A list of science-related nonfiction works compiled as part of the Daniel Boone Regional Library's 2014 Adult Summer Reading program.
20 items
The Ghost Map
The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World
Book - 2006
The Age of Wonder
How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science
Book - 2008
The Disappearing Spoon
And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World From the Periodic Table of the Elements
Book - 2010
Physics of the Impossible
A Scientific Exploration Into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel
Book - 2008
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The Radioactive Boy Scout
The True Story of A Boy and His Backyard Nuclear Reactor
Book - 2004
The Battery
How Portable Power Sparked A Technological Revolution
Book - 2010
The Inheritor's Powder
A Tale of Arsenic, Murder, and the New Forensic Science
Book - 2013
Packing for Mars
The Curious Science of Life in the Void
Book - 2010
Your Inner Fish
A Journey Into the 3.5-billion-year History of the Human Body
Book - 2008
Science Fair Season
Twelve Kids, A Robot Named Scorch-- and What It Takes to Win
Book - 2011
Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
Book - 2012
The Brain That Changes Itself
Stories of Personal Triumph From the Frontiers of Brain Science
Book - 2007
The Poisoner's Handbook
Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
Book - 2010
The Murder Room
The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases
Book - 2010
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