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News for June, 2015

June 30, 2015

Look away now: The prophecies of Nostradamus

Bill McGuire revisits the big geophysical threats that face our world on the anniversary of Nostradamus's Les Prophetiese ...

June 22, 2015

Explore the five newest titles added online

Including new editions of Capitalism and The United Nations ...

June 22, 2015

The Jurassic world of ... dinosaurs?

David Norman, author of Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction, explores the drift toward entertainment at the expense of scientific credibility ...

June 15, 2015

The greatest charter? 800 years on from the Magna Carta

Nicholas Vincent, author of Magna Carta: A Very Short Introduction, explores the history of this important document ...