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What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
4.17
did not like it
Apr 2015
May 27, 2016
 
Chasing Venus: The Race to Measure the Heavens
3.77
liked it
Feb 2013
Apr 13, 2013
 
Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid
4.29
really liked it
Sep 2013
Feb 23, 2013
 
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't
3.96
liked it
Jan 2013
Feb 23, 2013
 
Lone Survivors: How We Came to Be the Only Humans on Earth
3.82
did not like it
Nov 2012
Feb 10, 2013
 
Nine Algorithms That Changed the Future: The Ingenious Ideas That Drive Today's Computers
3.80
liked it
Apr 2012
Aug 30, 2012
 
Polio: An American Story
3.98
liked it
Mar 2012
Jul 03, 2012
 
The 4 Percent Universe: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Race to Discover the Rest of Reality
3.84
liked it
Mar 2012
May 13, 2012
 
The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations That Transform the World
4.07
it was ok
Oct 2011
Nov 19, 2011
 
The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos
4.05
liked it
Jun 2011
Jul 03, 2011
 
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
3.89
it was ok
Dec 2010
Dec 25, 2010
 
A Brief History of Medicine: From Hippocrates' Four Humours to Crick and Watson's Double Helix
3.79
liked it
Aug 2010
Sep 06, 2010
 
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4.03
it was amazing
Jun 2010
Jun 07, 2010
 
This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
3.86
it was ok
Mar 2010
Mar 30, 2010
 
The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology
3.93
really liked it
Dec 20, 2009
Dec 20, 2009
 
A Primate's Memoir: A Neuroscientist's Unconventional Life Among the Baboons
4.32
really liked it
Oct 2009
Nov 06, 2009
 
About Time: Einstein's Unfinished Revolution
4.14
liked it
Sep 2009
Jun 28, 2009
 
The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet
3.87
liked it
May 2009
Jan 31, 2009
 
Descartes' Bones: A Skeletal History of the Conflict Between Faith and Reason
3.68
liked it
May 2009
Jan 31, 2009
 
Generation Rx: How Prescription Drugs Are Altering American Lives, Minds, and Bodies
3.43
liked it
Jul 2008
Jul 09, 2008
 
The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
4.11
really liked it
Jan 2004
Apr 27, 2008
 
A Brief History of Time
4.11
really liked it
Jan 2005
Apr 27, 2008
 
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
4.00
liked it
Jan 2002
Mar 30, 2008
 
The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
4.20
liked it
Feb 2008
Mar 30, 2008
 
A Short History of Nearly Everything
4.19
it was ok
Apr 27, 2008
Mar 30, 2008