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    Particle Physics Brick by Brick

    By Ben Still

    Paperback £11.45

    A unique and fascinating exploration of the building blocks that make up our universe, using LEGO R to demonstrate and elucidate.

    How to Count to Infinity

    By Marcus du Sautoy

    Hardback £8.45

    Part of the Little Ways to Live a Big Life series, an enlightening and informative book that teaches you how to count to infinity and beyond, by Britain's most celebrated mathematician.

    Convergence

    By Peter Watson

    Paperback £8.45

    Convergence is a history of modern science with an original and significant twist.

    Why the Universe Exists

    By New Scientist

    Paperback £10.25

    Why The Universe Exists takes you deep into the world of particle physics to explore how the universe functions at the smallest scales.

    The Wasp That Brainwashed the Caterpillar

    By Matt Simon

    Paperback £9.05

    An absurdist, comical romp through evolution''s weirdest solutions to nature''s problems.

    Social Networks in China

    By Barry Ip

    Paperback Save £10.13 = £52.82

    Social Networks in China provides an in-depth guide to Chinese social networks, covering behaviors, usage, key issues, and future developments. Chinese scholarship and cultural idiosyncrasies in technology remain a relatively under-researched area. While such issues may be sporadically reported in popular media, it is often difficult to obtain a true...

    Your Brain Knows More Than You Think

    By Niels Birbaumer

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Our brains are more powerful than we ever realised. Too often, we assume that people's natures are fixed, immutable. For sufferers of depression, anxiety, ADHD, addiction, or the after-effects of stroke, this can be a difficult thought. For those with extreme conditions, such as locked-in syndrome or psychopathy, it can...

    Utopia Is Creepy: And Other Provocations

    By Nicholas Carr

    Paperback Save £1.04 = £12.95

    Trenchant writing from a Pulitzer Prize finalist that dissects our obsession with technological utopia and looks towards a smarter future.

    Refracted Muse

    By Enrique Garcia Santo-Tomas

    Paperback £29.66

    Galileo never set foot on the Iberian Peninsula, yet, as Enrique Garc a Santo-Tom s unfolds in The Refracted Muse, the news of his work with telescopes brought him to surprising prominence--not just among Spaniards working in the developing science of optometry but among creative writers as well. While Spain...

    A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived: The Stories in Our Genes

    By Adam Rutherford

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A dazzling tour of the latest genetic discoveries which are blurring the boundaries between science and history - 'Brilliant, authoritative, surprising, captivating' BRIAN COX

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