____________________________________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
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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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The bestselling author of�Nickel and Dimed, Barbara Ehrenreich explores how we are killing ourselves to live longer, not better.

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: 9781783784912
: Granta Books
: Granta Books
: 216mm X 135mm
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: Barbara Ehrenreich
: Paperback
: 518
: 155.2
: xv, 234
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Natural Causes: Life, Death and the Illusion of Control
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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
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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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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
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How Do You Turn Water into Wine? - And Other Puzzles with Science
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Awards:Shortlisted for Society of Biology Book Awards: General Biology Book 2015.

#1 New York Times Bestseller
From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanity's creation and evolution--a #1 international bestseller--that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our ... read more

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: 9780099590088
: penguin random house
: Arrow
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: Yuval Noah Harari
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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
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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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Bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees,Peter Wohlleben, invites you to reconnect with nature As soon as we step out of the door, nature surrounds. Thousands of small and large processes are taking place, detail... read more

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: 9781846045783
: penguin random house
: Rider
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: Peter Wohlleben
: Hardback
: 2018
: 551.5
: 160
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The Weather Detective Reading Nature's Signs in the World Around Us
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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
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: 306.46
: 256
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Hello World
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The God Delusioncaused a sensation when it was published in 2006. Within weeks it became the most hotly debated topic, with Dawkins himself branded as either saint or sinner for presenting his hard-hitting, impassioned rebuttal of religion of all types. His argum... read more

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: 9781784161927
: Transworld Publishers Limited
: Black Swan
: 198mm X 127mm X 30mm
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: Richard Dawkins
: Paperback
: 10th Anniversary edition
: 211.8
: 496
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The God Delusion (Revised)
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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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