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Microbiology Audiobooks

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    Compost Science for Gardeners

    Simple Methods for Nutrient-Rich Soil

    by Robert Pavlis ...
    Narrated by David Skulski ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 55 min

    Create your own compost and grow better plants.With breathtaking clarity, Compost Science for Gardeners demystifies composting practices and helps readers determine the best technique for their unique situation. This comprehensive science-based book is your key to building healthier soil and growing better plants.Using plain language and easy-to-follow instructions, this essential resource ... Read more

    $47.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Microbiome Miracle, The

    How Tiny Microbes Shape Our Inner Ecosystem

    by Ben Marfield ...
    Narrated by Josh Wellington ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 23 min

    The Microbiome Marvel: Unveiling the Wonders WithinAsk yourself:How do the trillions of microbes in my body influence my overall health and happiness?Have you been seeking answers to the complex relationship between your lifestyle and your microbiome?Is there a comprehensive resource that simplifies the science behind the microbiome and its impact on your life?Meet the Author: The Microbial ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Rise of Yeast

    How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilization

    Narrated by David Colacci ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 16 min

    The great Victorian biologist Thomas Huxley once wrote, "I know of no familiar substance forming part of our every-day knowledge and experience, the examination of which, with a little care, tends to open up such very considerable issues as does yeast." Huxley was right. Beneath the very foundations of human civilization lies yeast-also known as the sugar fungus. Yeast is responsible for ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

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    Microbiology

    Narrated by Tracy Tupman ...

    Unabridged

    28 min

    Microbiology, along with mathematics, chemistry, and physics, is one of the fundamental branches of basic sciences. The knowledge and detailed study of microorganisms and their functions can establish its use in a variety of applications, from medical, food and environmental, agricultural and industrial field. Thus, microbiology is consolidated as one of the pillars of biotechnology. In this ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Cheating Cell

    How Evolution Helps Us Understand and Treat Cancer

    Narrated by Laurel Lefkow ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 53 min

    This audiobook narrated by Laurel Lefkow offers a fundamental and groundbreaking reassessment of how we view and manage cancerWhen we think of the forces driving cancer, we don’t necessarily think of evolution. But evolution and cancer are closely linked, for the historical processes that created life also created cancer. The Cheating Cell delves into this extraordinary relationship, and shows ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

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    Superbugs

    An Arms Race against Bacteria

    Unabridged

    7 hours 32 min

    Antibiotics are powerful drugs that can prevent and treat infections, but they are becoming less effective as a result of drug resistance. Resistance develops because the bacteria that antibiotics target can evolve ways to defend themselves against these drugs. When antibiotics fail, there is very little else to prevent an infection from spreading. Unnecessary use of antibiotics in both humans and ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    COVID-19

    How Covid-19 Can Help Us Save Humanity

    Narrated by Cynthia Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 12 min

    An urgent case for how we could have stopped the Covid-19 pandemic—and how to make sure it never happens again**"MacKenzie's fascinating book gives us the scope and scale to be able to put this pandemic in perspective and, it begs the question, will we learn from this in time to prevent to next one?"—Molly Caldwell Crosby, bestselling author of The American Plague.*Named one of the Best Science ... Read more

    $47.99 AUD

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    Pleased to Meet Me

    Genes, Germs, and the Curious Forces That Make Us Who We Are

    by Bill Sullivan ...
    Narrated by Alex Boyles ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 3 min

    Why are you attracted to a certain “type?” Why are you a morning person? Why do you vote the way you do? From a witty new voice in popular science comes a clever, life-changing look at what makes you you.“I can’t believe I just said that.” “What possessed me to do that?” “What’s wrong with me?”We’re constantly seeking answers to these fundamental human questions, and now, science has the answers. ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Perfect Predator

    A Scientist's Race to Save Her Husband from a Deadly Superbug: A Memoir

    Unabridged

    11 hours 31 min

    An electrifying memoir of one woman's extraordinary effort to save her husband's life-and the discovery of a forgotten cure that has the potential to save millions more."A memoir that reads like a thriller." -New York Times Book Review"A fascinating and terrifying peek into the devastating outcomes of antibiotic misuse**-**and what happens when standard health care falls short." **-**Sc... ... Read more

    $41.99 AUD

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    Genomics

    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Sean Runnette ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 12 min

    Genomics has transformed the biological sciences. From epidemiology and medicine to evolution and forensics, the ability to determine an organism's complete genetic makeup has changed the way science is done and the questions that can be asked of it. Its most celebrated achievement was the Human Genome Project, a technologically challenging endeavor that took thousands of scientists around the ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    Biocivilisations

    A New Look at the Science of Life

    Unabridged

    10 hours 46 min

    Biocivilisations is an important, original rethinking of the mystery of life and its deep uncertainty**, exploring the complex civilisations that existed on Earth long before humans.**What is life? Many scientists believe life can be reduced to ‘mechanistic’ factors, such as genes and information codes. Yet there is a growing army of scientists, philosophers and artists who reject this view. The ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    The Probiotic Planet

    Using Life to Manage Life

    by Jamie Lorimer ...
    Narrated by Jonathan Cowley ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 18 min

    Most of us are familiar with probiotics added to milk or yogurt to improve gastrointestinal health. In this ambitious and original work, Jamie Lorimer offers a sweeping overview of diverse probiotic approaches and an insightful critique of their promise and limitations. Lorimer describes cases in which scientists and managers are working with biological processes to improve human, environmental, ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Duel Without End

    Mankind’s Battle with Microbes

    Narrated by Daniel Thomas May ...

