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Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction
3.42
Full Disclosure: I received a free galley from the Amazon Vine program in exchange for a review.

I want to mention the positive things about Scatter, A...more
Jul 18, 2013
Jun 07, 2013
 
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4.03
Wow.

My first introduction to HeLa was sometime my senior year in high school during an AP Biology class. Except we were told they originated with a w...more
Mar 26, 2010
Feb 02, 2010
 
Isaac Newton
3.83
An excellent introduction to the life of Isaac Newton. Too short to go into depth on any time period of Newton's life, Gleick chooses to focus on Newt...more
Jun 26, 2009
Feb 02, 2008
 
Biology Is Technology: The Promise, Peril, And New Business Of Engineering Life
3.42
This is a good introduction to rational design of biological systems, but its target audience appears to be investors in biotech, with scientists work...more
Mar 2012
Nov 02, 2011
 
Woman: An Intimate Geography
4.17
I don't know where I'd be today without this book. Read it.
Jan 2005
May 23, 2011
 
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science
3.98
Really one of the best books that I read all year. Inspiring. Holmes, in his conclusion, hits the nail on its head - science is best taught and scient...more
Oct 15, 2009
Jul 09, 2009
 
The View from Lazy Point: A Natural Year in an Unnatural World
4.27
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Jul 16, 2013
 
Evolution And Healing
4.44
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Jan 11, 2008
 
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation
4.03
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Jan 2005
Dec 11, 2007
 
The Anatomist: A True Story of Gray's Anatomy
3.85
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Feb 03, 2008
 
The Scientist as Rebel
3.73
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Feb 09, 2008
 
The Shock of the Old: Technology and Global History Since 1900
3.39
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Aug 26, 2008
 
Why Beauty Is Truth: A History of Symmetry
3.73
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Oct 19, 2008
 
The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World
3.92
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Nov 15, 2008
 
Power to Save the World: The Truth About Nuclear Energy
4.02
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Nov 15, 2008
 
Human: The Science Behind What Makes Us Unique
3.89
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Nov 16, 2008
 
Blood Matters: A Journey Along the Genetic Frontier
3.73
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Nov 28, 2008
 
The Superorganism: The Beauty, Elegance, and Strangeness of Insect Societies
4.12
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Nov 28, 2008
 
Vaccine: The Controversial Story of Medicine's Greatest Lifesaver
3.83
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Dec 02, 2008
 
Level 4: Virus Hunters of the CDC
3.88
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Dec 02, 2008
 
Bad Science
4.08
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Ice, Mud and Blood: Lessons from Climates Past
4.00
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Decoding The Heavens: Solving The Mystery Of The World's First Computer
3.94
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Microcosm: E. coli and the New Science of Life
4.14
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Physics for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines
3.97
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality
4.14
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Jun 05, 2009
 
Strange Fruit: Why Both Sides Are Wrong in the Race Debate
3.84
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Jun 05, 2009
 
The Economic Naturalist: In Search of Explanations for Everyday Enigmas
3.38
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Dec 18, 2007
 
Pandora's Breeches: Women, Science & Power in the Enlightenment
3.86
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Oct 2005
Jul 09, 2009
 
The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
4.22
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Jul 17, 2009
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