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Meow: A book of happiness for cat lovers

Paperback, 01/10/2015, £8.95
£8.06
Gorgeous photography and memorable quotes combine to create the ultimate gift for cat lovers.

Integrated Science 6ed

Paperback, 01/02/2012, £55.99
£50.39
This text is an introduction to the fundamental behaviour of matter and energy in living and nonliving systems. It introduces basic concepts and key ideas while providing opportunities for students to learn reasoning skills and a new way of thinking about their environment.

Cell: A Molecular Approach 6ed

Hardback, 19/11/2015, £59.99
£53.99

Metamorphosis of Plants

Paperback, 01/12/1993, £6.99
£6.29
This is Goethe's classic book on the theory of metamorphosis, in which he considers plants in relation to their vital forces. Includes an introduction by Rudolf Steiner.

How To Fossilise Your Hamster

Paperback, 04/10/2007, £7.99
£7.19
How can you measure the speed of light with chocolate and a microwave? Why do yo-yos yo-yo? Why does urine smell so peculiar after eating asparagus (includes helpful recipe)? How long does it take to digest different types of food? What is going on when you drop mentos in to cola? This book answers these questions.

Electrified Sheep

Paperback, 01/07/2011, £11.99
£10.79
Atomic pigs, glass-eating scientists and more bizarre experiments from the bestselling author of Elephants on Acid.

Essential Cell Biology 2ed O/P

Paperback, 03/04/2009, £40.99
£36.89
Offers an introduction to the fundamental concepts of cell biology. This book provides the reader with a framework of the basic science that underlies our understanding of biology. It also offers a media DVD-ROM with over 130 animations and videos, and a fresh self-test quizzing feature for students.

Sea Inside

Hardback, 06/06/2013, £18.99
£11.39
A startling new book, his most personal to date, from Philip Hoare, winner of the 2009 Samuel Johnson Prize for 'Leviathan'.

A-Z Biology

Paperback, 01/08/2003, £10.99
£9.89
Intended for ambitious high school seniors - especially AP students - and college freshmen, this series features cross-referenced definitions of hundreds of key terms and phrases that help students quickly break through the jargon barrier.

Microbiology 13ed (Pretest)

Paperback, 01/04/2010, £22.99
£20.69
The perfect way to assess your readiness for the USMLE Step 1 and microbiology course exams! Microbiology: PreTest features 500 USMLE-format questions, answers, and concise but comprehensive explanations of correct and incorrect answer options.

Life study

Paperback, 01/09/1988, £15.99
£14.39

Plants with a Purpose

Hardback, £8.99
£8.09

Two-mile Time Machine

Paperback, 01/07/2002, £14.95
£13.46
Offers an account of the wildly fluctuating climate that characterized most of prehistory - long deep freezes alternating briefly with mild conditions - and explains that we humans have experienced an unusually temperate climate. The author warns, our comfortable environment could come to an end in a matter of years.

You're Looking Very Well

Paperback, 19/04/2012, £8.99
£8.09
We now live longer today than at any time in history. In the UK, more people are aged over sixty-five than under sixteen and by 2050, over a third of the developed world will be over sixty. How should we deal with this phenomenon? This book explores the scientific background and the implications of our ageing population.

Instant Notes in Genetics 3ed

Paperback, 09/02/2005, £20.00
£18.00
Focuses on the core concepts of human and molecular genetics. This book places emphasis on genomics, and includes a section called Genomes and Genomics that contains material on the completed genome projects. It also provides detail on human evolution.

Instant Notes in Microbiology

Paperback, 24/08/2006, £20.00
£18.00
Covers the important areas of microbiology in a format that is useful for learning and rapid revision.

Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation 6ed

Hardback, 15/08/2008, £174.99
£45.50
This text provides expanded coverage of such topics as digital cameras, disaster assessment, and atmospheric and topographic radiometric correction. Stresses the dominant role of digital data collection and analysis (vs. analog). Examines Earth resource satellites operating in the optical spectrum.

Discovering Biology

Paperback, 13/03/2009, £89.00
£80.10
Discover Biology helps students become biologically literate students to progress from science to scientific literacy. "

Introduction to Protein Science: Architecture, Function, and Genomics 2ed

Paperback, 25/03/2010, £36.99
£33.29
Introduction to Protein Science provides a broad introduction to the contemporary study of proteins in health and disease, suitable for students on biological, biochemical, and biomedical degrees internationally. The book relates the study of proteins to the context of modern high-throughput data streams of genomics and proteomics.

