Bonk
In ?Bonk, ?the best-selling author of Stiff turns her outrageous curiosity and insight on the most alluring scientific subject of all: sex. Can a...
Non Fiction  Mary Roach
Cosmos
This book is about science in its broadest human context, how science and civilization grew up together. It is the...
Non Fiction  Carl Sagan
Food Microbiology
Microbiology is the science which includes the study of the occurrence and significance of bacteria, fungi, protozoa and algae which...
Microbiology  Martin R. Adams, Maurice O. Moss
GULP
“America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) takes us down the hatch on an unforgettable tour. The alimentary canal is classic...
Non Fiction  Mary Roach
Starry Messenger
With crystalline prose, Starry Messenger walks us through the scientific palette that sees and paints the world differently. From insights on resolving...
General  Neil deGrasse Tyson
Stiff: The Curious Lives of...
Stiff is an oddly compelling, often hilarious exploration of the strange lives of our bodies postmortem. For two thousand years,...
Non Fiction  Mary Roach
The Song of the Cell
The discovery of cells—and the reframing of the human body as a cellular ecosystem—announced the birth of a new kind...
General  Siddhartha Mukherjee