Science and the Environment

Picture of The Knowledge: Stargazing.

The Knowledge: Stargazing.

Aderin-Pocock, Maggie.

The author is a space scientist so is well-equipped to provide an overview of the universe...

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The Edge of Physics: Dispatches from the Frontiers of Cosmology.

Ananthaswamy, Anil.

He provides a geographical romp through many of the remote astronomical observatories dott...

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Picture of What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins.

What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins.

Balcombe, Jonathan.

He gives a voice to fish, explaining what the world looks like to them, and how they perce...

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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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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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Campbell's Weather Compendium.

Campbell, Harry.

How big was the largest-known snowflake? What is the speed of a falling raindrop? How many...

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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 What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's Brightest Quiz.

What Colour is the Sun?: Mind-Bending Science Facts in the Solar System's Brightest Quiz.

Clegg, Brian.

Presented in traditional quiz format…though of course you can just enjoy the questions by ...

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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 Seashores: An Ecological Guide.

Seashores: An Ecological Guide.

Cremona, Julian.

A detailed examination of the features which define the sea coast and the various types of...

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Insectivorous Plants.

Darwin, Charles.

A reprint of Darwin’s classic publication of 1875, in which the famous scientist explains,...

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Picture of The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life.

The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Life.

Dawkins, Richard and Wong, Yan.

This revised edition is co-authored with Yan Wong. It is just under 800 pages yet it is an...

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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 Birds of CITES and How to Identify Them.

The Birds of CITES and How to Identify Them.

Erritzoe, Johannes.

CITES, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, was founded in 1973. T...

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Picture of Linking Australia's Landscapes: Lessons and Opportunities from Large-scale Conservation Networks.

Linking Australia's Landscapes: Lessons and Opportunities from Large-scale Conservation Networks.

Fitzsimons, James et al (eds.).

Biosphere reserves, wildlife corridors, conservation management networks, and biolinks are...

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Picture of Galapagos Diary: A Complete Guide to the Archipelago's Birdlife.

Galapagos Diary: A Complete Guide to the Archipelago's Birdlife.

Heinzel, Hermann and Hall, Barnaby.

Tours the islands to discover the wide range of habitats and wildlife to be found, describ...

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Picture of The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters.

The Geek Manifesto: Why Science Matters.

Henderson, Mark.

Whether we want to improve education or cut crime, to enhance public health or to generate...

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Science of the Magical: From the Holy Grail to Love Potions to Superpowers.

Kaplan, Matt.

The author is a science journalist and provides us with a friendly armchair guide to the w...

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Picture of Ammonites and Leaping Fish: A Life in Time.

Ammonites and Leaping Fish: A Life in Time.

Lively, Penelope.

Her memoir describes what old-age feels like for those who have arrived there and looks ov...

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The Incredible Sea.

Manferto de Fabianis, Valeria (ed.).

The Atlantic, the Red Sea, the Caribbean, the South Pacific - here are all the oceans in a...

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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 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 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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