Science

Science (from the Latin scientia, meaning “knowledge”) is the effort to discover, and increase human understanding of how the physical world works. Through controlled methods, science uses observable physical evidence of natural phenomena to collect data, and analyzes this information to explain what and how things work.

What Happened To You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct
The Scout Mindset: Why Some People See Things Clearly and Others Don't
Imagine It!: A Handbook for a Happier Planet
Unsettled: What Climate Science Tells Us, What It Doesn’t, and Why It Matters
Sentir & Saber: A Caminho da Consciência
Beyond: The Astonishing Story of the First Human to Leave Our Planet and Journey into Space
The Glitter in the Green: In Search of Hummingbirds
A Cure for Darkness: The Story of Depression and How We Treat It
Be a Tree!
The Science of Middle-earth: A New Understanding of Tolkien and His World
Butterflies Are Pretty ... Gross!
On the Fringe: Where Science Meets Pseudoscience
Germs Up Close
The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race
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    The race for a vaccine is won… Or is it?

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  • Coming to Our Senses by Susan R. Barry
    Coming to Our Senses: A Boy Who Learned to See, a Girl Who Learned to Hear, and How We All Discover the World

    Release date: Jun 08, 2021
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  • Pangolina by Jane Goodall
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    From legendary naturalist Jane Goodall, a powerful, heartwarming story of human-animal connection that will steal hearts and open minds.
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    The Premonition: A Pandemic Story
    Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty
    What Happened To You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
    Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think
    The Naturalist (The Naturalist, #1)
    Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle
    The Overstory
    Homo Deus: A History of Tomorrow
    Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams
    Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World
    Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
    The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
    World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments
    Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It
    Dune by Frank HerbertHyperion by Dan SimmonsFoundation by Isaac AsimovEnder's Game by Orson Scott CardRevelation Space by Alastair Reynolds
    Space Opera
    461 books — 421 voters
    Sapiens by Yuval Noah HarariHomo Deus by Yuval Noah HarariThinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel KahnemanA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonQuiet by Susan Cain
    Best of 21st Century Non-fiction
    817 books — 752 voters

    Salt by Mark KurlanskyAt Home by Bill BrysonGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared DiamondThe Professor and the Madman by Simon WinchesterA History of the World in 6 Glasses by Tom Standage
    Histories of the Everyday
    347 books — 310 voters
    I, Robot by Isaac Asimov2001 by Arthur C. ClarkeDo Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. DickNeuromancer by William GibsonThe Moon Is a Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein
    Best artificial intelligence books
    294 books — 481 voters

    A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonA Brief History of Time by Stephen HawkingCosmos by Carl SaganThe Selfish Gene by Richard DawkinsGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
    Best Science Books - Non-Fiction Only
    1,594 books — 3,555 voters

    A Brief History of Time
    A Short History of Nearly Everything
    The Selfish Gene
    Cosmos
    Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
    Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
    What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
    The Origin of Species
    The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory
    The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark
    Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
    "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!": Adventures of a Curious Character
    The Gene: An Intimate History

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