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Antarctic Dictionary   The Antarctic Dictionary
Bernadette Hince
A complete guide to the origin and definitions of Antarctic words.

Hardback - ISBN:9780957747111 - AU $ 34.95    
Challenge to Change   The Challenge to Change
Richard Eckersley, Kevin Jeans
What is Australia's future? What role will science and technology play in shaping it? CSIRO's leading scientists give their ideas of what the future holds.

Climate Change Adaptation and International Development   Climate Change Adaptation and International Development
Ryo Fujikura, Masato Kawanishi
Examines climate change adaptation from the perspective of development cooperation.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849711531 - AU $ 96.00    
Climate Change Denial   Climate Change Denial
Haydn Washington, John Cook
This book shows how we can break through denial, accept reality, and thus solve the climate crisis.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849713368 - AU $ 37.00    
Climate Change   Climate Change
Helen Cleugh, Mark Stafford Smith, Michael Battaglia, Paul Graham
The latest scientific knowledge brought together by CSIRO on a series of climate change topics.

Cochlear Story   The Cochlear Story
Veronica Bondarew, Peter Seligman
Documents the human story behind the development and success of the cochlear implant.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097513 - AU $ 49.95    
Coming Famine   The Coming Famine
Julian Cribb
A strong and positive call to action to address an impending planetary food crisis.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100404 - AU $ 29.95    
Common Ground on Hostile Turf   Common Ground on Hostile Turf
Lucy Moore
Through ten memorable stories, this book shows how issues of culture, personality, history, and power affect negotiations.

Hardback - ISBN:9781610914109 - AU $ 63.00    
Community Development through Tourism   Community Development through Tourism
Sue Beeton
Integrates community, business and tourism planning, from a global and Australian perspective.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643069626 - AU $ 25.00    
CSIRO Home Energy Saving Handbook   The CSIRO Home Energy Saving Handbook
Dr John Wright, Dr Peter Osman, Peta Ashworth
Shows us exactly what we can all do as individuals to cut our energy use without cutting back on our lifestyles.

Paperback - ISBN:9781405039611 - AU $ 30.00    
Defending the Social Licence of Farming   Defending the Social Licence of Farming
Jacqueline Williams, Paul Martin
The authors document the definition of and issues associated with the 'social licence to farm'.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101593 - AU $ 49.95    
Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes   Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes
Gary W Luck, Digby Race, Rosemary Black
Examines broad and local-scale patterns of demographic change in rural landscapes.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096912 - AU $ 89.95    
Desert Channels   Desert Channels
Libby Robin, Chris Dickman, Mandy Martin
Combines art, science and history to explore the distinctive Desert Channels country of south-western Queensland.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103535 - AU $ 49.95    
Desert Lake   Desert Lake
Mandy Martin, John Carty, Kim Mahood, Steve Morton
A visual and descriptive portrait of Paruku (Lake Gregory), enriched by Indigenous knowledge and the connecting medium of art.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643106284 - AU $ 59.95    
Don't Be Such a Scientist   Don't Be Such a Scientist
Randy Olson
How to relate scientific information in a way that entertains and enlightens.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597265638 - AU $ 31.95    
Escape from the Ivory Tower   Escape from the Ivory Tower
Nancy Baron
A how-to guide for conveying scientific research to journalists and policymakers.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597266642 - AU $ 44.95    
Explainer   The Explainer
CSIRO PUBLISHING
A collection of The Conversation's 'Monday's Medical Myths' and 'The Explainer' articles, answering the questions on everyone’s mind.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300501 - AU $ 19.95    
Food Systems Failure   Food Systems Failure
Christopher Rosin, Paul Stock, Hugh Campbell
A critical assessment of the contemporary global food system in light of the heightening food crisis.

Hardback - ISBN:9781849712293 - AU $135.00    
Food, Globalization and Sustainability   Food, Globalization and Sustainability
Peter Oosterveer, David A. Sonnenfeld
An overview of the principal conceptual frameworks developed for understanding changes in global food production and consumption.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712613 - AU $ 69.00    
Forensics, Fossils and Fruitbats   Forensics, Fossils and Fruitbats
Stephen Luntz
A fascinating collection of more than 70 profiles of Australian scientists from 15 fields of science.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097452 - AU $ 39.95    
Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book or subscription to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
Icon in Crisis   Icon in Crisis
Ron Sandland, Graham Thompson
Charts in detail CSIRO's dramatic and successful transformation in a changing political and financial environment.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742233390 - AU $ 49.99    
Innovation in Industrial Research   Innovation in Industrial Research
Paulo de Souza
Shows how researchers can innovate across interdisciplinary areas of industrial research.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096431 - AU $ 49.95    
Integrated Mission-directed Research   Integrated Mission-directed Research
Wendy Proctor
Provides methods, case studies and lessons on the integration of different fields of scientific research.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096943 - AU $ 99.95    
Inventing Millions   Inventing Millions
Simon Torok, Paul Holper
Great things can be achieved by each of us if we think, persevere and follow our dreams.

Paperback - ISBN:9780733317149 - AU $ 24.95    
Issues of the Day   Issues of the Day
Ian W H Parry , Felicia Day
An easy way to learn about a diverse range of policy issues affecting the environment, energy, transportation and public health.

Paperback - ISBN:9781933115870 - AU $ 59.95    
Living in a Warmer World   Living in a Warmer World
Jim Salinger
Looks beyond the debate over how and why, and describes what is actually happening as our world gets warmer.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300280 - AU $ 25.00    
Motivating Change   Motivating Change
Robert Crocker, Steffen Lehmann
Focuses on the collective influences that can be seen to shape change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415829786 - AU $ 92.00    
New Blueprint for a Green Economy   A New Blueprint for a Green Economy
Edward B Barbier, Anil Markandya
The book highlights the new policies and approaches needed for economic management of today's environmental concerns.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849713535 - AU $ 46.00    
Open Science   Open Science
Julian Cribb, Tjempaka Sari
Practical advice on how to communicate science effectively with different audiences.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097636 - AU $ 44.95    
Out of the Scientist's Garden   Out of the Scientist's Garden
Richard Stirzaker
The garden is the lens through which we can explore how the world can manage water and feed itself.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096585 - AU $ 34.95    
Outside the Magic Square   Outside the Magic Square
Lolo Houbein
Considers issues of food security and offers solutions at the street, neighbourhood and global levels.

Paperback - ISBN:9781743050118 - AU $ 45.00    
Pictures of Time Beneath   Pictures of Time Beneath
Kirsty Douglas
An original perspective on our understanding of place, time, nation and science.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097049 - AU $ 89.95    
Science and Certainty   Science and Certainty
John TO Kirk
Looks at what science asks us to believe about aspects of reality, and considers the implications of accepting the scientific world view.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643093911 - AU $ 34.95    
Scientific Writing = Thinking in Words   Scientific Writing = Thinking in Words
David Lindsay
Encourages scientists to write confidently and explains the principles that make communicating research easier.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100466 - AU $ 29.95    
Shape of Green   The Shape of Green
Lance Hosey
Shows how design at all scales, from products to buildings to cities, can effectively marry art and science.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610910323 - AU $ 42.99    
Skeptical Economist   The Skeptical Economist
Jonathan Aldred
Challenges us all to examine the assumptions behind the economics of our current way of life.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712095 - AU $ 37.95    
Tackling Wicked Problems   Tackling Wicked Problems
Valerie A Brown , John A Harris , Jacqueline Y Russell
Provides a framework that will guide the design and conduct of open-ended enquiries.

Paperback - ISBN:9781844079254 - AU $ 87.00    
Upside Down World   Upside Down World
Penny Olsen AM
Documents how our scientific knowledge evolved, using collectors' and naturalists' journals to enhance these stories.

Paperback - ISBN:9780642277060 - AU $ 39.95    
Visualizing Climate Change   Visualizing Climate Change
Stephen R J Sheppard
Using spectacular visual imagery, this book demonstrates new ways to make carbon and climate change visible in our own backyards.

Paperback - ISBN:9781844078202 - AU $125.00    
Vital Signs 2013 Volume 20   Vital Signs 2013 Volume 20
The Worldwatch Institute
Documents over two dozen trends that are shaping our future in concise analyses and clear tables and graphs.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914567 - AU $ 26.99    
Water   Water
Ian Prosser
The latest information from CSIRO, providing a clear picture of the water challenges and prospects facing Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100527 - AU $ 24.95    
Why Noise Matters   Why Noise Matters
John Stewart, Francis McManus, Nigel Rodgers, Val Weedon, Arline Bronzaft
Written by a renowned noise campaigner and experts in law and health, this book tells you all you need to know about noise as a social, cultural and environmental issue.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712576 - AU $ 55.00    


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