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Inspiring Science Reads

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1491

Charles C. Mann. -- |

1493

Charles C. Mann. -- |

Guns, germs, and steel

Jared Diamond. -- |

Collapse

Jared Diamond. |

Catching fire

Richard Wrangham. -- |

Space chronicles

Neil deGrasse Tyson ; edited by Avis Lang. -- |

The right stuff

Tom Wolfe. -- |

The gene

Siddhartha Mukherjee. |

The double helix

James D. Watson ; edited by Gunther S. Stent. |

The selfish gene

Richard Dawkins. -- |

Life in cold blood

a BBC/Animal Planet co-production ; written by David Attenborough ; producers, James Brickell & Adam White. -- |

Neanderthal man

Svante Pèaèabo. -- |

My beloved Brontosaurus

Brian Switek. -- |

The emperor of all maladies

Siddhartha Mukherjee. |

Better

Atul Gawande. -- |

Dreamland

Sam Quinones. |

Spillover

David Quammen. -- |

The viral storm

Nathan Wolfe. -- |

The elements

Theodore Gray ; photographs by Theodore Gray and Nick Mann. -- |

Sapiens

Yuval Noah Harari. |

The sixth extinction

Elizabeth Kolbert. |

The band that played on

Steve Turner. -- |

The bonobo and the atheist

Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author. -- |

Kon Tiki

screenplay by Petter Skavlan ; produced by Jeremy Thomas, Aage Aaberge ; directed by Joachim Ronning & Espen Sandberg. -- |

South

by Ernest Shackleton. |

The worst journey in the world

Apsley Cherry-Garrad. |

What if?

Randall Munroe. |

On the move

Oliver Sacks. |

American Prometheus

Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin. |

Primates of Park Avenue

Wednesday Martin, PhD. |

Einstein

Walter Isaacson. -- |

Lab girl

Hope Jahren. |

Thinking, fast and slow

Daniel Kahneman. |

Do no harm

Henry Marsh. |

Stuff matters

Mark Miodownik. |

The cloudspotter's guide

Gavin Pretor-Pinney ; chapter illustrations by Bill Sanderson. -- |

Primates

Jim Ottaviani & Maris Wicks. -- |

Feynman

written by Jim Ottaviani ; art by Leland Myrick ; coloring by Hilary Sycamore. -- |

The imitation game

written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis. |

Welcome to the universe

Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J. Richard Gott. |

The theory of everything

Stephen W. Hawking. |

The power of habit

Charles Duhigg. -- |