Below is a list of all book reviews published to date in reverse chronological order. If you prefer a visual list, you might also want to browse my Instagram or Pinterest accounts.

    March 2023

  1. Duel Without End: Mankind’s Battle with Microbes
  2. The Invention of Green Colonialism
  3. February 2023

  4. Mesozoic Art: Dinosaurs and Other Ancient Animals in Art
  5. Parasites: The Inside Story
  6. The Secret Perfume of Birds: Uncovering the Science of Avian Scent
  7. Hurricane Lizards and Plastic Squid: How the Natural World is Adapting to Climate Change
  8. January 2023

  9. The Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
  10. The Alpha Female Wolf: The Fierce Legacy of Yellowstone’s 06
  11. How the World Really Works: A Scientist’s Guide to Our Past, Present and Future
  12. Lithium: The Global Race for Battery Dominance and the New Energy Revolution
  13. December 2022

  14. Volt Rush: The Winners and Losers in the Race to Go Green
  15. Breathless: The Scientific Race to Defeat a Deadly Virus
  16. The Guests of Ants: How Myrmecophiles Interact with Their Hosts
  17. Dinosaurs – 10 Things You Should Know: 230 Million Years for People Short on Time
  18. The World the Plague Made: The Black Death and the Rise of Europe
  19. November 2022

  20. The Complete History of the Black Death (Second Edition)
  21. October 2022

  22. When Animals Dream: The Hidden World of Animal Consciousness
  23. September 2022

  24. Travels with Trilobites: Adventures in the Paleozoic
  25. Trilobite! Eyewitness to Evolution
  26. From Extraterrestrials to Animal Minds: Six Myths of Evolution
  27. The Princeton Field Guide to Pterosaurs
  28. Pterosaurs: Natural History, Evolution, Anatomy
  29. August 2022

  30. Tears for Crocodilia: Evolution, Ecology, and the Disappearance of One of the World’s Most Ancient Animals
  31. A Natural History of the Future: What the Laws of Biology Tell Us About the Destiny of the Human Species
  32. When the Sahara Was Green: How Our Greatest Desert Came to Be
  33. An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us
  34. Sex in City Plants, Animals, Fungi, and More: A Guide to Reproductive Diversity
  35. Different: What Apes Can Teach Us About Gender
  36. July 2022

  37. Imbattable, Tome 3: Le Cauchemar des Malfrats
  38. The Earth – A Biography of Life: The Story of Life on Our Planet through 47 Incredible Organisms
  39. The Art and Science of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs
  40. The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity
  41. June 2022

  42. The Rise and Reign of the Mammals: A New History, from the Shadow of the Dinosaurs to Us
  43. The Internet Is Not What You Think It Is: A History, a Philosophy, a Warning
  44. The Last Days of the Dinosaurs: An Asteroid, Extinction, and the Beginning of Our World
  45. Immune: A Journey into the Mysterious System That Keeps You Alive
  46. Regenesis: Feeding the World Without Devouring the Planet
  47. May 2022

  48. Tropical Arctic: Lost Plants, Future Climates, and the Discovery of Ancient Greenland
  49. The Sloth Lemur’s Song: Madagascar from the Deep Past to the Uncertain Present
  50. The Process of Animal Domestication
  51. Adrift: The Curious Tale of the Lego Lost at Sea
  52. The Pyrocene: How We Created an Age of Fire, and What Happens Next
  53. April 2022

  54. The Redemption of Wolf 302: From Renegade to Yellowstone Alpha Male
  55. Jungle: How Tropical Forests Shaped the World – and Us
  56. Scorched Earth: Environmental Warfare as a Crime against Humanity and Nature
  57. March 2022

  58. The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a Schoolteacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History
  59. Super Volcanoes: What They Reveal about Earth and the Worlds Beyond
  60. A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You
  61. Otherlands: A World in the Making
  62. Explorers of Deep Time: Paleontologists and the History of Life
  63. Notes from Deep Time: A Journey Through Our Past and Future Worlds
  64. February 2022

