Biology & life sciences

    Hen Harrier

    By Donald Watson

    Hardback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    An acknowledged classic of narrative nature-writing, Donald Watson's The Hen Harrier was the culmination of a lifetime's study of this beautiful upland bird. A gentle, warm and wonderfully written book, The Hen Harrier stems from an age of 'amateur' conservation, from the pen of a man who cared deeply about...

    Adapt

    By Amina Khan

    Paperback £10.25

    Telomerase Revolution

    By Michael Fossel

    Paperback £8.45

    The Telomerase Revolution is the definitive work on the latest science on human ageing, covering both theory and clinical implications. It takes the reader to the forefront of the upcoming revolution in human medicine.

    Insects

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Over 2 billion people regularly eat insects as part of their diet, and the world is home to around 1,900 edible insect species. Instead it's an informative field guide: exploring the origins of insect eating, offering tips on finding edible bugs and serving up a few delicious ideas of how...

    Body Has a Head

    By Gustav Eckstein

    Paperback £8.45

    A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution

    By Samuel Sternberg

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    The author is the co-inventor of this technology, known as CRISPR, and a scientist of worldwide renown. In this book, writing with a fellow researcher, she provides the definitive account of her discovery, explaining how this wondrous invention works and what it is capable of. It also asks us to...

    Invasive Species

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £36.25

    This book reviews the latest risk-based techniques to protect national interests from invasive pests and pathogens before, at and within national borders.

    Science in the Soul

    By Richard Dawkins

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    With an introduction and new commentary by the author, subjects range from evolution and Darwinian natural selection to the role of scientist as prophet, whether science is itself a religion, the probability of alien life in other worlds, and the beauties, cruelties and oddities of earthly life in this one.

    Inferior

    By Angela Saini

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    From intelligence to emotion, for centuries science has told us that men and women are fundamentally different. But this is not the whole story.

    Neuroscience Basics: A Guide to the Brain\'s Involvement in Everyday Activities

    By Jennifer L. Larimore

    Paperback Save £5.53 = £34.42

    Neuroscience Basics: A Guide to the Brain's Involvement in Everyday Activities examines how our brain works in everyday activities like sleeping, eating, love, and exercise. Many want to better understand how the brain works, but the terminology and jargon of books can be overwhelming. The book covers the basics taught...

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