Popular Science Nature Books 2021

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A Hunter-Gatherer's Guide to the 21st Century

A Hunter-Gatherer's Guide to the 21st Century

Heather Heying & Bret WeinsteinSeptember 14, 2021$14.99

A bold, provocative history of our species finds the roots of civilization’s success and failure in our evolutionary biology. We are living through ...

Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law

Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law

Mary RoachSeptember 14, 2021$12.99

One of Bookpage's Most Anticipated Nonfiction Books of 2021 Join "America’s funniest science writer" (Peter Carlson, Washington Post), Mary Roach, o...

Breath

Breath

James NestorMay 26, 2020$9.99

A New York Times Bestseller A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of 2020 Named a Best Book of 2020 by NPR   “A fascinating scientific, cul...

Braiding Sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass

Robin Wall KimmererSeptember 16, 2013$9.99

As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation...

Sapiens

Sapiens

Yuval Noah HarariFebruary 10, 2015$14.99

New York Times Bestseller A Summer Reading Pick for President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg From a renowned historian comes a groundbr...

Black Hole

Black Hole

Marcia BartusiakApril 28, 2015$1.99

The award-winning science writer “packs a lot of learning into a deceptively light and enjoyable read” exploring the contentious history of the bl...

The Big, Bad Book of Botany

The Big, Bad Book of Botany

Michael LargoAugust 5, 2014$1.99

David Attenborough meets Lemony Snicket in The Big Bad Book of Botany, Michael Largo’s entertaining and enlightening one-of-a-kind compendium of the...

Lifespan

Lifespan

David A. SinclairSeptember 10, 2019$14.99

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Brilliant and enthralling.”​ —The Wall Street Journal A paradigm-shifting book from an acclaimed Harvard Medical ...

Why We Sleep

Why We Sleep

Matthew WalkerOctober 3, 2017$13.99

“ Why We Sleep is an important and fascinating book…Walker taught me a lot about this basic activity that every person on Earth needs. I suspect h...

The Lost Book of Herbal Remedies

The Lost Book of Herbal Remedies

Claude DavisAugust 11, 2021$9.99

This unique book is written by Dr. Nicole Apelian, an herbalist with over 20 years of experience working with plants, and Claude Davis, a wild west ex...

Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness

Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness

Edward AbbeyFebruary 20, 1968$9.99

First published in 1968, Desert Solitaire is one of Edward Abbey’s most critically acclaimed works and marks his first foray into the world of nonfi...

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Rebecca SklootFebruary 2, 2010$12.99

#1  NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER • “The story of modern medicine and bioethics—and, indeed, race relations—is refracted beautifully, a...

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

Bill GatesFebruary 16, 2021$13.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical—and accessible— plan for ...

The Origins of Creativity

The Origins of Creativity

Edward O. WilsonOctober 3, 2017$2.99

“Brimming with ideas. . . . The Origins of Creativity approach[es] creativity scientifically but sensitively, feeling its roots without pulling them...

Unsettled

Unsettled

Steven E. KooninApril 27, 2021$12.99

"Surging sea levels are inundating the coasts." "Hurricanes and tornadoes are becoming fiercer and more frequent." "Climate change will be an economic...

Factfulness

Factfulness

Hans Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund & Ola RoslingApril 3, 2018$11.99

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “One of the most important books I’ve ever read—an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world.”...

A Brief History of Time

A Brief History of Time

Stephen HawkingMarch 1, 1988$9.99

#1  NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER A landmark volume in science writing by one of the great minds of our time, Stephen Hawking’s book explores...

The Urban Bestiary

The Urban Bestiary

Lyanda Lynn HauptSeptember 17, 2013$4.99

From the bestselling author of Crow Planet , a compelling journey into the secret lives of the wild animals at our back door. In The Urban Bestiary , ...

The Physics Book

The Physics Book

DKMarch 10, 2020$1.99

Explore the laws and theories of physics in this accessible introduction to the forces that shape our universe, our planet, and our everyday lives. Us...

The Animal Dialogues

The Animal Dialogues

Craig ChildsDecember 12, 2007$3.99

From one of the finest nature writers at work in America today-a lyrical, dramatic, illuminating tour of the hidden domain of wild animals. Whether re...

Saving Us

Saving Us

Katharine HayhoeSeptember 21, 2021$12.99

“An optimistic view on why collective action is still possible—and how it can be realized.” — The New York Times “A must-read if we’re ser...

