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.

    August 2022

  1. When the Sahara Was Green: How Our Greatest Desert Came to Be
  2. An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us
  3. Sex in City Plants, Animals, Fungi, and More: A Guide to Reproductive Diversity
  4. Different: What Apes Can Teach Us About Gender
  5. July 2022

  6. Imbattable, Tome 3: Le Cauchemar des Malfrats
  7. The Earth – A Biography of Life: The Story of Life on Our Planet through 47 Incredible Organisms
  8. The Art and Science of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs
  9. The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity
  10. June 2022

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

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

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

  27. The Greywacke: How a Priest, a Soldier and a Schoolteacher Uncovered 300 Million Years of History
  28. Super Volcanoes: What They Reveal about Earth and the Worlds Beyond
  29. A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You
  30. Otherlands: A World in the Making
  31. Explorers of Deep Time: Paleontologists and the History of Life
  32. Notes from Deep Time: A Journey Through Our Past and Future Worlds
  33. February 2022

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

  41. Mammalian Paleoecology: Using the Past to Study the Present
  42. The Ocean’s Whistleblower: The Remarkable Life and Work of Daniel Pauly
  43. Being a Human: Adventures in 40,000 Years of Consciousness
  44. The Incredible Journey of Plants
  45. Scientist: E. O. Wilson: A Life in Nature
  46. December 2021

  47. Observing Evolution: Peppered Moths and the Discovery of Parallel Melanism
  48. Fire & Ice: The Volcanoes of the Solar System
  49. Plagues upon the Earth: Disease and the Course of Human History
  50. Sentient: What Animals Reveal About Our Senses
  51. The Contamination of the Earth: A History of Pollutions in the Industrial Age
  52. November 2021

  53. Aesop’s Animals: The Science Behind the Fables
  54. Aesop’s Fables
  55. The Wood Age: How One Material Shaped the Whole of Human History
  56. A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters
  57. London Clay: Journeys in the Deep City
  58. Life in the Cosmos: From Biosignatures to Technosignatures
  59. October 2021

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

  66. The Empty Sea: The Future of the Blue Economy
  67. Worlds in Shadow: Submerged Lands in Science, Memory and Myth
  68. Weird Earth: Debunking Strange Ideas about Our Planet
  69. Life’s Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive
  70. Islands of Abandonment: Life in the Post-Human Landscape
  71. Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse
  72. August 2021

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

  81. A Curious Boy: The Making of a Scientist
  82. Alien Oceans: The Search for Life in the Depths of Space
  83. Ocean Worlds: The Story of Seas on Earth and Other Planets
  84. The Science of Middle-Earth: A New Understanding of Tolkien and His World
  85. Ant Architecture: The Wonder, Beauty, and Science of Underground Nests
  86. What Is Health? Allostasis and the Evolution of Human Design
  87. June 2021

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

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

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

  109. A Planet of Viruses (Third Edition)
  110. The Brilliant Abyss: True Tales of Exploring the Deep Sea, Discovering Hidden Life and Selling the Seabed
  111. Escape from Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity
  112. Viruses, Pandemics, and Immunity
  113. The Sediments of Time: My Lifelong Search for the Past
  114. Fossil Men: The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind
  115. February 2021

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

  121. The Great Acceleration: An Environmental History of the Anthropocene Since 1945
  122. Future Sea: How to Rescue and Protect the World’s Oceans
  123. Cataclysms: An Environmental History of Humanity
  124. Techno-Fix: Why Technology Won’t Save Us or the Environment
  125. December 2020

  126. Rivers of Power: How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms, Destroyed Civilizations, and Shapes Our World
  127. Ancient Bones: Unearthing the Astonishing New Story of How We Became Human
  128. The Real Planet of the Apes: A New Story of Human Origins
  129. Neanderthal Language: Demystifying the Linguistic Powers of our Extinct Cousins
  130. Europasaurus: Life on Jurassic Islands / Urzeitinseln voller Leben
  131. Metazoa: Animal Minds and the Birth of Consciousness
  132. Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life
  133. Marvelous Microfossils: Creators, Timekeepers, Architects
  134. November 2020

