Escape from Shadow Physics: The Quest to End the Dark Ages of Quantum Theory

A (mostly) clear look at an awfully murky field.

Not Too Late

Edited by Rebecca Solnit and Thelma Young Lutunatabua

Not Too Late

This ponderous collection contains a few hidden gems.

Warming Up: How Climate Change Is Changing Sport

Can athletics defeat global warming? Let’s cheer it on.

Cull of the Wild: Killing in the Name of Conservation

Is there a better way for us animals to coexist?

Space Oddities: The Mysterious Anomalies Challenging Our Understanding of the Universe

This smart, highly technical work may be impenetrable to lay readers.

Tenacious Beasts

By Christopher J. Preston

Tenacious Beasts

What humans owe the creatures we dominate.

A Forest Journey

By John Perlin

A Forest Journey

A promising expedition stops disappointingly short.

42 Reasons to Hate the Universe: (And One Reason Not to)

By Chris Ferrie, Wade David Fairclough, and Byrne Laginestra

42 Reasons to Hate the Universe: (And One Reason Not to)

We’re all doomed, so why not laugh?