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Moose - crowned giant of the northern wilderness Moose - crowned giant of the northern wilderness

Oct 12, 2017
Birding without borders - an obsession, a quest, and the biggest year in the world Birding without borders - an obsession, a quest, and the biggest year in the world

The author tells the story of how he traveled across forty-one countries in an attempt to see half of the world's birds in one year, sharing the challenges that he faced, as well as the birds and bird-lovers he found on the way.

Oct 12, 2017
Unforgettable behavior Unforgettable behavior

"A collection of photographs of unforgettable moments in animal behaviour. All the pictures in this collection have received accolades in past Wildlife Photographer of the Year competitions. Some photos are famous, others not quite, but all have stories, whether of the moment itself or the fascinating lifestyles that are the background to the behaviour being shown."--

Oct 12, 2017
Oceans of Kansas - a natural history of the Western Interior Sea Oceans of Kansas - a natural history of the Western Interior Sea

Oct 12, 2017
Arctic melt - images of a disappearing landscape Arctic melt - images of a disappearing landscape

"The Arctic Melt: Images of a Disappearing Landscape is a brilliant new monograph by universally acclaimed art and environmental photographer Diane Tuft. Following on the heels of Tuft's previous publication, Gondwana: Images of an Ancient Land, this new book showcases her breathtaking and visually astounding journey to capture the ice in the Arctic Circle before the constant melt renders the once-frozen landscape unrecognizable. The Arctic Melt features photographs of the North Pole, the mounta

Oct 12, 2017
CliffsNotes math review for standardized tests CliffsNotes math review for standardized tests

Oct 12, 2017
American wolf - a true story of survival and obsession in the West American wolf - a true story of survival and obsession in the West

"The enthralling story of the rise and reign of O-Six, the celebrated Yellowstone wolf, and the people who loved or feared her. Before men ruled the earth, there were wolves. Once abundant in North America, these majestic creatures were hunted to near extinction in the lower 48 states by the 1920s. But in recent decades, conservationists have brought wolves back to the Rockies, igniting a battle over the very soul of the West. With novelistic detail, Nate Blakeslee tells the gripping story of on

Oct 16, 2017
Dinosaur art II - the cutting edge of paleoart Dinosaur art II - the cutting edge of paleoart

A paleoartist is an illustrator who specialises in the science and art of reconstructing ancient animals and their world. In Dinosaur Art, ten of the top contemporary paleoartists reveal a selection of their work and exclusively discuss their working methods and distinct styles. Filled with breathtaking artwork - some never before seen - and cutting edge paleontology, this is a treasure trove for dinosaur enthusiasts, art lovers and budding illustrators.

Oct 16, 2017
The quantum labyrinth - how Richard Feynman and John Wheeler revolutionized time and reality The quantum labyrinth - how Richard Feynman and John Wheeler revolutionized time and reality

"In Fall 1939, Richard Feynman, a brash and brilliant recent graduate of MIT, arrived in John Wheeler's Princeton office to report for duty as his teaching assistant. The prim and proper Wheeler timed their interaction with a watch placed on the table. Feynman caught on, and for the next meeting brought his own cheap watch, set it on the table next to Wheeler's, and also began timing the chat. The two had a hearty laugh and a lifelong friendship was born. At first glance, they would seem an unli

Oct 16, 2017
The zoomable universe - an epic tour through cosmic scale, from almost everything to nearly nothing The zoomable universe - an epic tour through cosmic scale, from almost everything to nearly nothing

Oct 16, 2017