Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Publisher Series: Penguin Press Science

Publisher Series by cover

Works (126)

The Ambidextrous Universe: Mirror Asymmetry and Time-Reversed Worlds by Martin Gardner
The Ape and the Sushi Master: Cultural Reflections of a Primatologist by Frans de Waal
Archimedes' Revenge by Paul Hoffman
Asimov's New Guide to Science by Isaac Asimov
The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations That Transform the World by David Deutsch
Belonging to the Universe: Explorations on the Frontiers of Science and Spirituality by Fritjof Capra
Beyond Numeracy: Ruminations of a Numbers Man by John Allen Paulos
The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature by Steven Pinker
The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
Brainchildren: Essays on Designing Minds by Daniel C. Dennett
The Case of the Missing Neutrinos by John Gribbin
Catastrophe Theory by Alexander Woodcock
Cats' Paws and Catapults: Mechanical Worlds of Nature and People by Steven Vogel
Chance and Necessity: An Essay on the Natural Philosophy of Modern Biology by Jacques Monod
The Character of Physical Law by Richard Feynman
The Chemistry of Life (Penguin Press Science) by Steven Rose
Clone: The Road to Dolly and the Path Ahead by Gina Kolata
The Collapse of Chaos: Discovering Simplicity in a Complex World by Jack Cohen
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond
Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination (Penguin Press Science) by Gerald M. Edelman
Crypto: How the Code Rebels Beat the Government Saving Privacy in the Digital Age by Steven Levy
Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life by Daniel C. Dennett
Deep Simplicity: Chaos, Complexity and the Emergence of Life by John Gribbin
Descartes' Dream: The World According to Mathematics by Philip J. Davis
Diatoms to Dinosaurs: The Size and Scale of Living Things by Christopher McGowan
The Diversity of Life by Edward O. Wilson
Does God Play Dice? The New Mathematics of Chaos by Ian Stewart
Early Intelligence (Penguin Press Science) by Lise Eliot
The Eighth Day of Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Biology by Horace Freeland Judson
The Essential Difference: Male And Female Brains And The Truth About Autism by Simon Baron-Cohen
Euclid's Window : The Story of Geometry from Parallel Lines to Hyperspace by Leonard Mlodinow
The Eudaemonic Pie by Thomas A. Bass
Ever Since Darwin: Reflections on Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould
Evolution in Mind: An Introduction to Evolutionary Psychology by Henry Plotkin
The Evolution of Cooperation by Robert Axelrod
Exploring the Earth and the Cosmos by Isaac Asimov
The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality by Brian Greene
Facts from figures by M. J. Moroney
The Fellowship: Gilbert, Bacon, Harvey, Wren, Newton, and the Story of a Scentific Revolution by John Gribbin
Feynman Lectures on Computation by Richard P. Feynman
Feynman Lectures On Gravitation (Frontiers in Physics) by Richard P. Feynman
Feynman's Rainbow: A Search for Beauty in Physics and in Life by Leonard Mlodinow
The Fifth Miracle: The Search for the Origin and Meaning of Life by Paul Davies
Flesh and Machines: How Robots Will Change Us by Rodney Brooks
Fluid Concepts And Creative Analogies: Computer Models Of The Fundamental Mechanisms Of Thought by Douglas R. Hofstadter
The Fourth Dimension: A Guided Tour of the Higher Universes by Rudy Ruckernot in English Common Knowledge
Fractals: Images of Chaos by Hans Lauwerier
Galileo: Heretic by Pietro Redondi
Genes, Peoples, and Languages by Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza
Genetic Engineering for Almost Everybody (Pelican) by William Bains
Grasses by C. E. Hubbard
Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution by Steven Levy
How the Mind Works by Steven Pinker
Ice Age by John Gribbin
The Imagined World Made Real: Towards a Natural Science of Culture by H. C. Plotkin
In Search of Nature by Edward O. Wilson
In Search of the Big Bang by John Gribbin
Infinite in All Directions by Freeman Dyson
Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences by John Allen Paulos
Jacobson's Organ: And the Remarkable Nature of Smell by Lyall Watson
The Joy of Pi by David Blatner
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language by Steven Pinker
A Life Decoded by J. Craig Venter
Lifelines: Biology Beyond Determinism by Steven Rose
The little book of science by John Gribbin
Lucy's Child: The Discovery of a Human Ancestor by Donald C. Johanson
Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind by Donald C. Johanson
The Making of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes
Mathematical Carnival by Martin Gardner
