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Seven Pillars of Science

John Gribbin

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $34.99

The seven fundamental - and surprising - scientific truths of our existence.

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Essential Science

Brian Clegg

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $45.00

Essential Science aims to be the most detailed, accessible and authoritative book of its kind. Each of the 34 discoveries is broken down into seven essential elements to aid comprehension and inform the reader about what really matters.

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Contagion

Richard Gunderman

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

Written by a leading medical practitioner, author and academic, Contagion offers powerful insights into how pandemics begin, how they spread and how societies, both ancient and modern, have coped.

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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 History of the Universe in 21 Stars

Giles Sparrow

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $32.99

The History of the Universe in 21 Stars provides a key to the cosmos for the curious, the busy and the bewildered. It offers a complete introduction to the heavens through the tales of these celestial superstars and tells the intriguing, inspiring and sometimes just plain odd story of how stargazers unravelled the mysteries of the universe.

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The Alignment Problem

Brian Christian

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

How do we prevent AI working against us?

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Beneath the Night

Stuart Clark

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $32.99

A history of humanity, told through our relationship with the night sky.

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Along Came a Llama

Ruth Janette Ruck

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $24.99

My Family and Other Animals meets The Secret Life of Cows: this rediscovered gem of a memoir tells the charming tale of how a baby llama transformed a Welsh farming family forever.

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Livewired

David Eagleman

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

A remarkable account of the brain's plasticity, from the internationally bestselling author.

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Wings Over Water

Jonathan Glancey

NZD $45.00

The thrilling story of the Schneider Trophy, a series of glamorous air races that captivated both sides of the Atlantic and became a driver and celebration of speed and engineering prowess.

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