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The Epigenetics Revolution: How Modern Biology is Rewriting our Understandi…

‘A book that would have had Darwin swooning – anyone seriously interested in who we are and how we function should read this.’  Guardian 

At the beginning of this century enormous progress had been made in genetics. The Human Genome Project finished sequencing human DNA. It seemed it was only a matter of time until we had all the answers to the secrets of life on this planet.

The cutting-edge of biology, however, is telling us that we still don’t even know all of the questions.

How is it…

The Element in the Room: Science-y Stuff Staring You in the Face (Festival …

‘They make science fun and understandable which is a great combo.’ Sandi Toksvig

‘These nerds are the real deal.’ Ben Goldacre, author of BAD SCIENCE

  • Why is it impossible to spin your right foot clockwise while you draw a 6 with your right hand?
  • Can you extract DNA from a strawberry daiquiri?
  • Would you make love like a praying mantis?
  • Should you book a holiday on Earth 2.0?

The Element in the Room will take you on a rib-tickling, experiment-fuelled adventure to explain everyday science…

AQA GCSE Maths Higher All-in-One Revision and Practice (Collins GCSE 9-1 Re…

This Maths Revision and Practice range contains clear and accessible explanations of all the GCSE content, with lots of practice opportunities for each topic throughout the book. Based on new research that proves repeated practice is more effective than repeated study, this book is guaranteed to help you achieve the best results. There are clear and concise revision notes for every topic covered in the curriculum, plus seven practice opportunities to ensure the best results. Includes: *…

The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away: A Death that Brought the Gift of Life

‘Gripping … so powerfully emotional that at times I had to put it down to wipe my eyes’
Mail on Sunday

‘How do you say thank you to someone for giving you their heart? It is the greatest gift a person can ever give.’

Marc is a promising young footballers of 15, growing up in Scotland. A few hundred miles away in England, Martin is a fun-loving 16-year-old. Both are enjoying their summers when they are suddenly struck down by debilitating illnesses. Within days, the boys are close to…

Exploratory Analysis of Spatial and Temporal Data: A Systematic Approach

Exploratory Analysis of Spatial and Temporal Data Exploratory data analysis (EDA) is about detecting and describing patterns, trends, and relations in data, motivated by certain purposes of investigation. The authors describe in detail and systemize approaches, techniques, and methods for exploring spatial and temporal data in particular. Full description