  65. Finding the Mother Tree: Uncovering the Wisdom and Intelligence of the Forest
  66. Paleontology: An Illustrated History
  67. Drawing and Painting Dinosaurs: Using Art and Science to Bring the Past to Life
  68. Viral: The Search for the Origin of COVID-19
  69. A Question of Power: Electricity and the Wealth of Nations
  70. Great Adaptations: Star-Nosed Moles, Electric Eels and Other Tales of Evolution’s Mysteries Solved
  71. January 2022

  72. Mammalian Paleoecology: Using the Past to Study the Present
  73. The Ocean’s Whistleblower: The Remarkable Life and Work of Daniel Pauly
  74. Being a Human: Adventures in 40,000 Years of Consciousness
  75. The Incredible Journey of Plants
  76. Scientist: E. O. Wilson: A Life in Nature
  77. December 2021

  78. Observing Evolution: Peppered Moths and the Discovery of Parallel Melanism
  79. Fire & Ice: The Volcanoes of the Solar System
  80. Plagues upon the Earth: Disease and the Course of Human History
  81. Sentient: What Animals Reveal About Our Senses
  82. The Contamination of the Earth: A History of Pollutions in the Industrial Age
  83. November 2021

  84. Aesop’s Animals: The Science Behind the Fables
  85. Aesop’s Fables
  86. The Wood Age: How One Material Shaped the Whole of Human History
  87. A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters
  88. London Clay: Journeys in the Deep City
  89. Life in the Cosmos: From Biosignatures to Technosignatures
  90. October 2021

  91. Life as We Made It: How 50,000 Years of Human Innovation Refined – and Redefined – Nature
  92. The World for Sale: Money, Power and the Traders Who Barter the Earth’s Resources
  93. Our Biggest Experiment: A History of the Climate Crisis
  94. Land of Wondrous Cold: The Race to Discover Antarctica and Unlock the Secrets of Its Ice
  95. Dinopedia: A Brief Compendium of Dinosaur Lore
  96. September 2021

  97. The Empty Sea: The Future of the Blue Economy
  98. Worlds in Shadow: Submerged Lands in Science, Memory and Myth
  99. Weird Earth: Debunking Strange Ideas about Our Planet
  100. Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive
  101. Islands of Abandonment: Life in the Post-Human Landscape
  102. Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse
  103. August 2021

  104. First Light: Switching on Stars at the Dawn of Time
  105. The Cheating Cell: How Evolution Helps Us Understand and Treat Cancer
  106. Fossilization: Understanding the Material Nature of Ancient Plants and Animals
  107. On the Origin of Evolution: Tracing ‘Darwin’s Dangerous Idea’ from Aristotle to DNA
  108. Life Changing: How Humans Are Altering Life on Earth
  109. The Story of Evolution in 25 Discoveries: The Evidence and the People Who Found It
  110. The Genesis Quest: The Geniuses and Eccentrics on a Journey to Uncover the Origin of Life on Earth
  111. July 2021

  112. A Curious Boy: The Making of a Scientist
  113. Alien Oceans: The Search for Life in the Depths of Space
  114. Ocean Worlds: The Story of Seas on Earth and Other Planets
  115. The Science of Middle-Earth: A New Understanding of Tolkien and His World
  116. Ant Architecture: The Wonder, Beauty, and Science of Underground Nests
  117. What Is Health? Allostasis and the Evolution of Human Design
  118. June 2021

  119. The Zoologist’s Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal about Aliens – and Ourselves
  120. Vampirology: The Science of Horror’s Most Famous Fiend
  121. Dead Zones: The Loss of Oxygen from Rivers, Lakes, Seas, and the Ocean
  122. Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live
  123. Spider Webs: Behavior, Function, and Evolution
  124. Beasts Before Us: The Untold Story of Mammal Origins and Evolution
  125. Dinosaurs Without Bones: Dinosaur Lives Revealed by Their Trace Fossils
  126. May 2021

  127. Locked in Time: Animal Behavior Unearthed in 50 Extraordinary Fossils
  128. Lessons from Plants
  129. A Dominant Character: The Radical Science and Restless Politics of J. B. S. Haldane
  130. Yellowstone Wolves: Science and Discovery in the World’s First National Park
  131. April 2021