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

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

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

  155. Kindred: Neanderthal Life, Love, Death and Art
  156. Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl
  157. The Inside Out of Flies
  158. The Secret Life of Flies
  159. Volcanotectonics: Understanding the Structure, Deformation and Dynamics of Volcanoes
  160. Volcanoes (Second Edition)
  161. July 2020

  162. COVID-19: The Pandemic that Never Should Have Happened, and How to Stop the Next One
  163. Natural: The Seductive Myth of Nature’s Goodness
  164. On the Prowl: In Search of Big Cat Origins
  165. Becoming Wild: How Animals Learn to be Animals
  166. Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel
  167. Understanding Coronavirus
  168. June 2020

  169. Life through the Ages II: Twenty-First Century Visions of Prehistory
  170. Desert Navigator: The Journey of an Ant
  171. The Flaws That Kill Our Democracy
  172. Growth: From Microorganisms to Megacities
  173. May 2020

  174. The Technology Trap: Capital, Labor, and Power in the Age of Automation
  175. How to Predict Everything: The Formula Transforming What We Know About Life and the Universe
  176. Tree Story: The History of the World Written in Rings
  177. Time and the Generations: Population Ethics for a Diminishing Planet
  178. Ocean Circulation in Three Dimensions
  179. April 2020

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

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

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

  206. The Story of the Dinosaurs in 25 Discoveries: Amazing Fossils and the People Who Found Them
  207. Dance of the Dung Beetles: Their Role in Our Changing World
  208. The Mosquito: A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
  209. Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime
  210. Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime
  211. December 2019

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

  218. How History Gets Things Wrong: The Neuroscience of Our Addiction to Stories
  219. Slime: How Algae Created Us, Plague Us, and Just Might Save Us
  220. Wild Sea: A History of the Southern Ocean
  221. Fire in the Sky: Cosmic Collisions, Killer Asteroids, and the Race to Defend Earth
  222. Abundant Earth: Toward an Ecological Civilization
  223. The Outlaw Ocean: Crime and Survival in the Last Untamed Frontier
  224. Fungipedia: A Brief Compendium of Mushroom Lore
  225. October 2019

  226. The Rise of Reptiles: 320 Million Years of Evolution
  227. An Atlas of Geographical Wonders: From Mountaintops to Riverbeds
  228. The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past
  229. Why North is Up: Map Conventions and Where They Came From
  230. The Smart Neanderthal: Cave Art, Bird Catching & the Cognitive Revolution
  231. Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations
  232. The Weather Machine: How We See Into the Future
  233. September 2019

  234. The Selfish Ape: Human Nature and Our Path to Extinction
  235. Through a Glass Brightly: Using Science to See Our Species as We Really Are
  236. Rates of Evolution: A Quantitative Synthesis
  237. Fires of Life: Endothermy in Birds and Mammals
  238. Tracking the Highland Tiger: In Search of Scottish Wildcats
  239. Malthus: The Life and Legacies of an Untimely Prophet
  240. Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holes
  241. The Frayed Atlantic Edge: A Historian’s Journey from Shetland to the Channel
  242. The Dark Side of the Hive: The Evolution of the Imperfect Honeybee
  243. Journeys in the Wild: The Secret Life of a Cameraman
  244. August 2019

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

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

  265. Vanishing Fish: Shifting Baselines and the Future of Global Fisheries
  266. The Tales Teeth Tell: Development, Evolution, Behavior
  267. Can Democracy Work? A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World
  268. The Internet Trap: How the Digital Economy Builds Monopolies and Undermines Democracy
  269. Incredible Journeys: Exploring the Wonders of Animal Navigation
  270. Discovering Retroviruses: Beacons in the Biosphere
  271. I, Mammal: The Story of What Makes Us Mammals
  272. Upheaval: How Nations Cope with Crisis and Change
  273. May 2019