Serengeti Story

Hardback, 22/11/2012, £18.99
£11.39
For more than forty years, Anthony Sinclair has researched the world's most famous conservation area, Serengeti. He understands its complex ecology - grasslands, birds, insects, and animals - as well as anyone on earth. Here he shares his deep knowledge, plus stories of dealing with civil war, bandits, poachers, and politicians.

Sting in the Tail

Hardback, 25/04/2013, £16.99
£15.29
The author has always been obsessed with wildlife, from his childhood menagerie of exotic pets and dabbling in experimental taxidermy to his groundbreaking research into the mysterious ways of the bumblebee and his mission to protect our rarest bees. This title tells his story.

Medical Genetics

7, 21/04/2005, £25.99
£23.39
Provides medical students with an understanding of the basic principles of human genetics as they relate to clinical practice. This book focuses on a traditional cornerstone of human genetics with an emphasis on clinical relevance. These are followed by consideration of subjects of specific medical importance such as the haemoglobinopathies.

Experimental Design for the Life Sciences 3ed

Paperback, 04/11/2010, £22.99
£20.69
Experimental Design for the Life Sciences teaches the reader how to effectively design experiments, demonstrating how good experimental design relies on clear thinking and biological understanding, not mathematical or statistical complexity, to ensure today's students are equipped with the skills they need to be the researchers of tomorrow.

Getting Started with R

Paperback, 24/05/2012, £19.99
£17.99
R is rapidly becoming the standard computational environment for analysis, graphical presentations and programming in the biological sciences. This book details how to start doing statistics in R or how to integrate the use of R with an existing research programme and how to achieve this efficiently and reliably.

Dcitionary of Science

Paperback, 26/03/2009, £12.99
£11.69
Presents definitions of some 7,000 scientific terms, and gives succinct explanations of fundamental terms (ammonia, base pairing and cell) and specialist concepts (allosteric enzyme, Bravais lattice and close packing). This dictionary also covers individual elements and chemical compounds in detail.

Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze

Paperback, 05/10/2006, £7.99
£7.19
What time is it at the North Pole? Should you pickle your conkers? Why does my aubergine look like Elvis? This title compiles readers' answers to the questions in the "Last Word" column of "New Scientist", one of the world's best-selling science weeklies.

Does Anything Eat Wasps?

Paperback, 03/11/2005, £7.99
£7.19
Every year, readers send in thousands of questions to "New Scientist" magazine in the hope that the answers to them will be given in the 'Last Word' column. This title presents a collection of the best that have appeared, including: why can't we eat green potatoes; why do airliners suddenly plummet; and, does a compass work in space.

Transformed Cell

Hardback, 21/08/1992, £15.99
£14.39
The story of the new scientific breakthroughs that have revolutionized the treatment of cancer and other terminal illnesses. The author is a world authority on cancer and its treatment. His quest for a cure began in 1968 when a patient of his with inoperable cancer recovered spontaneously.

Secret Anarchy Of Science

Paperback, 07/06/2012, £8.99
£8.09
For more than a century, science has cultivated a sober public image for itself. This exploration of some of the greatest breakthroughs in science reveals the extreme lengths some scientists go to in order to make their theories public. To succeed, knowledge must be pursued by any means: in science, anything goes.

Why Are Orangutans Orange?

Paperback, 06/10/2011, £8.99
£8.09
Why don't Penguins' feet freeze? Do Polar Bears get lonely? and Why can't elephants jump? (2010), this collection gives well-informed answers to a range of baffling science questions.

Butterfly Isles

Hardback, 07/10/2010, £20.00
£18.00
Butterflies animate our summers but the 59 butterfly species of the British Isles can be surprisingly elusive. Some bask unseen at the top of trees in London parks; others lurk at the bottom of damp bogs in Scotland. Several are virtually extinct. This book charts the author's quest to find all 59, from the Adonis Blue to the Dingy Skipper.

Book Of Barely Imagined Beings: 21st Cenetury Bestiary

Hardback, 04/10/2012, £25.00
£22.50
An entrancing and entertaining A-Z of the world's oddest and most far-fetched creatures - a bestiary for the 21st century.