  132. The Rare Metals War: The Dark Side of Clean Energy and Digital Technologies
  133. The Elements of Power: Gadgets, Guns, and the Struggle for a Sustainable Future in the Rare Metal Age
  134. Why Fish Don’t Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life
  135. We Know It When We See It: What the Neurobiology of Vision Tells Us About How We Think
  136. The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis
  137. New World Monkeys: The Evolutionary Odyssey
  138. How to Make a Vaccine: An Essential Guide for COVID-19 & Beyond
  139. March 2021

  140. A Planet of Viruses (Third Edition)
  141. The Brilliant Abyss: True Tales of Exploring the Deep Sea, Discovering Hidden Life and Selling the Seabed
  142. Escape from Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity
  143. Viruses, Pandemics, and Immunity
  144. The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past
  145. Fossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind
  146. February 2021

  147. Jurassic West: The Dinosaurs of the Morrison Formation and Their World (Second Edition)
  148. The Reign of Wolf 21: The Saga of Yellowstone’s Legendary Druid Pack
  149. Earth Wars: The Battle for Global Resources
  150. Catastrophic Thinking: Extinction and the Value of Diversity from Darwin to the Anthropocene
  151. January 2021

  152. The Great Acceleration: An Environmental History of the Anthropocene Since 1945
  153. Future Sea: How to Rescue and Protect the World’s Oceans
  154. Cataclysms: An Environmental History of Humanity
  155. Techno-Fix: Why Technology Won’t Save Us or the Environment
  156. December 2020

  157. Rivers of Power: How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms, Destroyed Civilizations, and Shapes Our World
  158. Ancient Bones: Unearthing the Astonishing New Story of How We Became Human
  159. The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins
  160. Neanderthal Language: Demystifying the Linguistic Powers of our Extinct Cousins
  161. Europasaurus: Life on Jurassic Islands / Urzeitinseln voller Leben
  162. Metazoa: Animal Minds and the Birth of Consciousness
  163. Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life
  164. Marvelous Microfossils: Creators, Timekeepers, Architects
  165. November 2020

  166. Terrestrial Impact Structures: The TanDEM-X Atlas (2-Volume Set)
  167. Contingency and Convergence: Toward a Cosmic Biology of Body and Mind
  168. Convergent Evolution on Earth: Lessons for the Search for Extraterrestrial Life
  169. Convergent Evolution: Limited Forms Most Beautiful
  170. Finding our Place in the Universe: How We Discovered Laniakea – the Milky Way’s Home
  171. October 2020

  172. A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future
  173. Irrationality: A History of the Dark Side of Reason
  174. Army Ants: Nature’s Ultimate Social Hunters
  175. Planetary Accounting: Quantifying How to Live Within Planetary Limits at Different Scales of Human Activity
  176. Limits: Why Malthus Was Wrong and Why Environmentalists Should Care
  177. The Rise of Wolf 8: Witnessing the Triumph of Yellowstone’s Underdog
  178. Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds and Shape Our Futures
  179. September 2020

  180. Sticking Together: The Science of Adhesion
  181. Oxford Dictionary of Zoology (Fifth Edition)
  182. The COVID-19 Catastrophe: What’s Gone Wrong and How to Stop It Happening Again
  183. The Journeys of Trees: A Story about Forests, People, and the Future
  184. Science in Black and White: How Biology and Environment Shape Our Racial Divide
  185. August 2020

  186. Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art
  187. Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl
  188. The Inside Out of Flies
  189. The Secret Life of Flies
  190. Volcanotectonics: Understanding the Structure, Deformation and Dynamics of Volcanoes
  191. Volcanoes (Second Edition)
  192. July 2020

  193. COVID-19: The Pandemic that Never Should Have Happened, and How to Stop the Next One
  194. Natural: The Seductive Myth of Nature’s Goodness
  195. On the Prowl: In Search of Big Cat Origins
  196. Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals
  197. Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel
  198. Understanding Coronavirus
  199. June 2020

