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    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...

    Lazy Universe

    By Jennifer Coopersmith

    Hardback Save £1.14 = £28.85

    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

    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

    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.

    Adapt

    By Amina Khan

    Paperback £10.25

    Destination Mars

    By Andrew May

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

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

    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.

    Can You Solve My Problems?

    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.

    Mysteries of the Quantum Universe

    By Mathieu Burniat

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    The bestselling French graphic novel about the mind-bending world of quantum physicsFamous explorer Bob and his dog Rick have been around the world and even to the Moon, but their travels through the quantum universe show them the greatest wonders they've ever seen. As they follow their tour guide, the...

    Reading the Rocks: How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life

    By Brenda Maddox

    Hardback £14.46

    A rich and exuberant group biography of the first geologists, the people who were first to excavate from the layers of the world its buried history. These first geologists were made up primarily, and inevitably, of gentlemen with the necessary wealth to support their interests, yet boosting their numbers, expanding...

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