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Secret Life of Fungi: Discoveries From A Hidden World [hardback]

Author: Whiteley, Aliya.
Type: Book - XX(1771192.1)
Year: 2020
The Secret Life of Fungi is a glimpse into their incredible, surprising and dark world: a lyrical tour through the eruption, growth and decay under our feet, overhead, and even inside us. Find a Copy

Extraordinary insects : weird, wonderful, indispensable, the ones who run our world

Author: Sverdrup-Thygeson, Anne
Type: Book - XX(1767401.1)
Year: 2020
Out of sight, underfoot, unseen beyond fleeting scuttles or darting flights, insects occupy a hidden world, yet are essential to sustaining life on earth. Insects influence our ecosystem like a ripple...
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Entangled life : how fungi make our worlds, change our minds & shape our futures

Author: Sheldrake, Merlin
Type: Book - 635.8 SHEL
Year: 2020
"Living at the border between life and non-life, fungi use diverse cocktails of potent enzymes and acids to disassemble some of the most stubborn substances on the planet, turning rock into soil...
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Plant names : a guide to botanical nomenclature

Author: Spencer, Roger
Type: Book - XX(1759716.1)
Year: 2020
This is an invaluable guide to the use of scientific, commercial and common names for plants and the conventions for writing them. Written by horticultural botanists at the Royal Botanic Gardens...
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Fantastic fungi : how mushrooms can heal, shift consciousness & save the planet

Type: Book - XX(1756742.1)
Year: 2019
Companion to the film Fantastic Fungi. Contributions from Michael Pollan, Andrew Weil, Eugenia Bone, and many more experts make Fantastic Fungi an awe-inspiring visual journey through the exotic,...
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Microbiology

Author: Stearns, Jennifer C.
Type: Book - 579 STEA
Year: 2019
Microbiology is the study of life itself, down to the smallest particle. Microbiology is a fascinating field that explores life down to the tiniest level. Did you know that your body contains more...
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Where the slime mould creeps

Author: Lloyd, Sarah (Sarah Jane), 1955-
Type: Book - 579.52 LLOY
Year: 2018
"The fascinating world of myxomycetes, the plasmodial or acellular slime moulds. It describes their life cycle, the different types of plasmodia and fruiting bodies, and includes numerous...
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The allure of fungi

Author: Pouliot, Alison
Type: Book - 579.5 POUL
Year: 2018
Although relatively little known, fungi provide the links between the various organisms and ecosystems that underpin our functioning planet. The Allure of Fungi presents fungi through multiple...
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Wild facts about nature

Author: Seed, Andy
Type: Book - J 591 SEED
Year: 2018
This laugh-out-loud book is bursting with facts, lists, jokes and funny stories all about nature! Which fish can walk on land and climb trees? Ever wondered what makes a tiger walk backwards? How much...
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Force of nature

Type: Book - J 363.34 FORC
Year: 2018
"A survey of the forces of weather, geology, and disease that can cause natural disasters. Describes how human activity, such as pollution and globalization, can affect these forces of...
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The bacteria book

Author: Mould, Steve, 1978-
Type: Book - J 579.3 MOUL
Year: 2018
The Bacteria Book is a fun and informative introduction to a STEAM subject that brings kids up-close with the big world of tiny science. With remarkable photography, kooky character illustrations, and...
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The genius plague

Author: Walton, David, 1975-
Type: Book - WALT SCIENCE FICTION
Year: 2017
"What if the pandemic you thought would kill you made you more intelligent instead? In the Amazon jungle, a disease is spreading. To those who survive, it grants enhanced communication, memory,...
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