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            Simply Quantum Physics
             

            Simply Quantum Physics (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $24.00
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            • Pub Date
              16 Feb 21

            Discovering quantum physics has never been easier. Combining bold graphics with easy-to-understand text, Simply Quantum Physics is an essential introduction to the subject for those who are short of time but hungry for knowledge. It is a perfect beginner's guide to the strange an...d fascinating world of subatomic physics that at times seems to conflict with common sense. Covering more than 100 key ideas from the basics of quantum mechanics to the uncertainty principle and quantum tunnelling, it is divided into pared-back, single- or double-page entries that explain concepts simply and visually. Assuming no previous knowledge of physics, Simply Quantum Physics demystifies some of the most groundbreaking ideas in modern science and introduces the work of some of the most famous physicists of the 20th and 21st centuries, including Albert Einstein, Neils Bohr, Erwin Schroedinger, and Richard Feynman. Whether you are studying physics at school or college, or simply want a jargon-free overview of the subject, this essential guide is packed with everything you need to understand the basics quickly and easily.
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            ISBN 9780241471227
            Released NZ 16 Feb 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin: Patterns, Proteins and Peace: A Life in Science

            Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin: Patterns, Proteins and Peace: A Life in Science (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ferry, Georgina

            • RRP: $26.99
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            Originally published: Granta Books, 1998.

            ISBN 9781448217601
            Released NZ 7 Jan 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Explanatorium of Science
             

            Explanatorium of Science (Hardback)

            By DK; Foreword by Winston, Robert

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $36.00
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            The only science encyclopedia for children you'll ever need, with amazing ?photography that shows and explains how chemistry, physics, and biology work. Watch as mixtures merge and matter changes state. Discover how some chemical changes can be reversed, yet others can't, and why... some reactions go with a bang! See bacteria at work in the world around us, and even inside the human digestive system. Understand the tricks that light plays and unlock the secrets of electricity to find out how it powers the bulbs in your home. Whether it's elements, evolution, or energy, the world of science is brought to life by stunning photographic explanations that answer the biggest and smallest questions about our Universe. Packed full of astounding close-up images, Explanatorium of Science is the ultimate guide to how the world works, explaining every aspect of science from gigantic galaxies to tiny cells and miniscule atoms.
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            ISBN 9780241359488
            Released NZ 3 Sep 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            959 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Giant Molecules: From nylon to nanotubes
              

            Giant Molecules: From nylon to nanotubes (Paperback)

            By Gratzer, Walter

            • RRP: $48.99
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            Macromolecules are a fascinating group of molecules with some remarkable properties, many of which are only just being discovered and exploited by science. Walter Gratzer explores their history, structure, and properties: from DNA to polymers, to their cutting edge uses in nanoar...rays and biomimetics.
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            ISBN 9780199562138
            Released NZ 26 May 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Reactions: An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe

            Reactions: An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gray, Theodore

            • RRP: $34.99
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            Now in paperback, the third book in Theodore Gray's bestselling Elements Trilogy, Reactions continues the journey through the world of chemistry that began with his two previous bestselling books The Elements and Molecules.

            ISBN 9780762497362
            Released NZ 29 Dec 2020
            Publisher Running Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Rocks and Minerals
             

            Rocks and Minerals (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Pellant, Chris; Pellant, Helen

            • RRP: $24.00
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            • Pub Date
              1 Apr 21

            The clearest and sharpest recognition guide to more than 500 rocks and minerals. Unearth a treasure trove of knowledge about the rocks and minerals beneath our feet - from their formation to collecting them. Make identification easy and accurate with this compact visual guide, pa...cked with photographs and details on formation, distinguishing features, and much more. Over 600 high-quality photographs capture the unique characteristics, colours, and attributes of more than 500 rocks and minerals. Each specimen's entry includes annotated photographs to highlight the rock or mineral's distinguishing features, and concise details about its texture, origin, formation, and chemical composition to help identify it. Designed for beginners and experienced collectors alike, the introduction explains what rocks and minerals are, how they are classified, what equipment is needed for specimen collection, and how to start and organize a collection. Learn the differences between igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks, and refer to the glossary for many more technical and scientific terms.
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            ISBN 9780241435960
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series DK Handbooks
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            Gemstones
             

            Gemstones (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Re-issue (PB, round corners))

            By Hall, Cally

            • RRP: $26.00
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            From Amber to Rubellite, this title helps to discover over 130 varieties of cut and uncut stones, organic gemstones and precious metals. It offers coverage that ranges from what a gemstone is and where they occur to the natural properties they have and how they have been fashione...d and imitated through the ages.
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            ISBN 9781405357975
            Released NZ 27 Sep 2010
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series DK Handbooks
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            9 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)
             

            Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice) (Paperback)

            By Hattori, Heather; Langley, Richard H.

            • RRP: $48.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Practice makes perfect-and helps deepen your understanding of chemistry Every high school requires a course in chemistry, and many universities require the course for majors in medicine, engineering, biology, and various other sciences.

            ISBN 9781118549322
            Released NZ 4 Apr 2014
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Story of Chemistry
             

            The Story of Chemistry (Paperback)

            By Rooney, Anne

            • RRP: $24.99
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            ISBN 9781784285456
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2019
            Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Elements 2017 Calendar: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe
              

            Elements 2017 Calendar: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe (Calendar / Learning Resources, 2017 ed.)

            By Gray, Theodore

            • RRP: $34.99
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            Every month in this stunning 12-month wall calendar shows a big beautiful photograph of a featured element and gives information and interesting anecdotes about the history and use of the element. Featured elements in the 2017 calendar include cesium (55), sulfur (16), iron (26),... oxygen (8), scandium (21), yttrium (39), germanium (32), gold (79), technetium (43), lanthanum (57), tungsten (74), and ruthenium (44). Smaller images of compounds are featured within the monthly grid and show the element's every-day use. Monthly grids include important dates in chemical history, as well as major North American, British, Australian and New Zealand holidays. As well as the monthly phases of the moon.
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            ISBN 9780316390231
            Released NZ 28 Jun 2016
            Publisher Little, Brown
            Interest Age General Audience
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