1241 books (63 pages) in this category

Billions & Billions

Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

by Carl Sagan

In the final book of his astonishing career, Carl Sagan brilliantly examines the burning questions of our lives, our world and the universe around us. These luminous, entertaining essays travel both the vastness of the cosmos and the intimacy ...

ISBN: 9781543616934

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book


How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe

by Robert Lanza

ISBN: 9781935251743

Binding: Paperback


Biodiversity and Environmental Change

Monitoring, Challenges and Direction

by David Lindenmayer

<p>This book highlights some of the temporal changes in the environment and/or in biodiversity that have occurred in different ecosystems, ranging from tropical rainforests, wet eucalypt forests and alpine regions through to rangelands and ...

ISBN: 9780643108561

Binding: Hardback


Biophysical Ecology


This classic and highly influential text presents a uniquely comprehensive view of the field of biophysical ecology. In its analytical interpretation of the ecological responses of plants and animals to their environments, it draws upon studies ...

ISBN: 9780486428840

Binding: Paperback


Birdology: Adventures with Hip Hop Parrots, Cantankerous Cassowaries, Crabby Crows, Peripatetic Pigeons, Hens, Hawks, and Hummingbirds

by Sy Montgomery

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ISBN: 9781416569855

Binding: Paperback


Birth and Death of the Sun


How did our sun come into being? What keeps it hot and luminous, and what will be its ultimate fate? This fascinating and informative book offers answers to some of nature's most exciting and difficult questions. George Gamow, renowned physicist

ISBN: 9780486442310

Binding: Paperback


Blue Mind

How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected and Better at What You Do

by Wallace J. Nichols

ISBN: 9780349139579

Binding: Paperback


Blue Mind

How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected and Better at What You Do

by Wallace J. Nichols

ISBN: 9781408704868

Binding: Hardback


Blue Mind

How Water Makes You Happier, More Connected and Better at What You Do

by Wallace J. Nichols

ISBN: 9781408704875

Binding: Paperback


Blueprint for a Battlestar

Scientific explanations for Sci-fi's greatest inventions

by Rod Pyle

This beautifully illustrated pop science book which answers the enduring questions raised by science fiction, such as 'Do hoverboards really exist?', 'How can you bring a dinosaur back to life?' and 'Can we really travel in time and space?' ...

ISBN: 9781781315934

Binding: Hardback


Body Has a Head


The inspirational introduction to how the body works. Awesome and magnificent as the body itself, here is the one book that explains the mysteries of human anatomy from head to heart; muscles to metabolism; bones to blood and beyond in a way ...

ISBN: 9781911440574

Binding: Paperback


Book of Black


""A really fun grab-bag of fascinating black facts related to science, pop-culture, sports, animals, religion, history, and so much more."" - Wink Books""Clever compendium of dark things include interesting scientific explanations."" - Science ...

ISBN: 9781606600498

Binding: Hardback


Book of Green Quotations


""The supreme reality of our time is . . . the vulnerability of our planet."" When President John F. Kennedy sounded that alarm in 1963, the world couldn't anticipate the gravity of his warning. Today, as we confront the challenges of air ...

ISBN: 9780486467818

Binding: Paperback


Boom! 50 Fantastic Science Experiments to Try at Home with Your Kids

by Chris Smith

Want to know how to create fireworks from a crisp packet? Turn rice into quicksand? Generate a cloud in a lemonade bottle? How about build a toaster-powered hot air balloon, or work out the speed of light using margarine and a microwave? In this

ISBN: 9781504800136

Binding: Paperback


Boom! The Violent Supernovas and Galactic Explosions and Earthly MayhemThat Shook Our Universe

by Bob Berman

Space is quiet. Billion trillions of stars slowly burning out their lives. Bodies of rock, moons, planets, floating in the dark. Most of the time. Sometimes violence is unleashed on the cosmos, the ripple effects so far-reaching that they ...

ISBN: 9781786075970

Binding: Paperback


Born Liars

Why We Can't Live Without Deceit

by Ian Leslie

ISBN: 9781786484550

Binding: Paperback


Boron Hydrides


In this classic monograph, Nobel Prize-winning chemist William N. Lipscomb elucidates his area of expertise: the general structural principles and reactions of boron hydrides and related compounds. Lipscomb's work appeared only a decade after ...

ISBN: 9780486488226

Binding: Paperback


Borrowed Time

by Sue Armstrong

ISBN: 9781472936066

Binding: Hardback


Botany of Desire

by Michael Pollan

A farmer cultivates genetically modified potatoes so that a customer at McDonald's half a world away can enjoy a long, golden french fry. A gardener plants tulip bulbs in the autumn and in the spring has a riotous patch of colour to admire. Two ...

ISBN: 9780747563006

Binding: Paperback


Boundary and Eigenvalue Problems in Mathematical Physics


This well-known text uses a limited number of basic concepts and techniques - Hamilton's principle, the theory of the first variation and Bernoulli's separation method - to develop complete solutions to linear boundary value problems associated ...

ISBN: 9780486661322

Binding: Paperback