‘I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact.’ – Elon Musk
From the bestselling, multi-award-winning author of Landmarks, The Old Ways and The Lost Words - an unmissable journey into the hidden worlds beneath our feet.
The ultimate guide to revolutionize the way your company works - forever.
Follow the compelling epic story of mankind's exploration of the final frontier with a foreword by Buzz Aldrin.
From trees to ground covers, ferns to hebes, an expert guide to the top 100 New Zealand native plants for gardens.
Build your skills from beginner to confident photographer with Digital Photography Step by Step
The definitive, dramatic untold story of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster, based on original reporting and new archival research.
A pioneer of artificial intelligence shows how the study of causality revolutionized science and the world.
A True Story of Beauty and Obsession
A spellbinding account of the first flight of the Space Shuttle, one of the great technological developments of the late 20th century
The Sunday Times bestselling author is back, this time on a quest to find the world’s rarest bees…
SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2017
A geeks’ manual for improving human history, for fans of What If? and The Worst Case Scenario Handbook.
The most authoritative account yet of what is happening in the Arctic - the 'canary in the mine' of planetary change.
The definitive book on blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, and how it will fundamentally change our lives.
Did you drink a glass of water today? Did you turn on a light? Did you think about how miraculous either one of those things is when you did it? Of course not-but you should, and New York Times bestselling author Steven Johnson has. This adaptation of his adult book and popular PBS series explores the fascinating and interconnected stories of innovations-like clean drinking water and electricity-that changed the way people live.
A practical guide to building, renovating and living sustainably in New Zealand today.
Step-by-step guidance to help you take the perfect picture.
The world-famous scientist behind ‘one of the most monumental discoveries in biology’ explores its devastating power to change the course of human history
Would you let an algorithm determine your fate? Hannah Fry lifts the lid on the world of algorithms, examining how they impact our future and whether they really are an improvement on the humans they replace.
** NEW FULLY UPDATED EDITION ** How Uber, Airbnb and the killer companies of the new silicon valley are changing the world
The future is here - are you ready for it?