Category:

 Science

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

The world's most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the million-selling What If? and Thing Explainer
For any task you might want to do, there's a right wa... read more

How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 7

Category:

 Science

'We can draw lines across the world any way we choose, and in the history of race science, people have. What matters isn't where the lines are drawn, but what they mean.' Modern science is pivotal in our understanding of race - not because of the lines that think... read more

Superior: The Return of Race Science
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Science

Interested in the origins of the species? Consider the Platypus uses pets such as dogs and cats as well as animal outliers like the axolotl and naked mole rat to wittily tackle mind-bending concepts about how evolution, biology,... read more

Consider the Platypus: Evolution Through Biology's Most Baffling Beasts
$39.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Science

There's so much we don't know about what lies deep beneath the ocean's surface - and the time to find out is growing increasingly precious . . .
Professor Alex Rogers is one of the world's leading experts in marine biology and oceanology, and has spent his life studying the deep ocea... read more

The Deep
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

The outback conjures many images that the Australian psyche is built upon. Its grand vistas of sweeping dusty plains and its evocation of a tough pioneering spirit form the foundation of our prosperous culture. But these romantic visions often hide th... read more

Wooleen Way: The Renewing an Australian Resource
$35.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

So many of us believe that we are free to shape our own destiny. But what if free will doesn't exist? What if our lives are largely predetermined, hardwired in our brains - and our choices over what we eat, who we fall in love ... read more

The Science of Fate Why Your Future Is More Predictable Than You Think (PB)
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

In this paradigm-shifting book from acclaimed Harvard Medical School doctor and one of TIME magazine's 100 most influential people on earth, Dr. David Sinclair reveals that everything we think we know about ageing is wrong, a... read more

Lifespan: The Revolutionary Science Of Why We Age - And Why We Don't Have To
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Science

Judith Grisel was a daily drug user and college dropout when she began to consider that her addiction might have a cure, one that she herself could perhaps discover by studying the brain. Now, after twenty-five years as a neuroscientist, she shares what she and other scientists have learn... read more

Never Enough
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

'Remarkable and revelatory, a dazzling achievement. Quietly electrifying' Sunday Times On the day his daughter takes her first steps Christian Donlan discovers he has an incurable neurological disease, multiple scle... read more

The Unmapped Mind - A Memoir of Neurology, Incurable Disease and Learning How to Live
$22.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Simone Weil: famous French philosopher, writer, political activist, mystic - and sister to André, one of the most influential mathematicians of the twentieth century. For Karen Olsson, who studied mathematics at Harvard only to turn t... read more

The Weil Conjectures: On Maths and the Pursuit of the Unknown
$37.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

'An absolute gem. Funny, incredible and brilliantly reported, in Ed Hawkins the sports world has its own Jon Ronson.' - Will StorrThe bizarre true story about the cosmic side of sportsEver wondered if the mind tricks used by Luke Skywal... read more

The Men on Magic Carpets: Searching for the Superhuman Sports Star
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Science

'A glowing account of the myths and meanings we impose on flowers . . . a book to reread and treasure' John Carey, Sunday Times
'A captivating new book that explores our fascination with flowers . . . A delight' Daily Mail
Come rain or shine, flowers feature pe... read more

The Brief Life of Flowers
$22.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3