The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

Richard DawkinsSeptember 22, 2009$1.99

Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold millions of copies in English alone. He revolutionized th...

The Sixth Extinction

The Sixth Extinction

Elizabeth KolbertFebruary 11, 2014$11.99

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural histor...

Pump

Pump

Bill SchuttSeptember 21, 2021$12.99

"Fascinating . . . Surprising entertainment, combining deep learning with dad jokes . . . [Schutt] is a natural teacher with an easy way with metaphor...

The New Climate War

The New Climate War

Michael E. MannJanuary 12, 2021$15.99

A renowned climate scientist shows how fossil fuel companies have waged a thirty-year campaign to deflect blame and responsibility and delay action on...

Extra Life

Extra Life

Steven JohnsonMay 11, 2021$14.99

“Offers a useful reminder of the role of modern science in fundamentally transforming all of our lives.” —President Barack Obama (on Twitter) ...

The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

Michael LewisDecember 6, 2016$12.99

“Brilliant. . . . Lewis has given us a spectacular account of two great men who faced up to uncertainty and the limits of human reason.” —Willia...

Small Animal Veterinary Anatomy Guide

Small Animal Veterinary Anatomy Guide

Sydney DaySeptember 6, 2021$34.99

A fully illustrated study guide of the anatomical structures and systems of domestic dogs and cats, perfect for the visual learner. This guide present...

Entangled Life

Entangled Life

Merlin SheldrakeMay 12, 2020$13.99

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER • “Merlin Sheldrake’s marvelous tour of these diverse and extraordinary life forms is eye-opening on why humans sh...

She Has Her Mother's Laugh

She Has Her Mother's Laugh

Carl ZimmerMay 29, 2018$14.99

2019 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalist "Science book of the year" — The Guardian One of New York Times  100 Notable Books...

Apocalypse Never

Apocalypse Never

Michael ShellenbergerJune 30, 2020$14.99

Now a National Bestseller!  Climate change is real but it’s not the end of the world. It is not even our most serious environmental problem. Mi...

Life on Earth

Life on Earth

David AttenboroughOctober 4, 2018$1.99

A new, beautifully illustrated edition of David Attenborough’s groundbreaking Life on Earth. David Attenborough’s unforgettable meeting with goril...

The Body

The Body

Bill BrysonOctober 15, 2019$11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Bill Bryson, bestselling author of A Short History of Nearly Everything , takes us on a head-to-toe tour of the marvel t...

The Feather Thief

The Feather Thief

Kirk Wallace JohnsonApril 24, 2018$13.99

As heard on NPR's This American Life “Absorbing . . . Though it's non-fiction,  The Feather Thief  contains many of the elements of a clas...

The Future We Choose

The Future We Choose

Christiana Figueres & Tom Rivett-CarnacFebruary 25, 2020$12.99

In The Future We Choose , Christiana Figueres and Tom Rivett-Carnac—who led negotiations for the United Nations during the historic Paris Agreement ...

Behave

Behave

Robert M. SapolskyMay 2, 2017$12.99

Why do we do the things we do? Over a decade in the making, this game-changing book is Robert Sapolsky's genre-shattering attempt to answer that quest...

The Hacking of the American Mind

The Hacking of the American Mind

Robert H. LustigSeptember 12, 2017$9.99

"Explores how industry has manipulated our most deep-seated survival instincts." —David Perlmutter, MD, Author, #1 New York Times bestseller,  ...

Until the End of Time

Until the End of Time

Brian GreeneFebruary 18, 2020$11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A captivating exploration of deep time and humanity's search for purpose, f rom the world-renowned physicist and best-se...

Liftoff

Liftoff

Eric BergerMarch 2, 2021$12.99

"A colorful page-turner." —Walter Isaacson, New York Times Book Review "As important a book on space as has ever been written." —Homer Hickam...

Organic Chemistry I For Dummies

Organic Chemistry I For Dummies

Arthur WinterMay 13, 2016$14.99

Organic Chemistry I For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781119293378) was previously published as Organic Chemistry I For Dummies, 2nd Edition (9781118828076)....

Immune

Immune

Philipp DettmerNovember 2, 2021$14.99

A gorgeously illustrated deep dive into the immune system that will forever change how you think about your body, from the creator of the popular scie...

Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife

Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife

Mary RoachOctober 17, 2006$11.99

The best-selling author of Stiff  and Bonk trains her considerable wit and curiosity on the human soul. "What happens when we die? Does the ...

