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The Idea of the Brain

Matthew Cobb

NZD $69.99

The brain is the most complicated object in the universe. Here's how we found out what we know so far.

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The Rules of Contagion

Adam Kucharski

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $39.99

The new science of contagion, and the surprising ways it shapes our lives and behaviour.

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Notes from an Apocalypse

Mark O'Connell

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $45.00

Veteran worrier, author of To Be a Machine and father-of-two, Mark O'Connell, meets the anarchists, environmentalists, far-right nut-jobs and super-rich who are preparing for the end of days.

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The Little Book of Shells

M. G. Harasewych, Fabio Moretzsohn

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $27.99

The Little Book of Shells introduces you to 75 exquisite examples from around the world.

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Choked

Beth Gardiner

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

The landmark book on air pollution: a major threat to the health and longevity of each and every one of us

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Notes from an Apocalypse

Mark O'Connell

NZD $32.99

Veteran worrier, author of To Be a Machine and father of two, Mark O'Connell, meets the anarchists, environmentalists, far-right nut-jobs and super-rich who are preparing for the end of days.

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Rainforest

Tony Juniper

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

Rainforests are key to the health of our world - they maintain the water and air cycles, store carbon, and have yielded countless numbers of medical drugs. We have already destroyed half their area. We need urgently to save the half that's left. This book explains why - and how.

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Mama's Last Hug

Frans de Waal

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A groundbreaking, approachable book on the role of emotions in animal and human societies, from the world-renowned primatologist and author of Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

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The Magicians

Marcus Chown

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $45.00

The spellbinding story of the 'magicians': scientists whose eureka breakthroughs in modern physics reveal science's mysterious predictive power.

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The Magicians

Marcus Chown

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

The spellbinding story of the 'magicians': scientists whose eureka breakthroughs in modern physics reveal science's mysterious predictive power.

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