NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The world-famous cosmologist and author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the biggest questions facing humankind.
“Hawking’s parting gift to humanity . . . a book every thinking person worried about humanity’s future should read.”—NPR
In the New York Times bestseller Everything All at Once, Bill Nye shows you how thinking like a nerd is the key to changing yourself and the world around you.
“This is one of the most exciting times in the history of science,” New York Times-bestselling author Sam Kean proclaims in his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018. “Things aren’t perfect by any means.$40.00ISBN: 9781524731847Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Knopf - October 30th, 2018
From the record-breaking astronaut, national hero, and best-selling author of Endurance, a breathtaking collection of photos documenting his journey on the International Space Station, the vastness of space, and the unparalleled beauty of our own home planet.$16.95ISBN: 9781631494857Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Liveright Publishing Corporation - November 27th, 2018$19.95ISBN: 9781473670167Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Nicholas Brealey - October 2nd, 2018
Introduction by Professor Stephen Hawking.$30.00ISBN: 9780393064445Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - September 11th, 2018
In this fascinating foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war.$22.99ISBN: 9780062464347Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harper Perennial - September 4th, 2018
Official U.S. edition with full color illustrations throughout.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER$27.00ISBN: 9780374282073Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giro - August 21st, 2018
The award-winning journalist Lisa Margonelli, national bestselling author of Oil on the Brain: Petroleum’s Long, Strange Trip to Your Tank, investigates the environmental and economic impact termites inflict on human societies in this fascinating examination of one of nature’s most misunderstood insects.$30.00ISBN: 9781476776620Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster - August 14th, 2018
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction
Nonpareil science writer David Quammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology can change our understanding of evolution and life’s history, with powerful implications for human health and even our own human nature.$29.95ISBN: 9781452168623Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Chronicle Books - September 4th, 2018
What exactly is inside a laptop, a golf ball, a vacuum cleaner, or a novelty singing fish toy? The insides of these and dozens of other objects are revealed in this photographic exploration of the stuff all around us, exposed and explained.$28.00ISBN: 9780316382533Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Hachette Books - September 11th, 2018
New Yorker writer Paige Williams "does for fossils what Susan Orlean did for orchids" (Book Riot) in this "tremendous" (David Grann) true tale of one Florida man's attempt to sell a dinosaur skeleton from Mongolia--a story "steeped in natural history, human nature, commerce, crime, science, and politics" (Rebecca Skloot).