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  • Bonkby Mary Roach

    Canongate Books 2008; US$ 13.29

    Few things are as fundamental to human happiness as sex, and few writers are as entertaining about the subject as Mary Roach. Can a woman think herself to orgasm? Is your penis three inches longer than you think? Why doesn't Viagra help women - or, for that matter, pandas? Does orgasm boost fertility? Or cure hiccups? The study of sexual physiology... more...

  • A Matter of Life and Deathby Sue Armstrong

    Canongate Books 2010; US$ 14.13

    A Matter of Life and Death tells fascinating stories of mysterious illnesses and miraculous scientific breakthroughs. But it is also crammed full of extraordinary characters ? from the forensic anthropologist with his own Body Farm in Tennessee to the doctor who had a heart-and-lung transplant and ended up using her own lungs for research. more...

  • That's Not in My Science Bookby Kate Kelly

    Taylor Trade Publishing 2006; US$ 9.99

    The follow-on to the best-selling That's Not in My American History Book explains in everyday language both the ordinary and the bizarre technological marvels that we take for granted and the laws of nature that serve as the baseline for life on earth. Beginning with clear, concise, and entertaining descriptions of the important discoveries that... more...

  • Biodiversity Conservation and Poverty Alleviationby Dilys Roe; Joanna Elliott; Chris Sandbrook; Matt Walpole

    Wiley 2012; US$ 88.95

    Biodiversity conservation and poverty alleviation are both important societal goals demanding increasing international attention. While they may seem to be unrelated, the international policy frameworks that guide action to address them make an explicit assumption that conserving biodiversity  will help to tackle global poverty. Part of the ... more...

  • Modelling Nutrient Digestion and Utilisation in Farm Animalsby D. Sauvant; J. van Milgen; P. Faverdin; N. Friggens

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2011; US$ 129.00

    Written by leading researchers from around the world, this book covers a number of current issues as well as showing how empirical meta-analysis of nutrient usage in farm animals can synthesize hitherto heterogeneous data on digestion and nutrient conversion. more...

  • NorFor -by Harald Volden

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2011; US$ 89.95

    This book describes in detail the NorFor feed evaluation system used in Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, ranging in coverage from feed analysis to digestion and metabolism to formulation of feed rations and the physical structure of the diet. more...

  • Knowledge in Actionby Annemarie van Paassen; Jolanda van den Berg; Eveliene Steingröver; Renate Werkman; Bas Pedroli

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2011; US$ 69.95

    This book explores different types of transdisciplinary research that scientists engage in, offering several striking examples from The Netherlands (both successful and less effective), and also innovative examples from communities in Africa and Asia. more...

  • Modern Biotechnologyby J. Tramper; Yang Zhu

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2011; US$ 69.95

    Modern biotechnology makes use of the recombinant DNA technology to genetically modify microorganisms, plants and animals in order to make them more suitable for all kinds of applications. This book examines controversial aspects of these applications. more...

  • New trends for innovation in the Mediterranean animal productionby R. Bouche; A. Derkimba; F. Casabianca

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2012; US$ 89.95

    The diversity of livestock systems in the Mediterranean region arises from local conditions, but also now from information networks that link even the remotest farmers. This study analyzes trends in livestock innovation and assesses their impact where applied. more...

  • Applied equine nutrition and trainingby Arno Lindner

    Wageningen Academic Publishers 2011; US$ 79.95

    Featuring material culled from the ENUTRAC conference on equine nutrition and training, this collection of original research covers a plethora of issues in the field and will be required reading for many individuals operating in the equine industry. more...