____________________________________BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK____________________________________HMS Erebus was one of the great exploring ships, a veteran of groundbreaking expeditions to the ends of the Earth.In 1848, it disappeared in the Arctic, its fate... read more

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: 9781847948137
: penguin random house
: Century
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: Michael Palin
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: 623.8203
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Erebus: The Story of a Ship
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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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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
: 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
: 530.092
: 256
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Brief Answers to the Big Questions: Stephen Hawking (HB)
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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
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How Do You Make a Tornado in a Bottle? - And Other Puzzles with Science
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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
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How Do You Turn Water into Wine? - And Other Puzzles with Science
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Bestselling author Marcus Chown explores some of the most profound and important science about us, our world and beyond by examining some astonishing facts that reveal the vast complexities of the universe.Ther... read more

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: 9781782439493
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
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: Marcus Chown
: Hardback
: 500
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Infinity in the Palm of Your Hand: Making Sense of the Wonders of Our Universe
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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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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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In 2006 Dr Adrian Owen and his team made medical history. They discovered a new realm of consciousness, a twilight zone somewhere between life and death. They called this the Grey Zone.The people who inhabit t... read more

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: 9781783351398
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Adrian Owen
: Paperback
: Export - Airside ed
: 612.8
: 320
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Into the Grey Zone: A Neuroscientist Explores the Border Between Life and Death
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The world's oceans are filled with an array of venomous and toxic marine critters, not to mention a whole host of apex carnivores. Join ace divers and photographers Nick and Caroline Robertson-Brown as they tour the world in search of the 50 deadliest sea creatures. Animals... read more

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: 9781921517822
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland (Australia)
: 300mm X 300mm
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: Nick & Caroline Robertson-Brown
: Hardback
: 591.77
: 160
: Full Colour Throughout
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Deadly Oceans
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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)
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: 506.041
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Seeing Further : The Story of Science and the Royal Society
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