"Papa Goose is destined to become a classic. This book has everything in it I love: great animals beautifully portrayed as individuals; cool science; drama, discovery, and personal transformation."  --Sy Montgomery, author of Birdolo... read more

Papa Goose - One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

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 Science

When a new influenza virus emerges that is able to be transmitted between humans, it spreads globally as a pandemic, often with high mortality. Enormous social disruption and substantial economic cost can result. The 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic was un... read more

Flu Hunter - Unlocking the Secrets of a Virus

'Peter Wohlleben doesn't merely look, he sees. Let's all learn as much from him as we can, and quickly.' Rosamund Young, author of THE SECRET LIFE OF COWS Did you know that trees can influence the rotation of the earth? Or that... read more

The Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things

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 Science

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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 Science

During a routine 12-week scan, Emma Gilkison thinks it looks as though her unborn baby has a marble rolling on his chest. In fact, it is his heart growing outside his body - an extremely rare and fatal condition called ectopia cordis. Emma and her partner Roy now face two ... read more

The Heart of Jesus Valentino

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 Science

Inventions aren't always easy. Sometimes a humble leaf can get in the way. Developers have learned that one of the big hold ups in the creation of self-driving cars is teaching the cars to recognize changes in foliage as they drive the same routes each day. Scientists ha... read more

Odd Science - Inventions

Everything you think you know about Nikola Tesla is wrong. The Truth About Tesla sets the record straight.
Nikola Tesla was one of the greatest electrical inventors who ever lived. For years, the engineering genius... read more

The Truth about Tesla - The Myth of the Lone Genius in the History of Innovation

The No.1 New York Times Bestseller 'Gripping and surprising ... Pollan makes losing your mind sound like the sanest thing a person could do' The New York Times Book Review Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most ... read more

How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

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 Science

Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Richard Rhodes reveals the fascinating history behind energy transitions over time-wood to coal to oil to electricity and beyond.
People have lived and died, businesses have prospered and failed, and nations have risen to world pow... read more

Energy

In this authoritative and eye-opening book, Max Tegmark describes and illuminates the recent, path-breaking advances in Artificial Intelligence and how it is poised to overtake human intelligence. How will AI affect crime, war, justice, jo... read more

Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

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 Science

Series:Science Comics

Discover the history of rockets and their impact on the future in this volume that explores the 2,000-years history of rockets along with Newton's Laws of Motion--gravity, force, and acceleration.

Science Comics: Rockets - Defying Gravity

The historic quest to rekindle the human exploration and colonization of space led by two rivals and their vast fortunes, egos, and visions of space as the next entrepreneurial frontier
 
The Space Barons is... read more

The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos
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