Lists and Suggestions

List: Nonfiction: Science

Ackerman, Jennifer, 1959- author.

"'There is the mammal way and there is the bird way.' This is one scientist's p...

Kaku, Michio, author.

"Michio Kaku, renowned theoretical physicist and author of Hyperspace and The Future of Humani...

Christakis, Nicholas A., author.

A deep, science-backed look at how the coronavirus pandemic will change the way we live forever -- ...

Nguyen-Kim, Mai Thi, author.

"In this quirky and endlessly surprising book, scientist and award-winning YouTuber Dr. Mai Th...

Tyson, Neil deGrasse, author.

"In this groundbreaking book, world-renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tackles the wo...

Spitzer, Michael, author.

"A colossal history spanning cultures, time, and space to explore the vibrant relationship bet...

Pattison, Kermit, author.

"Fossil Men is the riveting science-adventure story of the brilliant team who discovered the &...

Mann, Michael E., 1965- author.

"Recycle. Fly less. Eat less meat. These are some of the tactics that we've been told can...

Ramirez, Ainissa, 1969- author.

"Excerpts from the Preface and Chapter 8: Materials Science, wedged as it is between the two b...

Kershenbaum, Arik, author.

"From a noted Cambridge zoologist, a wildly fun and scientifically sound exploration of what a...

Washington, Harriet A., author.

"From injuries caused by lead poisoning to the devastating effects of atmospheric pollution, i...

Montgomery, Sy, author.

"An investigation of the emotional and physical world of the octopus"-- ...

Anthes, Emily, author.

Modern humans are an indoor species. We spend 90 percent of our time inside, shuttling between home...

Nezhukumatathil, Aimee, author.

"From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction-a col...

Khan, Amina.

"Amina Khan believes that nature does it best. In Adapt, she presents fascinating examples of ...

Figueres, Christiana, author.

"In this cautionary but optimistic book, Figueres and Rivett-Carnac--the architects of the 201...

Munroe, Randall, author.

"For any task you might want to do, there's a right way, a wrong way, and a way so monume...

Mukherjee, Siddhartha, author.

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author draws on his scientific knowledge and research to describe the ma...

Seung, Sebastian.

The audacious effort to map the brain--and along with it our mental afflictions, from autism to sch...

Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.), 1948- author, photographer, illustrator.

A whirlwind tour of new ideas and findings about animal emotions, based on De Waal's renowned ...