Science & Nature

This is a selection of some of our absolute favorite books from our Science and Nature sections. Whether you're looking for the best of new releases or a tried and true old favorite, we've got something to recommend. Click here to browse our other curated sections.

 

 

Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062975645
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Published: HarperOne - May 12th, 2020

What It's Like to Be a Bird: From Flying to Nesting, Eating to Singing--What Birds Are Doing, and Why (Sibley Guides) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780307957894
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Published: Knopf - April 14th, 2020

The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780345806291
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Published: Vintage - October 4th, 2016

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393324822
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 17th, 2004

Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393358094
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 18th, 2020

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399184413
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 1st, 2016

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How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525537090
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 3rd, 2019

All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593237069
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Published: One World - September 22nd, 2020

Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735213616
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 26th, 2020

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All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780898153880
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Published: Ten Speed Press - February 1st, 1991

Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501160271
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 14th, 2020

I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life Cover Image
By Ed Yong
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062368607
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Published: Ecco - January 16th, 2018

Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524731670
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Published: Knopf - February 18th, 2020

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781571311771
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Published: Milkweed Editions - October 13th, 2020

The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored Man's Love Affair with Nature Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571313508
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Published: Milkweed Editions - June 13th, 2017

Fylling's Illustrated Guide to Pacific Coast Tide Pools Cover Image
By Marni Fylling, Chris Giorni (Foreword by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781597143028
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Published: Heyday Books - June 1st, 2015

Every Penguin in the World: A Quest to See Them All Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781632172662
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Published: Sasquatch Books - March 18th, 2020

Nature Anatomy: The Puzzle (500 pieces) Cover Image
By Julia Rothman (Illustrator), Julia Rothman
$20.00
ISBN: 9781635864014
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - October 13th, 2020

The Way of Imagination: Essays Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640093652
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 11th, 2020

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate--Discoveries from a Secret World Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771642484
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Published: Greystone Books - September 13th, 2016

Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alaska Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781772130089
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Published: Lone Pine International - August 21st, 2016