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  1. Davis Daniel MNidottu englanti
    1590
    The immune system holds the key to human health. In 'The Beautiful Cure', leading immunologist Daniel Davis describes the scientific quest to understand how it works - and how it is affected by stress, sleep, age and our state of mind - and explains how this knowledge is now unlocking a revolutionary new approach to medicine and well-being.
  2. May AndrewNidottu englanti
    1390
    Is Earth really doomed to be destroyed by a cosmic catastrophe?
  3. Clearfield Chris, Tilcsik AndrásNidottu englanti
    1590
    Catastrophic failure is all around us. From the disastrous Post Office software, which led to a multimillion-pound lawsuit, to the mix-up at the 2017 Oscars Awards ceremony, these errors are the unfortunate ramifications of our dizzyingly advancing world. But what causes such ruinous mistakes? And can we do anything about them? World leading expert...
  4. Pearce FredNidottu englanti
    1590
    The South East of Britain has less water per capita than the Sudan or Ethiopia and while there is less and less rain our demand grows. Pearce gives a clear and terrifying picture of the consequences if no action is taken, and he also explains the steps we must take to ensure we deal with the water crisis.
  5. Mee NicholasSidottu englanti
    2390
    How did the universe begin? What are gravitational waves all about? Will we find life on other planets? The Cosmic Mystery Tour is a brilliant, entertaining introduction to the discoveries of physics and astronomy. Stories, explanations, and illustrations open up the exciting frontiers of science to any beginner.
  6. Dunkley JoSidottu englanti
    2490
    We have mapped out the stars in the night sky, and have known that we live in a disk of stars that makes up the Milky Way galaxy. But, in the past few decades, huge steps have been taken in the field of astronomy - steps which have let us venture ever further across space and time, with telescopes that let us see, in ever greater detail, those dist...
  7. Consolmagno GuyKierreselkä englanti
    3790
    A new edition of this best-selling guidebook to the night sky, showing amateur astronomers how to observe a host of celestial wonders.
  8. Geddes LindaSidottu englanti
    1690
    The full story of how our relationship with the sun shapes our health, productivity and mood.
  9. Harman OrenSidottu englanti
    2390
    A reimagining of modern science and ancient mythology, and of what it means to be human.
  10. Roeder OliverNidottu englanti
    1390
    In the tradition of Martin Gardner's beloved brain teasers, Oliver Roeder's delightful puzzles explore the maths implicit in everyday occurences.
  11. Mackenzie DanaNidottu englanti
    1990
    You can't present the history of art without pictures; equally equations are central to any history of mathematics. Spanning 4,000 years of civilisation, 'The Story of Mathematics' describes 24 great equations that have shaped science and society - from the elementary (1 1=2) to the sophisticated (the Black-Scholes formula) and from the famous (E=m...
  12. Thompson KenSidottu englanti
    1490
    Most of us think of Darwin at work on The Beagle, taking inspiration for his theory of evolution from his travels in the Galapagos. But Darwin published his Origin of Species nearly thirty years after his voyages and most of his labours in that time were focused on experimenting with and observing plants at his house in Kent. He was particularly in...
  13. Hawking StephenSidottu ruotsi
    2390
    I Korta svar på stora frågor gör Hawking bokslut genom att ta sig an de största frågorna i vår tid, och presenterar sina svar på ett sätt som alla kan förstå.
  14. Hawking StephenSidottu englanti
    1890
    Professor Hawking was a brilliant theoretical physicist, an influential author and thinker, and a great popular communicator. Throughout his career he was asked questions by business leaders, politicians, entrepreneurs, academics and the general public on a broad range of subjects, from the origins of the universe to the future of the planet.
  15. Doudna Jennifer, Sternberg SamuelSidottu ruotsi
    2690
    Inte sedan atomkraften har en ny teknologi haft så oöverskådliga konsekvenser att det fått upptäckarna att varna för sin egen upptäckt. Det här är den skrämmande och fascinerande historien om gensaxen CRISPR som gör det möjligt för forskare att klippa och klistra i levande varelsers arvsmassa – nästan lika enkelt som att klippa och klistra i en tex...
  16. Orzel ChadNidottu englanti
    1590
    Without quantum physics, your breakfast - and so many other things we take for granted - wouldn't be possible. international bestselling author and physicist Chad Orzel shows us why
  17. New ScientistNidottu englanti
    1390
    What's the nature of reality? Does the universe ever end? What is time and does it even exist? These are the biggest imagination-stretching, brain-staggering questions in the universe - and here are their fascinating answers. From quantum weirdness to freaky cosmology (like white holes - which spew out matter instead of sucking it in), this book ta...
  18. Brown MattNidottu englanti
    1190
    An engaging and witty puzzle book for science fans all over the world.
  19. Pyle RodSidottu englanti
    2390
    Beginning with the Space Race between the Soviet Union and the United States during the Cold War, this book traces our quest to reach the moon. It covers the first human spaceflight by Yuri Gagarin in 1961, the failures and triumphs of the Apollo missions and the first landing on the moon, and looks at the future of space exploration.
  20. Foer FranklinNidottu englanti
    1590
    Elegantly tracing the intellectual history of computer science - from the Descartes and the enlightenment to Alan Turing to Stuart Brand and the hippie origins of today's Silicon Valley - Foer exposes the dark underpinnings of our most idealistic dreams for technology.
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