Archive

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.

    June 2022

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

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

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

  17. The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a Schoolteacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History
  18. Super Volcanoes: What They Reveal about Earth and the Worlds Beyond
  19. A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You
  20. Otherlands: A World in the Making
  21. Explorers of Deep Time: Paleontologists and the History of Life
  22. Notes from Deep Time: A Journey Through Our Past and Future Worlds
  23. February 2022

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

  31. Mammalian Paleoecology: Using the Past to Study the Present
  32. The Ocean’s Whistleblower: The Remarkable Life and Work of Daniel Pauly
  33. Being a Human: Adventures in 40,000 Years of Consciousness
  34. The Incredible Journey of Plants
  35. Scientist: E. O. Wilson: A Life in Nature
  36. December 2021

  37. Observing Evolution: Peppered Moths and the Discovery of Parallel Melanism
  38. Fire & Ice: The Volcanoes of the Solar System
  39. Plagues upon the Earth: Disease and the Course of Human History
  40. Sentient: What Animals Reveal About Our Senses
  41. The Contamination of the Earth: A History of Pollutions in the Industrial Age
  42. November 2021

  43. Aesop’s Animals: The Science Behind the Fables
  44. Aesop’s Fables
  45. The Wood Age: How One Material Shaped the Whole of Human History
  46. A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters
  47. London Clay: Journeys in the Deep City
  48. Life in the Cosmos: From Biosignatures to Technosignatures
  49. October 2021

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

  56. The Empty Sea: The Future of the Blue Economy
  57. Worlds in Shadow: Submerged Lands in Science, Memory and Myth
  58. Weird Earth: Debunking Strange Ideas about Our Planet
  59. Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive
  60. Islands of Abandonment: Life in the Post-Human Landscape
  61. Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse
  62. August 2021

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

  71. A Curious Boy: The Making of a Scientist
  72. Alien Oceans: The Search for Life in the Depths of Space
  73. Ocean Worlds: The Story of Seas on Earth and Other Planets
  74. The Science of Middle-Earth: A New Understanding of Tolkien and His World
  75. Ant Architecture: The Wonder, Beauty, and Science of Underground Nests
  76. What Is Health? Allostasis and the Evolution of Human Design
  77. June 2021

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

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

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

  99. A Planet of Viruses (Third Edition)
  100. The Brilliant Abyss: True Tales of Exploring the Deep Sea, Discovering Hidden Life and Selling the Seabed
  101. Escape from Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity
  102. Viruses, Pandemics, and Immunity
  103. The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past
  104. Fossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind
  105. February 2021

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

  111. The Great Acceleration: An Environmental History of the Anthropocene Since 1945
  112. Future Sea: How to Rescue and Protect the World’s Oceans
  113. Cataclysms: An Environmental History of Humanity
  114. Techno-Fix: Why Technology Won’t Save Us or the Environment
  115. December 2020

  116. Rivers of Power: How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms, Destroyed Civilizations, and Shapes Our World
  117. Ancient Bones: Unearthing the Astonishing New Story of How We Became Human
  118. The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins
  119. Neanderthal Language: Demystifying the Linguistic Powers of our Extinct Cousins
  120. Europasaurus: Life on Jurassic Islands / Urzeitinseln voller Leben
  121. Metazoa: Animal Minds and the Birth of Consciousness
  122. Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life
  123. Marvelous Microfossils: Creators, Timekeepers, Architects
  124. November 2020

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

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

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

  145. Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art
  146. Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl
  147. The Inside Out of Flies
  148. The Secret Life of Flies
  149. Volcanotectonics: Understanding the Structure, Deformation and Dynamics of Volcanoes
  150. Volcanoes (Second Edition)
  151. July 2020

  152. COVID-19: The Pandemic that Never Should Have Happened, and How to Stop the Next One
  153. Natural: The Seductive Myth of Nature’s Goodness
  154. On the Prowl: In Search of Big Cat Origins
  155. Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals
  156. Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel
  157. Understanding Coronavirus
  158. June 2020

  159. Life through the Ages II: Twenty-First Century Visions of Prehistory
  160. Desert Navigator: The Journey of an Ant
  161. The Flaws That Kill Our Democracy
  162. Growth: From Microorganisms to Megacities
  163. May 2020

  164. The Technology Trap: Capital, Labor, and Power in the Age of Automation
  165. How to Predict Everything: The Formula Transforming What We Know About Life and the Universe
  166. Tree Story: The History of the World Written in Rings
  167. Time and the Generations: Population Ethics for a Diminishing Planet
  168. Ocean Circulation in Three Dimensions
  169. April 2020

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

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

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

  196. The Story of the Dinosaurs in 25 Discoveries: Amazing Fossils and the People Who Found Them
  197. Dance of the Dung Beetles: Their Role in Our Changing World
  198. The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
  199. Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime
  200. Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime
  201. December 2019

