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Jupiter: The Ruthless One - Mars: The Doomed One - Sun: The Fiery One - Saturn: The Beautiful One - Pluto: The Mysterious One Professor Brian Cox is back with another insightful and mind-blowing exploration of space.
This time he shows us our solar system as we've never... read more

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: 9780007488841
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: William Collins
: 1.5 Centimeters X 22.6 Centimeters X 28.6 Centimeters
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: Professor Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen
: Hardback
: 1904
: 523.2
: 4 Science
: 400
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The Planets
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Frank Whittle always maintained that he was held back by a lack of government support. At the very moment in 1943 when his invention was unveiled to the world, his company, Power Jets, was forcibly nationalised. Yet, as Andrew Nahum shows in this brilli... read more

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: 9781785782411
: Icon Books Ltd
: Icon Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Andrew Nahum
: Paperback
: 3rd edition
: 621.4352092
: 192
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Frank Whittle: Invention of the Jet
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Hawking explores the life and work, explaining the breakthroughs at the cutting edge of cosmology, from the Big Bang to black holes, and the ups and downs of Stephen Hawking's extraordinary and often turbulent life. The death of Stephen Hawking in March 2018 brought to a clos... read more

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: 9780233005706
: Carlton Books, Limited
: Carlton Books, Limited
: 9.33 Inches X 7.28 Inches X 9.33 Inches
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: Joel Levy
: Hardback
: 530.092
: 160
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Hawking
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____________________________________BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK____________________________________HMS Erebus was one of the great exploring ships, a veteran of groundbreaking expeditions to the ends of the Earth.In 1848, it disappeared in the Arctic, its fate... read more

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: 9781847948137
: Cornerstone
: Random House Books
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: Michael Palin
: Paperback
: 1810
: 623.8203
: 352
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Erebus: The Story of a Ship
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 Science and Discovery

Get your pulse racing with Australia's most popular scientist, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki.Discover why people tell lies, why some planets are hotter than stars and how humans are terraforming the Earth. Is cockroach milk really the next Superfood? Why are birds so smart? Why do t... read more

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: 9781760781224
: Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
: Macmillan
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: Karl Kruszelnicki
: Hardback
: 1
: 320
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Vital Science
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'This book offers real insight into life and death medicine' - Dr. Michael Mosley Critical is an intelligent, compelling and profoundly insightful journey into the world of intensive care medicine and the lives of people who have... read more

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: 9781471186363
: Simon & Schuster, Limited
: Simon & Schuster, Limited
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: Matt Morgan
: Paperback
: 320
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Critical: Science and Stories from the Brink of Human Life
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Winner of the Royal Society Insight Investment Science Prize 2018. Up to the minute brain science from a world class scientist. Sarah-Jayne Blakemore explains how the adolescent brain transforms as it develops and shapes the adults... read more

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: 9781784161347
: Transworld Publishers Limited
: Black Swan
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: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
: Paperback
: 1905
: 612.80835
: 256
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Inventing Ourselves - The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain
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Gendered brains- a sexist myth, or a fact of life?Reading maps or reading emotions? Barbie or Lego? We live in a gendered world where we are bombarded with messages about sex and gender. On a daily basis w... read more

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: 9781847924766
: penguin random house
: Jonathan Cape
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Gina Rippon
: Paperback
: 1903
: 612.8
: 368
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The Gendered Brain: The New Neuroscience That Shatters the Myth of the Female Brain
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One hundred years ago, a ship thought to be indestructible suffered the ill fate to strike an iceberg during its maiden voyage across the North Atlantic. The unthinkable occurred, and the Titanic went to the ... read more

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: 9781603202138
: Time Inc Home Entertaiment
: Time Inc Home Entertaiment
: 302mm X 273mm
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: Editors of Life
: Hardback
: 363.123091631
: 144
: 100 photos
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Life: Titanic 100 Years Later: The Epic Disaster Remembered - in Words and Pictures
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Bestselling author Marcus Chown explores some of the most profound and important science about us, our world and beyond by examining some astonishing facts that reveal the vast complexities of the universe.Ther... read more

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: 9781782439493
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
: 2.5 Centimeters X 17.9 Centimeters X 22.6 Centimeters
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: Marcus Chown
: Hardback
: 500
: 256
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Infinity in the Palm of Your Hand: Making Sense of the Wonders of Our Universe
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In honor of the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Apollo 11 mission, this lavishly illustrated book--featuring stunning photographs, many previously unpublished, and other rarely seen images and documents--tells the inc... read more

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: 9781454931973
: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
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: Rod Pyle
: Hardback
: 629.45
: 208
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First on the Moon - The Apollo 11 Fiftieth Anniversary Experience
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Australia's funniest mathematician is back in 2019 with a small format edition of 2018's bestseller. Which number terrifies Ogdokontaheptaphobes? Why would you watch the same clock for 14 years? And have you met the 23-million-digit prime? The answers to all of the... read more

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: 9781922267023
: Brio Books
: Brio Books
: ---length:- '8.622'width:- '5.63'units:- Inches
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: Adam Spencer
: Paperback
: 1903
: 392
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Adam Spencer's Top 100
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