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Bestselling science books
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  1. The Elegant Universe : Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory , by Brian Greene
  2. Voodoo Science : The Road from Foolishness to Fraud , by Robert L. Park
  3. Longitude : The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time , by Dava Sobel
  4. Genome : The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters , by Matt Ridley
  5. Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love , by Dava Sobel
  6. Driving Mr. Albert: A Trip Across America with Einstein's Brain , by Michael Paterniti
  7. Failure Is Not an Option : Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond , by Gene Kranz
  8. Hyperspace : A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps and the Tenth Dimension , by Michio Kaku
  9. A Brief History of Time , by Stephen Hawking
  10. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information , by Edward R. Tufte
  11. The Dancing Wu Li Masters : An Overview of the New Physics , by Gary Zukav, David Finkelstein
  12. Leap of Faith : An Astronaut's Journey into the Unknown , by Gordon Cooper, Bruce Henderson (Contributor)
  13. Darwin's Ghost : The Origin of Species Updated , by Steve Jones
  14. The Design of Everyday Things , by Donald A. Norman
  15. Longitude : The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time , by Dava Sobel
  16. Godel, Escher, Bach : An Eternal Golden Braid , by Douglas R. Hofstadter
  17. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions , by Kuhn, Thomas S. Kuhn
  18. Nonzero : The Logic of Human Destiny , by Robert Wright
  19. Just Six Numbers : The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe , by Martin J. Rees
  20. 'Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!' : Adventures of a Curious Character , by Edward Hutchings et al
  21. Calculus Made Easy : Being a Very-Simplest Introduction to Those Beautiful Methods of Reckoning Which Are Generally Called by the Terrifying Names ... , by Silvanus P. Thompson and Martin Gardner
  22. Genes, Peoples and Languages , by Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Mark Seielstad (Translator)
  23. Rare Earth : Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe , by Peter Douglas Ward, Donald Brownlee
  24. The Selfish Gene , by Richard Dawkins
  25. The Triple Helix : Gene, Organism, and Environment , by Richard C. Lewontin
  26. The Lying Stones of Marrakech : Penultimate Reflections in Natural History , by Stephen Jay Gould
  27. Life's Matrix : A Biography of Water , by Philip Ball
  28. Nightwatch : A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe , by Terence Dickinson, et al
  29. It Ain't Necessarily So : The Dream of the Human Genome Project and Other Illusions , by Richard C. Lewontin
  30. Catastrophe: A Quest for the Origins of the Modern World , by David Keys
  31. Statistics on the Table : The History of Statistical Concepts and Methods , by Stephen M. Stigler
  32. Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions) [UNABRIDGED] , by Edwin A. Abbott , Banesh Hoffmann
  33. Walking with Dinosaurs : A Natural History , by Tim Haines
  34. Visions : How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century , by Michio Kaku(Preface)
  35. Darwin's Black Box : The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution , by Michael J. Behe
  36. The Book of the Cosmos: Imagining the Universe from Heraclitus to Hawking, A Helix Anthology , by Dennis Richard Danielson
  37. The Making of the Atomic Bomb , by Richard Rhodes
  38. Cosmos , by Carl Sagan
  39. Annals of the Former World , by John McPhee
  40. The Accelerating Universe : Infinite Expansion, the Cosmological Constant, and the Beauty of the Cosmos , by Mario Livio, Allan Sandage
  41. Silent Thunder : In the Presence of Elephants , by Katharine Payne, Katy Payne
  42. The Age of Spiritual Machines : When Computer Exceed Human Intelligence , by Ray Kurzweil
  43. Visual Explanations : Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative , by Edward R. Tufte
  44. Full Moon , by Michael Light, Andrew Chaikin (Contributor)
  45. Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea , by Charles Seife, Illustrated by Matt Zimet
  46. A Fish Caught in Time : The Search for the Coelacanth , by Samantha Weinberg
  47. The Third Chimpanzee , by Jared Diamond
  48. Extraterrestrial Contact : The Evidence and Implications , by Steven M. Greer
  49. Flu : The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus That Caused It , by Gina Bari Kolata
  50. Mother Nature : A History of Mothers, Infants, and Natural Selection , by Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
  51. Hard Green : Saving the Environment from the Environmentalists (A Conservative Manifesto) , by Peter W. Huber
  52. Telecosm : How Infinite Bandwidth Will Revolutionize Our World , by George Gilder
  53. The Variety of Life : A Survey and a Celebration of All the Creatures That Have Ever Lived , by Colin Tudge
  54. The End of Time : The Next Revolution in Physics , by Julian B. Barbour
  55. A Brief History of Time , by Stephen Hawking
  56. The Beak of the Finch : A Story of Evolution in Our Time , by Jonathan Weiner
  57. The Code Book : The Evolution of Secrecy from Mary, Queen of Scots to Quantum Cryptography , by Simon Singh
  58. The Parrot's Lament : And Other True Tales of Animal Intrigue, Intelligence, and Ingenuity , by Eugene Linden
  59. The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory , by Brian Greene
  60. Chaos : Making a New Science , by James Gleick
  61. Beyond Civilization : Humanity's Next Great Adventure , by Daniel Quinn
  62. The Endurance : Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition , by Caroline Alexander, Frank Hurley
  63. The Pleasure of Finding Things Out , by Jeffrey Robbin
  64. Fermat's Enigma : The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem , by Simon Singh, John Lynch
  65. National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America : Revised and Updated , by Jon L. Dunn
  66. Complexity : The Emerging Science at the Edge of Order and Chaos , by M. Mitchell Waldrop

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