  200. Life through the Ages II: Twenty-First Century Visions of Prehistory
  201. Desert Navigator: The Journey of an Ant
  202. The Flaws That Kill Our Democracy
  203. Growth: From Microorganisms to Megacities
  204. May 2020

  205. The Technology Trap: Capital, Labor, and Power in the Age of Automation
  206. How to Predict Everything: The Formula Transforming What We Know About Life and the Universe
  207. Tree Story: The History of the World Written in Rings
  208. Time and the Generations: Population Ethics for a Diminishing Planet
  209. Ocean Circulation in Three Dimensions
  210. April 2020

  211. Universe in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of Life
  212. More from Less: The Surprising Story of How We Learned to Prosper Using Fewer Resources – And What Happens Next
  213. Dangerous Earth: What We Wish We Knew about Volcanoes, Hurricanes, Climate Change, Earthquakes, and More
  214. Oceans of Kansas: A Natural History of the Western Interior Sea (Second Edition)
  215. In Defence of Democracy
  216. Against Democracy
  217. The Rules of Contagion: Why Things Spread – and Why They Stop
  218. March 2020

  219. Beasts and Gods: How Democracy Changed its Meaning and Lost its Purpose
  220. Some Assembly Required: Decoding Four Billion Years of Life, from Ancient Fossils to DNA
  221. Disaster by Choice: How Our Actions Turn Natural Hazards into Catastrophes
  222. Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
  223. Before the Collapse: A Guide to the Other Side of Growth
  224. Why Chimpanzees Can’t Learn Language and Only Humans Can
  225. A Book of Rather Strange Animals: Highlighting the Wonders of Evolution and the Extraordinary Diversity of Life
  226. How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems
  227. Fraud in the Lab: The High Stakes of Scientific Research
  228. February 2020

  229. The Anthropocene as a Geological Time Unit: A Guide to the Scientific Evidence and Current Debate
  230. Ocean Recovery: A Sustainable Future for Global Fisheries?
  231. A Polar Affair: Antarctica’s Forgotten Hero and the Secret Love Lives of Penguins
  232. End Times: A Brief Guide to the End of the World
  233. The Ice at the End of the World: An Epic Journey Into Greenland’s Buried Past and Our Perilous Future
  234. Visions of Lost Worlds: The Paleoart of Jay Matternes
  235. The Invertebrate Tree of Life
  236. January 2020

  237. The Story of the Dinosaurs in 25 Discoveries: Amazing Fossils and the People Who Found Them
  238. Dance of the Dung Beetles: Their Role in Our Changing World
  239. The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
  240. Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime
  241. Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime
  242. December 2019

  243. The Case Against Reality: How Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes
  244. Superlative: The Biology of Extremes
  245. Assembling the Dinosaur: Fossil Hunters, Tycoons, and the Making of a Spectacle
  246. American Dinosaur Abroad: A Cultural History of Carnegie’s Plaster Diplodocus
  247. Rage Inside The Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the Internet Making Bigots of Us All
  248. November 2019

  249. How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories
  250. Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us
  251. Wild Sea: A History of the Southern Ocean
  252. Fire in the Sky: Cosmic Collisions, Killer Asteroids, and the Race to Defend Earth
  253. Abundant Earth: Toward an Ecological Civilization
  254. The Outlaw Ocean: Crime and Survival in the Last Untamed Frontier
  255. Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore
  256. October 2019

  257. The Rise of Reptiles: 320 Million Years of Evolution
  258. An Atlas of Geographical Wonders: From Mountaintops to Riverbeds
  259. The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past
  260. Why North is Up: Map Conventions and Where They Came From
  261. The Smart Neanderthal: Cave Art, Bird Catching & the Cognitive Revolution
  262. Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations
  263. The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future
  264. September 2019