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

  208. How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories
  209. Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us
  210. Wild Sea: A History of the Southern Ocean
  211. Fire in the Sky: Cosmic Collisions, Killer Asteroids, and the Race to Defend Earth
  212. Abundant Earth: Toward an Ecological Civilization
  213. The Outlaw Ocean: Crime and Survival in the Last Untamed Frontier
  214. Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore
  215. October 2019

  216. The Rise of Reptiles: 320 Million Years of Evolution
  217. An Atlas of Geographical Wonders: From Mountaintops to Riverbeds
  218. The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past
  219. Why North is Up: Map Conventions and Where They Came From
  220. The Smart Neanderthal: Cave Art, Bird Catching & the Cognitive Revolution
  221. Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations
  222. The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future
  223. September 2019

  224. The Selfish Ape: Human Nature and Our Path to Extinction
  225. Through a Glass Brightly: Using Science to See Our Species as We Really Are
  226. Rates of Evolution: A Quantitative Synthesis
  227. Fires of Life: Endothermy in Birds and Mammals
  228. Tracking the Highland Tiger: In Search of Scottish Wildcats
  229. Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet
  230. Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holes
  231. The Frayed Atlantic Edge: A Historian’s Journey from Shetland to the Channel
  232. The Dark Side of the Hive: The Evolution of the Imperfect Honeybee
  233. Journeys in the Wild: The Secret Life of a Cameraman
  234. August 2019

  235. Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Teach Us about Ourselves
  236. The Misinformation Age: How False Beliefs Spread
  237. The Deep: The Hidden Wonders of Our Oceans and How We Can Protect Them
  238. Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology
  239. Unravelling the Double Helix: The Lost Heroes of DNA
  240. How to Walk on Water and Climb up Walls: Animal Movement and the Robots of the Future
  241. Everything is Fucked: A Book about Hope
  242. Good Enough: The Tolerance for Mediocrity in Nature and Society
  243. Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
  244. Cold Rush: The Astonishing True Story of the New Quest for the Polar North
  245. July 2019

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

  255. Vanishing Fish: Shifting Baselines and the Future of Global Fisheries
  256. The Tales Teeth Tell: Development, Evolution, Behavior
  257. Can Democracy Work? A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World
  258. The Internet Trap: How the Digital Economy Builds Monopolies and Undermines Democracy
  259. Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation
  260. Discovering Retroviruses: Beacons in the Biosphere
  261. I, Mammal: The Story of What Makes Us Mammals
  262. Upheaval: How Nations Cope with Crisis and Change
  263. May 2019

  264. The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks: Tales of Important Geological Puzzles and the People Who Solved Them
  265. Origins: How the Earth Made Us
  266. Serendipity: An Ecologist’s Quest to Understand Nature
  267. Underground: A Human History of the Worlds Beneath Our Feet
  268. Underland: A Deep Time Journey
  269. Virusphere: From Common Colds to Ebola Epidemics: Why We Need the Viruses that Plague Us
  270. Hacking the Code of Life: How Gene Editing Will Rewrite Our Futures
  271. The Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall
  272. Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline
  273. Catching Stardust: Comets, Asteroids and the Birth of the Solar System
  274. April 2019

  275. Genesis: On the Deep Origin of Societies
  276. Anti-Science and the Assault on Democracy: Defending Reason in a Free Society
  277. Imbattable, Tome 1: Justice et Légumes Frais & Tome 2: Super-Héros de Proximité
  278. Cosmic Impact: Understanding the Threat to Earth from Asteroids and Comets
  279. Skeleton Keys: The Secret Life of Bone
  280. Exoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial Life
  281. The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History
  282. Carboniferous Giants and Mass Extinction: The Late Paleozoic Ice Age World
  283. The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record
  284. Tropical Forests in Prehistory, History, and Modernity
  285. March 2019

  286. The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future
  287. The Goodness Paradox: How Evolution Made Us More and Less Violent
  288. Lost Anatomies: The Evolution of the Human Form
  289. Curators: Behind the Scenes of Natural History Museums
  290. Nature’s Mutiny: How the Little Ice Age Transformed the West and Shaped the Present
  291. A Matter of Taste: A Farmers’ Market Devotee’s Semi-Reluctant Argument for Inviting Scientific Innovation to the Dinner Table
  292. The Drunken Monkey: Why We Drink and Abuse Alcohol
  293. Liquid: The Delightful and Dangerous Substances That Flow Through Our Lives
  294. Quarks to Culture: How We Came to Be
  295. Evolutions: Fifteen Myths That Explain Our World
  296. The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge
  297. February 2019

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

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

  318. Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are
  319. End of the Megafauna: The Fate of the World’s Hugest, Fiercest, and Strangest Animals
  320. The Art of Animal Anatomy: All Life is Here, Dissected and Depicted
  321. Energy: A Human History
  322. Across the Bridge: Understanding the Origin of the Vertebrates
  323. King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology
  324. When Humans Nearly Vanished: The Catastrophic Explosion of the Toba Volcano
  325. Luminous Creatures: The History and Science of Light Production in Living Organisms
  326. November 2018

