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Experiments & Projects

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    Operation Paperclip

    The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America

    Narrated by Annie Jacobsen ...


    19 hours 26 min

    The “remarkable” story of America's secret post-WWII science programs (The Boston Globe), from the New York Times bestselling author of Area 51.In the chaos following World War II, the U.S. government faced many difficult decisions, including what to do with the Third Reich's scientific minds. These were the brains behind the Nazis' once-indomitable war machine. So began Operation Paperclip, a ... Read more

    $41.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Future Astronomy


    4 hours 1 min

    The audio book Future Astronomy explicit Interval technology-technological understanding fattened from vehicles that adventure into Location's better ambience or past-covers a enormous capableness of disciplines, from foretelling and geology, to lunar, sun, and global area, to astronomy and astrophysics, to the invigoration sciences. A particularly younger bailiwick, c programming language ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Qatar Works to Invent an Innovative Oasis

    Food for 9 Billion

    by PBS NewsHour ...
    Narrated by PBS NewsHour ...
    series Food for 9 Billion


    7 min

    Thanks to Qatar's harsh desert environment and growing population, researchers have embraced the tiny country as a laboratory to address global concerns. As part of the NewsHour's series Food for 9 Billion, special correspondent Jon Miller reports on their inventive efforts to ensure water and food security for the future. ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Storm in a Teacup

    The Physics of Everyday Life

    by Helen Czerski ...
    Narrated by Chloe Massey ...


    10 hours 14 min

    Just as Freakonomics brought economics to life, so Storm in a Teacup brings physics into our daily lives and makes it fascinating.What is it that helps both scorpions and cyclists to survive? What do raw eggs and gyroscopes have in common? And why does it matter?In an age of string theory, fluid dynamics and biophysics, it can seem as if the science of our world is only for specialists and ... Read more

    $20.83 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Malaria Project

    The U.S. Government's Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure

    Narrated by Kimberly Farr ...


    16 hours 39 min

    A fascinating and shocking historical exposé, The Malaria Project is the story of America's secret mission to combat malaria during World War II—a campaign modeled after a German project which tested experimental drugs on men gone mad from syphilis.American war planners, foreseeing the tactical need for a malaria drug, recreated the German model, then grew it tenfold. Quickly becoming the biggest ... Read more

    $26.21 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Elephants on Acid

    The most outrageous experiments from the history of science

    by Alex Boese ...
    Narrated by Jared Zeus ...


    8 hours 24 min

    The Sunday Times Top Ten BestsellerHave you ever wondered if a severed head retains consciousness long enough to see what happened to it? Or whether your dog would run to fetch help, if you fell down a disused mineshaft? And what would happen if you were to give an elephant the largest ever single dose of LSD? The chances are that someone, somewhere has conducted a scientific experiment to find ... Read more

    $22.70 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Ask an Astronaut

    My Guide to Life in Space (Official Tim Peake Book)

    by Tim Peake ...
    Narrated by Tim Peake, Robin Ince ...


    7 hours 11 min

    Random House presents the audiobook edition of Ask an Astronaut by Tim Peake, read by Robin Ince with an introduction by the author.The new book from astronaut Tim Peake, the number one bestselling author of Hello, is this planet Earth?How does it feel to orbit the earth ten times faster than a speeding bullet?What’s it like to eat, sleep and go to the toilet in space?And where to next – the Moon, ... Read more

    $18.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Innovation Works

    by Matt Ridley ...
    Narrated by Matt Ridley ...


    12 hours 34 min

    ‘Ridley is spot-on when it comes to the vital ingredients for success’ Sir James DysonBuilding on his bestseller The Rational Optimist, Matt Ridley chronicles the history of innovation, and how we need to change our thinking on the subject.Innovation is the main event of the modern age, the reason we experience both dramatic improvements in our living standards and unsettling changes in our ... Read more

    $39.49 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Curious Boy: The Making of a Scientist

    Narrated by Mike Grady ...


    10 hours 27 min

    'Truth and courage are what memoirs need and this one has them both in spades … The unforgotten boy: that is what makes this a book a revelation'ADAM NICOLSON‘Wonderful, absolutely beguiling … I learnt a lot and really loved it’RICHARD HOLMES‘Gloriously evocative’DAILY MAILWhat makes a scientist?Charming, funny and wise, in this memoir Richard ... ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX

    by Eric Berger ...
    Narrated by Rob Shapiro ...


    9 hours 3 min

    ‘Just read it.’ Elon MuskThe dramatic inside story of the first four historic flights that launched SpaceX—and Elon Musk—from a shaky startup into the world's leading edge rocket company.SpaceX has enjoyed a miraculous decade. Less than 20 years after its founding, it boasts the largest constellation of commercial satellites in orbit, has pioneered reusable rockets, and in 2020 became the first ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Electrified Sheep

    Bizarre experiments from the bestselling author of Elephants on Acid

    by Alex Boese ...
    Narrated by Jared Zeus ...


