Headed on vacation this summer? Why not take a great science book along with you? Author Lee Billings and Brainpickings.org
editor Maria Popova share their top picks for summer science reading, from recent releases to oldies-but-goodies, and even a little sci-fi.
, by Kim Stanley Robinson
(series), by Hugh Howey
, by Andy Weir (listen to the SciFri interview with Weir here
and read an excerpt here
The Uncommon Raven: One Smart Bird
, by Diane Phelps Budden