Popular science

How Zoologists Organize Things

David Bainbridge

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $45.00

Discover how categorisation has shaped our view of the natural world with How Zoologists Organize Things. The book unveils wild truths and even wilder myths about animals, as perpetuated by zoologists - revealing how much more there is to learn, and unlearn.

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The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors

Robert N. Pripps

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $69.99

The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors covers all the models from the names inception in 1923 through 1973, when International Harvester dropped the Farmall brand.

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The Universe Speaks in Numbers

Graham Farmelo

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A groundbreaking exploration of how the interplay of physics and mathematics has enriched our understanding of the universe - essential reading for anyone who wants to grasp how physicists are attempting, in Stephen Hawking's words, to 'know the mind of God'.

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The Case for Keto

Gary Taubes

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

A revelatory expose of the bad science behind conventional weight loss advice, arguing for low-carb high-fat diets, from the bestselling author of The Case Against Sugar.

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Beyond Words

Carl Safina

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

In a world where we measure animals by human standards, prize-winning author and MacArthur Fellow Carl Safina takes us inside their minds, witnessing their profound capacity for perception, thought and emotion.

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Outbreaks and Epidemics

Meera Senthilingam

Format: Paperback

NZD $22.99

A journey through the history and science of epidemics and pandemics - from AIDS to Zika.

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How Bad Are Bananas?

Mike Berners-Lee

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

Ten years on from first publication, a new edition of this invaluable and entertaining guide that shows just what effect everything has on carbon emissions, from a Google search to a plastic bag, from a flight to a volcano.

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The Moon

Oliver Morton

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

An intimate, profound portrait of the Earth's closest neighbour.

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Nikola Tesla and the Electrical Future

Iwan Rhys Morus

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A new biography of electrical pioneer Nikola Tesla, one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in the history of science.

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What Do You Think You Are?

Brian Clegg

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $36.99

The popular science equivalent of the TV show Who Do You Think You Are?

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