    12 hours

    Benjamin Franklin was a pioneering scientist, leader of the Enlightenment and founding father of the USA. But perhaps less well known is that he was also the first person to use artificial respiration to revive an electric shock victim. Odder still, it was actually mouth-to-beak resuscitation on a hen that he himself had shocked.Welcome to some of the most weird and wonderful experiments ever ... Read more

    $22.70 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Einstein's War

    How Relativity Conquered Nationalism and Shook the World

    Narrated by Matthew Stanley ...


    12 hours 3 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Einstein's War written and read by Matthew Stanley.In 1916, Arthur Eddington, a war-weary British astronomer, opened a letter written by an obscure German professor named Einstein. The neatly printed equations on the scrap of paper outlined his world-changing theory of general relativity.Until then Einstein's masterpiece of time and space had been trapped ... Read more

    $22.72 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Einstein’s Fridge: The Science of Fire, Ice and the Universe

    by Paul Sen ...
    Narrated by Malk Williams ...


    11 hours 4 min

    ‘Hugely readable and entertaining’ JIM AL-KHALILI‘an accessible and crystal-clear portrait of this discipline’s breadth, largely told through its history’ PHIL BALL, PHYSICS WORLDEinstein’s Fridge tells the story of how scientists uncovered the least known and yet most consequential of all the sciences, and learned to harness the power of heat and ice.The laws of thermodynamics govern everything ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Spectacular stories of scientific discovery from the Higgs particle to black holes

    by Marcus Chown ...
    Narrated by Marcus Chown ...


    9 hours 23 min

    The spellbinding stories of the scientists whose eureka! breakthroughs in modern physics reveal science's astonishing predictive power.'An excellent popular science book.'DARA Ó BRIAIN'A thoroughly informative and entertaining read.'ANNA BURNS, Booker Prize-winning author of Milkman'One of the best-written books about phsyics I have ever come across.'POPULAR SCIENCE... ... Read more

    $55.40 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Science of Time Travel, The

    The Secrets Behind Time Machines, Time Loops, Alternate Realities, and More!

    Narrated by Lisa Cordileone ...
    series The Science Of #1


    6 hours 39 min

    Travel back in time with Doctor Who, the Terminator, the X-Men, and all your favorite time travelers! Science fiction is the perfect window into the possibilities and perils of time travel. What would happen if you went back in time and killed your own grandparent? If you knew how to stop a presidential assassination, would time travel allow you to make your wish come true? Can we use time travel ... Read more

    $32.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Psychedelic Apes

    From parallel universes to atomic dinosaurs – the weirdest theories of science and history

    by Alex Boese ...
    Narrated by Jared Zeus ...


    9 hours 37 min

    From the Sunday Times bestselling author of Elephant's on Acid comes a collection of the wackiest theories from science and history.What if we’re living inside a black hole? What if we’ve already found extraterrestrial life? What if the dinosaurs died in a nuclear war? What if Jesus Christ was actually a mushroom?In Psychedelic Apes, bestselling author Alex Boese will delve into the curious ... Read more

    $18.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    What Is A Spider?

    series DIY Projects for Early Learners #2


    2 min

    A spider is not an insect. Although spiders and insects are animals without backbones, they are very different. Spiders have eight legs. Most spiders have eight eyes and two body parts. The front of a spider is called the cephalothorax. This is the head and the thorax combined. The second part is the abdomen. Spiders inject poisonous venom which paralyzes or kills their prey. Because they have no ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Crash Test Girl

    An Unlikely Experiment in Using the Scientific Method to Answer Life’s Toughest Questions

    by Kari Byron ...
    Narrated by Kari Byron ...


    6 hours 26 min

    Kari Byron—former host of the wildly popular, iconic cult classic MythBusters—shows how to crash test your way through life, no lab coat required.Kari Byron’s story hasn’t been a straight line. She started out as a broke artist living in San Francisco, writing poems on a crowded bus on the way to one of her three jobs. Many curve balls, unexpected twists, and yes, literal and figurative explosions ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments

    Narrated by Dion Graham ...


    3 hours 55 min

    From the acclaimed New York Times science writer George Johnson, an irresistible book on the ten most fascinating experiments in the history of science—moments when a curious soul posed a particularly eloquent question to nature and received a crisp, unambiguous reply.Johnson takes us to those times when the world seemed filled with mysterious forces, when scientists were dazzled by light, by ... Read more

    $22.46 AUD or free with audiobook trial