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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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            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
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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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            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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            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: $43.99
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            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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            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

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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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            The Story of Chemistry
             

            The Story of Chemistry (Paperback)

            By Rooney, Anne

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            ISBN 9781784285456
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2019
            Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Rare Metals War: The dark side of clean energy and digital technologies

            The Rare Metals War: The dark side of clean energy and digital technologies (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Pitron, Guillaume

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            The resources race is on. Powering our digital lives and green technologies are some of the Earth's most precious metals - but they are running out. And what will happen when they do? The green-tech revolution has been lauded as the silver bullet to a new world. One that is at la...st free of oil, pollution, shortages, and cross-border tensions. Drawing on six years of research across a dozen countries, this book cuts across conventional green thinking to probe the hidden, dark side of green technology. By breaking free of fossil fuels, we are in fact setting ourselves up for a new dependence - on rare metals such as cobalt, gold, and palladium. They are essential to electric vehicles, wind turbines, solar panels, our smartphones, computers, tablets, and other everyday connected objects. China has captured the lion's share of the rare metals industry, but consumers know very little about how they are mined and traded, or their environmental, economic, and geopolitical costs. The Rare Metals War is a vital expose of the ticking time-bomb that lies beneath our new technological order. It uncovers the reality of our lavish and ambitious environmental quest that involves risks as formidable as those it seeks to resolve. ' T he journalist and filmmaker warns against the optimistic belief that technology is the solution ... At a time when many claim to be citizens of the world or retreat into naive or hypocritical protectionism, Pitron's book is an attempt to open people's eyes to the consequences of their societal choices and lifestyles.' -Green European Journal 'French Writer and analyst Guillaume Pitron warns about growing reliance on rare-earth metal - which are necessary to build high-tech products ... He shines a light on the untold story of the energy and digital transitions.' -European Scientist
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            ISBN 9781925849325
            Published NZ 4 Aug 2020
            Publisher Scribe Publications
            Interest Age General Audience
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            For the Love of Soil: Strategies to Regenerate Our Food Production Systems
               

            For the Love of Soil: Strategies to Regenerate Our Food Production Systems (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Masters, Nicole

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            This book is for those wanting to create vibrant, profitable and healthy food production systems. For the Love of Soil was written to communicate the often complex and technical know-how of soil in more digestible terms, with case studies from regenerative farmers, growers and... ranchers in Australasia and North America. I reveal what inspired these land managers to shift their thinking and what have been the results from a process of restoring the soil-gut-microbiome. We'll also explore the principles and tools so you can take actions to regenerate your own soil resource, no matter the scale.
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            ISBN 9780578536729
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Apple Lover's Cookbook: Revised and Updated
             

            The Apple Lover's Cookbook: Revised and Updated (Hardback)

            By Traverso, Amy

            • RRP: $56.99
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            The most complete cookbook for enjoying and cooking with apples.

            ISBN 9780393540703
            Released NZ 22 Sep 2020
            Publisher WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age General Audience
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