The Disordered Cosmos

The Disordered Cosmos

Chanda Prescod-WeinsteinMarch 9, 2021$4.99

From a star theoretical physicist, a journey into the world of particle physics and the cosmos -- and a call for a more just practice of science. ...

The Ride of Her Life

The Ride of Her Life

Elizabeth LettsJune 1, 2021$13.99

The triumphant true story of a woman who rode her horse across America in the 1950s, fulfilling her dying wish to see the Pacific Ocean, from the #1 N...

The Disappearing Spoon

The Disappearing Spoon

Sam KeanJuly 12, 2010$7.99

From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes incredible stories of science, history, finance, mythology, the arts, medicine, and more, as tol...

Finding the Mother Tree

Finding the Mother Tree

Suzanne SimardMay 4, 2021$14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • From the world's leading forest ecologist who forever changed how people view trees and their connections to one anothe...

Ending Plague

Ending Plague

Francis W. Ruscetti, Judy Mikovits & Kent HeckenlivelyAugust 31, 2021$17.99

"An engrossing exposé of scientific practice in America.” — KIRKUS REVIEWS From the authors of the  New York Times  bestselling  P...

The Great Animal Orchestra

The Great Animal Orchestra

Bernie KrauseMarch 19, 2012$2.99

A "passionate amalgam of science and autobiography" that will leave you hearing -- and seeing -- nature as never before ( New York Times Book Review )...

Thống Kê Trong Công Nghiệp

Thống Kê Trong Công Nghiệp

Phong Nguyễn NhưSeptember 9, 2020$2.99

Hầu hết các quyết định của nhà quản lý đều dựa trên thông tin rút ra từ dữ liệu thu thập. Thống kê là một lĩnh ...

Wildflowers of Wisconsin Field Guide

Wildflowers of Wisconsin Field Guide

Stan TekielaJuly 6, 2021$9.99

Learn to Identify Wildflowers in Wisconsin With this famous field guide by award-winning author and naturalist Stan Tekiela, you can make wildflower i...

Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers (2020 Edition)

Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers (2020 Edition)

George DuckettDecember 7, 2019$5.99

If you have a question about Linear Algebra this is the book with the answers. Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers takes some of the best questions ...

Cambridge International AS and A Level Geography (Second Edition)

Cambridge International AS and A Level Geography (Second Edition)

Garrett NagleMay 9, 2016$37.99

We are working with Cambridge International Examinations to gain endorsement for this edition for the revised 2017 syllabus. - Covers the full content...

Woolly

Woolly

Ben MezrichJuly 4, 2017$12.99

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

The Cosmic Landscape

The Cosmic Landscape

Leonard SusskindDecember 14, 2008$1.99

In his first book ever, the father of string theory reinvents the world's concept of the known universe and man's unique place within it. Line drawing...

American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic

American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic

Victoria JohnsonJune 5, 2018$14.99

Finalist for the 2018 National Book Award for Nonfiction A New York Times Editors' Choice Selection The untold story of Hamilton’s—and Burr’s—...

Marijuana Botany

Marijuana Botany

Robert Connell ClarkeJune 15, 1981$24.99

Marijuana Botany presents the scientific knowledge and propagation techniques used to preserve and multiply vanishing Cannabis strains. Also included ...

Out of Our Heads

Out of Our Heads

Alva NoëFebruary 2, 2010$10.99

Alva Noë is one of a new breed—part philosopher, part cognitive scientist, part neuroscientist—who are radically altering the study of consciousn...

The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness

The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness

Mark SolmsFebruary 16, 2021$14.99

A revelatory new theory of consciousness that returns emotions to the center of mental life. For Mark Solms, one of the boldest thinkers in contempora...

Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime

Sex, Drugs, and Sea Slime

Ellen PragerNovember 22, 2011$16.99

When viewed from a quiet beach, the ocean, with its rolling waves and vast expanse, can seem calm, even serene. But hidden beneath the sea’s waves a...

Breves respuestas a las grandes preguntas

Breves respuestas a las grandes preguntas

Stephen HawkingOctober 30, 2018$6.99

Stephen Hawking fue reconocido como una de las mentes más brillantes de nuestro tiempo y una figura de inspiración después de desafiar su diagnóst...

Birds Art Life

Birds Art Life

Kyo MaclearJanuary 3, 2017$12.99

A writer’s search for inspiration, beauty, and solace leads her to birds in this intimate and exuberant meditation on creativity and life—a field ...

