Book Review

The Secret Life of Flies

By Erica McAlister

This book about airborne pests gives an unexpectedly good buzz.

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A fascinating discussion of the science and anthropology behind today’s human diet.

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A captivating look at dueling theories on the origin and adaptability of species.

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By Alan Alda

The former TV star makes a strong (and entertaining) case for simplifying tech-speak

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By Peter Brannen

A science journalist offers up a passionately researched book on a gloomy topic, but leaves space for hope.

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Though well-intentioned, this erudite guide is a bit highfalutin for the rest of us.

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A riveting exploration of survival — and supremacy — in the face of a finite flow.

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A slim but satisfying read about the nature of the universe from one of America’s leading scientists.