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 Science

Reading Level:4 Science

Why is a rainbow curved? Why aren't left-handers extinct? How is a sunflower like a synchronised swimmer? Why is 'e' a magic number?The answer to these questions is contained within one simple word: MATHS. Because maths is all about patterns, and our universe is extr... read more

Woo's Wonderful World of Maths
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"I have long been a fan of David Christian. In Origin Story, he elegantly weaves evidence and insights from many scientific and historical disciplines into a single, accessible historical narrative." --Bill Gates
 
A captivating history of ... read more

Origin Story: A Big History of Everything
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Why are we drawn to the ocean each summer? Why does being near water set our minds and bodies at ease? In Blue Mind, Wallace J. Nichols revolutionizes how we think about these questions, revealing the remarkable truth about ... read more

Blue Mind: How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected & better at What You Do
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 Science

Series:Picador Classic

With an introduction by Will Self A classic work of psychology, this international bestseller provides a groundbreaking insight into the human mind. If a man has lost a leg or an eye, he knows he has lost a leg or an eye; but if he has lost a self ... read more

Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat Picador Classic
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 Science

Series:The Neuroplasticity Chronicles

An astonishing new scientific discovery called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the adult human brain is fixed and unchanging. It is, instead, able to change its own structure and function, even into old age. Psychiatrist and researcher Norman ... read more

Brain That Changes Itself
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'My new favourite book of all time' Bill Gates TOP TEN SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Is modernity really failing? Or have we failed to appreciate progress and the ideals that make it possible? If you follow the headlines, the world i... read more

Enlightenment Now: A Manifesto for Science, Reason, Humanism, and Progress
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 Science

Awards:Long-listed for Wellcome Book Prize 2017 (UK).

**From the author of the phenomenal multi-million copy bestseller Sapiens** **The Sunday Times #1 bestseller**
 
WAR IS OBSOLETE You are more likely to commit suicide than be killed in conflict
FAMINE IS DISAPPEARING You are at more risk... read more

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
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Explore Darwin's pioneering work on fossils in this richly illustrated book. In On the Origin of Species Charles Darwin credited his discoveries of fossils, as much as those of living creatures, as the stimulus for his theory of evolu... read more

Darwin's Fossils: Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution
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 Penguin Spinner Non-fiction

On the Origin of Species is Charles Darwin's classic treatise on his theory of evolution and natural selection and is among the most important works in the history of science and evolutionary biology. When on board H.M.S. Beagle, as naturalist, I was much s... read more

On the Origin of Species
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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 argument could hard... read more

The God Delusion (Revised)
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The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead can speak . . . Dr Richard Shepherd is the UK's foremost forensic pathologist, his job to understand the deaths which may have no natural cause. From crime scene to court room, his findings are crucial to the p... read more

Unnatural Causes
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What do the Volkswagen T2a Bus, the contraceptive pill and Jimi Hendrix have in common? Why does a cold and dry environment make people more likely to speak to strangers? What can World of Warcraft teach us about the world we live in today? In this brilliantly original, provocative and witty book, Geo... read more

Must-Have: The Hidden Instincts Behind Everything We Buy
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