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

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

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

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

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

  328. Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are
  329. End of the Megafauna: The Fate of the World’s Hugest, Fiercest, and Strangest Animals
  330. The Art of Animal Anatomy: All Life is Here, Dissected and Depicted
  331. Energy: A Human History
  332. Across the Bridge: Understanding the Origin of the Vertebrates
  333. King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology
  334. When Humans Nearly Vanished: The Catastrophic Explosion of the Toba Volcano
  335. Luminous Creatures: The History and Science of Light Production in Living Organisms
  336. November 2018

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

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

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

  372. The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money
  373. She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity
  374. The Art of Naming
  375. Brave New Arctic: The Untold Story of the Melting North
  376. Science Unlimited? The Challenges of Scientism
  377. Should We Control World Population?
  378. An Essay on the Principle of Population: The 1803 Edition
  379. The Equations of Life: The Hidden Rules Shaping Evolution
  380. Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States
  381. Earth History and Palaeogeography
  382. July 2018

  383. Pseudoscience: The Conspiracy Against Science
  384. The Enlightened Gene: Biology, Buddhism, and the Convergence That Explains the World
  385. After Man: A Zoology of the Future
  386. Animal Internet: Nature and the Digital Revolution
  387. A Wilder Time: Notes from a Geologist at the Edge of the Greenland Ice
  388. Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees
  389. Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World’s Largest Animals
  390. Unnatural Selection
  391. The Spinning Magnet: The Force That Created the Modern World – and Could Destroy It
  392. June 2018

  393. Too Big to Walk: The New Science of Dinosaurs
  394. The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Conflicting Visions of the Future of Our Planet
  395. Viruses: Agents of Evolutionary Invention
  396. Superbugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria
  397. May 2018

  398. The Oceans: A Deep History
  399. Burning Planet: The Story of Fire Through Time
  400. The First Domestication: How Wolves and Humans Coevolved
  401. The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilisation
  402. A Taste for the Beautiful: The Evolution of Attraction
  403. The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century
  404. Eye of the Shoal: A Fish-Watcher’s Guide to Life, the Ocean and Everything
  405. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World
  406. Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the New Science of the Human Past
  407. April 2018

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

  416. Effective Conservation Science: Data Not Dogma
  417. Defending Biodiversity: Environmental Science and Ethics
  418. Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences: From Heresy to Truth
  419. Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion
  420. February 2018

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

  426. Getting Science Wrong: Why the Philosophy of Science Matters
  427. Mate Choice: The Evolution of Sexual Decision Making from Microbes to Humans
  428. Monarchs of the Sea: The Extraordinary 500-Million-Year History of Cephalopods
  429. Numbers and the Making of Us: Counting and the Course of Human Cultures
  430. The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional
  431. December 2017

  432. Dinosaur Art 2: The Cutting Edge of Paleoart
  433. Shark Attacks: Myths, Misunderstandings and Human Fear
  434. Creatures Born of Mud and Slime: The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation
  435. Patrons of Paleontology: How Government Support Shaped a Science
  436. The Big Conservation Lie: The Untold Story of Wildlife Conservation in Kenya
  437. November 2017

  438. Evolving God: A Provocative View on the Origins of Religion
  439. The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, & the End of an Empire
  440. All the Boats on the Ocean: How Government Subsidies Led to Global Overfishing
  441. The Irresponsible Pursuit of Paradise (Second Edition)
  442. Stepping in the Same River Twice: Replication in Biological Research
  443. Modern Prometheus: Editing the Human Genome with CRISPR-Cas9
  444. Scale: The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies
  445. A Crack in Creation: The New Power to Control Evolution
  446. Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams
  447. October 2017

  448. Paleoart: Visions of the Prehistoric Past, 1830-1980
  449. Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction
  450. Evolution’s Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins
  451. Deep Thinkers: An Exploration of Intelligence in Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
  452. Are Dolphins Really Smart? The Mammal Behind the Myth
  453. The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins
  454. Cataclysms: A New Geology for the Twenty-First Century
  455. The Ends of the World: Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth’s Past Mass Extinctions
  456. Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science
  457. September 2017

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