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ISBN: 9780141033914
Title: Ground Control: Fear and happiness in the twenty-first-century city by Anna Minton
SALE: £4.25 reg: £9.99

When the figures say crime is falling, why are we more frightened than ever? Could our towns and cities be creating fear and mistrust? This passionate book shows us the face of Britain today, revealing the untested urban planning that is changing no...

ISBN: 9781845094355
Title: Planets by Robin Kerrod
SALE: £4.75 reg: £9.99

Guides the reader in an exploration of the solar system. You will travel back in time to when the solar system was born from a huge swirling cloud of gas and dust.

ISBN: 9780099556428
Title: The Big Idea by Paul Strathern
SALE: £4.25 reg: £29.94

Set of 6 books in sealed plastic. THE BIG IDEA is a hugely popular series of science books that, at only 96 pages each, are an accessible read for the amateur

ISBN: 9780521318457
Title: The Quantum Universe by Tony Hey
SALE: £4.25 reg: £21.95

The Quantum Universe is the first popular book to give a non-mathematical pictorial account of quantum physics, the foundation of our current understanding of nature

ISBN: 9780753809945
Title: Designer Babies: Science and the Future of Human Reproduction by Roger Gosden
SALE: £4.25 reg: £7.99

Genetic engineering and its impact on human reproduction have been high on the public agenda in recent years. In this book, a professor of reproductive biology sets out to discuss emerging issues, and to distinguish facts from tabloid fallacies

ISBN: 9780316905084
Title: Wrinkles In Time: Imprint of Creation by George Smoot
SALE: £4.75 reg: £18.99

In April 1992 astrophysicist George Smoot announced how he and his team of scientists had found "ripples in the fabric of space-time" that were made in the first trillionth of a second after the cataclysmic moment of creation

ISBN: F1437569604
Title: The Foreseeable Future by Thomson, Sir George
SALE: £3.25 reg: £5.00

Covering many subjects, such as meteorolgy, biology, transportand power, etc. these discussions of probable future developments are especially of interest to present-day readers

ISBN: 9781861978769
Title: Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze?: And 114 Other Questions by New Scientist
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Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze? is the latest compilation of readers' answers to the questions in the 'Last Word' column of New Scientist, the world's best-selling science weekly

ISBN: 9780007284870
Title: Bad Science by Ben Goldacre
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Ben Goldacre's wise and witty bestseller, shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize, lifts the lid on quack doctors, flaky statistics, scaremongering journalists and evil pharmaceutical corporations

ISBN: 0415267471
Title: King Solomon's Ring (Routledge Classics) by Konrad Lorenz
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Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world

ISBN: 1850151377
Title: Sharing Nature with Children (Children's nature books) by Joseph Bharat Cornell
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A book of sensitive and practical ideas of activities to share with children and teach them about nature and conservation while encouraging them also to enjoy their surroundings

ISBN: 0349111332
Title: Paradigms Regained: Unravelling the Mysteries of Modern Science by John L. Casti
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How did life on Earth get started? Can we duplicate human thought in a computing machine? How do children acquire language? Ten years ago, in PARADIGMS LOST, John L

ISBN: 9781406312010
Title: Think of an Eel by Karen Wallace
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Text and illustrations discuss the characteristics and life cycle of the eel. Shortlisted for the Earthworm Award 1994

ISBN: 9781854104953
Title: The Rivers of Mars: Searching for the Cosmic Origins of Life by Piers Bizony
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In July 1996, a NASA team led by David McKay and Everett Gibson announced the discovery of fossilized traces of microbial life in ALH84001, a meteorite from Mars recovered from the Antarctic

ISBN: 9780195158687
Title: The Tale of the Scale: An Odyssey of Invention by Solly Angel
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In the mid-1980s, Solly Angel had a technological mini-vision. He saw in his mind's eye a quarter-inch thick personal scale weighing a pound-a travel scale-and he decided to make it a reality, to bring it to market

ISBN: 9781901250046
Title: The Plague Makers (Vision Investigations) by Wendy Barnaby
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The growing threat of bioterrorism on American soil over the past year has unleashed uncertainty and anxiety from coast to coast

ISBN: F1431884816
Title: Relativity for the Layman by Coleman, James A.
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Albert Einstein said of this book: "Gives a really clear idea of the problem,especially the development of our knowledge concerning the propagation of light"

ISBN: F1435939679
Title: Biology by Phillips & Cox
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To the student of Biology, here is the chance of gaining a wider knowledge of "self" and therefore of obeying, to a limited degree, that most difficult of dictums, "Know Thyself"! Instructions for carrying out various types of practical work, most...

ISBN: 9780571176946
Title: Science and Wonders: Conversations about Science and Belief by Russell Stannard
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In conversations with British and American scientists and theologians such as the biologist Steven Rose, the psychiatrist Montague Barker, and the Archbishop of York, the author addresses questions about science and belief

ISBN: 9780071361125
Title: Off The Planet: Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard The Space Station MIR by Jerry Linenger
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Imagine yourself in a decaying space station far away from the atmosphere you never realised you needed so badly, not knowing if the next malfunction would kill you or just keep you busy

ISBN: F1438781897
Title: It's Fun Finding Out by Wicksteed, Bernard
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A compilation (46) of articles originally published in the Daily Express with many humorous illustrations by Osbert Lancaster and scientific guidance from Mr. Chapman Pincher.

ISBN: 0600572293
Title: The World's Greatest UFO Mysteries by Nigel Blundell / Roger Boar
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Part of a series of books which examines real-life stories that have made newspaper headlines around the world, this looks at UFO mysteries. Other titles available include "The World's Greatest Secrets" and "The World's Greatest Crimes of Passion"

ISBN: F1475225894
Title: Massage in Fractures and Injuries to Joints. by Olive F. Sands
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A master reference for those interested in massage and physiotherapy. This historic handbook dates from the earliest times of what is now physiotherapy but was then known as Massage and Medical Gymnastics (!).

ISBN: 9781408822388
Title: A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionised the Cosmos by Dava Sobel
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In the 1520s a Polish cleric named Nicolaus Copernicus developed a revolutionary theory which placed the Sun, not the Earth, at the centre of our universe. The secret existence of this manuscript tantalised scientists everywhere in Europe