Best List of Popular Science Books Ireland

Best Books about Popular Science

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To Be A Machine

€15.13 €13.13


There's a hidden science that affects every part of your life.
€12.43 €10.43


Why do we need sleep? How much sleep is enough? What is sleep? What happens when we don't get enough?<br/> We spend about a third of our lives asleep - it plays a crucial role in our health and wellbeing.
€10.35 €8.35


* Spacecraft missions to nearby planets<br/> <br/> * The Library of ancient Alexandria<br/> <br/> * The human brain<br/> <br/> * Egyptian hieroglyphics<br/> <br/> * The origin of life<br/> <br/> * The death of the sun<br/> <br/> * The evolution of galaxies<br/> <br/> * The origins of matter suns and worlds<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> The story of fifteen billion years of cosmic evolution transforming matter and life into consciousness of how science and civilisation grew up together and of the forces and individuals who helped shape modern science.
€15.23 €13.23

Bad pharma

Ben Goldacre puts the $600bn global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope.
€12.17 €10.17

The grand design

When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? Is the apparent 'grand design' of our universe evidence for a benevolent creator who set things in motion? Or does science offer another explanation? InThe Grand Design the most recent scientific thinking about the mysteries of the universe is presented in language marked by both brilliance and simplicity.
€11.16 €9.16


The hunt for the Higgs particle has involved the biggest most expensive experiment ever.
€12.17 €10.17

The greatest show on Earth

Charles Darwin's masterpiece On the Origin of Species shook society to its core on publication in 1859.
€12.17 €10.17

A brief history of time

Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? These are just some of the questions considered in an internationally acclaimed masterpiece by one of the world's greatest thinkers.
€11.16 €9.16


For most people quantum theory is a byword for mysterious impenetrable science.
€13.20 €11.20


From fractals to 'the butterfly effect' the revolutionary chaos theory explains why we cannot predict the weather or the National Lottery but locates simple patterns within the disorder.
€13.20 €11.20

Wonders of life

What is Life? Where did it come from? Why does it end?<br/> In this beautiful and definitive new book Professor Brian Cox takes us on an incredible journey to discover how a few fundamental laws gave birth to the most complex diverse and unique force in the Universe - life itself.
€27.47 €25.47

The magic of reality

Magic takes many forms.
€11.16 €9.16

Reality Frame

€22.37 €20.37

Time Travel

From the acclaimed author of The Information and Chaos a mind-bending exploration of time travel: its subversive origins its evolution in literature and science and its influence on our understanding of time itself.
€19.31 €17.31