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Basher Science: Oceans (Basher)
Basher Science: Oceans (Basher)
by Simon Basher
Publisher Comments
From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, biology, astronomy, rocks and minerals, planet earth and chemistry, comes a book that shines its light into our magical and mysterious... (read more)

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Math in Minutes (Knowledge in a Flash)
Math in Minutes (Knowledge in a Flash)
by Paul Glendinning
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Both simple and accessible, Math in Minutes is a visually led introduction to 200 key mathematical ideas. Each concept is quick and easy to remember, described by means of an easy-to-understand picture and a maximum 200-word explanation. Concepts span... (read more)

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Basher Science: Extreme Physics (Basher Science)
Basher Science: Extreme Physics (Basher Science)
by Dan Green
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In Basher's totally hip and quirky style, readers are introduced to the amazing research that is revolutionizing physics! From the pioneering experiments taking place in the Hadron Collider to NASAs deep-space exploration, Basher Science: Extreme Physics... (read more)

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Chemistry: Getting a Big Reaction! [With Poster]
Chemistry: Getting a Big Reaction! [With Poster]
by Simon Basher
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Discover the secrets of chemistry, and learn about the properties of matter and the ways in which they interact, combine and change. Chemistry is a compelling guide to a community of characters who make up everything around us.... (read more)

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Rocks and Minerals: A Gem of a Read! (Basher Science)
Rocks and Minerals: A Gem of a Read! (Basher Science)
by Dan Green and Simon Basher
Staff Pick
Dan Green and Simon Basher have done it again! Rocks and Minerals is the fifth book in their basic science series, and it's truly a "gem of a read." It features clear factual information and delightful illustrations that highlight the unique... (read more)

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Basher Science: Extreme Biology (Basher Science)
Basher Science: Extreme Biology (Basher Science)
by Simon Basher
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Learn about the amazing research that is revolutionizing biology, from advances in medicine to genetic engineering. Meet the worlds toughest bacterium and a biologically immortal flatworm whilst learning about epigenetics, superbugs, nanomedicine and... (read more)

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Biology: Life As We Know It!
Biology: Life As We Know It!
by Simon Basher
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Natures building blocks have never been more sociable than in this newest offering from the creators of The Periodic Table and Physics. From cells to DNA, from viruses to mammals, from chlorophyll to flowers and fruit, and including the human bodys... (read more)

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Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking
Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking
by Douglas Hofstadter and Emmanuel Sander
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Analogy is the core of all thinking. This is the simple but unorthodox premise that Pulitzer Prize–winning author Douglas Hofstadter and French psychologist Emmanuel Sander defend in their new work. Hofstadter has been grappling with the mysteries... (read more)

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Physics: Why Matter Matters
Physics: Why Matter Matters
by Simon Basher
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Imagine physics as a community full of wacky characters--the building blocks of the universe each with a unique personality. This book throws open the doors and welcomes you into their amazing world. From gravity to the theory of relativity, this unique... (read more)

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Math: A Book You Can Count On! [With Poster]
Math: A Book You Can Count On! [With Poster]
by Simon Basher
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Meet Zero, a bubbly fellow who will dissolve you to nothing, and say hello to the all-action Units, who just love to measure. Get a load of greedy Multiply, a big guy who hoards numbers together, and stand amazed by mysterious Pi, who goes on and on and... (read more)

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Basher Basics: Weather: Whipping Up a Storm! (Basher Basics)
Basher Basics: Weather: Whipping Up a Storm! (Basher Basics)
by Simon Basher
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Welcome to the wild world of weather, Basher style! Meet Hurricane, a violent blusterer; Atmosphere, a many-layered character who keeps the planet cozy; hard-nut Hail and sneezy Sleet; Drought, the dusty fellow who makes life hard for animals, plants and... (read more)

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Basher Science: Astronomy: Out of This World!
Basher Science: Astronomy: Out of This World!
by Simon Basher
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Like a Facebook for the universe, Astronomy gives every important celestial body and concept its own page, where readers can learn its behaviors, likes, and dislikes up close and personal. From the flashy stars to the shadowy and strange objects that... (read more)

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Basher: Algebra and Geometry (Basher)
Basher: Algebra and Geometry (Basher)
by Simon Basher
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The best-selling author of Math and Punctuation now turns his attention to the fun and funky characters in Geometry and Algebra. Meet Polygon and Plane, Reflection and Rotation, Odd Number and his buddy Even Number and the three amigos Sine, Cosine and... (read more)

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Basher Science: Technology: A Byte-Sized World! (Basher Science)
Basher Science: Technology: A Byte-Sized World! (Basher Science)
by Simon Basher
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From the bestselling illustrator whose friendly take on science has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the periodic table to the universe, comes a fresh take on technology as only Basher can do it. Discover the secrets behind the... (read more)

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Space Chronicles Facing the Ultimate Frontier
Space Chronicles Facing the Ultimate Frontier
by Neil De Grass Tyson
Staff Pick
The great Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist, director of the Hayden Planetarium, PBS/Nova host, and ambassador to all sorts of interstellar and cosmic awesomeness, is also the author of nearly a dozen books. His newest, Space Chronicles: Facing the... (read more)

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The Periodic Table: Elements with Style
The Periodic Table: Elements with Style
by Adrian Dingle and Simon Basher
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The Periodic Table introduces budding chemists to the world of the elements as it's never been seen before. Designed to resemble popular networking Web sites, the pages of this book feature "homepages" for each of the chemical elements -- complete with... (read more)

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Basher Basics: Dinosaurs: The Bare Bones (Basher Basics)
Basher Basics: Dinosaurs: The Bare Bones (Basher Basics)
by Simon Basher
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Sure, everyone knows about the physical attributes of dinos, but what about personalities to go with those prehistoric proportions? Welcome to this highly memorable one-stop guide to the world of dinosaurs, courtesy of Basher. Join the primeval party and... (read more)

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Musimathics: The Mathematical Foundations of Music
Musimathics: The Mathematical Foundations of Music
by Gareth Loy
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"Mathematics can be as effortless as humming a tune, if you know the tune," writes Gareth Loy. In Musimathics, Loy teaches us the tune, providing a friendly and spirited tour of the mathematics of music--a commonsense, self-contained introduction for the... (read more)

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The Photographic Card Deck of the Elements: With Big Beautiful Photographs of All 118 Elements in the Periodic Table
The Photographic Card Deck of the Elements: With Big Beautiful Photographs of All 118 Elements in the Periodic Table
by Theodore Gray
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This gorgeous photographic card deck is a more portable version of Theodore Gray's bestselling book The Elements, and it's just as impossible to stop flipping through. With a beautifully represented element on every card, this deck is a wonderful... (read more)

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Signatures of Life: Science Searches the Universe
Signatures of Life: Science Searches the Universe
by Edward Ashpole
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Informative and fascinating, this book delves into the topic of extraterrestrial life in a thought-provoking yet scientifically responsible way. Are we alone in the universe, or is life a universal phenomenon? For fifty years, astronomers in SETI (Search... (read more)

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