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The Great Plant-Based Con : Why eating a plants-only diet won't improve your health or save the planet

Jayne Buxton Paperback Plant-based is best for health, go vegan to help save the planet, eat less meat... Almost every day we are bombarded with the seemingly incontrovertible message that we must...
€19,95*

Stephen Hawking

Brief Answers to the Big Questions

PaperbackStephen Hawking The world-famous cosmologist and #1 bestselling author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the universe's biggest questions in this brilliant post...
€14,95*

Greta Thunberg

The Climate Book

Hardback 464 pages We still have time to change the world. From Greta Thunberg, the world's leading climate activist, comes the essential handbook for making it happen. You might think it's an imp...
€32,95*

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli Paperback 96 pages These seven short lessons guide us, with simplicity and clarity, through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century and still continue...
€13,95*

A History of the Universe in 21 Stars (and 3 Imposters)

Giles Sparrow Hardback 320 pages Expert science writer Giles Sparrow guides you through 21 stars you can see in the night sky and what they can teach us about our universe. On a clear evening...
€16,95*
€13,95*

What Makes a Person? : Secrets of our first 1,000 days

Mark Hanson & Lucy Green Paperback 200 pages Ever wondered why your life and health can sometimes be so hard to control? Or why it seems so easy for other people? Mark Hanson and Lucy Green draw...
€13,95*

A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth : 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters

Henry Gee Paperback 336 pages For billions of years, Earth was an inhospitably alien place - covered with churning seas, slowly crafting its landscape by way of incessant volcanic eruptions, the...
€13,95*

Planta Sapiens

by Paco Calvo (Author) , Natalie Lawrence (Author) Paperback 281 pages Have you ever sat and watched a plant? The very idea itself might seem strange. We like to watch things that move, that do s...
€19,95*

Mathmatters : The Hidden Calculations of Everyday Life

Chris Waring Hardback 192 pages Mathmatters is a humorous guide to the hidden calculations that are essential to everything we do. From making a cup of coffee to negotiating traffic to selecting...
€16,95*

The Book of Vanishing Species : Illustrated Lives

Beatrice Forshall Hardback 256 pages Our Earth is more beautiful and more diverse than we can possibly conceive of. The Book of Vanishing Species is a stunning homage to the planet's most myster...
€32,95*

The Future of Dinosaurs

Paperback David Hone 272 pages Palaeontologist Dr David Hone tells us everything we know about dinosaurs - and everything we don't yet know. We have made more discoveries about dinosaurs in the l...
€19,95*

The Soul of an Octopus

Sy Montgomery Paperback 272 pages In 2011 Sy Montgomery wrote a feature for Orion magazine entitled 'Deep Intellect' about her friendship with a sensitive, sweet-natured octopus named Athena and ...
€12,95*

Dinosaurs : New Visions of a Lost World

Michael J. Benton Hardback This book presents the first visualizations of dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles as they really looked. Up to now, colours were imaginary, but here we draw on th...
€32,95*

The Rise and Reign of the Mammals

Steve Brusatte Paperback 528 pages The passing of the age of the dinosaurs allowed mammals to become ascendant. But mammals have a much deeper history. They - or, more precisely, we - originated...
€22,95*

Dinosaurs are collectible

Thijs Demeulemeester - Koen Stein Hardback 176 pages Dinosaur skeletons, eggs, bones, and fossils have become increasingly coveted objects for collectors. Dinosaurs are Collectible explores the r...
€36,99*

Different : What Apes Can Teach Us About Gender

Frans de Waal Hardback 288 pages How different are the sexes? Is gender uniquely human? Where does gender identity originate? Drawing on decades of observing our closest living relatives, chimpan...
€25,95*

The Song of the Cell

Siddhartha Mukherjee Paperback 496 pages The Song of the Cell is the vivid, thrilling and suspenseful story of the fundamental unit of life. It describes how scientists discovered cells, began to...
€19,95*

Skeptics' Guide to the Future

Steven Novella Paperback 414 pages Our predictions of the future are a wild fantasy, inextricably linked to our present hopes and fears, biases and ignorance. Whether they be the outlandish leap...
€22,95*

The Sea Is Not Made Of Water (Hardback)

Adam Nicolson Hardback 384 pages Few places are as familiar as the shore - and few as full of mystery and surprise. How do sandhoppers inherit an inbuilt compass from their parents? How do cra...
€25,95*

Helgoland

Carlo Rovelli Paperback 208 pages A triumph. . . We are left in a world that is not disenchanted by science, but even more magical' Financial TimesIn June 1925, twenty-three-year-old Werner H...
€14,95*

If Nietzsche Were a Narwhal

Justin Gregg Paperback 307 pages What if human intelligence is actually more of a liability than a gift? After all, the animal kingdom, in all its diversity, gets by just fine without it. At firs...
€22,95*

Analogia : The Entangled Destinies of Nature, Human Beings and Machines

George Dyson Paperback 304 pages How did we end up in a world where humans coexist with technologies we can no longer fully control or understand?George Dyson plots an unexpected course through t...
€16,95*

Lightning Often Strikes Twice : The 50 Biggest Misconceptions in Science

Hardback 192 pages A revealing and entertaining guide through some of the biggest misconceptions in science that many of us still believe. You may well be familiar with the fact that lightning, c...
€16,95*
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