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SAPIENS (Paperback)
A Brief History of Humankind
By: Yuval Noah Harari
Vintage
Published: 30/04/2015
** The global phenomenon**** The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller **** The New York Times Top Ten Bestseller **Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old.

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME (Paperback)
From Big Bang To Black Holes
By: Stephen Hawking
Bantam Books (Transworld Publishers a division of the Random...
Published: 01/08/2011
Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? This book examines these questions. It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cos...

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WHAT IF (Paperback)
Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
By: Randall Munroe
John Murray Publishers Ltd
Published: 24/09/2015
Science's most intriguing questions answered by the web's favourite writer, the genius behind xkcd.com. Munroe's hilarious and compelling answers explain everything from the odds of meeting your on...

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QUIET (Paperback)
The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
By: Susan Cain
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 01/01/2013
Our lives are driven by a fact that most of us can't name and don't understand. It defines who our friends and lovers are, which careers we choose, and whether we blush when we're embarrassed. This ...

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SEVEN BRIEF LESSONS ON PHYSICS (Paperback)
By: Carlo Rovelli
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 30/06/2016
Presents what you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven lessons. In this introduction to modern physics, the author explains Einstein's theory of genera...

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THE POWER OF HABIT (Paperback)
Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change
By: Charles Duhigg
Random House Books
Published: 01/02/2013
In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be change...

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A FIELD GUIDE TO LIES AND STATISTICS (Paperback)
A Neuroscientist on How to Make Sense of a Complex World
By: Daniel Levitin
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 31/07/2017

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REALITY IS NOT WHAT IT SEEMS (Paperback)
The Journey to Quantum Gravity
By: Carlo Rovelli
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 01/06/2017

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WE DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY (Paperback)
The Outsiders Rebooting Our World
By: Mark Stevenson
Profile Books Ltd
Published: 04/01/2018

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THING EXPLAINER (Paperback)
Complicated Stuff in Simple Words
By: Randall Munroe
John Murray Publishers Ltd
Published: 05/10/2017
From the No. 1 bestselling author of What If? - the man who created xkcd and explained the laws of science with cartoons - comes a series of brilliantly simple diagrams ('blueprints' if you want to ...

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THE BRAIN'S WAY OF HEALING (Paperback)
Stories of Remarkable Recoveries and Discoveries
By: Norman Doidge
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 28/01/2016
Explores the advances in the discovery of neuroplasticity, showing that the brain has its own unique way of healing. This book discusses a series of recoveries: patients told they would never improv...

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EXCELLENT SHEEP (Paperback)
The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life
By: William Deresiewicz
The Free Press
Published: 26/05/2015
A ground-breaking manifesto about what Americas top schools should be-but aren't-providing.

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SECRET LIFE OF THE MIND (Paperback)
How Our Brain Thinks, Feels and Decides
By: Mariano Sigman
Published: 14/06/2018

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PLUCKED! (Paperback)
The Truth About Chicken
By: Maryn McKenna
Little, Brown
Published: 12/09/2017
A fascinating investigation of the ills at the heart of poultry production in the US, the UK and beyond.

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THE BRAIN THAT CHANGES ITSELF (Paperback)
Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
By: Norman Doidge
Penguin Books Ltd
Published: 07/08/2008
Introduces us to the stories of the brain science and the discipline of 'neuroplasticity'. This title allows you to meet the stroke victim who unable to feed or dress himself learned to move and tal...

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MISMATCH (Paperback)
How Our Stone Age Brain Deceives Us Every Day
By: Ronald Giphart, Mark van Vugt
Robinson
Published: 15/02/2018
An exciting new popular psychology book looking at the troubling conflict between how our brains have evolved to meet Stone Age demands, and the very different modern problems of the world we now li...

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LOST BOYS (Hardback)
By: GINA PERRY
Published: 14/09/2017
Inside Muzafer Sherif''s Robbers Cave Experiments. The fascinating true story of one of the most controversial psychological experiments of the modern era. In 1954, a group of boys attended a remo...

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SUPERINTELLIGENCE (Hardback)
Paths, Dangers, Strategies
By: Nick Bostrom
Oxford University Press
Published: 03/07/2014
This seminal book injects the topic of superintelligence into the academic and popular mainstream. What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or d...

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SUPERINTELLIGENCE (Paperback)
Paths, Dangers, Strategies
By: Nick Bostrom
Oxford University Press
Published: 29/03/2016
This seminal book injects the topic of superintelligence into the academic and popular mainstream. What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or d...

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THE SELFISH GENE (Paperback)
40th Anniversary edition
By: Richard Dawkins
Oxford University Press
Published: 08/06/2016
The 40th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new epilogue from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classi...

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