Math Smart, 3rd Edition

Math Smart, 3rd Edition

The Princeton ReviewNovember 7, 2017$9.99

NEVER GET CRUNCHED BY NUMBERS AGAIN.  Even in a world where every cell phone is also a calculator, basic math competency is a must! In this book,...

Desert Oracle

Desert Oracle

Ken LayneDecember 8, 2020$13.99

The cult-y pocket-size field guide to the strange and intriguing secrets of the Mojave—its myths and legends, outcasts and oddballs, flora, fauna, a...

The Bears Ears: A Human History of America's Most Endangered Wilderness

The Bears Ears: A Human History of America's Most Endangered Wilderness

David RobertsFebruary 23, 2021$14.99

A personal and historical exploration of the Bears Ears country and the fight to save a national monument. The Bears Ears National Monument in southea...

World as Lover, World as Self: 30th Anniversary Edition

World as Lover, World as Self: 30th Anniversary Edition

Joanna Macy & Stephanie KazaOctober 9, 2003$12.99

This overview of Joanna Macy's innovative work combines deep ecology, general systems theory, and the Buddha's teachings on interdependent co-arising....

How Do Electric Motors Work? Physics Books for Kids Children's Physics Books

How Do Electric Motors Work? Physics Books for Kids Children's Physics Books

Baby ProfessorJune 15, 2017$3.99

Let’s get a little technical when we discuss how electric motors work. In every switch and twitch, physics is at work. We won’t bore you with term...

Sierra Wildflowers

Sierra Wildflowers

John Muir LawsMay 7, 2019$14.99

From sprawling fields of showy hillside poppies, lupines, and paintbrushes in the foothills to orchids, lilies, and primroses in the higher meadows of...

Scientific Integrity

Scientific Integrity

Francis L. MacrinaJuly 1, 2014$52.99

This widely adopted textbook provides the essential content and skill-building tools for teaching the responsible conduct of scientific research. Scie...

Instant Weather Forecasting

Instant Weather Forecasting

Alan WattsMay 19, 2016$9.99

Instant Weather Forecasting has been a perennial bestseller since it was first published nearly 50 years ago. A brilliant concept, its winning formula...

Nikola Tesla’s Electricity Unplugged

Nikola Tesla’s Electricity Unplugged

Tom Valone, Ph.D.May 25, 2016$20.99

The immense genius of Tesla resulted from a mind that could see an invention in 3-D, from every angle, within his mind before it was easily built. Tes...

Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers

Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers

George DuckettFebruary 5, 2018$5.99

If you have a question about Linear Algebra this is the book with the answers. Linear Algebra: Questions and Answers takes some of the best questions ...

Mycelium Running

Mycelium Running

Paul StametsOctober 1, 2005$9.99

Mycelium Running is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more mushrooms may be the best thing we can do to save ...

Humble Pi

Humble Pi

Matt ParkerJanuary 21, 2020$11.99

#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER   AN ADAM SAVAGE BOOK CLUB PICK The book-length answer to anyone who ever put their hand up in math class and asked, ...

The Demon-Haunted World

The Demon-Haunted World

Carl SaganFebruary 25, 1997$13.99

"A glorious book . . . A spirited defense of science . . . From the first page to the last, this book is a manifesto for clear thought." *Los Angeles ...

The Genetic Lottery

The Genetic Lottery

Kathryn Paige HardenSeptember 21, 2021$20.99

A provocative and timely case for how the science of genetics can help create a more just and equal society In recent years, scientists like Kathryn P...

Sapiens and Homo Deus: The E-book Collection

Sapiens and Homo Deus: The E-book Collection

Yuval Noah HarariFebruary 21, 2017$18.99

Discover humanity’s past and its future in this in this special e-book collection featuring Sapiens—a reading pick of President Barack Obama, Bill...

What the Eyes Don't See

What the Eyes Don't See

Mona Hanna-AttishaJune 19, 2018$12.99

A  NEW YORK TIMES  NOTABLE BOOK •  The dramatic story of the Flint water crisis, by a relentless physician who stood up to power. “...

Edible Wild Plants for Beginners: The Essential Edible Plants and Recipes to Get Started

Edible Wild Plants for Beginners: The Essential Edible Plants and Recipes to Get Started

Althea PressDecember 4, 2013$2.99

Open up a whole new culinary world using the New York Times best-selling field guide to foraging for edible wild plants Most of us “forage” for fo...