  265. The Selfish Ape: Human Nature and Our Path to Extinction
  266. Through a Glass Brightly: Using Science to See Our Species as We Really Are
  267. Rates of Evolution: A Quantitative Synthesis
  268. Fires of Life: Endothermy in Birds and Mammals
  269. Tracking the Highland Tiger: In Search of Scottish Wildcats
  270. Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet
  271. Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holes
  272. The Frayed Atlantic Edge: A Historian’s Journey from Shetland to the Channel
  273. The Dark Side of the Hive: The Evolution of the Imperfect Honeybee
  274. Journeys in the Wild: The Secret Life of a Cameraman
  275. August 2019

  276. Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Teach Us about Ourselves
  277. The Misinformation Age: How False Beliefs Spread
  278. The Deep: The Hidden Wonders of Our Oceans and How We Can Protect Them
  279. Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology
  280. Unravelling the Double Helix: The Lost Heroes of DNA
  281. How to Walk on Water and Climb up Walls: Animal Movement and the Robots of the Future
  282. Everything is Fucked: A Book about Hope
  283. Good Enough: The Tolerance for Mediocrity in Nature and Society
  284. Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
  285. Cold Rush: The Astonishing True Story of the New Quest for the Polar North
  286. July 2019

  287. Why Good People Do Bad Environmental Things
  288. Traces: The Memoir of a Forensic Scientist and Criminal Investigator
  289. Symphony in C: Carbon and the Evolution of (Almost) Everything
  290. Biology’s First Law: The Tendency for Diversity & Complexity to Increase in Evolutionary Systems
  291. Life Finds a Way: What Evolution Teaches Us About Creativity
  292. Nonsense on Stilts: How to Tell Science from Bunk (Second Edition)
  293. Superior: The Return of Race Science
  294. Flora of Middle-Earth: Plants of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Legendarium
  295. December June 2019

  296. Vanishing Fish: Shifting Baselines and the Future of Global Fisheries
  297. The Tales Teeth Tell: Development, Evolution, Behavior
  298. Can Democracy Work? A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World
  299. The Internet Trap: How the Digital Economy Builds Monopolies and Undermines Democracy
  300. Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation
  301. Discovering Retroviruses: Beacons in the Biosphere
  302. I, Mammal: The Story of What Makes Us Mammals
  303. Upheaval: How Nations Cope with Crisis and Change
  304. May 2019

  305. The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks: Tales of Important Geological Puzzles and the People Who Solved Them
  306. Origins: How the Earth Made Us
  307. Serendipity: An Ecologist’s Quest to Understand Nature
  308. Underground: A Human History of the Worlds Beneath Our Feet
  309. Underland: A Deep Time Journey
  310. Virusphere: From Common Colds to Ebola Epidemics: Why We Need the Viruses that Plague Us
  311. Hacking the Code of Life: How Gene Editing Will Rewrite Our Futures
  312. The Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall
  313. Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline
  314. Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System
  315. April 2019

  316. Genesis: On the Deep Origin of Societies
  317. Anti-Science and the Assault on Democracy: Defending Reason in a Free Society
  318. Imbattable, Tome 1: Justice et Légumes Frais & Tome 2: Super-Héros de Proximité
  319. Cosmic Impact: Understanding the Threat to Earth from Asteroids and Comets
  320. Skeleton Keys: The Secret Life of Bone
  321. Exoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial Life
  322. The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History
  323. Carboniferous Giants and Mass Extinction: The Late Paleozoic Ice Age World
  324. The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record
  325. Tropical Forests in Prehistory, History, and Modernity
  326. March 2019

  327. The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future
  328. The Goodness Paradox: How Evolution Made Us More and Less Violent
  329. Lost Anatomies: The Evolution of the Human Form
  330. Curators: Behind the Scenes of Natural History Museums
  331. Nature’s Mutiny: How the Little Ice Age Transformed the West and Shaped the Present
  332. A Matter of Taste: A Farmers’ Market Devotee’s Semi-Reluctant Argument for Inviting Scientific Innovation to the Dinner Table
  333. The Drunken Monkey: Why We Drink and Abuse Alcohol
  334. Liquid: The Delightful and Dangerous Substances That Flow Through Our Lives
  335. Quarks to Culture: How We Came to Be
  336. Evolutions: Fifteen Myths That Explain Our World
  337. The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge
  338. February 2019

