December 11, 2008

Best Science Books 2008: Booklist

Here's the Top 10 Sci-Tech Books for 2008:

  • The Big Necessity: The Unmentionable World of Human Waste and Why It Matters by Rose George

  • Beyond the Zonules of Zinn: A Fantastic Journey through Your Brain by David Bainbridge

  • Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex by Mary Roach

  • Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food by Gene Baur

  • Fruitless Fall: The Collapse of the Honeybee and the Coming Agricultural Crisis by Rowan Jacobsen

  • Mirroring People: The New Science of How We Connect with Others by Marco Iacoboni

  • The Parrot Who Thought She Was a Dog by Nancy Ellis-Bell

  • The Telephone Gambit: Chasing Alexander Graham Bell’s Secret by Seth Shulman

  • Thousand Mile Song: Whale Music in a Sea of Sound by David Rothenberg

  • The Universe in a Mirror: The Saga of the Hubble Space Telescope and the Visionaries Who Built It by Robert Zimmerman

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