Top Science Books

Discover the Top Science Books:

  1. On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
  2. Cosmos by Carl Sagan
  3. The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
  4. The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  5. The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
  6. This Is Your Brain on Music by Daniel Levitin
  7. How Music Works by David Byrne
  8. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli
  9. The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  10. The Poisoner’s Handbook by Deborah Blum
  11. The Big Picture by Sean M. Carroll
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How Human Nature Shapes Our Choices Overview: Through an examination of people in the workplace, this

Nine Pints

A Journey Through the Mysterious, Miraculous World of Blood Overview: Most humans contain between nine and


A Perfectly Natural History Overview: In Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History,zoologist Bill Schutt sets the record

Get Well Soon

History’s Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them Overview: Get Well Soon delivers the gruesome,

Beyond Words

What Animals Think and Feel Overview: Wise, passionate, and revelatory Beyond Words examines humanity's place in

Algorithms to Live By

Overview: In this dazzlingly interdisciplinary work, acclaimed author Brian Christian and cognitive scientist Tom Griffiths show

The Brain

The Story of You Overview: 'This is the story of how your life shapes your brain,

Biology of Belief

10th Anniversary Edition Overview: In this greatly expanded edition, Lipton, a former medical school professor and

The Sonic Boom

How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel, and Buy Overview: From movie scores and national

Stuff Matters

Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World Overview: A world-leading materials scientist presents an


Why the Web will Implode, Search will be Obsolete, and Everything Else you Need to Know


How It Drives Science Overview: Contrary to the popular view of science as a mountainous accumulation


Overview: With a lyrical literary style, and a range that touches almost all aspects of human


A Natural History of the Palette Overview: Why did Robin Hood wear Lincoln green? In Color,

The Tao of Physics

An Exploration of the Parallels Between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism Overview: Fritjof Capra Addresses Recent


Or Why Things Don’t Fall Down Overview: In "The New Science of Strong Materials" the author