  327. The Ethnobotany of Eden: Rethinking the Jungle Medicine Narrative
  328. Human Errors: A Panorama of Our Glitches, from Pointless Bones to Broken Genes
  329. Burning Up: A Global History of Fossil Fuel Consumption
  330. Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter
  331. Eyes to See: The Astonishing Variety of Vision in Nature
  332. The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us
  333. The Revolutionary Genius of Plants: A New Understanding of Plant Intelligence and Behavior
  334. Smilodon: The Iconic Sabertooth
  335. Volcanoes: Encounters Through the Ages
  336. Erebus: The Story of a Ship
  337. The Cradle of Humanity: How the Changing Landscape of Africa Made Us So Smart
  338. October 2018

  339. How Scientific Progress Occurs: Incrementalism and the Life Sciences
  340. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (50th Anniversary Edition)
  341. The Edge of Memory: Ancient Stories, Oral Tradition and the Post-Glacial World
  342. Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking
  343. Genetics in the Madhouse: The Unknown History of Human Heredity
  344. Orca: How We Came to Know and Love the Ocean’s Greatest Predator
  345. Microbes from Hell
  346. The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization
  347. Life on Mars: What to Know Before We Go
  348. The Curious Life of Krill: A Conservation Story from the Bottom of the World
  349. Tomorrow’s Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food (Second Edition)
  350. September 2018

  351. Gene Machine: The Race to Decipher the Secrets of the Ribosome
  352. Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World
  353. The Palaeoartist’s Handbook: Recreating Prehistoric Animals in Art
  354. The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth’s Ultimate Trophy
  355. Dinner with Darwin: Food, Drink, and Evolution
  356. The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life
  357. The Tectonic Plates are Moving!
  358. Vaquita: Science, Politics, and Crime in the Sea of Cortez
  359. The Seneca Effect: Why Growth is Slow but Collapse is Rapid
  360. Land Bridges: Ancient Environments, Plant Migrations, and New World Connections
  361. August 2018

  362. The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money
  363. She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity
  364. The Art of Naming
  365. Brave New Arctic: The Untold Story of the Melting North
  366. Science Unlimited? The Challenges of Scientism
  367. Should We Control World Population?
  368. An Essay on the Principle of Population: The 1803 Edition
  369. The Equations of Life: The Hidden Rules Shaping Evolution
  370. Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States
  371. Earth History and Palaeogeography
  372. July 2018

  373. Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science
  374. The Enlightened Gene: Biology, Buddhism, and the Convergence That Explains the World
  375. After Man: A Zoology of the Future
  376. Animal Internet: Nature and the Digital Revolution
  377. A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice
  378. Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees
  379. Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World’s Largest Animals
  380. Unnatural Selection
  381. The Spinning Magnet: The Force That Created the Modern World – and Could Destroy It
  382. June 2018

  383. Too Big to Walk: The New Science of Dinosaurs
  384. The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Conflicting Visions of the Future of Our Planet
  385. Viruses: Agents of Evolutionary Invention
  386. Superbugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria
  387. May 2018

  388. The Oceans: A Deep History
  389. Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time
  390. The First Domestication: How Wolves and Humans Coevolved
  391. The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilisation
  392. A Taste for the Beautiful: The Evolution of Attraction
  393. The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century
  394. Eye of the Shoal: A Fish-Watcher’s Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything
  395. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World
  396. Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the New Science of the Human Past
  397. April 2018

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

  406. Effective Conservation Science: Data Not Dogma
  407. Defending Biodiversity: Environmental Science and Ethics
  408. Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
  409. Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion
  410. February 2018

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

  416. Getting Science Wrong: Why the Philosophy of Science Matters
  417. Mate Choice: The Evolution of Sexual Decision Making from Microbes to Humans
  418. Monarchs of the Sea: The Extraordinary 500-Million-Year History of Cephalopods
  419. Numbers and the Making of Us: Counting and the Course of Human Cultures
  420. The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional
  421. December 2017

  422. Dinosaur Art 2: The Cutting Edge of Paleoart
  423. Shark Attacks: Myths, Misunderstandings and Human Fear
  424. Creatures Born of Mud and Slime: The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation
  425. Patrons of Paleontology: How Government Support Shaped a Science
  426. The Big Conservation Lie: The Untold Story of Wildlife Conservation in Kenya
  427. November 2017

  428. Evolving God: A Provocative View on the Origins of Religion
  429. The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, & the End of an Empire
  430. All the Boats on the Ocean: How Government Subsidies Led to Global Overfishing
  431. The Irresponsible Pursuit of Paradise (Second Edition)
  432. Stepping in the Same River Twice: Replication in Biological Research
  433. Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9
  434. Scale: The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies
  435. A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution
  436. Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams
  437. October 2017

  438. Paleoart: Visions of the Prehistoric Past, 1830-1980
  439. Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction
  440. Evolution’s Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins
  441. Deep Thinkers: An Exploration of Intelligence in Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
  442. Are Dolphins Really Smart? The Mammal Behind the Myth
  443. The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins
  444. Cataclysms: A New Geology for the Twenty-First Century
  445. The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth’s Past Mass Extinctions
  446. Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science
  447. September 2017

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