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Australia's funniest mathematician is back in 2019 with a small format edition of 2018's bestseller. Which number terrifies Ogdokontaheptaphobes? Why would you watch the same clock for 14 years? And have you met the 23-million-digit prime? The answers to all of the... read more

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: 9781922267023
: Brio Books
: Brio Books
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: Adam Spencer
: Paperback
: 392
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Adam Spencer's Top 100
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In 2008, Europe's first space laboratory was launched to the International Space Station. Ten years later, the Columbus laboratory is still circling 400 km above our heads at 28,800 km/h, providing scientists a pl... read more

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: 9781780899312
: Random House
: Century
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: The European Space Agency Staff
: Paperback
: 629.442
: 112
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Columbus in Space - A Voyage of Discovery on the International Space Station
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 Science and Discovery

Get your pulse racing with Australia's most popular scientist, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki.Discover why people tell lies, why some planets are hotter than stars and how humans are terraforming the Earth. Is cockroach milk really the next Superfood? Why are birds so smart? Why do t... read more

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: 9781760781224
: Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
: Macmillan
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: Karl Kruszelnicki
: Hardback
: 1
: 320
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Vital Science
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'A beautiful little book by a brilliant mind' Steven Poole, DAILY TELEGRAPH
The world-famous cosmologist and #1 bestselling author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the universe's biggest questions ... read more

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: 9781473695986
: Hodder & Stoughton
: John Murray
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: Stephen Hawking
: Hardback
: 1
: 530.092
: 256
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Brief Answers to the Big Questions: Stephen Hawking (HB)
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Scratch your head over these puzzle questions, all of which are based on real-world science. As you answer the question, you'll be learning how to do everything from turning water into wine to cracking safes, and how to build... read more

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: 9781787390539
: Carlton Books, Limited
: Carlton Books, Limited
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: Erwin Brecher
: Hardback
: 502
: 144
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How Do You Turn Water into Wine? - And Other Puzzles with Science
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Astound your friends! Impress party guests! Annoy your relatives! This book contains 101 fascinating science puzzles. The answer to each problem explains a scientific principle in easy-to-understand terms, so not only a... read more

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: 9781787390553
: Carlton Books, Limited
: Carlton Books, Limited
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: Erwin Brecher
: Hardback
: 502
: 144
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How Do You Make a Tornado in a Bottle? - And Other Puzzles with Science
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 Science and Discovery

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

From the bestselling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcase Sacks's broad range of interests - from his passion for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia... read more

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: 9781509821792
: Pan Macmillan
: Pan Books
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: Oliver Sacks
: Hardback
: 616.80092
: 4 Non Fiction
: 320
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Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales
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Gendered brains- a sexist myth, or a fact of life?Reading maps or reading emotions? Barbie or Lego? We live in a gendered world where we are bombarded with messages about sex and gender. On a daily basis w... read more

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: 9781847924766
: penguin random house
: Jonathan Cape
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: Gina Rippon
: Paperback
: 612.8
: 368
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The Gendered Brain: The New Neuroscience That Shatters the Myth of the Female Brain
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One hundred years ago, a ship thought to be indestructible suffered the ill fate to strike an iceberg during its maiden voyage across the North Atlantic. The unthinkable occurred, and the Titanic went to the ... read more

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: 9781603202138
: Time Inc Home Entertaiment
: Time Inc Home Entertaiment
: 302mm X 273mm
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: Editors of Life
: Hardback
: 363.123091631
: 144
: 100 photos
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Life: Titanic 100 Years Later: The Epic Disaster Remembered - in Words and Pictures
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 Science and Discovery

Who or what is to blame for us getting fat and ill in increasing numbers?
Sugar or fat? Gut microbes or genes? Laziness or poverty? Whatever it is, it's placing a devastating burden on our healthcare system, and scientists in every field are desperate to explain... read more

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: 9781786075932
: Oneworld Publications
: Oneworld Publications
: 21.00 cmmm X 15.00 cmmm X 2.20 cmmm
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: Anthony Warner
: Paperback
: 384
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The Truth About Fat
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 Science and Discovery

You are accused of a crime? Who would you rather decides your future - an algorithm or a human?Before making your decision, bear in mind that the algorithm will always be more consistent, and far less prone to an error of judgement. Then again, at least the human will be able... read more

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: 9780857525253
: Transworld Publishers Limited
: Doubleday UK
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: Hannah Fry
: Paperback
: 306.46
: 256
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Hello World
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Edited and introduced by Bill Bryson, and with contributions from Richard Dawkins, Margaret Atwood, David Attenborough, Martin Rees and Richard Fortey amongst others, this is a remarkable volume celebrating the rich history of the... read more

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: 9780008301620
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: HarperPress
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: Bill Bryson (Editor)
: Paperback
: 506.041
: 480
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Seeing Further : The Story of Science and the Royal Society
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