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The Making of You

Katharina Vestre

'Has the knack of sparking wonder' – Nature

Chasing the Sun

Linda Geddes

The full story of how our relationship with light shapes our health, productivity and mood

Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants

Ken Thompson

A rediscovery of Darwin the botanist and his theories on insectivorous and climbing plants

Snoop

Sam Gosling

A fascinating book about what our everyday actions and possessions really say about us.

This is a Voice

Jeremy Fisher

Train your voice to speak (and sing) with impact using this practical guide, with a foreword by Cerys Matthews

The Art of Logic

Eugenia Cheng

A survival guide for our post-truth world using the timeless methods of logic, from a Royal Society Prize shortlisted mathematician

The Sentient Machine

Amir Husain

The future is now. Acclaimed technologist and inventor Amir Husain explains how we can live amidst the coming age of sentient machines and artificial…

Sleepyhead

Henry Nicholls

An examination of sleep from the perspective of a narcoleptic

Swearing Is Good For You

Emma Byrne

The science of swearing: from neuroscience to swearing apes, why we swear, what it does to us and why it's important

What's Next?

Jim Al-Khalili

Want to know what's next for the human race? Step into Jim Al-Khalili's time machine …

Significant Figures

Ian Stewart

Vivid accounts of the lives of 25 of the world's greatest mathematicians with clear descriptions of their far-reaching discoveries

Are You Smarter Than A Chimpanzee?

Ben Ambridge

Now in paperback, the author of international psychological sensation Psy-Q takes us inside the minds of animals

Beyond Infinity

Eugenia Cheng

Inside the weird and wonderful world of infinity, from endless hotels to bottomless cookie-jars – now in paperback

Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

Frank Close

An account of theories of everything in the past, present and future

The Aquatic Ape Hypothesis

Elaine Morgan

Were the ancestors of modern humans more aquatic than those of other great apes?

We Do Things Differently

Mark Stevenson

Futurologist Mark Stevenson introduces the unlikely innovators breaking the rules to make our world better.

Aliens

Jim Al-Khalili

The ALIENS invasion is coming … a new collection of writing from the best scientific thinkers in the galaxy

How the Zebra Got its Stripes

Léo Grasset

The Just So stories retold in the light of evolution by France's brightest young natural scientist

Calculating the Cosmos

Ian Stewart

One of the world's great mathematicians explores the origins, history and future of the universe

Beyond Words

Carl Safina

In a world where we measure animals by human standards, prize-winning author and MacArthur Fellow Carl Safina takes us inside their minds, witnessing…

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