The Essentials of Material Science and Technology for Engineers

The Essentials of Material Science and Technology for Engineers

A. K. Rakhit, Ph.D.October 16, 2013$3.99

For optimum design of an engineering product, it is important that engineers are quite familiar with material properties besides their knowledge in me...

Forest

Forest

Matt CollinsMarch 31, 2020$2.99

Brimming with engaging writing and stirring photography, Forest is an ode to the natural world and a celebration of the relationship between humans an...

American Buffalo

American Buffalo

Steven RinellaDecember 2, 2008$14.99

From the host of the Travel Channel’s “The Wild Within.” A hunt for the American buffalo—an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal ...

The Female Brain

The Female Brain

Louann Brizendine, M.D.August 1, 2006$13.99

Since Dr. Brizendine wrote  The Female Brain  ten years ago, the response has been overwhelming. This New York Times bestseller ha...

The Ecology Book

The Ecology Book

DKApril 2, 2019$1.99

Explore ecology in this accessible introduction to how the natural world works and how we have started to understand the environment, ecosystems, and ...

The God Equation

The God Equation

Michio KakuApril 6, 2021$11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • The epic story of the greatest quest in all of science—the holy grail of physics that would explain the creation...

Signature in the Cell

Signature in the Cell

Stephen C. MeyerJune 23, 2009$1.99

“Signature in the Cell is a defining work in the discussion of life’s origins and the question of whether life is a product of unthinking matter o...

Time Reborn

Time Reborn

Lee SmolinApril 23, 2013$1.99

A radical new view of the nature of time and the cosmos —“at once entertaining, thought-provoking, fabulously ambitious and fabulously speculative...

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

Mary RoachMay 17, 2004$12.99

Beloved, best-selling science writer Mary Roach’s “acutely entertaining, morbidly fascinating” (Susan Adams, Forbes) classic, now with a new epi...

Numbers Don't Lie

Numbers Don't Lie

Vaclav SmilMay 4, 2021$13.99

"Vaclav Smil is my favorite author… Numbers Don't Lie takes everything that makes his writing great and boils it down into an easy-to-read format. I...

World of Wonders

World of Wonders

Aimee NezhukumatathilSeptember 8, 2020$11.99

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way ...

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Reality Is Not What It Seems

Carlo Rovelli, Simon Carnell & Erica SegreJanuary 24, 2017$13.99

“The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they’re calling the next Stephen Hawking.” — The Times Magazine From the  New York Ti...

Fingerprints of the Gods

Fingerprints of the Gods

Graham HancockMay 16, 1995$8.99

Could the story of mankind be far older than we have previously believed? Using tools as varied as archaeo-astronomy, geology, and computer analysis o...

The Order of Time

The Order of Time

Carlo RovelliMay 8, 2018$12.99

One of TIME’s Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Decade "Meet the new Stephen Hawking . . . The Order of Time is a dazzling book." -- The Sunday Times...

Under a White Sky

Under a White Sky

Elizabeth KolbertFebruary 9, 2021$12.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Sixth Extinction returns to humanity’s transformative impact on the environm...

Unreported Truths About COVID-19 and Lockdowns

Unreported Truths About COVID-19 and Lockdowns

Alex BerensonNovember 24, 2020$2.99

The third installment in the bestselling series that examines the real truths about COVID-19 by former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson. This sec...

Homo Deus

Homo Deus

Yuval Noah HarariFebruary 21, 2017$14.99

Official U.S. edition with full color illustrations throughout. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Yuval Noah Harari, author of the critically-acclaimed New Yo...

The Elephant Whisperer

The Elephant Whisperer

Lawrence Anthony & Graham SpenceNovember 10, 2009$12.99

When South African conservationist Lawrence Anthony was asked to accept a herd of "rogue" wild elephants on his Thula Thula game reserve in Zululand, ...

The Selfish Gene

The Selfish Gene

Richard DawkinsJune 2, 2016$10.99

The 40th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new epilogue from the author. As relevant and influential today as w...

The Soul of an Octopus

The Soul of an Octopus

Sy MontgomeryJuly 12, 2016$12.99

Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction * New York Times Bestseller * Starred Booklist and Library Journal Editors’ Spring Pick * A Huff...

Scale

Scale

Geoffrey WestMay 16, 2017$9.99

"This is science writing as wonder and as inspiration." — The Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal From one of the most influential scientis...

A Natural History of the Senses

A Natural History of the Senses

Diane AckermanSeptember 10, 1991$13.99

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose...