EXPANDED AND REVISED "This is a great guide to the night sky at a great price" Astronomy Now The bestselling, practical guide to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the northern hemisphere. 6 pages per month January-December 2020. An easy introduction to astronomy and a useful reference for seasoned stargazers.
Do you really know what you are drinking? Are you sure? Do you know what impact drinks are having on your body? Drinkology distils the scientific evidence to get the to bottom of the world's most popular beverages, from coffee to nut milks to kombucha to champagne, and may just change the way you drink.
This work abandons the conventional distinctions between history and science. Diamond focuses on what ancient people were endowed with in the way of land, animals and plants, and on the confrontations between less and more advanced people to see how this led to today's inequalities.
A vivid narrative history connects the lives of four great astronomers as they discovered, refined, and popularized the first major scientific discovery of the modern era: that the Earth moves around the Sun.
Join the galactic conversation on the biggest issues in the universe `Don't fear change. But if you've got plenty of that, then you have nothing to fear at all' - Neil deGrasse TysonNeil deGrasse Tyson is arguably the most influential, acclaimed scientist on the planet.