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This award-winning book explores the dynamic worlds of New Zealand and the submerged realm of Zealandia, their natural geological wonders, bounties and dangers. In acknowledging the achievements of New Zealand's geoscientists, from the founding of the country through ... read more

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: 9781877480478
: Geoscience Society of New Zealand
: Geoscience Society of New Zealand
: 245mm X 290mm
: New Zealand
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: Ian J Graham (Editor-In-Chief)
: Hardback
: 2nd edition
: 559.3
: 398
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A Continent on the Move
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Awards:Shortlisted for Goodreads Choice Awards: Non-Fiction 2014.

From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask
Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe’... read more

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: 9781848549562
: Hodder & Stoughton
: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Randall Munroe
: Paperback
: 616
: en
: 500
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What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
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There's a whole universe out there... Imagine you had a spacecraft capable of travelling through interstellar space. You climb in, blast into orbit, fly out of the solar system and keep go... read more

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: 9781473629844
: Hodder & Stoughton
: John Murray Learning
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: New Scientist
: Book
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: 629.4
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A Journey Through The Universe: A traveler's guide from the centre of the sun to the edge of the unknown
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Reading Level:General Adult

# 1 New York Times BestsellerLibraryReads PickSMLWhat is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? Today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. Now Neil deGrasse Tyson brings the uni... read more

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: 9780393609394
: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
: 210mm X 140mm
: United States
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: Neil deGrasse Tyson
: Hardback
: 517
: English
: 523.01
: 224
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Astrophysics for People in a Hurry HC
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'Prepare to have your mind blown! A brilliantly written overview of the past, present and future of modern cosmology.' - DALLAS CAMPBELL, author of Ad AstraThe Beginning and the End of Everything is the whole story as we currently understand it - fr... read more

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: 9781782439561
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
: Michael O'Mara Books, Limited
: 2.6 Centimeters X 15.3 Centimeters X 23.4 Centimeters
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: Paul Parsons
: Hardback
: English
: 523.1
: 288
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The Beginning and the End of Everything
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'A beautiful little book by a brilliant mind' Steven Poole, DAILY TELEGRAPH
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 t... read more

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: 9781473695986
: Hodder & Stoughton
: John Murray
: ---length:- '22.2'width:- '13.8'units:- Centimeters
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: Stephen Hawking
: Hardback
: 530.092
: 256
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Brief Answers to the Big Questions: Stephen Hawking (HB)
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"The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they're calling the next Stephen Hawking." --The Times Magazine
 
From the New York Times-bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and The Order of Time, a closer look at the mind... read more

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: 9780141983219
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Carlo Rovelli
: Paperback
: 617
: English
: 530.14/3
: 272
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Reality is Not What it Seems
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A National Book Award finalist, the mesmerizing, landmark illustrated biography Radioactive is finally available in a stunning paperback edition. Through words and her own gorgeously crafted illustrations, artist and journalist Lauren Red... read more

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: 9780062416162
: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
: Dey Street Books, an imprint of HarperCollins US
: 279mm X 203mm
: United States
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: Lauren Redniss
: Paperback
: 208
: illustrations
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Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout
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For many years now, we have known the story of the Solar System, and the Earth's place in it. We have mapped out the stars in the night sky, and have known that we live in a disk of stars that makes up the Milky Way galaxy. But, in the past few decades, ... read more

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: 9780241385395
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: ---length:- '21.6'width:- '13.5'units:- Centimeters
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: Jo Dunkley
: Hardback
: English
: 520
: 272
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Our Universe - An Astronomer's Guide
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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 g... read more

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: 9781408879559
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Paperbacks
: --- length: - '7.795' width: - '5.079' units: - Inches
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: Brenda Maddox
: Paperback
: 551.0922
: 272
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Reading the Rocks - How Victorian Geologists Discovered the Secret of Life
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What We See in the Stars Kelsey Oseid is a richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more. Combining art, myt... read more

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: 9780752266510
: Pan Macmillan
: Macmillan
: 203mm X 203mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kelsey Oseid
: Hardback
: Main Market Ed.
: English
: 523.8
: 160
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What We See In The Stars
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Series:Great Experiments Ser.

From Galileo's stargazing to quantum teleportation, from Newton's experiments with optics to the splitting of the atom, Schrödinger's Cat tells the story of natural science through fifty of its greatest experiments. Feat... read more

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: 9781911130338
: Elwin Street Ltd.
: Modern Books
: ---length:- '21'width:- '15.2'units:- Centimeters
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: Adam Hart-Davies
: Paperback
: 530.078
: 176
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Schrödinger's Cat and 49 Other Experiments That Revolutionised Physics
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