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The Evolution of Everything How Small Changes Transform Our World by Matt Ridley
The Evolution of Everything How Small Changes Transform Our World
Matt Ridley
Matt Ridley explores the Theory of Evolution in Everything from Religion to Politics and the Internet. He highlights how Top-Down thinking such as big Government and Central Banks will fail and strangle sense at birth and it is bottom up...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2016
It's All in Your Head True Stories of Imaginary Illness by Dr. Suzanne O'Sullivan
It's All in Your Head True Stories of Imaginary Illness
Dr. Suzanne O'Sullivan
Winner of the the 2016 Wellcome Book Prize. We accept our hearts can flutter with excitement and our brows can sweat with nerves, but on this journey into the very real world of psychosomatic illness, Suzanne O'Sullivan finds the secrets...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/04/2016
The Agile Mind How Your Brain Makes Creativity Happen by Estanislao Bachrach
The Agile Mind How Your Brain Makes Creativity Happen
Estanislao Bachrach
Demystifies the preconceptions we often have about how our brains function to show how creativity really works, and how we can make it work even better. Join the authors on a fun and amazing journey into the deepest reaches of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2016
The Wood for the Trees One Man's Long View of Nature by Richard A. Fortey
The Wood for the Trees One Man's Long View of Nature
Richard A. Fortey
From one of our greatest science writers, this biography of a beech-and-bluebell wood through diverse moods and changing seasons combines stunning natural history with the ancient history of the countryside to tell the full story of the British landscape. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/05/2016
What We Cannot Know by Marcus du Sautoy
What We Cannot Know
Marcus du Sautoy
Britain's most famous mathematician takes us to the edge of knowledge to show us what we cannot know. Science is king. Every week, headlines announce new breakthroughs in our understanding of the universe, new technologies that will transform our environment,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2016

Last Month's Featured Books

Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers by Ian Stewart

Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers
Ian Stewart
Ian Stewart explores the astonishing properties of numbers from 1 to10 to zero and infinity, including one figure that, if you wrote it out, would span the universe. He looks...

Adventures in Human Being by Gavin Francis

Adventures in Human Being
Gavin Francis
In Adventures in Human Being, Gavin Francis leads the reader on a journey through health and illness, offering insights on everything from the ribbed surface of the brain to the...

Sorting the Beef from the Bull The Science of Food Fraud Forensics by Richard, FRS Evershed, Nicola Temple

Sorting the Beef from the Bull The Science of Food Fraud Forensics
Richard, FRS Evershed, Nicola Temple
Sorting the Beef from the Bull is a collection of food fraud tales from around the world. It explains the role of science in uncovering some of the century's biggest...

The Month Before's Featured Books

Being a Beast by Charles Foster

Being a Beast
Charles Foster
February 2016 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. We can never truly...

The Happiness Track How to Apply the Science of Happiness to Accelerate Your Success by Emma Seppala

The Happiness Track How to Apply the Science of Happiness to Accelerate Your Success
Emma Seppala
A book to appeal to anyone stressed and worn out by the 24/7 treadmill of the modern world. Here is a rundown on the current thinking on dealing with burn-out...

The Aliens Are Coming! The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe by Ben Miller

The Aliens Are Coming! The Exciting and Extraordinary Science Behind Our Search for Life in the Universe
Ben Miller
Discover the fascinating and cutting-edge science behind the greatest question of all: is there life beyond Earth? In The Aliens are Coming!, comedian and bestselling science writer Ben Miller takes...

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