Essential Cell Biology

Paperback, 05/11/2013, £60.00
£54.00
Cell biology is taught in classrooms around the world to provide students with a firm conceptual grounding in biology. This text provides basic, core knowledge about how cells work and uses colour images and diagrams to emphasize concepts and aid understanding.

Do Polar Bears Get Lonely

Paperback, 09/10/2008, £7.99
£7.19
Following the phenomenal success of "Does Anything Eat Wasps?" and the even more spectacularly successful "Why Don't Penguins' Feet Freeze?", this collection includes a bumper crop of wise and wonderful answers.

Practical Skills in Biomolecular Science 5ed

Paperback, 05/08/2016, £36.99
£33.29
Preceded by: Practical skills in biomolecular sciences / Rob Reed ... [et al.]. 4th ed. 2013.

Biomeasurement: A Student's Guide to Biological Statistics

Paperback, 20/02/2014, £29.99
£26.99
A refreshing, student-focused introduction to the use of statistics in the study of the biosciences. Emphasising why statistical techniques are essential tools for bioscientists, Biomeasurement removes the stigma attached to statistics by giving students the confidence to use key techniques for themselves.

Africa

Hardback, 06/12/2012, £25.00
£22.50
A spectacular journey through this vast continent, with inspiring photography capturing wildlife behaviour, amazing new creatures and magical landscapes.

Biochemistry 8ed

Hardback, 08/04/2015, £62.99
£56.69
For four decades, this extraordinary textbook has played a pivotal role in the way biochemistry is taught, offering exceptionally clear writing, innovative graphics, coverage of the latest research techniques and advances, and a signature emphasis on physiological and medical relevance.

Will We Ever Speak Dolphin?

Paperback, 04/10/2012, £7.99
£7.19
Why do birds sing at dawn? What's the slowest a plane can fly without stalling and falling out of the sky? And how long can you keep a tiger cub as a pet? Will We Ever Speak Dolphin? This collection offers wry and well-informed answers to a range of baffling questions.

Molecular Biology: Principles of Genome Function 2ed

Paperback, 10/04/2014, £55.99
£50.39
A fresh, distinctive approach to the teaching of molecular biology. With its focus on key principles, its emphasis on the commonalities that exist between the three kingdoms of life, and its integrated coverage of experimental methods and approaches, Molecular Biology is the perfect companion to any molecular biology course.

Molecular Biology of the Cell 6ed

Paperback, 01/12/2014, £75.00
£67.50
Molecular Biology of the Cell, Sixth Edition distills scientific knowledge into concise principles and enduring concepts with clear writing and beautiful illustrations.

Lewin's CELLS

Hardback, 02/12/2013, £59.99
£53.99

Haematology

Paperback, 18/02/2016, £39.99
£35.99
Haematology provides a broad-ranging overview of the study of blood, from its physiology to the key pathophysiological states that can arise. It demonstrates throughout how the physiology underpins the key investigations carried out by a biomedical scientist, forging a clear link between science and practice.

Thrive in Genetics

Paperback, 30/05/2013, £19.99
£17.99
The Thrive in Bioscience revision guides are written to help undergraduate students achieve exam success in all core areas of bioscience. They communicate all the key concepts in a succinct, easy-to-digest way, using features and tools - both in the book and in digital form - to make learning even more effective.

Thrive in Cell Biology

Paperback, 21/02/2013, £19.99
£17.99
The Thrive in Bioscience revision guides are written to help undergraduate students achieve exam success in all core areas of bioscience. They communicate all the key concepts in a succinct, easy-to-digest way, using features and tools - both in the book and in digital form - to make learning even more effective.

Thrive in Immunology

Paperback, 14/04/2016, £19.99
£17.99
Thrive in Bioscience revision guides have been created to communicate all the key concepts in core areas of bioscience in a succinct, easy-to-digest way, using features and tools - both in the book and in digital form - to make learning even more effective and help students to achieve exam success.

Thrive in Ecology and Evolution

Paperback, 14/02/2013, £19.99
£17.99
The Thrive in Bioscience revision guides are written to help undergraduate students achieve exam success in all core areas of bioscience. They communicate all the key concepts in a succinct, easy-to-digest way, using features and tools - both in the book and in digital form - to make learning even more effective.
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