Mathematical Circus by Martin Gardnernot in English Common Knowledge
The Mathematical Experience by Philip J. Davis
Mathematics in Western Culture by Morris Kline
Mathematics: The New Golden Age by Keith Devlin
The Mating Game by John Gribbin
The Matter Myth: Dramatic Discoveries That Challenge Our Understanding of Physical Reality by Paul Davies
Mind in Science: A History of Explanations in Psychology and Physics by Richard L. Gregorynot in English Common Knowledge
The Mind of God : The Scientific Basis for a Rational World by Paul Davies
Mind Tools: The Five Levels of Mathematical Reality by Rudolf Rucker
Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life by Steven Johnson
The Mind's I: Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Mirrors in Mind by Richard L. Gregory
Missing Links: In Search of Human Origins by John Reader
Mood Genes: Hunting for Origins of Mania and Depression (Oxford Paperbacks) by Samuel H. Barondes
Multiple Exposures: Chronicles of the Radiation Age by Catherine Caufield
The Neptune File: A Story of Astronomical Rivalry and the Pioneers of Planet Hunting by Tom Standage
New Applications of Mathematics: An Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications Study (Penguin Press Science) by Christine Bondi
The New Scientist Inside Science: The Guide to Science Today (Penguin Press Science) by Richard Fifield
Not in Our Genes: Biology, Ideology, and Human Nature by Richard Lewontin
The Number Sense: How the Mind Creates Mathematics by Stanislas Dehaene
The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation by Matt Ridley
Pandora's Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization by Spencer Wells
The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers by David Wells
Perfect Symmetry: The Search for the Beginning of Time by Heinz R. Pagels
The Predictors: How a Band of Maverick Physicists Used Chaos Theory to Trade Their Way to a Fortune on Wall Street by Thomas A. Bass
The Private Life of the Brain by Susan Greenfield
Project Orion: The True Story of the Atomic Spaceship by George Dyson
QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter by Richard P. Feynman
The Quantum World by John C. Polkinghorne
The red hourglass: lives of the predators by Gordon Grice
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature by Matt Ridley
Richard Feynman: A Life in Science by John Gribbin
The Scars of Evolution by Elaine Morgan
The Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles & Diversions by Martin Gardnernot in English Common Knowledge
The Second Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles and Diversions by Martin Gardner
Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher by Richard P. Feynman
Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein's Relativity, Symmetry, And Space-Time by Richard P. Feynman
Stardust by John Gribbin
Stephen Hawking: A Life in Science by Michael White
The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature by Steven Pinker
The Symbolic Species: The Co-Evolution of Language and the Brain by Terrence W. Deacon
Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order by Steven H. Strogatz
T. Rex & the Crater of Doom by Walter Alvarez
Too Hot to Handle: The Race for Cold Fusion by Frank Close
The Touchstone of Life (Penguin Press Science) by Werner Lowenstein
The Tree: A Natural History of What Trees Are, How They Live, and Why They Matter by Colin Tudge
Turing's Man: Western Culture in the Computer Age by J. David Bolter
Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder by Richard Dawkins
The User Illusion: Cutting Consciousness Down to Size by Tor Nørretranders
The Very First Light: The True Inside Story of the Scientific Journey Back to the Dawn of the Universe by John C. Mather
Visitors from Oz: The Wild Adventures of Dorothy, the Scarecrow, and the Tin Woodman by Martin Gardner
Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions by Lisa Randall
What is the Name of This Book?: The Riddle of Dracula & Other Logical Puzzles by Raymond Smullyan
Why Big Fierce Animals Are Rare: An Ecologist's Perspective by Paul A. Colinvaux
Wider Than the Sky: The Phenomenal Gift of Consciousness by Gerald M. Edelman
Wild Minds: What Animals Really Think by Marc Hauser

Series description

Related people/characters

Related book awards


6dts (287), jbergerot (4), nicbarnard (4), PhaedraB (3), jefbra (3), ExVivre (3), zmeischa (3), enerim (2), scott_beeler (2), civitas (2), gamoia (2), SAvdB (2), BogAl (1), Themis-Athena (1), shmjay (1), domgabfil (1), Domenicani.Messina (1), dxtra (1), DuncanHill (1), dimi777 (1), Jozefus (1), kleh (1), piiker (1), longway (1), Farree (1), LWBLibrary (1), AndreasP (1), SimoneA (1)
About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 159,166,876 books! | Top bar: Always visible