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The mind of a scientist, the heart of a philosopher, and the soul of a poet are all captured in this slim journal.

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Making science understandable to the rest of us.

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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.