Story of Life in Ten Movements.

Restless Creatures: The Story of Life in Ten Movements.

Wilkinson, Matt.

A novel and ingenious history which tells the incredible story of locomotion in human and...

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