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From astrophysics to artificial intelligence, and from planets to psychology, here you’ll find our vast selection of popular science books. Expand your mind with bestselling popular science classics such as A Short History of Nearly Everything and A Brief History of Time and explore the latest releases to find the perfect presents for those who love fresh journeys of discovery.

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Our Best Popular Science Books

Living Planet
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Covid By Numbers
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Rationality
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Vaxxers
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Entangled Life
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Earthshot
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The Seven Ages of Death
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Breath
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Time
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How to Make the World Add Up
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The Sea is Not Made of Water
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The Importance of Being Interested
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The Body Keeps the Score
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Metazoa
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What is Life?
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Other Minds
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The Idea of the Brain
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Vaxxers
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Earthshot
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The Seven Ages of Death
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Time
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The Sea is Not Made of Water
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Silent Earth
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Around the World in 80 Plants
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Being You
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Dinosaurs
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Immune
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How to Avoid a Climate Disaster
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This Is Your Mind On Plants
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Helgoland
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The Importance of Being Interested
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What's Eating the Universe?
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Flights of Fancy
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Earthshot
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Time
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Books do Furnish a Life
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Atlas of the Invisible
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Dinosaurs
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Immune
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Beautiful News
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Flights of Fancy
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Nature's Palette
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Space: 10 Things You Should Know
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Cosmic Clouds 3-D
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STRATA
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Phosphorescence
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Anatomica
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Entangled Life
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Breath
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What is Life?
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Metazoa
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The Idea of the Brain
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Kindred
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Livewired
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How to Argue With a Racist
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Explaining Humans
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Sway
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The End of Everything
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Notes from an Apocalypse
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The Changing Mind
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The Rules of Contagion
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Life Changing
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Beneath the Night
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Our Final Warning
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Fathoms
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Expand your Universe

Our best popular science classics

A Brief History Of Time
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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
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A Short History of Nearly Everything
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In Search Of Schrodinger's Cat
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The Selfish Gene
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Bad Science
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The Quantum Universe
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Fermat's Last Theorem
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DNA
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DNA
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Why Does E=mc2?
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Pale Rider
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Genome
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Six Easy Pieces
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Chaos
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The Elegant Universe
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Parallel Worlds
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The Road to Reality
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Viruses & Epidemics: A Reading List

PRIVATE EYE Dr Hammond's Covid Casebook 2021
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Covid By Numbers
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Vaxxers
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Breathtaking
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Spike
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The Premonition
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The Rules of Contagion
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Pale Rider
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Virusphere
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The Pandemic Century
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Spillover
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Intensive Care
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The Plague Year
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The Plague Cycle
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The Atlas of Disease
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How Contagion Works
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The Viral Storm
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The Stars Our Destination

Our best astronomy and space books

A Brief History Of Time
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The Planets
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The Order of Time
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Cosmos
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The Secret Lives of Planets
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A Universe From Nothing
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Letters from an Astrophysicist
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Hidden Figures
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Ask an Astronaut
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A History of the Universe in 21 Stars
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Universe
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Universal
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The Moon
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Carrying the Fire
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Chasing the Moon
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Secrets of the Universe
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Moondust
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Future Proof

Our best books on AI, robots and the future of technology.

12 Bytes
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Life 3.0
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Superintelligence
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Hello World
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To Be a Machine
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Artificial Intelligence
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The People Vs Tech
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The Creativity Code
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The Rise of the Robots
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Don't Be Evil
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Human Compatible
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Soonish
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Radical Technologies
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Futureproof
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Machines that Think
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The System
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The One Device
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The Great Acceleration
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Number Crunching

Our best mathematics books

How to Make the World Add Up
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Humble Pi
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The Art of Statistics
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The Art of Logic
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The Maths of Life and Death
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Alex's Adventures in Numberland
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What's the Use?
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Weapons of Math Destruction
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A Field Guide to Lies and Statistics
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Infinite Powers
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Statistics without Tears
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The Life-Changing Magic of Numbers
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Math Without Numbers
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Calculating the Cosmos
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Significant Figures
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Beyond Infinity
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The Ten Equations that Rule the World
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Very Short Introductions 

Big Data: A Very Short Introduction
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Chaos: A Very Short Introduction
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Genes: A Very Short Introduction
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Robotics: A Very Short Introduction
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Weather: A Very Short Introduction
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Darwin: A Very Short Introduction
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Newton: A Very Short Introduction
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