I Contain Multitudes

Joining the ranks of popular science classics like The Botany of Desire and The Selfish Gene, a groundbreaking, wondrously informative, and vastly entertaining examination of the...

Harmony

For the first time, His Royal Highness Charles, the Prince of Wales, shares his views on how mankind’s most pressing modern challenges are rooted in our disharmony with...

The Red Queen

Referring to Lewis Carroll's Red Queen from Through the Looking-Glass, a character who has to keep running to stay in the same place, Matt Ridley demonstrates why sex is...

Genome

The genome's been mapped.But what does it mean?Arguably the most significant scientific discovery of the new century, the mapping of the twenty-three pairs of chromosomes that...

Weather 101: From Doppler Radar And Long-range Forecasts To The Polar Vortex And Climate Change, Everything You Need To Know About The Study Of Weather

Learn the science behind weather and weather prediction in this clear and straightforward new guide.Weather is everywhere, and while it’s typically not thought about most of...

Woolly: The True Story Of The Quest To Revive One Of History's Most Iconic Extinct Creatures

The bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires and The 37th Parallel tells the fascinating Jurassic Park­-like story of the genetic restoration of an extinct...

Badluck Way: A Year On The Ragged Edge Of The West

The gripping memoir of a young man, a wolf, their parallel lives and ultimate collision, Badluck Way is also an ode to the satisfaction of hard work on some of the wildest and...

The Revolutionary Genius Of Plants: A New Understanding Of Plant Intelligence And Behavior

"In this thought-provoking, handsomely illustrated book, Italian neurobiologist Stefano Mancuso considers the fundamental differences between plants and animals and challenges our...

Counting Sheep

Norwegian Wood meets The Tao of Pooh in this philosophical, witty, and heartwarming collection of daily observations from a Swedish academic-turned-sheep farmer who finds peace...