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A Brief History of Time A Brief History of Time (Paperback)
by (shelved 7143 times as science)
avg rating 4.15 — 221,035 ratings — published 1987
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A Short History of Nearly Everything A Short History of Nearly Everything (Paperback)
by (shelved 5041 times as science)
avg rating 4.20 — 234,820 ratings — published 2003
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The Selfish Gene The Selfish Gene (Paperback)
by (shelved 4241 times as science)
avg rating 4.13 — 112,431 ratings — published 1976
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3845 times as science)
avg rating 4.05 — 476,031 ratings — published 2010
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Cosmos Cosmos (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 3802 times as science)
avg rating 4.36 — 95,278 ratings — published 1980
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The Origin of Species The Origin of Species (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.98 — 82,761 ratings — published 1858
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Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Astrophysics for People in a Hurry (Hardcover)
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avg rating 4.13 — 58,921 ratings — published 2017
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Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers (Paperback)
by (shelved 2616 times as science)
avg rating 4.05 — 144,670 ratings — published 2003
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The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2338 times as science)
avg rating 4.16 — 41,744 ratings — published 2009
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The Grand Design The Grand Design (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2228 times as science)
avg rating 4.03 — 53,552 ratings — published 2010
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The God Delusion The God Delusion (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2109 times as science)
avg rating 3.90 — 197,374 ratings — published 2006
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Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void (Paperback)
by (shelved 1922 times as science)
avg rating 3.94 — 43,013 ratings — published 2010
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Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries (Paperback)
by (shelved 1637 times as science)
avg rating 4.11 — 21,789 ratings — published 2006
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Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex (Paperback)
by (shelved 1629 times as science)
avg rating 3.84 — 45,345 ratings — published 2008
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Physics of the Impossible Physics of the Impossible (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1576 times as science)
avg rating 4.08 — 27,711 ratings — published 2008
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The Universe in a Nutshell The Universe in a Nutshell (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1551 times as science)
avg rating 4.14 — 28,695 ratings — published 2001
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Bad Science Bad Science (Paperback)
by (shelved 1543 times as science)
avg rating 4.07 — 31,084 ratings — published 2008
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Thinking, Fast and Slow Thinking, Fast and Slow (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1461 times as science)
avg rating 4.12 — 195,619 ratings — published 2011
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Chaos: Making a New Science Chaos: Making a New Science (Paperback)
by (shelved 1432 times as science)
avg rating 3.99 — 26,187 ratings — published 1987
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The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution (Paperback)
by (shelved 1336 times as science)
avg rating 4.13 — 18,923 ratings — published 2004
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The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1097 times as science)
avg rating 4.03 — 19,673 ratings — published 2011
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The World Without Us The World Without Us (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1087 times as science)
avg rating 3.80 — 32,948 ratings — published 2007
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Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife (Paperback)
by (shelved 1085 times as science)
avg rating 3.58 — 30,047 ratings — published 2005
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A Briefer History of Time A Briefer History of Time (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1080 times as science)
avg rating 4.21 — 25,709 ratings — published 2005
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