  339. The Wolf Within: The Astonishing Evolution of the Wolf into Man’s Best Friend
  340. Structural Geology (Second Edition)
  341. The Demon in the Machine: How Hidden Webs of Information Are Finally Solving the Mystery of Life
  342. Essentials of Geology (13th Edition)
  343. The Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe: How To Know What’s Really Real in a World Increasingly Full of Fake
  344. Plight of the Living Dead: What Real-Life Zombies Reveal About Our World – and Ourselves
  345. January 2019

  346. Kin: How We Came to Know Our Microbe Relatives
  347. Never Home Alone: From Microbes to Millipedes, Camel Crickets, and Honeybees, the Natural History of Where We Live
  348. Sloths! A Celebration of the World’s Most Maligned Mammal
  349. Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate of Populations
  350. Underbug: An Obsessive Tale of Termites and Technology
  351. Don’t Be Such a Scientist: Talking Substance in an Age of Style (Second Edition)
  352. Extreme Conservation: Life at the Edges of the World
  353. Extended Heredity: A New Understanding of Inheritance and Evolution
  354. The Epigenetics Revolution: How Modern Biology is Rewriting Our Understanding of Genetics, Disease and Inheritance
  355. The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet
  356. Lamarck’s Revenge: How Epigenetics Is Revolutionizing Our Understanding of Evolution’s Past and Present
  357. Ancestors in Our Genome: The New Science of Human Evolution
  358. December 2018

  359. Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are
  360. End of the Megafauna: The Fate of the World’s Hugest, Fiercest, and Strangest Animals
  361. The Art of Animal Anatomy: All Life is Here, Dissected and Depicted
  362. Energy: A Human History
  363. Across the Bridge: Understanding the Origin of the Vertebrates
  364. King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology
  365. When Humans Nearly Vanished: The Catastrophic Explosion of the Toba Volcano
  366. Luminous Creatures: The History and Science of Light Production in Living Organisms
  367. November 2018

  368. The Ethnobotany of Eden: Rethinking the Jungle Medicine Narrative
  369. Human Errors: A Panorama of Our Glitches, from Pointless Bones to Broken Genes
  370. Burning Up: A Global History of Fossil Fuel Consumption
  371. Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter
  372. Eyes to See: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature
  373. The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us
  374. The Revolutionary Genius of Plants: A New Understanding of Plant Intelligence and Behavior
  375. Smilodon: The Iconic Sabertooth
  376. Volcanoes: Encounters Through the Ages
  377. Erebus: The Story of a Ship
  378. The Cradle of Humanity: How the Changing Landscape of Africa Made Us So Smart
  379. October 2018

  380. How Scientific Progress Occurs: Incrementalism and the Life Sciences
  381. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (50th Anniversary Edition)
  382. The Edge of Memory: Ancient Stories, Oral Tradition and the Post-Glacial World
  383. Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking
  384. Genetics in the Madhouse: The Unknown History of Human Heredity
  385. Orca: How We Came to Know and Love the Ocean’s Greatest Predator
  386. Microbes from Hell
  387. The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization
  388. Life on Mars: What to Know Before We Go
  389. The Curious Life of Krill: A Conservation Story from the Bottom of the World
  390. Tomorrow’s Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food (Second Edition)
  391. September 2018

  392. Gene Machine: The Race to Decipher the Secrets of the Ribosome
  393. Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World
  394. The Palaeoartist’s Handbook: Recreating Prehistoric Animals in Art
  395. The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth’s Ultimate Trophy
  396. Dinner with Darwin: Food, Drink, and Evolution
  397. The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
  398. The Tectonic Plates are Moving!
  399. Vaquita: Science, Politics, and Crime in the Sea of Cortez
  400. The Seneca Effect: Why Growth is Slow but Collapse is Rapid
  401. Land Bridges: Ancient Environments, Plant Migrations, and New World Connections
  402. August 2018

