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 Science

Series:TED

Part of the TED series: The Mathematics of Love There is no topic that attracts more attention-more energy and time and devotion- than love. Love, like most things in life, is full of patterns. And mathematics is ultimately the study of patterns. In her book The Mathematics of Love - and TEDxTalk of t... read more

TED: The Mathematics of Love
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 Science

Series:The Neuroplasticity Chronicles

Based on astonishing case studies, this is a brilliant and beautifully written follow-up to Dr Doidge’s record-breaking bestseller The Brain That Changes Itself.
In his first book, Norman ... read more

Brain's Way of Healing Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity
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Self-tracking is the practice of measuring and monitoring your health, activities or diet through technologies such as smartphones, apps, pedometers and personal genomics, empowering you to take control of your day to day health. Richard MacManus explains the benefits and risks of self-tracking and lo... read more

Trackers: How Technology is Helping Us Monitor & Improve Our Health
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 Science

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

The Periodic Table is largely a memoir of the years before and after Primo Levi's transportation from his native Italy to Auschwitz as an anti-Facist partisan and a Jew.   It recounts, in clear, precise, unfailingly beautiful prose, the story of the Piedmontese Jewish community from which Levi came, o... read more

Periodic Table, The
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 Science

In this brilliant and original book, James Wallman explains and analyses why Stuffocation is the most pressing problem of our time - and then goes in search of its solution. On the way, he goes down the halls of the Elysee Palace with Nicolas Sarkozy, up in a helicopter above Barbra Streisand's house ... read more

Stuffocation: Living More with Less
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'The clouds are nature's poetry, and the most egalitarian of her displays, since everyone has an equally fantastic view of them. Clouds are for dreamers, and their contemplation benefits the soul. Yet their beauty is so everyday as to be in danger of being overlooked ...' G... read more

The Cloudspotter's Guide
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Series:Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics

You don't have to be a whiz at maths to enjoy this fascinating appreciation of 250 milestones in the history of mathematics. The topics covered span more than 150 million years and range from the application of mathematical concepts in the ... read more

The Math Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Mathematics
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This title features colourful exercises for amateurs to test their deciphering skills. The clever cryptograms centre around the stories of 20 characters from fiction and history. It is suitable for anyone interested in the science of secrecy and clandestine codes. For anyone interested in the science ... read more

Breaking Codes: Unravel More Than 100 Cryptograms
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 Science

Series:Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics

In The Physics Book, bestselling popular science writer Clifford A. Pickover explores 250 milestone discoveries in the field of physics that span a historical timeline extending from 13.7 billion years B.C. to more than 100 trillion years in... read more

The Physics Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Physics
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Authors Michael and Gloria Gerald explore 250 of the most significant and interesting biology milestones from roughly 4 million BCE to modern times, such thought-provoking questions as Are animals altruis... read more

The Biology Book: From the Origin of Life to Epigenics, 250 Milestones in the History of Biology
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 Science

Series:30-Second

The primary ideas of science, presented in one easy-to-understand volume.

30-Second Theories
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 Science

Awards:Winner of PEN/Ackerley Prize 2015. Shortlisted for Costa Biography Award 2014.

Longlisted for both the Guardian First Book Award and the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, Do No Harm ranks alongside the work of Atul Gawande, Jerome Groopman, and Oliver Sacks.With compassion and candor, leading neurosurgeon Henry Marsh reveals... read more

Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery
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