Popular science

The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Format: Paperback

NZD $19.99

This farmer's observations of her herd is a rediscovered gem and an international bestseller - with a foreword by Alan Bennett.

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Understanding Numbers (Build and Become)

Marianne Freiberger, Rachel Thomas

Format: Paperback

NZD $22.99

Lets face it, numbers underpin every aspect of our lives - from the supermarket shop to social media metrics and even our notions of what is beautiful - but more than that, being numerically literate can open doors to better life choices, greater financial wellbeing and allow us to digest information in a digital age.

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South

Ernest Henry Shackleton and photography by Frank Hurley

Format: Paperback

NZD $39.99

Now in paperback to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the original publication and including images discovered in Antarctica in 2013!

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On the Trail of Stardust

Jon Larsen

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

On the Trail of Stardust puts the heavens in your hands—in the form of cosmic dust, or micrometeorites. With this handy guide from the author of the international bestseller In Search of Stardust, Jon Larsen, you will learn how to find micrometeorites in your own neighbourhood!

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Mama's Last Hug

Frans de Waal

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $36.99

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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How to Raise Rabbits

Samantha Johnson, Daniel Johnson

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

How to Raise Rabbits provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on raising rabbits, whether as pets or livestock.

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Hacking the Code of Life

Nessa Carey

NZD $32.99

The cutting-edge science that will revolutionise the way we prevent disease.

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Bats

Marianne Taylor

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $55.00

This extravagantly illustrated handbook features the work of famed nature photographer Merlin D. Tuttle and in-depth profiles of megabats and microbats.

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30-Second Weather

Adam Scaife

Format: Paperback

NZD $22.99

If you only have 30 seconds, there is time - using this book - to make sense of the science behind the seeming vagaries of the weather, the controversies, predictions and forecasts for climate change that shape our day-to-day experiences of the great outdoors.

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Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry (Black and Decker)

Editors of Cool Springs Press

Format: Paperback

Includes complete plans for building some of the most popular wood projects to furnish your outdoor space. Adirondack chairs, picnic tables, benches, cooking and entertaining accessories, and a handsome four-post pergola are just a few of the many projects shown in full detail, with color how-to photos and exploded-view building diagrams.

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