    Unabridged

    20 hours 41 min

    From pre-dawn to COVID-19, from ancient plagues to future microbial threats, a sweeping look at the past, present, and future of infectious diseases-and how we battle them. In this panoramic and up-to-date account, we learn how the Black Death, smallpox, the 1918 influenza pandemic, and other great epidemics have not only led to enormous suffering and mass death but have also contributed to the ... Read more

    $51.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Did You Just Eat That?

    Two Scientists Explore Double-Dipping, the Five-Second Rule, and other Food Myths in the Lab

    Narrated by Matthew Boston ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 25 min

    Is the five-second rule legitimate? Are electric hand dryers really bacteria blowers? Am I spraying germs everywhere when I blow on my birthday cake? How gross is backwash? When it comes to food safety and germs, there are as many common questions as there are misconceptions. And yet there has never been a book that clearly examines the science behind these important issues-until now. In Did You ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Bacteria

    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Nigel Patterson ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 23 min

    Bacteria form a fundamental branch of life. They are the oldest forms of life and the most prolific of all living organisms, inhabiting every part of the Earth's surface, its ocean depths, and even such inhospitable places as boiling hot springs. In this Very Short Introduction, bacteriologist Sebastian Amyes explores the nature of bacteria, their origin and evolution, bacteria in the environment, ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Breathless

    The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus

    by David Quammen ...
    Narrated by Jacques Roy ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 24 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.From the author of the powerful, prescient Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human PandemicBreathless is the story of the worldwide scientific quest to decipher the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, trace its source, and make possible the vaccines to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.Here is the story of SARS-CoV-2 and its fierce journey through the human population, as seen by ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    Let Them Eat Dirt

    Saving Your Child from an Oversanitized World

    Unabridged

    9 hours 21 min

    In the two-hundred years since we discovered that microbes cause infectious diseases, we've battled to keep them at bay. But a recent explosion of scientific knowledge has led to undeniable evidence that early exposure to these organisms is beneficial to our children's well-being. Our current emphasis on hyper-cleanliness is taking a toll on our children's lifelong health. This engaging and ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Viral: The Search for the Origin of Covid-19

    Narrated by Gavin Osborn ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 1 min

    Understanding how Covid-19 started is more important than we know for the future of humankind.Determining whether the virus came from nature or from a lab will help us to safeguard against the next pandemic.This disease will forever punctuate modern history. It has led to the deaths of millions, sickened hundreds of millions and affected the lives of almost every person on the planet. We now know ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Microbe Science for Gardeners

    Secrets to Better Plant Health

    by Robert Pavlis ...
    Narrated by Jeffrey Machado ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 31 min

    Your garden's little helpersMICROSCOPIC ORGANISMS are as important to plant growth as water and light. Microbe Science for Gardeners highlights the essential role of microbes in plant biosystems and soil health, providing practical how-to gardening advice for enhancing plant microbiomes, and debunking common gardening myths.Going beyond soil biology to examine the crucial role of microorganisms in ... Read more

    $47.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Microlands

    The Future of Life on Earth (and Why It’s Smaller Than You Think)

    Unabridged

    8 hours 18 min

    'An epic travelogue, brimming with the excitement of discovery. With characteristic panache, Venter unveils the teeming array of bacteria, viruses, and eukaryotes that crowd our planet's oceans' - Siddhartha Mukherjee'This page-turner gives . . . the thrill of seeing our planet's largest universe through the brilliant, intrepid eyes of the scientist who has done more than anyone to unlock the ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    Parásitos

    El extraño mundo de las criaturas más peligrosas de la naturaleza

    Narrated by Roger Vidal ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 33 min

    Desde las junglas húmedas de Costa Rica hasta el fétido entorno de las zonas rebeldes del sur de Sudán, Carl Zimmer nos guía a través de un viaje por el universo de los parásitos, un mundo en el que habitamos sin ser conscientes. Así nos descubre no solo la forma de vida más exitosa del planeta, sino aquella que da forma a los ecosistemas y es el motor de la evolución. Zimmer nos muestra, pues, ... Read more

    $45.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Das Leben der Viren

    Karin Mölling erzählt

    Unabridged

    2 hours 14 min

    Viren sind Grenzgänger zwischen lebender und toter Materie. Es gibt sie überall in astronomisch großen Mengen (10 hoch 33). Dabei sind Viren wandlungsfähiger als alles andere, was wir auf der Welt kennen. Vielleicht waren sie sogar der Anfang des Lebens auf der Erde. Gemeinhin werden Viren als Krankmacher definiert und ihr Verhalten mit Kriegsvokabular beschrieben, obwohl viele Viren gar nicht ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Cultured

    How Ancient Foods Can Feed Our Microbiome

    Unabridged

    8 hours 43 min

    A revealing look at the 300 trillion microorganisms that keep us healthy--and the foods they need to thriveThese days, probiotic yogurt and other "gut-friendly" foods line supermarket shelves. But what's the best way to feed our all-important microbiome--and what is a microbiome, anyway?In this engaging and eye-opening book, science journalist Katherine Harmon Courage investigates these questions, ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    A Brief History of Creation

    Science and the Search for the Origin of Life

    Narrated by Sean Runnette ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 42 min

    How did life begin?It is perhaps the most important question science has ever asked. Over the centuries, the search for an answer has been entwined with some of science’s most revolutionary advances, including van Leeuwenhoek’s microscope, Darwin’s theory of evolution, and Crick and Watson’s unveiling of DNA. Now, in an age of genetic engineering and space exploration, some scientists believe they ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus