Sapiens A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah Harari
100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and... Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
Family Politics Oliver James
There is a prevailing myth - in both modern society and in modern science - that who we are is largely down to our genetic code. Most of us believe that our personalities, abilities and health are down to a... Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2015
In Search of Lost Frogs Robin Moore
On August 9, 2010, 33 teams from 21 countries were dispatched to search for the Lost Frogs identified by Conservation International. On their list were a host of species including, in the top ten most wanted, the Rio Pescado Stubfoot... Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2014
The Human Age Diane Ackerman
In The Human Age award-winning nature writer Diane Ackerman confronts the fact that the human race is now the single dominant force of change on the planet. Humans have 'subdued 75 per cent of the land surface, concocted a... Format: Hardback - Released: 11/09/2014
A Buzz in the Meadow Dave Goulson
In A Buzz in the Meadow Goulson tells the story of how he bought a derelict farm in the heart of rural France, together with 33 acres of surrounding meadow and how, over a decade, he has created a place... Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2014
Why Can't a Woman Be More Like a Man Lewis Wolpert
Why are there two sexes? How different are they and why? Why can't a woman be more like a man? Or should the question be: why can't a man be more like a woman? Controversy rages around sex and gender,... Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2014
Woman An Intimate Geography Natalie Angier
WOMAN explores the essence of what it means to be female. In mapping the inner woman - from organs to orgasms - Natalie Angier presents an extraordinary new vision of...
The Compatibility Gene Daniel M. Davis
In The Compatibility Gene, leading scientist Daniel M Davis tells the story of the crucial genes that define our relationships, our health and our individuality. We each possess a similar...