Summer of Science - Nonfiction

The Ghost Map
The Ghost Map The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World By Johnson, Steven, 1968- (Book - 2006 ) 614.514 JOH Available in some locations
The Age of Wonder
The Age of Wonder How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science By Holmes, Richard, 1945- (Book - 2008 ) 509.4109 HOL Available in some locations
The Disappearing Spoon
The Disappearing Spoon And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World From the Periodic Table of the Elements By Kean, Sam (Book - 2010 ) 546 KEA Available in some locations
The Wild Trees
The Wild Trees A Story of Passion and Daring By Preston, Richard, 1954- (Book - 2007 ) 585.5097 PRE Available in some locations
Physics of the Impossible
Physics of the Impossible A Scientific Exploration Into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel By Kaku, Michio (Book - 2008 ) 530 KAK All copies in use Availability details
The Radioactive Boy Scout
The Radioactive Boy Scout The True Story of A Boy and His Backyard Nuclear Reactor By Silverstein, Ken (Book - 2004 ) 621.483 SIL Available in some locations
The Battery
The Battery How Portable Power Sparked A Technological Revolution By Schlesinger, Henry R. (Book - 2010 ) 621.3124 SCH Available in some locations
The Inheritor's Powder
The Inheritor's Powder A Tale of Arsenic, Murder, and the New Forensic Science By Hempel, Sandra (Book - 2013 ) 364.1523 HEM Available in some locations
Packing for Mars
Packing for Mars The Curious Science of Life in the Void By Roach, Mary (Book - 2010 ) 571.0919 ROA Available in some locations
Your Inner Fish
Your Inner Fish A Journey Into the 3.5-billion-year History of the Human Body By Shubin, Neil (Book - 2008 ) 611 SHU Available in some locations
Science Fair Season
Science Fair Season Twelve Kids, A Robot Named Scorch-- and What It Takes to Win By Dutton, Judy (Book - 2011 ) 507.8 DUT Available in some locations
Spillover Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic By Quammen, David, 1948- (Book - 2012 ) 614.43 QUA Available in some locations
The Brain That Changes Itself
The Brain That Changes Itself Stories of Personal Triumph From the Frontiers of Brain Science By Doidge, Norman (Book - 2007 ) 612.8 DOI All copies in use Availability details
The Poisoner's Handbook
The Poisoner's Handbook Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York By Blum, Deborah, 1954- (Book - 2010 ) 614.1309 BLU Available in some locations
The Murder Room
The Murder Room The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases By Capuzzo, Mike (Book - 2010 ) 363.2595 CAP Available in some locations
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