‘I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact.’ – Elon Musk
From the Nasa astronaut who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station – what it’s like out there and what it’s like now, back here. Enter Scott Kelly's fascinating world and dare to think of your own a little differently.
From trees to ground covers, ferns to hebes, an expert guide to the top 100 New Zealand native plants for gardens.
A colourful, often surprising celebration of Kiwi can-do, No. 8 Re-wired is the most complete and entertaining book about Kiwi inventions yet.
A spellbinding account of the first flight of the Space Shuttle, one of the great technological developments of the late 20th century
'Jean Batten should be one of our national heroes with the same status as Sir Edmund Hillary - that was my conclusion from Fiona Kidman's new novel.' - Herald on Sunday
The world-famous scientist behind ‘one of the most monumental discoveries in biology’ (New York Times) describes its power to reshape the future of all life and warns of its use
The land of our hardiest, wildest and wooliest sheep breed, captured in all its spectacular beauty.
Part how-to, part girl-empowerment, and all fun, from the leader of the movement championed by Sheryl Sandberg, Jack Dorsey, and other giants of the tech world.
Build your skills from beginner to confident photographer with Digital Photography Step by Step
The Gene is the story of one of the most powerful and dangerous ideas in our history.
A full color guide to beekeeping basics with over 120 photos and instructions for starting and maintaining healthy, productive hives.
The gripping story of an iconic New Zealand high country sheep station in the heart of the South Island's MacKenzie Country.
Brilliantly researched and highly accessible, this is the essential text on the next major paradigm shift. Read it, or be left behind.
A former Wall Street data scientist sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life - and threaten to rip apart our social fabric.
The official book behind the Academy Award-winning film, The Imitation Game, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley
From the author of Healthy Bastards, the man known as the ‘Flying Doctor’ is back, this time with his misadventures, escapades and high jinks from a life of medicine, aviation and hunting.
Set sail through 5,000 years of maritime adventure
The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined woman and an isolated farming life in Golden Bay.
How Uber, Airbnb and the killer companies of the new silicon valley are changing the world
The Sunday Times bestselling author is back, this time on a quest to find the world’s rarest bees…
This biography in graphic novel format is at once stylish, irreverent, and smart—like Steve Jobs himself.
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