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The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast

Andrew Blum · Ecco
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

From the acclaimed author of Tubes, a lively and surprising tour of the infrastructure behind the weather forecast, the people who built it, and what it reveals about our climate and our planet The weather is the foundation of our daily lives. It’s a staple of small talk, the app on our smartphones,...
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DNA Demystified: Unravelling the Double Helix

Alan McHughen · Oxford University Press
Pages: 392
Format: Hardcover

"For all those who fear they cannot understand the science of DNA -- they will soon find that they can and it's fascinating." -- Matt Ridley, author of Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters DNA, once the exclusive domain of scientists in research labs, is now the darling...
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The Multifarious Mr. Banks: From Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural Historian Who Shaped the World

Toby Musgrave · Yale University Press
Pages: 386
Format: Hardcover

A fascinating life of Sir Joseph Banks which restores him to his proper place in history as a leading scientific figure of the English Enlightenment As official botanist on James Cook's first circumnavigation, the longest-serving president of the Royal Society, advisor to King George...
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Dinosaurs Rediscovered: The Scientific Revolution in Paleontology

Michael J. Benton · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

Over the past twenty years, the study of dinosaurs has transformed into a true scientific discipline. New technologies have revealed secrets locked in prehistoric bones that no one could have previously predicted. We can now work out the color of dinosaurs, the force of their bite, their...
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Billion Dollar Burger: Inside Big Tech's Race for the Future of Food

Chase Purdy · Portfolio
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The riveting story of the entrepreneurs and renegades fighting to bring lab-grown meat to the world.The trillion-dollar meat industry is one of our greatest environmental hazards; it pollutes more than all the world's fossil-fuel-powered cars. Global animal agriculture is responsible...
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Spiders of the World: A Natural History

Norman I. Platnick · Princeton University Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A stunningly illustrated natural history of spidersSpiders are among the most versatile creatures on the planet, inhabiting six of the seven continents and thriving in environments ranging from deserts and rain forests to Arctic tundra and cities. Spiders of the World is a captivating look...
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The Language of Butterflies: How Thieves, Hoarders, Scientists, and Other Obsessives Unlocked the Secrets of the World's Favorite Insect

Wendy Williams · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"The butterfly's life cycle has always symbolized transformation. In this awe-inspiring book, Williams shows us how these animals can also transform whole ecosystems, scientific disciplines, and human hearts." - Abigail Tucker, New York Times bestselling author of The Lion...
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Awakening in the Dream: Contact with the Divine

Wilcock, David · DUTTON BOOKS
Pages: 527
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author David Wilcock's latest captivating work of nonfiction, exploring new hidden truths about extraterrestrials, dreams, sacred science, channeling your Higher Self, and Ascension. What happens when a UFO researcher suddenly comes into telepathic contact...
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Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper

Andrew Cote · Ballantine Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A year in the life of New York City's premier beekeeper, who charmingly chronicles his adventures and the quirky personalities he encounters while spreading his infinite knowledge of and passion for the remarkable honey bee. Considered an "industry legend" by The New York...
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A Game of Birds and Wolves: The Secret Game that Won the War

Simon Parkin · Sceptre
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

By 1941, Winston Churchill had come to believe that the outcome of World War II rested on the battle for the Atlantic. A grand strategy game was devised by Captain Gilbert Roberts and a group of ten Wrens (members of the Women's Royal Naval Service) assigned to his team in an attempt to reveal...
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