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1 Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Hardback)

by Atul Gawande

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 16/10/2014

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2 Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology (Hardback)

by Jim Al-Khalili, Johnjoe McFadden

Format: Hardback 368 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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Bringing together the experience of science with unparalleled gifts of exposition and explanation, the authors reveal the hitherto missing... Read more

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3 Things to Make and Do in the Fourth Dimension (Hardback)

by Matt Parker

Format: Hardback 464 pages
Published: 30/10/2014

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Presents a riotous journey through the possibilities of numbers, with audience participation. This book can be cut, drawn in, folded into shapes and... Read more

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4 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (Hardback)

by Yuval Noah Harari

Format: Hardback 456 pages
Published: 04/09/2014

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100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the... Read more

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5 The Naming of the Shrew: A Curious History of Latin Names (Hardback)

by John Wright

Format: Hardback 320 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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A witty tribute to the history, construction and joyousness of the Latin names that describe our natural world. Read more

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6 Severed: A History of Heads Lost and Heads Found (Hardback)

by Frances Larson

Format: Hardback 336 pages
Published: 06/11/2014

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A serious and seriously entertaining exploration of the dark and varied obsessions that the 'civilized West' has had with decapitated heads... Read more

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7 P53: The Gene That Cracked the Cancer Code (Hardback)

by Sue Armstrong

Format: Hardback 288 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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The story of the search for p53--the most important gene in medicine. Read more

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8 The Science Book (Hardback)

Format: Hardback 352 pages
Published: 01/08/2014

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Explores the history of science, how scientists have sought to explain our incredible universe and how amazing scientific discoveries have been... Read more

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9 The Lagoon: How Aristotle Invented Science (Hardback)

by Armand Marie Leroi

Format: Hardback 512 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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10 James Watt: Making the World Anew (Hardback)

by Ben Russell

Format: Hardback 256 pages
Published: 15/08/2014

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James Watt: Making the World Anew is a craft history of Britain's early industrial transformation as well as a prehistory of the engineering... Read more

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