  403. The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money
  404. She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity
  405. The Art of Naming
  406. Brave New Arctic: The Untold Story of the Melting North
  407. Science Unlimited? The Challenges of Scientism
  408. Should We Control World Population?
  409. An Essay on the Principle of Population: The 1803 Edition
  410. The Equations of Life: The Hidden Rules Shaping Evolution
  411. Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States
  412. Earth History and Palaeogeography
  413. July 2018

  414. Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science
  415. The Enlightened Gene: Biology, Buddhism, and the Convergence That Explains the World
  416. After Man: A Zoology of the Future
  417. Animal Internet: Nature and the Digital Revolution
  418. A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice
  419. Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees
  420. Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World’s Largest Animals
  421. Unnatural Selection
  422. The Spinning Magnet: The Force That Created the Modern World – and Could Destroy It
  423. June 2018

  424. Too Big to Walk: The New Science of Dinosaurs
  425. The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Conflicting Visions of the Future of Our Planet
  426. Viruses: Agents of Evolutionary Invention
  427. Superbugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria
  428. May 2018

  429. The Oceans: A Deep History
  430. Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time
  431. The First Domestication: How Wolves and Humans Coevolved
  432. The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilisation
  433. A Taste for the Beautiful: The Evolution of Attraction
  434. The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century
  435. Eye of the Shoal: A Fish-Watcher’s Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything
  436. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World
  437. Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the New Science of the Human Past
  438. April 2018

  439. Planet of Microbes: The Perils and Potential of Earth’s Essential Life Forms
  440. The Lost Species: Great Expeditions in the Collections of Natural History Museums
  441. What It’s Like to Be a Dog: And Other Adventures in Animal Neuroscience
  442. The Great Leveler: Violence and the History of Inequality from the Stone Age to the Twenty-First Century
  443. Strange Survivors: How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life
  444. Fishing: How the Sea Fed Civilization
  445. Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong On GMOs
  446. March 2018

  447. Effective Conservation Science: Data Not Dogma
  448. Defending Biodiversity: Environmental Science and Ethics
  449. Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
  450. Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion
  451. February 2018

  452. Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution
  453. Understanding Ignorance: The Surprising Impact of What We Don’t Know
  454. Deep-Sea Fishes: Biology, Diversity, Ecology and Fisheries
  455. The Evolution Underground: Burrows, Bunkers, and the Marvelous Subterranean World Beneath Our Feet
  456. January 2018

  457. Getting Science Wrong: Why the Philosophy of Science Matters
  458. Mate Choice: The Evolution of Sexual Decision Making from Microbes to Humans
  459. Monarchs of the Sea: The Extraordinary 500-Million-Year History of Cephalopods
  460. Numbers and the Making of Us: Counting and the Course of Human Cultures
  461. The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional
  462. December 2017

  463. Dinosaur Art 2: The Cutting Edge of Paleoart
  464. Shark Attacks: Myths, Misunderstandings and Human Fear
  465. Creatures Born of Mud and Slime: The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation
  466. Patrons of Paleontology: How Government Support Shaped a Science
  467. The Big Conservation Lie: The Untold Story of Wildlife Conservation in Kenya
  468. November 2017

  469. Evolving God: A Provocative View on the Origins of Religion
  470. The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, & the End of an Empire
  471. All the Boats on the Ocean: How Government Subsidies Led to Global Overfishing
  472. The Irresponsible Pursuit of Paradise (Second Edition)
  473. Stepping in the Same River Twice: Replication in Biological Research
  474. Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9
  475. Scale: The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies
  476. A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution
  477. Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams
  478. October 2017

  479. Paleoart: Visions of the Prehistoric Past, 1830-1980
  480. Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction
  481. Evolution’s Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins
  482. Deep Thinkers: An Exploration of Intelligence in Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
  483. Are Dolphins Really Smart? The Mammal Behind the Myth
  484. The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins
  485. Cataclysms: A New Geology for the Twenty-First Century
  486. The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth’s Past Mass Extinctions
  487. Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science
  488. September 2017

  489. Never Out of Season: How Having the Food We Want When We Want it Threatens Our Food Supply and Our Future
  490. Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins
  491. Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?