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    Mathematics & Science

    Advances in Religion, Cognitive Science, and Experimental Philosophy

    Paperback £25.65

    Experimental philosophy has blossomed into a variety of philosophical fields including ethics, epistemology, metaphysics and philosophy of language. But there has been very little experimental philosophical research in the domain of philosophy of religion. Advances in Religion, Cognitive Science, and Experimental Philosophy demonstrates how cognitive science of religion has the...

    The Hen Harrier

    By Donald Watson

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    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...

    Lazy Universe

    By Jennifer Coopersmith

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    The Principle of Least Action underlies all physics and leads into quantum mechanics and Einstein's Relativity. There are some textbooks that do the calculations, and one book with nice pictures, but no book before this one that explains what 'action' is, and why nature follows this principle.

    Man vs Maths: Everyday mathematics explained

    By Timothy Revell

    Paperback £7.85

    Man vs Maths explains the complexities of the mathematics of modern life and shows how understanding a little more maths can improve your life

    Man vs Money: Everyday economics explained

    By Stewart Cowley

    Paperback £7.85

    Man vs Money explains the complexities of the economics of modern life and shows understanding a little more economics can improve your life.

    Destination Mars: The Story of our Quest to Conquer the Red Planet

    By Andrew May

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    The first title in Icon's new Hot Science series, exploring the cutting edge of modern science.

    The Telomerase Revolution: The Story of the Scientific Breakthrough that Holds the Key to Human Ageing

    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.

    Can You Solve My Problems?: A casebook of ingenious, perplexing and totally satisfying puzzles

    By Alex Bellos

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    Are you smarter than a Singaporean ten-year-old?Can you beat Sherlock Holmes?If you think the answer is yes - I challenge you to solve my problems.

    Adapt: How We Can Learn from Nature\'s Strangest Inventions

    By Amina Khan

    Paperback £10.25

    Explore the science of biomimicry: full of fascinating natural facts, ingenious ideas and a glimpse into the future of human innovation.

    Mushrooms: A Natural and Cultural History

    By Nicholas P. Money

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    Nicholas P. Money introduces the mythology and science of the spectacular array of fungi that produce mushrooms, and the ways that humans use mushrooms as food, medicines, and recreational drugs.

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