A timely, instructive and controversial book, which delivers unexpected answers.
Everything you ever wanted to know about sex (and statistics) from the co-author of The Norm Chronicles.
Ecology meets economics head on in Tony Juniper's valuation of the UK's natural capital
Bestselling crime writer Val McDermid picks up the scalpel to uncover the secrets of forensic medicine, from the crime scene to the courtroom.
Sex, drugs and rock'n'roll as you've never seen them before – under the microscope.
A far from average book: the real story behind the statistics on risk, chance and choice. Now in paperback.
'Britain's foremost populariser of maths' Ian Stewart reveals the ultimate questions that take us to the limits of mathematics – now avail…
How to improve your head for figures: the concepts and techniques that are crucial for every aspiring manager to know.
A miscellany of sacred, mysterious, spiritual and profane numbers. The ideal stocking-filler – now available in paperback.
Samuel C. Florman
How engineering is not only fundamental to our society but also an expression of mankind's deepest creative impulses.
Why do we remember certain things but forget others?
A unique history of humanity told through its seventeen defining equations; from Pythagoras to Calculus.
An irreverent sleuth tackles the riddle of existence that has puzzled man since the dawn of time
An extraordinary investigation into the world of trees – and the inspiring story of one man's quest to help save the world's oldest and greate…
Take one complex scientific discipline. Add the future of energy, economics and geopolitics. Season with human nature …
A groundbreaking and controversial new theory about how we talk.
The true value of ecosystems to world economies.
Whether you want to improve your memory, or give your brain a full work-out to improve logic and visual observation skills, this book is packed with b…
One curious man's journey to find out 'what's next?'
Mathematicians and biologists confront nature's enigmas