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At first, the job as clinical director at Alcor Life Extension Foundation was an exciting change for veteran paramedic Larry Johnson: a well-funded research facility pushing the limits of modern biotech. But as he gained the trust of his eccentric coworkers and was promoted to acting C... read more

2009. First edition, first printing. A fine, as new copy in a fine, unclipped d/w.

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From the international best-selling author of Longitude, Galileo's Daughter is the fascinating story of the relationship between the great Italian scientist Galileo and his daughter, Virginia. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) was the foremost scientist of his day, 'the father of... read more

1999. A fine copy in a fine d/w.

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There are Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, and Unknown Unknowns. And then there is Dr Karl. The inimitable Dr Karl is back again with more scintillating science scenarios, techy tales and tasty morsels to sate even the most haemoglobin-thirsty of his army of Twitter followers. In ... read more

2013, First edition. A fine, unmarked copy.

Game of Knowns
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This pictorial guide provides annotated photographs of over 130 gemstone varieties. Gives information such as where gemstones are found, how they are formed, physical and optical properties, crystal shapes, faceting, and history and folklore of gemstones. Includes a glossary and an index. First published in the UK by Dorling Kindersley.

1994. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy.

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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. 1943. First edition. A very good copy in blue boards. The edges of the text block and the prelims have light foxing and there is a previous owners name to the front free endpaper - otherwise a nice clean copy. The d/w is good with some edge wear and short tears and soiling to the panels.

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We like to think of ourselves as highly evolved creatures. But if we are evolution's greatest creation, why are we so badly designed? We have retinas that face backward, the stump of a tail, and way too many bones in our wrists. We... read more

Human Errors: Pointless Bones, Runaway Nerves and Other Human Defects
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Awards:Long-listed for Wellcome Book Prize 2017 (UK).

SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2017 AND THE ROYAL SOCIETY INSIGHT INVESTMENT SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE 2017 THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Your body is teeming with tens of trillions of microbes. It's an entire world, a colony... read more

I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
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A dazzling tour of evolution in action that sheds light on one of the greatest debates in scienceThe natural world is full of fascinating instances of convergence: phenomena like eyes and wings and tree-climbing lizards that have evolved independent... read more

Improbable Destinies : How Predictable Is Evolution?
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In 2006 Dr Adrian Owen and his team made medical history. They discovered a new realm of consciousness, a twilight zone somewhere between life and death. They called this the Grey Zone.The people who inhabit the Grey Zon... read more

Into the Grey Zone: A Neuroscientist Explores the Border Between Life and Death
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1890. New edition. A good copy in heavily rubbed maroon boards. Browning of the page edges and previous owners names to the endpapers and title page. The contents are fine and clean, including the fold out chart, and the binding is strong.

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ABC Books, 1984. First edition. A fine copy only marked by the original price sticker to the rear wrap.

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Signs Publishing Co., 1952. Revised and enlarged edition. A fine, unmarked copy.

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