Popular science

Carpentry Made Simple (Black & Decker)

Brad Holden

These home furnishing projects will teach you the carpentry basics and get you ready for bigger DIY projects.

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The Happy Brain

Dean Burnett

NZD $32.99

Neuroscientist Dean Burnett, author of the acclaimed The Idiot Brain, investigates the Science of Happiness. Or whether such a thing even exists.

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We: ROBOT

David Hambling

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $36.99

Robots are all around us. Working in factories, hospitals, with armies and manufacturers and even, increasingly, around your home. But how have we come so far so quickly? How does the technology function? And which robots will dramatically change our lives?

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Beyond Infinity

Eugenia Cheng

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

Inside the weird and wonderful world of infinity, from endless hotels to bottomless cookie-jars - now in paperback.

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Introducing Mind and Brain

Angus Gellatly, Oscar Zarate

NZD $14.99

Explains what the sciences have to say about planning and action, language, memory, attention, emotions and vision. This book traces the historical development of ideas about the brain and its function from antiquity to the age of neuro-imaging.

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Astroquizzical

Jillian Scudder

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $32.99

A quirky layperson's guide to how things work in the Universe and why things are the way they are, from shooting stars on Earth, to black holes, to entire galaxies.

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X and Why

Tom Whipple

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In a modern world of gender neutrality, equality and fluidity, Tom Whipple, science editor of the Times, explores the most surprising questions about the differences between the sexes - unpacking the central psychology of our relationships.

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Richard Feynman

John Gribbin, Mary Gribbin

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A new edition of the acclaimed biography of the Nobel prize-winner published for the 100th anniversary of Feynman's birth.

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Man vs Maths

Timothy Revell

NZD $21.99

Man vs Maths explains the complexities of the mathematics of modern life and shows how understanding a little more maths can improve your life

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Sleepyhead

Henry Nicholls

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $36.99

An examination of sleep from the perspective of a narcoleptic.

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