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The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection From The Living Dead by Max Brooks (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The Zombie Survival Guide is your key to survival against the hordes of undead who may be stalking you right now. Fully illustrated and exhaustively comprehensive, this book covers everything you... read more


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Super Crunchers: How Anything Can Be Predicted by Ian Ayres (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Why would a casino try and stop you from losing? How can a mathematical formula find your future spouse? Would you know if a statistical analysis blackballed you from a job you wanted? Today, number... read more


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Afterglow Of Creation: From The Fireball To The Discovery Of Cosmic Ripples by Marcus Chown (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

This is the story of the cosmic background radiation, the "afterglow" of the Big Bang in which the Universe was born. Fifteen billion years after the event, the afterglow still permeates all of... read more


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Gravity's Engines: The Other Side Of Black Holes by Caleb Scharf (More from this author). Added: In the last week

We have long understood black holes to be the points at which the universe as we know it comes to an end - mysterious chasms so destructive and unforgiving that not even light can escape their deadly... read more


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Space Race: The Battle To Rule The Heavens by Deborah Cadbury (More from this author). Added: In the last week

From the author of 'Seven Wonders of the Industrial World', the paperback edition of the TV tie-in charting the shocking but true story behind the space race -- and the ruthless, brilliant scientists... read more


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Electric Universe: How Electricity Switched On The Modern World by David Bodanis (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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Crashing Computers (The Knowledge) by Michael Coleman (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This interactive guide offers lots of data about computer games and computing robots, computer crooks and virtual reality. Find out how to surf the net, how to e-mail a mate, whether computers really... read more


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Nasty Nature (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This is a look at the nasty side of nature. Find out: which is the nastiest animal in the world; why vultures have bald heads; what kind of frog lives in the toilet; and how vampire bats suck blood.... read more


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Ugly Bugs (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

This is a look at the foul side of science. It examines grim families of bugs, what slugs do with their slime, why flies throw up in tea, and how insects drink human blood. There are facts, teacher... read more


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Blood, Bones And Body Bits (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Are you dying to find out what happens to food after you swallow it? Why dead people need a haircut? Which animals live on your eyelashes? This book will get right under you skin as the human body... read more


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Disgusting Digestion (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

If you think you can stomach the sick side of science, then read on as this book dishes up the dirt on your innards. Find out which part of your digestive system has absolutely no use at all and how... read more


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Chemical Chaos (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The chance to find out about some extraordinary experiments that went horribly wrong, and discover the secrets of some very strange scientists. The book includes fact files, quizzes, teacher tests... read more


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Vicious Veg (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

If you think you can stomach the sick side of science, read on as we dig up the dirt on the world of plants. Find out when a fruit is really a vegetable, how plants keep us from suffocating and what... read more


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Microscopic Monsters (Horrible Science) by Nick Arnold (More from this author). Added: In the last week

ass="h1">Reviews Synopsis Packed with facts about the tiny world of microbes - viruses, bacteria, amoebas, they're all here, as well as many other diminutive creepy-crawlies. Read the... read more


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Map Of A Nation: A Biography Of The Ordnance Survey by Rachel Hewitt (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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James May's Magnificent Machines: How Men In Sheds Have Changed Our Lives by James May, Phil Dolling (More from this author). Added: In the last week

The 20th century was a time of extraordinary change as new technologies and inventions emerged at a bewildering rate. From the amazingly complex to the brilliantly simple, this entertaining and... read more


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The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In this madcap journey, a bestselling journalist investigates psychopaths and the industry of doctors, scientists, and everyone else who studies them. The Psychopath Test is a fascinating journey... read more


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Them: Adventures With Extremists by Jon Ronson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Journalist and broadcaster Jon Ronson's first book Them: Adventures With Extremists is a mostly hilarious, occasionally chastening romp through the shadowy world of paranoid conspiracists. It proves... read more


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Questioning The Millennium by Stephen Jay Gould (More from this author). Added: In the last month

In this slender volume, Stephen Jay Gould addresses three questions about the millennium with his typical combination of erudition, warmth and whimsy: As a calendrical event, what is the concept... read more


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What Money Can't Buy by Michael Sandel (More from this author). Added: In the last month

Should we pay children to read books or to get good grades? Is it ethical to pay people to test risky new drugs or to donate their organs? What about hiring mercenaries to fight our wars, outsourcing... read more